Poll: GOP Gets the Blame in Shutdown
A new poll says Americans are holding Republicans primarily responsible for the partial government shutdown.
Obama Invites House Democrats to the White House
President Barack Obama is having House Democrats to the White House as a showdown over the budget extends into its ninth day.
Gay Leads Raptors as Celtics’ Stevens Loses Debut
Rudy Gay and Tyler Hansbrough both scored 17 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 97-89 preseason victory over Boston on Monday night in Celtics' coach Brad Stevens' NBA debut.
Boston School Bus Drivers on Strike
A Boston public schools spokesman says about 300 school bus drivers have gone on strike, leaving thousands of children without a way of getting to school.
Gov’t Shutdown Enters Second Week, No End in Sight
The government shutdown enters its second week with no resolution in sight and ominous signs that the United States is moving closer to the possibility of the first-ever default in the nation's history.
Yankees Star Alex Rodriguez Sues MLB, Bud Selig in NYC
Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and its commissioner, saying they are trying to destroy his reputation and career.
Not All Federal Agencies Taking a Hit in Shutdown
As many high-profile agencies sit idle because of the federal government shutdown, some are humming along just fine.
Pa. Gov: Gay Marriage is Like Marriage of Siblings
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has compared the marriage of same-sex couples to the marriage of a brother and sister during an appearance on a morning TV news show.
Pelosi: Republicans Can’t Even Talk to Themselves
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says no progress has been made toward ending the government shutdown because "it's very hard to negotiate with the Republicans when they can't negotiate with themselves."
Conn. Driver in DC Chase Was Sued Over Condo Fees
The Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after a car chase in Washington had been sued by her condominium association for failure to pay fees.