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  • Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

    Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:19:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:19:09 GMT
    The moribund Republican health care bill has received a jolt of life because the conservative House Freedom Caucus has endorsed a revised version of the measure.
    The moribund Republican health care bill has received a jolt of life because the conservative House Freedom Caucus has endorsed a revised version of the measure.
  • Dispute over health payments defused, spending bill on track

    Dispute over health payments defused, spending bill on track

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:43 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:43 GMT

    Republican lawmakers were meeting Wednesday to consider how to rescue the GOP drive to repeal much of President Barack Obama's health care law.

    Republican lawmakers were meeting Wednesday to consider how to rescue the GOP drive to repeal much of President Barack Obama's health care law.

  • Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

    Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:38 GMT

    In a ruling on Tuesday, a federal judge quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.

    In a ruling on Tuesday, a federal judge quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.

  • Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea

    Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:22 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:22 GMT

    South Korea says it has installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system called THAAD, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system.

    South Korea says it has installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system called THAAD, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system.

  • Trump tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

    Trump tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:13 GMT

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

  • Mnuchin: Trump has 'no intention' of releasing tax returns

    Mnuchin: Trump has 'no intention' of releasing tax returns

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:18 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:18:04 GMT
    The U.S. treasury secretary says President Donald Trump "has no intention" of releasing his taxes returns to the public.
    The U.S. treasury secretary says President Donald Trump "has no intention" of releasing his taxes returns to the public.
  • FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality' rules

    FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality' rules

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:17 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:17:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:17 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:17:26 GMT
    Internet companies are readying for a showdown with a Republican-controlled government over threats to net neutrality, a key issue for them and their users.
    Internet companies are readying for a showdown with a Republican-controlled government over threats to net neutrality, a key issue for them and their users.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump errs on the court system

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump errs on the court system

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:35 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump has come out with a trio of tweets complaining about a judge who blocked his order to penalize cities that don't cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.
    President Donald Trump has come out with a trio of tweets complaining about a judge who blocked his order to penalize cities that don't cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.
  • Trump: national monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

    Trump: national monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:29 GMT
    President Donald Trump is asking for a review of the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments.".
    President Donald Trump is asking for a review of the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments.".
  • Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education

    Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:09:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that aims to reduce the federal government's role in K-12 education.
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that aims to reduce the federal government's role in K-12 education.
  • When is a wall not a wall? GOP redefines Trump's border wall

    When is a wall not a wall? GOP redefines Trump's border wall

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:08:12 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-04-27 01:08:12 GMT
    Congressional Republicans have a new talking point about President Donald Trump's border wall: It's not really a wall.
    Congressional Republicans have a new talking point about President Donald Trump's border wall: It's not really a wall.
  • US Navy fires warning flare at Iran vessel in Persian Gulf

    US Navy fires warning flare at Iran vessel in Persian Gulf

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-04-26 19:19:03 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-04-26 19:19:03 GMT
    US Navy says a guided-missile destroyer in fired a flare toward an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel in Persian Gulf.
    US Navy says a guided-missile destroyer in fired a flare toward an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel in Persian Gulf.
  • Trump Health Dept. dismisses Obama appointed surgeon general

    Trump Health Dept. dismisses Obama appointed surgeon general

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 PM EDT2017-04-26 16:18:36 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 PM EDT2017-04-26 16:18:36 GMT
    The Trump administration has relieved Dr. Vivek Murthy of his duties as U.S. Surgeon General.
    The Trump administration has relieved Dr. Vivek Murthy of his duties as U.S. Surgeon General.
  • Poll: How is President Trump doing?

    Poll: How is President Trump doing?

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:01:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:17 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:17:34 GMT

    What grade would you give President Trump?

    What grade would you give President Trump?

  • Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:08:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:08:19 GMT

    A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

    A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

  • US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

    US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:17 AM EDT2017-04-26 08:17:43 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:17 AM EDT2017-04-26 08:17:43 GMT

    A U.S. guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and envoys from the U.S., Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo, as North Korea marked the anniversary of the founding of its military.

    A U.S. guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and envoys from the U.S., Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo, as North Korea marked the anniversary of the founding of its military.

  • Trump to order review of national monuments

    Trump to order review of national monuments

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:58:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:58:19 GMT
    President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Wednesday tasking his interior secretary with reviewing the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments.".
    President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Wednesday tasking his interior secretary with reviewing the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments.".
  • Trump to propose massive tax cuts for businesses

    Trump to propose massive tax cuts for businesses

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:58:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:58:04 GMT

    Most outside economic analyses say the type of tax cuts being promoted by Trump would likely fuel even larger deficits for a federal government already projected to see its debt steadily rise.

    Most outside economic analyses say the type of tax cuts being promoted by Trump would likely fuel even larger deficits for a federal government already projected to see its debt steadily rise.

  • Shutdown? New president, same old government brinkmanship

    Shutdown? New president, same old government brinkmanship

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:40 GMT
    There's an unconventional new GOP president in the White House, and Republicans have a lock on Congress. But Washington is still up to its old gridlock tricks.
    There's an unconventional new GOP president in the White House, and Republicans have a lock on Congress. But Washington is still up to its old gridlock tricks.
  • Lawmakers suggest former Trump aide Flynn broke US law

    Lawmakers suggest former Trump aide Flynn broke US law

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:36 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:36 GMT

    President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to break U.S. law when he failed to seek permission or inform the government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organizations after a trip there in 2015.

    President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to break U.S. law when he failed to seek permission or inform the government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organizations after a trip there in 2015.

  • US criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria

    US criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:29:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:31 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:31:13 GMT
    The Trump administration is sharply criticizing Turkey for attacking Kurdish militants in Syria and Iraq, and not coordinating with the United States beforehand.
    The Trump administration is sharply criticizing Turkey for attacking Kurdish militants in Syria and Iraq, and not coordinating with the United States beforehand.
  • GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance

    GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:17 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:17:50 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:17 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:17:50 GMT

    Republicans hope to avoid the ignominy of a government shutdown while their party controls Congress and the White House.

    Republicans hope to avoid the ignominy of a government shutdown while their party controls Congress and the White House.

  • Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:07:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:07:24 GMT
    A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

  • Ivanka Trump hears groans as she defends father in Berlin

    Ivanka Trump hears groans as she defends father in Berlin

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:18:16 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:18:16 GMT

    Ivanka Trump is in Berlin on her first international outing as a White House adviser, where she will join German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss ways to encourage women's economic empowerment.

    Ivanka Trump is in Berlin on her first international outing as a White House adviser, where she will join German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss ways to encourage women's economic empowerment.

  • Official: White House names new Secret Service director

    Official: White House names new Secret Service director

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:57:25 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:57:25 GMT
    The White House on Tuesday named a retired Marine major general as the new director of the Secret Service. (Source: CNN)The White House on Tuesday named a retired Marine major general as the new director of the Secret Service. (Source: CNN)

    The White House is set to name Randolph Alles as the new director of the Secret Service.

    The White House is set to name Randolph Alles as the new director of the Secret Service.

  • Researchers: Russia-linked hackers targeted Macron campaign

    Researchers: Russia-linked hackers targeted Macron campaign

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:28 PM EDT2017-04-26 02:28:32 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:28 PM EDT2017-04-26 02:28:32 GMT
    Researchers with Japanese antivirus firm Trend Micro say that the campaign of French presidential front runner Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by Russia-linked hackers.
    Researchers with Japanese antivirus firm Trend Micro say that the campaign of French presidential front runner Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by Russia-linked hackers.
  • GOP senator regrets saying guy in tutu 'kind of asks for it'

    GOP senator regrets saying guy in tutu 'kind of asks for it'

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-04-26 00:58:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-04-26 00:58:12 GMT
    A Republican senator from Wyoming says he regrets a poor choice of words after a report that he said a man who wears a tutu to a bar and gets into fights "kind of asks for it.".
    A Republican senator from Wyoming says he regrets a poor choice of words after a report that he said a man who wears a tutu to a bar and gets into fights "kind of asks for it.".
  • Trump condemns Holocaust deniers

    Trump condemns Holocaust deniers

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:48:00 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:48:00 GMT

    President Donald Trump commemorated Holocaust Remembrance Day with a speech at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

    President Donald Trump commemorated Holocaust Remembrance Day with a speech at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

  • Trump touts executive orders he once lambasted

    Trump touts executive orders he once lambasted

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:08:32 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:08:32 GMT
    President Donald Trump will mark the end of his first 100 days in office with a flurry of executive orders, looking to fulfill campaign promises and rack up victories ahead of that milestone by turning to a...
    President Donald Trump will mark the end of his first 100 days in office with a flurry of executive orders, looking to fulfill campaign promises and rack up victories ahead of that milestone by turning to a presidential tool he once derided.
  • DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military kids

    DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military kids

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:39:10 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:39:10 GMT
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has stressed the need to help the children of military families transition into new schools as their parents change assignments.
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has stressed the need to help the children of military families transition into new schools as their parents change assignments.
  • Senator: Trump won't let NKorea build missile to reach US

    Senator: Trump won't let NKorea build missile to reach US

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:08:18 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:08:18 GMT
    A senior Republican senator emerged from a dinner with Donald Trump confident the president will not allow North Korea to build a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the United States.
    A senior Republican senator emerged from a dinner with Donald Trump confident the president will not allow North Korea to build a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the United States.
  • Congressional organization denies credentials to Breitbart

    Congressional organization denies credentials to Breitbart

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:07:13 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:07:13 GMT
    The panel that approves media credentials to cover Congress has declined to grant permanent credentials to Breitbart News Network, LLC.
    The panel that approves media credentials to cover Congress has declined to grant permanent credentials to Breitbart News Network, LLC.
  • Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

    Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:58 PM EDT2017-04-25 18:58:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:58 PM EDT2017-04-25 18:58:01 GMT

    When Congress returns to work this coming week, they'll find a familiar quagmire on health care legislation, and a budget deadline that's dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald...

    When Congress returns to work this coming week, they'll find a familiar quagmire on health care legislation, and a budget deadline that's dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald Trump and Democrats over his border wall.

  • Guess who’s coming to dinner? Trump hosts McCains, Graham

    Guess who’s coming to dinner? Trump hosts McCains, Graham

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-04-25 16:00:45 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:24 PM EDT2017-04-25 16:24:30 GMT
    Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, left, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, during a December visit to Latvia. The two men, frequent critics of President Donald Trump, were hosted by the president at a private White House dinner Monday. (Photo by AndrejSen. John McCain, R-Arizona, left, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, during a December visit to Latvia. The two men, frequent critics of President Donald Trump, were hosted by the president at a private White House dinner Monday. (Photo by Andrej

    Exchanges between President Donald Trump and Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, have been largely limited to sniping at each other through the media and Twitter over the past year.

    Exchanges between President Donald Trump and Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, have been largely limited to sniping at each other through the media and Twitter over the past year.

  • Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

    Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 15:37:45 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 15:37:45 GMT

    Thousands of people are expected to attend March for Science events around the world to promote the understanding of science as well as defending it from various attacks, including U.S. government budget cuts.

    Thousands of people are expected to attend March for Science events around the world to promote the understanding of science as well as defending it from various attacks, including U.S. government budget cuts.

  • O'Reilly surprised by Fox exit, says truth will come out

    O'Reilly surprised by Fox exit, says truth will come out

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:27 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:27:38 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:27 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:27:38 GMT
    (Source: Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)(Source: Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

    Former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly says he's sad and surprised that he's off TV but is confident the truth will come out about his exit.

    Former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly says he's sad and surprised that he's off TV but is confident the truth will come out about his exit.

  • In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over NKorea

    In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over NKorea

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:08:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-25 14:08:40 GMT
    Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, isn't ruling out a U.S. strike against North Korea if Pyongyang tests another nuclear missile.
    Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, isn't ruling out a U.S. strike against North Korea if Pyongyang tests another nuclear missile.
  • Trump to sign orders on oil drilling, national monuments

    Trump to sign orders on oil drilling, national monuments

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-04-25 12:47:59 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-04-25 12:47:59 GMT
    President Donald Trump will sign executive orders this week aimed at expanding offshore drilling and reviewing national monument designations made by his predecessors.
    President Donald Trump will sign executive orders this week aimed at expanding offshore drilling and reviewing national monument designations made by his predecessors.
  • Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

    Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:19 AM EDT2017-04-25 11:19:14 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:19 AM EDT2017-04-25 11:19:14 GMT

    Republican leaders in Congress remain dubious that a health care bill can emerge from the House next week after lawmakers return from their spring break.

    Republican leaders in Congress remain dubious that a health care bill can emerge from the House next week after lawmakers return from their spring break.

  • Trump's Mar-a-Lago loses State Department promotion posting

    Trump's Mar-a-Lago loses State Department promotion posting

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:16 AM EDT2017-04-25 09:16:21 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:16 AM EDT2017-04-25 09:16:21 GMT

    The State Department said late Monday that its intention was "to inform the public about where the president has been hosting world leaders" and that it regrets "any misperception."

    The State Department said late Monday that its intention was "to inform the public about where the president has been hosting world leaders" and that it regrets "any misperception."

  • Trump's tax plan could face a budget deficit challenge

    Trump's tax plan could face a budget deficit challenge

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:58:29 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:58:29 GMT
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) says that the administration's tax reform will generate so much economic growth that the budget deficit will be held in check.
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) says that the administration's tax reform will generate so much economic growth that the budget deficit will be held in check.
  • Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'

    Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:56 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:56:18 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:56 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:56:18 GMT
    For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has startled world leaders with his unpredictability, but won their praise for a surprise strike on Syria.
    For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has startled world leaders with his unpredictability, but won their praise for a surprise strike on Syria.
  • Trump backs away from demand for border wall money

    Trump backs away from demand for border wall money

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:27:15 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:27:15 GMT
    Critical issues remain unresolved as Congress and the White House push toward a Friday deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown.
    Critical issues remain unresolved as Congress and the White House push toward a Friday deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown.
  • US general in Afghanistan suggests Russia arming the Taliban

    US general in Afghanistan suggests Russia arming the Taliban

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:37:03 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:37:03 GMT

    Kabul was the final stop on a six-nation, weeklong tour Mattis said was intended to bolster relations with allies and partners and to get an update on the stalemated conflict in Afghanistan. 

    Kabul was the final stop on a six-nation, weeklong tour Mattis said was intended to bolster relations with allies and partners and to get an update on the stalemated conflict in Afghanistan. 

  • Farmers fear deportation of workers could hurt livelihood

    Farmers fear deportation of workers could hurt livelihood

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:56:22 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:56:22 GMT
    Farmers across the U.S. are worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants who are in the country illegally.
    Farmers across the U.S. are worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants who are in the country illegally.
  • Trump administration sanctions 271 in Syrian chemical attack

    Trump administration sanctions 271 in Syrian chemical attack

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:37:19 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:37:19 GMT

    U.S. officials say the Trump administration will issue new sanctions against Syria as early as Monday as part of its ongoing crackdown on the Syrian government and those who support it.

    U.S. officials say the Trump administration will issue new sanctions against Syria as early as Monday as part of its ongoing crackdown on the Syrian government and those who support it.

  • Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

    Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:46:45 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:46:45 GMT

    Trump approaches the symbolic 100-day mark for his administration this coming week juggling a renewed health care push and his demands that a must-pass government funding bill should include money for the wall.

    Trump approaches the symbolic 100-day mark for his administration this coming week juggling a renewed health care push and his demands that a must-pass government funding bill should include money for the wall.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Trump's AP interview

    AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Trump's AP interview

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:57 AM EDT2017-04-24 13:57:53 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 9:57 AM EDT2017-04-24 13:57:53 GMT
    In his recent Associated Press interview, President Donald Trump claimed more progress than he's actually achieved on his 100-day plan.
    In his recent Associated Press interview, President Donald Trump claimed more progress than he's actually achieved on his 100-day plan.

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