Economist Dean Baker says the Murray-Ryan budget deal helps Congress by forestalling an election-year standoff, but puts a drag on the economy by preventing job-creating growth
Arsenal qualify for the Champions League knockout stages but have to settle for the runners-up spot in Group F after losing 2-0 to Napoli.
The US state department says it is considering all options, including sanctions, towards Ukraine after riot police moved in on protesters.
The Royal Bank of Scotland is fined $100m by US regulators for violating US sanctions against Iran, Sudan, Burma, and Cuba.
Robin Meade gets a manly makeover and even learns how to act like a man with the help of actor Steve Coulter.
It could have had a much different outcome. A family of six spent two days in the Nevada wilderness in sub-zero temperatures after their Jeep rolled off the side of a dirt road and into a crevice.
The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced Wednesday morning, and as one of the leading awards show salvos in what is expected to be a competitive season, what didn't get nominated was as notable as what did.
Celtic equal their heaviest European defeat as they lose 6-1 at Barcelona, whose forward Neymar scores a hat-trick.
We know you're starting to panic. With just a few weeks left in the holiday season, you still needs Christmas gift ideas for some of the people on your list: the babysitter you want to keep happy, the co-worker you drew in the office Secret Santa exchange, the in-laws who have everything, the new niece or nephew who already seems to have so much for such a tiny person.
As an ice storm swept the Midwest and East Coast this week, cooped-up photographers took the opportunity to take a closer look at Mother Nature's gift.
New Day Midday looks at a Florida surfer fight off a shark, Time's Person of the Year, and a kissing kindergartner.
The US and UK suspend "non-lethal assistance" to rebels in northern Syria - but not humanitarian aid - after an Islamist alliance seizes FSA bases.
U.S. Marine Jeff Fangman catches and then releases a Great White shark off the California coast. KGTV reports.