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Complaint filed against Idaho senator who yelled at students

Now Playing: Idaho Republican State Senator Dan Foreman shouts at University of Idaho students affiliated with Planned Parenthood outside his office. Media: Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Republican state senator who shouted at University of Idah

today, 03:05 in Health
 

Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid — and Romney accepts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship. The GOP's presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he wou

today, 02:28 in Politics
 

Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — From the confines of his golf club, President Donald Trump offered support for a limited strengthening of federal background checks on gun purchases Monday while staying largely mum in the last few days about the victims of t

today, 02:28 in Politics
 

Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Marine veteran Jeff Harris was among the first to sign up when the Providence VA hospital started offering acupuncture for chronic pain. "I don't like taking pain medication. I don't like the way it makes me feel," he...

today, 01:31 in Health
 

Donald Trump Jr. arrives in India to help sell apartments

NEW DELHI (AP) — The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on wealthy Indians who have already bought units in several Trump-branded developments. Donald Trump Jr. met Tuesday mornin

today, 00:34 in Politics
 

Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship. The GOP's presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he wou

yesterday, 22:47 in Politics
 

Idaho senator yells at students lobbying for birth control

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A state senator shouted at University of Idaho students affiliated with Planned Parenthood trying to schedule a meeting with him to discuss birth control and sex education. Republican Sen. Dan Foreman said he would call law enforcemen

yesterday, 19:56 in Health
 

Trump to attend Gridiron Dinner after skipping it last year

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to attend the annual Gridiron Dinner, a white-tie society affair he stayed away from last year. Gridiron President David Lightman announced Monday that Trump would attend the 133rd Gridiron Club D

yesterday, 15:49 in Politics
 

The Latest: Pennsylvania court issues new congressional map

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Pennsylvania's congressional gerrymandering case (all times local): 2:45 p.m. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, meeting its deadline to do so a

yesterday, 14:58 in Politics
 

Trump interested in Cornyn's push to restart talks about background checks

AUSTIN — U.S. Senator John Cornyn has spoken to President Donald Trump about a bipartisan bill that seeks to improve federal compliance with criminal background checks, reviving discussions about the gun safety measure originally inspired by the shooting

yesterday, 13:37 in Politics
 

Harris County child dies of flu; first local pediatric case this season

A child in Harris County has died of flu-related causes, the area's first such death this season, public health officials said Monday. The county provided no details about the death, citing confidentiality issues and respect for the privacy of the family

yesterday, 12:54 in Health
 

Doctors blast Trump's mental illness focus to fight violence

Frustration is mounting in the medical community as the Trump administration again points to mental illness in response to yet another mass shooting. "The concept that mental illness is a precursor to violent behavior is nonsense," said Dr....

yesterday, 12:54 in Health
 

New poll: Abbott, Patrick far ahead on GOP primary race

AUSTIN — Texas' top two Republican incumbents, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, are far ahead of both their primary opponents and Democrats hoping for a chance to unseat them, a new poll showed Monday. Abbott polled 95 percent over Barbara Krue

yesterday, 10:22 in Politics
 

The Latest: Trump supports improving gun background checks

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 9:40 The White House says President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve the federal gun background check system after a school shooting in Florida that left 17 dead

yesterday, 09:55 in Politics
 

Former VP Biden mulling another run for presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential presidential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides. Huddled in his newly opened office steps from the U.S.

yesterday, 01:00 in Politics
 

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