The president will get top billing in Newport, Rhode Island, and Baltimore.
A teenager who made a surreptitious climb to the top of the 1 World Trade Center tower has pleaded guilty in an escapade that fanned concerns about security at the nation's tallest building.
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The Democratic proposal would allocate $2.7 billion toward what both President Obama and lawmakers have called an urgent humanitarian crisis.
Prosecutors have charged a Kansas foster parent with murder in the death of a 10-month-old girl who was left in a hot car.
A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among White House staff.
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The U.S. government is proposing new rules for banks and other financial firms aimed at preventing the use of anonymous companies to launder illicit profits.
Weight Watchers International reported better-than-expected second-quarter revenue. Shares rose sharply.
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An order by President Obama will direct officials to avoid doing business with companies that have repeated workplace violations.
A potential suspect in the shooting of a police officer in Minnesota has been captured.
PayPal is expanding its small-business and consumer lending programs outside the U.S.
Standard & Poor's cut its credit rating on Argentina's foreign-currency sovereign debt.
In a strong bipartisan vote, lawmakers backed the $17 billion compromise bill.
Bill Gross, manager of the world's largest bond fund at Pimco, said that income, not capital gains, would drive future returns.
It was a lawsuit pitting two larger-than-life personalities against each other -- former pro wrestler and Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura and ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.
The US Peace Corps said it was withdrawing 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea due to the spreading Ebola virus across West Africa.
Apple TV will not launch until next year in part because cable companies are "dragging their heels," The Information reports.