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WASHINGTON (AP) — Scrambling to nail down votes for the House health care bill, Republicans are considering ways to ease federal requirements that insurers cover such basic services as prescription drugs, maternity care and substance abuse treatment. Lawmakers emerging from a...
HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii lawmaker who says she was pressured to give up her leadership post at the statehouse after criticizing President Donald Trump is leaving the Republican Party. Rep. Beth Fukumoto resigned from the GOP Wednesday because she says its members refuse to...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hard-line House Republicans considering voting against the House GOP health bill are bracing for payback from a president who claims his favorite biblical passage is "an eye for an eye." Many appear ready to risk it. The scheduled roll call vote for the bill...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into the Trump campaign's ties with Russia (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee is accusing the Republican leader of the committee of creating "profound doubt" about the committee's...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend. U.S. officials said this week that Tillerson was planning to skip next month's meeting in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has declined to join other countries in criticizing China over allegations of torture against human rights lawyers. The U.K., Germany, Canada and eight others signed a letter raising concerns about lawyers and rights activists detained...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of NATO says he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend. U.S. officials said this week that Tillerson was planning to skip next month's meeting in Brussels...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pick any decade over the past half-century, and Paul Manafort has had a starring role in the rise (and maybe fall) of somebody big. This lobbyist/political operative/hired gun has been there for prominent American politicians including Gerald Ford, Ronald...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The inspections regime put in place to closely monitor Iran's nuclear activity is in jeopardy unless the U.S. and other nations contribute more money, the head of the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency said Wednesday. Yukiya Amano, the agency's director...