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Trump grounds Pelosi after she imperils his big speech

Trump grounds Pelosi after she imperils his big speech

WASHINGTON — She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad.

Court rules Texas can bar Planned Parenthood from Medicaid

AUSTIN, Texas — A federal appeals court panel on Thursday lifted a lower-court ban that prohibited Texas from eliminating Planned Parenthood from the state's Medicaid program. The 5th U.S.
Prince Philip uninjured after car accident; queen's husband is 97

Prince Philip uninjured after car accident; queen's husband is 97

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip, was involved in a car crash Thursday while driving in rural England but was not injured. Buckingham Palace said Philip, 97, was checked by a doctor after the accident and determined to be fine.
TSA absentee rate still high, but down from Sunday's peak

TSA absentee rate still high, but down from Sunday's peak

TSA officials say the rate of airport screeners missing work during the partial government shutdown has stabilized — but still at unusually high numbers — just before a three-day holiday weekend that is likely to bring bigger airport crowds.
Harvey Weinstein breaks with his criminal defence lawyer

Harvey Weinstein breaks with his criminal defence lawyer

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein is recasting his legal team a month after losing a hard-fought bid to get his sexual assault case thrown out.
Trump says US will develop space-based missile defence

Trump says US will develop space-based missile defence

WASHINGTON — Moving to protect the U.S.

Minnesota mom charged after toddler tumble caught on video

MANKATO, Minn. — Prosecutors in Minnesota have charged a woman whose 2-year-old child tumbled from the back seat of a moving vehicle while still strapped in a car seat.

Airports, customs, trade: Europe preps for a chaotic Brexit

PARIS — One by one, European Union nations are spending millions, hiring thousands of workers and issuing emergency decrees to cope with the increasingly likely possibility that Britain will leave the bloc on March 29 without a plan.
Watchdog: Thousands more children may have been separated

Watchdog: Thousands more children may have been separated

WASHINGTON — Thousands more migrant children may have been split from their families than the Trump administration previously reported, in part because officials were stepping up family separations long before the border policy that prompted internat
10 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capital

10 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capital

BOGOTA — A car bomb exploded at a heavily guarded police academy in Colombia's capital on Thursday, killing 10 people and injuring dozens in an attack that recalled the bloodiest chapters of the country's drug-fueled guerrilla conflict.