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Trump tabs Scott Gottlieb, a physician with deep drug-industry ties, to run the FDA

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he will nominate Scott Gottlieb, a conservative physician and businessman with deep ties to the...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Boy riding amid beads in truck bed leads to parent arrest

A video on a popular YouTube channel of a boy riding in the bed of a pickup truck filled with beads in Southern California led to the arrest of his mother on suspicion of child endangerment

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

ACLU sues over initial hearings for detained immigrants

The American Civil Liberties Union has sued the federal government to limit the amount of time that people can be held before seeing an immigration judge, saying many are held for months while waiting for an initial appearance

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Trump's head-spinning shift on the economy has left his supporters behind

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.In the opening moments of his presidency, Donald Trump used his inaugural address to paint a picture of a bleak economy, where wealth was consolidated among a cadre of...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Flynn reported ties to Turkey

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - Attorneys for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, informed the incoming White House legal counsel during the...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Feds override California to aid inmates with drug overdoses

A federal judge is overriding a California state law to help combat a growing problem of inmates dying from drug overdoses

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

SEC rejects bitcoin ETF application from Winklevoss twins

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.The Securities and Exchange Commission rejected an application on Friday that would have opened the door for the first exchange-traded fund for the virtual currency...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Senate Democrats put pressure on Carson over potential HUD budget cuts

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - Several Democratic senators denounced potential cuts to the Department of Housing and Urban Development in a sharply worded letter Friday to Secretary Ben...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Robert James Waller, author of best-selling 'Bridges of Madison County,' dies at 77

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.Robert James Waller, whose melodramatic novel "The Bridges of Madison County," about the love affair of a roaming photographer and a lonely Iowa farm wife, became...

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Pregnant Ciara uninjured in minor Los Angeles car crash

A representative for Ciara says the pregnant entertainer is doing well after a minor car accident Friday in Los Angeles

DATE: March 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Judge exempts Syrian family from Trump ban

A federal judge in Wisconsin has issued an order blocking President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing his new travel ban against a Syrian family trying to reach the state

DATE: March 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Alaska man charged with using front-end loader to steal ATM

An Anchorage, Alaska, man has been charged with using an unusual tool to steal an ATM _ a front-end loader

DATE: March 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press