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Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 02:02 PM PST

AP Fact Check: Trump Claims, and Gets, Undue Credit

AP Fact Check: Trump Claims, and Gets, Undue Credit

President Donald Trump is giving himself too much credit for sending criminal foreigners out of the country and saving money on fighter planes. He's getting too much credit from one of the few women with a...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 02:16 PM PST

Trump Calls Deportation Attempts a 'Military Operation'

Trump Calls Deportation Attempts a 'Military Operation'

 U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said there will not be a military operation or mass deportations of immigrants, despite President Donald Trump calling deportation attempts a "military operation" earlier in the day.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:58 PM PST

Sessions: US to Continue Use of Privately Run Prisons

Sessions: US to Continue Use of Privately Run Prisons

Attorney General Jeff Sessions signaled Thursday his strong support for the federal government's continued use of private prisons, reversing an Obama administration directive to phase out their use. Stock prices...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 10:39 AM PST

Fishermen at Odds Over Impact of Trump Executive Order

Fishermen at Odds Over Impact of Trump Executive Order

An executive order by President Donald Trump designed to radically cut back on federal regulations has spurred disagreement among fishermen about how it will affect them — and lawmakers and regulators aren't...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 11:13 AM PST

White Nationalist Richard Spencer Kicked Out of CPAC

White Nationalist Richard Spencer Kicked Out of CPAC

Richard Spencer, the white nationalist who popularized the term "alt-right," was kicked out of the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday after holding an impromptu press conference in a hallway where...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 09:20 AM PST

NYC Lowers Trump Security Cost Estimate by $11 Million

NYC Lowers Trump Security Cost Estimate by $11 Million

New York City has lowered its cost estimate for guarding President Donald Trump, his family and their Manhattan residence.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 07:21 AM PST

Treasury Secretary: Expect Tax Overhaul by August

Treasury Secretary: Expect Tax Overhaul by August

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says he would like to see "very significant" tax reform passed before Congress’ August recess, CNBC reported. In his first television interview since assuming office,...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 07:12 AM PST

Host of Documents Still Missing From White House Website

Host of Documents Still Missing From White House Website

Public-facing documents scrubbed from the White House's website shortly after President Donald Trump was inaugurated — including White House visitors' logs, waivers of ethics regulations and a host of other...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:59 PM PST

Jenner: Trump's Move on Trans Rights a 'Disaster'

Jenner: Trump's Move on Trans Rights a 'Disaster'

Caitlyn Jenner late Thursday joined a chorus of celebrities criticizing President Donald Trump's decision to roll back a federal rule saying public schools had to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:39 PM PST

Pence Praises Trump, Talks Health Care at CPAC

Pence Praises Trump, Talks Health Care at CPAC

President Donald Trump's vice president and top aides delivered one overriding message Thursday to the thousands of conservative activists gathered for their annual conference outside of Washington: Don't...

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