Industry Regulation

Hannity to de Blasio: 'You drive me crazy!'

Aug 8, 2019

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio sparred, clashed and laughed with Fox News host Sean Hannity

Union: Mulvaney comments confirm agency moves meant to cut

Aug 6, 2019

A federal employees union says recent comments by acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney confirm the Trump administration's "grand strategy" to cut the federal workforce by relocating agency offices out of Washington

Louisiana launching medical marijuana after years of waiting

Aug 6, 2019

Louisiana is becoming the first Deep South state to dispense medical marijuana, four years after state lawmakers agreed to give patients access to therapeutic cannabis

The Latest: Trump's intelligence director pick withdraws

Aug 3, 2019

President Donald Trump's pick for national intelligence director, Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe, has withdrawn from consideration

APNewsBreak: Senators to introduce bipartisan wildfire bill

Aug 1, 2019

Senators from California and Montana say they are working on a bipartisan bill aimed at protecting communities from devastating wildfires like the one that killed 85 people and destroyed much of the Northern California town of Paradise last year

Ex-Mexican oil executive fined, banned from public office

Jul 30, 2019

Mexico's federal comptroller's office has fined a former executive with the state-owned oil company $200 million and banned him from holding public office for 10 years

School official won't seek new term after anti-Muslim posts

Jul 30, 2019

A New Jersey school board member who has refused to resign or apologize for disparaging two Muslim congresswomen and Islam on social media has decided not to seek re-election

Hundreds of refugees protest outside Australian Parliament

Jul 30, 2019

Hundreds of protesters have rallied outside Parliament House highlighting the uncertain futures of many refugees since Australia replaced permanent protection visas with temporary visas

Biden's full embrace of Obama health law has political risks

Jul 28, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is placing a big bet on expanding the Affordable Care Act, but the approach leaves him subject to attacks from the left, right and middle

T-Mobile's $26.5B Sprint deal OKed despite competition fears

Jul 26, 2019

U.S. regulators approve T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival Sprint