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In this Sept. 22, 2017, photo President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Ala.  Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan. But negotiators must grapple with the reality that any handouts to Democrats quickly could turn into turn-offs for the GOP. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Trump promising huge tax cut; focus on taxes vs health carePoised to reveal a tax plan that is a pillar of "his economic policy and delivering on a campaign pledge, President Donald Trump is promising "The largest tax cut in the history of our country."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to the media, accompanied by Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Memo to GOP: Red states also among losers in health billMemo to GOP: Republican-friendly states would lose money under health care bill
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this June 27, 2015, file photo, passengers board an Air Koryo plane bound for Beijing, at the Pyongyang International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea.  A proclamation President Donald Trump signed Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017,  would suspend all immigrant and non-immigrant visas for North Koreans. But the measure is largely symbolic since most North Koreans in the U.S. are based at the United Nations and certain North Koreans are banned from traveling due to sanctions. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File)
Trump's travel ban unlikely to affect North KoreaEven though President Donald Trump has imposed strict new restrictions on visitors from North Korea and several other nations, the move is largely symbolic for the North because not many people from the country visit the United States
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this March 27, 2008, file photo, an aerial view of the Pentagon. The Army is putting together a series of new mental health, counseling and career management programs to shape stronger, more ethical leaders. The move is an effort to grappling with an embarrassing rash of misconduct and behavior problems among senior officers. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
Army looks for new ways to address misbehaving generalsThe Army is trying new ways to help deal with an embarrassing number of misconduct and behavior problems among senior officers
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2008 file photo, Cindy McCain, wife of Republican presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., uses a cheetah hand puppet to make her husband laugh as they ride the "Straight Talk Express" campaign bus to a polling station on the day of South Carolina's Republican presidential primary in Charleston, S.C. Longtime friends and advisers of McCain say they’re not surprised by his decision in September 2017 to oppose a last-ditch Republican effort to overhaul the nation’s health care law. McCain objected to the legislation in part because Senate GOP leaders wanted a vote without holding hearings or debate.(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
McCain's moment: Ailing senator plays spoiler again for GOPSen. John McCain's friends and advisers aren't surprised by his decision to stand against the latest Republican effort to overhaul the nation's health care law
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the Wylam Center of Flagship East, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Anderson, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
VP Pence to flex fundraising muscle for RepublicansVice President Mike Pence is traveling around the country campaigning for Republicans as he begins to prepare for the midterms elections
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this March 24, 2017, file photo, Rep. Leonard Lance, R-N.J., is interviewed on Capitol Hill in Washington. In Washington, Lance is often overlooked. But the gray-haired Republican in deep-blue New Jersey may become a crucial moderate vote in the fight to enact Trump’s agenda. And his ability to navigate the confused politics of the Trump era will help decide the House majority next year. Back in his suburban New Jersey district this week, he raised concerns about the Republican president’s plans for immigration, taxes and health care.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Vulnerable NJ Republican navigates messy Trump era politicsRep. Leonard Lance of New Jersey may become a crucial moderate vote in the fight for President Donald Trump's agenda.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters upon his return to the White House in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Trump revels in latest war of words with professional sportsPresident Donald Trump's attacks on activist athletes kicked off his favorite kind of drama _ personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and largely of his own making.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this March 30, 2017, file photo, Roger Stone talks to reporters outside a courtroom in New York. The House intelligence panel will interview two of President Donald Trump’s associates behind closed doors this week as congressional committees step up their investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Longtime Trump associate Roger Stone and former staffer Boris Epshteyn will talk to the House panel. Stone will be interviewed on Sept. 26.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Trump associates to talk to House panel in Russia probeThe House intelligence panel will interview two of President Donald Trump's campaign associates behind closed doors this week as congressional committees step up their investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2013, file photo, the morning sun illuminates the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Sen. John McCain's opposition to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Obama health law has dealt a likely fatal blow to the legislation — and perhaps to the Republican Party's years of promises to kill the program. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)
Health care bill teeters, GOP adds money to woo dissidentsTop Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law and say they're pushing toward a climactic Senate faceoff this week
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump walks towards the White House in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, after speaking to reporters upon his return. Citizens of eight countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by Trump on Sunday. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
The Latest: Mideast airlines say they're aware of travel banThe three major long-haul airlines of the Gulf say they are aware of the new travel restrictions implemented by U.S. President Donald Trump's administration
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Contractors accuse Iraq of shake downs to force tax paymentsU.S. contractors operating in Iraq have accused Baghdad of strong-arm tactics to force them to pay tax bills, a practice they've warned the Trump administration is undermining the mission to defeat the Islamic State extremists
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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