Trump picks Dow Chemical lawyer for key role at EPA


WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday tapped a chemical industry insider to run the Environmental Protection Agency office that oversees emergency response to hazardous spills and cleanups of the nation's most toxic sites.

  • Written by By MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press

Police: Suspect in college campus shooting apprehended

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — A 19-year-old student suspected of killing his parents at a Central Michigan University dormitory before running from campus was apprehended early Saturday following an intensive daylong search that included more than 100 police officers, some heavily armed in camouflage uniforms, authorities said.

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  • Written by By ED WHITE and MIKE HOUSEHOLDER , Associated Press

Republicans ignore Trump's policy whims _ but not on trade


WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in Congress have learned to ignore President Donald Trump's policy whims, knowing whatever he says one day on guns, immigration or other complicated issues could very well change by the next.

  • Written by By LISA MASCARO , AP Congressional Correspondent

China: Trump's tariffs to have 'huge impact' on global trade


BEIJING (AP) — China has warned that U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose high tariffs on steel and aluminum would have a "huge impact" on the global trading order and said Beijing would work with other nations to protect its interests.

  • Written by By JOE McDONALD , AP Business Writer

It's clear Trump is hazy in outlining gun measure priorities


WASHINGTON (AP) — In his quest to tackle gun violence, President Donald Trump has alternated between calling for tougher laws and declaring his fealty to the Second Amendment's right to bear arms, leaving a trail of befuddled lawmakers and advocates in his wake.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press