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President Donald Trump waits to be introduced to speak to the March for Life participants from the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Bad timing: Shutdown spoils Trump's 1-year festivitiesPresident Donald Trump was supposed to be spending the weekend celebrating the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Now he's dealing with a government shutdown.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Dec. 4, 2017 photo, people stand in line to enter the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court is agreeing to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump’s ban on travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries The justices plan to hear argument in April and issue a final ruling by late June. The action follows last month’s ruling by the federal appeals court in San Francisco that struck down the travel ban.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries
The Associated Press3 hours ago
President Donald Trump sits at his desk after a meeting with Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, left, and members of his staff in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
A year later, Trump bends, but doesn't break, WashingtonTrump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington during his first year in office
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Defense Secretary James Mattis speaks about the National Defense Review, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Washington. China's expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are among the U.S. military's top national security priorities, the Pentagon said Friday. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
US competitive warfighting edge has slipped, says MattisDefense Secretary Jim Mattis is laying out a broad new defense strategy, and he's warning that all aspects of the military's competitive warfighting edge have eroded
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Extra shirts hang inside of a senator's vehicle as the Capitol dome is reflected on Capitol Hill as a bitterly-divided Congress hurtles toward a government shutdown this weekend, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now what?AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now what?
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Staffers bring in boxes of barbecue as a bitterly-divided Congress hurtles toward a government shutdown this weekend, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Shutdown is first since 2013, but not exceptionalShutdown is first since 2013, but not exceptional
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this photo March 22, 2013, file photo, the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington. There’s plenty that won’t get done if thousands of federal employees are barred from working until dysfunctional Washington agrees on a plan to restore funding. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is affected?Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is affected?
The Associated Press3 hours ago
US government shuts down as Congress fails to overcome standoff over spending and immigrationUS government shuts down as Congress fails to overcome standoff over spending and immigration
The Associated Press4 hours ago
White House blames impending shutdown on Democrats, calls them "obstructionist losers, not legislators"White House blames impending shutdown on Democrats, calls them "obstructionist losers, not legislators"
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this Jan. 17, 2018, photo, Jeri Burton makes a sign in preparation for a rally in Las Vegas. A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches around the world with a message of female empowerment and protest of President Donald Trump, organizers will mark the anniversary with more than a hundred marches around the world and a rally in Las Vegas aiming to channel the activism to register voters and swing elections for progressives this year. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Women will march again with aim to become a political forceActivists return to the streets a year after 1 million people rallied worldwide for female empowerment, hoping to create an enduring political movement that will elect more women to government office.
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2017 file photo, Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis, left, speaks alongside Mayor Catherine Pugh at a news conference outside the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Pugh has replaced the city’s police commissioner, saying a change in leadership is needed to reduce crime.  A news release from the mayor’s office Friday, Jan. 19, 2018,  says Deputy Commissioner Darryl DeSousa will take Kevin Davis’ place. The release says DeSousa, a 30-year veteran of the force, will assume responsibility immediately.   (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Baltimore's new police leader faces numerous challengesThe new leader of the Baltimore Police Department is pledging to fight violent crime by putting more uniformed officers on the streets, an effort he says is already underway
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Enough senators have voted against a bill preventing government shutdown to block the measure, roll call still underwayEnough senators have voted against a bill preventing government shutdown to block the measure, roll call still underway
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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