After a lackluster 2009 edition, this year's Tour de France was filled with action, from the cementing of Contador and Schleck's rivalry to Armstrong's bumpy exit from the sport he dominated in unprecedented fashion.
07/26/2010 09:58 am
While Senate pushes unemployment extension, federal data shows more North Dakotans hold jobs than ever before. Alaska is also near its record.
07/20/2010 07:36 pm
With the end of the BP oil spill in sight, Obama orders federal agencies to zone human uses of coastal seas (and the Great Lakes). It won't be easy but it is essential.
07/19/2010 01:05 pm
Film director Roman Polanski may have avoided extradition stemming from a 1977 child sex case, but his case runs counter to the trend. Why more countries are handing over suspects to the US.
07/12/2010 09:50 pm
As many as 300,000 war vets from Iraq and Afghanistan have experienced post-traumatic stress disorder. Now, the process for getting treatment and compensation for PTSD is being streamlined.
07/10/2010 02:02 pm
State governors are entering a weekend of talks in Boston about policy matters. Here are four indicators of the 'state of the states.'
07/09/2010 08:40 pm
Between them, Obama and Biden are visiting Missouri, Nevada, Oregon, and California in support of Democratic candidates Thursday and Friday.
07/08/2010 07:58 pm
Supreme Court refuses the Vatican's request for dismissal, allowing a priest sex-abuse case in Oregon to proceed against the Holy See. The complaint seeks money damages from the church.
06/28/2010 07:43 pm
Members of Congress began work Tuesday to resolve differences in the House and Senate versions of financial reform legislation.
06/15/2010 07:35 pm
Sprint said its EVO 4G had made a strong first-day showing, besting all company sales records. But does the Sprint EVO 4G have enough lasting power to best its competitors in the smartphone market?
06/07/2010 05:07 pm