By Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis, Washington Post on March 28, 2017, at 8:05 a.m.
President Donald Trump will take the most significant step yet in obliterating his predecessor’s environmental record Tuesday, instructing federal regulators to rewrite key rules curbing U.S. carbon emissions.
By Ilze Filks, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 7:31 a.m.
“I think that we’ve all got to shout as loudly as we can,” Emma Thompson said. “Ordinary people now need to know more. They need to inform themselves. You can’t just sit back and go, ‘look, I recycle’.”
By Dan Whitcomb, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 7:14 a.m.
A bystander who touched off a social media furor after she saw United Airlines stop two teenage girls dressed in leggings from boarding a flight admitted Monday that she did not fully grasp the situation when she started tweeting her indignation.
By David Lawder, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 7:03 a.m.
The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog Monday to review comments by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plugging “The Lego Batman Movie,” a film one of his companies produced, for a possible ethics violation.
By Travis M. Andrews, The Washington Post on March 28, 2017, at 6:45 a.m.
The Associated Press Stylebook, arguably the foremost arbiter of grammar and word choice in journalism, has added an entry for “they” as a singular, gender-neutral pronoun in its latest edition.
By James Jay Carafano, Tribune News Service on March 28, 2017, at 6:36 a.m.
U.S. combat operations have declined since the Bush era, but contrary to President Barack Obama’s claims, no wars have been ended.
By Lewis Krauskopf, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 5:54 a.m.
The S&P 500 cut earlier losses on Monday to end slightly lower, while the Dow declined for an eighth straight session, as investors assessed how the defeat of President Donald Trump’s first major legislative action would impact the rest of his agenda.
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 5:54 a.m.
Soaring prices and out-of-pocket costs for EpiPens to treat severe allergic reactions haven’t halted a surge in the number of children and adults filling prescriptions for the devices, a U.S. study suggests.
By Jacob Bogage, The Washington Post on March 28, 2017, at 5:49 a.m.
Female athletes, in particular soccer players, suffer concussions at a “significantly higher” rate than their male counterparts, according to a study released this month by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
By Elena Fabrichnaya, Steve Holland and Patricia Zengerle, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 5:49 a.m.
A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia’s incursion into Ukraine disclosed Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and a top White House adviser, during the 2016 election campaign.
By Ayesha Rascoe, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 5:48 a.m.
The White House will take a lead role in crafting legislation to overhaul the U.S. tax code, eyeing an August target date as President Donald Trump seeks his first legislative victory following the failure last week of a long-promised bill to undo Obamacare.
By Julia Edwards Ainsley and Andy Sullivan, Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 5:48 a.m.
U.S. cities that do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities may lose millions of dollars in grant money from the Justice Department, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Monday.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 27, 2017, at 3:10 p.m.
Dan Renouf, who spent three years with the Black Bears, was called up from the Grand Rapids Griffins, the organization announced on Sunday.
By Ben Guarino, The Washington Post on March 27, 2017, at 9:09 a.m.
If an overhyped vegetable existed before marketers coined the term superfood — and long before Oprah Winfrey chatted up acai berries with Dr. Oz — look no further than spinach.
By Lindsay Dunsmuir and Doina Chiacu, Reuters on March 26, 2017, at 2:40 p.m.
The White House warned rebellious conservative lawmakers that they should get behind President Donald Trump’s agenda or he may bypass them on future legislative fights, including tax reform.
By Marissa Payne, The Washington Post on March 26, 2017, at 11:11 a.m.
Arnold Schwarzenegger turned an offensive comment about the Special Olympics that someone left on his Facebook page into a “teachable moment” this week.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 26, 2017, at 10:49 a.m.
“It is not just a medal in my eyes,” former Army Staff Sgt. Peggy Dunlap said. “It is a way my country can show how much they appreciated my service to this great nation.”
By Michael E. Miller, The Washington Post on March 26, 2017, at 9:02 a.m.
Wearing T-shirts and holding banners defending the conspiracy theory — which falsely linked Hillary Clinton to an alleged child-sex-trafficking ring operating out of a D.C. pizza parlor — protesters took turns climbing onto an elevated stage in Lafayette Square to demand politicians and mainstream news media take their claims seriously.
By Matt Schudel, The Washington Post on March 26, 2017, at 8:56 a.m.
Lola Albright, an alluring actress who was perhaps best known for her role as a sultry nightclub singer in the noirish television detective series “Peter Gunn,” died March 23 in Los Angeles. She was 92.
By Matt Schudel, The Washington Post on March 26, 2017, at 8:50 a.m.
Buck Hill, a renowned saxophonist and mainstay of the Washington jazz scene for more than 60 years and who was known as the “Wailing Mailman” for his day job with the U.S. Postal Service, died March 20 at his home in Greenbelt, Maryland. He was 90.