Stock markets across Asia are opening on a positive trend this morning after President Trump said he would postpone a March deadline for tariff hikes on Chinese imports.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to give his State of the Union speech on Feb. 5.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has donated his salary from the third-quarter of 2018 to the federal agency that researches alcoholism and alcohol-related problems.
President Donald Trump says he is planning to deliver his State of the Union address next week in front of a joint session of Congress - despite House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's request that he delay.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender people while court challenges continue.
Senate Bill No. 5001 would make Washington the first state in the country to legalize "recomposition," an alternative to burial and cremation.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House intelligence committee chairman said he will "do what is necessary" to confirm a published report that President Donald Trump directed his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations over a real estate project in Moscow during the 2016 election.
Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is canceling a congressional fact-finding trip to Afghanistan and claiming the White House leaked her plans to fly commercial.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani says he's "never said there was no collusion" between Russia and members of Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of furloughed federal employees seeking unemployment benefits jumped in the first two weeks of the shutdown, topping 10,000 during the week of Jan. 5.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked President Donald Trump to postpone his State of the Union address to the nation - set for Jan. 29 - until the government reopens.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the government shutdown - nearly 60 percent of its workforce - to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. The employees won't be paid.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of partying on a beach in Puerto Rico - with lobbyists, no less - while he sat in the White House over the weekend ready to work out a deal to end the federal shutdown. It's not true.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The majority leader of the state Senate says a Democratic state senator who was under investigation following allegations of improper conduct - the first test of the chamber's new workplace policies adopted in the wake of the #MeToo movement - has resigned.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's fight for funding for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall and the partial government shutdown (all times local):
SEATTLE (AP) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a likely Democratic presidential candidate, is proposing a public health insurance option for state residents as a step toward universal health coverage.
NEW YORK (AP) - Television networks airing President Donald Trump's Oval Office speech on his proposed border wall and the partial government shutdown have also committed to airing the Democratic response to the president.
On Monday the White House said it would reverse previous policy and direct the IRS to pay out tax refunds during the partial government shutdown. The announcement came in a briefing from acting Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, Russell Vought.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's claim that his predecessors endorsed his idea of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local):
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says President Donald Trump will be traveling to the U.S.-Mexico border on Thursday as a partial government shutdown continues.
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