Could budget deal usher in new era of cooperation?
Though modest, the deal would end three years of impasse and fiscal instability.
World leaders bow, pray at Nelson Mandela's casket
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — World leaders bowed and prayed Wednesday before the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as South Africa's first black president.
Plodding winter storm finally moves on
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The storm that iced over Dallas, buried Philadelphia in snow and stranded drivers and air travelers everywhere in between at last plodded out of New England, exiting in muted fashion after days of foul weather.
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
AP-GfK poll: Low approval of Congress, Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) — Heading into a congressional election year, Americans hold Congress in strikingly low regard, and nearly two-thirds say they would like to see their House member replaced, a new poll finds.
Sebelius asks for investigation of flawed website
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's top health official is asking for an investigation into the administration's botched rollout of HealthCare.gov.