More than 21,000 expected at Trump’s first Easter Egg Roll
Politics / U.S. News

More than 21,000 expected at Trump’s first Easter Egg Roll

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has welcomed families to the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll. Speaking on Monday at the popular “egg-stravaganza,” Trump said: “we will be stronger and bigger and better as a nation than ever before.” Trump was accompanied by his wife, Melania, 11-year-old son Barron and the Easter … Continue reading

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Turkish opposition urges board to cancel referendum result
International News / Politics

Turkish opposition urges board to cancel referendum result

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s main opposition party on Monday urged the country’s electoral board to cancel the results of a landmark referendum that granted sweeping new powers to the nation’s president, citing what it called substantial voting irregularities. International observers who monitored the voting also found irregularities, saying the conduct of Sunday’s referendum “fell … Continue reading

GOP owns health care dilemma now, and voter skepticism
Health / National / Politics

GOP owns health care dilemma now, and voter skepticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — Move over, “Obamacare” The health care debate has shifted to ideas from President Donald Trump and GOP lawmakers in Congress, and most people don’t like what they see. With Republicans in command, their health care proposals as currently formulated have generated far more concern than enthusiasm. Even among rank-and-file Republicans, there’s opposition … Continue reading

First vote on Gorsuch nears with starkly opposing views
National / Politics / U.S. News

First vote on Gorsuch nears with starkly opposing views

WASHINGTON (AP) — A starkly divided Senate panel on Monday weighed President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, with Republicans casting Neil Gorsuch as a fiercely independent judge and Democrats complaining that his testimony “diluted with ambiguity” makes him the wrong choice. The Republican-led Judiciary Committee was expected to back Gorsuch and send his nomination to … Continue reading