Presidency of George W. Bush

President Barack Obama talks with FBI Director James Comey during Comey's installation as FBI director, Monday, Oct. 28,2013, at FBI Headquarters in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama picked Comey for FBI because he knows right from wrong

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he picked James Comey to lead the FBI after interviewing many other candidates for the job. The president said at an installation ceremony for the new FBI director […]

10/28/2013

Smoke pours from a chimney at a cement plant in Binzhou city, in eastern China's Shandong province. (AP Photo)

What 95% certainty of warming means to scientists

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top scientists from a variety of fields say they are about as certain that global warming is a real, man-made threat as they are that cigarettes kill. They are as sure about […]

09/24/2013

James Comey (AP Photo)

Senate approves James Comey as new FBI director

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has overwhelmingly confirmed James Comey to become FBI director after Sen. Rand Paul ended delaying tactics against the nomination because of concerns about the domestic use of drones. Monday’s 93-1 […]

07/29/2013

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Upper-income seniors’ Medicare hike

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s plan to raise Medicare premiums for upper-income seniors would create five new income brackets to squeeze more revenue for the government from the top tiers of retirees, the administration revealed Friday.

04/12/2013

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