1 week until govt shutdown deadline

With a week left to hammer out a deal to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers seem resigned — if not rushing — to that end.

Futures mixed in very light trading

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are mixed in light trading with little scheduled in the way of corporate earnings or economic indicators. Dow …

Bryan Cranston, left, and Aaron Paul, winners of the best drama series award for "Breaking Bad" pose backstage at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)

Emmys live up to unpredictable nature

Television’s annual night of honors, where the AMC drama “Breaking Bad” and ABC comedy “Modern Family” were judged the industry’s finest on …

Quotations of the day

“This will end tonight. Our forces will prevail. Kenyans are standing firm against aggression, and we will win,” — Kenya’s National Disaster…