The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to the regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama.
Republicans and Democrats are competing to make immigration an election-year issue on their own terms, and the GOP has pushed symbolic legislation through the House. It extols a federal law enforcement agency that some liberals have proposed abolishing.
The five Democratic candidates for Florida sped through a wealth of issues during a fast-moving debate Wednesday, but the differences on the environment, education, guns, health care and standing up to President Donald Trump were few.
The mayor of Mississippi's largest city is renewing warnings about the city's drinking water, saying the city still isn't maintaining the chemical balance needed to prevent lead and copper pipes from corroding.
Hawaii's entire Big Island police force is on "high-alert" and searching for a suspect who shot and killed an officer Wednesday, including off-duty officers and some who have returned to work from vacation and days off.
A day after President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Trump is going back on comments he made during their joint press conference regarding Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.