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Politics Feb 28Trump says he’s open to ‘compromise’ immigration bill
The president, in a lunch with news anchors ahead of his address to Congress on Tuesday night, said, "The time is right for an immigration bill as long as there is compromise on both sides."…
Politics Feb 27Trump budget will hike defense spending by $54 billion
The increase of about 10 percent for the Pentagon would fulfill a Trump campaign promise to build up the military.
Politics Feb 24Officials: Trump adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked top FBI officials to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, according to three White House officials. Democrats accused…
Politics Feb 16Harward turns Trump down for national security adviser job
Vice Admiral Robert Harward has turned down an offer to be President Donald Trump's new national security adviser, the latest blow to a new administration struggling to find its footing.
Politics Feb 13Flynn apologizes to Pence over Russia controversy
A top adviser asserting that President Donald Trump retains "full confidence" in national security adviser Michael Flynn following reports that he misled senior officials about his contacts with Russia.
Politics Feb 04Trump’s nominee for Army Secretary withdraws his name
President Donald Trump's nominee for Army secretary, businessman Vincent Viola, has withdrawn his name from consideration for the post.
Nation Feb 01Trump makes unannounced trip to meet remains of Navy SEAL killed in Yemen
Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens, a 36-year-old from Peoria, Illinois, was the first known U.S. combat casualty since Trump took office.
Nation Jan 31Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
At 49, Gorsuch is the youngest Supreme Court nominee in a quarter century.
Nation Jan 31Watch Live: President Trump announces his Supreme Court nominee
Two finalists for the high court slot — Neil Gorsuch and Thomas Hardiman — were both summoned to Washington ahead of Tuesday's announcement, adding a dash of drama to the announcement from the reality television star turned president. Their travel…
Politics Jan 30Trump replaces acting attorney general Yates after she orders DOJ to stop defending refugee ban
Yates said in a memo Monday that she is not convinced that Trump's order is lawful, or that its defense is consistent with the department's obligation to "always seek justice and stand for what is right."…