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Argentina Accuses 3 HSBC Units of Helping Argentines Avoid Paying Taxes

2 hours 14 min ago
Argentina accused three HSBC units of helping more than 4,000 Argentine citizens avoid paying taxes on money they allegedly hid in secret Swiss bank accounts.

For Retail, a Mix of Hope and Fear

2 hours 43 min ago
The U.S. economy has grown strongly since stumbling at the beginning of the year. The holiday shopping season will help determine if 2014 ends with a bang.

Democratic Rifts Surface After Defeat

3 hours 32 min ago
Long-muted tensions within the Democratic Party over policy and strategy are surfacing publicly, a sign of leaders looking beyond President Obama’s tenure in the wake of the party’s election defeat.

Ferguson Residents Help Clean Up, Join in Holiday Celebrations

4 hours 54 min ago
Ferguson area residents came out in a show of support Thursday to clean up debris, spruce up buildings and celebrate Thanksgiving after violence erupted in response to a grand jury’s decision in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.

Pentagon Prepares More Guantanamo Releases

7 hours 18 min ago
The Pentagon is preparing to transfer additional detainees from the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in the coming weeks, according to defense and congressional officials.

Thousands Line Thanksgiving Day Parade Route in New York City

November 27, 2014 - 10:48pm
The weather was chilly as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade moved through Midtown on Thursday.

Justice Ginsburg Leaves Hospital After Procedure

November 27, 2014 - 9:23pm
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Thursday after undergoing a heart procedure on Wednesday, the Supreme Court said.

Tehran Hard-Liners Undermine Nuclear Talks

November 27, 2014 - 8:55pm
U.S. and European officials see an ongoing, and possibly intensifying, effort by hard-line factions in Tehran to sabotage more than a year of international negotiations aimed at curbing Iran’s nuclear program.

Health Site Snags Immigrants

November 27, 2014 - 8:19pm
Legal immigrants are running into fresh problems signing up for insurance on HealthCare.gov, presenting a hurdle in the Obama administration’s efforts to cover more Hispanics.

EPA Proposes Stricter Ozone Standard

November 27, 2014 - 4:15pm
The EPA proposed lower limits for ground-level ozone, or smog, in the atmosphere, setting in motion the latest in a series of far-reaching federal pollution restrictions.

HealthCare.gov Gets 222,000 New Sign-Ups in First Week

November 27, 2014 - 4:03pm
About 220,000 people picked health plans for the first time through HealthCare.gov in the first week the site reopened to sell coverage, Obama administration officials said Wednesday.

Soft New-Home Sales Weigh on Recovery

November 27, 2014 - 3:55pm
New-home sales are soft despite historically low interest rates and a healing labor market, weighing on the U.S. economic recovery.

Ebola Vaccine Appears Safe in Early Test

November 27, 2014 - 2:18am
National Institutes of Health researchers reported that a possible vaccine for the Ebola virus appears to be safe in early testing and that a clinical study in West Africa can go ahead as planned late this year or in early 2015.

Ferguson Protesters Aim for Bigger Movement

November 26, 2014 - 11:13pm
Many of the young people who have taken to the streets around the U.S. in Ferguson-related protests vow to turn the rallies against police brutality into a movement that will last long beyond this week.

Tensions Simmer After Ferguson Shooting Decision

November 26, 2014 - 7:38pm
A cold rain fell amid relative calm in Ferguson, Mo., on Wednesday evening, following a day of clean-up after riots in the wake of a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of a black teenager.

Ferguson Businesses Face Rebuilding Effort

November 26, 2014 - 4:21pm
The St. Louis Regional Chamber estimates about 60 businesses in the Ferguson, Mo., region were looted, vandalized or burned this week after a grand jury declined to indict a white police officer in the shooting of an unarmed black teenager.

U.S. Plays Key Role in Yemen Rescue

November 26, 2014 - 2:06pm
U.S. special operations forces took part in an unusual mission in Yemen, helping Yemeni troops rescue eight hostages held by an al Qaeda’s offshoot in a raid Tuesday, officials said.

U.S. Regulators Demand Chrysler Expand Air-Bag Recall

November 26, 2014 - 11:38am
U.S. auto-safety regulators are demanding Chrysler Group expand its recall of potentially defective Takata Corp. air bags nationwide and begin notifying customers of the new campaign by Monday.

FAA Reports More Aircraft-Drone Near Misses

November 26, 2014 - 10:12am
The FAA released data showing a series of near misses between aircraft and drones in recent months, reflecting the potential threat posed by the proliferation of unmanned aircraft in U.S. skies.

Supreme Court to Review EPA Rule on Power-Plant Emissions

November 26, 2014 - 3:29am
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review the first-ever national environmental standards requiring power plants to reduce emissions of mercury and other toxic air pollutants.