Republican subpoenas Justice for Clinton documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee is subpoenaing documents from the Justice Department as part of the panel's probe into Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Posted on 22 March 2018 | 3:53 pm

Spending bill rejects Trump effort to gut water cleanups

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — President Donald Trump has gotten nowhere in his push to kill federal support for cleaning up some of the nation's most prized waterways, as the U.S. House decided Thursday to keep funding at current levels — and in some cases, boost it.

Posted on 22 March 2018 | 3:30 pm

Ethics panel orders Illinois Dem to pay Treasury $9,700

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee says Democratic Rep. Luis Gutiérrez of Illinois must reimburse the U.S. Treasury $9,700 for an "inadvertent" misuse of funds relating to a contractor's work.

Posted on 22 March 2018 | 2:51 pm

CIA offers peek into life of Trump's nominee to lead agency

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kentucky native. Single. Oldest of five children. Father was in the Air Force. Johnny Cash fan.

Posted on 22 March 2018 | 2:47 pm

Legal shake-up in Trump team may suggest shift in strategy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lead lawyer in the special counsel's Russia investigation resigned Thursday, shaking up the legal team just as Trump intensifies attacks on an inquiry he calls nothing more than a witch hunt.

Posted on 22 March 2018 | 1:39 pm