Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Politics

President Donald Trump listens in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017.

BY JONATHAN LEMIRE and KEN THOMAS WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are out to capitalize on what they believe is growing public sentiment that President Donald Trump, the richest man to ...
In this June 2, 2017, file photo Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks in St. Petersburg, Russia.

BY MATTHEW PENNINGTON and CATHERINE LUCEY WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump meets for the first time Monday with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and personal chemistry as much as ...
In this Aug. 30, 2013 file photo, David Koch speaks in Orlando, Florida.

BY STEVE PEOPLES COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — At least one influential donor has informed congressional Republicans that the “Dallas piggy bank” is closed until he sees major action on ...
This Jan. 25, 2012, file photo, shows the U.S. Supreme Court Building in Washington.

BY MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The last day of the Supreme Court’s term was notable not only for what was announced but also for what wasn’t. There had been ...
President Donald Trump speaks during a bill signing event for the "Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017" in the East Room of the White House, Friday, June 23, 2017, in Washington.

BY HOPE YEN WASHINGTON (AP) — In unusually harsh terms, a conservative Republican senator accused party leaders Monday of trying to rush the party’s health care bill through the Senate ...
In this Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, the empty playground at Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia, Mo.

BY MARK SHERMAN and SAM HANANEL WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that churches have the same right as other charitable groups to seek state money for new ...
In this March 10, 2014 file photo, Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips cracks eggs into a cake batter mixer inside his store in Lakewood, Colorado.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is taking on a new clash between gay rights and religion in a case about a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in Colorado. ...
In this Tuesday, May 16, 2017, file photo, Torianto Johnson, a freshman at Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, holds a sign supporting immigrants during a rally outside a federal courthouse in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

BY DANIEL TRIELLI WASHINGTON (AP) — Young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views of immigrants and immigration than their older counterparts, reflecting a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of ...
In this Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 file photo, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces award nominees during the C40 Cities Award presentation in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, file)

BY STEVE PEOPLES NEW YORK (AP) — Eager to help local leaders bypass Washington, New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s foundation is putting up more than $17 million for a new ...
In this May 29, 2017, file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he speaks during a news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Palace of Versailles, near Paris.

BY VIVIAN SALAMA WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for ...
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