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FILE - In this April 4, 2013, file photo, a dragline excavator moves rocks above a coal seam at the Spring Creek Mine in Decker, Mont. President Trump's latest move to support coal mining is unlikely to turn around the industry's prospects immediately. Experts say the biggest problem faced by the mining industry today isn't a coal shortage of coal or even the prospect of climate change regulations, but an abundance of cheap natural gas. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File)
A look at how Trump's moves on coal will affect the industryPresident Donald Trump's move to roll back Obama-era regulations on climate change is unlikely to turn around the coal industry any time soon
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 5, 2017 file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing's Great Hall of the People. A senior State Department official says Chinese President Xi will meet with President Donald Trump the first full week of April. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
US official: Trump to meet China's Xi first week in AprilA senior State Department official says Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) will meet with President Donald Trump the first full week of April
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 26, 2010 file photo, Christy Mihos smiles as he is introduced prior to facing off against Charlie Baker before their Massachusetts Republican Gubernatorial debate in Hyannis, Mass. Mihos, a former owner of a convenience store chain who twice ran for governor of Massachusetts, died in hospice care on Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Stuart, Fla. He was 67. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
Convenience store magnate, governor candidate Mihos diesA convenience store magnate who twice ran for governor of Massachusetts has died at age 67
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, file photo, demonstrators gather to counter an anti-Planned Parenthood rally in Kent, Wash. Even with the Republican failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law, Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access, Planned Parenthood funding and abortion coverage in case they are jeopardized in the future.  (Grant Hindsley/seattlepi.com via AP, File)
States push to protect birth control despite failed GOP billThe failure of the Republican health care overhaul isn't stopping some Democratic state lawmakers from pushing legislation to protect birth control access, Planned Parenthood funding and abortion coverage
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipelineA timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FairPoint, Consolidated shareholders approve $1.5B mergerTelecommunications companies Consolidated Communications and FairPoint Communications say their shareholders have approved a proposed merger
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
FILE- This Feb. 13, 2017, file aerial photo shows a site where the final phase of the Dakota Access Pipeline will take place with boring equipment routing the pipeline underground and across Lake Oahe to connect with the existing pipeline in Emmons County in Cannon Ball, N.D. The Dakota Access pipeline developer said Monday, March 27, that it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the pipeline into service. (Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP, File)
Tribes' battle over Dakota Access pipeline not overAmerican Indian tribes fighting the Dakota Access pipeline say the pumping of oil into the pipe under their water source is a blow, but doesn't end their legal battle
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
President Donald Trump, accompanied by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, third from left, and Vice President Mike Pence, right, signs an Energy Independence Executive Order, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at EPA headquarters in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Trump tosses Obama's 'clean' energy plan, embraces coalDeclaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says would revive the coal industry and create jobs
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo, Defense Secretary Ash Carter responds to a question during a forum at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Harvard said Tuesday, March 28, 2017, that Carter is returning as a professor of technology and global affairs, and as director of Harvard's Belfer Center think tank. He previously taught at the Ivy League School from 1996 to 2009. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Former Pentagon chief Ash Carter returns to teach at HarvardFormer Defense Secretary Ash Carter is returning to teach at Harvard after leaving the Pentagon
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
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