President Barack Obama signed a short-term funding extension on Saturday hours after Democrats and Republicans narrowly averted a partial shutdown of the federal government by agreeing on the measure and a budget deal. The new funding extension, which cuts spending by $2 billion, will last through next Friday, April 15. The Senate immediately passed the […]

Toyota's reputation for making trusty, reliable cars has come into question after the company recalled millions of cars because of sticking gas pedals last week. But many iReporters with Toyotas stand by the brand.

Texas has the worst performing food stamp program in the nation, says the federal director who oversees the project designed to help desperate people get nutritious meals.

Many have never been jobless or in need of a helping hand before..