Seventeen-year-old Ahmed Khalifa, a Muslim high school student in Brooklyn, was honored by members of his community and Jewish and Muslim leaders for his heroic actions in December. Khalifa, a student at Midwood High ...

Scottish school leavers applying to the nation’s leading universities are missing out on places, with just one-fifth of successful applicants to Edinburgh and one-third to St Andrews coming from Scotland. A breakdown ...

It's the circle of life, guys: Bernie Sanders printed a Donald Trump tweet on a poster board and brought it to the Senate floor, so the internet is making weird memes out of it. Sanders used the big, big printout to ...

Bernie Sanders spoke on the Senate floor on Wednesday to urge Donald Trump to veto any cuts to Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid—and used one of the President-elect’s own tweets to prove his point. As lawmakers ...

Healthcare for millions of Americans is in jeopardy, and Senator Bernie Sanders is fighting back with one beautiful, foam core poster. Senator Sanders came to the Senate floor on Wednesday dragging a "yuge" poster ...

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve officials expect Donald J. Trump’s election to result in somewhat faster economic growth over the next several years, but they see little chance of the boom Mr. Trump has promised, ...

FREDERICKSBURG, Texas, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- An iron-stomached Boy Scout leader in Texas downed 23 ghost peppers in a bid to raise scholarship money for the troop. Troop 137, based in Fredericksburg, posted a video to ...

Repealing ObamaCare would increase the budget deficit by $350 billion over 10 years, according to a new study. The analysis from the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CRFB) finds that repealing the law’s ...

By Noel Randewich U.S. shares ended higher on Wednesday even after minutes from the Federal Reserve's December meeting showed concerns that quicker economic growth under President-elect Donald Trump could require ...

Almost all Federal Reserve policymakers thought the United States economy could grow more quickly because of fiscal stimulus under the Trump administration and many were eyeing faster interest rate increases. Minutes ...

By Ben Farmer The Armed Forces have begun secretly preparing for another round of defence cuts despite the recent boost in funding, The Daily Telegraph can reveal. Senior defence sources have disclosed that there is not ...

Hundreds of patients have died waiting to be discharged from hospital since ministers made a landmark pledge to eradicate bed blocking from the NHS. More than 680 people died in hospital care while waiting to leave ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders haunted Donald Trump and Republicans with the ghost of Twitter past on Wednesday. The Vermont senator printed an oversized tweet of Trump's to use as a visual aid during the Senate's debate over ...

WASHINGTON  - Federal Reserve officials, who boosted a key interest rate last month, said they might need to accelerate future rate hikes if a faster-growing economy pushes down the unemployment rate farther than ...

US President-elect Donald Trump. (Reuters) Almost all Federal Reserve policymakers thought the economy could grow more quickly because of fiscal stimulus under the Trump administration and many were eyeing faster ...

We’re all playing a guessing game. During the campaign, Donald Trump made many promises. But whether friend or foe, we don’t know what he will actually do. The result is a deluge of predictions from politicians, ...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials, who boosted a key interest rate last month, said they might need to accelerate future rate hikes if a faster-growing economy pushes down the unemployment rate farther than ...

Wall Street held onto gains on Wednesday after minutes from the Fed's December meeting showed policymakers were concerned that quicker economic growth under President-elect Donald Trump could require faster ...

Almost all Federal Reserve policymakers thought the economy could grow more quickly because of fiscal stimulus under the Trump administration and many were eyeing faster interest rate increases, minutes from the ...

"Probably not." That's Barnaby Joyce's blunt view on whether former prime minister Tony Abbott is being helpful in speaking out on a range of issues during the summer period. As Coalition MPs and Prime Minister Malcolm ...