GOP softens tone on Obama health law, mulls 'repairing' it

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are increasingly talking about repairing President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, a softening of tone that comes as their drive to fulfill a keystone campaign promise encounters disunity, drooping momentum and uneasy voters.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

GOP running into opposition from GOP on tax overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans face opposition to their plan to overhaul the way corporations pay federal taxes from a powerful group of lawmakers — other Republicans.

 

  • Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER , Associated Press

Zoologists say dead whale in Norway full of plastic bags

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian zoologists have found about 30 plastic bags and other plastic waste in the stomach of a beaked whale that had beached on a southwestern Norway coast.

 

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS