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  • Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations

    Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:14 AM EST2018-02-22 06:14:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:39 GMT
    The students who swarmed Florida's state capitol in the wake of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre face pushback in Legislature.
    The students who swarmed Florida's state capitol in the wake of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre face pushback in Legislature.
  • Students across US walk out of class to protest gun violence

    Students across US walk out of class to protest gun violence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:36 PM EST2018-02-21 21:36:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Gwendolyn Frantz, 17, of Kensington, Md., stands in front of the White House during a student protest for gun control, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Gwendolyn Frantz, 17, of Kensington, Md., stands in front of the White House during a student protest for gun control, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walk-outs to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's Florida school shooting.
    Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walk-outs to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's Florida school shooting.
  • Billy Graham will lie in honor in the US Capitol Rotunda

    Billy Graham will lie in honor in the US Capitol Rotunda

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:05 PM EST2018-02-22 04:05:14 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams). FILE - In this June 26, 2005 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham speaks on stage on the third and last day of his farewell American revival in the Queens borough of New York.  A spokesman said on Graham has died at his home i...(AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams). FILE - In this June 26, 2005 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham speaks on stage on the third and last day of his farewell American revival in the Queens borough of New York. A spokesman said on Graham has died at his home i...

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.

  • California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct resigns

    California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct resigns

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:43 AM EST2018-02-22 07:43:54 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:27 PM EST2018-02-22 20:27:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Yeater, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2018, file photo, California state Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, announces that he will take a month-long leave of absence while an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against him are c...(AP Photo/Steve Yeater, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2018, file photo, California state Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, announces that he will take a month-long leave of absence while an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against him are c...
    The California Senate is preparing to debate punishment for a lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct.
    The California Senate is preparing to debate punishment for a lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct.
  • Book Trump? Interest groups press case at his properties

    Book Trump? Interest groups press case at his properties

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-02-22 06:27:39 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:27 PM EST2018-02-22 20:27:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the Trump International Hotel in Washington. Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Donald Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to inf...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the Trump International Hotel in Washington. Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Donald Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to inf...
    Quid pro Trump? Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to influence his administration.
    Quid pro Trump? Special interests are holding meetings at properties owned by President Trump, putting money in his pockets as they seek to influence his administration.
  • Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

    Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-22 05:24:41 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:26 PM EST2018-02-22 20:26:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump, looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session with high school students, teachers, and others...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump, looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session with high school students, teachers, and others...

    Students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump to set politics aside and protect America's school children from the scourge of gun violence.

    Students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump to set politics aside and protect America's school children from the scourge of gun violence.

  • Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?

    Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:13 AM EST2018-02-22 06:13:54 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:26 PM EST2018-02-22 20:26:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). From left, President Donald Trump, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student students Carson Abt, and Ariana Klein, listen as Carson's father Frederick Abt, speaks during a listening session with high school students, teac...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). From left, President Donald Trump, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student students Carson Abt, and Ariana Klein, listen as Carson's father Frederick Abt, speaks during a listening session with high school students, teac...

    Revisiting an idea he raised in his campaign, Trump's comments in favor of allowing teachers to be armed come as lawmakers in several states are wrestling with the idea.

    Revisiting an idea he raised in his campaign, Trump's comments in favor of allowing teachers to be armed come as lawmakers in several states are wrestling with the idea.

  • Pennsylvania congressional map battle lands in Supreme Court

    Pennsylvania congressional map battle lands in Supreme Court

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-22 05:13:49 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:25 PM EST2018-02-22 20:25:45 GMT
    Pa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district mapPa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district map

    The state Supreme Court last month threw out a Republican-crafted map that was considered among the nation's most gerrymandered.

    The state Supreme Court last month threw out a Republican-crafted map that was considered among the nation's most gerrymandered.

  • Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with US governors, mayors

    Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with US governors, mayors

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-02-22 06:05:19 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:24 PM EST2018-02-22 20:24:53 GMT
    (Franck Robichon/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives at Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official residence for a meeting in Tokyo. When Turnbull arrives in Washingt...(Franck Robichon/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives at Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official residence for a meeting in Tokyo. When Turnbull arrives in Washingt...
    Foreign leaders are looking to cultivate stronger ties with US governors and mayors, an interest that will be on display at this weekend's meeting of governors.
    Foreign leaders are looking to cultivate stronger ties with US governors and mayors, an interest that will be on display at this weekend's meeting of governors.
  • Leading liberal policy group unveils 'coverage for all' plan

    Leading liberal policy group unveils 'coverage for all' plan

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:13 PM EST2018-02-22 02:13:55 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:24 PM EST2018-02-22 20:24:50 GMT
    New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance.
    New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance.
  • US doing little to combat Russia meddling in next elections

    US doing little to combat Russia meddling in next elections

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-02-21 06:47:47 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:16 PM EST2018-02-22 20:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on worldwide threats in Washington. The Russians are going to try it again...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on worldwide threats in Washington. The Russians are going to try it again...

    Even as elections near, US has done little to aggressively combat the kinds of Russian meddling that was recently unmasked in federal court.

    Even as elections near, US has done little to aggressively combat the kinds of Russian meddling that was recently unmasked in federal court.

  • Vice president wants US businesses trailblazing into space

    Vice president wants US businesses trailblazing into space

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-02-21 15:43:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:06 PM EST2018-02-22 20:06:59 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence has brought a newly revived advisory group to Florida's Kennedy Space Center.
    Vice President Mike Pence has brought a newly revived advisory group to Florida's Kennedy Space Center.
  • Groups want details on Trump's approval of Keystone pipeline

    Groups want details on Trump's approval of Keystone pipeline

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-20 19:22:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:06 PM EST2018-02-22 20:06:46 GMT
    Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking a judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump's approval of the project.
    Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking a judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump's approval of the project.
  • Want an evening out with Trump Jr? You're probably too late

    Want an evening out with Trump Jr? You're probably too late

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-22 09:13:57 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:06 PM EST2018-02-22 20:06:29 GMT
    (AP Photo). The eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr. , center, stands in front of Trump Towers after its inauguration in Pune, India, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Donald Trump Jr. said any talk that his family was profiting from his...(AP Photo). The eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr. , center, stands in front of Trump Towers after its inauguration in Pune, India, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Donald Trump Jr. said any talk that his family was profiting from his...
    Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India.
    Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India.
  • Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:24 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-02-22 19:39:44 GMT
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
  • Turmoil shakes up agency in charge of vast US lands

    Turmoil shakes up agency in charge of vast US lands

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:01 AM EST2018-02-19 07:01:15 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:16 PM EST2018-02-22 19:16:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Smith, File). FILE - This April 14, 2017 file photo shows trees near where U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visited Kings Canyon National Park, Calif. A year of upheaval at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of senior staff ...(AP Photo/Scott Smith, File). FILE - This April 14, 2017 file photo shows trees near where U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visited Kings Canyon National Park, Calif. A year of upheaval at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of senior staff ...
    A year of turmoil at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of staff members re-assigned, key positions go unfilled, rules governing industry shelved and a mass resignation from a National Park system...
    A year of turmoil at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of staff members re-assigned, key positions go unfilled, rules governing industry shelved and a mass resignation from a National Park system advisory board.
  • Lawsuit: Trump's ending immigrant program racially motivated

    Lawsuit: Trump's ending immigrant program racially motivated

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:04 AM EST2018-02-22 14:04:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:40 PM EST2018-02-22 18:40:48 GMT
    Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants are suing President Donald Trump over the administration's decision to end special protections that have allowed them to live and work in the US.
    Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants are suing President Donald Trump over the administration's decision to end special protections that have allowed them to live and work in the US.
  • Civil disobedience: Teen shooting survivors shake up Capitol

    Civil disobedience: Teen shooting survivors shake up Capitol

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-22 05:24:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:40 PM EST2018-02-22 18:40:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Aria Siccone, 14, a 9th grade student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where more than a dozen students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday, cries as she recounts her story from that day...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Aria Siccone, 14, a 9th grade student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where more than a dozen students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday, cries as she recounts her story from that day...

    Some of the high school students who traveled to Florida's state capital for protests after last week's mass shooting committed what may have been their young movement's first act of civil disobedience.

    Some of the high school students who traveled to Florida's state capital for protests after last week's mass shooting committed what may have been their young movement's first act of civil disobedience.

  • Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

    Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:25 PM EST2018-02-22 04:25:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-02-22 18:29:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015 file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-New Hartford, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. The Republican congresswoman from upstate New York says "many" people wh...(AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015 file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-New Hartford, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. The Republican congresswoman from upstate New York says "many" people wh...

    In a statement Wednesday night, the congresswoman said her comments were taken out of context.

    In a statement Wednesday night, the congresswoman said her comments were taken out of context.

  • For decades Graham offered counsel and comfort to presidents

    For decades Graham offered counsel and comfort to presidents

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-02-22 06:27:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-02-22 18:17:30 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 1961 file photo,  Evangelist Billy Graham, left, talks with President John F. Kennedy during a call at the the White House in Washington.   Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching ...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 1961 file photo, Evangelist Billy Graham, left, talks with President John F. Kennedy during a call at the the White House in Washington. Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching ...
    Billy Graham was a fixture of the presidency, offering counsel and comfort to the man in the White House.
    Billy Graham was a fixture of the presidency, offering counsel and comfort to the man in the White House.
  • The Latest: Trump criticizes active-shooter drills in school

    The Latest: Trump criticizes active-shooter drills in school

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:16 AM EST2018-02-22 13:16:07 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:07 PM EST2018-02-22 18:07:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump, looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session with high school students, teachers, and others...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump, looks to Julia Cordover, the student body president at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., as she speaks during the listening session with high school students, teachers, and others...
    President Donald Trump is continuing to talk about the possibility of arming teachers, saying he means concealed weapons for "gun adept teachers with military or special training experience.".
    President Donald Trump is continuing to talk about the possibility of arming teachers, saying he means concealed weapons for "gun adept teachers with military or special training experience.".
  • Sen. Rubio says he would support raising age to buy rifles

    Sen. Rubio says he would support raising age to buy rifles

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:48 PM EST2018-02-22 03:48:58 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-02-22 18:05:29 GMT
    (Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students are recognized before a CNN town hall broadcast, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla.(Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students are recognized before a CNN town hall broadcast, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla.
    Republican Sen. Marco Rubio put on defensive at televised town hall event by angry students, teachers and parents demanding stronger gun-control measures after school shooting rampage.
    Republican Sen. Marco Rubio put on defensive at televised town hall event by angry students, teachers and parents demanding stronger gun-control measures after school shooting rampage.
  • Correction: Florida Shooting-Mental Health story

    Correction: Florida Shooting-Mental Health story

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:21 PM EST2018-02-19 17:21:19 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-02-22 17:17:24 GMT
    (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla, after a shooter op...(Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla, after a shooter op...
    The U.S. medical community is voicing mounting frustration over the Trump administration's focus on mental illness to fight mass violence.
    The U.S. medical community is voicing mounting frustration over the Trump administration's focus on mental illness to fight mass violence.
  • Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

    Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-21 19:13:32 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:54 AM EST2018-02-22 16:54:42 GMT
    Fed officials in January felt rising growth prospects boosted chances for more rate hikes.
    Fed officials in January felt rising growth prospects boosted chances for more rate hikes.
  • Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activism

    Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activism

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-21 16:23:47 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:19 AM EST2018-02-22 16:19:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tyra Hemans, 19, left, and Tanzil Philip, 16, student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday, converse aboard their bus between Parkland ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tyra Hemans, 19, left, and Tanzil Philip, 16, student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday, converse aboard their bus between Parkland ...
    Many students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates.
    Many students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates.
  • SC DHEC apologizes about now-deleted tweet with derogatory remark about President Trump

    SC DHEC apologizes about now-deleted tweet with derogatory remark about President Trump

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-02-22 16:18:34 GMT
    (Source: DHEC)(Source: DHEC)

    The state's department of health and environmental control issued an apology on Twitter for a now-deleted tweet that included an insult about President Donald Trump.  

    The state's department of health and environmental control issued an apology on Twitter for a now-deleted tweet that included an insult about President Donald Trump.  

  • Mueller files new charges in Manafort case

    Mueller files new charges in Manafort case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-02-21 19:56:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-02-22 14:48:16 GMT
    A court filing indicates a sealed document was entered in special counsel Robert Mueller's case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File)A court filing indicates a sealed document was entered in special counsel Robert Mueller's case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File)
    A court filing indicates a sealed document was entered in special counsel Robert Mueller's case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)A court filing indicates a sealed document was entered in special counsel Robert Mueller's case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.

    Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.

  • The Latest: Angry students, parents confront Sen. Rubio

    The Latest: Angry students, parents confront Sen. Rubio

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:03 AM EST2018-02-21 12:03:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:49 AM EST2018-02-22 12:49:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser). Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School survivors Tanzil Philip, left, is comforted by fellow student Diego Pfeiffer as Philip speaks to Leon High School students after arriving in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018. The ...(AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser). Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School survivors Tanzil Philip, left, is comforted by fellow student Diego Pfeiffer as Philip speaks to Leon High School students after arriving in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018. The ...
    The day before 17 people were gunned down inside a Florida school, a co-worker says the suspect made plans to go with him to a shooting range.
    The day before 17 people were gunned down inside a Florida school, a co-worker says the suspect made plans to go with him to a shooting range.
  • White House says US could reach 3 percent growth rate

    White House says US could reach 3 percent growth rate

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:13 PM EST2018-02-21 17:13:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:44 AM EST2018-02-22 11:44:42 GMT
    The White House says the U.S. could achieve annual growth rates of 3 percent through the next decade if President Donald Trump's policies on regulations and infrastructure are enacted.
    The White House says the U.S. could achieve annual growth rates of 3 percent through the next decade if President Donald Trump's policies on regulations and infrastructure are enacted.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's tweets on Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's tweets on Russia probe

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:45 AM EST2018-02-22 05:45:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:08 AM EST2018-02-22 10:08:20 GMT

    Trump tweets questions about special counsel's Russia probe, but the answers might not please him.

    Trump tweets questions about special counsel's Russia probe, but the answers might not please him.

  • Liberal group proposing plan for health coverage for all

    Liberal group proposing plan for health coverage for all

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-22 05:24:54 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:34 AM EST2018-02-22 09:34:57 GMT

    The proposal comes at a time when polls show intense interest in a government-run system that would guarantee coverage and benefits while reducing the complexity and out-of-pocket costs associated with private insurance.

    The proposal comes at a time when polls show intense interest in a government-run system that would guarantee coverage and benefits while reducing the complexity and out-of-pocket costs associated with private insurance.

  • Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:25 AM EST2018-02-21 07:25:49 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:15 AM EST2018-02-22 07:15:49 GMT

    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.

    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.

  • Oversight committee wants to look at Pruitt's travel records

    Oversight committee wants to look at Pruitt's travel records

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-22 05:24:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-22 06:44:55 GMT
    A congressional oversight committee wants to take a look at travel records for Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
    A congressional oversight committee wants to take a look at travel records for Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
  • School shooting victims plead with Trump for action

    School shooting victims plead with Trump for action

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:57 PM EST2018-02-22 01:57:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:37 AM EST2018-02-22 06:37:44 GMT
    With searing anger, raw emotion and heartfelt pleas, parents, students and others impacted by school shootings came to the White House to implore President Donald Trump to take action.
    With searing anger, raw emotion and heartfelt pleas, parents, students and others impacted by school shootings came to the White House to implore President Donald Trump to take action.
  • Billy Graham gave more than prayer to presidents

    Billy Graham gave more than prayer to presidents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:09 PM EST2018-02-22 02:09:06 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-02-22 06:27:35 GMT
    As pastor to presidents from both parties, the Rev. Billy Graham offered more than just prayer.
    As pastor to presidents from both parties, the Rev. Billy Graham offered more than just prayer.
  • The Latest: Billy Graham gave more than prayer to presidents

    The Latest: Billy Graham gave more than prayer to presidents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:43 PM EST2018-02-22 02:43:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:26 AM EST2018-02-22 06:26:45 GMT
    As pastor to presidents from both parties, the Rev. Billy Graham offered more than just prayer.
    As pastor to presidents from both parties, the Rev. Billy Graham offered more than just prayer.
  • Trump again attacks Obama over Russia

    Trump again attacks Obama over Russia

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:45 AM EST2018-02-21 14:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:26 AM EST2018-02-22 06:26:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor, suggesting he should have done more to prevent Russian election meddling.
    President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor, suggesting he should have done more to prevent Russian election meddling.
  • California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct apologizes

    California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct apologizes

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:25 AM EST2018-02-21 07:25:58 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-22 06:19:42 GMT
    The California Senate is weighing whether to punish a colleague after an independent investigation confirmed he likely engaged in unwanted flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with six women.
    The California Senate is weighing whether to punish a colleague after an independent investigation confirmed he likely engaged in unwanted flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with six women.
  • Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:43 AM EST2018-02-21 06:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-22 06:19:21 GMT

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't...

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change law now.

  • 'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

    'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-02-21 06:47:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:56 AM EST2018-02-22 05:56:03 GMT

    On Wednesday, Trump will host a "listening session" that will include people impacted by mass shootings in Parkland, Columbine, Colorado and Newtown, Connecticut.

    On Wednesday, Trump will host a "listening session" that will include people impacted by mass shootings in Parkland, Columbine, Colorado and Newtown, Connecticut.

  • House panel seeks info on EPA chief's first-class flights

    House panel seeks info on EPA chief's first-class flights

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:17 PM EST2018-02-21 23:17:35 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:55 AM EST2018-02-22 05:55:49 GMT
    A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
    A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump's running commentary on Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump's running commentary on Russia probe

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-02-21 22:58:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:44 AM EST2018-02-22 05:44:42 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump speaks as if he knows where Russia probe is going and not going, and what it's finding.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump speaks as if he knows where Russia probe is going and not going, and what it's finding.
  • GOP leaders request hold on Pennsylvania congressional map

    GOP leaders request hold on Pennsylvania congressional map

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:06 AM EST2018-02-21 16:06:41 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:05 AM EST2018-02-22 05:05:24 GMT

    Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court.

    Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court.

  • Billy Graham dies: 'America's Pastor,' adviser to presidents

    Billy Graham dies: 'America's Pastor,' adviser to presidents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:35 PM EST2018-02-22 04:35:19 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:44 PM EST2018-02-22 04:44:06 GMT
    The Rev. Billy Graham, dead at 99, was 'America's pastor' and a pioneer in use of television in mass evangelism.
    The Rev. Billy Graham, dead at 99, was 'America's pastor' and a pioneer in use of television in mass evangelism.
  • Billy Graham is remembered by secular and religious leaders

    Billy Graham is remembered by secular and religious leaders

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-02-22 04:30:07 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:34 PM EST2018-02-22 04:34:45 GMT
    Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning.
    Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning.
  • Trump plan: Less health insurance for lower premiums

    Trump plan: Less health insurance for lower premiums

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-02-20 14:21:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:16 PM EST2018-02-22 04:16:55 GMT
    Trump administration backs less-comprehensive, lower cost health plans in proposed rules.
    Trump administration backs less-comprehensive, lower cost health plans in proposed rules.
  • Foes blast Trump on offshore drilling; industry pushes back

    Foes blast Trump on offshore drilling; industry pushes back

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:23 PM EST2018-02-22 01:23:44 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:04 PM EST2018-02-22 04:04:06 GMT
    Environmental activists, business groups and a retired U.S. Navy admiral have lambasted the Trump Administration's offshore drilling plan in Virginia.
    Environmental activists, business groups and a retired U.S. Navy admiral have lambasted the Trump Administration's offshore drilling plan in Virginia.
  • The Latest: Governor focusing on court order for new map

    The Latest: Governor focusing on court order for new map

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:47 PM EST2018-02-22 00:47:56 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:04 PM EST2018-02-22 02:04:31 GMT
    Pennsylvania's 2 highest-ranking Republican legislative leaders ask US Supreme Court to block new congressional district map viewed as likely to help Democrats.
    Pennsylvania's 2 highest-ranking Republican legislative leaders ask US Supreme Court to block new congressional district map viewed as likely to help Democrats.
  • The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief's travel

    The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief's travel

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:56 PM EST2018-02-21 23:56:38 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-02-22 01:48:21 GMT
    A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
    A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt.
  • Woman in affair that led US rep to resign now seeks office

    Woman in affair that led US rep to resign now seeks office

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-21 23:33:38 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:43 PM EST2018-02-22 01:43:43 GMT
    A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation is now pursuing her own run for the U.S. House.
    A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation is now pursuing her own run for the U.S. House.
  • Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

    Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:36 PM EST2018-02-21 22:36:57 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:34 PM EST2018-02-22 01:34:36 GMT
    A Christian minister running to replace a congressman who resigned amid sexual misconduct allegations reportedly traded suggestive text messages with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one...
    A Christian minister running to replace a congressman who resigned amid sexual misconduct allegations reportedly traded suggestive text messages with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one of the exchanges.
  • Murphy reverses Christie, approves $7.5M for women's health

    Murphy reverses Christie, approves $7.5M for women's health

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-02-21 16:14:14 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:54 PM EST2018-02-21 23:54:19 GMT
    New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy is expected to sign legislation setting aside about $7.5 million in funding for family-planning and women's health.
    New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy is expected to sign legislation setting aside about $7.5 million in funding for family-planning and women's health.
  • Russia criticizes Western pressure to turn away from Moscow

    Russia criticizes Western pressure to turn away from Moscow

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:04 AM EST2018-02-21 15:04:47 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-02-21 23:37:47 GMT
    Russian foreign minister is criticizing Western policies toward his country, urging countries to maintain good relations with Moscow despite the Russia-West divisions.
    Russian foreign minister is criticizing Western policies toward his country, urging countries to maintain good relations with Moscow despite the Russia-West divisions.
  • Lawyer: Melania Trump's parents are permanent US residents

    Lawyer: Melania Trump's parents are permanent US residents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-21 19:03:58 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:19 PM EST2018-02-21 22:19:03 GMT
    A lawyer representing first lady Melania Trump's parents says that both are living legally in the U.S. Attorney Michael Wildes says Viktor and Amalija Knavs "are both lawfully admitted to the United States as...
    A lawyer representing first lady Melania Trump's parents says that both are living legally in the U.S. Attorney Michael Wildes says Viktor and Amalija Knavs "are both lawfully admitted to the United States as permanent residents.".
  • Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

    Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-21 06:46:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:55 PM EST2018-02-21 21:55:56 GMT
    A Denver-area congressman whose district was the site of the Aurora movie theater shooting in 2012 was booed at a town hall Tuesday night as people called for action after the Florida school shooting.
    A Denver-area congressman whose district was the site of the Aurora movie theater shooting in 2012 was booed at a town hall Tuesday night as people called for action after the Florida school shooting.
  • Geraldo Rivera talks weapons age-limits with Trump

    Geraldo Rivera talks weapons age-limits with Trump

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-02-21 17:23:57 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-21 21:46:48 GMT
    Television personality Geraldo Rivera says he has discussed the idea of raising the minimum age to purchase assault-type weapons with President Donald Trump, adding that Trump "took it under advisement.".
    Television personality Geraldo Rivera says he has discussed the idea of raising the minimum age to purchase assault-type weapons with President Donald Trump, adding that Trump "took it under advisement.".
  • Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-17 06:19:51 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-21 21:06:25 GMT
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
  • False story claims Trump nixed Obama library funding

    False story claims Trump nixed Obama library funding

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-21 18:45:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-02-21 20:43:54 GMT
    False story claims Trump nixed federal funds for Obama's privately funded library.
    False story claims Trump nixed federal funds for Obama's privately funded library.
  • Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-02-21 00:52:12 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:55 PM EST2018-02-21 18:55:57 GMT
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
  • 15-year-old shot 5 times protecting classmates from gunfire

    15-year-old shot 5 times protecting classmates from gunfire

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:51 AM EST2018-02-20 08:51:44 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-21 18:45:44 GMT
    A 15-year-old Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who was shot five times during the massacre is credited with saving the lives of at least 20 other students.
    A 15-year-old Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who was shot five times during the massacre is credited with saving the lives of at least 20 other students.
  • State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-21 06:46:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-21 18:36:36 GMT

    Pence's office, acknowledging the scrapped meeting on Tuesday, said North Korea had "dangled a meeting" in hopes that doing so would entice the vice president to ease up on the North. 

    Pence's office, acknowledging the scrapped meeting on Tuesday, said North Korea had "dangled a meeting" in hopes that doing so would entice the vice president to ease up on the North. 

  • Secret Service clears suspicious vehicle by White House

    Secret Service clears suspicious vehicle by White House

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-21 13:46:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:19 PM EST2018-02-21 18:19:05 GMT

    The Secret Service says officers are responding to a suspicious vehicle near the White House.

    The Secret Service says officers are responding to a suspicious vehicle near the White House.

  • White House: New policy won't affect Trump's son-in-law

    White House: New policy won't affect Trump's son-in-law

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:13 AM EST2018-02-21 06:13:47 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-02-21 18:05:46 GMT

    The White House says Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, won't be affected by a new policy aimed at those without a permanent security clearance.

    The White House says Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, won't be affected by a new policy aimed at those without a permanent security clearance.

  • breaking

    Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

    Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-02-16 18:18:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:57 PM EST2018-02-21 17:57:45 GMT

    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.

  • New book by Sen. Bernie Sanders coming in November

    New book by Sen. Bernie Sanders coming in November

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:05 AM EST2018-02-21 14:05:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:14 PM EST2018-02-21 17:14:41 GMT
    Sen. Bernie Sanders is working on a new book.
    Sen. Bernie Sanders is working on a new book.
  • Wife of lawmaker who killed himself loses election bid

    Wife of lawmaker who killed himself loses election bid

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:32 PM EST2018-02-21 02:32:19 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-21 16:30:07 GMT
    A special election is being held in Kentucky to replace a legislator who killed himself after allegations surfaced from a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager.
    A special election is being held in Kentucky to replace a legislator who killed himself after allegations surfaced from a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager.
  • Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling 'abortion is murder'

    Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling 'abortion is murder'

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-02-20 07:14:56 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-02-21 16:26:49 GMT

    An ethics complaint has been filed against an Idaho state senator after a tweet from an account purported to be the Republican lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a Democratic colleague.

    An ethics complaint has been filed against an Idaho state senator after a tweet from an account purported to be the Republican lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a Democratic colleague.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'tougher' steps on Russia?

    AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'tougher' steps on Russia?

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-20 23:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-02-21 15:58:28 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump says he's tougher on Russia than Obama was but the record shows otherwise.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump says he's tougher on Russia than Obama was but the record shows otherwise.
  • After teenager's arrest, liberal Vermont ponders gun safety

    After teenager's arrest, liberal Vermont ponders gun safety

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:22 PM EST2018-02-21 00:22:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:46 AM EST2018-02-21 15:46:42 GMT
    What Vermont officials consider a near-miss on a high school shooting is giving a boost to gun control efforts in the state Legislature.
    What Vermont officials consider a near-miss on a high school shooting is giving a boost to gun control efforts in the state Legislature.
  • Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 PM EST2018-02-21 00:42:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:39 AM EST2018-02-21 14:39:13 GMT
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
  • Attorney admits he lied to Mueller's federal agents

    Attorney admits he lied to Mueller's federal agents

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:03 AM EST2018-02-20 14:03:44 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:38 AM EST2018-02-21 14:38:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump is suggesting Democrats are hypocrites for insisting that past elections weren't rigged, only to blame Russians for meddling after he took the White House.
    President Donald Trump is suggesting Democrats are hypocrites for insisting that past elections weren't rigged, only to blame Russians for meddling after he took the White House.
  • How a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into the Russia probe

    How a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into the Russia probe

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-02-21 00:34:01 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-21 13:58:52 GMT
    Questions and answers on how a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into Mueller's Russia probe.
    Questions and answers on how a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into Mueller's Russia probe.
  • Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-02-20 05:21:37 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:37 AM EST2018-02-21 07:37:11 GMT
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
  • Florida survivors, lawmakers on collision course over guns

    Florida survivors, lawmakers on collision course over guns

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:32 PM EST2018-02-20 04:32:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:05 AM EST2018-02-21 07:05:18 GMT

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

  • With new elections near, US strains to curb Russia meddling

    With new elections near, US strains to curb Russia meddling

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-20 23:33:58 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-21 06:56:37 GMT
    The first congressional primaries are just two weeks away, and the U.S. government has done little so far to aggressively combat the kind of Russian election interference that's been revealed.
    The first congressional primaries are just two weeks away, and the U.S. government has done little so far to aggressively combat the kind of Russian election interference that's been revealed.
  • Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks

    Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-21 06:56:09 GMT

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

  • US: North Korea canceled meeting with Pence at last minute

    US: North Korea canceled meeting with Pence at last minute

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-02-21 00:32:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-21 06:56:03 GMT

    US says Pence was ready to meet with North Korea at Olympics, but North Korea canceled at last minute.

    US says Pence was ready to meet with North Korea at Olympics, but North Korea canceled at last minute.

  • Week of reckoning on White House aides' access to secrets

    Week of reckoning on White House aides' access to secrets

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:53 PM EST2018-02-21 01:53:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-02-21 05:25:11 GMT
    It's a week of reckoning for White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and dozens of other officials who have been working without permanent security clearances for the better part of a year.
    It's a week of reckoning for White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and dozens of other officials who have been working without permanent security clearances for the better part of a year.
  • Investigation of California senator finds 6 misconduct cases

    Investigation of California senator finds 6 misconduct cases

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:23 PM EST2018-02-21 02:23:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-21 05:24:52 GMT
    An investigation has determined a California senator likely engaged in six instances of flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with female staff members and lobbyists in the past decade.
    An investigation has determined a California senator likely engaged in six instances of flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with female staff members and lobbyists in the past decade.
  • The Latest: Justice Dept to step up review of bump stocks

    The Latest: Justice Dept to step up review of bump stocks

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:03 AM EST2018-02-20 14:03:53 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:05 PM EST2018-02-21 03:05:24 GMT
    President Donald Trump is crediting "popular Tax Cuts which the Dems want to take away" with giving his Republican Party an edge in recent polling.
    President Donald Trump is crediting "popular Tax Cuts which the Dems want to take away" with giving his Republican Party an edge in recent polling.
  • Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:11 AM EST2018-02-20 05:11:47 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-02-21 02:44:15 GMT

    The new map substantially overhauls a Republican-drawn congressional map widely viewed as among the nation's most gerrymandered.

    The new map substantially overhauls a Republican-drawn congressional map widely viewed as among the nation's most gerrymandered.

  • Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

    Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:37 PM EST2018-02-21 02:37:47 GMT

    Survivors of a Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead are channeling their anger and sadness into action.

    Survivors of a Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead are channeling their anger and sadness into action.

  • Supreme Court rejects 2 gun rights appeals

    Supreme Court rejects 2 gun rights appeals

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-02-20 14:52:36 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:07 PM EST2018-02-21 02:07:28 GMT
    The Supreme Court is rejecting two challenges by guns rights groups to California laws regulating firearms' sales.
    The Supreme Court is rejecting two challenges by guns rights groups to California laws regulating firearms' sales.
  • Trump awards Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officers

    Trump awards Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officers

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-02-20 21:43:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:13 PM EST2018-02-21 00:13:24 GMT
    President Trump presented the Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officials on Tuesday, Feb. 20. (Source: CNN/Pool)President Trump presented the Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officials on Tuesday, Feb. 20. (Source: CNN/Pool)

    President Donald Trump is recognizing bravery by the nation's public safety officers and awarding the Medal of Valor to a dozen police, fire department and other officials.

    President Donald Trump is recognizing bravery by the nation's public safety officers and awarding the Medal of Valor to a dozen police, fire department and other officials.

  • Democrats on House panel urge Equifax to extend protections

    Democrats on House panel urge Equifax to extend protections

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-02-20 16:41:57 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-02-20 23:42:08 GMT
    Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking Equifax Inc., to provide its free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.
    Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking Equifax Inc., to provide its free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.
  • The Latest: Attorney pleads guilty to lying

    The Latest: Attorney pleads guilty to lying

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-02-20 14:52:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:35 PM EST2018-02-20 23:35:11 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
  • False story claims Trump forged physical checkup results

    False story claims Trump forged physical checkup results

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:58 PM EST2018-02-20 21:58:46 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-02-20 23:18:53 GMT
    False story claims Trump forged the results of his physical exam.
    False story claims Trump forged the results of his physical exam.
  • Eugenides, Chernow voted into arts academy

    Eugenides, Chernow voted into arts academy

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:42 AM EST2018-02-20 13:42:08 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:53 PM EST2018-02-20 21:53:32 GMT
    Historian Ron Chernow, playwright Lynn Nottage and artist Jenny Holzer are among this year's inductees in the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
    Historian Ron Chernow, playwright Lynn Nottage and artist Jenny Holzer are among this year's inductees in the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
  • Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts

    Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:03 AM EST2018-02-20 07:03:44 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:15 PM EST2018-02-20 21:15:05 GMT

    President Donald Trump and Mitt Romney have been at odds off and on, but they now see eye to eye on Romney's bid for a Senate seat from Utah.

    President Donald Trump and Mitt Romney have been at odds off and on, but they now see eye to eye on Romney's bid for a Senate seat from Utah.

  • Poll: Trump, Congress not doing enough to prevent mass shootings

    Poll: Trump, Congress not doing enough to prevent mass shootings

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:34 PM EST2018-02-20 17:34:02 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:34 PM EST2018-02-20 17:34:02 GMT

    More than three-quarters of those surveyed say Congress could do more and 62 percent say the same for President Trump.

    More than three-quarters of those surveyed say Congress could do more and 62 percent say the same for President Trump.

  • Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-20 07:13:27 GMT
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
  • Republican gains in secretary of state posts jolt Democrats

    Republican gains in secretary of state posts jolt Democrats

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-02-20 05:18:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-02-20 06:23:34 GMT
    Democrats seek to stop losses in secretary of state races, raise money for candidates.
    Democrats seek to stop losses in secretary of state races, raise money for candidates.
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  • FBI says it's trying to rebuild trust after botched tip

    FBI says it's trying to rebuild trust after botched tip

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:16 PM EST2018-02-22 19:16:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:41 GMT
    A top FBI official is acknowledging the agency has lost public trust after it botched a potentially life-saving tip before the Florida school shooting.
    A top FBI official is acknowledging the agency has lost public trust after it botched a potentially life-saving tip before the Florida school shooting.
  • Billy Graham will lie in honor in the US Capitol Rotunda

    Billy Graham will lie in honor in the US Capitol Rotunda

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:05 PM EST2018-02-22 04:05:14 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams). FILE - In this June 26, 2005 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham speaks on stage on the third and last day of his farewell American revival in the Queens borough of New York.  A spokesman said on Graham has died at his home i...(AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams). FILE - In this June 26, 2005 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham speaks on stage on the third and last day of his farewell American revival in the Queens borough of New York. A spokesman said on Graham has died at his home i...

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who was known as "America's Pastor," has died at his North Carolina home at 99.

  • Science Says: European art scene began with Neanderthals

    Science Says: European art scene began with Neanderthals

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:14 PM EST2018-02-22 19:14:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-02-22 20:28:02 GMT
    Two new studies from Spain provide the strongest evidence yet that Neanderthals created art.
    Two new studies from Spain provide the strongest evidence yet that Neanderthals created art.
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