The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."
A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.
Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.
Netflix has agreed to pay AT&T to ensure smooth delivery of its content.
About 70 percent of Americans think the U.S. should provide temporary support and housing for unaccompanied minors who illegally cross the border.
Republicans have no plans to begin impeachment proceedings against the President, House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner says.
Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.
Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.
In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.
Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.
Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.
Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country should prepare for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.
Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.
The head of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and his House counterpart will outline the funding agreement at a news conference today.
One man died and at least eight people were injured in a lightning strike during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles.
Israel eased its assaults in the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rocket fire from the enclave declined sharply on Monday, with calls for a durable ceasefire.
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A top White House adviser says Republicans may try to impeach President Barack Obama over his go-it-alone immigration strategy.