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Read the full text of UK Prime Minister May’s letter leaving the EU

After 44 years as a member of the European Union, the United Kingdom on Wednesday officially launched its separation. You can read the full "Brexit" letter and the European Council's response. Continue reading ? The post Read the full text of UK Prime Minister May’s letter leaving the EU appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

U.S. judge to hear arguments on longer block to travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii planned to hear arguments Wednesday on whether to extend a block on the revised travel ban until the state's lawsuit works its way through the courts. Continue reading ? The post U.S. judge to hear arguments on longer block to travel ban appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

EU regrets Trump’s reversal of climate policy

The European Union has expressed regret about President Donald Trump's decision to undo U.S. policies for fighting global warming. Continue reading ? The post EU regrets Trump’s reversal of climate policy appeared first on PBS NewsH...

Trump’s order on energy promises coal jobs and a clean environment. What does that look like?

President Donald Trump made good on his campaign promise to roll back clean energy regulations. Here's what you should know. Continue reading ? The post Trump’s order on energy promises coal jobs and a clean environment. What does that look like? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Can Republicans revive their effort to repeal Obamacare?

Last week, House Republicans failed to move forward with a vote on their health care bill. But days later, House GOP leaders said they will try again. Continue reading ? The post Can Republicans revive their effort to repeal Obamacare? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

AP fact check: Spicer says case closed on Russia. It’s not

The matter is being investigated by the FBI and two congressional committees, so no conclusions have been reached at all. Continue reading ? The post AP fact check: Spicer says case closed on Russia. It’s not appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Trump to meet China’s Xi first week in April, U.S. official says

Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet with President Donald Trump the first full week of April, a senior State Department official said Tuesday. Continue reading ? The post Trump to meet China’s Xi first week in April, U.S. official says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Analysis: Many rural millennials are alienated from politics

Like older voters, young ones were divided by the 2016 presidential election. A recent study of millennial voters by Tufts University found that young people had starkly different opinions about politics and civic institutions basedShow More Summary

Read the full text of Trump’s executive order on energy and climate change

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that aims to boost U.S. energy independence by rolling back or reviewing clean energy policies instituted before and during the Obama administration. Continue reading ? The post Read the full text of Trump’s executive order on energy and climate change appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

WATCH: Spicer says White House has ‘no problem’ with former acting AG Sally Yates testifying on Russia

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer is expected to address questions about the House Intelligence Committee's Russia investigation. Continue reading ? The post WATCH: Spicer says White House has ‘no problem’ with former acting AG Sally Yates testifying on Russia appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

In Trump country, voters don’t blame president for the health care bill debacle

“He did all he could, I think,” said one Virginia supporter of President Trump's efforts to save the American Health Care Act. Continue reading ? The post In Trump country, voters don’t blame president for the health care bill debacle appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

States push to protect birth control despite failed GOP health care bill

Even with the Republican failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law, Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access and Planned Parenthood funding. Continue reading ? The post States push to protect birth control despite failed GOP health care bill appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

This man has tried crossing the U.S.-Mexico border 5 times. He says he won’t try again.

PBS NewsHour visited a soup kitchen for recently deported migrants in Mexico that’s a stone’s throw from the Mariposa port of entry in Nogales, Arizona. There, he met a husband and father who, days earlier, tried to cross the border into the U.S. Show More Summary

Lawyer says Trump administration tried to stop former acting AG Sally Yates’ Russia testimony

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says White House has ‘no problem’ with former AG Sally Yates testifying on Russia. Continue reading ? The post Lawyer says Trump administration tried to stop former acting AG Sally Yates’ Russia testimony appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

In Supreme Court deportation case, justices weigh immigrants’ legal rights

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court tried to figure out Tuesday whether immigrants should get a second chance in court when bad legal advice leads to a guilty plea and certain deportation. The justices seemed divided during an argument about...Show More Summary

House Republicans will try again on health care bill, Paul Ryan says

House Speaker Paul Ryan offered no timeline, and leaders haven't resolved how to overcome the deep GOP divisions that crumpled their legislation last week. Continue reading ? The post House Republicans will try again on health care bill, Paul Ryan says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Supreme Court rules in favor of Texas death row inmate who argued intellectual disability

"Texas cannot satisfactorily explain why it applies current medical standards for diagnosing intellectual disability," Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote. Continue reading ? The post Supreme Court rules in favor of Texas death row inmate who argued intellectual disability appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Britain gives its Brexit notice this week. Now what?

The UK is planning to formally trigger Article 50 to leave the EU on Wednesday. Learn about what Brexit means for Britain and other countries in this Council on Foreign Relations backgrounder. Continue reading ? The post Britain gives its Brexit notice this week. Now what? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Sanctuary cities vow to intensify fight despite White House funding threats

"We are going to become this administration's worst nightmare," New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said Monday. Continue reading ? The post Sanctuary cities vow to intensify fight despite White House funding threats appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

McCaskill launches investigation of opioid drugmakers

Sen. Claire McCaskill said prescription opioid sales have quadrupled since 1999, taking a financial toll on the government and a deadly toll on consumers. Continue reading ? The post McCaskill launches investigation of opioid drugmakers appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

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