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The Latest: Catalan lawmakers make way for independence vote

MADRID (AP) - The Latest on the Catalan parliament's vote to pave the way for an independence referendum (all times local):9:40 p.m.The Catalonia region's...

GOP Rep. Reichert of Washington state retiring after 7 terms

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Republican Rep. Dave Reichert of Washington state said Wednesday that he is retiring from Congress after seven terms.Reichert, 67, a...

Ryan sees compromise on immigration after Trump forces issue

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday he sees the possibility for compromise after President Donald Trump gave Congress six months to...

GOP Rep. Reichert of Washington state retiring after 7 terms

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican Rep. Dave Reichert of Washington state said Wednesday he is retiring from Congress after seven terms.Reichert, 67, a former King...

House passes bill to speed deployment of self-driving cars

WASHINGTON (AP) - The House voted Wednesday to speed the introduction of self-driving cars by giving the federal government authority to exempt automakers from...

Prosecutors: Sen. Menendez ‘sold his office’ for ritzy trips

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez "sold his office for a lifestyle he couldn't afford" by accepting luxury trips from a wealthy...

Trump Jr. to speak privately Thursday to Senate staff

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's oldest son was expected to meet privately on Thursday with a Senate committee investigating Russian interference in the...

Trump to push Democrats on tax overhaul in North Dakota

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump aims to pitch tax reform as an opportunity for bipartisan cooperation during a speech Wednesday in North Dakota,...

Top senator sees both parties blamed if no health compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) - Both parties must give ground to craft a compromise bill shoring up the nation's individual health insurance markets or they'll be...

The Latest: Trump aims to solve big issues in ‘rational way’

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Congress (all times local):11:40 a.m.President Donald Trump is meeting with congressional leaders at the White House, and he's...