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The U.S., and French flags are displayed on the Eisenhower Executive Office Building as seen through the portico of the West Wing of the White House, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump plans to celebrate nearly 250 years of U.S.-French relations by hosting President Emmanuel Macron at a glitzy White House state dinner on Tuesday. It’s the first state visit and the first big soiree of the Trump era in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Macron to give Trump seedling from World War I battle siteFrench President Emmanuel Macron is bringing an environmentally friendly gift to the White House when he visits U.S. President Donald Trump this week: a tree sapling
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Pallbearers carry the casket of former first lady Barbara Bush after a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip , Pool)
The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential libraryFormer first lady Barbara Bush has been laid to rest at her husband's presidential library in Texas
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FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standards. The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chiefIn spite of denials, EPA chief did meet last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to bargain-priced condo where he was living
The Associated Press6 hours ago
CORRECTS TO SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2018- International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks with World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at Development Committee Plenary during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Saturday, April 21, 2018. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Mnuchin expresses optimism trade standoffs can be resolvedUS Treasury secretary expresses optimism over trade tensions
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Cohen, copies of materials seized from him by the FBI by May 11. They notified a New York judge Wednesday. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'The government is investigating President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer, but Trump says he's not expecting Michael Cohen to "flip" _ meaning cooperate in exchange for leniency
The Associated Press8 hours ago
U. S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney delivers his speech to the delegates at the Utah Republican Nominating Convention Saturday, April 21, 2018, at the Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah. (Leah Hogsten/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP)
Romney must compete in primary for Senate seatMitt Romney has been forced into a Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat in Utah as he looks to restart his political career by replacing long-serving Sen. Orrin Hatch
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In the Wednesday, April 18, 2018, photo, Rep. Mike Kennedy, R-Alpine, speaks on the House floor during a special session at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. Romney is gearing up for arguably the biggest challenge of his Senate campaign: A Utah Republican party convention where he'll have to face down nearly a dozen contenders in front of a far-right-leaning audience. Others in the crowded field include state Rep. Kennedy, who has served in the Legislature since 2013. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
The Latest: Romney promises hard campaign in Senate primaryMitt Romney says he is looking forward to a primary campaign after failing to win the nomination for the U.S. Senate seat in Utah at the state GOP convention.
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standards. The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief, despite denialsIn spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush comforts his father, former President George H.W. Bush during a funeral service for his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip , Pool)
Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush rememberedBarbara Bush, the "first lady of the Greatest Generation," laid to rest after hundreds of dignitaries, friends and family attend funeral
The Associated Press12 hours ago
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde accompanied by (IMFC) Chair and South Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyagothey attend the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) conference during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Mnuchin expresses optimism for resolution of trade fightsTreasury Secretary Mnuchin expresses cautious optimism for resolution of contentious trade fights
The Associated Press14 hours ago
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde accompanied by (IMFC) Chair and South Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyagothey attend the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) conference during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
The Latest: World Bank approves increase in lending capacityWorld Bank approves $13 billion increase in its lending capacity tied to reforms
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Iranian foreign minister wants 'respect' from USIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his government needs to see a "change of attitude" from the U.S. administration before any meaningful negotiations can begin over several U.S. citizens being held prisoner in Iran
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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