Trump's infrastructure plan comes with a huge hole

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump unveils his plan to beef up the nation's infrastructure plan next month, it will include a crater-sized hole.

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  • Written by By JOAN LOWY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press

Report: Trump wanted Mueller fired, backed off

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump demanded the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June but backed down after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign, according to a New York Times report that Trump quickly dismissed Friday as "fake news."

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  • Written by By TOM LOBIANCO , Associated Press

Mueller questioned 20 White House employees in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 20 White House employees have given interviews to the special counsel in his probe of possible obstruction of justice and Trump campaign ties to Russian election interference, according to a document that underscores the breadth of the investigation.

  • Written by By CHAD DAY and MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press

Trump plan offers citizenship path to 1.8 million immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has unveiled a proposal that provides a pathway to citizenship for 1.8 million young immigrants living in the country illegally, in exchange for new restrictions on legal immigration and $25 billion in border security.

  • Written by By ZEKE MILLER, JILL COLVIN and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press

US economy grew at 2.6 percent rate in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a solid rate of 2.6 percent in the final three months of last year, helped by the fastest consumer spending since the spring of 2016 and a big rebound in home construction.

  • Written by By MARTIN CRUTSINGER , AP Economics Writer