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Sen. John McCain, R-Az., front left, is pursued by reporters after casting a 'no' vote on a a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, July 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
McCain, fighting cancer, turns on GOP and kills health billRepublican Sen. John McCain looked like he was going to be the savior of GOP health legislation, after returning to Capitol Hill following a brain cancer diagnosis
The Associated Press57 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, the casket of Justin Llivicura, 16, is carried from St. Joseph the Worker Church after Llivicura's funeral in East Patchogue, N.Y. Llivicura was one of four young men found slain in a suspected MS-13 gang killing in a park in Central Islip, N.Y., on April 12. President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to New York on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. His administration has made MS-13 a symbol of the need for stricter immigration laws. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
Trump headed to Long Island to trumpet MS-13 crackdownTrump is headed to Long Island to trumpet his administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 27, 2017. The Senate voted decisively to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, sending the popular bill to President Donald Trump for his signature after weeks of intense negotiations. The legislation is aimed at punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. McCain said the bill’s passage was long overdue, a jab at Trump and the GOP-controlled Congress. McCain, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, has called Putin a murderer and a thug.(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Russia sanctions bill heads to Trump, Moscow retaliatesThe Senate's decisive vote to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea sends the popular bill to President Donald Trump, who will be under pressure to sign it after weeks of intense negotiations
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ther repeal "Obamacare" would impact the expansion of the Medicaid program.
GOP blame-game begins after Senate sinks health care driveGOP finger-pointing has begun after the Senate's startling defeat of a bill aimed at moving toward the party's goal of repealing the Obama health care law
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Latest fight at Illinois Capitol threatens money for schoolsIllinois schools could go without state funding as a new front in the fight between the Republican governor and majority Democrats threatens money for roughly 850 districts
The Associated Press2 hours ago
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., joined by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, left, Vice President Mike Pence, Terry Gou, president and chief executive officer of Foxconn, and Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Foxconn deals requires Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaksWisconsin's deal with electronics giant Foxconn requires the state Legislature to pass a $3 billion incentive package no later than Sept. 30
The Associated Press2 hours ago
White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci speaks to members of the media outside the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Scaramucci tirades ignite smoldering White House tensionsThe public is getting an R-rated glimpse of behind-the-scenes intrigue in the Trump White House
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this July 25, 2017 file photo, White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci speaks to members of the media at the White House in Washington. Scaramucci went after chief of staff Reince Priebus Thursday, July 27, 2017, as a suspected "leaker" within the West Wing in a pull-no-punches interview that laid bare the personality clashes and internal turmoil of Donald Trump's presidency.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Priebus takes his turn on the Trump administration hot seatReince Priebus started as a relatively weak White House Chief of Staff and now he may have little left of his job but the title
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Not much progress reported on effort to overhaul tax codeEffort to overhaul tax code shows little progress at midyear
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Don Foran, right, shares stories of his time serving in World War II on dangerous assignments driving a jeep. Foran restored and donated the same model of a 1942 jeep to the Canyon VFW post Wednesday. (Lauren Koski/The Amarillo Globe News via AP)
After vets protests, new deal struck to end VA budget crisisAfter a week of debate and protests by veterans' groups, Congressional Republicans and Democrats say they have struck a deal for a $3.9 billion emergency package to fill a shortfall at the Department of Veterans Affairs
The Associated Press5 hours ago
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions shakes hands with El Salvador Attorney General Douglas Melendez Ruiz during their meeting in San Salvador, El Salvador, Thursday, July 27, 2017.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Sessions says he's staying, will fight for Trump's agendaIn spite of scathing criticism from president, Sessions says he's staying on as attorney general to fight for Trump's agenda
The Associated Press5 hours ago
From left, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speak to reporters at the Capitol as the Republican-controlled Senate unable to fulfill their political promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare" because of opposition and wavering within the GOP ranks, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Penalty for refusing to get health insurance remains intactOne of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act that its opponents most disliked was the law's financial penalty for failing to purchase health insurance
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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