Bahrain, hosts of US Navy fleet, claims Iranian drone recovered
NRC launches special inspection of NC nuclear plant shut down after cracking discovered
From Apple to storms to immigration, GOP divisions may dilute focus on White House scandals
Panel advances 5 labor board nominees, but 2 face Republican opposition
Stocks open slightly higher on Wall Street as investors watch the Federal Reserve
Bernanke warning that now is not the time to end stimulus reignites stock rally
Government dysfunction decried by Obama partly due to US founders and political polarization
Sen. Mark R. Warner says he's introduced legislation that would better track the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.
Land and groundwater use at a former circuit board manufacturing facility near Richmond will be restricted because of contamination.
Obama nominates Dan Tangherlini, acting General Services Administration head, to run agency
After a decade of success, global AIDS program looks to the future
Bernanke's congressional testimony to be studied for any hints of shift on Fed bond purchases
US stock futures rising before Bernanke remarks, Fed minutes and housing sales numbers
Intelligence Committee chairman weighs leaving House and bipartisan role to seek Senate seat
Oil steady near $96 a barrel ahead of crude stocks report, Fed chief's testimony to Congress
In Oman, Kerry praises completion of $2.1 billion air defense deal with Raytheon