TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer plans to restructure the state environmental agency that drew criticism for its handling of the Flint water crisis under former Gov. Rick Snyder, The Associated Press has learned. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality will become the Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy. The agency…

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an assessment casting doubt on President Donald Trump’s goal of a nuclear-disarmed North Korea, U.S. intelligence agencies told Congress on Tuesday that the North is unlikely to entirely dismantle its nuclear arsenal. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, in testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, noted that North Korean leader Kim…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over the past week, President Donald Trump declared that the remains of U.S. service members are “back home where they belong” from North Korea, though that mission has barely started and already has run into a roadblock. He exaggerated economic performance under his presidency and the progress of the border wall that…

FILE – In this Nov. 20, 2018, file photo, Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Donald Trump, arrives for a ceremony to pardon the National Thanksgiving Turkey in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. An ethics watchdog group asked the Justice Department on Friday to investigate whether President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick to become the next attorney general said Tuesday that he would “not go after” ********* companies in states where cannabis is legal, even though he personally believes the drug should be outlawed. In his testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, William Barr said he would not use limited…