Emergency management

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, foreground, Vice President Mike Pence, and White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, walk up the steps of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, on the White House complex, to a meeting with staff members of House and Senate leadership, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 5:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Talks led by Vice President Mike Pence to resolve the government shutdown have failed to reach an agreement over President Donald Trump's demand for money from Congress for a border wall with Mexico. Democrats say...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 5:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Sunday that weekend shutdown talks led by his vice president would not break an impasse, as newly empowered House Democrats planned to step up the pressure on Trump and Republican lawmakers to reopen the government. Heading to Camp David for...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 2:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump held out little hope Sunday that another round of talks between top aides and congressional staff would produce meaningful progress toward ending the partial government shutdown, seeming to undercut his team by saying he needed to deal directly with...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 12:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump held out little hope Sunday that another round of talks between top aides and congressional staff would produce meaningful progress toward ending the partial government shutdown, seeming to undercut his team by saying he needed to deal directly with...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House while walking to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 12:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Top Democrats say President Donald Trump would face legal and political challenges if he tries to declare a national emergency to build the border wall with Mexico. House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House while walking to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 12:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Republican Susan Collins of Maine wants the Senate to take up House-passed bills to re-open the government. The GOP senator said Sunday that Congress could "reopen much of the government" while talks continue over...
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House while walking to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 06, 2019 - 10:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 10:25 a.m. President Donald Trump says he plans to call the heads of U.S. Steel and other steel companies to come up with a new design for the barrier he's insisting must be built along the southern border. That's despite...
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders talks to reporters about the government shutdown outside the White House, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
January 06, 2019 - 10:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 9:55 a.m. President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect anything to come out of a second day of negotiations between top administration officials and senior congressional staff trying to end the partial government shutdown...
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders talks to reporters about the government shutdown outside the White House, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
January 06, 2019 - 9:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 9:30 a.m. The White House press secretary says President Donald Trump is prepared to bypass Congress if necessary by declaring a national emergency to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Sarah Huckabee Sanders tells "...
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White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, left, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, and Vice President Mike Pence, talk as they walk down the steps of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 05, 2019 - 11:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With many federal workers frozen out of the jobs and vacationers blocked from public attractions their tax dollars pay for, talks between White House officials and congressional aides kicked off Saturday aimed at ending a government shutdown that President Donald Trump has said...
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