Nation/World

Trump plan postpones balanced budget despite deep spending cuts

By Justin Sink and Jennifer A. Dlouhy Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

  • Mar 11th, 2019

Woolsey fire devastation gives 2020 contender Jay Inslee a climate-centered backdrop

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. — Democratic presidential contender Jay Inslee on Monday toured…

  • Mar 11th, 2019

Record trade deficit will put pressure on Trump in upcoming China talks

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump fell further behind in his goal…

  • Mar 6th, 2019

National parks, wilderness areas would be expanded under bill headed to president’s desk

By Paul Rogers The Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif. — In the…

  • Mar 6th, 2019

Trump administration’s proposed food-stamp rule decried as effort to sidestep Congress

By Alfred Lubrano The Philadelphia Inquirer The Trump administration is proposing a…

  • Mar 6th, 2019

Bill aims to ease child care ‘deserts’ in rural areas

By Calley Hair The Columbian Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, joined…

  • Mar 5th, 2019

Ex-organized crime prosecutor hired to lead House probe into Trump’s Russia ties

NEW YORK — A mob-busting former prosecutor from New York will lead…

  • Mar 5th, 2019

Food and Drug Administration chief Scott Gottlieb to resign

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is…

  • Mar 5th, 2019

House launches broad document request as part of investigation into Trump

By Todd Ruger CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House Judiciary Committee…

  • Mar 4th, 2019

McConnell confirms Senate has votes to disapprove of Trump’s emergency declaration

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said senators were still…

  • Mar 4th, 2019

Americans ready to crack down on drug prices that force some to skip doses

By Jay Hancock Kaiser Health News WASHINGTON, D.C. — Large majorities of…

  • Mar 3rd, 2019

House panel seeks documents in Trump investigations

By Mark Niquette and Chris Strohm Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — The…

  • Mar 3rd, 2019

Rand Paul to oppose Trump’s emergency, probably forcing veto

By Laura Litvan and Edith Moy Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republican…

  • Mar 3rd, 2019

SpaceX capsule docks with space station in test mission

By Samantha Masunaga Los Angeles Times SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule docked with…

  • Mar 3rd, 2019

Ex-Maine governor praises Electoral College for keeping whites in power

By Brian Niemietz New York Daily News Maine’s former governor — who…

  • Mar 2nd, 2019

Acting Pentagon chief to certify emergency to help build wall — and win Trump’s favor

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It’s an anxious loyalty test for acting Defense Secretary…

  • Mar 1st, 2019

After failed summit, Trump heads home to fresh dangers from Michael Cohen’s accusations

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump flew home Thursday from his failed…

  • Mar 1st, 2019

House Intelligence panel plans hearings with Allen Weisselberg, Felix Sater

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House Intelligence Committee plans to call hearings or…

  • Mar 1st, 2019

Accused domestic terrorist Christopher Hasson indicted after arrest for allegedly planning mass attack

By Kate Feldman New York Daily News The U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant…

  • Feb 27th, 2019

Michael Cohen calls Trump ‘racist,’ ‘conman’ and a ‘cheat’ in House hearing

By Chris Megerian, Del Quentin Wilber and Jennifer Haberkorn Los Angeles Times…

  • Feb 27th, 2019