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An anti-government protester stands on a barricade in Kiev. (MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukrainian Protesters End Occupation Of City Hall

Anti-government forces leave Kiev City Hall in return for the release of all jailed protesters.

02/16/2014

U.S. dollars (credit: Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Minimum Wage Debate Focuses on Entire Md. Economy

As the debate shapes up over a possible minimum wage increase, the loudest voices on both sides are talking about Maryland’s whole economy — not just the plight of individual workers or employers.

02/11/2014

File photo of the U.S. Capitol building. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

US Officially Hits Debt Ceiling Limit

The United States has hit its debt ceiling limit.

02/07/2014

President Barack Obama is obtaining commitments from foundations, businesses and community groups to help young minority men improve their employment opportunities and to intervene before some of them get sucked into the criminal justice system.  (Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Launching Program To Boost Rural Exports

“Made in Rural America” initiative aims to help American farmers increase their sales to other countries.

02/07/2014

American opinions and perceptions of race relations, opportunities and discrimination are distinctly divided by racial lines, a recent study finds. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting Worse

A new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.

02/04/2014

New York's high taxes and strict regulations rank it dead last on a think tank's list of economically free states. (Getty Images)

Conservative Think Tank Lists New York As Nation’s Least Free State

New Yorkers endure highest taxes in the nation, says group.

01/31/2014

President Barack Obama tours the General Electric Waukesha Gas Engines facility on Jan. 30, 2014 in Waukesha, Wis. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: College Degree Not Needed To Build A Great Career

President Barack Obama says not everyone needs a college degree to build a great career, as long as people have the right training.

01/30/2014

President Barack Obama speaks to supporters, local politicians and steelworkers at the USX Irvin Works in West Mifflin, Pa. on Jan. 29, 2014. (credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’m Not Going To Not Do Anything Without Congress’

Declaring that hard work should pay off for every American, President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed an order to create starter retirement accounts that could be opened with as little as $25 but acknowledged there’s a limit to the help he can give low-wage workers without congressional action.

01/30/2014

Chairman of the House Budget Committee Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., offers remarks while joined by others form the GOP leadership, during a media availability following a Republican Conference meeting at the U.S. Capitol, on Dec. 11, 2013, in Washington, D.C. (credit: Rod Lamkey/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: Obama ‘Wants To Go Around The Constitution’

Former Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan criticized President Barack Obama’s assertion that he will bypass Congress and act unilaterally to enact laws with executive orders.

01/29/2014

File photo of the White House. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Americans Feel Government Is Nation’s Biggest Problem

According to a recent poll, Americans feel that the largest problem plaguing the nation is its government.

01/15/2014

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