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Obama: ‘Perpetual Cycle Of Brinksmanship … Has To End’

Obama: ‘Perpetual Cycle Of Brinksmanship … Has To End’He said he will not negotiate with Republicans when it comes to a cornerstone of his health care law, and he will not negotiate when it comes to another congressional battle to raise the debt ceiling in a little more than two weeks.

New Private Spacecraft Set For Mission To Resupply Space Station

New Private Spacecraft Set For Mission To Resupply Space StationThe SpaceX Dragon may have gotten there first, but Orbital Sciences' Cygnus spacecraft is set to become the second private robotic ship to dock with the International Space Station after a Wednesday launch from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

Craft Beer’s Success Makes Sam Adams Founder A Billionaire

Craft Beer’s Success Makes Sam Adams Founder A BillionaireThese are good times for craft beers — and not just for people who like to drink them, but for those who make them.

Mexico Summons U.S. Ambassador, Seeking Answers To Spying Claims

Mexico Summons U.S. Ambassador, Seeking Answers To Spying ClaimsAllegations that U.S. agents spied on Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto when he was a candidate during last year's campaign have led Mexico to summon U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne and demanded "a thorough investigation."

King’s Dream Is Not Yet Reality, Americans Say In Survey

King’s Dream Is Not Yet Reality, Americans Say In SurveyFewer than half of all Americans say the United States has made substantial progress in treating all races equally, according to a new poll released by the Pew Research Center Thursday.

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To Melbourne

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To MelbourneIn Australia, former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, a noted advocate of gun control, is telling people to stay away from America.

Veteran And Service Dog Told To Leave N.J. Boardwalk

Veteran And Service Dog Told To Leave N.J. BoardwalkA 19-year Army veteran was given a summons and told to leave the ocean-side boardwalk in North Wildwood, N.J., Thursday, after a police officer refused to accept the presence of the veteran's service dog.

Edgar Payne: The Scenic Journey

Edgar Payne: The Scenic Journey- Wednesday at 9 p.m. - Although Edgar Payne was chiefly self taught, he became one of America’s most significant painters in the early 20th century.  A California impressionist, Payne created masterpieces using his innate talents and his love for the natural environment.  Best known for his depictions of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Payne also [...]

U.S. Unemployment Sinks To 7.4 Percent; 162,000 Jobs Added In July

U.S. Unemployment Sinks To 7.4 Percent; 162,000 Jobs Added In JulyAmerica's unemployment rate sank to 7.4 percent in July, a drop of two-tenths of a percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics says in its monthly summary of the U.S. economic situation.

U.S. Teenager Is Youngest Ever To Pass Britain’s Bar Exams

U.S. Teenager Is Youngest Ever To Pass Britain’s Bar ExamsAt 18 years old, American Gabrielle Turnquest has become the youngest person to pass Britain's Bar exams, qualifying her as a barrister.