National

(Atlanta, GA) -- All signs pointed to an election day loss for political newcomer David Perdue in Georgia's Republican runoff. But the businessman shocked the Republican establishment by winning the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate. Congressman Jack Kingston had all the big...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. intelligence officials say they believe pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine likely shot down a Malaysian airliner "by mistake." Nearly 300 people were killed when the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine last Thursday...
(Washington, DC) -- Senate Democrats want to cut a billion dollars from President Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with the surge of illegal immigrants. Earlier this month, Obama asked Congress to approve three-point-seven billion dollars in funds to help with...
(New York, NY) -- Police in New York are still trying to figure out who replaced American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge with white flags this morning. NYPD Counter-Terrorism Chief John Miller says it appears the white flags were bleached out American flags and notes there doesn't...
(New York, NY) -- New York leaders are calling for a swift probe into the death of Eric Garner. He's the Staten Island man who died in police custody after video shows officers putting him an apparent chokehold. Brooklyn City Councilman Jumaane Williams wants an Inspector...
(Washington, DC) -- The ongoing fight over the healthcare reform law is in muddy waters. Two federal appeals courts have issued opposite rulings on health insurance subsidies. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke after the conflicting rulings. The first in Washington, DC...
(Washington, DC) -- Russia is facing increasing international criticism after last week's Malaysian airline crash in eastern Ukraine. Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst says some of that disapproval is from pro-Russian Ukrainians. Nearly 300 people were killed in the...
(Washington, DC) -- Senators are considering President Obama's nomination of Robert McDonald to head the embattled Veterans Affairs Department. In a Senate confirmation hearing, Vermont independent Bernie Sanders said veterans deserve quality healthcare in a timely manner...
(Undated) -- Some powerful New York CEOs are calling on the House of Representatives to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Reauthorization Act. The Act was originally passed after 9-11 to provide federal insurance in case of damage to businesses after a terrorist attack. On...