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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has moved President Donald Trump's pick for labor secretary one step closer to confirmation. By a 61-39 vote, senators on Wednesday cleared Alexander Acosta's nomination for a final up-or-down vote later in the week. He would become Trump's only...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's executive order mandating a review of the designation of tens of millions of acres of U.S. land as national monuments. 11:55 a.m. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order mandating the review of dozens of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Not since John F. Kennedy appointed his brother Bobby to be attorney general and his brother-in-law as director of the Peace Corps has a president leaned so heavily on his family. Even Donald Trump's 5-year-old granddaughter Arabella has pitched in. As the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's tax overhaul (all times EDT): 8:50 a.m. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) says President Donald Trump's tax plan will amount to — in Mnuchin's words — "the biggest tax cut" and the "largest tax reform" in U...
NEW YORK (AP) — You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as President Donald Trump's megaphone. But the company still faces stagnant user growth, has never made a profit and even reported a quarterly revenue decline Wednesday, a first since going public. Trump's...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For the third time in two months, a federal judge has knocked down an immigration order by President Donald Trump and used Trump's own language against him. In a ruling on Tuesday, U.S. District Judge William Orrick quoted Trump to support his decision to...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus is the fourth stop on Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's national listening tour. President Donald Trump's housing secretary has been traveling the country gathering input from agency field staff, local leaders and residents of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department is set to launch an office for American victims of immigrant crime. The Victims of Immigrant Crime Engagement, or VOICE, opens Wednesday and is intended to keep victims informed of the immigration proceedings of suspects...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is far from the first president to enlist his children and in-laws in the work of the White House. Look back through history, and it turns out that plenty of presidencies have been a family affair. Eighteen sons served in their fathers' White...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan met briefly to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A president's first 100 days can be a tire-squealing hustle from the starting line (Franklin...
CHICAGO (AP) — The passenger who was dragged off a United flight after he refused to give up his seat to airline...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) on Thursday reported first-quarter...
NEW YORK (AP) — Is the online retail giant also looking to conquer physical stores? Amazon has been dabbling in...
NEW YORK (AP) — Is the online retail giant also looking to conquer physical stores? Amazon has been dabbling in...