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Trump pushes Congress for new health law after court ruling

After a federal judge ruled that the Obama-era health overhaul was "invalid," President Donald Trump is looking to congressional leaders to come up with a replacement even as the White House says the current law will remain in place for now.

Interior Secretary Zinke resigning, cites ‘vicious’ attacks

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest, will be leaving the administration at year's end, President Donald Trump said Saturday.

Christie off list of White House chief of staff candidates

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took himself out of contention for White House chief of staff on Friday as President Donald Trump's chaotic search for a new chief inched forward with the feel of an unfolding reality TV show.

J&J hammered by report it knew of asbestos in baby powder

Johnson & Johnson is forcefully denying a media report that it knew for decades about the existence of trace amounts of asbestos in its baby powder.

Sandy Hook school receives threat on shooting anniversary

Sandy Hook Elementary School students have been sent home for the day after a bomb threat forced an evacuation on the sixth anniversary of the massacre that killed 20 first-graders and six educators.

McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl is resigning from the U.S. Senate seat he was appointed to less than four months ago following the death of Sen. John McCain, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced Friday.

Ex-Trump lawyer: Hush money paid over election concerns

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he bought the silence of two women because Trump was "very concerned" about how their stories of alleged affairs with him "would affect the election."

Rep. Pelosi: 4-year maximum in speaker post is ‘a long time’

Rep. Nancy Pelosi shrugged off suggestions Thursday that she weakened herself by agreeing to limit her tenure as next House speaker to a four-year maximum in a deal that clears the way for her to be elected to the post for the new Congress.

Authorities: Bomb threats across US appear to be hoax

Authorities say bomb threats sent Thursday to dozens of schools, government buildings and other locations across the U.S. appear to be a hoax.

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