American servicemen and women honored their fallen comrades on Memorial Day in Iraq, as the war winds down there.
06/01/2010 02:28 pm
Faced with a $19 billion budget shortfall, Governor Schwarzenegger called for eliminating the state's welfare-to-work program, and he proposed cuts to child care and health services.
05/15/2010 02:08 pm
Avid sailor and educator Mary Crowley is recruiting help to clean up the North Pacific Trash Gyre, a 'garbage patch' of plastic and other trash in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
05/10/2010 01:23 pm
Funding for NASA's Orion crew capsule's escape system has dried up, according to industry sources.
05/07/2010 05:36 pm
04/26/2010 03:29 pm
San Francisco Police Chief George Gascón has been meeting with Muslim leaders and groups, apologizing for remarks he made about preparing for terrorist attacks.
04/02/2010 08:10 pm
Members of the Tea Party movement say they are not beholden to the GOP.
03/18/2010 04:12 pm
Spending heavily and fresh off a debate with Steve Poizner, eBay millionaire Meg Whitman has leapfrogged former governor Jerry Brown in the race for California governor, according to a new poll.
03/17/2010 04:44 pm
The Justice Department is highlighting cases where tax preparers filed for fraudulent tax refunds in a bid to discourage would-be tax cheats.
03/16/2010 08:08 pm
Atheist Michael Newdow challenged 'under God' in the Pledge of Allegiance and 'in God we trust' on US currency as unconstitutional endorsements of religion. But the Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals said the references to God are grounded in historical philosophy and politics.
03/11/2010 07:56 pm