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Government borrowing increases under GOP, Obama plans

Government borrowing increases under GOP, Obama plans

It’s all but impossible to glean from the political rhetoric, but government borrowing will grow by trillions of dollars over the next decade if the budget backed by House Republicans…

Osama bin Laden found, killed by U.S. forces

Osama bin Laden found, killed by U.S. forces

Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans, was slain in his luxury hideout in Pakistan early Monday in a…

Osama’s path to fanaticism

Osama’s path to fanaticism

Osama bin Laden was born into one of Saudi Arabia’s most prosperous families, but he left home in search of revolution, found a path of fanaticism, inspired a murderous organization…

New Yorkers celebrate bin Laden’s death

New Yorkers celebrate bin Laden’s death

Hundreds of jubilant people streamed to the spot where the World Trade Center fell almost 10 years ago, waving American flags, snapping pictures and breaking into song early Monday to…

Air strikes kill Gadhafi’s son, grandchildren

Air strikes kill Gadhafi’s son, grandchildren

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi escaped a NATO missile strike in Tripoli that killed one of his sons and three young grandchildren, a government spokesman said early Sunday. Hours later, Gadhafi’s…

Trump takes obscenity-laced road show to Vegas

Trump takes obscenity-laced road show to Vegas

Real estate developer and TV showman Donald Trump fueled speculation that he’ll enter the 2012 White House race, assuring a crowd of supporters at a Las Vegas casino that he…

Obama accuses oil companies of profiteering

Obama accuses oil companies of profiteering

President Barack Obama says oil companies are profiting from rising pump prices and he wants Congress to end $4 billion in annual tax breaks for the oil and gas industry.…

Seniors upset with GOP’s plans for Medicare changes

Seniors upset with GOP’s plans for Medicare changes

The Republican plan to privatize Medicare wouldn’t touch his benefits, but Walter Dotson still doesn’t like the idea. He worries about the consequences long after he’s gone, for the grandson…

Obama’s dad was forced to leave Harvard

Obama’s dad was forced to leave Harvard

President Barack Obama’s father was forced to leave Harvard University before completing his Ph.D. in economics because the school was concerned about his personal life and finances, according to newly…

Tornado victims had just minutes to find safety

Tornado victims had just minutes to find safety

A Georgia salon owner and her two daughters — Sky and Stormy — climbed inside a tanning bed while a tornado ripped the roof off their business. A Virginia couple…