House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy regulation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has sent President Donald Trump legislation that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could eventually allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers.

 

  • Written by KEVIN FREKING , Associated Press

Kushner, taking new White House role, faces rare scrutiny

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jared Kushner has been a power player able to avoid much of the harsh scrutiny that comes with working in the White House. But this week he's found that even the president's son-in-law takes his turn in the spotlight.

 

  • Written by JONATHAN LEMIRE and JOSH BOAK , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Spicer says case closed on Russia. It's not

WASHINGTON (AP) — The question of collusion between Russian interests and Donald Trump's campaign is far from answered, despite repeated assertions by the president's spokesman that it's case closed.

 

  • Written by CALVIN WOODWARD and EILEEN SULLIVAN , Associated Press

Ex-Christie aides to be sentenced in New Jersey bridge case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two former aides to Gov. Chris Christie will be sentenced Wednesday for their roles in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal, the closing chapter of a traffic jam that sank the Republican's presidential aspirations.

 

  • Written by DAVID PORTER , Associated Press