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New allegations renew old questions about Saudi Arabia, 9-11

Posted: 02/07/2015 - For years, some current and former American officials have been urging President Barack Obama to release secret files they say document links between the government of Saudi Arabia and the Sept. 11 attacks.

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Gov't says fewer drivers are drinking, but more use drugs

Posted: 02/06/2015 - A government report says the number of drivers who get on the road with alcohol in their systems has declined by nearly one-third since 2007, but there has been a large increase in drivers using marijuana and other illegal drugs.

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US consumer borrowing rises $14.8 billion in December

Posted: 02/06/2015 - Consumers increased their borrowing in December, with the category that includes credit cards rising at the fastest pace in eight months. That could be an indication that consumer spending will strengthen as strong jobs gains give shoppers more confidence about taking on debt.

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US: No evidence backing up IS claim of American's death

Posted: 02/06/2015 - The White House says it hasn't seen any evidence at this time to corroborate the Islamic State group's claims that an American female hostage has been killed in a Jordanian airstrike.

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More robust US job market adds 257,000 positions as pay jumps

Posted: 02/06/2015 - One private economist says today's January jobs report shows that this is going to be "the year of the American consumer." Russell Price of the financial services firm Ameriprise says strong job growth will bring "a pickup in wages and salaries."

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White House asked to help journalist held in Syria

Posted: 02/05/2015 - The parents of a missing journalist detained in Syria and the press freedom group Reporters Without Borders are calling on the White House to help bring the journalist home safely.

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NY court asked to release grand jury chokehold death details

Posted: 02/05/2015 - A New York judge is hearing arguments by lawyers who want him to disclose what happened in secret proceedings before a grand jury declined to press criminal charges in the police chokehold death of an unarmed man.

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Pelosi: Talks focus on 3-year OK of force against militants

Posted: 02/05/2015 - The top House Democrat says talks with the Obama administration about a new authorization of military action against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria are focusing on a time frame of three years, but that there isn't agreement yet on what geographic areas would be covered and what kinds of force could be used.

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House to vote next week on Keystone pipeline

Posted: 02/03/2015 - House Republican leaders say the House will vote next week on legislation to construct the Keystone XL pipeline and send it to President Barack Obama. Obama has threatened a veto.

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