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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is speaking up for obstructionism. Addressing a chamber of commerce meeting in his home state of Kentucky, the Republican said Wednesday that obstruction can be OK — as long as it has a purpose. That's different from...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said Tuesday that cuts to military child care programs at two Army bases may have been unnecessary. The bases said they were suspending the services because of the federal hiring freeze President Donald Trump announced Jan. 23. But a Defense...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says cuts to military child care programs at two Army bases may have been unnecessary. The bases said they were suspending the services because of the federal hiring freeze President Donald Trump announced Jan. 23. But a Pentagon official says...
WASHINGTON (AP) — While serving as Oklahoma's attorney general, new Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt coordinated closely with fossil-fuel companies and special interest groups working to undermine federal efforts to curb planet-warming carbon emissions, newly...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration plans to lift an Obama-era directive that told public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their chosen gender identity. That Obama guidance will be rescinded, though anti-bullying safeguards...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump is sending his top diplomat and homeland security chief to Mexico on a fence-mending mission made all the more challenging by the actual fence he wants to build on the southern border. Ties between the countries have plunged since Trump...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bacteria live on everyone's skin, and new research shows some friendly germs produce natural antibiotics that ward off their disease-causing cousins. Now scientists are mixing the good bugs into lotions in hopes of spreading protection. In one early test, those...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration plans to lift an Obama-era directive that told public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their chosen gender identity. That Obama guidance will be rescinded, though anti-bullying safeguards...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will revoke federal guidelines telling public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity, a government official said Wednesday. The decision, not yet announced, would be a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dinesh D'Souza's "Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party" has earned the...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota-based delivery company that at one time had 11 warehouse locations in six states...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the selection of a new national leader of the Democratic Party (all times local):...
ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats on Saturday neared the end of a long, competitive battle to choose a new national party...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Springfield police are crediting drug overdose antidote kits issued days ago with helping...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 200-seat arena for competitive video gaming is Las Vegas' newest effort to attract millennials...