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US raid kills 7 al-Qaida militants in YemenThe Defense Department says U.S. forces have killed seven members al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula during a raid in Yemen early Tuesday
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at a summit hosted by American Federation for Children in Indianapolis, Monday, May 22, 2017. DeVos said the Donald Trump administration is proposing "the most ambitious expansion" of school choice in American history. (Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star via AP)
Education secretary pushes school choice, gives no specificsEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos says the Trump administration is proposing "the most ambitious expansion" of school choice in American history
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Budget seeks end to subsidized student loans, forgivenessThe Trump administration is proposing to eliminate subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those who enter public service in next year's budget
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This April 18, 2017 file photo shows Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the Justice Department in Washington. Sessions said in a department memorandum on Monday, May 22, that the department may "tailor grants to promote a lawful system of immigration." That suggests officials could seek ways to withhold money from communities that refuse to honor detainer requests from federal immigration authorities. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary cities rulingThe Trump administration filed court papers aimed at getting a judge to reconsider his ruling blocking the president's executive order to cut funding from sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this photo taken May 19, 2017, a GPO worker stacks copies of "Analytical Perspectives Budget of the U.S. Government Fiscal Year 2018" onto a pallet at the U.S. Government Publishing Office's (GPO) plant in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Trump's $4.1T budget relies on deep domestic cutsHuge cuts to food stamps part of Trump budget proposal targeting benefit programs
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this photo taken May 19, 2017, a GPO worker stacks copies of "Analytical Perspectives Budget of the U.S. Government Fiscal Year 2018" onto a pallet at the U.S. Government Publishing Office's (GPO) plant in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
The Latest: Trump budget slashes safety-net programsTrump's budget proposal slashes safety-net programs, relies on overly optimistic economic growth
The Associated Press3 hours ago
President Donald Trump to propose $4.1 trillion budget slashing safety-net programs for poor, boosting militaryPresident Donald Trump to propose $4.1 trillion budget slashing safety-net programs for poor, boosting military
The Associated Press3 hours ago
U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and first lady Melania Trump wave as they board Air Force One for Israel, the next stop in Trump's international tour, at King Khalid International Airport, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Riyadh. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Ethics office blasts Trump refusal to disclose lobby waiversThe Trump administration is pushing back on an effort by the Office of Government Ethics to force the disclosure of waivers issued to ex-lobbyists in the administration.
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2017 file photo, Mike Flynn arrives for a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The former national security adviser will invoke his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination on Monday, May 22, 2017, as he notifies the Senate Intelligence committee that he will not comply with a subpoena seeking documents. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
The Latest: Dems alarmed by report on Trump, intel bossesDemocrats are expressing alarm at a report alleging that President Donald Trump asked two top intelligence officials to publicly deny collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign in the 2016 election
The Associated Press4 hours ago
From left, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., ranking member on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Cory A. Booker, D-N.J., and Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., walk on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 18, 2017, to meet with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein for a briefing of the full Senate amid controversy over President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he liedAttorneys for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn say an "escalating public frenzy" and the appointment of a special counsel have created a legally dangerous environment for him to cooperate with congressional investigations
The Associated Press4 hours ago
The Latest: Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary rulingThe Trump administration has filed court papers in an effort to have a judge reconsider his ruling blocking the president's order to cut funding from "sanctuary cities" that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan, left, talks with the President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi prior to a meeting of Eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels, Monday May 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Greece falls short in efforts to secure deal with creditorsGreece and its European creditors failed to clinch a deal Monday that would have seen the cash-strapped country get its next batch of bailout loans
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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