Texas-Based Exxon Denies President Trump Called CEO For MoneyPresident Donald Trump is a fierce backer of the fossil fuels industry. And that support is paying off big time in the money race.
Trump EPA Expected To Roll Back Auto Gas Mileage StandardsThe Trump administration is expected to announce that it will roll back automobile gas mileage and pollution standards that were a pillar in the Obama administration's plans to combat climate change.
White House Chief: Dreamers Not Priority For DeportationThe White House chief of staff says "Dreamers" would not be a priority for deportation, even if their Obama-era protections expire.
Texas Man Gets 5 Years In Prison For Threatening Obama, FBI A 21-year-old Central Texas man has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison after admitting that he made threats against President Barack Obama and the FBI.
Chelsea Manning Will Stay On Active Duty After Prison ReleaseThe Army says that when transgender soldier Chelsea Manning is released from military prison on Wednesday she will remain on active duty in a special status.
White House Says Obama Wasn't 'A Fan' Of FlynnBarack Obama warned Donald Trump against hiring Michael Flynn as national security adviser in the days after the 2016 election.
Senators Seek Evidence To Support Trump's Wiretapping ClaimThe leaders of a congressional inquiry into Russia's efforts to sway the U.S. election are asking the Justice Department to provide information related to President Donald Trump's wiretapping allegation.
Senate Votes To Block Obama-Era Rule On Federal Land PlansThe Senate has approved legislation to block an Obama-era regulation that Republicans said could deter development of federal lands and harm local economies in the West.
House GOP Releases Bill Replacing Obama Health Care OverhaulHouse committees planned votes on the legislation Wednesday. That will launch perhaps the year's defining battle in Congress, and GOP success is by no means assured because of internal divisions.
Trump Administration Reverses Obama Policies On Transgender BathroomsA letter sent to schools nationwide Wednesday by the Justice and Education departments says the earlier Obama directive caused confusion and “significant litigation” over how it should be applied.
President Trump To Revoke Obama's Transgender Bathroom GuidanceA government official says the Trump administration will revoke guidelines that say transgender students should be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity.
Senate Votes To Block Rule On Guns And Mentally ImpairedThe Republican-led Senate has voted to block an Obama-era regulation that would prevent an estimated 75,000 people with mental disorders from being able to purchase a firearm.
Claim Accuses Wells Fargo Of Denying Loans To Young MigrantsA federal lawsuit accuses banking giant Wells Fargo of illegally denying student loans to young immigrants.
US Sent $221 million To Palestinians In Obama's Last HoursOfficials say the Obama administration in its waning hours defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority.
President Obama Defends Commuting Manning's Sentence In Final Speech As PresidentPresident Barack Obama opened his final news conference by sending his thoughts and prayers to former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara.