Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted Dec 8th - 1:22am
The House is advancing hard-fought legislation to help Flint, Michigan, fix its lead-tainted water system and speed next year's confirmation for retired Gen. James Mattis as President-elect Donald Trump's defense secretary.
Joan Lowy and David Dishneau, Associated Press | Posted Dec 8th - 1:12am
The trucking industry scored a victory this week when Republican lawmakers effectively blocked Obama administration safety rules aimed at keeping tired truckers off the highway. But there's more coming down the road.
Asif Shahzad and Munir Ahmed, Associated Press | Posted Dec 8th - 12:52am
Pakistani military helicopters on Thursday ferried remains of plane crash victims to the capital, Islamabad, as aviation authorities said they opened a probe into the crash that killed 47 passengers and crew the day before in the country's northwest.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 10:20pm
Donald Trump embraced new Cabinet officers Wednesday whose backgrounds suggest he's primed to put tough actions behind his campaign rhetoric on immigration and the environment, even as he seemed to soften his yearlong stance on immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children.