The most significant accusation in the seven-count indictment of Mufid A. Elfgeeh of Rochester asserts that he tried to provide material support and resources to the Islamic State.
The top official from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration faced withering criticism over the agency’s failure to detect a deadly ignition defect in G.M. cars.
Senator Cory Booker, Democrat of New Jersey, has introduced the bill, which would disallow leagues, most notably the N.F.L., from claiming status as tax-exempt nonprofits.
The Children’s Health Insurance Program, known as CHIP, has helped cut in half the uninsured rate for children, but its funding is set to end in September 2015.
President Obama, warning that the disease could take hundreds of thousands of lives, called on other nations to help the United States as it leads the fight.
Congressional Memo: World Events Muffle Democrats’ Economic Rallying Cry - By MICHAEL D. SHEAR and CARL HULSE
Events overseas have undermined the Democratic strategy to tie their midterm prospects to a theme that includes calls for a higher minimum wage and pay equity for women.
U.S. General Open to Ground Forces in Fight Against ISIS in Iraq - By MARK LANDLER and JEREMY W. PETERS
Remarks by Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, open the door to a riskier, more expansive American combat role than the president has publicly outlined.
Republicans will insist on a careful accounting of how the plan fits into a larger strategy to defeat the militant group.