Twitter to talk to House, Senate in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Social media giant Twitter is visiting Capitol Hill Thursday as part of the House and Senate investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 elections.

  • Written by By MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press

Supreme Court to hear new challenge to labor unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Supreme Court with a reconstituted conservative majority is taking on a new case with the potential to financially cripple Democratic-leaning labor unions that represent government workers. The justices deadlocked 4-4 in a similar case last year.

  • Written by By MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press

Trump waives cargo restrictions to speed help to Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure to do more for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, President Donald Trump is waiving federal restrictions on foreign ships' transportation of cargo to the island.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press