Several Republican governors with 2016 ambitions are openly hostile to the Affordable Care Act, yet still accept its funding for many critical health programs. Full Article
Growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector rose to a five-month high in March as output and employment gained, according to an industry report released on Wednesday.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Major powers and Iran were closer to a preliminary accord on reining in Tehran's nuclear program, but they hit an impasse over key details such as the lifting of U.N. sanctions and Iran's future atomic research. Full Article
Following in Indiana's footsteps, Arkansas lawmakers passed a Religious Freedom Restoration Act that critics said would allow businesses to deny service to gays and lesbians, drawing a swift demand from Wal-Mart for the governor to veto the bill. Full Article