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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems unlikely to allow Washington state to get out from under a court order to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration. The justices heard arguments Wednesday in a long-running dispute that pits the state against...
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — First lady Melania Trump is giving her Japanese counterpart a tour of a Palm Beach mansion. The first lady took Akie Abe to a Gilded Age mansion on Wednesday. The Whitehall mansion is a few miles north of President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A spokeswoman says U.S. health secretary Alex Azar is back in the hospital for additional treatment and observation. He's been diagnosed with a painful bowel condition called diverticulitis. Health and Human Services Department spokeswoman Caitlin Oakley says...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and North Korea (all times local): 9:35 a.m. White House officials have cleared up some confusion over when CIA Director Mike Pompeo traveled to North Korea for a meeting with Kim Jong Un. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday...
HOUSTON (AP) — They met at a Christmas dance. She was 17. He was 18. Two years later they were married. The couple stayed together for 73 years, becoming the longest-married couple in presidential history. "George Bush knows how I feel," Barbara Bush had said. "He is the hero...
HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush didn't hesitate to tell people that her trademark pearl necklaces were fake. Americans liked that everything else about the snowy-haired first lady was real. The wife of the nation's 41st president and mother of the 43rd brought a plainspoken,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Congress last year revoked more than a dozen Obama-era federal regulations. Now, it's poised to undo guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure minority car buyers aren't charged higher interest rates...
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on possible U.S. sanctions against Russia (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Trump administration official Larry Kudlow has apologized to U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley after suggesting she was suffering from "momentary confusion" when she announced new...
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of former first lady Barbara Bush (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Former President Lyndon Johnson's daughter, Lynda Johnson Robb, says she smiles when she thinks of Barbara Bush, saying her candor was always refreshing and her grace was...
WATFORD, England (AP) — Crystal Palace edged six points clear of the English Premier League relegation zone by...
WATFORD, England (AP) — Crystal Palace edged six points clear of the English Premier League relegation zone by...
CHICAGO (AP) — Grammy Award-winning pianist and composer Ramsey Lewis will give his last live performance in...
TUSCUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Central Missouri officials say a Miller County Sheriff's deputy has died in a crash while...
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin...
NEW YORK (AP) — Roberta Flack cut short her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater because she was not feeling well...