Government Business And Finance

Gov't shutdown deadline nears; Trump says 'not looking good'

Jan 20, 2018

Bitterly divided Congress careens toward a midnight government shutdown in a partisan stare-down

The Latest: Budget deal 'Not looking good,' Trump tweets

Jan 20, 2018

President Donald Trump says efforts to avert a government shutdown are "Not looking good."

Missouri offered about $2.5 billion in incentives to Amazon

Jan 19, 2018

Missouri offered Amazon nearly $2.5 billion in incentives over 10 years in a bid to lure the company's second headquarters to the state

AP Explains: Why is the government close to a shutdown?

Jan 19, 2018

The rancor driving politics in Washington these days has left Congress hours away from a government shutdown

The Latest: Cell carriers may omit phones from alert system

Jan 19, 2018

The Hawaii adjutant general says he told Gov. David Ige that a missile alert was a false alarm two minutes after it went out statewide

Bad timing: Shutdown threat shadows Trump 1-year festivities

Jan 19, 2018

President Donald Trump was supposed to be spending the weekend celebrating the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Now he's dealing with a potential government shutdown.

Nuns appeal pipeline project on religious grounds

Jan 19, 2018

A group of nuns is asking a federal appeals court to halt a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property

Analysis: Emboldened Democrats take page from the hard right

Jan 19, 2018

Analysis: Emboldened Democrats take page from the hard right

Crunch time: What Amazon wants for its new HQ

Jan 19, 2018

Crunch time: What Amazon wants from the cities vying to make the cut

Mattis says US competitive warfighting edge has eroded

Jan 19, 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is laying out a broad new defense strategy, and he's warning that all aspects of the military's competitive warfighting edge have eroded

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