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In this Feb. 21, 2017, file photo, White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington. The Trump administration could revise or withdraw an Obama-era directive requiring public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their chosen gender identity. Spicer said Tuesday the Justice Department is working on a new set of guidelines on bathroom access but offered no other details. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
What happens if Trump pulls transgender bathroom guidance?The Trump administration plans to lift an Obama-era directive that told public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their chosen gender identity
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Amy Kuiken, 34, of Dallas, Pa., holds her sign, as she listens to a person's story during a town hall meeting regarding health care at the United Neighborhood Center in Scranton, Pa., Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., was invited to speak at the town hall, but did not attend. (Butch Comegys/The Times & Tribune via AP)
Republicans who won after rowdy town halls now avoiding themRepublicans who six years ago rode a wave of Tea Party discontent at town halls targeting congressional members are now skipping them to avoid giving Democrats the opportunity to strike back with the same tactic
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 17, 2016 file photo, a new sticker is placed on the door at the ceremonial opening of a gender neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle. A government official says the Trump administration will revoke guidelines that say transgender students should be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity.  (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
Trump administration to lift transgender bathroom guidanceThe White House says the Trump administration will revoke federal guidelines telling public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Managing director of the International Monetary Fund, IMF, Christine Lagarde, left, meets German chancellor Angela Merkel, at the chancellery in Berlin, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.  (Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP)
IMF: No haircut for Greek debt but more reforms are neededInternational Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde says she sees no need for a "haircut" of Greek debt but that Athens needs to make "significant progress" on reforms
The Associated Press1 hour ago
France: PSA-Opel deal would be good news if jobs are savedFrance's finance minister says a possible PSA Group takeover of General Motors' German subsidiary Opel could help both companies if it doesn't lead to job cuts
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2017 file photo, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly speaks in Munich, Germany. President Donald Trump is sending Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Kelly to Mexico on a fence-mending mission made all the more challenging by the actual fence he wants to build on the southern border. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Trump sends top aides to Mexico amid deep strains with USPresident Donald Trump is sending his top diplomat and homeland security chief to Mexico on a fence-mending mission made all the more challenging by the actual fence he wants to build on the southern border
The Associated Press1 hour ago
House speaker getting firsthand look at US-Mexico borderHouse Speaker Paul Ryan is leading lawmakers on a tour of the US-Mexico border for a firsthand look as the Trump administration steps up immigration enforcement and prepares to ask Congress to pay for a border wall
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2017 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks in Washington. While Oklahoma’s attorney general, emails show that new Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt was in frequent contact with fossil fuel companies and special interest groups working to undermine federal efforts to curb planet-warming carbon emissions.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Emails: EPA's Pruitt cozy with fossil fuel industryWhile serving as Oklahoma's attorney general, new EPA chief Scott Pruitt was in frequent contact with fossil fuel companies and special interest groups working to undermine federal efforts to curb planet-warming carbon emissions
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Trump expected to submit budget blueprint on March 13Capitol Hill Republicans say the White House is planning to submit President Donald Trump's budget plan to Congress in mid-March
The Associated Press1 hour ago
DNC race remains tight as energized Democrats combat TrumpThe contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid just days before Democratic activists will meet to pick a new party chair
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High court ruling limits international reach of patent lawsThe Supreme Court has sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the international reach of U.S. patent laws
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows death row inmate Duane Buck. The Supreme Court has ordered a new court hearing for a Texas prison inmate Buck who claims improper testimony about his race tainted his death sentence. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
Supreme Court orders new hearing for black Texas inmateThe Supreme Court has ordered a new court hearing for a black Texas prison inmate whose death sentence may have been tainted by disturbing references to race
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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