Drivers paid $3.67 a gallon on average over the Independence Day weekend, the highest since 2008.
Simple precautions can help parents avoid deadly mistakes.
President Obama requests more money to deal with the crisis on the border.
Every summer, consumers hear the refrain - if you want to save on your energy bill, turn up the thermostat. But there are other ways to trim costs. Karin Caifa looks at alternative tips to save energy and money in today's Consumer Watch.
Lawmakers only have a brief window to address the growing immigration crisis.
The Pew Research Center's Political Typology Report shows these people are not registered to vote, they don't give money to candidates and generally don't follow government and public affairs.
The fees help fund TSA airport security efforts.
Retailers are offering back to school sales sooner than ever before.
Florida Women accused of running multi-million dollar baby formula theft ring.
Could U.S. convenience stores be a link in the terror financing chain? Deborah Feyerick reports.
He's faced criticism for not meeting victims earlier in his 16-month papacy.
North Carolina coast feels first effects of Hurricane Arthur.
The drop has surprised some experts, who expected rates to start rising once the Federal Reserve began to cut back on its purchases of treasury bonds and mortgage backed securities.
The porn ad ban comes a year after Google decided to remove blogs from its blogger network that contained advertisements for online porn sites.
The report also showed a slight drop in unemployment, down from 6.3 percent to 6.1 percent in May.
19-year-old Colorado woman accused of attempting to join ISIS forces fighting in Syria.
North Carolina’s outer banks prepare for Hurricane Arthur’s arrival.
From the grocery store to the gas pumps, Americans will spend more to celebrate July Fourth this year.
Tensions increase as immigration centers overflow; calls for reform continue.
The Carolinas are keeping a watchful eye on Tropical Storm Arthur as the storm pushes north.
T-Mobile accused of charging customers for 'hundreds of millions' of dollars in bogus fees.
According to the poll, Ronald Reagan (at 35%) tops the list of the best president since WWII, with 18% saying Bill Clinton was best, followed by John F. Kennedy and Obama each at 8%.
‘Given all that’s happened, how on earth can you consider another pen and phone policy change that we know will lead to yet another surge of illegal immigration, cost the taxpayers more money and, most alarmingly, put more lives in danger?’
Transparency advocates are fighting a quiet change to how members of Congress report free travel, Pam Brown reports.
Tornadoes, heavy rain, and flooding take their toll.
The national average for gas right now is $3.67 a gallon.
At least one person killed as dangerous storms sweep across the Midwest.
With Congress out of town, President Obama delivers a "get tough" speech on immigration, with pressure mounting at the border.
In recent months, US officials have warned about terrorists attempting to design new explosive devices to avoid detection.
Former Proctor & Gamble CEO Bob McDonald picked to take over troubled Department of Veteran Affairs.
Notice comes as Ken Feinberg reveals plan to distribute money to victims of defective ignition switches.
BNP Paribas braces for $9 billion fine: reports
Gas prices on the July 4th holiday weekend have unexpectedly risen this year.
Statements on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby
Lincoln's signature on the Yosemite Land Grant bill on June 30, 1864, set a precedent for the preservation of the young country's wilderness. That act 150 years ago was the first instance of the U.S. government setting aside scenic wilderness for public use and preservation.
Ever feel like all the news you read is depressing? You may be right, if you're one of thousands who had their news feeds manipulated by Facebook.
The United States is going crazy for World Cup soccer.
Iraqi army mounts counter-offensive against ISIS; powerful cleric pushes for new government.
Immigration officials give tour of New Mexico facility where children who've crossed the U.S. border alone will be housed.
Massachusetts officials said the issue was more about public safety and pedestrian access on local sidewalks.
General Motors announces massive recall of the popular Chevy Cruze, citing problems with airbags.
Supreme Court weakens the president’s power to fill positions while Senate is in recess.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas requested unanimous consent on a resolution calling for the Department of Justice (DOJ) to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the IRS’s illegal targeting of conservative groups.
Consumers cut back on eating out, going to the movies, and buying clothes.
Recently lawmakers have attempted to prevent certain appointment by never technically shutting down the Senate.
Most parents say they want to help but cannot because they are concerned about their own finances.
After weeks of varying explanations from the Administration, today U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) introduced a resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that President Obama should take immediate action to mitigate the humanitarian crisis on the border involving unaccompanied migrant children, laying out five concrete steps the President should take in order to resolve the situation and prevent future crises.
Republican House Speaker John Boehner says he wants to sue President Obama for trying to change the law.
They've ordered dealers in the US and Canada to stop selling 2013 and 2014 Chevy Cruze sedans because of a potential airbag defect.
Supreme Court rules Internet start-up Aereo must pay broadcasters for re-transmitted content.