Obama again faces tug of military action in Syria
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For three years, President Barack Obama has resisted the pull of potential U.S. military action in Syria....
4 Kochs took genes, money in different directions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- They are the outsized force in modern American politics, the best-known brand of the big money era, yet still something of a mystery to those who cash their checks....
Koch 101: Some basics on the billionaire brothers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A primer on the Koch brothers and their role in politics....
Democrats adopt 2016 presidential primary calendar
ATLANTA (AP) -- Leaders of the Democratic Party adopted their 2016 presidential nominating calendar on Saturday, setting the stage for a successor to President Barack Obama....
Clinton shadow in Iowa no threat to some Democrats
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) -- Democrats with presidential dreams are coming to Iowa with little fanfare, entourage or recognition....
Gov't warns US retailers about hacking software
WASHINGTON (AP) -- More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could be infected with malicious software lurking in their cash register computers, allowing hackers to steal customer financial data, the Homeland Security Department said Friday....
US won't let borders hamper fight vs. extremists
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A senior White House official raised the possibility Friday of a broader American military campaign that targets an Islamic extremist group's bases in Syria, saying the U.S would take whatever action is necessary to protect national security....
According to a recent Gallup Poll Americans now mention a non-economic issue, such as dissatisfaction with government, immigration, or ethical and moral decline-than an economic one as the top problem. The renewed focus on non-economic issues was first evident in May 2013, and the gap between economic and non-economic mentions has now widened to 33 points, with 71- percent of Americans mentioning non-economic issues and 38-percent citing economic issues.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Considering the Governor's comments, if indicted do you think there can be a fair trial in the Michael Brown wrongful death case in Missouri?