1 week until govt shutdown deadline

With a week left to hammer out a deal to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers seem resigned — if not rushing — to that end.

Futures mixed in very light trading

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are mixed in light trading with little scheduled in the way of corporate earnings or economic indicators. Dow …

Emmys live up to unpredictable nature

The Emmys lived up to its reputation as the least predictable entertainment awards show. Television’s annual night of honors, where the AMC …

Quotations of the day

“This will end tonight. Our forces will prevail. Kenyans are standing firm against aggression, and we will win,” — Kenya’s National Disaster…