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President Donald Trump didn't hold back during his speech at the United Nations General Assembly and it appears to have left one of his top staff members in disbelief. "The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal "Obamacare" would redistribute hundreds of billions of dollars in federal financing for insurance coverage, creating winners and losers among individual Americans and states in ways not...
AUSTIN -- Special prosecutors building a criminal case against Attorney General Ken Paxton are making a last ditch effort to convince the courts they should be paid. The trio of Houston-area lawyers filed motions with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday blocked a San Francisco law requiring a health warning on soda ads, saying the measure was misleading and would suppress free speech. A unanimous, three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican governors are getting into the "news" business. The Republican Governors Association has quietly launched an online publication that looks like a media outlet and is branded as such on social media. The Free...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Massachusetts pharmacist charged in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated steroids (all times local): 2:30 p.m. The attorney for a pharmacist charged in a deadly meningitis outbreak trac
AUSTIN -- State officials announced Tuesday that Texas will opt-in to a new nationwide broadband network designed to boost the communication abilities of first responders, a move that will help with response to future disasters like Hurricane Harvey. In
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first inhaler combining three medicines to ease breathing in patients with emphysema or chronic bronchitis. The FDA late Monday approved sales of Trelegy Ellipta, developed jointly by
Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers because many say steady cost hikes have made it too expensive to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide. The Kaiser Family Foundation said Tuesd
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — As Gov. Chris Christie waits for President Donald Trump to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency, he announced Tuesday that he'll spend another $200 million in New Jersey to set an example for how the crisis should be addre
AUSTIN -- Texas House Speaker Joe Straus is calling for the removal of a Confederate plaque from the state Capitol building. The plaque claims, in part, that the civil war was not primarily about slavery. In a letter sent Tuesday to his fellow members of
WASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump, a good enemy deserves a good nickname. In his debut appearance before the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday, Trump embraced his latest label — calling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man."...
Water at Houston City Hall and the adjacent annex has been deemed unsafe to drink, after tests showed samples from both buildings contained more bacteria than is federally allowed. More than two thirds of the samples taken from City Hall last Friday had
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is praising a last-ditch Republican bill to repeal and replace...
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, a Houston Democrat, is calling for the replacement of the aging Addicks and Barker dams that spilled over during Hurricane Harvey. "As we recover and rebuild from the devastation caused by Hurricane...
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