The Latest: Ryan breaks with Trump's claim on immigrant vote
The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 10:20 a.m. Breaking with President Donald Trump, Speaker Paul Ryan says he has seen no evidence that 3 million to 5 million immigrants living in the ...
Partner of artist colony leader sorry about deadly blaze
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) ? The longtime partner of the founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death in a fire last month says she's sorry about what happened but is angry about what she called "pretty terrible" treatment by the media and ex-neighbors.
Oscars go gaga for 'La La Land' with record-tying 14 nods
The candy-colored love letter to musicals "La La Land" on Tuesday landed a record-tying 14 nominations to the Academy Awards, which fielded a notably more diverse list of nominees following two straight years of "OscarsSoWhite" backlash.
Trump courts business, labor in delicate balancing act
President Donald Trump's opening work day offered a look at his tricky balancing act between American businesses and the working-class voters who propelled his march to the White House. The name of the ...
Existing US home fell in December as supplies at 17-year lowWASHINGTON (AP) ? Americans retreated from purchasing homes in December, as the number of properties listed for sale sank to its lowest level since 1999.
Plan to run pipeline through Pinelands gets public hearing
As 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 ...
AP Interview: Formula One's new owners plan US street race
New study: Trump to inherits $559B deficit, stable economyWASHINGTON (AP) ? Congressional analysts Tuesday projected 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.
Trump to sign orders advancing Keystone, Dakota pipelines
President Donald Trump will sign orders Tuesday to advance the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, a pair of projects that were blocked by the Obama administration due in part ...
Iraqi PM Abadi confirms capture of east Mosul: State TV