United States federal government

Obama signs $1.1 trillion government spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that funds the federal government through the end of September. Obama put his signature on the 1,582-page measure the day before […]

01/17/2014

Colton Charleston, 4, competes in the Muttonbusting sheep riding event during the annual rodeo in Deer Trail, Colo., Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

Colorado town mulls drone hunts to decry spying

DEER TRAIL, Colo. (AP) — This tiny plains town an hour east of Denver doesn’t have much to offer visitors — a gas station, a bar and a small-time rodeo one weekend a year. But […]

08/22/2013