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Fish Factor: Proposed budget would slash millions from NOAA Fisheries

The Trump Administration’s $4.4 trillion federal budget for next year takes some mean whacks to programs that affect fisheries. Off the top, the spending plan unveiled on...

Trump’s $4.4 trillion budget moves deficit sharply higher

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget for next year that heralds an era of $1 trillion-plus federal deficits and —...

Commentary: It’s time for a low-carbon energy economy

Nowhere is the Trump administration's historic assault on our natural environment more worrisome than his reckless push for increased offshore oil and gas drilling....

New US pot rule sparks latest clash over states’ rights

SAN FRANCISCO  — The decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rescind an Obama-era policy on federal marijuana enforcement sparked an outcry from Republicans...

Tax bill clears Senate in big boost for Trump, GOP

WASHINGTON — Republicans muscled the largest tax overhaul in 30 years through the Senate early Saturday, taking a big step toward giving President Donald...

Families of Navajo Code Talkers decry Trump’s political jab

FLAGSTAFF — Families of Navajo war veterans who were honored Monday at the White House say they were dumbfounded that President Donald Trump used...

Trump says US will declare NKorea a state sponsor of terror

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions...

Trump names former drug exec as new health secretary

WASHINGTON — Turning to an industry he's rebuked, President Donald Trump on Monday picked a former top pharmaceutical and government executive to be his...

Alaska signs gas pipeline project deal with China

By MARK THIESSEN The Associated Press ANCHORAGE — The state of Alaska took a major step toward realizing a long-sought pipeline to move natural gas from...

Walker: Trump plans meeting with Pacific governors

JUNEAU — President Donald Trump plans to meet with the governors of Alaska and Hawaii and Pacific U.S. territories amid ongoing tensions with North...