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Divided Republicans await guidance from Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Flailing and divided, congressional Republicans are hoping for clarity from President Donald Trump on key issues like health care when he delivers his first speech to a joint meeting...

Trump takes on entrenched practice of Washington leaks

NEW YORK (AP) — When White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer wanted to crack down on leaks last week, he collected his aides' cell phones to check for communication with reporters. The crackdown quick...

Trump looks to refocus his presidency in address to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — With his first address to Congress, President Donald Trump gets an opportunity to refocus his young administration on the economic issues that helped him get elected. His allies hope...

Partisan discord tainting probes of Russia, Trump, election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Partisan discord is seeping into House and Senate intelligence committee investigations of the Kremlin's interference in the 2016 presidential election and whether President Donald T...

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China's coal consumption falls for 3rd year in a row

BEIJING (AP) — China's consumption of coal fell in 2016 for a third year in a row, official data showed Tuesday, as the world's top carbon polluter has emerged as a global leader in addressing global ...

BC-AS--Asian News Digest, AS

ASIA: MALAYSIA-NORTH KOREA - Malaysia's attorney general says the two women accused of killing the half brother of North Korea's leader with a nerve agent in a Kuala Lumpur airport t...

UN defends refugee vetting as Trump mulls revised entry ban

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — In an office cubicle at the U.N. refugee agency, a Syrian woman and her three daughters took turns staring into a camera for iris scans. Their biometric registration, a first step...

Asia stocks advance ahead of Trump speech, China congress

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after another strong finish on Wall Street as investors awaited a speech by President Donald Trump to the U.S. Congress. KEEP...

Russia pledges to veto UN sanctions resolution on Syria

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia pledged to veto a Western-backed U.N. resolution Tuesday that would impose sanctions on 21 Syrian individuals, organizations and companies allegedly involved in chemical w...