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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is seeking changes in overtime rules that will make millions of workers eligible for time-and-a-half pay for their extra work.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says Beijing and Washington should focus on mutual interests and the long term, sounding a cordial note despite a spat over President Barack Obama's recent meeting with the Dalai Lama.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has approved President Barack Obama's nominee to serve as ambassador to Canada.
WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the nation's largest food service companies is promising a series of changes in support of Michelle Obama's anti-childhood obesity initiative.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved a bill that would speed up congressional lawsuits accusing the president of failure to enforce federal laws.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Touting them as "heroes" who are just as "strong and brave" as their parents, Michelle Obama is praising military children who often have to balance homework and caring for siblings with frequent changes of address.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will travel to California in May to raise money for House Democrats at the home of Qualcomm Inc. founder Irwin Jacobs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel has advanced significant U.S. sanctions on Russia in a bid to pressure President Vladimir Putin to pull Russian troops out of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ireland's prime minister is making his traditional visit to the White House for St. Patrick's Day.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says that if Russia continues an aggressive path in Ukraine, the United States and other countries will, in his words, be "forced to apply costs" to Moscow.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: US and world 'will be forced to apply costs' if Russia continues its path in Ukraine.
MIAMI (AP) — Below is a list of the finalists for the Florida Associated Press Broadcasters Contest. The list is arranged by category and the finalists are named in no particular order.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the Central Intelligence Agency's top lawyer gave it a "heads up" before the CIA filed a criminal complaint with the Justice Department against Senate Intelligence Committee staffers earlier this year. The Senate panel has been investigating the CIA's now-shuttered prison system and harsh interrogation of prisoners.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former Swiss banker has pleaded guilty to his role in a fraud scheme that prosecutors say helped U.S. taxpayers hide as much as $3 billion in assets from the IRS.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says she won't seek a third term in office.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine accused Russia on Wednesday of conducting a large military buildup near their border that raises the threat of an invasion, but Moscow denied that.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The former neighborhood watch volunteer who was acquitted of murder for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin says in an interview that he's trying to be a good person. George Zimmerman says in the videotaped interview with his divorce attorneys that he's trying to figure out who he is. The attorneys released the interview to the public today.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are heading lower for the third day in a row as investors continue to worry about slower growth in China and the lingering tensions in Ukraine. Nine of the 10 industry sectors in the S&P 500 index fell in early trading on Wall Street. The only one that rose was utilities. European markets also fell.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is launching a campaign to promote economic issues facing women, a key voting bloc in this year's midterm election.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House official says President Barack Obama will direct the Labor Department to strengthen overtime pay protections for millions of workers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate bill is proposing hard-hitting U.S. sanctions on Russia in a bid to pressure President Vladimir Putin to pull Russian troops out of Crimea.
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CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. (AP) — After months of railing against President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republicans have scored a key victory in a hard-fought congressional race that has been closely watched as a bellwether of midterm elections in November.