Advertisement

Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pointing to damage done to home-state companies, lawmakers from both parties Wednesday criticized tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security.


House GOP immigration compromise teeters ahead of votes

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sweeping House GOP immigration overhaul teetered on the brink of collapse Thursday as lawmakers struggled to move past an issue that has become politically fraught amid the dire images of families being separated at the border.


House struggles to unite behind bills to stem border crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Paul Ryan is pushing ahead with votes on rival House GOP immigration bills, but neither appears to have enough support for passage, prompting President Donald Trump to take executive action Wednesday to stem the crisis of family separations at the border.


GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator who had expressed concerns about Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt mounted an outspoken defense of him Wednesday after a face-to-face meeting, calling ethics allegations against Pruitt "outrageous lies."


The Latest: Texas governor seeks bipartisan border solutions

President Donald Trump says on Twitter he is "working on something" related to immigration following his Tuesday night meeting with House Republicans...


Advertisement – Content Continues Below

Senate blocks Trump plan to cut $15B in unused spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate on Wednesday blocked a White House plan to cut almost $15 billion in unused government money slated for children's health insurance and other programs.


House Republicans turn up the heat in standoff with DOJ

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans escalated their monthslong standoff with the Justice Department, saying the FBI hasn't adequately addressed bias within the agency and threatening to hold top department officials in contempt — or even impeach them.


The Latest: AMA calls for an end to border separations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times EDT):


Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday told House Republicans he is "1,000 percent" behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for a way to defuse the escalating controversy over family separations at the southern border.


California advances biggest US change to police use of force

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California would lead the U.S. in significantly changing the standard for when police can fire their weapons under legislation that cleared its first hurdle Tuesday after an emotionally charged debate over deadly shootings that have roiled the country.


Advertisement

Romney reports $2M raised ahead of US. Senate primary

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney raised nearly $2 million for his campaign in the past two months, giving him a large financial edge on his Republican opponent in the Utah primary, records show.


Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is determined to not repeat any of the mistakes identified in a harshly critical watchdog report on the handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, Director Chris Wray said Monday at a congressional hearing at which he repeatedly sought to distance himself from his predecessor.


Senate backs bill blocking deal with Chinese telecom firm

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday approved a defense policy bill that includes a pay raise for the military and would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. to buy component parts from the U.S.


The Latest: Senate backs bill blocking deal with firm ZTE

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. to buy component parts from the U.S. (all times local):


The Latest: Inspector general: FBI employees aren't perfect

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on an inspector general report that criticizes the FBI and Justice Department (all times local):


Republicans risking conservative backlash over immigration

NEW YORK (AP) — The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of the House in November.


Arizona Republicans brush off talk about McCain Senate seat

PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain's legacy was thrust into focus nearly one year ago when he announced his brain cancer diagnosis. The six-term Senator and decorated Vietnam War veteran is now fighting the illness from his beloved Arizona, and filling the role of one of the few Congressional Republican voices to publicly rebuke Trump administration decisions.


White House: Trump supports GOP leaders' immigration bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican efforts to push immigration legislation through the House, saying he wouldn't sign a "moderate" package. The White House later walked back the comments, formally endorsing the measure and saying Trump had been confused.


White House: Trump supports GOP leaders' immigration bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican efforts to push immigration legislation through the House, saying he wouldn't sign a "moderate" package. The White House later walked back the comments, formally endorsing the measure and saying Trump had been confused.


A Republican leader says House won't 'take on' immigration without Trump support after president suggests opposition

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican leader says House won't 'take on' immigration without Trump support after president suggests opposition.


National/World News

Six women now suing Harvey Weinstein

Six women now suing Harvey Weinstein

Advertisement
Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

Donald Trump

Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

Donald Trump

Silent no more, Ivanka Trump thanks father for border action

Ivanka Trump

Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

Donald Trump

The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunited

Donald Trump,

Opening statements set to begin in ex-New York Senate leader's retrial

Opening statements set to begin in ex-New York Senate leader's retrial

Vice President Pence arrives to protests in upstate New York

Vice President Pence arrives to protests in upstate New York

Congressman Katko: 'Our borders must be secured humanely'

Congressman Katko: 'Our borders must be secured humanely'

Corruption trial begins in Buffalo Billion case

Corruption trial begins in Buffalo Billion case

Former Syracuse mayor announces run for governor

Stephanie Miner

Advertisement
Connect with News10NBC
Advertisement