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Nation Mar 15WATCH: Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin says he has no intention of quitting
Speaking at a budget hearing, David Shulkin expressed regret for "distractions" that have shifted attention from his efforts to fix veterans' health care and pledged to put the government's second largest department back on track.
Politics Mar 13Embattled Veteran Affairs Secretary Shulkin hangs onto job as support wanes
Officials say Shulkin is increasingly on thin ice with President Donald Trump after a bruising internal report found ethics violations in connection with the secretary's trip to Europe with his wife last summer.
Politics Mar 06Gary Cohn, Trump’s top economic adviser, to leave White House
The departure comes after a dispute over trade.
Nation Feb 28Hope Hicks, White House communications director, resigns
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, one of President Donald Trump's most loyal aides, is resigning.
Politics Feb 24Australia leader urges U.S. to maintain global leadership role
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is calling on the U.S. to maintain its global leadership role.
Politics Feb 22Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with U.S. governors, mayors
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is the latest world leader to extend outreach to U.S. governors and big-city mayors in the age of Trump's "America First" policies.
Nation Feb 13FBI contradicts White House timeline of Rob Porter events
FBI Director Chris Wray said the bureau closed its background investigation on Rob Porter in January, weeks before the allegations were published.
Politics Feb 07Pence says U.S. preparing ‘toughest and most aggressive’ sanctions on North Korea
On a six-day trip to Japan and South Korea, Pence is seeking to reassure and refocus American allies on the growing nuclear threat from North Korea.
Politics Feb 06Pence doesn’t rule out North Korea meeting at upcoming Olympics
"We'll see what happens," the vice president said before departing Monday on a six-day Asia trip.
Politics Feb 02White House declassifies GOP memo on Russia probe
The White House on Friday declassified a partisan and bitterly disputed memo on the Russia investigation, clearing the way for House Republicans to release allegations of what they say is FBI misconduct.