Government Business And Finance

US regulators OK Atlantic Coast, Mountain Valley pipelines

Oct 14, 2017

Federal regulators have granted conditional approvals for two major natural gas pipelines on the East Coast

Trump's blow to 'Obamacare' jolts health consumers, politics

Oct 14, 2017

President Donald Trump's cut-off of federal payments to insurers is jolting the health care and political worlds

Utility shares tank after notice on wildfire evidence

Oct 14, 2017

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. shares plummeted 10.5 percent, after regulators directed the company to preserve any evidence of failed poles or other equipment that might be connected to Northern California wildfires that killed 32 people

Analysis: Trump applies chaos strategy to health care, Iran

Oct 13, 2017

Analysis: Trump applies chaos strategy to health care, Iran

US judge refuses to lift freeze on policy tying federal grants to immigration enforcement

Oct 13, 2017

US judge refuses to lift freeze on policy tying federal grants to immigration enforcement

Canada PM talks wages on Mexico visit, amid NAFTA talks

Oct 13, 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has raised the issue of Mexico's persistently low wages as the two countries continue to negotiate with the United States over the North American Free Trade Agreement

The Latest: US urges Kenya security forces to use restraint

Oct 13, 2017

The Latest: US urges Kenya security forces to use restraint after 2 protesters shot dead

Under pressure from Congress, IRS suspends Equifax contract

Oct 13, 2017

The IRS has suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax

Israeli minister calls for new sanctions on Iran

Oct 13, 2017

An Israeli Cabinet minister says the best possible outcome of the U.S.-Iran showdown over the contentious nuclear deal would be for Congress to "come together around new, significant sanctions."

The Latest: McConnell praises Collins for staying in Senate

Oct 13, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is praising Maine Sen. Susan Collins' decision to bypass a gubernatorial run and remain in the U.S. Senate