Government Business And Finance

Panel approves ban on sale of flavored e-cigs in New York

Sep 17, 2019

A state health panel has approved an emergency ban on sales of flavored e-cigarettes in New York

Democrats push ahead with short-term bill to avoid shutdown

Sep 17, 2019

Democrats controlling the House are keeping a short-term, government-wide spending measure that's needed to prevent a government shutdown free of controversy

EPA set to end California's ability to regulate fuel economy

Sep 17, 2019

The Trump administration is poised revoke California's authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy

Protest likely to greet Trump fundraising trip in California

Sep 17, 2019

Trump is making a rare visit to the Democratic stronghold of California where a series of high-dollar fundraisers will likely be met with protest

Fishermen demand a say in decisions on offshore wind energy

Sep 17, 2019

A congressional subcommittee has heard from fishermen asking for input on crucial decisions about offshore wind energy

Indiana lawmakers seek probe of ex-abortion doctor's clinics

Sep 16, 2019

Indiana's attorney general says he'll work with his Illinois counterpart to investigate the discovery of more than 2,000 medically preserved fetal remains at the Illinois home of a late doctor who performed abortions in Indiana

AP source: New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns

Sep 16, 2019

AP source: New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's tax returns

The Latest: Indiana, Illinois AGs to probe fetal remains

Sep 16, 2019

Indiana's attorney general says he'll work with his Illinois counterpart to investigate last week's discovery of more than 2,000 medically preserved fetal remains at the Illinois home of a late Indiana abortion clinic doctor

Trump mocks Democrats, vows new tax cut in trip to Baltimore

Sep 13, 2019

President Donald Trump is mocking Democrats and promising a new tax cut package after returning to the city he recently disparaged as a "rat and rodent infested mess."

US, China exchange goodwill gesture ahead of trade talks

Sep 13, 2019

US, China exchange goodwill gestures ahead of October trade talks