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President Donald Trump, accompanied by, from left, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Vice President Mike Pence, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, listens to remarks from Argentine President Mauricio Macri, left, during a luncheon in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Tillerson says China asked North Korea to stop nuclear testsU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has asked North Korea to conduct no further nuclear tests
The Associated Press2 hours ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks to reporters during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
GOP says it can pass short-term spending without DemocratsRepublicans say they will push a short-term spending bill keeping the government open through the House on Friday with only GOP votes, if necessary
The Associated Press2 hours ago
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center, flanked by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif. and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., leaves the podium during a news conference after a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Short of support, House won't vote on health bill this weekA House GOP leader says the House won't vote on Republican legislation scuttling much of President Barack Obama's health care law until at least next week
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of N.Y. speaks to reporters during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
The Latest: No House vote on health care this weekA top House Republican says the chamber will not vote on GOP legislation replacing President Barack Obama's health care law until at least next week
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Appeals panel agrees to delay case on coal plant pollutionThe Trump administration has been granted a request to postpone a legal fight over Obama-era restrictions on pollution from coal-fired power plants
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this photo taken Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Patsy Jones is interviewed  in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Jones, a 78-year-old retiree from Pleasant Grove, voted for Chaffetz. She thinks he performs well under pressure and is sad to see him go. "I was shocked when he said he wasn't going to run again, but then on the other hand, when he had that town hall meeting, I thought the people were very rude," Jones said, while sitting in her minivan outside a Wal-Mart. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Political mainstay heads home to Utah, questions in his wakeRepublican Rep. Jason Chaffetz is back in his home state of Utah for emergency surgery on his foot, just days after shocking the political world by announcing that he won't seek election
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Trump to sign order aimed at expanding offshore drillingPresident Donald Trump will sign an executive order Friday that could lead to the future expansion of drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans
The Associated Press4 hours ago
President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, left, head to the motorcade to go to the Department of Veterans Affairs to sign an Executive Order on "Improving Accountability and Whistleblower Protection," Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
White House wants to push tax overhaul without DemocratsA senior administration official says the White House plans to push its tax overhaul without any support from congressional Democrats
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Kansas governor seeks $24M to ban guns at state hospitalsKansas Gov. Sam Brownback is proposing an additional $24 million over two years to spend on extra security to keep concealed guns out of state hospitals
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Labor secretary-designate Alexander Acosta testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate is poised to confirm Acosta as President Donald Trump’s secretary of labor. The vote expected Thursday, April 27, 2017, would make Acosta the only Hispanic in the Cabinet and complete Trump’s Cabinet as he approaches the 100-day mark of his presidency. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Senate confirms Alex Acosta as Trump's secretary of laborThe Senate has confirmed law school dean Alex Acosta as President Donald Trump's Labor secretary
The Associated Press6 hours ago
The Rev. Al Sharpton points to Omarosa Manigault, assistant to President Donald Trump & Director of Communications for the Office of Public Liaison, as he delivers his remarks during the Women's Power Luncheon of the 2017 National Action Network convention, in New York, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Aide: Blacks not trying hard enough to work with TrumpPresident Donald Trump's liaison to the black community says African-American activists aren't trying hard enough to work with the new administration
The Associated Press7 hours ago
The Latest: Tillerson says China asked NK to stop nuke testsU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has asked North Korea to conduct no further nuclear tests.
The Associated Press7 hours ago
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