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Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo, left, and San Antonio Police Chief William McManus, right, stand in the rotunda at the Texas Capitol as they wait to speak against a proposed "bathroom bill" at a public safety event, Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in Austin, Texas. The Texas Senate has revived a bill mandating transgender Texans use public restrooms corresponding to their birth-certificate genders. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Texas Senate again OKs 'bathroom bill' over police criticismA Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people has again passed the state Senate but still faces an uncertain path to becoming law
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Aide says congressman's opponent was paid to drop from raceFederal officials say a campaign aide to a judge who ran against a U.S. representative from Pennsylvania has admitted she helped funnel cash from the congressman to her ex-boss in exchange for him dropping out of a 2012 race
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
The Latest: Texas Senate passes revived 'bathroom bill'A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people has again passed the state Senate but still faces obstacles ahead
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, center, is followed by reporters as she arrives to vote on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Murkowski voted no, and Vice President Mike Pence then broke a 50-50 tie to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Senate opens 'Obamacare' debate at last but outcome in doubtProdded by President Donald Trump, a bitterly divided Senate has voted, at long last, to open debate on legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Cuomo to meet with US transportation chief amid transit woesNew York's governor is headed to Washington to meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao amid New York City's ongoing transit troubles
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive for a rally, Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
The Latest: Trump takes health care victory lap in OhioPresident Donald Trump takes a victory lap in Ohio with the very voters who put him in office
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 12, 2017, file photo, Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks to federal, state and local law enforcement officials about sanctuary cities and efforts to combat violent crime, in Las Vegas. The Justice Department escalated its promised crackdown on so-called sanctuary cities on July 25, saying it will no longer give cities coveted grant money unless they give federal immigration authorities access to jails and provide advance notice when someone in the country illegally is about to be released. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Justice Dept. rules intensify crackdown on sanctuary citiesThe Justice Department says it won't give cities law enforcement grant money unless they give federal immigration authorities access to jails and alert them when someone facing deportation will be released from custody
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
Trump praises veterans in OhioStraight off a slim but symbolic health care victory in Washington, President Donald Trump arrived in Ohio for a victory lap on Tuesday night with the very voters who helped put him in office.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Is the covert CIA program to arm Syrian rebels still secret?President Donald Trump might feel comfortable tweeting about a covert CIA program that armed Syrian rebels, but for now, lawmakers and intelligence officials still think it's a secret.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump, with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, speaks during their joint news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Trump, Lebanese leader pledge solidarity against terrorismPresident Donald Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri pledge solidarity in fighting terrorism
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Demonstrators are removed from the Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017, as Republican Senators moved ahead on health care with the goal of erasing much of Barack Obama's law.   (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
The Latest: Capitol Police arrest 95 in demonstrationsU.S. Capitol Police say they arrested nearly 100 people during protests over legislation that would roll back much of former President Barack Obama's health care law.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July, 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
The Latest: Haley urges UN to get serious about HezbollahU.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is urging the U.N. Security Council to more seriously confront Lebanese militant group Hezbollah
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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