Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken law, lawmakers say

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to violate federal law when he failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organizations after a trip there in 2015, leaders of a House oversight committee say.

  • Written by CHAD DAY and STEPHEN BRAUN , Associated Press

Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting down to a budget deadline, the White House has toyed with a hardball health care tactic to force Democrats to yield on President Donald Trump's priorities.

 

  • Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Wells Fargo's top management faced a series of protesters and apologized to investors Tuesday, but board members kept their jobs — albeit barely in some cases — at the first big shareholder meeting since a scandal over sales practices erupted.

  • Written by KEN SWEET , AP Business Writer

Trump's 100-days promises: Fewer than half carried out

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sure enough, the big trans-Pacific trade deal is toast, climate change action is on the ropes and various regulations from the Obama era have been scrapped. It's also a safe bet President Donald Trump hasn't raced a bicycle since Jan. 20, keeping that vow.

  • Written by JILL COLVIN and CALVIN WOODWARD , Associated Press

Gov't shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bipartisan bargainers are making progress toward a budget deal to prevent a partial federal shutdown this weekend, a major hurdle overcome when President Donald Trump signaled he would put off his demand that the measure include money to build his border wall with Mexico.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM and ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press