After a hiatus, Michelle Pfeiffer returns in ‘mother!’

Along with “mother!” which Paramount Pictures will release Friday, Pfeiffer co-stars in Kenneth Branagh’s upcoming, more old-fashioned mystery “Murder on the Orient Express.” She has joined the cast of the “Ant-Man” sequel and earlier this year premiered the Sundance Film Festival entry “Where is Kyra?” in which she plays a woman struggling to survive in Brooklyn on her ailing mother’s income.

Senate bargainers say deal reached on children’s health

In a concession to Republicans, the agreement would phase out extra federal funds that have gone to states for the program since the additional money was mandated as part of President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law.

Senate GOP struggles with deficit in work on budget, taxes

President Trump had dinner with a group of Republican and Democratic senators to talk taxes, after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and GOP members of the Budget Committee met with two top Trump administration officials to make progress on forging the budget plan

TOTW: Churubusco Eagles Football Team

After surprising even themselves by beating Garrett and Eastside, we’re proud to honor the Busco Eagles as the Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.

Justices allow Trump administration ban on most refugees

The justices on Tuesday agreed to an administration request to block a lower court ruling that would have eased the refugee ban and allowed up to 24,000 refugees to enter the country before the end of October.