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Trump to sign order rolling back environmental regulations - 28 Mar 2017 at 11:49am - President Trump will turn away from Russia today to focus on the environment and jobs. He will sign an executive order, erasing many of former President Obama's climate change regulations. Margaret Brennan reports on the new rules.
Pressure builds for Rep. Nunes to step aside amid Russia probe - 28 Mar 2017 at 11:49am - Top Democrats say the House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes cannot be trusted with the investigation of Russian interference in the election. The Republican lawmaker revealed Monday that he met with an unnamed source and reviewed classified documents last week on the White House grounds. Jeff Pegues reports.
Ben Domenech on calls for Rep. Nunes to recuse himself from Russia probe - 28 Mar 2017 at 11:43am - Ben Domenech, a conservative writer and publisher of TheFederalist.com, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss President Trump's environmental executive order and pressure on Rep. Devin Nunes to step aside in the House Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election.
Trump executive order will dismantle Obama environmental regulations - 28 Mar 2017 at 11:37am - On Tuesday, Trump will sign an executive order which aims to undo Obama's 2013 Climate Action Plan
The Latest: Graham says Nunes' objectivity 'in question' - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:49am - WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on an investigation into purported ties between Trump associates and Russia (all times local):...
Amid turmoil, House Intel Committee scraps meetings this week - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:49am - The House Intelligence Committee has scrapped all meetings this week amid growing partisan rancor now threatening to derail its investigation into Russia and the Trump campaign.
Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:48am - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels....
MPs 'walk out' in protest at 'too gloomy' Brexit report - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:42am - Several Brexit-backing MPs "politely" walked out of a Brexit select committee meeting, it is claimed.
Exclusive: As Democratic attorneys general target Trump, Republican AGs targe... - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:40am - (Reuters) - For years the national political organizations of both Democratic and Republican state attorneys general observed an agreement not to target the other party's incumbent office-holders in elections.
James Brokenshire making Commons statement on Stormont - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:39am - Northern Ireland Secretary is briefing the House of Commons on the collapse of inter-party talks.
In executive order, Trump to dramatically change US approach to climate change - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:38am - President Donald Trump will sign a sweeping executive order Tuesday at the Environmental Protection Agency, which looks to curb the federal government's enforcement of climate regulations by putting American jobs above addressing climate change.
Trump's son-in-law to oversee government revamp - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:35am - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, already a White House senior adviser, will take on the additional task of overseeing an effort to overhaul the federal government, the White House said on Monday.
There's a Russian storm over Trump's struggling presidency - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:32am - The darkening storm over Russia is now looming over President Donald Trump's innermost circle.
Jared Kushner's meeting with Russian banker draws scrutiny - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:26am - The Russian banker who met with Jared Kushner in December has deep ties to the Russian government and was appointed to his job by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
White House eyeing $18 billion list of social program cuts - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:20am - WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House is following up its longshot roster of budget cuts with a wish list of $18 billion worth of immediate reductions, including cuts to medical research, infrastructure, and community development grants....
Trump son-in-law met executives of sanctioned Russian bank, will testify - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:18am - MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, in December.
Calls grow for Nunes to step aside in Russia probe - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:18am - Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Russia investigation, called on House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes to recuse himself from the investigation in a stunning split between the two top investigators.
BUZZ in Palm Beach: TRUMP might throw out 1st pitch at Nats Park -- Despite h... - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:08am -
Trump takes biggest swing yet at Obama climate legacy - 28 Mar 2017 at 7:01am -
Immigrant's bid to avoid deportation comes to Supreme Court - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:49am - WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is taking up the case of a longtime U.S. resident who is facing deportation to South Korea after pleading guilty to a drug crime based on his lawyer's bad advice....
Wyden asks ethics officer to probe Mnuchin?s ?Lego Batman? comment - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:48am -
More Democrats oppose Trump's U.S. Supreme Court pick - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:45am - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic opposition to President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee grew on Monday while the White House demanded a "fair, up-or-down vote" in the Senate on confirming Neil Gorsuch to the lifetime post.
Trump: House should investigate Clinton, not me - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:43am - President Donald Trump re-upped his complaints about former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's ties to Russia in a set of tweets Monday night.
Senator seeks ethics probe of Mnuchin's 'Lego Batman' comment - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:41am - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee asked the government ethics watchdog on Monday to review comments by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plugging "The Lego Batman Movie," a film one of his companies produced, for a possible ethics violation.
U.S. attorney general escalates pressure on 'sanctuary' cities - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:41am - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on Monday to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump administration closer to a potential clash with leaders of America's largest urban centers.
First on CNN: Border wall ask: $1B for 62 miles - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:40am - The Trump administration wants the first $1 billion of border wall funding to cover 62 miles -- including replacing some existing fencing along the southern border.
Trump to sign order sweeping away Obama-era climate policies - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:39am - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production but which environmentalists have vowed to challenge in court.
US Air Force considers dumping undefeated fighter jet - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:36am - A 1980s-era combat jet that has long been hailed as the most successful dog-fighting aircraft in US history may have finally met its match.
EPA's Pruitt facing challenge from conservatives - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:34am - Scott Pruitt's first weeks leading the Environmental Protection Agency have been marked by infighting among competing factions, three sources tell CNN, including a group that believes Pruitt may not go far enough to reshape the agency and pare back regulations.
3 ways to investigate the Trump campaign and Russia, explained - 28 Mar 2017 at 6:02am - Lawmakers, officials and watchdog groups have all offered their takes on how best to investigate Russia's attempts to influence the US presidential election.
Inscrutable Gorsuch raises Democratic ire - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:59am - Appearing before a Senate panel last week, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch minimized the role of judges in American democracy, referring to their "modest station." He presented a study in self-effacement, sprinkling his testimony with folksy expressions and sitting at a plain wooden desk rather than the customary draped table.
Political Calculus: A 2016 Review: Turnout Wasn?t the Driver of Clinton?s Defeat - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:30am - Persuasion was a far bigger factor. To the extent Democratic turnout was weak, it was mainly among blacks, but that weakness has been exaggerated.
MSPs to back call for Scottish independence vote - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:18am - MSPs are expected to back First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's call for an independence referendum in a Holyrood vote.
Is Bondi White House-bound? Speculation follows meeting with Trump and NFL gr... - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:17am -
US sees a resurgent Russian military expanding into Afghanistan, Libya - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:13am - The Kremlin's ambitions in the Middle East reach far beyond Syria, according to US officials.
What George W. Bush Can Teach Trump About the Press - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:09am - I was in the administration during the last media war. It didn?t end well for us.
Pruitt takes fire from conservatives in climate showdown - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:08am -
Schumer headed for epic clash with McConnell - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:07am - They said they'd try to get along, but imminent battles over the Supreme Court and government funding will test that proposition.
Congress may stiff Trump on wall funding - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:06am - Republicans are afraid of losing a government shutdown showdown.
Mar-a-Lago can't release visitor logs ? because it doesn't keep them - 28 Mar 2017 at 5:05am - Democrats want to know who goes to President Trump's private clubs, but no one's keeping track.