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February 18, 2019
'Illegal and treasonous': Trump says Rosenstein was part of a 'coup attempt'
President Donald Trump on Monday hurled sharp criticism at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, accusing him of engaging in "illegal and treasonous" activity. The president trained his ire on Rosenstein - a member of his own administration - and two bygone officials from the Trump...
February 18, 2019 - 12:08pm
Trump's border wall faces Texas-size backlash from landowners
Gary Jacobs looks out over the Rio Grande from the deck of the clubhouse at a public golf course in Webb County, Texas. It's a sunny morning,...
February 18, 2019 - 11:49am
White House defends Trump's emergency declarations amid lawsuits, political battles
WASHINGTON - When President Donald Trump declared a national emergency at the southern border Friday, he stood in the Rose Garden and spoke in...
February 18, 2019 - 10:02am
February 17, 2019
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
None other than Ann Coulter declared on Friday, "The only national emergency is that our president is an idiot." She has a point. The president's...
February 17, 2019 - 9:21pm
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
A day after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency - in an attempt to circumvent Congress and redirect taxpayer money to fund 230...
February 17, 2019 - 8:41am
February 15, 2019
Supreme Court takes up Trump administration's plan to ask about citizenship in census
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court added a politically explosive case to its docket Friday, agreeing to decide by the end of June whether the Trump...
February 15, 2019 - 8:30pm
Democrats call on Trump administration to delay Title X family planning rule, citing 'serious concerns'
WASHINGTON - Democratic members of Congress are asking the Trump administration to slow down efforts to overhaul the $260 million family planning...
February 15, 2019 - 3:16pm
February 2, 2019
Following US, Putin suspends nuclear pact and promises new weapons
MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said his country would follow the United States in suspending its participation in a treaty...
February 2, 2019 - 9:19am
February 1, 2019
US to withdraw from nuclear pact with Russia
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration announced Friday that the United States will pull out of a nuclear arms control treaty with Russia, ending...
February 1, 2019 - 7:57pm
January 31, 2019
Proposed rules would shake up drug pricing by ending rebates to middlemen
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Thursday proposed bringing transparency to one of the most secretive aspects of drug pricing by ending...
January 31, 2019 - 9:01pm
January 28, 2019
Trump administration announces sanctions targeting Venezuela's oil industry
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration escalated its efforts to force Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro from power Monday, blocking all U.S....
January 28, 2019 - 8:43pm
January 27, 2019
Trump will secure border 'with or without Congress,' Mulvaney says
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will secure the U.S. border with Mexico "with or without Congress," acting White House chief of staff Mick...
January 27, 2019 - 12:09pm
January 26, 2019
US-Taliban talks appear closer to pact after marathon talks in Qatar
KABUL, Afghanistan - After six days of intensive negotiations, Taliban insurgents and U.S. officials meeting in Qatar appear closer Saturday...
January 26, 2019 - 2:33pm
January 22, 2019
Senate sets votes to reopen government
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's legislation to reopen the government appeared almost certain to stall in the Senate, as Democrats condemned...
January 22, 2019 - 9:48pm
DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court review this term
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court is not likely to review during its current term the program that shields young undocumented immigrants brought...
January 22, 2019 - 10:05am