Kyle Potter, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:20pm
Minnesota lawmakers want to crack down on one of the state's medical marijuana companies whose former executives have been charged with illegally shipping $500,000 of marijuana oils to New York, pushing legislation allowing regulators to revoke the manufacturer's license and levy a huge fine.
Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:19pm
The federal agency overseeing Donald Trump's lease for a luxury hotel in Washington ruled Thursday that his inauguration as president doesn't violate terms of the agreement barring government officials from profiting from the property.
Scott Bauer, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:12pm
German candymaker Haribo, which is known for its brightly colored gummy bears and bow tie-wearing gold bear mascot, plans to build its first North American factory in southeastern Wisconsin not far from Chicago, Gov. Scott Walker announced Thursday.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:05pm
Stocks gave up an early rally and are falling in late trading after Republican leadership delayed a vote on their health care bill amid mounting doubts the legislation has enough votes to pass. Investors are worried that that means trouble for the business-friendly agenda of Congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump. Google's parent company, Alphabet, leads technology stocks lower as a number of companies say they will stop advertising
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the United States and Britain on Thursday to drop what he said were "exaggerated" new aviation restrictions imposed on flights from some airports, including Istanbul.
Elliot Spagat, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:04pm
Once a week, union leaders representing U.S. Border Patrol agents host a radio show from a sleepy office park near San Diego, where studio walls are covered with an 8-by-12-foot American flag and portraits of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.
Kevin Freking and Mark Sherman, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:04pm
The top Senate Democrat said Thursday he will oppose President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee and lead a filibuster of the choice, setting up a politically charged showdown with Republicans with far-reaching implications for future judicial nominees.
Erica Werner and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:04pm
GOP House leaders delayed their planned vote Thursday on a long-promised bill to repeal and replace "Obamacare," in a stinging setback for House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump in their first major legislative test.
Jack Gillum, Menelaos Hadjicostis and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 1:49pm
The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, crossed the Atlantic earlier this year to the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires.
Jamey Keaten, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 1:41pm
Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia's contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster.
Sarah Rankin, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 1:27pm
Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America's utilities are struggling to dispose of.