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The Latest: McConnell says good progress made on…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says "good progress" was made during a White House meeting between President Donald Trump and Republican senators

Schumer: The Republican bill is rotten at the core

Senate Minority Leader addresses the delay in the healthcare vote

Senate GOP Health Care Bill In Jeopardy Of…

Several Republican senators plan to vote no on a motion to proceed to consider the health care bill if it isn't changed.

Trump's Travel Ban Rests On A 1952 Law That…

What's the legal precedent for Trump's travel ban? It turns out the law it's based on was also pretty contentious.

Trump administration moves to withdraw…

The Trump administration is taking steps to roll back an Obama administration policy that protected more than half the nation's streams from pollution

Trump group's aggressive health care moves…

America First Policies, a group aligned with President Donald Trump, attacked a fellow Republican for not supporting the Senate health care bill

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Senators speak out about the healthcare vote delay

The vote on the bill has been delayed until after the July 4th recess

Trump: Obama 'Colluded Or Obstructed' In Response…

President Donald Trump criticized former President Barack Obama's response to Russian attempts to meddle in the 2016 election.

Is Russia's US Ambassador Stepping Down? Russia…

Russia's longtime ambassador to the U.S. might be stepping down from the role, but the country's foreign ministry won't confirm anything yet.

Making Ivanka Trump shoes: Long hours, low pay and abuse

Chinese who have worked at a factory that makes shoes for Ivanka Trump and other brands say they've faced long hours, low pay and verbal abuse

Watchdog clears park service in inauguration…

Watchdog clears park service in inauguration disputes after photos appeared to counter Trump's claim that up to 1.5 million attended the event at the Capitol and National Mall

Napolitano: Why should government provide health…

Freedom Watch: Judge Andrew Napolitano and Chris Stirewalt discuss why the federal government feels it must provide health care to anyone who doesn't have it

Senate GOP Tweak Health Care Bill Ahead Of…

The main change is meant to encourage people not to let their coverage expire.

CBO Predicts GOP Health Care Bill Could Leave 22…

The nonpartisan agency says the Republican plan will leave 22 million people uninsured over the next decade.

US says Myanmar no longer among worst on human trafficking

The United States is removing Myanmar from its list of the world's worst offenders on human trafficking

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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on…

Records show the Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely-used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains

Will the delay help the Senate healthcare bill…

Political panel debates the delay

Ramadan Has Ended, And For The White House, So…

Since 1996, every White House administration has celebrated Ramadan with an Iftar or Eid dinner, but the tradition ended this year.

A Lot Of People Think Justice Kennedy Is Retiring…

Justice Anthony Kennedy is almost 81 years old, and people think he might step down from the Supreme Court pretty soon.

House adds security funding in wake of Scalise shooting

The House has moved to provide lawmakers with a $25,000 allowance to take additional security steps in the wake of the shooting at a congressional baseball practice earlier this month

Hillary Clinton tells librarians they protect…

Hillary Clinton received a standing ovation when she said librarians are on the front line of "the fight to defend truth and reason, evidence and facts."

FISA laws face expiration unless Congress passes…

Senate Judiciary Committee holds hearing on extending laws that authorize spying; chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reports from Washington

Few answers on travel ban as launch deadline looms

The Supreme Court's ruling to allow President Donald Trump's travel ban go forward in part leaves more questions than it answers

These senators will make or break the GOP's…

Trump's promise to repeal and replace 'Obamacare' depends on the votes of a key group of GOP senators with qualms about the legislation

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Panetta: Putin took advantage of perceived US…

Former defense secretary and CIA director comments on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election; national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin reports from the Pentagon

Washington Post: March 2009 Time cover of Trump is phony

A fake Time magazine cover featuring Donald Trump hangs on the walls of at least four of the president's golf clubs, from Florida to Scotland

Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war…

A retracted CNN story about Russian connection involving an aide to President Donald Trump has given the president new ammunition in his battle against the news media