The Latest: Court declines to immediately halt district map
HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Latest on Republican efforts to halt imposition of a new congressional district map in Pennsylvania : 5:50 p.m. Federal judges are turning down a request...
8 hours ago - News OK - 3 articles
From Washington: Holstering Guns and Drawing Political Lines
FOX News Radio's National Correspondent Jared Halpern along with a team of FOX News reporters & contributors look at the week that was inside the beltway. THIS WEEK: Jared and...
9 hours ago - FOX News
Olympics diplomacy: Congressional action
I applaud the editorial cautioning against the recent bellicose statements by our president toward North Korea. It rightly points out how devastating any type of military...
10 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Ex-ATF official in an about-face says bureau's approval of bump stocks was wrong
WASHINGTON - In 2013, an ATF official signed a letter to a member of Congress saying that two bump-stock devices examined by bureau technicians "are not subject to the...
11 hours ago - Times Union
The Angle: Viable Laws Edition
Good prospects: Of all the current proposals for gun control, there aren't any that could get through Congress that wouldn't pass muster in the courts, Mark Joseph Stern reports .
11 hours ago - Slate
There's No Gun Control Law Congress Could Possibly Pass That Won't Survive in the Courts
The Republican Party and the NRA frequently describe the Second Amendment in absolutist terms, suggesting that any restriction on the right to bear arms runs afoul of the...
13 hours ago - Slate
A successful cancer researcher confronts a new challenge: getting elected to Congress
Jason Westin says he wants to use “facts and science to fight back”
16 hours ago - Science Mag
US to open Jerusalem embassy 'in May 2018'
Speaking on condition of anonymity, two Trump administration officials say Congress will be notified of the move today.
16 hours ago - Al Jazeera - 7 articles
U.S. Jerusalem Embassy Will Open in May to Celebrate Israeli Independence, Say Officials
Congress will be notified of the arrangements on Friday after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signed off on the security plans for the embassy on Thursday.
16 hours ago - Newsweek - 7 articles
AP Explains: Graham's rare honor at US Capitol
WASHINGTON - Congress is reserving one of the nation's greatest distinctions for the Rev. Billy Graham, selecting him to lie in honor in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda next Wednesday...
18 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
The headlines of News BreaK
Trump talks new gun measures, gun owners talk 'betrayal'
The NRA, which spent about $30 million in support of Trump's presidential campaign, is firmly opposed to raising the legal age for the purchase of long guns from 18 to 21.
Ledecka gets second Olympic gold, this time in snowboarding
The Czech star, top-ranked on the snowboarding circuit but never a threat until now in skiing, is the first to win gold medals in both sports.
Newtown vigil honors victims of Parkland high school shooting
“We just want to let those students know we're not going to let this disappear either, that we're here with them.”
MLB teams honor slain Florida high school students during spring training
Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball coach Todd Fitz-Gerald and his two sons were guests of the Houston Astros for their spring opener against the Washington Nationals.
US sailor in critical condition after being hit by helicopter blade
A sailor was in critical condition Friday after being struck by a spinning UH-1Y Venom helicopter tail rotor blade.
Former NFL player detained by police after Instagram post
Jonathan Martin left the Miami Dolphins midseason in 2013 after accusing teammates of bullying.
White House Briefly Put On Lockdown After Driver Hits Security Barrier
The Secret Service said the vehicle did not breach the barricade and the female driver was quickly apprehended.
US Olympian Nick Cunningham competes in 4-man bobsled
Cunningham's first heat in the four-man bobsled Friday was 49.60 seconds.
Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he'll leave it up to chief of staff John Kelly to decide whether his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will keep his interim security...
Ex-Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe
WASHINGTON - A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign is to plead guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges Friday in the special...