updated: 02/26/2017 3:12 a.m.
Boozman will take
posted: 02/26/2017 3:12 a.m.
NEW YORK — The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called “The Truth Is Hard” during tonight’s Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House news briefing.
updated: 02/26/2017 3:11 a.m.
Pipeline protest-camp cleanup goes on
updated: 02/25/2017 3:18 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources -- just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed.
updated: 02/25/2017 3:16 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- The White House on Friday defended Chief of Staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI Director James Comey to publicly dispute media reports that Donald Trump's campaign advisers had been frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents.
posted: 02/25/2017 3:13 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of the seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States.
updated: 02/25/2017 3:08 a.m.
NEW YORK -- The cannabis industry was rattled after White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday that he expects the Department of Justice to increase enforcement of federal laws prohibiting recreational pot, even in states where it's already legal.
updated: 02/25/2017 3:06 a.m.
NEW YORK -- From Montana to West Virginia, the nation's most vulnerable Senate Democrats are avoiding public meetings as their Republican counterparts get pummeled by an energized electorate frustrated with President Donald Trump's early agenda.
posted: 02/25/2017 3:03 a.m.
President Donald Trump's campaign-trail criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, while "problematic," hasn't prevented the soldier from getting a fair trial on charges that he endangered comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan in 2009, a military judge ruled Friday.
posted: 02/25/2017 3:01 a.m.
Since the election of Donald Trump, Republican lawmakers in at least 17 states have introduced or voted on legislation to curb mass protests in what civil-liberties experts are calling "an attack on protest rights throughout the states."
posted: 02/25/2017 3:01 a.m.
PHILADELPHIA — A judge ruled Friday that just one of the comedian Bill Cosby’s other accusers can testify at his trial to bolster charges he drugged and violated a woman more than a decade ago.
updated: 02/25/2017 3 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- A draft Republican bill replacing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act would end its Medicaid expansion, scrap fines on people not buying insurance and eliminate taxes on the medical industry and higher earners.
updated: 02/25/2017 2:58 a.m.
OLATHE, Kan. -- In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help.
updated: 02/25/2017 2:56 a.m.
MEXICO CITY -- The Mexican government made clear to visiting U.S. emissaries that it will not accept deportees from third countries under any circumstances, the interior secretary said Friday.
updated: 02/25/2017 2:53 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Democrats have tapped former Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday night, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat's efforts to expand health care coverage under the law Republicans are determined to repeal and replace.