• Special fund to keep D.C. running gets approval if government shuts down

    D.C Mayor Vince Gray says he intends to keep things running normally if the federal government shuts down this week.

  • Focus on new FDA powers after salmonella outbreak

    A salmonella outbreak has now sickened 100 people in the United States, and a food-safety advocacy group says rules already on the books could have prevented anybody from getting sick.