Missile-Alert Mistake Feeds Doubts About A Real EmergencyA blunder that caused more than a million people in Hawaii to fear that they were about to be struck by a nuclear missile fed skepticism Sunday about the government's ability to keep them informed in a real emergency.
US No Longer A 'Full Democracy' Due To Sinking Public Confidence: ReportThe Economist Intelligence Unit released their democracy index, and the United States is no longer a "full democracy."
CA Lawmakers Strike Deal With Labor Unions To Raise State's Minimum Wage To $15Just Saturday night, State Lawmakers have confirmed they have reached a deal with labor unions to boost the state's minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour.
Skeptics Continue To Doubt Military's Explanation Of 'Mystery' Light Over LAA number of local skeptics continue to refuse to believe that the "mystery" light over Los Angeles over the weekend was the result of a military missile test.
AP Source: US To Hit Fiat Chrysler With Record $105M FineThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will reveal the fine on Monday.
A Year On, Children Caught On Border Struggle To Stay, AdaptWhile his teenage mother has been allowed to stay and seek a green card under a program for abused and abandoned children, Joshua's lawyer says he has been classified as an enforcement priority by government lawyers.
Senator: 'Chinese' Hackers Stole Social Security Numbers For Federal Civilian Employees Hackers stole personnel data and Social Security numbers for every federal employee, a government worker union said Thursday.
Government Makes It Easier For Corinthian Students To Erase DebtThe federal government will make it easier for more students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges to get rid of their federal loans, officials announced Monday, as part of a new plan that could cost as much as $3.6 billion.
Near $1B In Medical Malpractice Payouts To Veterans Paid By Federal Funds, Not VAThousands of payouts to veterans who have claimed to be victims of medical malpractice have recently been uncovered, and the money may not be coming from where you might expect.
AP Exclusive: Drones Patrol Half Of Mexico BorderThe U.S. government now patrols nearly half the Mexican border by drones alone in a largely unheralded shift to control desolate stretches where there are no agents, camera towers, ground sensors or fences, and it plans to expand the strategy to the Canadian border.
Relatives Fear For Family In Hurricane-Ravaged Cabo As Mexican Government Evacuates Stranded TouristsBack at home, relatives remain anxious about the well-being of their loved ones, with vacationers left stranded in areas so flooded the only way out is to wait for a flight.
GM Recalls 2.7M More Cars; 'Major Announcement' From Feds To Come At 11:15 A.M.U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Acting Administrator David Friedman are holding a press conference.