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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will trumpet his administration's efforts to roll back federal regulations at the White House on Thursday. Trump signed an executive order days after taking office in which he directed agencies to identify two regulations to cut for every...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's not leaving Congress anytime soon. The Wisconsin Republican was asked Thursday about rumors suggesting he might leave his job soon after the GOP passes a rewrite of the U.S. tax code. Asked by a reporter if he's quitting...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing a fresh accusation of sexual misconduct in a Congress that has become increasingly less tolerant, a Nevada lawmaker is facing pressure from Democratic leadership to step aside. The Nevada Independent reported new allegations by a lobbyist who said...
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than one-third of employees at the Interior Department say they have been harassed or discriminated against in the past year, the department said Thursday. Results from the department's survey of its 70,000 employees, who answered anonymously, show that 8...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will trumpet his administration's efforts to roll back federal regulations at the White House on Thursday. Trump signed an executive order days after taking office in which he pledged to eliminate two federal regulations for every new one...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says a federal rule change that's stopping donated Christmas trees from being sent to American troops overseas is straight out of the Grinch's playbook. The top Senate Democrat sent a letter to the U.S. postmaster on...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tensions over China's island-building in the South China Sea may have eased in the past year, but Beijing has kept busy. New satellite imagery shows China has built infrastructure covering 72 acres (28 hectares) in the Spratly and Paracel islands during 2017 to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's envoy to the United Nations says "undeniable" evidence proves Iran is violating international law by funneling missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley is unveiling recently declassified evidence...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency is refusing to say whether President Donald Trump's failed pick to oversee chemical safety will continue to work there as a senior adviser, a role that doesn't require Senate confirmation. Michael L. Dourson withdrew his...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two people familiar with the situation say the Phillies and veteran first baseman Carlos...
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — The former administrator of an ambulance service in central Missouri has pleaded guilty to...
BOSTON (AP) — A man who survived two terror attacks has a message for the assailants: I forgive you. Mason Wells...
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders ended a summit Friday deeply divided over how to get thousands of stranded...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem's Western Wall...
Photo by ChesnotGetty Images Cities are trying to regulate short - term rentals. Renting a place for 6 months has...