Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 1:01am
House Republicans are laying the groundwork for a fresh effort to overhaul the nation's food stamp program during Donald Trump's presidency, with the possibility of new work and eligibility requirements for millions of Americans.
Ellen Knickmeyer and Paul Elias, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 9:50pm
City and state officials fielded years of complaints about dangerous conditions, drugs, neglected children, trash, thefts and squabbles at the illegally converted warehouse where 36 partygoers were killed in a weekend fire, with inspectors knocking on the door as recently as two weeks before the blaze.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 8:31pm
President-elect Donald Trump, a political newcomer who touts his corporate skills, turned businessman-in-chief Tuesday, first demanding the government cancel a multibillion-dollar order for new presidential planes and then hailing a Japanese company's commitment to invest billions in the U.S.
Russell Contreras and Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 8:21pm
Critically wounded, an Albuquerque mother struggled in vain to pull her three children to safety after a gunman shot them during a confrontation inside the family's home in what police described Tuesday as a violent and senseless act.