Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, a U.S. trade commission ruled Friday, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from abroad.


  • Written by By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press

Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault gets scrapped

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints.


  • Written by By MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press

Investigators reviewing HHS chief's private charter flights

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are examining Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights on the taxpayers' dime for official business.


  • Written by By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

Rollback of federal police reform program riles advocates

A South Carolina city sought the federal government's help in rebuilding community trust after the 2015 fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by a white officer. Civil rights advocates hoped the resulting comprehensive review of police interactions would be a first step toward meaningful change.


  • Written by By AMY FORLITI , Associated Press