March 6, 2013 RSS feed / Nation

Snowstorm heads toward D.C.

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — After pummeling the nation’s midsection with heavy snow, a late-winter storm made its way today to the nation’s capital, where residents braced for the possibility of power outages. More...

Obama, Republicans cooperate on spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration and congressional Republicans are quietly working in tandem to blunt the impact of short-term spending cuts that kicked in with dire White House warnings a few days ago, with both sides eager to pocket More...

Obama says U.S. supports people of Venezuela

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is affirming American support for the Venezuelan people and a constructive relationship with their government after the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. More...

Dow record doesn’t impress Wall St. workers

NEW YORK (AP) — What record? There were no signs of a celebration on Wall Street after the Dow Jones industrial average closed at an alltime high Tuesday. More...