Contrary to widespread perceptions, the IRS still appears to be enforcing the unpopular Obama-era requirement that most people carry health insurance or risk a fine.
The agency says on its website that it will...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 10:29 AM PDT
Puerto Rico Youth Stranded With School Still Out From Storm
Alanys Arroyo and her little brothers have been cooped up in a school for weeks, but they aren't in class. They've been living in a campus-turned-shelter in western Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria flooded...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 01:17 PM PDT
Trump Told Widow Soldier Knew 'What He Signed Up For': Rep.
A Florida congresswoman said she overheard President Donald Trump tell the widow of a Miami Gardens native killed in an ambush while on patrol in Niger that her husband "must've known what he signed up for,"...
The authors of a bipartisan plan to calm health insurance markets said Wednesday they'll push the proposal forward, even as President Donald Trump's stance ricocheted from supportive to disdainful to arm's-leng...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 06:34 PM PDT
Solace or Silence? Not All Families of Fallen Get Trump Call
Some got sympathy and solace. Some got silence. One got a promise of cash.
Relatives of people who died in military service have recounted varied interactions with President Donald Trump in the difficult...
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 06:29 PM PDT
Sessions Defends Comey Firing, Ties It to Clinton Email Case
Attorney General Jeff Sessions strongly defended President Donald Trump's firing of James Comey, but at a Senate hearing Wednesday repeatedly declined to discuss private conversations with the president about...
President Donald Trump took his tax sales pitch to a conservative think tank Tuesday evening, arguing his plan would be a boon to the economy, boosting growth and jobs.
"Let's give our country the best...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 06:15 PM PDT
Putin Rival Ties Kushner Meeting to Kremlin Bankers
A prominent exiled Russian oligarch said in an exclusive interview with NBC News that he is nearly certain Russian President Vladimir Putin tried to collaborate with the Trump campaign, and that he believes a...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 02:03 PM PDT
States Sue DeVos to Get For-Profit College Rule Restored
Democratic attorneys general in 17 states and the District of Columbia filed suit Tuesday against the U.S. Department of Education over its decision to block an Obama-era rule designed to protect students from...
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 04:11 PM PDT
Judge in Hawaii Blocks Latest Trump Travel Restrictions
A federal judge in Hawaii blocked most of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban Tuesday, just hours before it was set to take effect, saying the revised order "suffers from precisely the same maladies as...