WASHINGTON | Lawmakers, first responders sound alarm on 9/11 fund

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 17 years after the 9/11 attacks, lawmakers and first responders are…

WASHINGTON | House panel backs bill expanding gun-sale background checks

WASHINGTON (AP) — A key House committee approved a bill Wednesday to require background checks for…

WASHINGTON | McConnell wields Green New Deal as bludgeon against Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will vote on the Green New Deal, a moonshot plan by…

WASHINGTON | Senate backs major public lands, conservation bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday approved a major public lands bill that revives a…

WASHINGTON | Senate backs massive public lands, conservation bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has approved a bill that revives a popular conservation program, adds…

WASHINGTON | House Democrats examine ways to reduce gun violence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee said Wednesday they will push for “sensible”…

WASHINGTON | Trump judicial nominee backs away from remarks on date rape

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to replace Brett Kavanaugh on a high-profile appeals court…

WASHINGTON | Trump judicial pick: ‘I cringe’ at past remarks on date rape

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to replace Brett Kavanaugh on a high-profile appeals court…