Congress poised to override Obama's veto of 9/11 bill
The Senate on Wednesday voted to override President Obama's veto of legislation that would allow 9/11 victims' families to sue the Saudi Arabian government over its alleged support for the terrorists who carried out the attacks. The vote was 97 to 1.
Senate Votes To Override Obama's Veto On Sept. 11 Lawsuit Bill
In a first, Senate rebukes Obama with veto override of 9/11 bill
Senate overrides Obama 9/11 veto in overwhelming vote
Los Angeles Times
'You killed my brother!': Unarmed man killed by El Cajon police was 'mentally sick,' sister says
Los Angeles Times
Just moments after an African American man was shot and killed by El Cajon police Tuesday, his sister was captured in an eyewitness video as she wept and screamed at officers, saying she told authorities her brother was mentally ill. In the video ...
California officer fatally shoots African-American man
Protesters Demand Full Video, Federal Investigation on Police Shooting of Black Man
Black Man Shot Dead by Police Near San Diego, Probe Underway
Investigation: Missile that shot down Malaysia Flight 17 came from Russia
A Dutch-led criminal investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 released Wednesday found evidence the airliner was struck by a Russian-made Buk missile that was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. The report confirmed ...
The Latest: UN Secretary-General Praises Downed Plane Probe
The Flightpath to Hell: MH17 Wasnt the Only Flight in Russias Sights
MH17: Buk missile finding sets Russia and west at loggerheads
Fed's Yellen defends regulatory role, raises stress test changes
Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen delivers the semi-annual testimony on the 'Federal Reserve's Supervision and Regulation of the Financial System' before the House Financial Services Committee in Washington, U.S., September 28, 2016.
Yellen: Bank execs must be held accountable, refutes Trump's charges
Yellen Cornered by Lawmaker in Heated Exchange Over Fed Politics
Lawmakers reprimand Yellen on Wells Fargo and Fed's "politics"
FLOTUS: Trump's Birther Claims Can't Be Swept Under Rug
In a clear shot at Donald Trump, First Lady Michelle Obama said Wednesday that years of questioning her husband's birthplace cannot be undone with a sentence in a press conference or blamed on others. "There are those who questioned and continue to ...
Michelle Obama On Trump's Temperament: 'We Need An Adult In The White House'
Michelle Obama pitches Clinton: 'It's not about voting for the perfect candidate'
Michelle Obama: One 'insincere sentence' doesn't wipe out Trump's birtherism
FBI director rejects idea of reopening Clinton probe
FBI Director James B. Comey on Wednesday rejected the idea that the bureau would reopen its investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state — laying to rest a long-shot hope of Republican legislators ...
Comey on Clinton email probe: 'Don't call us weasels'
Comey: Cheryl Mills' laptop contained 'some' classified information
FBI Director Again Defends Integrity of Clinton Email Probe
Stumpf Pay Surrender Buys Time But Lawmakers Say It's Not Enough
John Stumpf's decision to forgo $41 million in pay improves the chances for Wells Fargo & Co.'s embattled leader to defuse the bank's bogus-account scandal, analysts say, though some lawmakers are calling for the lender to do more. “This is a good ...
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Still Faces Risks, Following $41 Million Clawback
It's Not Just Wells Fargo: Disgraced Executives Who Get the Golden Axe
Wells Fargo scandal reignites debate about big bank culture
I Guess We Need To Talk About Pepe The Frog
Et tu, Pepe? Pepe the Frog — a multivalent green cartoon used in Internet culture as a vehicle for a wide range of emotions and ideas — has over recent months become particularly associated with racism, anti-Semitism and the alt-right. And on Tuesday ...
Southern Poverty Law Center Says Pepe the Frog Meme Was 'Hijacked' by Racists
Pepe the Frog designated as hate symbol
'Pepe the Frog' meme deemed a hate symbol by Anti-Defamation League
Pentagon to send about 600 more troops to Iraq to help retake Mosul from Islamic State
Los Angeles Times
The Pentagon plans to send about 600 additional troops to Iraq to help launch a long-awaited offensive to retake Mosul in coming weeks, the most ambitious operation yet in the two-year military campaign against Islamic State. The escalation, which has ...
Senate Overrides Obama Veto on 9/11 Bill
US to send 600 more troops to Iraq for Mosul offensive
Officials: US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul
The biggest lingering questions about SpaceX's Mars colonization plans
On Tuesday, thousands of people stampeded into a lecture hall in Guadalajara, Mexico, to hear SpaceX CEO Elon Musk talk about how he wants to colonize Mars. The fervor of the audience gave the room an electric charge as Musk's speech got underway; ...
Elon Musk unveils Mars colonization plan, but don't pack your bags just yet
Reddit's Alexis Ohanian Will Not Be Going to Mars
Elon Musk is just the latest in a long line of Utopian business tycoons