ICBM test-launched from California

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force has test-launched an unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile from…

Frustration for Conn., NY rail commuters

NEW YORK (AP) — Traffic is building along Interstate 95 as tens of thousands of Metro-North Railroad commuters scramble for alternate routes…

House GOP considers options on shutdown

The timeline is daunting since House GOP leaders appear all but certain to reject the Senate’s attempt at a simple, straightforward stopgap …

Quotations of the day

“Obamacare is destroying jobs. It is driving up health care costs. It is killing health benefits. It is shattering the economy.” — Texas Sen…