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President Donald Trump, left, talks with House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., center, and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of N.Y., right, during a reception for House and Senate leaders in the the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Senate Democrats propose $1 trillion infrastructure planSenate Democrats are offering a proposal to spend $1 trillion on transportation and other infrastructure projects over 10 years, challenging President Donald Trump to join them on an issue where they hope to find common ground
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Stephanie McMahon, daughter of Small Business Administration Administrator-designate, former wrestling entertainment executive, Linda McMahon, accompanied by her husband Paul Levesque, also know as "Triple H," smiles on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, during Linda McMahon's confirmation hearing before the Senate Small and Entrepreneurship Committee. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Former wrestling exec casts herself as a job creatorFormer wrestling entertainment executive Linda McMahon is emphasizing her experience in building a business from scratch as she seeks to become the next administrator of the Small Business Administration
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
New study: Trump to inherit $559B deficit, stable economyCongressional analysts are projecting that President Donald Trump has inherited a stable economy and a government that is on track to run a $559 billion budget deficit for the ongoing budget year
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Appeals court to decide future of California carbon auctionsBusinesses looking to invalidate California's fee for carbon pollution take their arguments to a state appeals court Tuesday in a case that could determine the future of one of California's signature efforts to combat climate change
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., joined by, from left, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, as he announced that he has invited President Donald Trump to address a Joint Session of Congress on Feb. 28. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Trump's voter fraud claim a distraction for GOPCongressional Republicans are discovering that with Donald Trump in the White House, they may be spending a lot of time answering for false claims from their president
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
Opponents of a natural gas pipeline proposed to run through the federally protected New Jersey Pinelands region hold signs against it during a public hearing on the proposal in Pemberton N.J. on Tuesday Jan. 24, 2017. Environmentalists fear the pipeline could harm the fragile forest region, but business groups say it would increase energy reliability. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
Plan to run pipeline through Pinelands gets public hearingAs jobs-versus-environment clashes go, few issues have been as hard fought and generated as much passion in New Jersey as a proposal to run a natural gas pipeline through federally protected woods atop some of the nation's purest drinking water
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, a miniature reproduction of Arturo Di Modica's "Charging Bull" sculpture sits on display at a street vendor's table outside the New York Stock Exchange, in lower Manhattan. Materials companies led U.S. stock indexes slightly higher in early trading Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, as investors sized up the latest round of company earnings news. Energy stocks also rose as crude oil prices headed higher. Phone companies and health care stocks lagged the broader market. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
US stock indexes move higher in afternoon trading; oil risesMaterials and financial companies are leading U.S. stock indexes higher in afternoon trading as investors size up the latest round of company earnings news
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump signs an executive order on the Keystone XL pipeline, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Ag agency halts public release of documentsAn Agriculture Department research agency has banned the release of news releases, photos and other material to the public
The Associated Press4 minutes ago
President Donald Trump shows off his signature on an executive order about the Dakota Access pipeline, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump says he'll announce Supreme Court nominee next weekPresident Donald Trump said Tuesday he will announce a candidate next week to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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