Senate Opens Hearings For Obama's Attorney General Nominee Loretta LynchThe nation's top law enforcement job is on the line today as the Republican-dominated Senate Judiciary Committee opens two days of hearings on President Barack Obama's attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch.
President Obama Orders Changes To NSA Surveillance ProgramsThe president promised to take a closer look at the NSA after details were leaked of its domestic surveillance program.
Obama: 'No Excuse' For Health Care Sign-Up ProblemsThe president said his administration was doing "everything we can possibly do'' to get the federally run websites up and running.
Sources: Aaron Alexis Etched Messages Into ShotgunThe gunman in Monday's Washington Navy Yard massacre left behind two short phrases etched into the side of his shotgun, sources told CBS News.
Obama Sides With Diplomacy On Syria, But Promises U.S. Will Watch CloselySpeaking from the East Room of the White House, Obama said he had asked congressional leaders to postpone a vote on legislation he has been seeking to authorize the use of military force against Syria.
Flooding Remains The Big Concern As Andrea Remnants Pound Tri-State AreaFlash flood warnings for the five boroughs of New York City, Fairfield County, Conn., and Nassau County and Suffolk County expired earlier in the evening.
Cops: Suspect Wanted For String Of Burglaries In Outer Boroughs Poses As Utility Worker Police say a man posing as a utility worker is wanted for 18 burglaries in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.
Boston Wakes Up Relieved After Bombing Suspect's CaptureThe city of Boston woke up Saturday morning with a new sense of security and relief Saturday morning.
Christie On Keynote Address At RNC: 'I’m On Lockdown, Baby'With Isaac moving away from Tampa, the Republican National Convention is finally in full swing. Taking center stage on Tuesday night will be New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Republicans Do Battle In Florida With Primary Two Days AwayThe race for the Republican Presidential Candidacy continues in Florida; with the state's primary two days away Rick Santorum has had to cancel campaign events to be with his ill daughter in Pennsylvania.
'Bash Mitt' Movement Is In Full Swing As Republican Presidential Hopefuls Arrive In South CarolinaMitt Romney followed up his win in Iowa with a convincing win in New Hampshire's Republican primary. The former Massachusetts governor easily outdistanced Ron Paul and Jon Huntsman and now it's on to South Carolina.
Muslim Congressman Breaks Down At Radicalization HearingRep. Peter King's hearings took an emotional turn when Rep. Keith Ellison, the first Muslim elected to Congress, tried to speak of the heroism and patriotism of Mohamad Salman Hamdani, a New York City EMT who died on 9/11.