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Trump to interview 4 candidates to replace the ousted Flynn

Feb 19 2017 - 12:05am || Comments

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — As he seeks to get his struggling administration back on track, President Donald Trump is interviewing at least four potential candidates to serve as his new national security adviser.

  • Posted: Feb 7 2017 - 12:05am

    Israel passes law legalizing thousands of settlement homes

  • | Posted: Feb 7 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The fierce battle over President Donald Trump’s travel and refugee ban edged up the judicial escalator Monday, headed for a possible final face-off at the Supreme Court. Travelers, temporarily unbound, tearfully reunited with loved ones at U.S. airports.

  • | Posted: Feb 7 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — A man whose behavior prompted a New York City-bound flight to return to Honolulu said he doesn’t remember what happened, but he doesn’t dispute accounts that he was threatening and aggressive.

  • | Posted: Feb 7 2017 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — A man whose behavior prompted a New York City-bound flight to return to Honolulu said he doesn’t remember what happened, but he doesn’t dispute accounts that he was threatening and aggressive.

  • | Posted: Feb 6 2017 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has wasted little time in beginning a push to reverse the stricter banking regulations enacted after the 2008 financial crisis. Trump has branded the Dodd-Frank Act “a disaster” — a regulatory overreach that slowed the economy and stifled lending to consumers and businesses.

  • | Posted: Feb 6 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Rebuffed in its bid for a quick reversal, the White House said Sunday it expected the courts to reaffirm President Donald Trump’s executive power and reinstate a ban on refugees and travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States.

  • | Posted: Feb 6 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Rebuffed in its bid for a quick reversal, the White House said Sunday it expected the courts to reaffirm President Donald Trump’s executive power and reinstate a ban on refugees and travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States.

  • | Posted: Feb 5 2017 - 12:05am

    CHICAGO — Visa holders from seven majority-Muslim countries affected by President Donald Trump’s travel ban hurried to board U.S.-bound flights Saturday, fearing they might have only a slim window through which to enter the country after a federal judge temporarily blocked the ban.

  • | Posted: Feb 5 2017 - 12:05am

    SEATTLE — The Seattle judge derided by President Donald Trump on Twitter Saturday after blocking Trump’s executive order on immigration is known for his conservative legal views, for a record of helping disadvantaged children that includes fostering six of them, and for dramatically declaring “black lives matter” during a hearing on police reform in 2015.

  • | Posted: Feb 5 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Late Friday night, some of President Donald Trump’s top advisers huddled on the phone to craft a response to a court ruling that blocked the White House’s refugee and immigration ban.

  • Posted: Feb 4 2017 - 12:05am

    Trump moves to scale back financial regulations

  • | Posted: Feb 4 2017 - 12:05am

    SEATTLE — A U.S. judge on Friday temporarily blocked President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries, siding with two states that urged a nationwide hold on the executive order that has launched legal battles across the country.

  • | Posted: Feb 3 2017 - 12:05am

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The chaos at the University of California, Berkeley, was shocking: Protesters set fires, smashed windows, hurled explosives at police and ultimately achieved their goal of canceling an appearance by right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos.

  • | Posted: Feb 3 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s spats with U.S. allies as close as Mexico and as unlikely as Australia are leaving his new secretary of state and others in his Cabinet to clean up a lot of potential damage. It’s a good-cop, bad-cop dynamic that could define America’s foreign policy for the next four years.

  • Posted: Feb 2 2017 - 12:05am

    Trump to Senate: Scrap rules if needed to confirm Gorsuch