If it weren't for Congress, the U.S. Postal Service might not be doing so badly.
In the final three months of last year, the agency lost $1.3 billion -- considerably less than the $3.3 billion lost in the same 2011 period.
By Paul Vercammen, Michael Pearson and Greg Botelho
A former Los Angeles cop with military training vowed war against other men in blue Thursday, leaving one officer dead days after he allegedly killed two other people to begin a wave of retribution for being fired, police said.
The Senate Intelligence Committee will receive a classified document Thursday that seeks to justify the administration's policy of targeting Americans overseas via drone attacks, chairwoman Dianne Feinstein said.