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To Fight Wildlife Crime, Experts Say 'Follow the Money'

To Fight Wildlife Crime, Experts Say 'Follow the Money'

By Kelvin Chan and Katie Daigle | Sep 19
In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story.

Analysts See Trump Threats to Insurers Boosting Premiums

Analysts See Trump Threats to Insurers Boosting Premiums

By Alan Fram | Sep 16
Average premiums for individually purchased health insurance will grow around 15 percent next year, largely because of marketplace nervousness over whether President Donald Trump will block federal subsidies to insurers.

UVA President Criticizes Jefferson Statue Shrouding

UVA President Criticizes Jefferson Statue Shrouding

Sep 14
Protesters who draped a black shroud over a statue of Thomas Jefferson at the University of Virginia were "desecrating" ground many people consider "sacred," the president of the Charlottesville college said Wednesday.

AP FACT CHECK: No Consensus on Government-Paid Health Care

AP FACT CHECK: No Consensus on Government-Paid Health Care

By Calvin Woodward and Emily Swanson | Sep 14
Americans are not clamoring for single-payer health care, as Sen. Bernie Sanders suggests they are in proposing a plan that would have the government foot most medical bills.

Sanders, GOP Push Banner Health Care Bills

Sanders, GOP Push Banner Health Care Bills

By Alan Fram | Sep 13
Rival health care reform bills have little in common, other than the likelihood that neither is going anywhere.

Action on Student Loan Forgiveness Delayed as Rules Revised

Action on Student Loan Forgiveness Delayed as Rules Revised

By Maria Danilova | Sep 13
The Education Department is sitting on more than 65,000 unapproved claims as it rewrites Obama-era rules that sought to better protect students. The rewrite had been sought by the industry.

Prosecutors: Revoke 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli's Bail over Clinton Posting

Prosecutors: Revoke 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli's Bail over Clinton Posting

By Tom McElroy | Sep 10
Federal prosecutors on Thursday filed a court motion asking a judge to revoke Martin Shkreli's bail and throw him in jail because of recent threats the so-called "Pharma Bro" allegedly made against Hillary Clinton.

It's A 'Great Thing' to Deal with Democrats, Trump Now Says

It's A 'Great Thing' to Deal with Democrats, Trump Now Says

By Jonathan Lemire and Erica Werner | Sep 9
In public, Republican leaders glossed over the striking turn of events, but lawmakers in both parties were privately puzzling over how Trump's approach might affect the fate of the party's agenda.

Governors Back Bipartisan Senate Bid to Control Health Costs

Governors Back Bipartisan Senate Bid to Control Health Costs

By Alan Fram | Sep 9
A group of Republican and Democratic governors became the latest voices Thursday to endorse a bipartisan Senate drive to control health insurance costs, in defiance of President Donald Trump.

House Sends $15B Harvey Aid Bill, Debt Hike to Trump to Sign

House Sends $15B Harvey Aid Bill, Debt Hike to Trump to Sign

By Andrew Taylor | Sep 8
The House voted overwhelmingly on Friday to send a $15.3 billion disaster aid package to President Donald Trump, overcoming conservative objections to linking the emergency legislation to a temporary increase in America's borrowing authority.

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