Monday, May 1, 2017

Politics

Samantha Bee arrives for "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee's Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner" at DAR Constitution Hall on Saturday, April, 29, 2017, in Washington. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP)

BY JACK GILLUM WASHINGTON (AP) — Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter ...
Marchers participate in a climate change awareness rally, in Denver, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

BY GENE JOHNSON SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass protests that ...
The three candidates, Republican Greg Gianforte, from left, Democrat Rob Quist and Libertarian Mark Wicks vying to fill Montana's only congressional seat await the start of the only televised debate ahead of the May 25 special election, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Great Falls, Mont. (AP Photo/Bobby Caina Calvan)

BY BOBBY CAINA CALVAN GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The leading candidates for Montana’s only congressional seat tangled Saturday over money, including taxes, campaign financing and $240,000 in investments by ...
In this combination photo, Hasan Minhaj attends the 75th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony on May 21, 2016, in New York, left, and Samantha Bee attends the IWC Schaffhausen Tribeca Film Festival event on April 20, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini, left, and Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

BY JOCELYN NOVECK The annual dinner of the White House Correspondents’ Association is taking place without its traditional star. This year the president of the United States, Donald Trump, has ...

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — From cancer to addiction, doctors and patient groups are warning that the latest Republican health care bill would gut hard-won protections ...
President Donald Trump walks across the South Lawn as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Friday, April 28, 2017, returning from traveling to Atlanta to speak at the National Rifle Association Leadership Forum. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

BY DARLENE SUPERVILLE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that North Korea had “disrespected” China by attempting to launch another ballistic missile. Trump has said he is counting ...

BY JILL COLVIN and PAUL WISEMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that delivered ...

BY CHAD DAY WASHINGTON (AP) — Even though he named Michael Flynn to be his top national security aide, President Donald Trump on Friday laid the blame for any flaws ...

BY JONATHAN LEMIRE ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for gun rights Friday, telling attendees of a National Rifle Association convention that “the eight-year assault on your ...
In this May 14, 2015 file photo, the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock in Elliott Bay in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

BY JASON DEAREN and JILL COLVIN President Donald Trump’s executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling is unlikely to reach ...
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