A top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should "absolutely" be released to the public, along with information on whom the ads were targeting.
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 11:48 AM CDT
Commerce Chief: Billions More Dollars Needed for 2020 Census
The Trump administration acknowledged on Thursday that billions more dollars are "urgently needed" to ensure a fair and accurate count during the 2020 Census.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told a House...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 02:12 PM CDT
US, Israel to Exit UN Agency Over Alleged Anti-Israel Bias
The United States is pulling out of UNESCO because of what Washington sees as its anti-Israel bias and a need for "fundamental reform" of the U.N. cultural agency.
While the Trump administration had been...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 10:58 AM CDT
Ryan Blames High-Tax States as GOP Lawmakers Balk on Plan
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday lambasted high-tax states like California, New York and New Jersey, arguing the rest of the country is "propping up profligate, big-government states" even as they pay...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 06:37 AM CDT
Former Trump Aide Bannon Had Ties to Harvey Weinstein
The multiplying tentacles of the Harvey Weinstein sex abuse scandal have touched a former president, a former presidential candidate and now a former presidential adviser.
Steve Bannon, the former Trump...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 02:32 PM CDT
House Passes $36.5B for Hurricane, Wildfire Relief
The House approved on Thursday President Donald Trump's request for billions more in disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 05:34 AM CDT
Calling It a Beginning, Trump Signs Health Care Order
President Donald Trump directed his administration Thursday to rewrite federal rules so consumers can have wider access to health insurance plans featuring lower premiums. He called his new executive order a...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 02:34 AM CDT
US Demands Raise Fears That Leaving NAFTA Could Hurt Economy
The North American Free Trade Agreement is in its 23rd year. But there are growing doubts that it will survive through its 24th.
President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the agreement if he can't...
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 06:55 PM CDT
Trump Turns Back to Tax Overhaul; Pitch Aimed at Truckers
President Donald Trump will pitch his tax plan as a boon for truckers in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Wednesday — the latest stop on a cross-country tour aimed at selling his tax reform proposal.
Trump will be...
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 06:10 PM CDT
President Trump Threatens to 'Challenge' NBC's License