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FILE - In this June 2, 2014 file photo, a hill of coal at the North Omaha Station, a coal-burning power station, in Omaha, Neb. At the Trump administration's request, a federal appeals court agreed Friday to postpone a ruling on lawsuits challenging Obama-era restrictions on carbon emissions.  (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file)
Court agrees to hold off ruling on carbon restrictionsObama-era clean air rules are under threat after a federal appeals court Friday went along with request to delay ruling on a legal challenge to carbon emission limits
The Associated Press17 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2017 file photo, Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. listens as President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. For Donald Trump, master negotiator, making deals with Congress was supposed to be easy. “This Congress is going to be the busiest Congress we've had in decades, maybe ever,” Trump predicted shortly after taking office.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Trump, Congress and 100 days: Lofty goals hit realityFor Donald Trump and congressional Republicans, it wasn't supposed to be like this. Full of promises at the beginning of the year after assuming control of Congress and the White House, they have yet to follow up with legislative results
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 4, 2017 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. pauses during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington to talk about the failed health care bill. From cancer to addiction, doctors and patient groups are warning that the latest Republican health care bill would gut hard-won protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions. Some GOP moderates who may seal the legislation’s fate are echoing those concerns.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Fears of losing pre-existing conditions protection under GOPDoctors and patient groups are warning that the latest Republican health care bill would gut hard-won protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
Prominent Florida eye doctor accused of political corruption convicted on all Medicare fraud chargesProminent Florida eye doctor accused of political corruption convicted on all Medicare fraud charges
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the National Rifle Association Leadership Conference, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Gabby Giffords criticizes Trump's NRA speechShooting victim and former congresswoman Gabby Giffords criticizes Trump for NRA speech, says he's not helping to find solutions to gun violence
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
Demonstrators hold signs during a protest outside the National Rifle Association annual convention where President Donald Trump is scheduled to speak in Atlanta, Friday, April 28, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White HouseTrump tells NRA: 'The 8-year assault on your Second Amendment freedoms has come to a crashing end'
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
Court: Affluent New York county making fair housing excusesA federal appeals court says an affluent county north of New York City is "engaging in total obstructionism" of a plan to build affordable housing that can be marketed to nonwhites
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
In this March 6, 2017 image, a posting from President Donald Trump's Twitter account, @POTUS. They are the 140-character bursts that have helped define the first 100 days of the Trump presidency. But they seem to be losing some of their impact.President Donald Trump’s traction on his medium choice has slipped, as his tone and button-pushing tendencies have cooled. (AP Photo)
Trump's tweets cooling _ and the impact is fading a bitPresident Trump's tweets are the 140-character bursts that helped define the first 100 days of his presidency. But they seem to be losing some of their impact as his tone has cooled.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ahoy, matey: Pirate Party seeks candidates to run for officeThe Massachusetts Pirate Party is looking to draft candidates to run for political office _ eye patches and parrots not required
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump, surrounded by Congressional and business leaders, gets up from his seat after signing an Executive Order in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, April 28, 2017. The Executive Order directs the Interior Department to begin review of restrictive drilling policies for the outer-continental shelf. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Trump signs order aimed at opening Arctic drillingDonald Trump has signed an executive order on Friday aimed at expanding drilling in the Arctic and opening other federal areas to oil and gas exploration
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A caricature of President Donald Trump decorates the shirt of a convention-goer as he walks into the NRA annual convention where Trump is scheduled to speak later in the day in Atlanta, Friday, April 28, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Guns at the gun convention? Not with the president thereGun enthusiasts are excited to see President Donald Trump open their annual meeting, but one thing is a downer: No weapons allowed
The Associated Press1 hour ago
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a Ministerial level Security Council meeting on the situation in North Korea, Friday, April 28, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
The Latest: NKorea official calls US efforts a 'wild dream'North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador says a solution to the standoff over his country's nuclear program will be possible when the U.S. withdraws its "hostile policy" toward the northeast Asian nation.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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