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.


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