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  • Wyoming voters choose from 6 Republican governor candidates

    Wyoming voters choose from 6 Republican governor candidates

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:19:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:24 GMT
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.
  • EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power

    EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...

    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

  • Kavanaugh tells senator Roe v. Wade is settled law

    Kavanaugh tells senator Roe v. Wade is settled law

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:43:03 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:10:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, center, walks to the office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., for a meeting with her on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kavanaugh is set to meet with Republican Sen. ...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, center, walks to the office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., for a meeting with her on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kavanaugh is set to meet with Republican Sen. ...

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins supports abortion rights and has vowed to oppose any nominee who has "demonstrated hostility" to Roe v. Wade, but she has spoken highly of President Donald Trump's nominee.

    Republican Sen. Susan Collins supports abortion rights and has vowed to oppose any nominee who has "demonstrated hostility" to Roe v. Wade, but she has spoken highly of President Donald Trump's nominee.

  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:10:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...

    The hacking attempts mirror similar Russian attacks ahead of the 2016 election, which U.S. intelligence officials have said were focused on helping to elect Republican Donald Trump to the presidency by hurting his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

    The hacking attempts mirror similar Russian attacks ahead of the 2016 election, which U.S. intelligence officials have said were focused on helping to elect Republican Donald Trump to the presidency by hurting his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

  • AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraud

    AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraud

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:38:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:10:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

    Two people familiar with the financial fraud investigation of Michael Cohen say his lawyers are in negotiations with prosecutors that could result in a plea deal, possibly within hours.

    Two people familiar with the financial fraud investigation of Michael Cohen say his lawyers are in negotiations with prosecutors that could result in a plea deal, possibly within hours.

  • Top UNC leaders condemn Confederate statue toppling

    Top UNC leaders condemn Confederate statue toppling

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:54:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:09:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.
  • Poll: Support for school choice growing among Republicans

    Poll: Support for school choice growing among Republicans

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:15:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:05:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018, file photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies during hearing on the FY19 budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs has gon...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018, file photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies during hearing on the FY19 budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. Support for charter schools and private school voucher programs has gon...

    Meanwhile, Americans seem to be more satisfied with their local police and the post office than with their neighborhood school.

    Meanwhile, Americans seem to be more satisfied with their local police and the post office than with their neighborhood school.

  • The Latest: Envoy: Sanctions based on malicious insinuations

    The Latest: Envoy: Sanctions based on malicious insinuations

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:06:23 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:04:54 GMT
    UK calls on EU to weigh possible toughening of sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow poisoned a former Russian spy in Britain.
    UK calls on EU to weigh possible toughening of sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow poisoned a former Russian spy in Britain.
  • States move quickly to tap into money for election security

    States move quickly to tap into money for election security

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:11:04 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:52:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Kelly Monroe, investigator with the Georgia Secretary of State office, left, takes a look at a new voting machine that produces a paper record being tested at a polling...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Kelly Monroe, investigator with the Georgia Secretary of State office, left, takes a look at a new voting machine that produces a paper record being tested at a polling...
    States are tapping into $380 million approved by Congress to help them shore up their election systems amid ongoing threats of Russian interference.
    States are tapping into $380 million approved by Congress to help them shore up their election systems amid ongoing threats of Russian interference.
  • Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

    Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:04:15 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:41:38 GMT
    The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges...
    The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges suspended.
  • Trump sends mean tweets, first lady talks positivity online

    Trump sends mean tweets, first lady talks positivity online

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:18:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:31:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). First lady Melania Trump speaks as she attends the 6th Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention (FPBP) Summit at Health and Human Service in Rockville, Md., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). First lady Melania Trump speaks as she attends the 6th Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention (FPBP) Summit at Health and Human Service in Rockville, Md., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities for children to share ideas on how to be good citizens online.
    Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities for children to share ideas on how to be good citizens online.
  • Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

    Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:43:22 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:31:27 GMT
    A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices...
    A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week.
  • Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

    Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:48:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:31:22 GMT
    President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Pablo MartinPresident Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Pablo Martin

    President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices" and says he "we won't let that happen.".

    President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices" and says he "we won't let that happen.".

  • Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:33:15 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:31:19 GMT
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.
  • Logic stages immigrant protest at VMAs with parents, kids

    Logic stages immigrant protest at VMAs with parents, kids

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:34:06 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:50:10 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Ryan Tedder of One Republic, left, and Logic embrace after performing "One Day" onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Ryan Tedder of One Republic, left, and Logic embrace after performing "One Day" onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.

    The children stood in a line as a "human wall," some swaying and clapping to Logic's new song, "One Day."

    The children stood in a line as a "human wall," some swaying and clapping to Logic's new song, "One Day."

  • Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

    Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:39:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott carry boxes into the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after the two men gathered signatures to get their ticket on the November...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott carry boxes into the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after the two men gathered signatures to get their ticket on the November...
    Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday.
    Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday.
  • AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen

    AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:18:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:09:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In a Monday, July 30, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, formerly a lawyer for President Trump, leaves his hotel, in New York. Attorney Barbara Jones revealed in a letter filed Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Manhattan fed...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In a Monday, July 30, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, formerly a lawyer for President Trump, leaves his hotel, in New York. Attorney Barbara Jones revealed in a letter filed Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Manhattan fed...

    Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen say prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against the former Donald Trump lawyer that could be brought before the end of the month.

    Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen say prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against the former Donald Trump lawyer that could be brought before the end of the month.

  • The Latest: EPA to reveal rule changes on coal-fired plants

    The Latest: EPA to reveal rule changes on coal-fired plants

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:33:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:54:27 GMT
    The Trump administration is set to announce plans to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming.
    The Trump administration is set to announce plans to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming.
  • Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

    Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:18:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:54:23 GMT
    (Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). Jim Carroll, acting deputy director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy speaks at a press conference following a meeting with state and city officials at the Connecticut Mental Health ...(Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). Jim Carroll, acting deputy director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy speaks at a press conference following a meeting with state and city officials at the Connecticut Mental Health ...
    Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment.
    Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment.
  • 'Scorched earth' spending in Wisconsin governor's race

    'Scorched earth' spending in Wisconsin governor's race

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:02 AM EDT2018-08-21 08:02:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:08:17 GMT
    A conservative advocacy group funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is launching a $1.8 million television ad buy for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.
    A conservative advocacy group funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is launching a $1.8 million television ad buy for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.
  • States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:47 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:53:05 GMT
    The 19 states that sued the Texas company fear the plans, if disseminated online, could be used by people who are not legally permitted to buy or possess guns. (Source: CNN)The 19 states that sued the Texas company fear the plans, if disseminated online, could be used by people who are not legally permitted to buy or possess guns. (Source: CNN)

    The 19 states that sued the Texas company fear the plans, if disseminated online, could be used by people who are not legally permitted to buy or possess guns.

    The 19 states that sued the Texas company fear the plans, if disseminated online, could be used by people who are not legally permitted to buy or possess guns.

  • MTV launches drive to get young people to vote

    MTV launches drive to get young people to vote

    Monday, August 20 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:03:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:24:08 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment commissioner Julie Menin, center, Darren Pfeffer, executive vice president of MSG live, left, and Bruce Gillmer, global hea...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment commissioner Julie Menin, center, Darren Pfeffer, executive vice president of MSG live, left, and Bruce Gillmer, global hea...
    MTV is launching a drive to get young people registered and voting this fall, the first time the youth-centric network is doing so in a non-presidential election year.
    MTV is launching a drive to get young people registered and voting this fall, the first time the youth-centric network is doing so in a non-presidential election year.
  • Trump looks to Brennan for a foil in Russia probe spat

    Trump looks to Brennan for a foil in Russia probe spat

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:20:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:13:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...
    Faced with Mueller's silence on Russia investigation, Trump looks to John Brennan for a foil as he attacks probe.
    Faced with Mueller's silence on Russia investigation, Trump looks to John Brennan for a foil as he attacks probe.
  • Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power plants

    Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power plants

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:08:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:47:08 GMT
    The Trump administration is set to roll back a key piece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, proposing regulations that give states wide authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas...
    The Trump administration is set to roll back a key piece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, proposing regulations that give states wide authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.
  • Correction: Russia Sanctions story

    Correction: Russia Sanctions story

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:38:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:44:42 GMT
    The United Kingdom is asking the Trump administration to impose further sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow used a nerve agent to poison a former Russian spy in Britain.
    The United Kingdom is asking the Trump administration to impose further sanctions on Russia in response to accusations Moscow used a nerve agent to poison a former Russian spy in Britain.
  • FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:48:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:37:01 GMT
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.
  • 'Silent Sam' torn down during protests at UNC

    'Silent Sam' torn down during protests at UNC

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:05:41 GMT

    Protesters knocked down the statue around 9:20 p.m. Monday.

    Protesters knocked down the statue around 9:20 p.m. Monday.

  • Elementary school in OK no longer named after Confederate Gen. Lee

    Elementary school in OK no longer named after Confederate Gen. Lee

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:59 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:59:23 GMT
    The renaming is part of a national movement to eliminate references to Confederate leaders. (Source: KOKI/CNN)The renaming is part of a national movement to eliminate references to Confederate leaders. (Source: KOKI/CNN)

    The renaming is part of a national movement to eliminate references to Confederate leaders.

    The renaming is part of a national movement to eliminate references to Confederate leaders.

  • Survey of economists: Some Trump policies could slow growth

    Survey of economists: Some Trump policies could slow growth

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:27:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-08-21 06:58:04 GMT
    As a whole, the responses of the business economists represent a rebuke of the Trump administration's overall approach to the economy. (Source: Raycom Media, File)As a whole, the responses of the business economists represent a rebuke of the Trump administration's overall approach to the economy. (Source: Raycom Media, File)

    As a whole, the responses of the business economists represent a rebuke of the Trump administration's overall approach to the economy.

    As a whole, the responses of the business economists represent a rebuke of the Trump administration's overall approach to the economy.

  • Kavanaugh in memo pushed graphic sex questions for Clinton

    Kavanaugh in memo pushed graphic sex questions for Clinton

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:58:22 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 05:18:47 GMT
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh once advised Ken Starr and others investigating Bill Clinton not to give the president "any break" in questions regarding the details of his relationship with Monica Lewinsky.
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh once advised Ken Starr and others investigating Bill Clinton not to give the president "any break" in questions regarding the details of his relationship with Monica Lewinsky.
  • Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

    Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:38:38 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:49:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Monday, June 11, 2012 file photo, John Dean, White House counsel to President Nixon, speaks in Washington, D.C., during an event sponsored by the Washington Post to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Water...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Monday, June 11, 2012 file photo, John Dean, White House counsel to President Nixon, speaks in Washington, D.C., during an event sponsored by the Washington Post to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Water...
    Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.
    Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.
  • The Latest: Dem seeks vote to restrain Trump on clearances

    The Latest: Dem seeks vote to restrain Trump on clearances

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:23:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:43:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...
    The ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee has filed an amendment to spending legislation that would prevent President Donald Trump from arbitrarily revoking security clearances.
    The ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee has filed an amendment to spending legislation that would prevent President Donald Trump from arbitrarily revoking security clearances.
  • No verdict in Manafort trial after 3 days of deliberations

    No verdict in Manafort trial after 3 days of deliberations

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:17:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:43:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...

    The trial is the first courtroom test of the Russia probe led by special counsel Robert Mueller, though the case doesn't involve allegations of Russian election interference.

    The trial is the first courtroom test of the Russia probe led by special counsel Robert Mueller, though the case doesn't involve allegations of Russian election interference.

  • Trump elevates Brennan in proxy fight over Mueller probe

    Trump elevates Brennan in proxy fight over Mueller probe

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:53:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:30:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...
    President Donald Trump is capitalizing on the silence of special counsel Robert Mueller, attempting to elevate one of his most outspoken critics as the public face of the Russia probe.
    President Donald Trump is capitalizing on the silence of special counsel Robert Mueller, attempting to elevate one of his most outspoken critics as the public face of the Russia probe.
  • Stacey Abrams' record complicates 'radical' label from GOP

    Stacey Abrams' record complicates 'radical' label from GOP

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:03:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:30:29 GMT
    Stacey Abrams is running for Georgia as a progressive who's knows how to negotiate with Republicans to get things done.
    Stacey Abrams is running for Georgia as a progressive who's knows how to negotiate with Republicans to get things done.
  • Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

    Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:18:27 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:32 GMT
    Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area.
    Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area.
  • Trump predicts immigration issue will power GOP in midterms

    Trump predicts immigration issue will power GOP in midterms

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:08:33 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:44:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Sheriffs attend an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Sheriffs attend an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is using a White House event to pay tribute to federal immigration officials, returning to the fight over the U.S. southern border.
    President Donald Trump is using a White House event to pay tribute to federal immigration officials, returning to the fight over the U.S. southern border.
  • Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmon

    Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmon

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:33:56 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:38:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). California farmers rally at the Capitol to protest a proposal by state water officials to increase water flows for the lower San Joaquin River to protect fish, at the Capitol, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Th...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). California farmers rally at the Capitol to protest a proposal by state water officials to increase water flows for the lower San Joaquin River to protect fish, at the Capitol, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Th...
    Hundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.
    Hundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.
  • The Latest: The new alternative facts: 'Truth isn't truth'

    The Latest: The new alternative facts: 'Truth isn't truth'

    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:02:01 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:35 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:35:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    Move over, alternative facts. Now, truth isn't truth.
    Move over, alternative facts. Now, truth isn't truth.
  • Trump says he doesn't believe Mueller would treat him fairly in interview

    Trump says he doesn't believe Mueller would treat him fairly in interview

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:31:12 GMT
    The president has said in the past he would welcome such an interview with Mueller. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)The president has said in the past he would welcome such an interview with Mueller. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    “So if I say something and he says something, and it’s my word against his, and he’s best friends with Mueller, so Mueller might say: ‘Well, I believe Comey,’” President Trump told Reuters.

    “So if I say something and he says something, and it’s my word against his, and he’s best friends with Mueller, so Mueller might say: ‘Well, I believe Comey,’” President Trump told Reuters.

  • Democrats challenge independent bid for Kansas governor

    Democrats challenge independent bid for Kansas governor

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:38:37 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:00:01 GMT
    (Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, file photo, Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman speaks to reporters after he and his running mate Sen. John Doll delivered more than 10,000 signatures to th...(Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, file photo, Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman speaks to reporters after he and his running mate Sen. John Doll delivered more than 10,000 signatures to th...
    A lawyer for a Democratic legislative leader is challenging businessman Greg Orman's right to appear on the November ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
    A lawyer for a Democratic legislative leader is challenging businessman Greg Orman's right to appear on the November ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
  • Fearful of losing Roe, left pushes Schumer for action

    Fearful of losing Roe, left pushes Schumer for action

    Monday, August 20 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:18:48 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:34:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joins protesters objecting to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at a rally Capitol in Washington.  Schume...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joins protesters objecting to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at a rally Capitol in Washington. Schume...
    Left-wing groups criticizing Sen. Schumer for not forcing wavering Democrats into line against Kavanaugh.
    Left-wing groups criticizing Sen. Schumer for not forcing wavering Democrats into line against Kavanaugh.
  • Trump assails Mueller following Times report

    Trump assails Mueller following Times report

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:22:40 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:50:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.

    President Donald Trump is blasting a New York Times story reporting that the White House counsel has been cooperating with the special counsel's investigation.

    President Donald Trump is blasting a New York Times story reporting that the White House counsel has been cooperating with the special counsel's investigation.

  • Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

    Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:33:58 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:06:41 GMT
    (Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...(Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...
    Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused...
    Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused children.
  • West Virginia Senate OKs rules for impeachment trials

    West Virginia Senate OKs rules for impeachment trials

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:33:41 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:37:27 GMT
    (Perry Bennett/ West Virginia Legislature via AP). This Aug. 6, 2018 photo made available by the West Virginia Legislature shows members of the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee looking at a $7,500 floor map in the office of West Virginia Supreme...(Perry Bennett/ West Virginia Legislature via AP). This Aug. 6, 2018 photo made available by the West Virginia Legislature shows members of the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee looking at a $7,500 floor map in the office of West Virginia Supreme...
    The West Virginia Senate has passed rules addressing the impeachment trial of three state Supreme Court justices in a spending scandal.
    The West Virginia Senate has passed rules addressing the impeachment trial of three state Supreme Court justices in a spending scandal.
  • Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

    Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:22:54 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:34:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo a car is filled with gasoline at a station in Windham, N.H. Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new polic...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo a car is filled with gasoline at a station in Windham, N.H. Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new polic...
    Pointing to petroleum alternatives, Trump administration says it's less concerned about conserving oil than in the past.
    Pointing to petroleum alternatives, Trump administration says it's less concerned about conserving oil than in the past.
  • Giuliani clarifies his 'truth isn't truth' puzzler

    Giuliani clarifies his 'truth isn't truth' puzzler

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:22:47 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:30:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Trump, speaks during campaign event for Eddie Edwards, who is running for the U.S. Congress in New Hampshire, in Portsmouth, N.H.  ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Trump, speaks during campaign event for Eddie Edwards, who is running for the U.S. Congress in New Hampshire, in Portsmouth, N.H. ...

    Trump's personal attorney was trying to make the case that having the president sit down for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller's team wouldn't accomplish much because of the he-said-she-said nature of witnesses' recollections.

    Trump's personal attorney was trying to make the case that having the president sit down for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller's team wouldn't accomplish much because of the he-said-she-said nature of witnesses' recollections.

  • Melania Trump planning solo international swing to Africa

    Melania Trump planning solo international swing to Africa

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:03:29 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:19:16 GMT
    Melania Trump is planning her first big solo international swing as first lady with a trip to several African countries in October.
    Melania Trump is planning her first big solo international swing as first lady with a trip to several African countries in October.
  • Steve Bannon wants GOP to rally behind Trump

    Steve Bannon wants GOP to rally behind Trump

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:43:11 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:15:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Washington. Bannon told the Associated...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Washington. Bannon told the Associated...
    Sounding alarms about the midterm elections, former adviser Steve Bannon says Republicans must rally behind Trump to survive.
    Sounding alarms about the midterm elections, former adviser Steve Bannon says Republicans must rally behind Trump to survive.
  • The Latest: Trump notes border agent's 'perfect English'

    The Latest: Trump notes border agent's 'perfect English'

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:33:32 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:04:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump welcomes Customs and Border Patrol agent Adrian Anzaldua, right, on stage to speak during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump welcomes Customs and Border Patrol agent Adrian Anzaldua, right, on stage to speak during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection...
    President Donald Trump invited a U.S. Border Patrol agent to the podium during a White House event to pay tribute to federal immigration officials, joking the agent could speak "perfect English.".
    President Donald Trump invited a U.S. Border Patrol agent to the podium during a White House event to pay tribute to federal immigration officials, joking the agent could speak "perfect English.".
  • 2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

    2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:42:48 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:20:33 GMT
    Shots fired at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital, police searching for white car.
    Shots fired at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital, police searching for white car.
  • Correction: Trump Portrait-Colorado Capitol story

    Correction: Trump Portrait-Colorado Capitol story

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:11:03 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:20:24 GMT
    An aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to...
    An aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to install a portrait of President Donald Trump.
  • UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change

    UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:59:11 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:10:43 GMT
    The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the U.N. Security Council's five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning that world body could "collapse" if that doesn't change.
    The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the U.N. Security Council's five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning that world body could "collapse" if that doesn't change.
  • Record number of women have won major party primaries

    Record number of women have won major party primaries

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:17:51 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:23:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams smiles before speaking to supporters during an election-night watch party in Atlanta. More women than ever before have won...(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams smiles before speaking to supporters during an election-night watch party in Atlanta. More women than ever before have won...

    This could pave the way for November battles to significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the public debate on issues such as health care, immigration, abortion rights, education and gun control.

    This could pave the way for November battles to significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the public debate on issues such as health care, immigration, abortion rights, education and gun control.

  • Trump dares Brennan to sue because his clearance was revoked

    Trump dares Brennan to sue because his clearance was revoked

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:27:38 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:59:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. Brennan says he is consi...
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
  • Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

    Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 12:15:45 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:44:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...
    As jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital.
    As jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital.
  • Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

    Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:42:05 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:14:49 GMT
    Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.
    Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.
  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:45 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:13:22 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

  • Trump military parade plans unravel over costs

    Trump military parade plans unravel over costs

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:45:25 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:24:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump salutes on his arrival on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump salutes on his arrival on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.
    The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.
  • Escort says oligarch now has tapes on Russia interference

    Escort says oligarch now has tapes on Russia interference

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:52:45 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:13:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Anastasia Vashukevich, arrives at the Pattaya Provincial Court in Chonburi province, Thailand, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Vashukevich, from Belarus, who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of P...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Anastasia Vashukevich, arrives at the Pattaya Provincial Court in Chonburi province, Thailand, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Vashukevich, from Belarus, who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of P...

    An escort service worker from Belarus who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of Donald Trump says she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.

    An escort service worker from Belarus who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of Donald Trump says she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.

  • Bolton tells Netanyahu that Iran nuclear deal was 'wretched'

    Bolton tells Netanyahu that Iran nuclear deal was 'wretched'

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-08-20 07:57:49 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-20 08:05:33 GMT
    President Trump's national security adviser bemoans 'wretched' Iranian nuclear deal in talks with Israeli PM.
    President Trump's national security adviser bemoans 'wretched' Iranian nuclear deal in talks with Israeli PM.
  • Avenatti visits New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bid

    Avenatti visits New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bid

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:56:50 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:22:49 GMT
    Michael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House.
    Michael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House.
  • Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

    Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:32 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:43:49 GMT
    National Security Adviser John Bolton met with Israel's prime minister during a visit to Jerusalem.
    National Security Adviser John Bolton met with Israel's prime minister during a visit to Jerusalem.
  • Steve Bannon says GOP must rally behind Trump to survive

    Steve Bannon says GOP must rally behind Trump to survive

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-08-20 00:07:36 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:37:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Washington. Bannon told the Associated...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, talks about the approaching midterm election during an interview with The Associated Press, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Washington. Bannon told the Associated...
    Sounding alarms about the midterm elections, former adviser Steve Bannon says Republicans must rally behind President Donald Trump to survive.
    Sounding alarms about the midterm elections, former adviser Steve Bannon says Republicans must rally behind President Donald Trump to survive.
  • Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

    Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:21:57 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:31:00 GMT
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
  • Trump says his White House counsel not a 'RAT' like Nixon's

    Trump says his White House counsel not a 'RAT' like Nixon's

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:47:16 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:25:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    President Donald Trump is insisting that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT.'".
    President Donald Trump is insisting that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT.'".
  • Giuliani on hazards of Trump interview: 'Truth isn't truth'

    Giuliani on hazards of Trump interview: 'Truth isn't truth'

    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:12:26 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:24:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Trump, speaks during campaign event for Eddie Edwards, who is running for the U.S. Congress in New Hampshire, in Portsmouth, N.H.  ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Trump, speaks during campaign event for Eddie Edwards, who is running for the U.S. Congress in New Hampshire, in Portsmouth, N.H. ...
    'Truth isn't truth': Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani explains why he's wary about pushing the president into an interview with special counsel.
    'Truth isn't truth': Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani explains why he's wary about pushing the president into an interview with special counsel.
  • Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

    Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:20:39 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:23:09 GMT
    Trump asks SEC to review the practicality of quarterly reports from major US corporations, says 6-month reporting system might be favorable.
    Trump asks SEC to review the practicality of quarterly reports from major US corporations, says 6-month reporting system might be favorable.
  • Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November

    Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:32:18 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:09:07 GMT
    More women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected...
    More women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the debate on key issues.
  • Cuomo says Trump fools the country, but not New York

    Cuomo says Trump fools the country, but not New York

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:08 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 23:13:23 GMT
    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.
    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.
  • AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

    AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:30:17 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:48:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
  • AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video

    AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:39:40 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:48:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
  • Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

    Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:05:56 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:39:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). A protester stands on the side of the street with members of Patriot Prayer and other groups advocating for gun rights at a rally, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at City Hall in Seattle.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). A protester stands on the side of the street with members of Patriot Prayer and other groups advocating for gun rights at a rally, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at City Hall in Seattle.
    Seattle police took up positions as extreme-right demonstrators started gathering for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left.
    Seattle police took up positions as extreme-right demonstrators started gathering for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left.
  • Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate incumbent a fight

    Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate incumbent a fight

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:46:43 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:42:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right speaks with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, after a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Dave Dodson, a political newcomer an...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right speaks with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, after a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dave Dodson, a political newcomer an...
    Wealthy businessman and political outsider Dave Dodson takes on low-key incumbent Sen. John Barrasso in Wyoming Republican primary.
    Wealthy businessman and political outsider Dave Dodson takes on low-key incumbent Sen. John Barrasso in Wyoming Republican primary.
  • Aretha Franklin came to Washington to sing _ and for history

    Aretha Franklin came to Washington to sing _ and for history

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:21:57 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2009 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the inauguration for President Barack Obama at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at her home in Detroit. She was 76....(AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2009 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the inauguration for President Barack Obama at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at her home in Detroit. She was 76....
    Throughout Aretha Franklin's career, 'The Queen of Soul' often returned to the nation's capital for performances that at times put her in line with key moments of U.S. history.
    Throughout Aretha Franklin's career, 'The Queen of Soul' often returned to the nation's capital for performances that at times put her in line with key moments of U.S. history.
  • Cowboy turned lawmaker hopes to be South Dakota governor

    Cowboy turned lawmaker hopes to be South Dakota governor

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:21:56 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 13:28:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/James Nord). In this Aug. 10, 2018, photo, Democratic governor candidate Billie Sutton campaigns at a fair in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sutton is seeking to become the first Democrat elected South Dakota governor in over four decades.(AP Photo/James Nord). In this Aug. 10, 2018, photo, Democratic governor candidate Billie Sutton campaigns at a fair in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sutton is seeking to become the first Democrat elected South Dakota governor in over four decades.
    Billie Sutton planned to be a world champion saddle bronc rider, but a rodeo accident that claimed his career and ability to walk led to politics _ and he's giving Democrats hopes of capturing South Dakota governor...
    Billie Sutton planned to be a world champion saddle bronc rider, but a rodeo accident that claimed his career and ability to walk led to politics _ and he's giving Democrats hopes of capturing South Dakota governor for the first time in over four decades.
  • Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:00:29 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:53:12 GMT
    Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.

    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.

  • Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation

    Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegation

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:10:54 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:28:13 GMT
    (Alex Kormann/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison addresses his campaign volunteers and supporters before sending them off on a door knocking campaign, Friday, Aug. 17, 2017 in Minneapolis. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison said Friday he won't abandon...(Alex Kormann/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison addresses his campaign volunteers and supporters before sending them off on a door knocking campaign, Friday, Aug. 17, 2017 in Minneapolis. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison said Friday he won't abandon...
    Minnesota Democrats are endorsing Rep. Keith Ellison in his bid for state attorney general, despite an allegation of domestic abuse from an ex-girlfriend.
    Minnesota Democrats are endorsing Rep. Keith Ellison in his bid for state attorney general, despite an allegation of domestic abuse from an ex-girlfriend.
  • Justice lawyers try to halt Trump financial records release

    Justice lawyers try to halt Trump financial records release

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:29:36 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:16:30 GMT
    The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from gaining access to financial records related to his Washington hotel.
    The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from gaining access to financial records related to his Washington hotel.
  • Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:26:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:02:48 GMT
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
  • The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

    The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:30:36 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:31:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man walks out of a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Beset by a weak currency and tension with the United States, Turkey is reaching out to Europe in an attempt to shore up relations with majo...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man walks out of a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Beset by a weak currency and tension with the United States, Turkey is reaching out to Europe in an attempt to shore up relations with majo...
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.
  • Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:55:30 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:11:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. Pro...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. Pro...
    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.
    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.
  • DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

    DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-08-17 23:49:53 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:38:40 GMT
    A federal judge won't require the Trump administration to process new applications to a federal program that shields some young immigrants from deportation.
    A federal judge won't require the Trump administration to process new applications to a federal program that shields some young immigrants from deportation.
  • California governor grants pardons to 3 facing deportation

    California governor grants pardons to 3 facing deportation

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:50:01 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:41:29 GMT
    (Eric Paul Zamora/The Fresno Bee via AP). In this May 4, 2018 photo, Vanna In, center, poses for photos with two of his three children, Thanny, left, and Jeevin in Fresno, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, he pardoned ...(Eric Paul Zamora/The Fresno Bee via AP). In this May 4, 2018 photo, Vanna In, center, poses for photos with two of his three children, Thanny, left, and Jeevin in Fresno, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, he pardoned ...
    California Gov. Jerry Brown is pardoning three former prisoners who otherwise face deportation to Cambodia, including one who served six years for murder and has since become a youth pastor.
    California Gov. Jerry Brown is pardoning three former prisoners who otherwise face deportation to Cambodia, including one who served six years for murder and has since become a youth pastor.
  • Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

    Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:26:05 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:37:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018 file photo, Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference in New York. New York Gov. On Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at a bill signing event in Manhattan, Cuomo said t...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018 file photo, Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference in New York. New York Gov. On Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at a bill signing event in Manhattan, Cuomo said t...
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "inartful" when he said America "was never that great.".
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "inartful" when he said America "was never that great.".
  • Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety

    Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:25:24 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:37:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal court is seen as the second day of jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal court is seen as the second day of jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.

    The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial is refusing to release the names of jurors.

    The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial is refusing to release the names of jurors.

  • US ends Syria stabilization funding, cites more allied cash

    US ends Syria stabilization funding, cites more allied cash

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:10:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:12:00 GMT
    Nearly all of that money, initially pledged by former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in February, had been on hold and under review since he was fired in March. A small fraction of that amount was released in June. (Source: CNN)Nearly all of that money, initially pledged by former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in February, had been on hold and under review since he was fired in March. A small fraction of that amount was released in June. (Source: CNN)

    APNewsBreak: Citing increased contributions from anti-IS coalition partners, the Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate itself from the conflict.

    APNewsBreak: Citing increased contributions from anti-IS coalition partners, the Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate itself from the conflict.

  • US intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abuses

    US intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abuses

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:41:02 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:05:59 GMT
    The U.S. Treasury is slapping sanctions on Myanmar security forces for their alleged involvement in violent campaigns against ethnic minorities across the Southeast Asia nation.
    The U.S. Treasury is slapping sanctions on Myanmar security forces for their alleged involvement in violent campaigns against ethnic minorities across the Southeast Asia nation.
  • US to send hospital ship to Colombia amid refugee crisis

    US to send hospital ship to Colombia amid refugee crisis

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-08-17 23:49:56 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:44:54 GMT
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Pentagon will send a hospital ship to Colombia to help cope with strains on medical systems caused by the Venezuelan refugee crisis.
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Pentagon will send a hospital ship to Colombia to help cope with strains on medical systems caused by the Venezuelan refugee crisis.
  • Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

    Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:29:44 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:36 AM EDT2018-08-18 09:36:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Mejia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, Venezuelan citizens stand in a line outside of Foreign Ministry office in Lima, Peru. Peru announced on Friday, Aug. 17, that all Venezuelan citizens that want to travel to Peru wi...(AP Photo/Martin Mejia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, Venezuelan citizens stand in a line outside of Foreign Ministry office in Lima, Peru. Peru announced on Friday, Aug. 17, that all Venezuelan citizens that want to travel to Peru wi...
    Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous.
    Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous.
  • Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

    Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:19:50 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:40 AM EDT2018-08-18 07:40:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE. This July 26, 2018 file photo shows people lining up to cross into the United States to begin the process of applying for asylum near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.A federal judge has extended a fr...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE. This July 26, 2018 file photo shows people lining up to cross into the United States to begin the process of applying for asylum near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.A federal judge has extended a fr...
    A federal judge is calling on the U.S. government and the American Civil Liberties Union to come up with a plan to address the rights of parents and children to seek asylum.
    A federal judge is calling on the U.S. government and the American Civil Liberties Union to come up with a plan to address the rights of parents and children to seek asylum.
  • Trump warns he'll revoke clearance of Justice Dept official

    Trump warns he'll revoke clearance of Justice Dept official

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:24:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-08-18 07:01:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the...
    President Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the investigation.
  • Is the ever-weird Florida man becoming Florida politician?

    Is the ever-weird Florida man becoming Florida politician?

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:54:42 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:40:58 GMT
    (Phil Diederich/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP, File). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018 file photo, Melissa Howard who is running for the District 73 State House seat being vacated by state Rep. Joe Gruters meets with voters during a "meet the candidates...(Phil Diederich/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP, File). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018 file photo, Melissa Howard who is running for the District 73 State House seat being vacated by state Rep. Joe Gruters meets with voters during a "meet the candidates...
    Florida's penchant for the weird and strange may be spreading to its politicians.
    Florida's penchant for the weird and strange may be spreading to its politicians.
  • Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 11:25:32 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:11:14 GMT
    (National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...(National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.
  • Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:00:00 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:57:42 GMT
    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe. (Source: Raycom Media)Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.

    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.

  • Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:18:46 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:50:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
  • Former Iowa Congressman Leonard Boswell dies

    Former Iowa Congressman Leonard Boswell dies

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-08-17 23:55:01 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:47:15 GMT
    Former Iowa Rep. Leonard Boswell has died following complications from a rare form of cancer.
    Former Iowa Rep. Leonard Boswell has died following complications from a rare form of cancer.
  • Alaska elections director says state is ready for primary

    Alaska elections director says state is ready for primary

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:20:00 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:20:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer). This Nov. 2, 2016, photo shows Alaska Division of Elections Director Josie Bahnke at her office in Juneau, Alaska. The division will not say how many of 100,000 voters who received notices about discrepancies in their addresses...(AP Photo/Becky Bohrer). This Nov. 2, 2016, photo shows Alaska Division of Elections Director Josie Bahnke at her office in Juneau, Alaska. The division will not say how many of 100,000 voters who received notices about discrepancies in their addresses...
    Alaska's elections director says the state is ready for Tuesday's primary, including having a supply of questioned ballot envelopes.
    Alaska's elections director says the state is ready for Tuesday's primary, including having a supply of questioned ballot envelopes.
  • Trump attends Hamptons fundraiser hosted by hot dog magnate

    Trump attends Hamptons fundraiser hosted by hot dog magnate

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-08-17 17:50:58 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:20:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, is greeted by John Raguso, left, a Gold Star Father, on the tarmac up his arrival at Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, NY., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Raguso's son, Christopher R...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, is greeted by John Raguso, left, a Gold Star Father, on the tarmac up his arrival at Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, NY., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Raguso's son, Christopher R...
    President Donald Trump is in the Hamptons for a closed-door fundraiser being hosted by one of his closest friends.
    President Donald Trump is in the Hamptons for a closed-door fundraiser being hosted by one of his closest friends.
  • The Latest: Trump blames DC for military parade cancellation

    The Latest: Trump blames DC for military parade cancellation

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:20:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:12:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for now for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high.".
    President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for now for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high.".
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:38:00 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:00:48 GMT
    Officials are demanding that the EPA act quickly to clean up local water systems testing positive for dangerous levels of PFAS. (Source: Raycom Media)Officials are demanding that the EPA act quickly to clean up local water systems testing positive for dangerous levels of PFAS. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Officials are demanding that the EPA act quickly to clean up local water systems testing positive for dangerous levels of chemicals used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more.

    Officials are demanding that the EPA act quickly to clean up local water systems testing positive for dangerous levels of chemicals used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more.

  • US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:54 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:22:48 GMT
    (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...(U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.
  • Manafort judge says he's received threats, won't name jurors

    Manafort judge says he's received threats, won't name jurors

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:38:45 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:21:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Television cameras are set up outside of federal court as jury deliberations are set to begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Television cameras are set up outside of federal court as jury deliberations are set to begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.

    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.

    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.

  • The Latest: 60 more ex-CIA officials criticize Trump

    The Latest: 60 more ex-CIA officials criticize Trump

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:25:57 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:20:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Southa...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Southa...
    President Donald Trump says he expects to "quickly" revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm that commissioned the dossier on Trump's ties to Russia.
    President Donald Trump says he expects to "quickly" revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm that commissioned the dossier on Trump's ties to Russia.
  • The Latest: Manafort jury sent home for the weekend

    The Latest: Manafort jury sent home for the weekend

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:11:11 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:46:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...
    The jury has begun its second day of deliberations in the tax and bank fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
    The jury has begun its second day of deliberations in the tax and bank fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
  • Clarification: Georgia-Voting Machines story

    Clarification: Georgia-Voting Machines story

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:47:00 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:32:33 GMT
    (AP Photo Mike Stewart). FILE-In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018 photo, an electronic voting machine is shown during voting in the Georgia Primary, in Kennesaw, Ga. Georgia's top elections official, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, now the Republican nominee ...(AP Photo Mike Stewart). FILE-In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018 photo, an electronic voting machine is shown during voting in the Georgia Primary, in Kennesaw, Ga. Georgia's top elections official, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, now the Republican nominee ...
    Georgia's top election official looks to replace aging voting machines, but not in time for November's midterm elections.
    Georgia's top election official looks to replace aging voting machines, but not in time for November's midterm elections.
  • Trump wants federal suit against opioid manufacturers

    Trump wants federal suit against opioid manufacturers

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:00:49 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:42:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump is asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to file a federal lawsuit against certain companies that supply and manufacture opioids in response to the nation's drug epidemic.
    President Donald Trump is asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to file a federal lawsuit against certain companies that supply and manufacture opioids in response to the nation's drug epidemic.
  • After stumbles, Trump and McConnell forge bond for midterms

    After stumbles, Trump and McConnell forge bond for midterms

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:38:55 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:23:13 GMT
    Much has changed in the unlikely partnership between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump.
    Much has changed in the unlikely partnership between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump.
  • Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:33:45 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:54:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
  • Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:41:44 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:27:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care...
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises.
  • Dems say they'll sue if they don't get Kavanaugh documents

    Dems say they'll sue if they don't get Kavanaugh documents

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:48:02 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:18:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh walks to a meeting with Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh walks to a meeting with Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.
    Senate Democrats say they will initiate a federal lawsuit if their requests for documents from Brett Kavanaugh's days as an aide to President George W. Bush are denied.
    Senate Democrats say they will initiate a federal lawsuit if their requests for documents from Brett Kavanaugh's days as an aide to President George W. Bush are denied.
  • FCC chair: White House called about Sinclair-Tribune deal

    FCC chair: White House called about Sinclair-Tribune deal

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:25:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:20:54 GMT
    FCC chairman tells Senate that WH called about scuttled Sinclair-Tribune deal.
    FCC chairman tells Senate that WH called about scuttled Sinclair-Tribune deal.
  • The Latest: Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

    The Latest: Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:23:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:17:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
  • The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:50:23 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:25:50 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.
  • Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:27:03 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:11:40 GMT
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.
  • Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:50:24 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • US vows to work more closely with states to fight wildfires

    US vows to work more closely with states to fight wildfires

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:54:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:37:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, joined at right by Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., discuss ways to improve the health of the forests and how to reduce wildfires, on Capitol Hill in Washin...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, joined at right by Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., discuss ways to improve the health of the forests and how to reduce wildfires, on Capitol Hill in Washin...
    The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent wildfires and fight those choking California and other western states.
    The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent wildfires and fight those choking California and other western states.
  • US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:38:10 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:30:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once. (Source: CNN)

    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".

    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".

  • Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:33 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:23:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.
  • GOP divide emerges over Trump's Space Force

    GOP divide emerges over Trump's Space Force

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:06:06 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:40:19 GMT
    Two House Republican leaders are backing President Donald Trump's proposed Space Force.
    Two House Republican leaders are backing President Donald Trump's proposed Space Force.
  • Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:38:30 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:35:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
  • Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

    Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:30:18 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:35:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorney Kevin Downing, left, with Thomas Zehnle and Jay Nanavati, right, makes a statement to the media outside federal court after closing arguments and jury instructions ended in the trial of the former Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorney Kevin Downing, left, with Thomas Zehnle and Jay Nanavati, right, makes a statement to the media outside federal court after closing arguments and jury instructions ended in the trial of the former Donald Tr...

    The verdict, now in the hands of 12 jurors, will provide a measure of the special counsel's ability to make charges stick.

    The verdict, now in the hands of 12 jurors, will provide a measure of the special counsel's ability to make charges stick.

  • California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:12:50 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:21:52 GMT
    (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.
  • The Latest: Ex-intel leaders admonish Trump in joint letter

    The Latest: Ex-intel leaders admonish Trump in joint letter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:00:32 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:20:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...
    Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
    Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:19:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

  • Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:16:40 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:14:31 GMT
    Military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)Military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.

    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.

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  • Mississippi could re-examine 1959 racial killing of teenager

    Mississippi could re-examine 1959 racial killing of teenager

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:07:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). In this Aug. 9, 2018 photo, Eberlene King poses with a photograph of her brother William Roy Prather when he was about 15-years-old at her home in Doraville, Ga. Prather was shot in the face on Halloween night 1959 in Corinth,...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). In this Aug. 9, 2018 photo, Eberlene King poses with a photograph of her brother William Roy Prather when he was about 15-years-old at her home in Doraville, Ga. Prather was shot in the face on Halloween night 1959 in Corinth,...
    59 years after a black Mississippi teen was shotgunned to death in an attack by whites, federal officials have referred the case to state prosecutors.
    59 years after a black Mississippi teen was shotgunned to death in an attack by whites, federal officials have referred the case to state prosecutors.
  • Wyoming voters choose from 6 Republican governor candidates

    Wyoming voters choose from 6 Republican governor candidates

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:19:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:24 GMT
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.
  • EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power

    EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...

    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

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