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Trump -- under fire -- returns to the campaign

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:02
President Donald Trump is taking his fate into his own hands.

Trump promises new immigration order

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 04:38
President Donald Trump said his new immigration executive order will be tailored to the federal court decision that paused his travel ban.

Florist discriminated against same-sex couple, high court rules

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 04:19
A Washington florist violated the state's anti-discrimination law when she denied a same-sex couple wedding services on the basis of her faith, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

'Day Without Immigrants' squeezed Hill, Pentagon

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 02:37
Washington felt the pinch of the nationwide "Day Without Immigrants" demonstrations Thursday, with government institutions, including the Capitol and Pentagon, affected by the general strike.

Opinion: Oroville is the best warning that infrastructure matters

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 01:21
At Oroville Dam in California this week, a major disaster was only one bout of heavy rains away. Luckily, the quick response of civil servants has averted a crisis, and with the water level at Lake Oroville dropping, authorities lifted the mandatory evacuation order and the nearly 200,000 evacuees made their way home.

How the US fared without immigrants for a day

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 00:59
How would the United States fare without immigrants for a day?

Storm likely to bring pounding rain, threat of flash floods and landslides to southern California

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 00:38
A strong storm is expected to bring drenching rain and the threat of flash flooding and landslides to Southern California late Friday and through the weekend, the National Weather Service warned Thursday.

Missing Indiana girls' bodies found

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 00:15
The bodies of two missing Indiana girls found in the woods near a creek have been identified, and their deaths are being investigated as a double homicide, authorities said Wednesday.

Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa don't talk

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 23:57
Regis Philbin has painted a picture of a strained relationship with Kelly Ripa.

Trump picks former NLRB chief for labor secretary

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 23:55
President Donald Trump will announce his new labor secretary pick at 12:30 p.m. before reporters in the East Room, according to the White House.

Trump wants a wall. Border experts want a fence

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 23:49
President Trump wants a wall along the border with Mexico.

Memorable quotes from Trump's news conference

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 19:48
President Donald Trump gave lengthy news conference Thursday, a last-minute addition to the schedule, where he announced his new selection to lead the Labor Department, Alexander Acosta. His back-and-forth with reporters touched on everything from his critique of the media, his Electoral College margin of victory, the workings of his administration, former national security adviser Michael Flynn's resignation and more.

Gun sales cool after surge

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 19:19
Hunting and outdoor equipment retailer Cabela's just reported lackluster earnings and sales, another sign that demand for guns may be waning following the election of Donald Trump.

Striking immigrants do extra work to keep cafe open

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 18:41
Washington, D.C., restaurant owner Matt Carr says he couldn't keep the Little Red Fox open without his immigrant kitchen staff, but he let them take Thursday off to be a part of the Day Without Immigrants strike.

Museum removes every piece of art created by immigrants

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 18:24
Starting today and lasting through President's Day weekend, all work created or donated by immigrants will no longer be displayed The Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Massachusetts.