About 35 percent of those aged 2 to 19 are overweight, according to the latest analysis, and about one in five children are obese.
By Laura Santhanam
Faced with the personal anguish wrought by the school shooting in Parkland, Florida that left 17 dead, Trump pledged action, saying: "We don't want others to go through the kind of pain you've been through."…
The listening session is for students, parents and teachers to speak with the president about school safety and other issues.
By Ryan Connelly Holmes and Associated Press
We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
By Erica R. Hendry and Harry Zahn
By Associated Press
Seeking to move past the shadow of the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump intends to use his first State of the Union address to cite economic progress under his watch while pushing for bipartisanship with Democrats on issues such as…
By Lisa Desjardins
Congress is facing a complex web of difficult, hot-button issues, and a very limited calendar in which to get them done.
By Joshua Barajas, Hannah Grabenstein and Erica R. Hendry
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week's news, including the government shutdown showdown and the battle over an immigration deal, and how it will stick with voters on Election…
By Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram, Associated Press
Friday's late-night vote means at least a short government closure is all but unavoidable.
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