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Trump administration sanctions Iran-backed militia leaders

Trump administration sanctions Iran-backed militia leaders

"Iran's attempts to suppress the legitimate demands of the Iraqi people for reform of their government through the slaughter of peaceful demonstrators is appalling," Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Read full article: Trump administration sanctions Iran-back...→

Trump administration sanctions Iran-backed militia leaders

Trump administration sanctions Iran-backed militia leaders

"Iran's attempts to suppress the legitimate demands of the Iraqi people for reform of their government through the slaughter of peaceful demonstrators is appalling," Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Read full article: Trump administration sanctions Iran-back...→

Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his peace plan historic

President Donald Trump hosted Israel’s prime minister and his chief rival Monday at the White House on the eve of unveiling a long-awaited Mideast peace plan, expressing confidence that... Read full article: Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

A divided Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to put in place a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

Officials and analysts say Trump's Iran-handling showed restraint, deliberate use of force, and ability to make tough decisions. Read full article: On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed...→

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

President Trump has drawn the ire of veterans for downplaying the traumatic brain injuries troops sustained during the recent Iranian missile strikes. Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding Trump ap… Read full article: Vets group wants Trump apology for downp...→

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

No experience I've had as second lady of the United States has been as fulfilling as the opportunity to work with those who have served and sacrificed for this country. Read full article: Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administrat...→

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

President Donald Trump revealed on Twitter what appears to be the new logo for the U.S. Space Force -- the newly created sixth branch of the U.S. military. Read full article: Trump administration launches new Space ...→

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

The Trump administration threatened Friday to cut off certain federal funds to California over its requirement that medical insurers cover elective abortions, hours before President Trump made history by speaking at the March for Life. Read full article: Trump administration threatens to cut of...→

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

The Trump administration threatened California with a potential loss of federal health care funds over the state's requirement that insurance plans cover abortions. Read full article: Trump administration threatens Californi...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about his foreign policy overall Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

The Trump administration finalized Thursday its replacement for the Waters of the United States rule, eliminating the federal government’s role in regulating the stock ponds, irrigation ditches and seasonal streams encompassed under the broad Obama-era regulations. Read full article: Trump administration replaces Obama-era ...→

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

The Trump administration’s push to counter Iranian terrorism finance operations in South America won key support from leaders in the region this week, with two Latin American nations moving to officially designate Tehran-backed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. Read full article: Trump administration homing in on Iran-b...→

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

The president has long lamented that environmental regulations are too onerous, but environmentalists are concerned the new rule are condemning the new rule as "scientifically indefensible and socially unjust." Read full article: Trump administration eases federal restr...→

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

The Trump administration took a major step Thursday to try to eliminate “birth tourism” — when women fly into the U.S. to give birth in order to earn automatic American citizenship for their babies — with a new rule that would give consular officials the power to reject visas for people believed to be taking advantage of the system. Read full article: Trump administration moves to crack down...→

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

In "A Very Stable Genius," two Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters take readers inside the tumultuous presidency of Donald J. Trump. Read full article: ‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the ...→

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women’s health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an Obama-era decision. Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas… Read full article: Trump Administration Restores Women’s He...→

Trump Administration Approves Medicaid Funds for Texas While Excluding Planned Parenthood

Reproductive health advocates warn the decision provides a “dangerous roadmap” for other states to defund the health care provider. Read full article: Trump Administration Approves Medicaid F...→

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

The former national security adviser shared his unease with the attorney general, who cited his own worries about the president’s conversations with the leaders of Turkey and China. Read full article: Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favo...→

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Co-host Joy Behar on Monday's "The View" on ABC likened the Trump administration to a "crime organization." | Clips Read full article: Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an...→

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, on Sunday defended President Trump’s assertion about soldiers who suffered concussions after a rocket attack by Iran earlier this month and said the president wasn’t “dismissing” the injury by calling them headaches. Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. ...→

Trump Administration Sues California in San Diego Over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

A similar lawsuit was filed in San Diego federal court last month by the GEO Group, a Florida-based corporation that owns and operates private prisons, jail and detention facilities across the country, including the Western Region Detention Read full article: Trump Administration Sues California in ...→

Trump Administration Sues CA in San Diego Fed Court over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

The federal government filed a lawsuit Friday against the state of California in San Diego federal court over the state's recently enacted law banning the operation of private detention facilities, alleging Assembly Bill 32 is unconstitutional and hampers government operations to house federal inmates. Read full article: Trump Administration Sues CA in San Dieg...→

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden on Friday slammed President Trump for downplaying the injuries that U.S. troops apparently suffered as a result of a recent Iranian missile attack in Iraq, saying Mr. Trump was essentially asking them to “grow up.” Read full article: Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. t...→

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

The Trump administration Friday said California’s requirement that all health insurers in the state provide coverage for abortions violates federal law and could result in a loss of federal f… Read full article: Trump administration: California abortio...→

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

The Trump administration will implement new plans on Friday that could limit travel for pregnant women trying to give birth in the U.S. Read full article: Trump administration to restrict visas f...→

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

The Trump administration is moving to crack down on pregnant women visiting the U.S. for the purpose of giving birth so their children can be American citizens – a practice known as “birth tourism” – with a newly announced change to visa regulations. Read full article: Trump administration announces new polic...→

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

The Trump administration moves to remove Obama-era clean water protections of rivers, streams and wetlands not connected to larger bodies of water. Read full article: Trump administration removes federal pro...→

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

Birth tourism is a lucrative business in both the U.S. and abroad. American companies take out advertisements and charge up to $80,000 to facilitate the practice. Read full article: 'Birth tourism': Trump administration to...→

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. land, federal officials told The Associated Press, pushing the controv Read full article: Trump administration approves Keystone X...→

Trump administration restores women’s health funds to Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women's health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an... Read full article: Trump administration restores women’s he...→

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

At least 11 U.S. service members at Al Asad airbase were "screened for traumatic brain injury," the Pentagon said last week. Read full article: Trump says U.S. service members injured ...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

The Supreme Court will allow the Trump administration to enforce, for now, its "public charge" immigration restriction, lifting a pair of preliminary injunctions issued by federal judges. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

The president is holding separate back-to-back meetings with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his opponent Benny Gantz in Washington, DC. Read full article: Trump to present Middle East peace plan ...→

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

Cotton, who served in the military, defended President Trump's comments this week that brain injuries were "headaches." Read full article: Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers...→

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

States that backed President Donald Trump in 2016 enjoyed faster growth last year than states that supported Hillary Clinton, a Yelp index shows. Read full article: Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing F...→

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

If the state doesn’t stop requiring private insurers to cover abortions, the administration said it will cut off federal funding for certain health programs. Read full article: Trump Administration Threatens Californi...→

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol.Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost, who is retiring, according to an announcement obtained Friday by The Associated Press from Mark Morgan, acting head of U.S. Customs and Border... Read full article: Trump Administration Picks a New Leader ...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about... Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will release details of his long-delayed peace plan for the Middle East before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz visit the White House next week. The political aspects of the peace... Read full article: Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Isra...→

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to address his party’s leadership Thursday to rally their support amid impeachment and a trying reelection fight.... Read full article: Trump to address party leaders amid impe...→

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

The Trump administration eliminated environmental protections covering a significant portion of U.S. waterways, paving the way for developers, farmers, and industries to operate with fewer impediments, as public health officials and environmentalists blasted the move.  Read full article: Trump administration rolls back water re...→

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new "birth tourism" rule

The new State Department rule says it doesn't believe visiting the U.S. "for the primary purpose of obtaining U.S. citizenship for a child, by giving birth in the [U.S.], ... is a legitimate activity for pleasure or of a recreational nature." Read full article: Trump administration takes aim at pregna...→

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California is asking the Trump administration to provide surplus federal land that could be used to build housing for the homeless, mirroring a new state program. Read full article: California asks Trump administration for...→

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women. Read full article: Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Fund...→

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

"There's smart, dedicated, patriotic people at the Department of Defense who allowed for that lie to be told to all of us for weeks," Murphy told CBS News. Read full article: Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Tr...→

Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his peace plan historic

President Donald Trump hosted Israel’s prime minister and his chief rival Monday at the White House on the eve of unveiling a long-awaited Mideast peace plan, expressing confidence that... Read full article: Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

The Supreme Court will allow the Trump administration to enforce, for now, its "public charge" immigration restriction, lifting a pair of preliminary injunctions issued by federal judges. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Co-host Joy Behar on Monday's "The View" on ABC likened the Trump administration to a "crime organization." | Clips Read full article: Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an...→

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

Officials and analysts say Trump's Iran-handling showed restraint, deliberate use of force, and ability to make tough decisions. Read full article: On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed...→

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

Cotton, who served in the military, defended President Trump's comments this week that brain injuries were "headaches." Read full article: Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers...→

Trump Administration Sues California in San Diego Over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

A similar lawsuit was filed in San Diego federal court last month by the GEO Group, a Florida-based corporation that owns and operates private prisons, jail and detention facilities across the country, including the Western Region Detention Read full article: Trump Administration Sues California in ...→

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

No experience I've had as second lady of the United States has been as fulfilling as the opportunity to work with those who have served and sacrificed for this country. Read full article: Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administrat...→

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

States that backed President Donald Trump in 2016 enjoyed faster growth last year than states that supported Hillary Clinton, a Yelp index shows. Read full article: Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing F...→

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden on Friday slammed President Trump for downplaying the injuries that U.S. troops apparently suffered as a result of a recent Iranian missile attack in Iraq, saying Mr. Trump was essentially asking them to “grow up.” Read full article: Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. t...→

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

The Trump administration threatened Friday to cut off certain federal funds to California over its requirement that medical insurers cover elective abortions, hours before President Trump made history by speaking at the March for Life. Read full article: Trump administration threatens to cut of...→

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol.Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost, who is retiring, according to an announcement obtained Friday by The Associated Press from Mark Morgan, acting head of U.S. Customs and Border... Read full article: Trump Administration Picks a New Leader ...→

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

The Trump administration Friday said California’s requirement that all health insurers in the state provide coverage for abortions violates federal law and could result in a loss of federal f… Read full article: Trump administration: California abortio...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about his foreign policy overall Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will release details of his long-delayed peace plan for the Middle East before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz visit the White House next week. The political aspects of the peace... Read full article: Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Isra...→

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

The Trump administration will implement new plans on Friday that could limit travel for pregnant women trying to give birth in the U.S. Read full article: Trump administration to restrict visas f...→

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

The Trump administration eliminated environmental protections covering a significant portion of U.S. waterways, paving the way for developers, farmers, and industries to operate with fewer impediments, as public health officials and environmentalists blasted the move.  Read full article: Trump administration rolls back water re...→

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

The Trump administration is moving to crack down on pregnant women visiting the U.S. for the purpose of giving birth so their children can be American citizens – a practice known as “birth tourism” – with a newly announced change to visa regulations. Read full article: Trump administration announces new polic...→

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

The president has long lamented that environmental regulations are too onerous, but environmentalists are concerned the new rule are condemning the new rule as "scientifically indefensible and socially unjust." Read full article: Trump administration eases federal restr...→

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new "birth tourism" rule

The new State Department rule says it doesn't believe visiting the U.S. "for the primary purpose of obtaining U.S. citizenship for a child, by giving birth in the [U.S.], ... is a legitimate activity for pleasure or of a recreational nature." Read full article: Trump administration takes aim at pregna...→

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

Birth tourism is a lucrative business in both the U.S. and abroad. American companies take out advertisements and charge up to $80,000 to facilitate the practice. Read full article: 'Birth tourism': Trump administration to...→

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

In "A Very Stable Genius," two Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters take readers inside the tumultuous presidency of Donald J. Trump. Read full article: ‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the ...→

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women. Read full article: Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Fund...→

Trump administration restores women’s health funds to Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women's health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an... Read full article: Trump administration restores women’s he...→

Trump Administration Approves Medicaid Funds for Texas While Excluding Planned Parenthood

Reproductive health advocates warn the decision provides a “dangerous roadmap” for other states to defund the health care provider. Read full article: Trump Administration Approves Medicaid F...→

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

The former national security adviser shared his unease with the attorney general, who cited his own worries about the president’s conversations with the leaders of Turkey and China. Read full article: Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favo...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

A divided Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to put in place a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

The president is holding separate back-to-back meetings with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his opponent Benny Gantz in Washington, DC. Read full article: Trump to present Middle East peace plan ...→

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, on Sunday defended President Trump’s assertion about soldiers who suffered concussions after a rocket attack by Iran earlier this month and said the president wasn’t “dismissing” the injury by calling them headaches. Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. ...→

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

President Trump has drawn the ire of veterans for downplaying the traumatic brain injuries troops sustained during the recent Iranian missile strikes. Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding Trump ap… Read full article: Vets group wants Trump apology for downp...→

Trump Administration Sues CA in San Diego Fed Court over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

The federal government filed a lawsuit Friday against the state of California in San Diego federal court over the state's recently enacted law banning the operation of private detention facilities, alleging Assembly Bill 32 is unconstitutional and hampers government operations to house federal inmates. Read full article: Trump Administration Sues CA in San Dieg...→

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

President Donald Trump revealed on Twitter what appears to be the new logo for the U.S. Space Force -- the newly created sixth branch of the U.S. military. Read full article: Trump administration launches new Space ...→

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

If the state doesn’t stop requiring private insurers to cover abortions, the administration said it will cut off federal funding for certain health programs. Read full article: Trump Administration Threatens Californi...→

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

The Trump administration threatened California with a potential loss of federal health care funds over the state's requirement that insurance plans cover abortions. Read full article: Trump administration threatens Californi...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about... Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

The Trump administration finalized Thursday its replacement for the Waters of the United States rule, eliminating the federal government’s role in regulating the stock ponds, irrigation ditches and seasonal streams encompassed under the broad Obama-era regulations. Read full article: Trump administration replaces Obama-era ...→

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to address his party’s leadership Thursday to rally their support amid impeachment and a trying reelection fight.... Read full article: Trump to address party leaders amid impe...→

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

The Trump administration’s push to counter Iranian terrorism finance operations in South America won key support from leaders in the region this week, with two Latin American nations moving to officially designate Tehran-backed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. Read full article: Trump administration homing in on Iran-b...→

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

The Trump administration moves to remove Obama-era clean water protections of rivers, streams and wetlands not connected to larger bodies of water. Read full article: Trump administration removes federal pro...→

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

The Trump administration took a major step Thursday to try to eliminate “birth tourism” — when women fly into the U.S. to give birth in order to earn automatic American citizenship for their babies — with a new rule that would give consular officials the power to reject visas for people believed to be taking advantage of the system. Read full article: Trump administration moves to crack down...→

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California is asking the Trump administration to provide surplus federal land that could be used to build housing for the homeless, mirroring a new state program. Read full article: California asks Trump administration for...→

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. land, federal officials told The Associated Press, pushing the controv Read full article: Trump administration approves Keystone X...→

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women’s health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an Obama-era decision. Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas… Read full article: Trump Administration Restores Women’s He...→

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

"There's smart, dedicated, patriotic people at the Department of Defense who allowed for that lie to be told to all of us for weeks," Murphy told CBS News. Read full article: Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Tr...→

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

At least 11 U.S. service members at Al Asad airbase were "screened for traumatic brain injury," the Pentagon said last week. Read full article: Trump says U.S. service members injured ...→

Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his peace plan historic

President Donald Trump hosted Israel’s prime minister and his chief rival Monday at the White House on the eve of unveiling a long-awaited Mideast peace plan, expressing confidence that... Read full article: Trump hosts Israeli leaders who call his...→

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

The former national security adviser shared his unease with the attorney general, who cited his own worries about the president’s conversations with the leaders of Turkey and China. Read full article: Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favo...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce ‘public charge’ immigration restriction

The Supreme Court will allow the Trump administration to enforce, for now, its "public charge" immigration restriction, lifting a pair of preliminary injunctions issued by federal judges. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce policy that could limit green cards to immigrants using public benefits

A divided Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to put in place a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. Read full article: Supreme Court allows Trump administratio...→

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an Organized Crime Organization'

Co-host Joy Behar on Monday's "The View" on ABC likened the Trump administration to a "crime organization." | Clips Read full article: Joy Behar: Trump Administration 'Like an...→

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

Trump to present Middle East peace plan to Israeli leaders

The president is holding separate back-to-back meetings with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his opponent Benny Gantz in Washington, DC. Read full article: Trump to present Middle East peace plan ...→

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed Restraint, Deliberateness

Officials and analysts say Trump's Iran-handling showed restraint, deliberate use of force, and ability to make tough decisions. Read full article: On Iran, Commander in Chief Trump Showed...→

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. troops’ Iran attack injuries

Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, on Sunday defended President Trump’s assertion about soldiers who suffered concussions after a rocket attack by Iran earlier this month and said the president wasn’t “dismissing” the injury by calling them headaches. Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump ‘not dismissing’ U.S. ...→

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had

Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

Cotton, who served in the military, defended President Trump's comments this week that brain injuries were "headaches." Read full article: Cotton defends Trump for saying soldiers...→

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

Vets group wants Trump apology for downplaying brain injuries after Iran airstrike

President Trump has drawn the ire of veterans for downplaying the traumatic brain injuries troops sustained during the recent Iranian missile strikes. Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding Trump ap… Read full article: Vets group wants Trump apology for downp...→

Trump Administration Sues California in San Diego Over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

A similar lawsuit was filed in San Diego federal court last month by the GEO Group, a Florida-based corporation that owns and operates private prisons, jail and detention facilities across the country, including the Western Region Detention Read full article: Trump Administration Sues California in ...→

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administration is working tirelessly for America's veterans and military families

No experience I've had as second lady of the United States has been as fulfilling as the opportunity to work with those who have served and sacrificed for this country. Read full article: Karen Pence: The Trump-Pence administrat...→

Trump Administration Sues CA in San Diego Fed Court over Private Prison Ban - Times of San Diego

The federal government filed a lawsuit Friday against the state of California in San Diego federal court over the state's recently enacted law banning the operation of private detention facilities, alleging Assembly Bill 32 is unconstitutional and hampers government operations to house federal inmates. Read full article: Trump Administration Sues CA in San Dieg...→

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing Faster Than Hillary Supporters

States that backed President Donald Trump in 2016 enjoyed faster growth last year than states that supported Hillary Clinton, a Yelp index shows. Read full article: Yelp: States That Backed Trump Growing F...→

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

Trump administration launches new Space Force logo reminiscent of Star Trek

President Donald Trump revealed on Twitter what appears to be the new logo for the U.S. Space Force -- the newly created sixth branch of the U.S. military. Read full article: Trump administration launches new Space ...→

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. troop injuries from Iran attack as ‘headaches’

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden on Friday slammed President Trump for downplaying the injuries that U.S. troops apparently suffered as a result of a recent Iranian missile attack in Iraq, saying Mr. Trump was essentially asking them to “grow up.” Read full article: Biden slams Trump for downplaying U.S. t...→

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Abortion

If the state doesn’t stop requiring private insurers to cover abortions, the administration said it will cut off federal funding for certain health programs. Read full article: Trump Administration Threatens Californi...→

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

Trump administration threatens to cut off funds to California over abortion-coverage mandate

The Trump administration threatened Friday to cut off certain federal funds to California over its requirement that medical insurers cover elective abortions, hours before President Trump made history by speaking at the March for Life. Read full article: Trump administration threatens to cut of...→

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol.Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost, who is retiring, according to an announcement obtained Friday by The Associated Press from Mark Morgan, acting head of U.S. Customs and Border... Read full article: Trump Administration Picks a New Leader ...→

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

Trump administration threatens California with funds loss over abortion coverage

The Trump administration threatened California with a potential loss of federal health care funds over the state's requirement that insurance plans cover abortions. Read full article: Trump administration threatens Californi...→

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

Trump administration: California abortion coverage mandate illegal

The Trump administration Friday said California’s requirement that all health insurers in the state provide coverage for abortions violates federal law and could result in a loss of federal f… Read full article: Trump administration: California abortio...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about... Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

Poll: Many in US support Trump decision to kill Iran general

A new poll shows Americans are more likely than not to support President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed an Iranian general, even amid widespread skepticism about his foreign policy overall Read full article: Poll: Many in US support Trump decision ...→

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Israeli Leaders' Visit

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will release details of his long-delayed peace plan for the Middle East before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his election rival Benny Gantz visit the White House next week. The political aspects of the peace... Read full article: Trump to Unveil Peace Plan Ahead of Isra...→

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

Trump administration replaces Obama-era Waters of U.S. rule by limiting federal role

The Trump administration finalized Thursday its replacement for the Waters of the United States rule, eliminating the federal government’s role in regulating the stock ponds, irrigation ditches and seasonal streams encompassed under the broad Obama-era regulations. Read full article: Trump administration replaces Obama-era ...→

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

The Trump administration will implement new plans on Friday that could limit travel for pregnant women trying to give birth in the U.S. Read full article: Trump administration to restrict visas f...→

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

Trump to address party leaders amid impeachment, reelection

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to address his party’s leadership Thursday to rally their support amid impeachment and a trying reelection fight.... Read full article: Trump to address party leaders amid impe...→

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

Trump administration rolls back water regulations

The Trump administration eliminated environmental protections covering a significant portion of U.S. waterways, paving the way for developers, farmers, and industries to operate with fewer impediments, as public health officials and environmentalists blasted the move.  Read full article: Trump administration rolls back water re...→

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

Trump administration homing in on Iran-backed operations in Latin America

The Trump administration’s push to counter Iranian terrorism finance operations in South America won key support from leaders in the region this week, with two Latin American nations moving to officially designate Tehran-backed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. Read full article: Trump administration homing in on Iran-b...→

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

Trump administration announces new policy to counter 'birth tourism'

The Trump administration is moving to crack down on pregnant women visiting the U.S. for the purpose of giving birth so their children can be American citizens – a practice known as “birth tourism” – with a newly announced change to visa regulations. Read full article: Trump administration announces new polic...→

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

Trump administration eases federal restrictions on streams and wetlands

The president has long lamented that environmental regulations are too onerous, but environmentalists are concerned the new rule are condemning the new rule as "scientifically indefensible and socially unjust." Read full article: Trump administration eases federal restr...→

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

Trump administration removes federal protections from streams, wetlands

The Trump administration moves to remove Obama-era clean water protections of rivers, streams and wetlands not connected to larger bodies of water. Read full article: Trump administration removes federal pro...→

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new

Trump administration takes aim at pregnant travelers with new "birth tourism" rule

The new State Department rule says it doesn't believe visiting the U.S. "for the primary purpose of obtaining U.S. citizenship for a child, by giving birth in the [U.S.], ... is a legitimate activity for pleasure or of a recreational nature." Read full article: Trump administration takes aim at pregna...→

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

Trump administration moves to crack down on ‘birth tourism’ in U.S.

The Trump administration took a major step Thursday to try to eliminate “birth tourism” — when women fly into the U.S. to give birth in order to earn automatic American citizenship for their babies — with a new rule that would give consular officials the power to reject visas for people believed to be taking advantage of the system. Read full article: Trump administration moves to crack down...→

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

'Birth tourism': Trump administration to crack down on women giving birth in US for children's citizenship

Birth tourism is a lucrative business in both the U.S. and abroad. American companies take out advertisements and charge up to $80,000 to facilitate the practice. Read full article: 'Birth tourism': Trump administration to...→

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California asks Trump administration for surplus federal land to house homeless

California is asking the Trump administration to provide surplus federal land that could be used to build housing for the homeless, mirroring a new state program. Read full article: California asks Trump administration for...→

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the Oval Office of the chaotic Trump administration

In "A Very Stable Genius," two Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters take readers inside the tumultuous presidency of Donald J. Trump. Read full article: ‘A Very Stable Genius’ steps inside the ...→

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline on U.S. land

The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. land, federal officials told The Associated Press, pushing the controv Read full article: Trump administration approves Keystone X...→

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump Administration

Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women. Read full article: Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Fund...→

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Trump Administration Restores Women’s Health Funds to Texas

Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women’s health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an Obama-era decision. Texas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas… Read full article: Trump Administration Restores Women’s He...→

Trump administration restores women’s health funds to Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Eight years after Texas lost federal dollars over barring Planned Parenthood in a women's health program, the Trump administration Wednesday allowed the state to resume getting as much as $350 million in another reversal of an... Read full article: Trump administration restores women’s he...→

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Trump for downplaying injuries in Iran attack

"There's smart, dedicated, patriotic people at the Department of Defense who allowed for that lie to be told to all of us for weeks," Murphy told CBS News. Read full article: Democratic Senator Chris Murphy slams Tr...→

Trump Administration Approves Medicaid Funds for Texas While Excluding Planned Parenthood

Reproductive health advocates warn the decision provides a “dangerous roadmap” for other states to defund the health care provider. Read full article: Trump Administration Approves Medicaid F...→

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had

Trump says U.S. service members injured in Iran attack had "headaches"

At least 11 U.S. service members at Al Asad airbase were "screened for traumatic brain injury," the Pentagon said last week. Read full article: Trump says U.S. service members injured ...→