Updated: 10/30/2013 - Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says she's sorry consumers have wasted so much time dealing with technical problems on the Obama administration's health insurance website.
Updated: 10/29/2013 - The decision to release the 26 has triggered anguish and anger in Israel, where many view the men as terrorists who have committed grisly crimes against Israelis. Jubilant celebrations kicked off in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip where the prisoners are seen as heroes.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - Team USA will now wear the Made in the USA label.
Updated: 10/29/2013 - With website woes ongoing, the Obama administration Monday granted a six-week extension until March 31 for Americans to sign up for coverage next year and avoid new tax penalties under the president's health care overhaul law.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - The United States could lose access to an important law enforcement tool used to track terrorist money flows, German officials said Monday, as Europe weighed a response to allegations that the Americans spied on their closest European allies.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - Penn State says it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - The American Academy of Pediatrics has new advice many kids will find hard to swallow: It wants limits on tweeting, texting and other social media.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - A British man has been arrested and charged with hacking into computer systems of the U.S. Army, NASA and other federal agencies.
Updated: 10/28/2013 - The former doctor convicted of causing Michael Jackson's death has been released from jail.
Posted: 10/27/2013 - A Chinese immigrant was arrested Sunday on five counts of murder in the deaths of his cousin's wife and her four children in a stabbing rampage in their Brooklyn home.
Posted: 10/27/2013 - Lou Reed, the punk-poet of rock n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the 1960s cult band Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, has died.
Posted: 10/26/2013 - President Barack Obama's weekend media message is about the troubled health care website and he's asking people to give it a chance as experts work to fix it.
Posted: 10/26/2013 - Taylor Farms is recalling broccoli salad and slaw sold across 25 eastern and southern states because they contain ingredients that may be contaminated with Listeria.
Updated: 10/26/2013 - Police say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York's Kennedy International Airport.
Posted: 10/26/2013 - Make that Dr. Kim Jong-un.
Posted: 10/26/2013 - Texas Sen. Ted Cruz argued to influential Iowa Republicans Friday that the partial government shutdown he helped precipitate this month was a success despite a compromise that reopened the government and ultimately funded the health care law he has made his name fighting.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - A special session starting Monday could make Hawaii the newest state to formally legalize gay marriage, a move proponents say would exemplify the state's fabled aloha spirit while granting equality and spurring tourism.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - It will take a lot of work, but "HealthCare.gov is fixable," declared Jeffrey Zients, a management consultant brought in by the White House. By the end of next month, he said, there will be many fewer signup problems - but he stopped short of saying problems will completely disappear.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - Newly released court documents reveal that a 1999 grand jury indicted John Ramsey and Patsy Ramsey for child abuse resulting in death and being an accessory to a crime, including murder.
Posted: 10/24/2013 - That's because, for one evening, the Pennsylvania Avenue side of the president's official residence was lit up in pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Posted: 10/24/2013 - Contractors who built the web portal for the Obama administration's health insurance marketplace said Thursday the site's crippling problems trace back to insufficient testing and changes that government officials made just prior to going live.