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In the wake of potential DACA policy changes, George Washington University (GWU) is asking its students to refrain from questioning their immigrant pe..
MIAMI — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 1:25 p.m. It's getting easier to leave Puerto Rico, where more than 3.4 million U.S. citizens..
Thousands of visitors abandoned their-----vacations and evacuated North Carolina's Outer Banks on Tuesday as a weakening Hurricane Maria moved northwa..
Residents at La Perla community in Old San Juan comfort one another as the community recovers from Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sept...
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio both flew to San Juan over the past 72 hours with promises of help, acting as de facto represe..
White House Trump rushed to Texas and Florida in the wake of hurricanes, but has been less public in his response for the U.S territory crippled by Ma..
President Donald Trump said he plans to travel to Puerto Rico next Tuesday to survey the wreckage left behind by Hurricane Maria, and boasted that his..
Jennifer Lopez is spearheading a major effort to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico, and she's starting with a donation of $1 million to hurricane ..
Companies that would bring foreign cash back to the U.S. at a reduced tax rate likely would unleash some $250 billion back into the economy and market..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration was doing a “really good job” helping Puerto Rico recover ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up his fight with the National Football League on Tuesday, calling on the popular league to ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) told a congressional committee on Tuesday he did not believe ..
(Reuters) - Equifax Inc said on Tuesday its Chief Executive Officer Richard Smith will step down and forgo his annual bonus, a move that came weeks in..
This past week, the Colin Kaepernick-era of national anthem protests reached an all-time high amid nationwide discussion after President Donald Trump ..
NEW YORK (AP) — Equifax CEO Richard Smith retired effective immediately on Tuesday, as the credit reporting agency tries to clean up the mess left by ..
Since Ivanka Trump took on her White House role at the end of March, 90 percent of the shipments of her merchandise do not include public disclosure o..
With help from Eric Geller, Martin Matishak and Darren Samuelsohn LOBBYING RAMPS UP ON 702 — The Trump administration is mounting a multipronged campa..
Equifax (EFX) chief executive Richard Smith is out at the credit reporting agency in the aftermath of a data breach that exposed the personal informat..
WASHINGTON -- The trial of the suspected mastermind of the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks will be one of the biggest terrorism cases yet for a Justice ..
With the U.S. Supreme Court expected to hear arguments soon on a case that could upend the country’s sports gambling laws, for the first time most Ame..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up with his fight with the National Football League on Tuesday, calling on the popular leagu..
SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export ..
President Donald Trump is challenging NFL owners to fire their players who protest during the national anthem.  Instead, several NFL owners locked arm..
WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday applauded two National Football League teams that largely steered clear of cont..
SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export ..
The inability of the U.S administration to pass new tax cuts has delayed the next boom and bust cycle in the country, according to one economist, who ..
Most of Ivanka Trump's merchandise is made in China, but public information about the companies importing her goods to the U.S. has become harder to f..
The Treasury secretary requested a military plane for his European honeymoon. The head of Health and Human Services ran up a six-figure tab flying aro..
Perry and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke made no mention of Puerto Rico or the hurricane during a joint appearance before the National Petroleum Counci..
Ivanka Trump attends U.S. President Donald Trump's strategy and policy forum with chief executives of major U.S. companies at the White House in Washi..
SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export ..
WASHINGTON — The U.S. ramped up its response Monday to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, even as President Donald Trump brought up the island's ..
Former congressman Anthony Weiner was sentenced to 21 months in prison and three years of supervised release in federal court in Manhattan on Monday a..
White House aides insist that the lack of policy detail is sometimes strategic — though they acknowledge that President Donald Trump sees himself as a..
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Several NFL owners locked arms with their players this weekend instead of taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to f..
With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety. The debate in Co..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The trial of the suspected mastermind of the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks will be one of the biggest terrorism cases yet for the U...
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis held talks with Indian leaders on Tuesday to deepen military ties including the potential sale..
With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety. The debate in Co..
According to a new POLITICO/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health poll, more than two-thirds (71%) of Republicans want Congress to try again to en..
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's gray wolf population appears to have grown by 25 percent thanks to more deer, the Department of Natural Resources said Monda..
SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export ..
SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump’s merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export ..
SHANGHAI — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export her h..
In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks to members of the media while attending an event in Lewiston, Ma..
The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the Obama health law (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is defending his fri..
In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks to members of the media while attending an event in Lewiston, Ma..
It's been five days since President Donald Trump last tweeted about Hurricane Maria hitting Puerto Rico. And his new tone-deaf comments aren't going o..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ramped up its response Monday to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico while the Trump administration sought to blunt crit..
WASHINGTON — The Latest on Congress' response to hurricane devastation in Puerto Rico (all times EDT): 9:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is finally twe..