The U.S. national-security clearance of SoftBank Corp.’s $20.1 billion acquisition of Sprint Nextel Corp. imposes the first restrictions on a third-party supplier over allegations of Chinese spying.
President Barack Obama told lawmakers in February that automatic federal budget cuts would be a “self-inflicted wound” on the U.S. economy.
Airports serving Ohio State University and the headquarters of State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. joined a legal offensive aimed at stopping the U.S. from shutting air traffic control operations as part of government-wide spending cuts.
In an America full of irresolution, one certainty: The immigration situation will be worse a year from now.
The spending bill Congress passed shows $1.2 trillion in budget cuts that weren’t supposed to happen are now part of the political landscape.
President Barack Obama signed into law a catchall government-funding bill that ends the 2013 budget fight and locks in $85 billion in spending cuts he opposes.
John Edwards campaigned for president with a tale of “two Americas,” one rich, one poor, and vowed to bridge them.
Republican governors are in retreat over undocumented immigrants.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev came to Silicon Valley with a goal: convince investors that his country is a safe place to put their money and resources.
Sarah Palin , the former Alaskan governor weighing a bid for the presidency in 2012, is keeping her attacks loud and her intentions quiet.
"It certainly sets a precedent."
- Darrell West on May 29, 2013