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McCain's choice: Ailing senator plays spoiler again for GOPLongtime friends and advisers of Sen. John McCain say they're not surprised by his decision to oppose a last-ditch Republican effort to overhaul the nation's health care law
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Tree hides portrait of state's 1st woman elected governorVisitors to the New Hampshire Statehouse hoping to see former Gov. Jeanne Shaheen's portrait currently have to use their imaginations _ the painting is blocked by a potted tree in the reception area outside the governor's office
The Associated Press7 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2015, file photo, NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith speaks during a news conference for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, in Phoenix. DeMaurice Smith has been re-elected as executive director of the players' union in a special committee vote. The 14-0 vote took place Tuesday night, Sept. 19, 2017.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce TrumpThe National Football League and its players' union are angrily denouncing President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr smiles after posing for photographs during NBA basketball team media day Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Oakland , Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Trump tells NBA star Curry that White House visit is offTrump says if a basketball player doesn't want to visit the White House to celebrate an NBA title, then don't bother showing up
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Sept. 21, 2017, photo, Lonnie Bunch, director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, talks about the museum's first year and his vision for the future of the exhibits, in Washington. The museum is celebrating its first birthday just as popular as it was on its opening day (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Smithsonian's black history museum popular destination in DCThe Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is celebrating its first birthday just as popular as it was on its opening day
The Associated Press2 hours ago
VP Pence to flex fundraising muscle for RepublicansVice President Mike Pence is planning a blitz of fundraising and campaigning for Republicans this fall
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Trump pardon pains those who feel like Joe Arpaio's victimsPeople who feel wronged by former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration crackdowns, jail policies and botched investigations say they are disturbed by President Donald Trump pardoning his conviction
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Vice President Mike Pence, center right, accompanied by Maine Gov. Paul LePage, left, speaks to members of the media before a meeting to discuss health care and tax reform in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Complex, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health billPresident Donald Trump seems unwilling to concede defeat on a bedrock GOP promise _ repealing and replacing 'Obamacare.'
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump walks off the stage after he speaks at campaign rally in support of Sen. Luther Strange, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Huntsville, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
The Latest: NFL union defends players' right to demonstrateThe executive director of the NFL players' union is responding to President Donald Trump's comments about players who kneel during the national anthem, saying no one should have to "choose a job that forces them to surrender their rights."
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Sept. 22, 2017, photo, first lady Melania Trump takes off her gloves after participating in an harvesting and planting event with the Boys and Girls Club of Washington in the White House Kitchen Garden on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading a U.S. delegation to a sporting event in Toronto for wounded service members, her first solo trip outside of the U.S. to represent her adopted country without President Donald Trump by her side. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Meetings with Prince Harry, Canadian PM for Melania TrumpMelania Trump is leading the U.S. delegation to an international sporting event for wounded service members
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., walks to the Senate chamber for a vote, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Trump aiming to try to sway GOP health holdoutsPresident Donald Trump is holding out hope that a last-ditch effort to overhaul the Obama-era health law isn't over
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Supporters of French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon are gathered on Republique square to listen their leader during a protest over the president's labor reform, in Paris, France, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Melenchon rallied disaffected voters Saturday against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections, amid spreading discontent with Macron's vision of a more business-friendly economy. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French marchers fill Paris streets to protest new work rulesFrench far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
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