In a call with reporters, White House Council of Economic Advisers chairman Kevin Hassett said Tuesday the shutdown is reducing economic growth more than predicted. He said the "hope is this resolves quickly and that it won't have a major…
By Erica R. Hendry, Joshua Barajas
Wheeler will testify before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee beginning at 10 a.m. ET. Watch his remarks here.
By Gabriela Martinez
Here is how what Barr told senators Tuesday compares to what he's said in the past.
By Laura Santhanam
Trump’s base is beginning to crack as the shutdown drags on, this latest poll from PBS NewsHour and Marist Poll suggests.
By Joseph Mwihia, Associated Press
The coordinated assault began with an explosion that targeted three vehicles outside a bank, and a suicide bombing in the hotel lobby that severely wounded a number of guests, said Kenya's national police chief.
By Jill Lawless, Danica Kirka, Gregory Katz, Associated Press
After more than two years of political upheaval, lawmakers voted against Prime Minister Theresa May's deal that provides a framework for the UK leaving the European Union.
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee says he would "not carry out" any order to fire special counsel Robert Mueller without cause.
President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general says he can't rule out jailing reporters for doing their jobs.
By Associated Press
Asked about the partial government shutdown, in its fourth week due to an impasse over funding for a border wall, Barr says he would like to see a deal reached where Congress recognized that it was "imperative to have border…
By Eric Tucker, Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
Comments by William Barr at his Senate confirmation hearing pointedly departed from Trump's own views and underscored Barr's efforts to reassure Democrats that he will not be a loyalist to a president who has appeared to demand it from law…
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