A Federal Reserve survey shows the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
A Federal Reserve survey released Wednesday found that the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 4:40 PM EDT2013-10-17 20:40:19 GMT
(RNN) - By passing a last-minute deal on the debt ceiling, and a 16 days-late deal on the government shutdown, Congress finally got back to doing its job. So, what now? Some people may see it as the timeMore >>
With a budget passed only until January, a debt ceiling deal through February and a bunch of days off for Congress until then, the country may be back in the same situation soon.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 5:27 AM EDT2013-10-17 09:27:22 GMT
A last-minute deal has been struck, allowing the federal government to avoid a shutdown. A shutdown would have suspended all federal government services deemed non-essential. All federally-funded museums,More >>
Congress has passed a bill to fund the government and lift the debt ceiling, avoiding default. More >>
Sunday, October 13 2013 6:52 PM EDT2013-10-13 22:52:24 GMT
WASHINGTON, DC (RNN) - Despite the WWII Memorial being closed, members of the Million Vet March have gathered in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown – according to media reports. "We do notMore >>
Veterans gathered at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown.More >>
Saturday, October 12 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-10-13 02:44:59 GMT
People nationwide have been unable to access welfare benefits through their EBT cards Saturday. Reports on the matter indicated the issue has no connection to the government shutdown.More >>
Xerox, which handles EBT systems in several states, said Saturday night the problem that prevented people from using their cards to shop has now been corrected. More >>
(RNN) – Do you know a Star Wars fan that already has all the gizmos and gadgets of being a Jedi? Well, how about adding to their collection by making their dreams become reality by giving them the Force.
Toy company Uncle Milton, has released a glove that grants its user with the power of the Force - magnetic force - but it's still awesome.
The "Force Glove" has an embedded magnet in the palm that can either repel or attract objects. By flipping the magnets you can alternate between the "Force Pull" or "Force Push" Jedi powers based on polarity.
The set comes with one glove, two targets and a training manual.
The "Force Glove" can be purchased on Amazon for $18 but to all Jedi masters alike, kids or adults, this gift is priceless.
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Thursday, December 5 2013 9:49 AM EST2013-12-05 14:49:56 GMT
NEW YORK (CNN) - The Christmas season has officially begun in New York City. The famous Rockefeller Center tree was lit Wednesday night during the annual lighting ceremony. Mayor Michael Bloomberg flippedMore >>
The Christmas season has officially begun in New York City. The famous Rockefeller Center tree was lit Wednesday night during the annual lighting ceremony.More >>
Tuesday, December 3 2013 7:48 PM EST2013-12-04 00:48:54 GMT
WASHINGTON, DC (CNN) – More than 5,000 handmade ornaments decorate the Capitol Christmas Tree that was lit on Tuesday by House Speaker John Boehner. More >>
WASHINGTON, DC (CNN) – More than 5,000 handmade ornaments decorate the Capitol Christmas Tree that was lit on Tuesday by House Speaker John Boehner. The 88-foot tall Engelmann spruce was harvested from Colville National Forest in Colville, Washington. Boehner flipped the switch to light the tree that will shine from dusk until 11 p.m. during the holiday season. Copyright CNN 2013. All rights reserved.More >>
Tuesday, December 3 2013 12:29 AM EST2013-12-03 05:29:21 GMT
(WPRI/CNN) - Christmas is back in Rhode Island. The governor of that state is spreading the yule-tide cheer once again, dubbing the state tree a Christmas tree, not a holiday tree. For the past two years,More >>