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It may be too late to save Ivanka's brand

Why it’s too late to save Ivanka Trump’s brandDepartment stores have been dropping the first daughter's products left and right — and online options don't seem viable.


Under Armour CEO responds after praising Trump

Kevin Plank, CEO of Under Armour. (Alex Brandon/AP)Kevin Plank wrote an open letter in the Baltimore Sun after he was criticized for calling the president "an asset to the country."


Trump sons to attend closed-door Dubai event

FILE- In this Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, workers re-install a gold letter sign for the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. U.S. President Donald Trump's two sons in charge of his business empire will attend a closed-door event to mark the opening of the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File)Donald Trump Jr. and his brother Eric will be in the Middle East this weekend for the opening of a golf club.


Trump now owns Obamacare

Trump now owns ObamacarePresident Trump seems gleeful every time the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, encounters some new difficulty. Health insurer Humana (HUM) recently said it would pull out of the ACA in 2018, a development Trump reveled in. Obamacare continues to fail.


Pipeline exec compares protesters to terrorists

The Oceti Sakowin camp, where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access pipeline being built on federal land. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune/AP)The executive vice president of the company building the controversial Dakota Access pipeline provided written testimony to Congress.


GOP issues boldest challenge to Trump yet

Michael Flynn (Marie Claire)Republicans are calling for ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn to testify before Congress.


CIA chief secretly meets Palestinian leader

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks at a press conference in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)Mike Pompeo met with President Mahmoud Abbas, say Palestinian officials, expressing concern with a recent White House suggestion.


Trump's labor secretary nominee drops out

Andy Puzder (Reuters)CEO Andy Puzder faced staunch opposition from Democrats and protests from union-backed groups.


Trump on Flynn: Media treated him 'unfairly'

Trump on Flynn: Media treated him "very, very unfairly." (AP)The president's comments come amid a new swirl of controversy over his ties to Russia.


Pope seems to back tribes in pipeline conflict

Pope seems to back tribes in pipeline conflict. (AP)Pope Francis said indigenous cultures have a right to defend "their ancestral relationship to the earth."


Senate rejects ban on guns for mentally ill

Detective Barbara J. Mattson of the Connecticut State Police holds up a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle, the same model used by Adam Lanza in the Sandy Hook school shooting. (AP)Congress votes to block an Obama-era regulation crafted in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre.


Trump to Netanyahu: Hold back on settlements

Trump to Netanyahu: Hold back on setltements. (AP)The president and Israel’s prime minister held a joint press conference at the White House ahead of talks.


Retired admiral offered Flynn job: report

Vice Adm. Robert S. Harward, commanding officer of Combined Joint Interagency Task Force 435, speaks to an Afghan official during his visit to Zaranj, Afghanistan, in this handout photo. (Reuters)The president has offered the national security advisor position to Bob Harward, says Foreign Policy magazine.


Clinton staffers react to Trump report

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a reception celebrating the completion of the U.S. Diplomacy Center Pavilion at the State Department. (AP)"Everything we suspected during this campaign is proving true," Clinton’s former press secretary tweeted.


Mattis: NATO members must boost spending

Jim Mattis: NATO members must boost spending. (AP)The U.S. defense secretary says the administration will "moderate its commitment" to NATO by the year-end.


Kremlin reacts to report on Trump aides

Kremlin reacts to report on Trump aides. (Reuters)"Let's not believe anonymous information," an official said. "It's … not based on any facts."


Not just young drivers are taking risks

A stop sign camera at the Top Of Topanga overlook in Topanga, Calif. (AP)There’s been a troubling trend in the number of U.S. traffic deaths, a new AAA Foundation study finds.


Trump slams 'un-American' intelligence leaks

Trump slams 'un-American' intelligence leaks. (BFMTV)The president reacts to reports that his officials were in contact with Russia during the election.


Arrest in death N. Korea leader's half-brother

Kim Jong Nam, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (AP)Malaysian police detain a woman in connection with the apparent murder of Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother.


Syrian refugee's simple message to Trump

Syrian refugee's simple message to Trump. (Yahoo News)A resident of a camp in Lebanon tells Yahoo News he'd like the president to visit those "who are lost between torn tents and a torn country."


NYT: Trump campaign, Russians were in contact

President Trump on the phone on Jan. 28 with Russian President Vladimir Putin as aides look on. (Andrew Harnik/AP)Phone records show Trump campaign staff had repeated contact with senior Russian intelligence officials, sources told the N.Y. Times.


'Gang hit' suspected in toddler's shooting death
Just days after two young girls were shot in the head, a toddler was killed by what Chicago police suspect was a bullet meant for a man with her.

Russia makes provocative military move

Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, meets with senior military officials. (Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik, Kremlin pool photo via AP)It deployed a cruise missile in violation of a Cold War-era arms control treaty, a Trump administration official says.


Man to plead guilty to aiding Calif. attack

A 2015 courtroom sketch of Enrique Marquez Jr. (Bill Robles via AP)Accused of buying rifles used in the San Bernardino massacre, Enrique Marquez Jr. agrees to plead guilty to criminal charges, records show.


Dam managers dismissed concern 12 years ago

The water from the Feather River flows through Oroville, Calif., Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. Water levels at Lake Oroville, which feeds the river are continuing to drop, stopping water from spilling over the spillway. Thousands of Northern California residents were asked to evacuate their homes Sunday evening after authorities warned the emergency spillway of the Oroville Dam could fail at any time unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)Environmental activists and local government officials warned about the risk of catastrophic flooding below the California’s Oroville Dam in 2005.


Ethics office pushes for Conway investigation

White House aide Kellyanne Conway answers media questions Monday. (AP)Kellyanne Conway's plug for Ivanka Trump products should be looked into and disciplinary action considered, the OGE chief says.


Rep. Swalwell questions Trump’s loyalty to U.S.

Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif, holds a news conference. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)Congressman Eric Swalwell says there's evidence leading him to question whether the president is loyal to the United States or Russia.


'Eroding' trust led to Flynn resignation: WH

"Eroding" trust led to Flynn's resignation, White House contends. (AP)White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says the president asked his former national security adviser to resign.


Lawmakers launch query on Trump's phone security

Lawmakers question Trump's smartphone security. (AP)Two senators send a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis expressing concerns about the president's reported use of an old device.


Northeast faces possibility of another storm

Northeast faces possibility of another storm. (AP)Following a snowstorm that brought more than 3 feet in Maine, the Northeast is expecting more snow and ice on Wednesday.


Kellyanne Conway struggles to explain Flynn

Kellyanne Conway struggles to explain Michael Flynn. (AP)Trump's senior counselor said Michael Flynn enjoyed “the full confidence of the president” just hours before he resigned.


Trump remarks endanger Berghdahl case

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl arrives for a pretrial hearing at Fort Bragg. (AP)The president’s criticism of the soldier facing a desertion charge raises the question of whether he can get a fair trial.


Why location of U.S. embassy in Israel matters

U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv (Reuters)The Trump administration has suggested it will break with long-standing U.S. policy and move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.


Feds defend surge in immigration raids

Foreign nationals are arrested during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. and Customs Enforcement (ICE). (AP)The Department of Homeland Security insists that a recent spike in arrests of undocumented immigrants is routine.


Trump national security adviser Flynn resigns

FILE- In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. Flynn resigned as President Donald Trump's national security adviser Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)Michael Flynn steps down following reports that he misled Vice President Pence and other officials about his contacts with Russia.


Feds warned White House about Flynn, Russia

Donald Trump and Michael Flynn (Getty Images)A source says the Justice Dept. was concerned that Trump's national security adviser could be in a compromised position.


Rare bipartisan vote: Shulkin confirmed for VA

David Shulkin on Capitol Hill on Feb. 1. (Alex Brandon/AP)The Senate votes 100-0 to approve David Shulkin as head of Veterans Affairs, where he has served as undersecretary for health.


Senate confirms Mnuchin as Treasury chief

Steven Mnuchin in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20. (Win McNamee/pool photo via AP)Despite strong objections from Democrats, former banker Steven Mnuchin wins enough votes to become Treasury secretary.


Official spars with CNN over voter fraud claim

Kansas official spars with CNN over voter fraud claim, but fails to provide evidenceKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, cited by a Trump aide on Sunday talk shows, was asked to provide evidence of N.H. improprieties.


Syrian chemical weapons killed 9: Report

Clashes between former Al-Qaeda affiliate Fateh al-Sham and the hardline jihadist Jund al-Aqsa faction erupted, after tensions over influence in Syria's Idlib provinceGovernment forces carried out at least eight chemical attacks during the final push for Aleppo, Human Rights Watch said.


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