WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved legislation to create a $300 billion mortgage-insurance fund and provide billions more in homeowner aid to stabilize a housing market shaken by a wave of foreclosures and a credit crunch.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Moving to fix what some lawmakers called an embarrassing leftover in U.S. policy, the House of Representatives on Thursday voted to scrap travel restrictions on former South African President Nelson Mandela and others in his anti-apartheid party.
CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) – President George W. Bush will proceed with his trip to Israel next week to try to broker peace between the Israelis and Palestinians despite an admission by Israel’s leader that he took cash from an American businessman, the White House said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kriss Riggs isn’t one to spend her money on politicians….
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cindy McCain says she will never make her tax returns public even if her husband wins the White House and she becomes the first lady….
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rep. Brad Miller is endorsing Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama….