Trump warns Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an ominous warning, President Donald Trump declared Friday that fired FBI Director James Comey had better hope there are no "tapes" of their private conversations. Trump's tweet came the morning after he asserted Comey had told him three times he wasn't under FBI investigation.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, EILEEN SULLIVAN and JAKE PEARSON , Associated Press

Senate conservatives: Ease Obama health care law protections

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservative senators are pushing to diminish insurance coverage requirements imposed by President Barack Obama's health care law as Senate Republicans try fashioning legislation overhauling the nation's health care system.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM , Associated Press

GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — After campaigning on repealing the health care law and voting to gut it, an Iowa Republican is cautioning constituents fearful of losing coverage that the House GOP replacement is just "a tweak of Obamacare" that would have gone further had he had his way.

  • Written by THOMAS BEAUMONT , Associated Press