An offshore oil rig

Judge Rules Trump Can't Reverse Obama-Era Off-Shore Drilling Ban

Barack Obama banned new leases for offshore drilling. But according to a federal judge, only Congress can reverse it.

  Policy

1:09A patch on the uniform of a U.S. Border Patrol agent
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Officials Release Autopsy Report Of Girl Who Died In CBP Custody

1:00William Barr
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Justice Department Says It Will Release Mueller's Report In April

2:26CBP agents stand guard on the U.S. side of the San Ysidro port of entry during an exercise which briefly closed the crossing.
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How The Economy Would Be Impacted If Trump Really Closed The Border

1:27President Donald Trump
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Trump Threatens to Close US-Mexico Border 'Next Week'

1:24President Donald Trump
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Judge Blocks Trump's Expansion Of Small-Business Health Plans

0:54A Walmart employee
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Maryland Becomes Next State To Approve $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage

0:52President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in
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Trump To Meet With South Korea's President In April

1:31Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen
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DHS Asks For Authority To Send Some Migrant Children Back Home

3:12Political Yard Signs
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Fundraising Fuels Campaigns, Would Public Funds Stop The Money Race?

2:54Marijuana at Herbal Alternatives medical marijuana dispensary in Washington, D.C.
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A Bill To Let Weed Businesses Use Banks Is One Step Closer to Passing

0:43Wisconsin capitol building.
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Appeals Court Reinstates Some Wisconsin Lame-Duck Laws

1:07House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings
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House Committee Requests President Trump's Financial Records

2:09Copies of White House's fiscal year 2020 budget
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Does Trump Want To 'Slash' Health Care To Pay For Tax Cuts?

2:00President Donald Trump with Sens. Mitch McConnell and Roy Blunt
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Saying The Mueller Report 'Exonerated' Trump May Be Premature

4:29Protester holds a sign in favor of socialism
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Socialism Is Trending — Here's What It Really Means

1:30Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and Russian President Vladimir Putin
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Venezuela Chaos Tests Ties Between Putin And Maduro

3:41March For Our Lives protesters
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Senate Debates 'Extreme Risk' Gun Confiscation Laws

1:00U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
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Democratic Candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Releases 2018 Tax Return

1:26"Dreamers" take part in a protest near Trump Tower in 2017
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Bipartisan Legislation Could Give Dreamers A Path To Citizenship

1:04Betsy DeVos.
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House Democrats Slam Proposed Education Department Budget Cuts

1:00Boeing 737 aircraft
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Senate Aviation Committee Holds First Hearing Since Deadly Crash

1:09Special counsel Robert Mueller
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Redacted Mueller Report To Be Released In Coming Weeks

1:32Destruction in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria
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Federal Watchdog Probes Possible 'Interference' In Puerto Rico Aid

14:19Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos (C) arrives at a closed door hearing before Congress.
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George Papadopoulos On 'Deep State' Plot Against Him, Pardon

10:25Former Trump Campaign aide George Papadopoulos in interview with Newsy's Chance Seales
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George Papadopoulos On His Plea Deal, What He Knew Of Russian Hacks

1:20Deputy Transportation Secretary Jeffrey Rosen
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Trump Nominates Jeffrey Rosen As Deputy Attorney General

3:38United States Supreme Court Building
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6 Murder Trials: Curtis Flowers' Story Shows The Power Of Prosecutors

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Gun Rights Group Plans To Continue Court Fight Over Bump Stock Ban

1:41President Donald Trump
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New Study Says Trump's Tariffs Cost Americans $1.4 Billion Per Month

3:01Vice President Mike Pence speaks at AIPAC conference
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Elected Officials Denounce Anti-Semitism At AIPAC Conference