Patricia Terrell

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President Trump may visit Supreme Court for Justice Gorsuch's investiture

WASHINGTON — President Trump has called Chief Justice John Roberts an "absolute disaster." Of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, he's said, "her mind is shot." Federal courts in general are "slow and political."<p>Trump has been so tough on the judicial branch of government that even the man he nominated to …

Sessions pushes back on Comey testimony

Attorney General Jeff Sessions disputed aspects of fired FBI Director James Comey's attention-grabbing testimony Thursday evening, denying that he remained silent in the face of Comey's complaint about improper interventions with the FBI on the part of President Donald Trump.<p>"During his testimony, …

China and Europe are moving forward without Trump

The United States and Europe appear to be hurtling toward a messy breakup. China, meanwhile, is ready to pounce.<p>Beijing is in prime position to capitalize on major policy fissures that have emerged between Europe and the Trump administration on climate, trade and defense.<p>The new dynamic will be on …

Reported Talks by Jared Kushner With Russia Would Be ‘Good Thing,’ Trump Official Says

WASHINGTON — John F. Kelly, President Trump’s homeland security secretary, on Sunday defended a reported effort by Jared Kushner, the president’s embattled son-in-law and key adviser, to establish a secret channel with Russia during the transition, calling it “a good thing.”<p>“Any information flow …

Trump Returns to Crisis Over Kushner as White House Tries to Contain It

President Trump returned home on Saturday to confront a growing political and legal threat, as his top aides tried to contain the fallout from reports that his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is a focus of investigations into possible collusion between Russia and the president’s campaign and transition …

GOP onslaught on Obama’s ‘midnight rules’ comes to an end

Republicans are about to end a special period for killing Obama-era rules with an impressive array of trophy heads for their wall.<p>President Donald Trump’s inauguration gave congressional Republicans a once-in-a-generation opportunity to erase a spate of late Obama-era regulations — and they used it …

Trump rejoices: 'We will have truly great healthcare!'

President Donald Trump on Friday touted House Republicans’ “very exciting” win, while predicting a bright future for American health care.<p>Republicans advanced legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare on Thursday afternoon on a 217-213 vote in the House. Twenty Republicans voted against the …

Donald Trump's New Year's Eve speech cited Dubai business partner

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump gave a lengthy description of his electoral victory, and lavished praise upon a Dubai business partner, during a ten-minute speech to 800 paying guests at his Florida estate Saturday night.<p>At points throughout his address, Trump name-checked prominent attendees, including …

5 Economic Challenges That Will Make Life Tough for President Trump

Donald Trump shocked the world and confounded the pundits by winning the presidency. And just as confounding was the way U.S. stocks surged in the …

Canada prepares for surge of Mexican immigrants after visa lift and Trump win

Mexican visitors will no longer need visas and Trump vowed to expel millions of immigrants, sparking concerns of an increase in travelers and asylum seekers<p>Officials in Canada are readying for a potential surge in Mexican migrants, as a promise to scrap a visa requirement comes into effect amid …

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Shifting US policy to right, Trump taps Sessions, Flynn

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump signaled a sharp rightward shift in U.S. national security policy Friday with his announcement that he will nominate Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as attorney general and Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo to head the CIA, turning to a pair of staunch conservatives as …

The 'yuge' Donald Trump market rally continues

The stock market rally continued for a second day after Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton, a reaction few expected.<p>The Dow rose 218 points Thursday and closed at a record high for the second day in a row.<p>And why not? It's fitting that following the most unusual presidential election campaign in …

Tim Kaine and Mike Pence step into spotlight to spar over Russia, immigration

By Philip Rucker and<p>Philip Rucker<p>White House Bureau Chief<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Jose A. DelReal<p>Jose A. DelReal<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>FARMVILLE, Va. — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence sought to stabilize the Republican ticket by accusing his Democratic opponents of the same kind of insults and raw partisanship that have …

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