Both of Indiana's U.S. senators have endorsed President Donald Trump's nominee to become a federal judge in Indianapolis. Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly and Republican Sen. Todd Young introduced Indianapolis attorney … Click to Continue »
Cuban cigars and rum, sculptures decorated in gold and precious gems and even jewelry adorned in diamonds and rubies are among the many lavish gifts the Obama family and those in the administration received from foreign governments while President Barack Obama was in office.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was seriously wounded during a shooting rampage in Virginia last June, is resting comfortably after follow-up surgery Wednesday. In a statement, MedStar Washington Hospital … Click to Continue »
Below is a table ranking Mississippi school districts by their estimated gain or loss in state aid per student in a scenario drawn from a consultant's recommendation to alter the … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the dismissal of federal charges against the Nevada rancher accused of leading an armed standoff against U.S. land management agents (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The Nevada … Click to Continue »
The Minnesota Department of Education says the state has won federal approval for its updated plan on how it holds schools accountable. State education officials said Wednesday that the U.S. … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the North Carolina legislature reconvening its session (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Don't expect the North Carolina Senate to soon go along with legislation approved by the … Click to Continue »
China has protested an Australian minister's criticisms that Chinese aid programs in poor Pacific island countries were creating "white elephants" that threatened economic stability without delivering benefits. Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump signed legislation Wednesday aimed at giving Customs and Border Protection agents additional screening devices and other tools to stop the flow of illicit drugs. Speaking at a … Click to Continue »
President Trump raised eyebrows Wednesday evening when he told members of Congress and health care practitioners that "I think I know the answer" to America's opioid crisis.
Canada has no plans to remove diplomats from Cuba though at least eight people connected to its embassy appear to have had symptoms of a potential illness at the center … Click to Continue »
Defending President Donald Trump's decision to force Congressional intervention to fix the DACA issue, Vice President Mike Pence said Congress writes the laws and a west coast judge was out of the rule of law to rule against President Trump's executive order.
Five banks, including a big lender to President Donald Trump, have received temporary reprieves from the administration to run businesses that they otherwise would have had to shut down after … Click to Continue »
North Little Rock police released dashcam video Wednesday that shows a 17-year-old pull a gun and fire it during a traffic stop before officers fired back, killing him. Police Chief … Click to Continue »
Authorities say a suspect has been arrested after a shooting incident involving the federal Drug Enforcement Agency near the Tucson International Airport. Tucson police say no injuries are reported as … Click to Continue »
Alabama offered an incentive package of more than $370 million the Toyota-Mazda plant to build in the state. According to the Alabama Department of Commerce, the state's offer included: — … Click to Continue »
When Republican senators visited President Donald Trump last week at the White House, they posed a significant question: Why is no one from the administration in charge of immigration negotiations? … Click to Continue »
Michigan environmental regulators on Wednesday sued footwear company Wolverine World Wild over widely used industrial chemical contaminants that were dumped into the ground decades ago and have seeped into drinking … Click to Continue »
Bismarck's City Commission has dedicated $10,000 toward helping shelter the homeless during the cold winter months. The Missouri Slope Areawide United Way has been filling the area's emergency housing gap … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump signed legislation Wednesday aimed at giving Customs and Border Protection agents additional screening devices and other tools to stop the flow of illicit drugs.
The U.N. Security Council is welcoming talks between the two Koreas saying they can open "possibilities for confidence building and trust building on the Korean peninsula." The council expressed hope … Click to Continue »
President Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, filed lawsuits against Buzzfeed News and Fusion GPS over the published dossier. Here's a look at what it would take for Cohen to win a libel suit.
Opponents continue to warn of a ‘hide-the-ball trick’ to avoid public discussion of what work was done.
Backed by the White House, Democratic and Republican lawmakers dug into a politically fraught search for compromise on immigration Wednesday, seeking to take advantage of a window of opportunity opened by President Donald Trump.
It is likely President Donald Trump's lawyer will withdraw a lawsuit he filed against two news organizations for leaking the contents of a scandalous dossier about him compiled by a British spy, Constitutional and criminal law attorney Alan Dershowitz said Wednesday.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran says that during his political career, he's witnessed incidents of sexual misconduct that prompted him to directly confront legislators.
Corcoran said during an interview on Wednesday that he probably witnessed "less than 10" legislators engaged in sexual misconduct. He says none ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Latest on the dismissal of federal charges against the Nevada rancher accused of leading an armed standoff against U.S. land management agents (all times local):
The Nevada rancher and states' rights figure who was freed after federal charges were dismissed in an ...
The president can pull America out of the deal but is expected to leave it in place for now.
A decision Wednesday by Toyota and Mazda to build a joint car factory in Alabama instead of North Carolina was received as another economic miss for one of the few … Click to Continue »
A Tarrant County official says he is ending his re-election bid a day after his opponent alleged signatures on his petition to be a candidate were forged. Fort Worth-based KXAS-TV … Click to Continue »
California is projecting one of its largest budget surpluses in years, but Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday proposed spending almost none of it, sticking with his traditionally restrained approach … Click to Continue »