Birth control coverage up for federal appeal
DENVER (AP) -- In the most prominent challenge of its kind, Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. has asked a federal appeals court for an exemption from part of the federal health care law....
Why worry? Less aid by Fed would point to recovery
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Investors have grown nervous that the Federal Reserve will scale back its efforts to boost the U.S. economy sooner than many expected....
Stocks edge lower as investors reassess Fed fears
NEW YORK (AP) -- Investors recovered their poise after a shaky start to trading on Wall Street that sent stocks sharply lower....
Between economy and trouble, Obama approval steady
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The economy is recovering, the White House is dealing with multiple controversies, and President Barack Obama appears generally unaffected either way....
ECB's Draghi: 'Imperative' to set up new bank body
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said it was "imperative" that Europe's leaders create a new agency with powers to restructure busted banks in order to help the region leave its economic and financial crisis behind it once and for all....
Sears reports bigger-than-expected 1Q loss
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sears Holdings Corp. reported a steeper-than-expected loss for its first quarter with the beleaguered retailer blaming a cooler spring for falling sales....
Wyden: FracFocus a 'constructive' tool on drilling
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A website partially funded by the oil and gas industry could be a "constructive" tool for federal regulators as they consider requiring public disclosure of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations, Senate Energy Committee Chairman Ron Wyden said Thursday....
Gap's 1st-quarter profits rises 43 percent
NEW YORK (AP) -- After years of struggling, Gap is back in style....
Do you support allowing openly gay youth to become members of the Boy Scouts of America? <More Info>
Local leaders of the Boy Scouts of America are deciding this week whether to change their long-standing ban on openly gay boys belonging to the organization. The Boy Scouts would keep their ban on gay adult leaders. Some conservatives have denounced the plan, saying the Scouts' tradition would be undermined by the presence of openly gay youth.
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