National News
154 results total, viewing 61 - 70
AUSTIN, Texas — A Texas Senate panel shrugged off 16 hours of sometimes tearful pleas and defiant opposition to approve a "sanctuary cities" proposal that would withhold grant funding from local jurisdictions that don't hand over immigrants … more
The Associated PressDALLAS — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban questioned the effectiveness of President Donald Trump's executive order restricting immigration from seven countries, citing the "hypocrisy" of limiting immigration from some … more
WASHINGTON — Declaring that religious freedom is "under threat," President Donald Trump vowed Thursday to repeal a rarely enforced IRS rule that says pastors who endorse candidates from the pulpit risk losing their tax-exempt status."I will … more
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Some Republicans in Congress are starting to talk more about trying to "repair" Obamacare, rather than simply calling for "repeal and replace."There's good reason for that.The repair language was discussed by Republicans … more
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, say the furry rodent has "predicted" six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow. His rival, Staten Island Chuck, predicted the opposite. … more
The Associated PressBISMARCK, N.D. — The Army's review of a proposal to finish the Dakota Access pipeline could be the beginning of the end for opponents who have been fighting the project for nearly a year.But the American Indian tribe at the … more
WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden is backing Tom Perez to head the Democratic National Committee, calling the former Obama administration labor secretary the "best bet to help bring the party back."Biden's endorsement — a sign … more
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is replacing a program that offered free shipping but had an annual fee with one that has a lower free shipping threshold and faster delivery as it hopes to answer Amazon's powerful Prime membership success.The … more
WASHINGTON — In a remarkable sign of early discord, Donald Trump's key Cabinet advisers — as well as Republican congressional leaders — distanced themselves Monday from the new president's controversial refugee and immigration ban. … more
President Donald Trump joined his chief strategist Friday in characterizing the media as "the opposition party," expressing an unusually high level of antagonism toward the press just a week into his administration.Trump, echoing comments made by … more
« Prev | 1 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 16 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions