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Treasury Department tightens tax restrictions on companies

A new set of corporate tax rules may keep more companies in the U.S. Many U.S.firms have been merging with foreign companies and moving overseas to cut their tax bills.

Chrysler recalling more than 230-thousand vehicles

Chrysler is recalling more than 230-thousand vehicles worldwide due to a faulty fuel pump that could cause engines to stall.

U.S. and Arab partners bomb ISIS in Syria

The United States and several Arab nations rained bombs on ISIS targets in Syria on Tuesday -- the first U.S. military offensive in the war-torn country and a forceful message to the militant group that the U.S.

Analysis: Contenders' dreams of political buzzer shots

Before every election, trailing candidates often start talking about winning campaigns of the past — from Abraham Lincoln to Ann Richards — that were running behind

Push to repeal DREAM Act could face GOP criticism

If elected lieutenant governor in November, state Sen.

Gas prices drop, again!

This could be the cheapest fall for gas prices since 2010. Analysts predict prices could drop to $3.15 to $3.25 for a gallon of regular. According to the current average price for a gallon of regular is $3.33.

Garth Brooks set to release new album

Country music legend Garth Brooks has announced the release of his first album in 13 years. He made the announcement during a tour stop in Atlanta.

Pennsylvania trooper killing: Who is suspect Eric Frein?

As far as manhunts go, Eric Matthew Frein is an especially challenging target.

At UH, a push for tier one prompts praise and questions

HOUSTON — Charles Haston was wearing a shirt emblazoned with the University of Texas at Austin longhorn logo when he showed up for orientation at the University of Houston — home of the Cougars

Perry says he still supports in-state tuition law


White House partially evacuated after disturbance near front door

Part of the White House was evacuated Thursday night after a disturbance on the North Lawn, according to a CNN reporter who was among those hustled from the building.

Pennsylvania police close in on suspect in officer slaying

Police in Pennsylvania appeared to be closing in Friday night on the suspect in the slaying of a state trooper.

Man arrested for torturing, mutilating cat

An Indianapolis man has been arrested for torturing and mutilating an animal after police said he shot a cat with blow darts.