Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent
Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly Social Security payments in 2015.
U.S. expands Ebola checks at airports
The Obama administration is requiring arrivals from the Ebola disease-ravaged zone pass through one of five U.S. airports.
Watergate editor Ben Bradlee dies
At The Washington Post and beyond, he was legendary.
Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93
The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee , has died. He was 93.
FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis
The FBI said Tuesday that it's investigating the possibility that three teenage girls from the Denver area tried to travel to Syria to…
Tropical depression 9 headed for Mexico
A tropical depression is headed toward the Mexican state of Campeche and is likely to strengthen to a tropical storm.
Police: Clearwater woman set boyfriend on fire
Police say a Clearwater woman attempted to kill her boyfriend early Wednesday morning by setting him on fire.
Poll: Florida governor's race a dead heat
A new Quinnipiac University poll is recognizing the Florida governor's race is a dead heat with less than two weeks to Election Day.
South Miami wants Fla. divided into 51st state
There’s a push in South Miami to split Florida into two states, an effort that would put much of the Tampa Bay area in a 51st state.
Palat scores winner for Lightning in overtime
Ondrej Palat scored 3 minutes into overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.