FROM Stephanie O'Neill
Opening arguments begin in Santa Barbara oil spill trial Opening arguments began today at the Santa Barbara Courthouse, in a criminal trial against a Texas-based oil pipeline company. Plains All American Pipeline is charged with 15 criminal counts for its role in the 2015 Refugio Oil Spill.
The rescue effort in Montecito Rescue personnel are still looking for missing people. Residents are trying to take stock of the enormous damage - hundreds of homes and businesses. Parts of the 101 are looking like a mud choked river. We get the latest.
Will the Senate write a healthcare bill in secret? While Democrats and Republicans argue White House relations with Russia, another question is being decided behind closed doors: who gets help buying health insurance and who doesn't? We hear how the pros and cons are being shrouded in secrecy.
Trump's 'America First' goes missing abroad In the Middle East, President Trump is changing some policies of the Obama Administration—and reversing his own campaign attacks on Islam as a religion that "hates us." We hear about his visit to Saudi Arabia and what's at stake for the rest of his foreign excursion.
White House budget proposal slashes and burns President Trump's first budget request is considered dead on arrival in Congress — a familiar development in Capitol Hill. We hear what it reveals about the priorities of the new administration. What's likely to die… and what might survive?
The Trump agenda: where's the beef? President Trump says big things are happening. After celebrating a House bill on health care, he doesn’t yet have Senate agreement. With James Comey’s public testimony scheduled tomorrow, the President today tweeted his selection of a new FBI Director. Is the Chief Executive all style and no substance? Later, terror attacks in Iran and conflicting claims about who’s behind them.