Search results for: azar backs protections preexisting skirting administrations stance Add as filter

CNN /
House panel demands answers from Trump administration on 'zero tolerance' family separation policy

A House panel sent a letter Friday to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar requesting he turn over documents related to the administration's "zero-tolerance" policy that led to the separation of families apprehended along the southern border.

Washinton Post /
In symbolic move, HHS finds California law violated federal conscience protections

A state law requiring pregnancy centers to provide women with abortion information was struck down by the Supreme Court in June, making the first action by the new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division largely symbolic.

CBS /
Trump admin may shift stance on marijuana enforcement

William Barr said at his confirmation hearing this week that he wouldn't use federal resources to "go after" pot sales in states where it's legal ...

Washinton Post /
In symbolic move, HHS finds California law violated federal conscience protections

A state law requiring pregnancy centers to provide women with abortion information was struck down by the Supreme Court in June, making the first ...

The Guardian /
NBA backs decision by Knicks’ Enes Kanter not to come to London

• Kanter has been critical of Turkish president Erdogan• Washington Wizards 101-100 New York KnicksAs the Washington Wizards and New York Knicks ...

NY Times /
Rudy Giuliani Backs Off Remarks on Potential Collusion by Trump Aides

The president’s personal lawyer had left open the possibility in a television interview that campaign aides took part in Russia’s election ...

Reuters /
U.S. House backs sanctions on Russia's Rusal in symbolic vote

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday backed legislation to keep sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum firm Rusal , but the Trump administration is expected to lift them as soon as Friday.

USA Today /
Steelers hire Faulkner as running backs coach

Pittsburgh Steelers hire North Carolina State's Eddie Faulkner as running backs coach        

Reuters /
German government: No decision yet in debate on security of 5G networks

The German government has yet to reach a common stance on whether to follow other countries in excluding Chinese telecoms network equipment firm Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] from its market on national security grounds, the Interior Ministry said.

ABC /
Thousands skip school again to go to Belgium climate protest

More than 10,000 youngsters skipped school again in Belgium to join a march demanding better protections of the globe's fragile climate

NBC /
Barr hearings wrap with Democratic skepticism over his Mueller report stance

"I know his integrity," Sen. Dianne Feinstein said of the president's nominee for attorney general, but "this is a big report and the public needs to ...

VoA /
Use of Expired Vaccine Sparks Public Scare in China

A recent vaccine scandal in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, where 145 children were confirmed to have received expired polio vaccinations, has once again exposed the country’s poor vaccine management and lack of systematic regulatory oversight, a ...

Politico /
John Bolton Is Threatening Iran. Good.

History shows that the Islamic Republic backs down when challenged.

MSNBC /
Transportation stocks sink after Supreme Court backs trucker in arbitration battle with employer

In an opinion delivered for a unanimous court, Justice Neil Gorsuch held that courts must decide whether an exception in the Federal Arbitration Act for transportation workers applies before requiring arbitration.

NY Times /
Democrats Jilt Trump on Lunch Talks but Look for Shutdown Exit

The president invited Democrats in Republican-leaning districts to the White House, hoping to find cracks in the party’s shutdown stance. They rejected his lunch date.

Washinton Post /
The Cybersecurity 202: White House emails are highly vulnerable to hackers and spammers, new data shows

It isn't following government rules requiring email spoofing protections, according to ValiMail.

UPI /
New Justice Dept. opinion reverses stance on Internet gambling

In a move that could curb online gambling in the United States, the Justice Department issued a new legal opinion that clashes with a prior ...

Politico /
McConnell tightens grip with Senate GOP amid shutdown fallout

The majority leader's allies say he's not being pressured to change his stance on standing with Trump.

CBS /
China's trade gap with U.S. hits record $323 billion

Despite Trump administration's tougher stance, China's trade surplus with the U.S. continues to grow

Politico /
Trump backs off national emergency with no end to shutdown in sight

Over the weekend, White House aides and advisers said they were still unsure how the president planned to end the government shutdown.

CBS /
Trump backs away from declaring national emergency along border

President Trump, for now, has backed away from declaring a national emergency to pay for a border wall. On the Texas border, Mireya Villarreal looked ...

CBS /
Trump backs away from national emergency

President Trump, for now, has backed away from declaring a national emergency to pay for a border wall. On the Texas border, Mireya Villarreal looked ...

NY Times /
News Analysis: Trump’s Wall Stance Upends Washington’s Usual Border Bargaining

The stalemate over funding the president’s wall suggests that reaching any agreement on security arrangements at the border is more elusive than ever ...

NY Times /
News Analysis: Before Trump Insisted on His Wall, Border Security Was an Issue That Could Be Discussed

The stalemate over funding the president’s wall suggests that reaching any agreement on security arrangements at the border is more elusive than ever ...

The Guardian /
Trump claims plan to end longest government shutdown in history

President backs away from national emergency threatHow the federal government closure is impacting millionsThe US government shutdown is now the longest such closure in history. On Saturday, day 22, members of Congress were out of Washington, Donald Trump was unmoved in the White House, his border wall unbuilt, and around 800,000 federal workers ...

ABC /
TV station backs off accusation that CNN played politics

A San Diego television station that alleged CNN rejected an appearance by one of its reporters because of its so-called bias against the border wall now admits that it doesn't really know why the segment didn't air

Washinton Post /
The Latest: Macedonia backs name change to North Macedonia

Macedonia’s parliament has approved constitutional changes to rename the country North Macedonia, under a deal with neighboring Greece that will clear the way for Macedonia to join NATO and potentially the European Union.

See More  
back to top