WH stops defending Flynn, raising questions about his fate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn's fate as one of President Donald Trump's senior aides is uncertain following reports that he discussed U.S. sanctions with a Russian envoy before Trump's inauguration.

  • Written by JILL COLVIN and JULIE PACE , Associated Press

Senate nears confirmation of Trump's pick to head Treasury

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to confirm President Donald Trump's pick for Treasury secretary despite complaints by Democrats that Steven Mnuchin failed to protect thousands of homeowners from unnecessary foreclosures when he headed OneWest Bank.

  • Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER , Associated Press

AP Fact Check: How did Trump statements measure up?

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a week of sound and fury from President Donald Trump, the commander in tweets. A look at how some of his statements fit with the facts:

 

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Adele wins top Grammys, but pays tribute to Beyonce

In an extraordinary moment between the music industry's top female artists, Adele beat Beyonce for three of the top Grammy Awards — then said her competitor deserved at least one of them.

 

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER , Associated Press

GOP must decide what to do with health law taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans love cutting taxes, especially if they were authored by a president named Barack Obama. But as they push their wobbly effort to erase his health care overhaul, they're divided over whether to repeal the levies the law imposed to finance its expanded coverage for millions of Americans.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM , Associated Press