Trump set to challenge Obama-era fuel standards in Michigan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving forcefully against Obma-era environmental rules, President Donald Trump is set to announce in Michigan plans to re-examine federal requirements that regulate the fuel efficiency of new cars and trucks.

  • Written by JILL COLVIN , Associated Press

Fed rate decision keeps stock markets in check

LONDON (AP) — Stock markets in Europe and Wall Street futures eked out modest gains Wednesday ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the U.S. Federal Reserve.


Trump travel ban faces key test in multiple courtrooms

The day before it is supposed to go into effect President Donald Trump's revised travel ban will be scrutinized in federal courtrooms across the country on Wednesday.

  • Written by BEN NUCKOLS and GENE JOHNSON , Associated Press

Icy conditions follow falling temps and Northeast snowstorm

NEW YORK (AP) — Concerns about falling temperatures and icy conditions on roads and sidewalks across the Northeast followed a late-season storm that plastered the region with sleet and snow.

  • Written by COLLEEN LONG and DENISE LAVOIE , Associated Press

Detroit school board OKs lawsuit to keep schools open

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's board of education has voted to sue the state to prevent any school closures after more than two dozen city schools were identified for potential shutdown.