Immigration order playing well to Trump's fans around nation

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump's order temporarily banning refugees and immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries is playing well in Trump Country, those places that propelled him to the White House.

  • Written by JAY REEVES , Associated Press

Fueled by protest, liberals push for blockade of Trump picks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are racing to respond to the wave of liberal outrage triggered by President Donald Trump, jumping into protests, organizing rallies and vowing to block more of the new president's nominees — including, possibly, his pick for the Supreme Court.

  • Written by LISA LERER , Associated Press

GOP pushing Price, Sessions, DeVos a step toward Senate OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are muscling more of President Donald Trump's Cabinet nominees to the cusp of Senate confirmation over Democratic objections, with committees poised to advance his picks to head agencies in the thick of partisan battles over health care, legal protections, education and the economy.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM , Associated Press