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World May 06U.S. dispatches aircraft carrier to send message to Iran
The dispatch came after "clear indications" that Iranian forces were preparing to possibly attack U.S. forces in the region, a defense official told the Associated Press.
Politics Mar 30GOP scrambles to deal with Trump’s decision on health care
President Donald Trump's decision to revive the fight over the Affordable Care Act has stirred a political and policy debate among Republicans on how best to approach the divisive issue heading into the 2020 election.
Nation Mar 29Trump threatens to close border with Mexico next week
President Donald Trump threatened to close America's southern border or large sections of it if Mexico does not halt illegal immigration "immediately."…
Politics Mar 29WATCH: Trump to address Small Business Administration head Linda McMahon’s possible resignation
The head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon, is stepping down from the role and will help President Donald Trump's re-election effort, he said Friday.
Economy Mar 22Trump nominates economic analyst Stephen Moore to Federal Reserve
Moore served as an economic adviser to Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, helping to draft his tax cut plan.
Politics Mar 14WATCH: Senate votes to block Trump’s emergency declaration
Several Republicans have said they will join Democrats in voting to block the president's emergency declaration that would steer $3.6 billion to building border barriers.
Politics Mar 12WATCH: HHS Secretary Azar defends proposed cuts to Medicare hospital payments
The administration argues that the budget doesn't cut Medicare benefits to seniors but makes better use of taxpayers' dollars and helps reduce Medicare spending by lowering prescription drug costs.
Politics Feb 19WATCH: Trump defends ‘absolute right’ to declare emergency
President Donald Trump declared Tuesday that he would prevail over a multistate lawsuit challenging his emergency declaration to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall.
Politics Feb 15WATCH: Trump declares national emergency to build border wall
Battling with one branch of government and opening a new confrontation with another, President Donald Trump announced Friday he was declaring a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Politics Feb 06Trump calls for end of resistance politics in State of the Union
President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Washington to cast aside "revenge, resistance and retribution" and end "ridiculous partisan investigations" in his State of the Union address.