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Kansas lawmakers look at closing police commission records

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – While calls for police transparency and accountability continue nationally, Kansas lawmakers will consider whether to decrease access to police records. Legislators could vote to exempt from the open records law a list of licensed law enforcement officers, information about officer terminations and complaints filed about officers …

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Trump vows ‘phenomenal’ tax announcement, offers no details

U.S. President Donald Trump takes his seat along with United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz (L) and Delta Airlines CEO Edward Bastian (R) for a meeting with airline industry CEO's at the White House in Washington, U.S. February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque By David Morgan | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald …

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U.S. senators denounce Trump plan to focus counter-extremism program on Islam

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting about the Supreme Court at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque By Dustin Volz | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON A dozen Democratic U.S. senators on Thursday denounced a Trump administration plan to revamp a government program on countering violent …

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Trump travel ban on Muslim nations loses in federal appeals court

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that President Trump's extreme vetting executive order is likely illegal, upholding a temporary restraining order that has halted most of the president's plan and delivering the first serious legal setback of the administration. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the administration bungled …

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Kellyanne Conway ‘counseled’ after promoting Ivanka Trump’s merchandise: White House

The White House said Thursday that presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway has been "counseled," after urging viewers in a TV interview to buy products from the clothing line of presidential daughter Ivanka Trump. "Kellyanne has been counseled, and that's all we're going to go on," said White House press secretary Sean …

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Neil Gorsuch’s comments ‘misrepresented,’ Donald Trump says

President Trump insisted Thursday that a Democratic senator "misrepresented" comments by Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, who said the president's criticism of the federal judiciary was "disheartening." "His comments were misrepresented and what you should do is ask Sen. [Richard] Blumenthal about his Vietnam record which didn't exist," Mr. …

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Donald Trump to pay for Shinzo Abe’s stay at Mar-a-Lago as a ‘gift’

President Trump will pay for the visit of Japan's prime minister to the president's south Florida retreat this weekend as a "personal gift," the White House said Thursday. A senior administration official said Mr. Trump will pay personally for the stay of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife at …

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Donald Trump to host Canadian PM Justin Trudeau for first time Monday

President Trump will host Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House for the first time Monday. The White House said Mr. Trump and Mr. Trudeau "look forward to a constructive conversation on strengthening the relationship between our two nations." Mr. Trudeau had a warm relationship with then-President Barack …

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Jason Chaffetz faces harsh criticism during packed town hall

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz was met by frequent, deafening boos at a Thursday town hall as constituents grilled him on everything from investigating President Donald Trump's tax returns to Planned Parenthood. A young girl asked the Republican about his plans to protect the air and …

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Tim Scott reads racist tweets by ‘liberal left’ over support for Jeff Sessions

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott read racist tweets directed at him on Wednesday from the floor of the U.S. Senate as a way of showing his peers that no political party has a monopoly on bigotry. Former Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions was confirmed as President Trump's attorney general late Wednesday, …

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