In the first round of negotiations over how President Robert Mugabe will leave power, the Zimbabwean leader met Thursday with the army commander who put him under house arrest and mediators, including South...
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 04:09 AM EST
Millions Will Forgo Coverage If 'Obamacare' Mandate Repealed
Millions are expected to forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling that they won't get sick and boosting premiums for others.
The drive by Senate...
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 08:41 PM EST
Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Bolster FBI Gun Checks
Republican and Democratic senators have joined forces on legislation to strengthen the FBI database of prohibited gun buyers after the Air Force failed to report the criminal history of the gunman who slaughter...
Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 04:53 AM EST
Big House Victory for GOP Tax Plan, But Senate Fate Unclear
Republicans have stretched closer to delivering the first big legislative victory for President Donald Trump and their party, whisking a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through...
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 06:52 PM EST
Senate Confirms Trump's Pick to Oversee Mine Safety
Senate Republicans voted on Wednesday to confirm the former leader of a coal company with a record of serious safety violations to become the country's top regulator of miner health and safety.
On a 52-46...
President Donald Trump was very thirsty — for some more positive news coverage of his lengthy Asia trip, and for some water.
While speaking at the White House on Wednesday about his 11 days abroad, Trump...
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 08:31 PM EST
Judge Sides With Philly in 'Sanctuary Cities' Case
Richard Cordray, the aggressive first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, plans to leave the agency by the end of the month, giving President Donald Trump a chance to appoint a replacement...