A federal panel told the agency to revise its standard for dangerous levels of lead in paint within a year.
The Trump administration has said some inmates cannot challenge their unlawfully long prison sentences, reversing a long-held Justice Department position.
A federal appeals court in San Francisco said a ban on entry from six countries could go into effect for people with no ties to the United States.
Republican lawyers and lawmakers are working together to install conservative judges on the influential federal appeals courts at a clip not seen in decades.
It was the second court to weigh in on the dispute over the president’s executive order, which the Supreme Court has also been asked to review.
The administration’s attention to judicial vacancies stands in contrast to its less vigorous efforts to fill empty positions in the executive branch.