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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans revved up a final push Monday to scuttle President Barack Obama's health care law, an effort that faces low odds of success and just a two-week window to pass. Adding more risk, senators would be in the dark about the bill's impact on...
STURTEVANT, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations. The Republican governor signed the bill...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The photographer believed to be the first female American journalist killed in a war has become an honorary Marine. Wisconsin native Dickey Chapelle was 47 when she was killed by shrapnel from an exploding land mine while covering the Vietnam War in 1965. She...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two powerful Kentucky Republicans have an idea to boost an economic development agency that helps Appalachia: Move it out of the nation's capital. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and veteran Rep. Hal Rogers are sponsoring a bill they say will refocus the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Several dozen young immigrants shouted down Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the U.S. House, on Monday during an event in San Francisco, following her recent conversations with President Donald Trump over the future of a program that grants many of them...
WASHINGTON (AP) — What started as a fun throwaway line at the Emmy Awards has turned into an unexpected flood of attention for the Washington DC public school system. Comedian Dave Chappelle, a DC native and graduate of the District's Duke Ellington School of the Arts, issued a...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Environmentalists have sued a U.S. agency to try to stop it from allowing oil and gas drilling on a vast stretch of federal land in Nevada, where the government is reversing protections put in place nine months ago under the Obama administration. The Sierra...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Several dozen young immigrants shouted down Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the U.S. House, on Monday during an event in San Francisco, following her recent conversations with President Donald Trump over the future of a program that grants many of them...
ATLANTA (AP) — A summer of natural catastrophes, from epic hurricanes to scorching wildfires, has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding. The combined tab from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma is expected to hit $200 billion...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading the U.S...
BEIJING (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 in penalties to win both of the NHL's first-...
BEIJING (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 in penalties to win both of the NHL's first-...
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her supporters to keep up the momentum in the final hours...
PARIS (AP) — French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon rallied disaffected voters Saturday against President...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain's opposition to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Obama...