An incident of unknown nature occurred at Los Angeles International Airport, and there were reports that at least some people had been evacuated.
President Obama has ordered the National Security Agency to stop eavesdropping on the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden has landed a job at a Russian website, after fleeing America and seeking asylum in Moscow.
Cuts kicking in Friday will siphon $5 billion from a program that helps one in seven Americans put three meals on the table.
The FAA announced that the agency will be relaxing guidelines on passenger electronic device use during takeoff and landing.
As administration officials scrambled to fix technical glitches, Obama blamed private insurers for a separate problem that has critics questioning his honesty.
Detroit, Santa Barbara and Reno are leading the housing recovery, according to a new report from realtor.com. Baseball's new champ, Boston, wasn't too bad, either.
President Obama is set to announce that Washington is expanding efforts to entice foreign firms to bring jobs to the U.S., officials said.
A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll has found President Obama's job approval rating has tumbled by 5 percentage points in less than three weeks.
A onetime engineer who earned his law degree at night has been behind the government’s campaign to punish Wall Street for the financial crisis.
To the surprise of virtually no one, the Fed kept its cheap-money policy in place and pledged to continue pumping $85 billion a month.
Rising tax receipts led the US to run a budget surplus in September, leaving the federal deficit for the full year at its lowest level since 2008.
The NSA apparently tapped the fiber-optic cables connecting Google's and Yahoo's overseas servers.
The federal Obamacare marketplace remained out of service because of the second outage this week of the company that hosts key components of the site.
Negotiators on Capitol Hill began discussing ways to ease indiscriminate spending cuts slamming the Pentagon and domestic agencies alike.
A young freelancer tells CNBC about her realization that Obamacare will actually increase her health-care costs.
When President Obama lands in Boston to talk about the federal health insurance overhaul, he'll be hoping to draw parallels with Massachusetts' law.
The early Healthcare.gov access has been a "miserably frustrating experience for way too many Americans," HHS Secretary Sebelius said.
India's second-largest IT services exporter has agreed to pay $34 million in a civil settlement with U.S. authorities investigating its use of visas.
The hottest sports ticket in America is in Boston, where the Red Sox can win the World Series. But if you want to go, wear comfortable shoes.