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Federal judge in Hawaii extends court order blocking Trump travel ban 6:46am EDT

HONOLULU A federal judge in Hawaii indefinitely extended on Wednesday an order blocking enforcement of President Donald Trump's revised ban on travel to the United States from six predominantly Muslim countries.

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Senate intelligence leaders pledge bipartisan Trump-Russia inquiry

WASHINGTON The Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday promised a thorough investigation into any direct links between Russia and Republican Donald Trump during his successful 2016 run for the White House. | Video

Election 2016, Russia 6:39am EDT

Trump to unveil $1 trillion infrastructure plan in 2017: official

WASHINGTON U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the Trump administration would unveil a $1 trillion infrastructure plan later this year, but she did not offer details of funding for projects.

Election 2016, U.S. 6:43am EDT

U.S. Commerce Secretary Ross to join economic dialogue with Japan: source

TOKYO U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is expected to join Vice President Mike Pence for a bilateral economic dialogue in Tokyo next month, a Japanese government official with direct knowledge of preparations said on Thursday, dashing Tokyo's hope of leaving thorny issues on trade off the negotiating table.

Election 2016, Japan 6:57am EDT

Senate tax chief sees room for repealing Obamacare levies in tax reform drive

WASHINGTON A looming push to overhaul the U.S. tax code could include the repeal of Obamacare taxes left intact by last week's collapse of the Republican healthcare bill, the Senate's top Republican on tax policy said on Wednesday. | Video

Election 2016 6:55am EDT

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