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February 17, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo)
Senate confirms Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
February 17, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 16, 2017
Cracks are seen on the Fourcade glacier near Argentina's Carlini Base in Antarctica, January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Nicolas Misculin
Sudden reversal in Antarctic sea ice complicates argument by climate-change doubters
February 16, 2017 - 3:56pm
February 14, 2017
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen during a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee hearing in Washington on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Aaron P. Bernstein.
Yellen says March rate hike uncertain, effects from Trump policies remain unclear
February 14, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 13, 2017
Not even the world's deepest ocean trenches are free of pollution, scientists discover
February 13, 2017 - 12:31pm
February 10, 2017
Senators back bill aimed at improving rural telecom service
February 10, 2017 - 12:23pm
February 8, 2017
A man walks through the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers grants easement for Dakota Access pipeline
February 8, 2017 - 9:17pm
February 6, 2017
Ammar Aziz, center, surrounded by family members and friends, arrives at Washington Dulles International Airport in Virginia with his brother Tareq, not pictured, on Feb. 6. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
Two brothers were forced out by President Trump's executive order. On Monday, they moved to the US
February 6, 2017 - 3:52pm
Two Sloughi dogs stand with their owners after being introduced as one of the new breeds allowed to compete in this year's Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York, U.S., January 30, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
The truth about cats at the Westminster dog show
February 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
Heather Mack (L) and Tommy Schaefer (R) of the U.S. sit in a prison bus at Denpasar court following their verdicts on the Indonesian resort island of Bali April 21, 2015. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside/File Photo
Youtube comments could bring tougher sentence for U.S. woman in Bali suitcase murder
February 6, 2017 - 1:24pm
Officials involved with the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse stand as the public hearing into the Catholic Church authorities, begins another session in Sydney, Australia, February 6, 2017. Jeremy Piper/Handout via REUTERS
Australia's Catholic church tallies up six decades of child abuse allegations
February 6, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 3, 2017
State Department says about 60,000 visas revoked due to travel ban; Justice Department attorney says 100,000
February 3, 2017 - 3:16pm
February 2, 2017
Sgt. Richard Bratz, PIO Delaware State Police, issues a statement about the prison guards who were taken hostage by prison inmates, at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Delaware, U.S., February 1, 2017. REUTERS/Doug Curran
Delaware prison officer dead, one in hospital after uprising
February 2, 2017 - 11:40am
January 31, 2017
U.S. Sen. John Thune, right, delivers remarks while U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds, left, listens during a panel called "Check-in From Washington, DC" during Dakotafest in August in Mitchell.(Matt Gade/Republic)
Thune, Rounds back Gorsuch as SCOTUS nominee
January 31, 2017 - 8:14pm
Boy Scout Casey Chambers carries a rainbow flag during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California June 29, 2014. REUTERS/Noah Berger
Boy Scouts of America to begin accepting transgender boys
January 31, 2017 - 4:08pm
January 25, 2017
Ethanol industry could use a friend in Washington right now
January 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
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