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National Council Of La Raza Dubs Obama ‘Deporter-In-Chief’

National Council Of La Raza Dubs Obama ‘Deporter-In-Chief’The nation's largest Latino advocacy organization is taking its gloves off against one of its traditional allies.

Harold Ramis, ‘Ghostbuster’ Actor And ‘Groundhog Day’ Director, Dies

Harold Ramis, ‘Ghostbuster’ Actor And ‘Groundhog Day’ Director, DiesHarold Ramis, who was in the director's chair for the comedies Groundhog Day and Caddyshack and was one of the stars of the Ghostbuster movies, has died. He was 69.

Obama Wants Tougher Fuel Standards For Big Trucks

Obama Wants Tougher Fuel Standards For Big TrucksPresident Obama said Tuesday that he has told the Environmental Protection Agency to work with the Department of Transportation on a second round of regulations to improve the fuel efficiency of medium- and heavy-duty trucks.

Justice Dept. Asks For Help Finding Prisoners Who Deserve Clemency

Justice Dept. Asks For Help Finding Prisoners Who Deserve ClemencyThe second-in-command at the Justice Department met Tuesday with defense lawyers and interest groups to identify the cases of worthy prisoners who could qualify for clemency.

Belgian Lawmakers Extend Euthanasia To Terminally Ill Children

Belgian Lawmakers Extend Euthanasia To Terminally Ill ChildrenThursday, lawmakers in Belgium voted overwhelmingly to allow terminally ill children to choose euthanasia.

Boehner Casts Doubt On Prospects For Immigration Overhaul

Boehner Casts Doubt On Prospects For Immigration OverhaulSpeaker of the House John Boehner seemed to throw cold water on bipartisan hopes for a law overhauling the country's immigration system this year.

Pete Seeger, Folk Music Icon And Activist, Dies At 94

Pete Seeger, Folk Music Icon And Activist, Dies At 94Pete Seeger, "a tireless campaigner for his own vision of a utopia marked by peace and togetherness," died Monday at the age of 94.

Early Bills Tackle Lawsuits, Medical Care

Early Bills Tackle Lawsuits, Medical CareWith the legislative session getting ever closer, lawmakers have released another batch of bills for consideration.

House Republicans Join In Passing $1 Trillion Spending Bill

House Republicans Join In Passing $1 Trillion Spending BillThe House on Wednesday passed a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill — a compromise that appeared to get past the bitter partisan showdowns that have caused an unpopular federal government shutdown and nearly tipped the U.S. into default.

New transitional housing will provide safe, stable environment for former inmates

New transitional housing will provide safe, stable environment for former inmatesHaven House, now raising money for furnishings, will be home to nine residents when it opens in mid-March