McConnell reveals new health bill; will his GOP support it?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell released his new but still-reeling health care bill Thursday, bidding for conservative support by letting insurers sell low-cost, skimpy policies and reaching for moderates with added billions to combat opioid abuse and help states rein in consumers' skyrocketing insurance costs.

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GOP chairman plans to call on Donald Trump Jr. to testify

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says he will call on President Donald Trump's son to testify amid investigations into Russian meddling in last year's election — and he says he'll subpoena him if necessary.

  • Written by By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Education official sorry for 'flippant' sex assault remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department's civil rights chief says she's sorry for making "flippant" remarks attributing 90 percent of campus sexual assault claims to both parties being drunk.

  • Written by By LAURIE KELLMAN and CAROLE FELDMAN , Associated Press