Tamara Schirrmacher dresses up as The Statue of Liberty as she holds chains that she says represent the national debt during a tax day Tea Party event in Pleasanton, Calif., April 15, 2009. Protests took place around the country to demonstrate against recent bailouts and excessive government spending.
New survey shows 30 cities saw home prices rise in the third quarter.
Recent domestic terror suspects had converted to Islam while in prison. Experts are divided on the extent of the threat.
Arrests in separate terror plots in Springfield, Ill., and Dallas Thursday followed the indictment of Najibullah Zazi for plotting an attack in New York. Experts say the cases highlight the danger of domestic terrorism.
Daniel Boyd was accused Thursday of planning to attack a Marine base in Quantico, Va. Two others were arrested on charges of plotting separate bomb attacks.
The nation has elected a black man as president, but that hasn't erased deep-seated racism or economic inequalities.
Of the 60-plus Lincoln books released this season, several stand out.
Democratic control of Washington brings unity but also new demands.