Winners and losers in Donald Trump’s first budget plan

Military spending would get the biggest boost in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. Environmental programs, medical research, Amtrak and an

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House GOP health bill facing fresh House committee test

The White House and Republican leaders are talking to rank-and-file lawmakers about revising the GOP health care overhaul, hoping to

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Donald Trump embraces legacy of Andrew Jackson

It was an ugly, highly personal presidential election. An unvarnished celebrity outsider who pledged to represent the forgotten laborer took

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Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau to discuss women in workforce

President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will participate in a roundtable discussion about women in the workforce

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Donald Trump nominee decried criticism of judges, senators agree

President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that comments by his Supreme Court nominee criticizing his own attacks on the judiciary were

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Promises, pomp and protests as Donald Trump sworn in

Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United

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Revelers bid adieu to a year of conflicts, celebrity deaths

As 2016 draws to a close, revelers around the world are bidding a weary adieu to a year filled with

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Cuba’s Fidel Castro, who defied U.S. for 50 years, dies at 90

Fidel Castro, who led a rebel army to improbable victory, embraced Soviet-style communism and defied the power of 10 U.S.

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Donald Trump aggressive, Hillary Clinton steady in tense debate

His candidacy spiraling out of control, Donald Trump faced Hillary Clinton on the debate stage Sunday night in the most

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Evacuations underway in 2 Florida counties

Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in Brevard County, and voluntary evacuations have been activated in St. Lucie County, but Gov.

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Hurricane warning extended for Florida’s coast

The National Hurricane Center has extended the hurricane warning northward in Florida as Matthew heads toward the East Coast. Meanwhile,

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Updates from the 1st presidential debate

The Latest on the first of three presidential debates between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump (all times EDT):

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump buff foreign policy bona fides on debate eve

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving the each candidate fresh

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Florida primaries eyed: Representation of few, or the many?

It took just 14,496 votes to win his closed Democratic primary for one of Florida’s 27 congressional seats. Now Darren

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Dr. Marc J. Yacht: Teen pregnancy rates down – so far

Teen pregnancy rates for girls 15 to 19 years old have fallen in the United States in direct relation to

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Elizabeth Santiago: We must be that “shining city on the hill” for Syrian refugees

In our Declaration of Independence it’s written that all people have certain unalienable rights, including “life, liberty and the pursuit

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Pat Fowler: We’re all in this together

Today is the U.S. Labor Day. It’s not, by the way, American Labor Day. People in other countries on the

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Tom Garcia: Grant concessions to the deserving: End ban on U.S. crude oil exports

Those of us who make it a point to stay up-to-date on foreign affairs took great interest in last month’s

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Dr. Marc J. Yacht: Our country’s shameful legacy of poverty

Poverty’s narrow definition relates to income and consumption but a much broader meaning is necessary to understand America’s poor. Federal

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