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Published 7 minutes ago
GM issues 6 more safety recalls
DETROIT — General Motors issued six more recalls today, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles.

Published 20 minutes ago
Senate agrees on $11B highway funding
WASHINGTON — The Senate is moving toward passage of an $11 billion measure to temporarily fix a multibillion-dollar shortfall in federal highway and transit programs.

Published 1 hour ago
FAA continues ban on flights to Tel Aviv
WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv while assessing the danger of rocket attacks.

Published 2 hours ago
U.S. stocks drift at midday trading
NEW YORK — Stocks are little changed in midday trading as traders look over a mixed batch of corporate earnings.

Updated 2 hours ago
Senate panel OKs McDonald for V.A. secretary
WASHINGTON — The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee today endorsed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of Veterans Affairs.

Published 2 hours ago
U.S. proposes tougher tank car rules
WASHINGTON  — Thousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two years under regulations proposed today in response to a series of fiery train crashes over the past year, including a runaway oil train that exploded in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people.

Published 7 hours ago
Kerry cites progress in Gaza talks
JERUSALEM — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations toward a cease-fire agreement in the Gaza Strip are making some progress after days of a deadly impasse between Israel and Hamas militants.

Published 7 hours ago
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Published 13 hours ago
Clashing rulings throw subsidies into question
Much was at stake Tuesday as courts debated whether the wording of the federal health-care law prevents the government from giving subsidies in states that use the federally run health insurance exchange.

Published 15 hours ago
Suspect in Texas police shooting 'presumed dead'
LA JOYA, Texas — Authorities say a man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers is “presumed dead” after an assault by officers on the house in which he was barricaded.