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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt arrives to the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
US lawmakers assail EPA chief over ethical misstepsLawmakers assail EPA chief over ethical lapses in hearings that triggered bipartisan calls for his ouster
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama walks with his physician Dr. Ronny Jackson, right, towards a waiting Marine One as he leaves Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., after visiting wounded service members. Now it’s Washington’s turn to examine Jackson. The doctor to Presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Donald Trump is an Iraq War veteran nominated to head the Department of Veterans Affairs. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
The Latest: Dems blame Trump administration on JacksonWhite House doctor Ronny Jackson remains on the job, despite withdrawing from consideration as VA secretary
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. A New York judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for President Donald Trump and personal attorney Cohen to help speedily analyze materials seized from Cohen. U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood set a hearing for Thursday, April 26. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
The Latest: Judge appoints former judge as special masterA New York federal judge says she is appointing a former Manhattan federal judge to help determine what materials seized in raids on President Donald Trump's private attorney are subject to attorney-client privilege
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
White House takes questions at Take Your Kid to Work DayThe White House is taking questions from the children of journalists at Take Your Kid to Work Day. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says President Donald Trump's favorite animal is probably an elephant, the symbol of the Republican Party
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
Highland Arts Elementary School teacher Stephanie Uchytil organizes donated food for distribution to students and families on the eve of the teacher walk out Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
The Latest: Arizona parent of 2 kids at camp backs teachersAt least 20 children with no school Thursday because of an Arizona teacher walkout played in the game room and gym of a Salvation Army community center providing a special day camp in Phoenix
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
US lifts sanctions placed on Colombian soccer team in 2014The Trump administration lifted U.S. sanctions that had been placed on a popular Colombian soccer team for alleged ties to a drug cartel
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives to testifies before a closed meeting before the House Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Mattis says Iran nuclear deal includes 'robust' verificationDefense Secretary Jim Mattis emphasizes what he considers a positive aspect of the Iran nuclear deal, even as President Donald Trump weighs pulling out of it soon.
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
Trump meets wounded soldiers, pledges support for vetsPresident Donald Trump says his administration will support soldiers and veterans "every single day, now and always."
The Associated Press57 minutes ago
Gun control may keep stock-car-racing governor off trackFollowing protests and outcry from gun rights advocates over his signing of gun restriction legislation, Vermont's stock car racing governor is questioning whether to race this season at a local speedway where many of the spectators are hunters.
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
The Latest: Greitens' lawyer argues to disqualify AG HawleyA lawyer for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is arguing that Attorney General Josh Hawley should be barred from investigating the governor because of critical comments potentially motivated by Hawley's candidacy for U.S. Senate
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 24, 2018, file photo, Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet him for the post, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Jackson is withdrawing from consideration as Veterans Affairs secretary. He said "false allegations" against him have become a distraction. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Ronny Jackson withdraws from consideration for VA chiefWhite House doctor Ronny Jackson says he is withdrawing from consideration as Veterans Affairs secretary, saying "false allegations" against him have become a distraction
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 20, 2018 file photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a meeting of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Both protagonists at inter-Korean summit on Friday, April 27, 2018 speak the same language and share the same ancestral roots and cultural background. But North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the third generation of his family to rule in absolute power, and democratically elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in, a liberal who wants to engage the North, also lead countries that have been divided along the world’s most heavily fortified border for seven decades.  (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
Trump says North Korea has made major nuclear concessionsPresident Donald Trump says North Korea has already made concessions to the U.S. in advance of a potential summit with Kim Jong Un in the coming months
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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