US House Republicans have reversed their decision to gut an independent congressional ethics office. US president-elect Donald Trump had suggested House members focused on the wrong issues. Is that a taste of what's to come in Washington?
The United States House of Representatives has passed President Donald Trump's flagship tax reform bill. The legislation could be Trump's first major victory following a raft of previous headline-grabbing failures.
The Department of Homeland Security argued that Haiti is now a safe country. However, as one Republican lawmaker noted, "Haiti remains in total disarray" after a horrific earthquake in 2010 and political turmoil.
The White House has asked the US Supreme Court to allow Donald Trump's latest travel ban to take full effect. Earlier, Washington said it was ending a temporary residency permit program for nearly 60,000 Haitians.
US President Donald Trump has reinstated a ban on trophy hunting amid a public uproar. However, the federal agency responsible for the ban still has on its website that it will issue permits for trophy hunting.
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