Quotations of the day

“We must have the trust of the American taxpayer. Unfortunately, that trust has been broken.” — Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel, who sa…

Obama nominating 3 to US appeals court

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling on Senate Republicans to allow prompt votes on three lawyers he’s nominating to an under…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, June 4, the 155th day of 2013. There are 210 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 4, 1913, British…

stocks

Stocks indexes end higher on Wall Street

Stock indexes are ending higher on Wall Street as traders hope that the Federal Reserve won’t move quickly to pull back on its economic stim…