Lawsuit: Trump businesses violate Constitution
A lawsuit Monday alleged that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments. Trump is violating the so-called emoluments clause ...
Glad to see Obama go, Gulf Arabs expect Trump to counter Iran
By William Maclean DUBAI (Reuters) - Gulf Arab states are quietly applauding the arrival in the White House of a hawkish leader opposed to their adversary Iran, even if they suspect Donald Trump's short temper and abrasive Tweets may at times heighten tensions in the combustible Middle East. While many countries around the world listened with concern to his protectionist inaugural address, Gulf Arab officials appear optimistic. In Gulf Arab eyes, that involves above all checking what they see as a surge of Iranian support for paramilitary allies in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon and for fellow Shi'ite Muslims in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia's oil-producing Eastern Province.
The Latest: Trump vows to cut corporate taxes
Supreme Court rejects Texas appeal over voter ID lawWASHINGTON (AP) ? The Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from Texas in its effort to restore its strict voter identification law.
High court won't hear 'Sister Wives' appeal over bigamy lawWASHINGTON (AP) ? The Supreme Court said Monday it won't hear an appeal from the family on TV's "Sister Wives" challenging Utah's law banning polygamy.
Skull fracture victim Ryan Mason talking in hospital
Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason has been talking in hospital about the incident which left him with a fractured skull, the Premier League club said Monday. The 25-year-old Mason suffered the injury when he accidentally clashed heads with Chelsea's Gary Cahill in the 14th minute of Hull's eventual 2-0 loss away to the Premier League leaders at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Mason was subsequently taken to the nearby St Mary's Hospital in west London and underwent surgery.
Trump to company executives: We think we can cut regulations by 75 percent
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump told leaders of companies ranging from defense manufacturer Lockheed Martin Corp to sportswear apparel maker Under Armour Inc on Monday that he believed his administration could cut U.S. regulations governing companies by 75 percent or more.
19 die amid apparent winter tornadoes, other storms in South
Chuck Stafford was watching the Atlanta Falcons rout the Green Bay Packers for the NFC title Sunday afternoon in the mobile home park in Albany where he's lived for more than 31 years when the weather ...
Southern California pounded by intense storm and flooding
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? The tail end of a punishing winter storm system lashed California with thunderstorms and severe winds Monday after breaking rainfall records, washing out roads and whipping up enormous waves over the weekend.
The Latest: Dutch skaters ignoring thin ice warnings