Government And Politics

The Latest: Uber supports toll if it benefits mass transit

Jan 19, 2018

Uber says it supports congestion pricing in the heart of New York City if it's applied to all vehicles and the revenue goes to mass transit; drivers in part of Manhattan would pay $11.52

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says he will run for a second, four-year term in March election

Jan 19, 2018

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says he will run for a second, four-year term in March election

Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban

Jan 19, 2018

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Jan 19, 2018

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Italian who survived Auschwitz as a child given top honor

Jan 19, 2018

A Jewish woman, one of the few Italian children to survive deportation to Nazi death camps, has been made senator-for-life in Italy

Pakistan's ace in poker match with US: Afghan air routes

Jan 19, 2018

As bad as President Donald Trump describes U.S.-Pakistani ties today, they can get far worse

SEC letter shows bitcoin funds won't happen soon, if ever

Jan 19, 2018

It may be a while, if ever, before investors can buy an exchange-traded fund with holdings of bitcoin and other digital currencies.

Baker seeks $15M for schools educating hurricane victims

Jan 19, 2018

Gov. Charlie Baker is seeking $15 million in additional state funding for school districts that are educating students displaced by hurricanes in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Justice Sotomayor 'fine' after treatment for low blood sugar

Jan 19, 2018

The Supreme Court says diabetic Justice Sonia Sotomayor is "doing fine" after the justice was treated for symptoms of low blood sugar

Dem Leader Schumer says "some progress" made at White House meeting with Trump but "good number of disagreements" remain

Jan 19, 2018

Dem Leader Schumer says "some progress" made at White House meeting with Trump but "good number of disagreements" remain

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