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September 15, 2017
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, center, announces on 6-29-2015 at the state Capitol in Bismarck, the state joining attorneys general from 11 other states in a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over the EPA's new rule defining "Waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act. Second from the left is North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring.6-29-2015
Stenehjem, other attorney generals, express concerns over Equifax response
September 15, 2017 - 4:20pm
FILE PHOTO: Outside President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., Dec. 17, 2016. Stephen Crowley / The New York Times
Taxpayers billed $1,092 for an official's two-night stay at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club
September 15, 2017 - 1:33pm
U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May during in a working dinner at a NATO summit in Brussels, May 25, 2017. British leaders were infuriated this week when the name of the Manchester concert bomber was disclosed by American officials, and further outraged when The New York Times ran investigators’ photographs of the bomb remnants. (Matt Dunham/Pool via The New York Times)
Trump's tweets after London attack draw anger from the U.K.
September 15, 2017 - 1:07pm
September 14, 2017
From left: Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) during a news conference on the Child Care for Working Families Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
'He likes us': Schumer, on hot mic, touts Trump's affection for him and Pelosi
September 14, 2017 - 4:44pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) speaks about funding bills during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 14, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
Paul Ryan dismisses potential DACA deal between Pres. Trump and Democrats
September 14, 2017 - 12:54pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and fellow Democrats speak about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 6, 2017. File photo. Tom Brenner / The New York Times
Analysis: Trump's diehard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on 'dreamers'
September 14, 2017 - 7:22am
September 13, 2017
President Donald Trump speaks during a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers regarding tax policy, at the White House in Washington, Sept. 13, 2017. The Trump administration and Republican leaders of Congress will jointly release a detailed framework of their plan to overhaul the tax code during the week of Sept. 25. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Top Democrats announce deal with Trump to fix DACA, exclude building of controversial border wall
September 13, 2017 - 9:39pm
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license would be developed once the state approves a plan. The 2016 Legislature did not agree on a plan. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
After assurances, Minnesota officials now think the state will be OK with Real ID compliance
September 13, 2017 - 8:37pm
John Kelly, the White House chief of staff, looks on as President Donald Trump hosts a bipartisan group of lawmakers to discuss tax policy, at the White House in Washington, Sept. 13, 2017. From left: Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.Y.), Trump and Rep Tom Reed (R-N.Y.).(Doug Mills/The New York Times)
White House, Republican leaders plan to reveal tax cut details in two weeks
September 13, 2017 - 7:52pm
en. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., talks to Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., during a Senate hearing in February 2017. Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg
GOP leaders say tax plan coming soon as Trump courts Democrats, including ND's Heitkamp
September 13, 2017 - 4:41pm
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders holds a press briefing at the White House in Washington, Sept. 13, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
ESPN anchor's comment is a 'fireable offense,' White House press secretary says
September 13, 2017 - 2:43pm
Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign event at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 2, 2016. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Analysis: Hillary Clinton still doesn't get 'what happened' in the 2016 election
September 13, 2017 - 2:27pm
Minn. city snuffs ordinance restricting sale of tobacco to buyers under 21
September 13, 2017 - 8:37am
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-ND, speaks at a news conference June 21, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures. Yuri Gripas / Reuters
'Somebody needs to go to jail' after Equifax data breach, Heitkamp says
September 13, 2017 - 8:29am
September 12, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton
Dayton, lawmakers choose a mediator in veto case
September 12, 2017 - 10:29pm