Democrats: Boehner 'puppet' of Cruz

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) offered to open negotiations on tax reform Wednesday if Republicans agree to a clean resolution to reopen the government. Reid sent a more…

'Your account cannot be created at this time'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) MIAMI — The glitches in the new electronic health care sign-up system began almost immediately at the Jessie Trice Community Health Center, in one of more…

Obama meeting with lawmakers over shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama summoned congressional leaders to the White House on Wednesday as a partial government shutdown entered a second day with little sign of more…

Shutdown spreads to beaches of Normandy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) PARIS — Tourists travelling to Omaha Beach to pay their respects to the 9,387 military dead at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial will find more…

Obama behind 'barrycades' at WWII monument

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Obama administration has decided to block access to public memorials on the National Mall as a result of the government shutdown. The decision is similar to the more…

Dems, GOP trade blame for shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — First slowed, then stalled by political gridlock, the vast machinery of government clanged into partial shutdown mode on Tuesday and PresidentBarack Obama warned the longer it more…

Private sector adds 166,000 jobs in September

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) WASHINGTON -- The private sector added a disappointing 166,000 net new jobs last month and significantly revised down its estimate for August in a sign more…

Celebrated author Tom Clancy dies at 66

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY) Author Tom Clancy has passed away at the age of 66, according to the New York Times. Clancy penned the popular Jack Ryan series, including The Hunt for more…

House backs funding for parks, vets, D.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The House of Representatives will make another attempt Wednesday to pass three emergency funding bills after each failed to obtain the required two-thirds majority Tuesday. The more…