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  • Nation's nastiest GOP primary playing out in Pence's Indiana

    Nation's nastiest GOP primary playing out in Pence's Indiana

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:30:16 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:52:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2018 file photo, Senate candidate Todd Rokita speaks at a gun-rights rally at the state capitol, in Indianapolis. As the bitter campaign between Rokita, Luke Messer,  and Mike Braun logs on some...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2018 file photo, Senate candidate Todd Rokita speaks at a gun-rights rally at the state capitol, in Indianapolis. As the bitter campaign between Rokita, Luke Messer, and Mike Braun logs on some...
    For a glimpse of red-state politics in the era of Donald Trump, look no further than Vice President Mike Pence's home state of Indiana, where a grueling GOP Senate race has been dubbed the nation's nastiest primary.
    For a glimpse of red-state politics in the era of Donald Trump, look no further than Vice President Mike Pence's home state of Indiana, where a grueling GOP Senate race has been dubbed the nation's nastiest primary.
  • Macron resists Trump's 'America first' in speech to Congress

    Macron resists Trump's 'America first' in speech to Congress

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-04-25 15:30:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he is introduced before speaking to a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he is introduced before speaking to a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
    French President Emmanuel Macron extolled the "special bond" between the United States and France during his speech in front of a joint meeting of Congress.
    French President Emmanuel Macron extolled the "special bond" between the United States and France during his speech in front of a joint meeting of Congress.
  • Senate committee poised for vote on bill to protect Mueller

    Senate committee poised for vote on bill to protect Mueller

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:28:40 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:46 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. Rep...(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. Rep...

    Senate panel expected to vote on legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller's job, a bill that has split Republicans.

    Senate panel expected to vote on legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller's job, a bill that has split Republicans.

  • Q&A: Why Colorado, Arizona teachers are walking off the job

    Q&A: Why Colorado, Arizona teachers are walking off the job

    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:08:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...
    Tens of thousands of schoolteachers are walking off the job in Colorado and Arizona, though their demands and state laws on walkouts differ.
    Tens of thousands of schoolteachers are walking off the job in Colorado and Arizona, though their demands and state laws on walkouts differ.
  • Trump's travel ban likely to be upheld, justices indicate

    Trump's travel ban likely to be upheld, justices indicate

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:49:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 23, 2018, photo, people wait in line outside the Supreme Court in Washington, to be in the gallery when the court hears arguments in on April 25, over President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from several mostl...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 23, 2018, photo, people wait in line outside the Supreme Court in Washington, to be in the gallery when the court hears arguments in on April 25, over President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from several mostl...

    The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last, weighing President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.

    The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last, weighing President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.

  • Thousands of teachers in Arizona, Colorado to protest

    Thousands of teachers in Arizona, Colorado to protest

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:38:42 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Highland Arts Elementary School kindergarten teacher Melissa Perez participates in a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout o...(AP Photo/Matt York). Highland Arts Elementary School kindergarten teacher Melissa Perez participates in a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout o...
    Tens of thousands of teachers in Arizona and Colorado will shut down schools to protest low pay and funding.
    Tens of thousands of teachers in Arizona and Colorado will shut down schools to protest low pay and funding.
  • Arizona's only black legislators chastised after race talk

    Arizona's only black legislators chastised after race talk

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:58:32 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...
    Arizona's only two black legislators are formally chastised by House after speaking out against a Republican lawmaker's published column, which included a racial slur and they say derided black activists.
    Arizona's only two black legislators are formally chastised by House after speaking out against a Republican lawmaker's published column, which included a racial slur and they say derided black activists.
  • EPA chief faces Capitol Hill grilling over ethical missteps

    EPA chief faces Capitol Hill grilling over ethical missteps

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:53:54 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Protesters listen to speakers talk about EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and the state of the EPA during a protest by the American Federation of Government Employees union, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Protesters listen to speakers talk about EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and the state of the EPA during a protest by the American Federation of Government Employees union, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Washington.

    Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings on Capitol Hill, where he is expected to face questions about spending and ethics scandals that have triggered bipartisan...

    Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings on Capitol Hill, where he is expected to face questions about spending and ethics scandals that have triggered bipartisan calls for his ouster.

  • Lawyer: Trump ready for role in raids' evidence review

    Lawyer: Trump ready for role in raids' evidence review

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:08:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. A New York judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for Pr...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. A New York judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for Pr...
    A lawyer for Donald Trump says the president is ready to offer his opinion on what evidence seized from his personal attorney's home and office are protected by attorney-client privilege.
    A lawyer for Donald Trump says the president is ready to offer his opinion on what evidence seized from his personal attorney's home and office are protected by attorney-client privilege.
  • VA nominee accused of drunken behavior, reckless prescribing

    VA nominee accused of drunken behavior, reckless prescribing

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:28:35 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...
    Nomination of White House doctor to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs sufferes another blow with allegations of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior.
    Nomination of White House doctor to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs sufferes another blow with allegations of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior.
  • Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade Twitter love

    Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade Twitter love

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:24:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:49 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:49:07 GMT
    Then President-elect Donald Trump and Kanye West pose for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)Then President-elect Donald Trump and Kanye West pose for a picture in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Oh, Yeezus: President Donald Trump tweets his thanks to Kanye West for his recent online support.

    Oh, Yeezus: President Donald Trump tweets his thanks to Kanye West for his recent online support.

  • AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

    AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:08:14 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:10:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 13, 2016, file photo, Icons for Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest are displayed on a window in New York. A new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says 12 perc...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 13, 2016, file photo, Icons for Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest are displayed on a window in New York. A new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says 12 perc...
    Nearly half of Americans who use the internet say they use Facebook at least several times a day, with Facebook-owned Instagram coming in No. 2 among social media sites.
    Nearly half of Americans who use the internet say they use Facebook at least several times a day, with Facebook-owned Instagram coming in No. 2 among social media sites.
  • AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes

    AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:15:56 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:10:29 GMT
    AP-NORC poll: Facebook's privacy debacle prompts social-media cutbacks.
    AP-NORC poll: Facebook's privacy debacle prompts social-media cutbacks.
  • House Democrats talk to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

    House Democrats talk to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:08:09 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:10:24 GMT
    Former Cambridge Analytica employee Christopher Wylie has arrived on Capitol Hill, where he is talking to House Democrats about his time with the data mining firm affiliated with President Donald Trump's campaign.
    Former Cambridge Analytica employee Christopher Wylie has arrived on Capitol Hill, where he is talking to House Democrats about his time with the data mining firm affiliated with President Donald Trump's campaign.
  • Trump lawyer says he'll plead the Fifth in porn actress case

    Trump lawyer says he'll plead the Fifth in porn actress case

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:08:55 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:42:07 GMT
    Michael Cohen appears in front of members of the media after a closed door meeting with the Senate Intelligence Committee last year. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Michael Cohen appears in front of members of the media after a closed door meeting with the Senate Intelligence Committee last year. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he'll exercise his constitutional right against self-incrimination in a lawsuit brought by a porn actress who said she had an affair with Trump.

    President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he'll exercise his constitutional right against self-incrimination in a lawsuit brought by a porn actress who said she had an affair with Trump.

  • Facing Congress, EPA chief doesn't appear ready to apologize

    Facing Congress, EPA chief doesn't appear ready to apologize

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:08:26 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:32:48 GMT
    Republican senators say they want President Donald Trump's embattled environmental chief to address questions about ethics and spending decisions.
    Republican senators say they want President Donald Trump's embattled environmental chief to address questions about ethics and spending decisions.
  • Arizona unites to care for, feed kids during teacher strike

    Arizona unites to care for, feed kids during teacher strike

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:18:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:24:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Highland Arts Elementary School kindergarten teacher Melissa Perez participates in a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout o...(AP Photo/Matt York). Highland Arts Elementary School kindergarten teacher Melissa Perez participates in a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout o...
    Communities across Arizona are gathering gift cards, prepping boxed lunches and opening church doors for day camps to get ready for a historic teacher walkout.
    Communities across Arizona are gathering gift cards, prepping boxed lunches and opening church doors for day camps to get ready for a historic teacher walkout.
  • EPA security chief also worked for owner of tabloid company

    EPA security chief also worked for owner of tabloid company

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:26:43 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:09:09 GMT
    Security chief for the head of the EPA has worked on the side as a private investigator for the owner of a tabloid news company with close ties to Trump.
    Security chief for the head of the EPA has worked on the side as a private investigator for the owner of a tabloid news company with close ties to Trump.
  • Opioid treatment gap in Medicare: methadone clinics

    Opioid treatment gap in Medicare: methadone clinics

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-04-24 07:56:13 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:52:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kevin D. Liles, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2017, file photo, the CEO of a methadone clinic holds a 35 mg liquid dose of methadone in Rossville, Ga. The drug is the oldest and most effective of approved medications used to treat opioid add...(AP Photo/Kevin D. Liles, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2017, file photo, the CEO of a methadone clinic holds a 35 mg liquid dose of methadone in Rossville, Ga. The drug is the oldest and most effective of approved medications used to treat opioid add...
    Opioid overdoses killed 1,354 Americans ages 65 and older in 2016, but Medicare doesn't cover the oldest proven treatment for opioid addiction: methadone.
    Opioid overdoses killed 1,354 Americans ages 65 and older in 2016, but Medicare doesn't cover the oldest proven treatment for opioid addiction: methadone.
  • His nomination in peril, Jackson fights for VA post

    His nomination in peril, Jackson fights for VA post

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:55:44 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:51:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...
    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's...
    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's second-largest department.
  • House already threatened, could GOP also lose Senate grip?

    House already threatened, could GOP also lose Senate grip?

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:02:26 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:22:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Republican U.S. Congressional candidate Debbie Lesko, right, celebrates her win with former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer at her home, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Peoria, Ariz. Lesko ran against Democratic candidate Hiral Tipirneni for ...(AP Photo/Matt York). Republican U.S. Congressional candidate Debbie Lesko, right, celebrates her win with former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer at her home, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Peoria, Ariz. Lesko ran against Democratic candidate Hiral Tipirneni for ...
    A special House election in Arizona is the latest warning sign for Republicans going into the November vote.
    A special House election in Arizona is the latest warning sign for Republicans going into the November vote.
  • Democrats demand more details on CIA nominee's covert work

    Democrats demand more details on CIA nominee's covert work

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:18:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:54:12 GMT
    Several Democratic senators are demanding more information about the ex-covert operative who's President Donald Trump's pick to lead the CIA.
    Several Democratic senators are demanding more information about the ex-covert operative who's President Donald Trump's pick to lead the CIA.
  • More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination falters

    More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination falters

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:47:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:40:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...
    Trump sends mixed signals about the future of his nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
    Trump sends mixed signals about the future of his nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Bipartisan bill to protect Mueller headed for crucial vote

    Bipartisan bill to protect Mueller headed for crucial vote

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:58:17 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:40:24 GMT
    Republican senators are floating an alternative to bipartisan legislation that would protect special counsel Robert Mueller's job.
    Republican senators are floating an alternative to bipartisan legislation that would protect special counsel Robert Mueller's job.
  • Sessions defends Trump pardons of Joe Arpaio, Scooter Libby

    Sessions defends Trump pardons of Joe Arpaio, Scooter Libby

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:18:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:11:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Chairman Jerry Moran, R-Kan., welcome Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as he arrives at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee to review budget requests for the Department of Justic...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Chairman Jerry Moran, R-Kan., welcome Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as he arrives at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee to review budget requests for the Department of Justic...
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is defending President Donald Trump's pardons of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio and former Bush administration official I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby.
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is defending President Donald Trump's pardons of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio and former Bush administration official I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby.
  • Legal experts: Greitens not entitled to charity donor list

    Legal experts: Greitens not entitled to charity donor list

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:18:21 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:32:02 GMT
    (J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo. A judge is expected to consider a request to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors f...(J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo. A judge is expected to consider a request to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors f...
    An attorney for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has defended him against a charge of using a charity donor list for his political campaign by noting that Greitens' personally built the veterans' charity.
    An attorney for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has defended him against a charge of using a charity donor list for his political campaign by noting that Greitens' personally built the veterans' charity.
  • The Latest: Ronny Jackson meets with White House press aides

    The Latest: Ronny Jackson meets with White House press aides

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:48:17 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:19 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:19:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...
    The White House is defending Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson, insisting the longtime White House doctor has been more thoroughly vetted than most nominees.
    The White House is defending Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson, insisting the longtime White House doctor has been more thoroughly vetted than most nominees.
  • Federal court sides with Florida in voting rights battle

    Federal court sides with Florida in voting rights battle

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:18:15 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:10 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:10:41 GMT
    Florida's Republican Gov. Rick Scott is calling for an extraordinary late-night meeting of top state officials to respond to a federal court ruling on voting rights.
    Florida's Republican Gov. Rick Scott is calling for an extraordinary late-night meeting of top state officials to respond to a federal court ruling on voting rights.
  • Former President Bush out of intensive care, making progress

    Former President Bush out of intensive care, making progress

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 16:18:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:51:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.
    Former President George H.W. Bush is thanking Houston for the "professionalism and obvious care" during the memorials and services for his wife, Barbara Bush.
    Former President George H.W. Bush is thanking Houston for the "professionalism and obvious care" during the memorials and services for his wife, Barbara Bush.
  • The Latest: Macron says Trump not eager to defend Iran deal

    The Latest: Macron says Trump not eager to defend Iran deal

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:48:55 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:04:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he is introduced before speaking to a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he is introduced before speaking to a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
    French President Emmanuel Macron is talking about climate change using some of President Donald Trump's words.
    French President Emmanuel Macron is talking about climate change using some of President Donald Trump's words.
  • Without Trump nomination, judges vote to keep US attorney

    Without Trump nomination, judges vote to keep US attorney

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:48:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:47 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:47:08 GMT
    Manhattan federal judges have taken the unusual step of deciding to keep U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman in his job in the absence of a nomination by President Donald Trump.
    Manhattan federal judges have taken the unusual step of deciding to keep U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman in his job in the absence of a nomination by President Donald Trump.
  • US House moves to reverse order to aid salmon

    US House moves to reverse order to aid salmon

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:49:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:46:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios). In this April 11, 2018 photo, water moves through a spillway of the Lower Granite Dam on the Snake River near Almota, Wash. Republican members of Congress from the Pacific Northwest are upset with a federal judge's orde...(AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios). In this April 11, 2018 photo, water moves through a spillway of the Lower Granite Dam on the Snake River near Almota, Wash. Republican members of Congress from the Pacific Northwest are upset with a federal judge's orde...
    The House has approved a bill that would effectively reverse a federal judge's order to spill water from four Pacific Northwest dams to help migrating salmon reach the Pacific Ocean.
    The House has approved a bill that would effectively reverse a federal judge's order to spill water from four Pacific Northwest dams to help migrating salmon reach the Pacific Ocean.
  • White House condemns ruling on Trump's 'Dreamers' program

    White House condemns ruling on Trump's 'Dreamers' program

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:29:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:51:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2018, file photo, demonstrators rally in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) outside the Capitol Washington. A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration’s de...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2018, file photo, demonstrators rally in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) outside the Capitol Washington. A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration’s de...
    A third judge has ruled against the Trump administration's plans to end the federal program that shields some young immigrants from deportation.
    A third judge has ruled against the Trump administration's plans to end the federal program that shields some young immigrants from deportation.
  • For Trump lookalike, crops mean more than social media fame

    For Trump lookalike, crops mean more than social media fame

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:19:12 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:48:24 GMT
    (Paula Vazquez via AP). Dolores Leis stands in a field on her farm in Galicia, in northern Spain, Thursday April 19, 2018. Leis, has found unexpected fame on social media after many found she bore a striking resemblance to U.S. President Donald Trump. ...(Paula Vazquez via AP). Dolores Leis stands in a field on her farm in Galicia, in northern Spain, Thursday April 19, 2018. Leis, has found unexpected fame on social media after many found she bore a striking resemblance to U.S. President Donald Trump. ...
    A woman in Spain has found unexpected fame on social media after many found she bore a striking resemblance to U.S. President Donald Trump.
    A woman in Spain has found unexpected fame on social media after many found she bore a striking resemblance to U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • Hostility toward journalists rising worldwide, watchdog says

    Hostility toward journalists rising worldwide, watchdog says

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:08:31 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:31:46 GMT
    Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders says hostility toward journalists is growing worldwide, often encouraged by political leaders _ even in democratic countries.
    Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders says hostility toward journalists is growing worldwide, often encouraged by political leaders _ even in democratic countries.
  • GOP leader wounded in shooting is set to hit campaign trail

    GOP leader wounded in shooting is set to hit campaign trail

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:01:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:08:26 GMT
    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has returned to the Capitol after another surgery stemming from last year's congressional baseball shooting, and he is eager to hit the campaign trail for the GOP majority.
    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has returned to the Capitol after another surgery stemming from last year's congressional baseball shooting, and he is eager to hit the campaign trail for the GOP majority.
  • Trump meets with Apple CEO at White House to talk trade

    Trump meets with Apple CEO at White House to talk trade

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:38:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:52:25 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he's "looking forward" to meeting with Apple CEO Tim Cook at the White House Wednesday.
    President Donald Trump says he's "looking forward" to meeting with Apple CEO Tim Cook at the White House Wednesday.
  • APNewsBreak: Military sex assault reports jump 10 percent

    APNewsBreak: Military sex assault reports jump 10 percent

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:28:15 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:23:23 GMT
    U.S. officials say that reports of sexual assaults across the military jumped by about 10 percent in 2017, a year that saw a massive nude-photo sharing scandal rock the services.
    U.S. officials say that reports of sexual assaults across the military jumped by about 10 percent in 2017, a year that saw a massive nude-photo sharing scandal rock the services.
  • Lax vetting on Trump nominees begins to frustrate senators

    Lax vetting on Trump nominees begins to frustrate senators

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:47:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:00:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). CIA director Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan Pompeo arrive for a State Dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron and President Donald Trump at the White House, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). CIA director Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan Pompeo arrive for a State Dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron and President Donald Trump at the White House, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Washington.

    As President Donald Trump's pick to lead Veterans Affairs skids to a halt, senators from both parties are voicing frustration that the White House is skipping crucial vetting of nominees and leaving lawmakers to...

    As President Donald Trump's pick to lead Veterans Affairs skids to a halt, senators from both parties are voicing frustration that the White House is skipping crucial vetting of nominees and leaving lawmakers to clean up the mess.

  • The Latest: Bush out of ICU, alert and doctors pleased

    The Latest: Bush out of ICU, alert and doctors pleased

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:40:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:34:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.
    A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush is out of intensive care after being hospitalized a day after his wife's funeral.
    A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush is out of intensive care after being hospitalized a day after his wife's funeral.
  • The Latest: Trump urges VA nominee to keep fighting

    The Latest: Trump urges VA nominee to keep fighting

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-04-24 13:46:17 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:21:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this April 16, 2018, photo, U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hilin Washington. Jackson is President D...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this April 16, 2018, photo, U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hilin Washington. Jackson is President D...

    The White House is standing behind Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be Veterans Affairs secretary amid growing questions about his qualifications.

    The White House is standing behind Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be Veterans Affairs secretary amid growing questions about his qualifications.

  • New NASA boss gets 'hearty congratulations' from space

    New NASA boss gets 'hearty congratulations' from space

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:28:52 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:12:23 GMT
    NASA's new boss is already getting cheers from space.
    NASA's new boss is already getting cheers from space.
  • Man with weapon arrested at Iranian interests section in DC

    Man with weapon arrested at Iranian interests section in DC

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:18:39 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:11:46 GMT
    The U.S. Secret Service says a man was arrested with a weapon at the Iranian interests section in Washington.
    The U.S. Secret Service says a man was arrested with a weapon at the Iranian interests section in Washington.
  • Carson plan would raise rent for millions in public housing

    Carson plan would raise rent for millions in public housing

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:38:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:11:43 GMT
    Millions of families living in federally subsidized public housing would have to pay more for rent under a Trump administration proposal.
    Millions of families living in federally subsidized public housing would have to pay more for rent under a Trump administration proposal.
  • 18-month sentence for man who tried to get Trump's tax data

    18-month sentence for man who tried to get Trump's tax data

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:02:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:51:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, Jordan Hamlett leaves federal court following his guilty plea in Baton Rouge, La. A federal judge is scheduled to sentence Hamlett on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, as the p...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, Jordan Hamlett leaves federal court following his guilty plea in Baton Rouge, La. A federal judge is scheduled to sentence Hamlett on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, as the p...
    Private investigator gets 18-month prison sentence for misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number in attempts to access the president's federal tax information before his 2016 election.
    Private investigator gets 18-month prison sentence for misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number in attempts to access the president's federal tax information before his 2016 election.
  • GOP unsettled by narrow win in US House race in Arizona

    GOP unsettled by narrow win in US House race in Arizona

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:27:25 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:21:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Republican U.S. Congressional candidate Debbie Lesko, right, celebrates her win with former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer at her home, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Peoria, Ariz. Lesko ran against Democratic candidate Hiral Tipirneni for ...(AP Photo/Matt York). Republican U.S. Congressional candidate Debbie Lesko, right, celebrates her win with former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer at her home, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Peoria, Ariz. Lesko ran against Democratic candidate Hiral Tipirneni for ...
    It took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. House seat they would have never...
    It took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. House seat they would have never considered endangered in any other year.
  • EPA chief signs proposal limiting science used in decisions

    EPA chief signs proposal limiting science used in decisions

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:27:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:53:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.
  • AP, other media seek access to records in Mueller probe

    AP, other media seek access to records in Mueller probe

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-25 15:51:15 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:40:46 GMT
    The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to unseal records in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
    The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to unseal records in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
  • Judge seeks update on raids of Trump's personal lawyer

    Judge seeks update on raids of Trump's personal lawyer

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:58:34 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:30:22 GMT
    A judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to help speedily analyze materials seized from Cohen.
    A judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to help speedily analyze materials seized from Cohen.
  • Melania Trump takes her moment to sparkle in the spotlight

    Melania Trump takes her moment to sparkle in the spotlight

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:42:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-04-25 15:43:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron, pose for photographs as they arrive for a State Dinner at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron, pose for photographs as they arrive for a State Dinner at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    The state dinner at the White House was a big moment in fashion and in public life for first lady Melania Trump.
    The state dinner at the White House was a big moment in fashion and in public life for first lady Melania Trump.
  • Trump calls Kim open, honorable as summit planning goes on

    Trump calls Kim open, honorable as summit planning goes on

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:28:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:59:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during their meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during their meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    Trump sounds more optimistic about a summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, even calling the leader open and honorable.
    Trump sounds more optimistic about a summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, even calling the leader open and honorable.
  • Handshakes and kisses aside, some issues split Trump, Macron

    Handshakes and kisses aside, some issues split Trump, Macron

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:29:21 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:51:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron embrace at the conclusion of a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron embrace at the conclusion of a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    Trump and Macron's sunny friendship isn't outshining their differences on key issues.
    Trump and Macron's sunny friendship isn't outshining their differences on key issues.
  • Trump, Macron make a show as best buds but tussle over Iran

    Trump, Macron make a show as best buds but tussle over Iran

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:58:44 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:31:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron pose for a photo in front of Mount Vernon, the home of President George Washington, in Mount Vernon, Va., Monday, Ap...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron pose for a photo in front of Mount Vernon, the home of President George Washington, in Mount Vernon, Va., Monday, Ap...
    A sit-down between President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron followed by a joint news conference highlight the business portion of the French leader's second day in Washington.
    A sit-down between President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron followed by a joint news conference highlight the business portion of the French leader's second day in Washington.
  • Q&A: How walkout by Arizona teachers is expected to play out

    Q&A: How walkout by Arizona teachers is expected to play out

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:36:59 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:13:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Stefanie Lowe, a teacher at Tuscano Elementary School, smiles as she joins other teachers, parents and students as they stage a "walk-in" for higher pay and school funding in...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Stefanie Lowe, a teacher at Tuscano Elementary School, smiles as she joins other teachers, parents and students as they stage a "walk-in" for higher pay and school funding in...
    Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to walk off the job this week to demand more funding for public education.
    Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to walk off the job this week to demand more funding for public education.
  • EPA security chief also worked for owner of tabloid company

    EPA security chief also worked for owner of tabloid company

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:10:27 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:00:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...
    Democratic lawmakers say Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's security chief has been operating an outside consulting firm without proper approval from ethics officials.
    Democratic lawmakers say Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's security chief has been operating an outside consulting firm without proper approval from ethics officials.
  • California university won't punish professor who jeered Bush

    California university won't punish professor who jeered Bush

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:27:20 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:35:13 GMT
    Jarrar doubled down on her position in later tweets and even boasted "I will never be fired." (Source: @RandaJarrar/Twitter) Jarrar doubled down on her position in later tweets and even boasted "I will never be fired." (Source: @RandaJarrar/Twitter)Jarrar doubled down on her position in later tweets and even boasted "I will never be fired." (Source: @RandaJarrar/Twitter) Jarrar doubled down on her position in later tweets and even boasted "I will never be fired." (Source: @RandaJarrar/Twitter)

    A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death won't be punished.

    A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death won't be punished.

  • Cheese puffs? Iran says Haley showed fabricated Houthi proof

    Cheese puffs? Iran says Haley showed fabricated Houthi proof

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:28 AM EDT2018-04-25 10:28:16 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:21:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...
    Iran says it's cheese puffs, not missiles, at the middle of an international incident.
    Iran says it's cheese puffs, not missiles, at the middle of an international incident.
  • Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency

    Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:46:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:06:14 GMT
    Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command.
    Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command.
  • Arizona lawmakers haggle over funding before teacher strike

    Arizona lawmakers haggle over funding before teacher strike

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:49:58 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-04-25 11:54:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). File - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, teachers at Humphrey Elementary school participate in a state-wide walk-in prior to classes in Chandler, Ariz. Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to walk off the job th...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). File - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, teachers at Humphrey Elementary school participate in a state-wide walk-in prior to classes in Chandler, Ariz. Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to walk off the job th...
    Arizona policymakers have not agreed on how to increase teacher pay or education funding ahead of a statewide walkout this week.
    Arizona policymakers have not agreed on how to increase teacher pay or education funding ahead of a statewide walkout this week.
  • Australia says admiral will be next US ambassador to Seoul

    Australia says admiral will be next US ambassador to Seoul

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 00:56:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:49 AM EDT2018-04-25 10:49:38 GMT
    The Australian foreign minister says Adm. Harry Harris will become the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea instead of Australia.
    The Australian foreign minister says Adm. Harry Harris will become the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea instead of Australia.
  • First lady steps into spotlight for state visit with France

    First lady steps into spotlight for state visit with France

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:37:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:19 AM EDT2018-04-25 10:19:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and his wife Brigitte Macron, left, watch as President Donald Trump kisses first lady Melania Trump during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, T...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and his wife Brigitte Macron, left, watch as President Donald Trump kisses first lady Melania Trump during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, T...
    Melania Trump is embracing her moment in the spotlight for the French president's state visit.
    Melania Trump is embracing her moment in the spotlight for the French president's state visit.
  • Senator warns bankers that Dodd-Frank relief could stall

    Senator warns bankers that Dodd-Frank relief could stall

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:56:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:58 AM EDT2018-04-25 08:58:03 GMT
    Democratic Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia is warning bankers that legislation rolling back financial rules put in place after the 2008 economic crisis could stall.
    Democratic Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia is warning bankers that legislation rolling back financial rules put in place after the 2008 economic crisis could stall.
  • Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute

    Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:06:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-04-25 08:48:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will soon travel to China for talks as the two global economic powers deal with trade tensions.
    President Donald Trump says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will soon travel to China for talks as the two global economic powers deal with trade tensions.
  • The Latest: Trump, Macron toast to US-France friendship

    The Latest: Trump, Macron toast to US-France friendship

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:40:06 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-04-25 07:28:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). The State Dining Room at the White House is set for the first State Dinner that President Donald Trump will host as president with French President Emmanuel Macron in Washington, Monday, April 23, 2018. The State Dinner ...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). The State Dining Room at the White House is set for the first State Dinner that President Donald Trump will host as president with French President Emmanuel Macron in Washington, Monday, April 23, 2018. The State Dinner ...
    The White House has some extra help in the kitchen for the state dinner honoring the president of France.
    The White House has some extra help in the kitchen for the state dinner honoring the president of France.
  • Trump, top Iran diplomat trade threats as US decision nears

    Trump, top Iran diplomat trade threats as US decision nears

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:17:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-04-25 07:18:58 GMT
    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises.

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises.

  • Iranian official puts Trump on notice about nuclear deal

    Iranian official puts Trump on notice about nuclear deal

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:29:33 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:32:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...
    Iran's foreign minister: If US pulls out of the multinational nuclear deal, it's likely Iran will, too.
    Iran's foreign minister: If US pulls out of the multinational nuclear deal, it's likely Iran will, too.
  • Mystery grows over pro-Saudi tabloid: Embassy got sneak peek

    Mystery grows over pro-Saudi tabloid: Embassy got sneak peek

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:06:01 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:30:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake). A glossy magazine about Saudi Arabia is photographed in Washington, Monday April 23, 2018. The mystery behind the origins of a the pro-Saudi magazine that showed up on U.S. newsstands is growing amid revelations that the Saudi ...(AP Photo/J. David Ake). A glossy magazine about Saudi Arabia is photographed in Washington, Monday April 23, 2018. The mystery behind the origins of a the pro-Saudi magazine that showed up on U.S. newsstands is growing amid revelations that the Saudi ...
    The mystery behind the origins of a fawning pro-Saudi magazine that laid down a red carpet for Crown Prince Mohammed's visit.
    The mystery behind the origins of a fawning pro-Saudi magazine that laid down a red carpet for Crown Prince Mohammed's visit.
  • Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

    Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:17:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:22:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, former Arizona state Sen. Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. Lesko is running against Hiral ...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, former Arizona state Sen. Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. Lesko is running against Hiral ...
    A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s.
    A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s.
  • Study: Imbalance growing on police referrals of black pupils

    Study: Imbalance growing on police referrals of black pupils

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:06:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:09:10 GMT
    Black students represented 8 percent of all enrolled students in 2015-2016, but accounted for 25 percent of suspensions. (Source: Pixabay)Black students represented 8 percent of all enrolled students in 2015-2016, but accounted for 25 percent of suspensions. (Source: Pixabay)

    New federal data show that black students continue to be expelled and suspended from school much more frequently than their white peers.

    New federal data show that black students continue to be expelled and suspended from school much more frequently than their white peers.

  • In big shift, Trump assesses Kim Jong Un as 'very honorable'

    In big shift, Trump assesses Kim Jong Un as 'very honorable'

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:45:55 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:42:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during their meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during their meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says North Korea wants to hold a high-stakes meeting "as soon as possible" and he is praising Kim Jong Un as "very open" and "very honorable.".
    President Donald Trump says North Korea wants to hold a high-stakes meeting "as soon as possible" and he is praising Kim Jong Un as "very open" and "very honorable.".
  • Justices say foreign business can't be sued under 1700s law

    Justices say foreign business can't be sued under 1700s law

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:26:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:19:36 GMT
    The justices voted 5-4 in favor of the Jordan-based Arab Bank. It was sued by Israeli victims of attacks in the West Bank and Gaza who claim that the bank helped finance the attacks. (Source: U.S Supreme Court)The justices voted 5-4 in favor of the Jordan-based Arab Bank. It was sued by Israeli victims of attacks in the West Bank and Gaza who claim that the bank helped finance the attacks. (Source: U.S Supreme Court)

    The Supreme Court says foreign businesses cannot be sued in U.S. courts by foreign victims of human rights abuses and extremist attacks.

    The Supreme Court says foreign businesses cannot be sued in U.S. courts by foreign victims of human rights abuses and extremist attacks.

  • Supreme Court upholds challenged patent review practice

    Supreme Court upholds challenged patent review practice

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:26:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:53:56 GMT
    The Supreme Court has upheld a challenged practice that is used to invalidate patents without the involvement of federal courts.
    The Supreme Court has upheld a challenged practice that is used to invalidate patents without the involvement of federal courts.
  • Cheese puffs? Iran says Haley showed fabricated Houthi proof

    Cheese puffs? Iran says Haley showed fabricated Houthi proof

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:20:34 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:52:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine ta...
    Iran's top diplomat accuses Haley of showing fabricated evidence that Yemen's Houthis got missiles from Iran.
    Iran's top diplomat accuses Haley of showing fabricated evidence that Yemen's Houthis got missiles from Iran.
  • Judge rules against ending program to protect Dreamers

    Judge rules against ending program to protect Dreamers

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:27:18 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:48:47 GMT
    A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation.
    A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation.
  • Correction: Trump-DNC Lawsuit story

    Correction: Trump-DNC Lawsuit story

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:03:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:59 PM EDT2018-04-25 00:59:14 GMT
    The Democratic National Committee has sued President Donald Trump's campaign, his son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
    The Democratic National Committee has sued President Donald Trump's campaign, his son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
  • Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron visit National Gallery of Art

    Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron visit National Gallery of Art

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:06:24 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:58:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). First lady Melania Trump, right and Brigitte Macron tour the National Gallery of Art, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). First lady Melania Trump, right and Brigitte Macron tour the National Gallery of Art, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Washington.
    The first ladies of the U.S. and France have ditched the White House for the nearby National Gallery of Art to see the works of Paul Cezanne.
    The first ladies of the U.S. and France have ditched the White House for the nearby National Gallery of Art to see the works of Paul Cezanne.
  • Senate leaders hope to end take-it-or-leave-it budget votes

    Senate leaders hope to end take-it-or-leave-it budget votes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:30:55 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:22:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined from left by, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks with reporters following a closed-door strategy sess...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined from left by, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks with reporters following a closed-door strategy sess...
    The Senate's GOP and Democratic leaders can't agree on much, but they both say they want to avoid the annual take-it-or-leave-it vote on a foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus catchall spending bill.
    The Senate's GOP and Democratic leaders can't agree on much, but they both say they want to avoid the annual take-it-or-leave-it vote on a foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus catchall spending bill.
  • Senate votes to confirm Trump nominee for US appeals court

    Senate votes to confirm Trump nominee for US appeals court

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:27:34 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:21:26 GMT
    The Senate has voted to confirm one of President Donald Trump's nominees to serve on the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.
    The Senate has voted to confirm one of President Donald Trump's nominees to serve on the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.
  • CDC chief makes $375K, far exceeding his predecessors' pay

    CDC chief makes $375K, far exceeding his predecessors' pay

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:28:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:28:46 GMT
    The new head of the nation's top public health agency is getting paid nearly twice what his predecessor made and far more than other recent past directors.
    The new head of the nation's top public health agency is getting paid nearly twice what his predecessor made and far more than other recent past directors.
  • APNewsBreak: Candidate refunds illegal EMILY's List donation

    APNewsBreak: Candidate refunds illegal EMILY's List donation

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:36:48 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:21:05 GMT
    A Democratic candidate for Iowa Secretary of State is refunding a contribution from a national political group after learning it was mistakenly given and accepted in violation of Iowa law.
    A Democratic candidate for Iowa Secretary of State is refunding a contribution from a national political group after learning it was mistakenly given and accepted in violation of Iowa law.
  • The Latest: Iran says evidence of Yemen role was fabricated

    The Latest: Iran says evidence of Yemen role was fabricated

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:36:37 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:07:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is interviewed by The Associated Press, in New York, Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    Iran's foreign minister says the warring parties in Syria should accept the four-point peace plan that Iran put forward in 2013.
    Iran's foreign minister says the warring parties in Syria should accept the four-point peace plan that Iran put forward in 2013.
  • Spokesman: George HW Bush "responding and recovering"

    Spokesman: George HW Bush "responding and recovering"

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:35:44 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:01:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.
    A spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush is eager to get well so he can get to his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine.
    A spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush is eager to get well so he can get to his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine.
  • First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

    First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:36:50 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:47:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). First lady Melania Trump waits with President Donald Trump to greet French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Ap...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). First lady Melania Trump waits with President Donald Trump to greet French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Ap...
    More Olivia Pope or Joan Collins: first lady Melania Trump's big white hat wins the day.
    More Olivia Pope or Joan Collins: first lady Melania Trump's big white hat wins the day.
  • Lawyer whose work got entangled in Mueller probe leaves firm

    Lawyer whose work got entangled in Mueller probe leaves firm

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:16:29 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:51:46 GMT
    A prominent Washington lawyer who authored a report that's been a key part of the special counsel investigation into Paul Manafort has left his law firm.
    A prominent Washington lawyer who authored a report that's been a key part of the special counsel investigation into Paul Manafort has left his law firm.
  • It's time for Trump's doctor to be examined, for VA chief

    It's time for Trump's doctor to be examined, for VA chief

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:05:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:49:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, White House physician and nominee for Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. Ronny Jackson arrives at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washi...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, White House physician and nominee for Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. Ronny Jackson arrives at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washi...
    Now it's Washington's turn to examine White House physician Ronny Jackson. The doctor to Presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Donald Trump is an Iraq War veteran nominated to head the Veterans Affairs...
    Now it's Washington's turn to examine White House physician Ronny Jackson. The doctor to Presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Donald Trump is an Iraq War veteran nominated to head the Veterans Affairs Department.
  • The Latest: Trump softens tone on Syria withdrawal

    The Latest: Trump softens tone on Syria withdrawal

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-04-24 13:33:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:21:25 GMT
    President Donald Trump is welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House in a formal arrival ceremony.
    President Donald Trump is welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House in a formal arrival ceremony.
  • The Latest: Spokesman: George HW Bush responding, recovering

    The Latest: Spokesman: George HW Bush responding, recovering

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:21:38 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:17:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip ). Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.
    Family spokesman: Former President George H.W. Bush is still "responding and recovering" as doctors treat him for an infection.
    Family spokesman: Former President George H.W. Bush is still "responding and recovering" as doctors treat him for an infection.
  • Supreme Court seems divided over Texas redistricting

    Supreme Court seems divided over Texas redistricting

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:10:39 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:16:07 GMT
    The Supreme Court appears divided over Texas' appeal to preserve congressional and legislative districts that a lower court struck down as racially discriminatory.
    The Supreme Court appears divided over Texas' appeal to preserve congressional and legislative districts that a lower court struck down as racially discriminatory.
  • Democrats seek subpoena for info relating to 2020 Census

    Democrats seek subpoena for info relating to 2020 Census

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:26:36 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:00:36 GMT
    Democratic members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee seek a subpoena for documents concerning the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question in the 2020 Census.
    Democratic members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee seek a subpoena for documents concerning the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question in the 2020 Census.
  • Trump's tariffs risk jobs and profits in working-class areas

    Trump's tariffs risk jobs and profits in working-class areas

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:55:52 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:38:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Loren Elliott). Jose Mata grinds a steel pipe at the Borusan Mannesmann plant in Baytown, Texas, Monday, April 23, 2018. President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in worki...(AP Photo/Loren Elliott). Jose Mata grinds a steel pipe at the Borusan Mannesmann plant in Baytown, Texas, Monday, April 23, 2018. President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in worki...
    President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his "America First" agenda hit home with American voters.
    President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his "America First" agenda hit home with American voters.
  • Calif. Democrats vying for US House may crowd each other out

    Calif. Democrats vying for US House may crowd each other out

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:49:00 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:12:06 GMT
    (Angel De Leon/Cisneros for Congress via AP). This January 2018 photo provided by the Gil Cisneros for Congress campaign shows Gil Cisneros in Santa Ana, Calif. He is one of a number of Democrats running for California'a 39th Congressional District seat.(Angel De Leon/Cisneros for Congress via AP). This January 2018 photo provided by the Gil Cisneros for Congress campaign shows Gil Cisneros in Santa Ana, Calif. He is one of a number of Democrats running for California'a 39th Congressional District seat.
    California Democrats worry their packed fields of candidates in several U.S. House races could hurt them in the state's top-two primary system.
    California Democrats worry their packed fields of candidates in several U.S. House races could hurt them in the state's top-two primary system.
  • After close vote, panel sends Pompeo nomination to Senate

    After close vote, panel sends Pompeo nomination to Senate

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:59:08 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:22:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., the ranking member, and Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., confer before the vote on President Donald Trump's nominee for se...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., the ranking member, and Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., confer before the vote on President Donald Trump's nominee for se...
    A close committee vote on CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination as secretary of state is sending a warning to the White House as other Trump administration nominees face the possibility of stiff resistance.
    A close committee vote on CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination as secretary of state is sending a warning to the White House as other Trump administration nominees face the possibility of stiff resistance.
  • Senators considering a delay for VA confirmation hearing

    Senators considering a delay for VA confirmation hearing

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:45:53 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-04-24 13:59:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...
    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's...
    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's second-largest department.
  • As Trump and Macron meet, Iran's Rouhani warns on nuke deal

    As Trump and Macron meet, Iran's Rouhani warns on nuke deal

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:55:47 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-04-24 13:11:49 GMT
    As Trump and Macron meet, Iran's Rouhani warns Washington of 'grave' consequences of it scraps nuclear deal.
    As Trump and Macron meet, Iran's Rouhani warns Washington of 'grave' consequences of it scraps nuclear deal.
  • Supreme Court wrestles with administrative law judge case

    Supreme Court wrestles with administrative law judge case

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:05:54 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:26:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Supreme Court this week will consider the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban against people coming from majority Muslim nations. It ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Supreme Court this week will consider the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban against people coming from majority Muslim nations. It ...
    The Supreme Court is wrestling with a case brought by a former financial planner known for his "Buckets of Money" strategy.
    The Supreme Court is wrestling with a case brought by a former financial planner known for his "Buckets of Money" strategy.
  • Koch network success in Trump era draws Democratic pushback

    Koch network success in Trump era draws Democratic pushback

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 08:25:34 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:36:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2013, file photo, Americans for Prosperity Foundation Chairman David Koch speaks in Orlando, Fla. A sure sign of policy success for the sprawling conservative network funded by the billionair...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2013, file photo, Americans for Prosperity Foundation Chairman David Koch speaks in Orlando, Fla. A sure sign of policy success for the sprawling conservative network funded by the billionair...
    The sprawling conservative network funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is having a very good run with Trump in the White House and Republican control of Congress, prompting pushback from Democrats.
    The sprawling conservative network funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is having a very good run with Trump in the White House and Republican control of Congress, prompting pushback from Democrats.
  • Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:02:13 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-04-24 09:00:55 GMT
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.
  • US won't ease sanctions without action by NKorea on nukes

    US won't ease sanctions without action by NKorea on nukes

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 19:25:31 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:09 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:09:16 GMT
    The White House says North Korea won't get relief from sanctions until it takes "concrete action" toward denuclearization.
    The White House says North Korea won't get relief from sanctions until it takes "concrete action" toward denuclearization.
  • Lawmakers: EPA analysis said Pruitt bug sweep was inadequate

    Lawmakers: EPA analysis said Pruitt bug sweep was inadequate

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:45:26 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:49:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...
    New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices in Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt's office was shoddy and wasn't properly certified under U.S. government practices.
    New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices in Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt's office was shoddy and wasn't properly certified under U.S. government practices.
  • Arizona Senate can't change rules for replacing McCain

    Arizona Senate can't change rules for replacing McCain

    Monday, April 23 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-04-24 00:27:07 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:29:55 GMT
    Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., leaves a closed-door session where Republican senators met on the GOP effort to overhaul the tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., leaves a closed-door session where Republican senators met on the GOP effort to overhaul the tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
    Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., leaves a closed-door session where Republican senators met on the GOP effort to overhaul the tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., leaves a closed-door session where Republican senators met on the GOP effort to overhaul the tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    Republicans who control the Arizona Senate were prevented from ensuring that ailing Sen. John McCain's seat isn't on the November ballot if he leaves office.

    Republicans who control the Arizona Senate were prevented from ensuring that ailing Sen. John McCain's seat isn't on the November ballot if he leaves office.

  • Senators considering a delay for VA confirmation hearing

    Senators considering a delay for VA confirmation hearing

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:35:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:49:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson speaks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington. Now it’s Was...

    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's...

    Senators discussing plans to delay the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veteran Affairs secretary over growing questions about the nominee's ability to manage the government's second-largest department.

  • Pompeo nomination narrowly clears panel, goes to full Senate

    Pompeo nomination narrowly clears panel, goes to full Senate

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:05:19 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:17:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Trump’s nominee for secreta...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Trump’s nominee for secreta...
    Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which may not have enough votes to recommend his confirmation.
    Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which may not have enough votes to recommend his confirmation.
  • The Latest: Panel approves Pompeo for secretary of state

    The Latest: Panel approves Pompeo for secretary of state

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:45:53 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:10:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Trump’s nominee for secreta...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Trump’s nominee for secreta...
    President Donald Trump is attacking Democrats as he seeks Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of State.
    President Donald Trump is attacking Democrats as he seeks Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of State.
  • Effort in Oregon county would ban enforcing gun control laws

    Effort in Oregon county would ban enforcing gun control laws

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:07:08 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:10:32 GMT
    Some residents of an Oregon county are asking voters to sign a petition that would put a measure on the ballot barring local officials from enforcing any gun control law.
    Some residents of an Oregon county are asking voters to sign a petition that would put a measure on the ballot barring local officials from enforcing any gun control law.
  • No typical double date: Trumps, Macrons dine at Mount Vernon

    No typical double date: Trumps, Macrons dine at Mount Vernon

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-04-23 16:26:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:10:29 GMT
    Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France.
    Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France.
  • Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

    Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:06:49 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:40:21 GMT
    A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife Barbara.
    A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife Barbara.
  • Rosenstein puts aside Russia probe to argue at Supreme Court

    Rosenstein puts aside Russia probe to argue at Supreme Court

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:58:19 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:29:29 GMT
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has taken some time off from overseeing the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election to argue his first case at the Supreme Court.
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has taken some time off from overseeing the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election to argue his first case at the Supreme Court.
  • Democrat looks for upset in strong GOP district in Arizona

    Democrat looks for upset in strong GOP district in Arizona

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:00:51 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:50:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Arizona State Rep. and U.S. Representative candidate Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. The ...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Arizona State Rep. and U.S. Representative candidate Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. The ...
    In a district Donald Trump won by 21 points in 2016, a Democratic newcomer is trying to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat.
    In a district Donald Trump won by 21 points in 2016, a Democratic newcomer is trying to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat.
  • AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back teacher raises

    AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back teacher raises

    Monday, April 23 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-04-23 12:16:00 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:48:39 GMT
    Americans overwhelmingly think that teachers aren't paid enough, and half said they'd even support higher taxes to get them raises.
    Americans overwhelmingly think that teachers aren't paid enough, and half said they'd even support higher taxes to get them raises.
  • The Latest: Trump, Macron return to White House after dinner

    The Latest: Trump, Macron return to White House after dinner

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 19:25:27 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:28:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). French President Emmanuel Macron speaksa on arrival at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Monday April 23, 2018, outside of Washington. President Trump, celebrating nearly 250 years of U.S.-French relations, will be hosting Macro...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). French President Emmanuel Macron speaksa on arrival at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Monday April 23, 2018, outside of Washington. President Trump, celebrating nearly 250 years of U.S.-French relations, will be hosting Macro...
    French President Emmanuel Macron is taking a stroll around the White House before he is set to kick off his state visit to Washington with President Donald Trump Monday evening.
    French President Emmanuel Macron is taking a stroll around the White House before he is set to kick off his state visit to Washington with President Donald Trump Monday evening.
  • US raises Nicaragua threat level, pulls diplomats' families

    US raises Nicaragua threat level, pulls diplomats' families

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:25:21 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:47:57 GMT
    The United States is shutting down routine operations at its embassy in Nicaragua and pulling out some if its employees amid a string of deadly protests.
    The United States is shutting down routine operations at its embassy in Nicaragua and pulling out some if its employees amid a string of deadly protests.
  • Senators cling to a fading custom Trump's Washington

    Senators cling to a fading custom Trump's Washington

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-04-23 22:15:32 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:19:29 GMT
    As civility fades in Trump's Washington, will senators cling to tradition and go easy on fellow senators?.
    As civility fades in Trump's Washington, will senators cling to tradition and go easy on fellow senators?.
  • Pence picks Kellogg to serve as national security adviser

    Pence picks Kellogg to serve as national security adviser

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:48:42 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:07:10 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence plans to name retired Army Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, a top official with the National Security Council, to serve as his national security adviser.
    Vice President Mike Pence plans to name retired Army Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, a top official with the National Security Council, to serve as his national security adviser.
  • GOP lawmakers say they've struck documents deal with Justice

    GOP lawmakers say they've struck documents deal with Justice

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-04-23 22:35:48 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-04-23 22:49:21 GMT
    Two House Republican committee chairmen say the Justice Department has agreed to provide them with documents on the Hillary Clinton investigation.
    Two House Republican committee chairmen say the Justice Department has agreed to provide them with documents on the Hillary Clinton investigation.
  • Group blames Trump for jump in attacks on US Muslims

    Group blames Trump for jump in attacks on US Muslims

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:06:01 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:40:27 GMT
    A Muslim civil rights group is blasting President Donald Trump and his administration, saying his words and policies led to a sharp increase in attacks and bias against Muslims in 2017.
    A Muslim civil rights group is blasting President Donald Trump and his administration, saying his words and policies led to a sharp increase in attacks and bias against Muslims in 2017.
  • Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in Trump era

    Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in Trump era

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:05:19 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:37:03 GMT
    Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime.
    Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime.
  • Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

    Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:34:56 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:58:32 GMT
    A former personal driver for House Speaker Paul Ryan who has been active in Republican politics in Wisconsin for years is running to succeed Ryan in Congress.
    A former personal driver for House Speaker Paul Ryan who has been active in Republican politics in Wisconsin for years is running to succeed Ryan in Congress.
  • Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

    Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:55:02 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:51:29 GMT
    Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.
    Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.
  • Why French globalist Macron is befriending nationalist Trump

    Why French globalist Macron is befriending nationalist Trump

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-04-22 11:14:43 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-04-23 16:07:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2017 file photo, US President Donald Trump, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron, right, during a meeting at the U.S. Embassy in Brussels. Macron arrives Monday April 23, 2018 in Washing...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2017 file photo, US President Donald Trump, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron, right, during a meeting at the U.S. Embassy in Brussels. Macron arrives Monday April 23, 2018 in Washing...
    French President Emmanuel Macron is bringing an environmentally friendly gift to the White House when he visits U.S. President Donald Trump this week: a tree sapling.
    French President Emmanuel Macron is bringing an environmentally friendly gift to the White House when he visits U.S. President Donald Trump this week: a tree sapling.
  • Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

    Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:04:45 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:21:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). France's President Emmanuel Macron walks out of the lobby of the Elysee Palace in Paris, Friday, April 20, 2018, to welcome Senegalese President Macky Sall. Senegalese President Macky Sall is in France for a five-day visit.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). France's President Emmanuel Macron walks out of the lobby of the Elysee Palace in Paris, Friday, April 20, 2018, to welcome Senegalese President Macky Sall. Senegalese President Macky Sall is in France for a five-day visit.

    French President Emmanuel Macron is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the Iranian nuclear accord, arguing that there's no "Plan B".

    French President Emmanuel Macron is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the Iranian nuclear accord, arguing that there's no "Plan B".

  • White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

    White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:05:12 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:57:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...

    The White House says President Donald Trump has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

    The White House says President Donald Trump has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

  • Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearize. It hasn't.

    Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearize. It hasn't.

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:34:49 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:27:40 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). In this Friday, April 20, 2018, photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a meeting of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). In this Friday, April 20, 2018, photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a meeting of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea...
    President Donald Trump is wrongly claiming North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un.
    President Donald Trump is wrongly claiming North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un.
  • Mnuchin expresses optimism trade standoffs can be resolved

    Mnuchin expresses optimism trade standoffs can be resolved

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:34:32 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:19:17 GMT
    ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks during a news conference at World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Saturday, April 21, 2018.( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks during a news conference at World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    US Treasury secretary expresses optimism over trade tensions.
    US Treasury secretary expresses optimism over trade tensions.
  • Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:24:34 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:09:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...

    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

  • Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

    Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:34:07 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:36:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). The U.S., and French flags are displayed on the Eisenhower Executive Office Building as seen through the portico of the West Wing of the White House, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump plans to celebr...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). The U.S., and French flags are displayed on the Eisenhower Executive Office Building as seen through the portico of the West Wing of the White House, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump plans to celebr...
    Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.
    Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.
  • Lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief, despite denials

    Lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief, despite denials

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:54:21 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:45:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...
    A new federal disclosure shows a Washington lobbyist tied to a bargain-priced condo leased by EPA chief Scott Pruitt sought to influence the agency on behalf of a client earlier this year.
    A new federal disclosure shows a Washington lobbyist tied to a bargain-priced condo leased by EPA chief Scott Pruitt sought to influence the agency on behalf of a client earlier this year.
  • Corker says he won't oppose Democrat seeking his Senate seat

    Corker says he won't oppose Democrat seeking his Senate seat

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:44:45 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-04-23 06:26:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., appears on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination for secretary of state has so divided the Foreign Re...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., appears on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination for secretary of state has so divided the Foreign Re...
    Outgoing Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is sticking by his decision not to criticize the Democrat seeking to fill his seat next year.
    Outgoing Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is sticking by his decision not to criticize the Democrat seeking to fill his seat next year.
  • Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

    Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:54:11 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:28:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, shows former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting behind the wheel of a tractor during a tour of Gibson's Green Acres Dairy in Ogden, Utah. Romney is gearing up fo...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, shows former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting behind the wheel of a tractor during a tour of Gibson's Green Acres Dairy in Ogden, Utah. Romney is gearing up fo...
    Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.
    Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.
  • Russian lawyer questions why Mueller hasn't contacted her

    Russian lawyer questions why Mueller hasn't contacted her

    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:24:53 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:06:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitry Serebryakov). Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, April 22, 2018. Veselnitskaya who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during the 2016 ...(AP Photo/Dmitry Serebryakov). Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, April 22, 2018. Veselnitskaya who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during the 2016 ...
    A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during the 2016 U.S. election campaign says that she has not been contacted by special counsel Robert Mueller and suspected that he was not...
    A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during the 2016 U.S. election campaign says that she has not been contacted by special counsel Robert Mueller and suspected that he was not interested in getting to the truth.
  • Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:44:16 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:06:21 GMT
    Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)

    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his...

    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.

  • Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

    Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:44:51 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:56:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in...

    She's not on ballot, but Hillary Clinton starring in GOP 2018 midterm strategy.

    She's not on ballot, but Hillary Clinton starring in GOP 2018 midterm strategy.

  • Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:17:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

  • The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

    The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:44:47 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:48:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.

    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

  • Iranian foreign minister wants 'respect' from US

    Iranian foreign minister wants 'respect' from US

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:14:17 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:36:28 GMT
    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his government needs to see a "change of attitude" from the U.S. administration before any meaningful negotiations can begin over several U.S. citizens being held...
    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his government needs to see a "change of attitude" from the U.S. administration before any meaningful negotiations can begin over several U.S. citizens being held prisoner in Iran.
  • Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:14:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:07:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...

    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

  • The Latest: World Bank approves increase in lending capacity

    The Latest: World Bank approves increase in lending capacity

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:44:38 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:05:08 GMT
    ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, right, accompanied by Deputy Assistant Secretary Jason Chung arrives to the G-20 meeting during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018.( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, right, accompanied by Deputy Assistant Secretary Jason Chung arrives to the G-20 meeting during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018.
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is urging the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank to pursue reforms that will support Trump administration foreign policy initiatives.
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is urging the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank to pursue reforms that will support Trump administration foreign policy initiatives.
  • Retiring Sen. Hatch bids farewell to Utah Republicans

    Retiring Sen. Hatch bids farewell to Utah Republicans

    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:44:19 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:48:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/George Frey). Utah U.S. Senator Orin Hatch speaks at the Utah Republican 2018 nominating convention Saturday, April 21, 2018, in West Valley City, Utah. Mitt Romney is facing nearly a dozen Republican contenders in Utah on Saturday as he work...(AP Photo/George Frey). Utah U.S. Senator Orin Hatch speaks at the Utah Republican 2018 nominating convention Saturday, April 21, 2018, in West Valley City, Utah. Mitt Romney is facing nearly a dozen Republican contenders in Utah on Saturday as he work...
    One of the longest-serving senators in U.S. history has bid farewell to Utah Republican Party delegates.
    One of the longest-serving senators in U.S. history has bid farewell to Utah Republican Party delegates.
  • Mnuchin expresses optimism for resolution of trade fights

    Mnuchin expresses optimism for resolution of trade fights

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:03:56 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:26:44 GMT
    ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, right, accompanied by Deputy Assistant Secretary Jason Chung arrives to the G-20 meeting during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018.( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, right, accompanied by Deputy Assistant Secretary Jason Chung arrives to the G-20 meeting during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018.
    Trump administration defends tough trade stance at global finance meetings.
    Trump administration defends tough trade stance at global finance meetings.
  • Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

    Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:52 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:44:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.
  • Rep. Scalise out of hospital after surgery tied to shooting

    Rep. Scalise out of hospital after surgery tied to shooting

    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:14:15 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:15:49 GMT
    The No. 3 House Republican leader has been released from a hospital after follow-up surgery related to the wounds he received from a shooting at a GOP baseball practice 10 months ago.
    The No. 3 House Republican leader has been released from a hospital after follow-up surgery related to the wounds he received from a shooting at a GOP baseball practice 10 months ago.
  • Pot politics: Schumer joins politicians rethinking marijuana

    Pot politics: Schumer joins politicians rethinking marijuana

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:53:39 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:55:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., confers with his communications aide Matt House as he speaks to reporters following a closed-door strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 17, 2018.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., confers with his communications aide Matt House as he speaks to reporters following a closed-door strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 17, 2018.
    The Senate's top Democrat says he now supports making marijuana legal under federal laws.
    The Senate's top Democrat says he now supports making marijuana legal under federal laws.
  • Dems' lawsuit alleges conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

    Dems' lawsuit alleges conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:33:54 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 18, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump listens during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, in Palm Beach, Fla. The Democratic National Committee...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 18, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump listens during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, in Palm Beach, Fla. The Democratic National Committee...
    The Democratic National Committee has sued President Donald Trump's campaign, his son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
    The Democratic National Committee has sued President Donald Trump's campaign, his son, his son-in-law, the Russian Federation and WikiLeaks, saying they conspired to help Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
  • Romney facing complex Utah nominating system in Senate race

    Romney facing complex Utah nominating system in Senate race

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:14:18 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:57:06 GMT
    U.S. Senate hopeful Mitt Romney will speak to thousands of Utah Republicans gathering Saturday at a party convention to vote for candidates ranging from Congress to state Legislature.
    U.S. Senate hopeful Mitt Romney will speak to thousands of Utah Republicans gathering Saturday at a party convention to vote for candidates ranging from Congress to state Legislature.
  • Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump not appealing to Dems

    Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump not appealing to Dems

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:44:18 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:49:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this March 16, 2018, file photo, political activist Tom Steyer speaks during an event in Cincinnati. Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign arguing to remove President Donald Trump from off...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this March 16, 2018, file photo, political activist Tom Steyer speaks during an event in Cincinnati. Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign arguing to remove President Donald Trump from off...
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump, but many Democratic candidates are shying away from that idea.
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump, but many Democratic candidates are shying away from that idea.
  • Haley's response: 'I don't get confused' draws notice

    Haley's response: 'I don't get confused' draws notice

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:44:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:59:27 GMT
    (Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency via AP). United Nations Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrives at The European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, Friday, April 20, 2018. The annual informal working meeting with the UN Secretary-Genera...(Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency via AP). United Nations Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrives at The European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, Friday, April 20, 2018. The annual informal working meeting with the UN Secretary-Genera...
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's rebuttal to a putdown from a close adviser to President Donald Trump has been seized upon as a rallying cry among some women.
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's rebuttal to a putdown from a close adviser to President Donald Trump has been seized upon as a rallying cry among some women.
  • Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm

    Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:23:52 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:07:29 GMT
    The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal.
    The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal.
  • Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team for Trump

    Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team for Trump

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:04:02 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:54:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...
    With the addition of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Trump gains a former U.S. attorney, a past presidential candidate and a TV-savvy defender.
    With the addition of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Trump gains a former U.S. attorney, a past presidential candidate and a TV-savvy defender.
  • In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:26:49 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:15:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...

    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

  • Probe clears Haspel on destruction of waterboarding tapes

    Probe clears Haspel on destruction of waterboarding tapes

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:43:59 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:07:16 GMT
    (CIA via AP). This March 21, 2017, photo provided by the CIA, shows CIA Deputy Director Gina Haspel. A former top U.S. intelligence official says President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next CIA director was cleared of wrongdoing years ago in the de...(CIA via AP). This March 21, 2017, photo provided by the CIA, shows CIA Deputy Director Gina Haspel. A former top U.S. intelligence official says President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next CIA director was cleared of wrongdoing years ago in the de...
    The CIA has given lawmakers a memo showing President Donald Trump's pick to be the agency's next CIA director was cleared years ago of wrongdoing in the destruction of videotapes showing terror suspects being...
    The CIA has given lawmakers a memo showing President Donald Trump's pick to be the agency's next CIA director was cleared years ago of wrongdoing in the destruction of videotapes showing terror suspects being waterboarded.
  • Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:54:07 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:37:48 GMT
    (Julie Smith/The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to an extramarital affair with his hairdres...(Julie Smith/The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to an extramarital affair with his hairdres...
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with a felony related to his use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign.
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with a felony related to his use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign.
  • Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:16:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:12:45 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 09:54:11 GMT
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

  • About 2,500 mourners pay respects to Barbara Bush at viewing

    About 2,500 mourners pay respects to Barbara Bush at viewing

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:43:25 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-04-21 06:47:26 GMT

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

  • The Latest: Trump asks whether illegal leaks prompted probe

    The Latest: Trump asks whether illegal leaks prompted probe

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:04:42 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:16:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...
    President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.
    President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.
  • For Trump, Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team

    For Trump, Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:04:05 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:04:43 GMT
    With the addition of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Trump gains a former U.S. attorney, a past presidential candidate and a TV-savvy defender.
    With the addition of former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Trump gains a former U.S. attorney, a past presidential candidate and a TV-savvy defender.
  • Haley's pushback draws fans, rattles White House

    Haley's pushback draws fans, rattles White House

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:23:35 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:46:42 GMT
    (Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency via AP). United Nations Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrives at The European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, Friday, April 20, 2018. The annual informal working meeting with the UN Secretary-Genera...(Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency via AP). United Nations Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrives at The European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, Friday, April 20, 2018. The annual informal working meeting with the UN Secretary-Genera...
    The public spat between the White House and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Russia sanctions cast a spotlight on her at-times uneasy relationship with President Donald Trump.
    The public spat between the White House and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Russia sanctions cast a spotlight on her at-times uneasy relationship with President Donald Trump.
  • Army lowers 2017 recruiting goal; more soldiers staying on

    Army lowers 2017 recruiting goal; more soldiers staying on

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:47:41 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:46:16 GMT
    The U.S. Army will not meet its mission to recruit 80,000 soldiers this year and has now officially lowered the goal.
    The U.S. Army will not meet its mission to recruit 80,000 soldiers this year and has now officially lowered the goal.
  • Hot potato: Dems shy from Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump

    Hot potato: Dems shy from Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:34:09 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:46:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this March 16, 2018, file photo, political activist Tom Steyer speaks during an event in Cincinnati. Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign arguing to remove President Donald Trump from off...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this March 16, 2018, file photo, political activist Tom Steyer speaks during an event in Cincinnati. Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign arguing to remove President Donald Trump from off...
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump, but many Democratic candidates are shying away from that idea.
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump, but many Democratic candidates are shying away from that idea.
  • Trump administration pushes back against trade criticism

    Trump administration pushes back against trade criticism

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:42:59 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:04:22 GMT
    ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks at the panel Reforming the Euro Area: Views from inside and outside of Europe, during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Thursday...( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks at the panel Reforming the Euro Area: Views from inside and outside of Europe, during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington, Thursday...
    The head of the International Monetary Fund is urging countries to work out their differences over trade.
    The head of the International Monetary Fund is urging countries to work out their differences over trade.
  • Trump calls OPEC efforts to boost oil prices 'not good'

    Trump calls OPEC efforts to boost oil prices 'not good'

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:03:27 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:14:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump says oil-producing cartel OPEC "is at it again," and that efforts to maintain high prices "will not be accepted!".
    President Donald Trump says oil-producing cartel OPEC "is at it again," and that efforts to maintain high prices "will not be accepted!".
  • HHS secretary recovering at home after hospital stay

    HHS secretary recovering at home after hospital stay

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:54:05 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:06:58 GMT
    HHS secretary recovering at home after hospitalization for treatment of a painful bowel condition.
    HHS secretary recovering at home after hospitalization for treatment of a painful bowel condition.
  • Pompeo faces opposition on Senate panel

    Pompeo faces opposition on Senate panel

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:13:44 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:59:16 GMT
    Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, is expected to face unified opposition from Democrats at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee next week after one undecided Democrat said he...
    Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, is expected to face unified opposition from Democrats at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee next week after one undecided Democrat said he would vote no.
  • Ex-FBI deputy director 'disappointed' in Comey comments

    Ex-FBI deputy director 'disappointed' in Comey comments

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:12:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:19:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Ju...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Ju...
    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington.
    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington.
  • Probe cleared Haspel in destruction of waterboarding tapes

    Probe cleared Haspel in destruction of waterboarding tapes

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:23:29 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:59:24 GMT
    A former top US intelligence official says President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next CIA director was cleared of wrongdoing years ago in the destruction of videotapes showing terror suspects being waterboarded.
    A former top US intelligence official says President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next CIA director was cleared of wrongdoing years ago in the destruction of videotapes showing terror suspects being waterboarded.
  • Senate panel talks to Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr.

    Senate panel talks to Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr.

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:23:09 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:58:43 GMT
    A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. at a Trump Tower meeting during the 2016 campaign recently met U.S. Senate investigators in Berlin, a person familiar with the interview tells The...
    A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. at a Trump Tower meeting during the 2016 campaign recently met U.S. Senate investigators in Berlin, a person familiar with the interview tells The Associated Press.
  • John Bolton announces Mira Ricardel as deputy adviser

    John Bolton announces Mira Ricardel as deputy adviser

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:06:57 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:58:27 GMT
    John Bolton announces Mira Ricardel as deputy national security adviser.
    John Bolton announces Mira Ricardel as deputy national security adviser.
  • Civil rights prosecutors urge charges in Garner death

    Civil rights prosecutors urge charges in Garner death

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:43:45 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:47:49 GMT
    A memorial for Eric Garner rests on the pavement near the site of his death, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in the Staten Island borough of New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)A memorial for Eric Garner rests on the pavement near the site of his death, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in the Staten Island borough of New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Federal civil rights prosecutors have recommended charging a New York police officer in the 2014 death of Eric Garner.

    Federal civil rights prosecutors have recommended charging a New York police officer in the 2014 death of Eric Garner.

  • Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:00:21 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:37:16 GMT
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.
  • AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

    AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:04:51 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:22:25 GMT
    Graphic shows results of AP-NORC Center poll on foreign relations and Trump approval; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm;Graphic shows results of AP-NORC Center poll on foreign relations and Trump approval; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm;
    Americans are largely pessimistic about U.S. relations with Russia and China in the next year, and despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un over nuclear weapons, nearly half also expect things to get...
    Americans are largely pessimistic about U.S. relations with Russia and China in the next year, and despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un over nuclear weapons, nearly half also expect things to get worse with North Korea.
  • Arizona is next stop for movement seeking better teacher pay

    Arizona is next stop for movement seeking better teacher pay

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:53:00 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:22:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teacher Jennifer Galluzzo casts her ballot outside Paseo Verde Elementary Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Peoria, Ariz. Arizona teachers are weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks o...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teacher Jennifer Galluzzo casts her ballot outside Paseo Verde Elementary Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Peoria, Ariz. Arizona teachers are weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks o...
    Arizona teachers have voted to walk off the job to demand increased school funding.
    Arizona teachers have voted to walk off the job to demand increased school funding.
  • Romney faces tough GOP crowd in Utah bid for US Senate seat

    Romney faces tough GOP crowd in Utah bid for US Senate seat

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:03:32 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:19:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). In this Saturday, March 3, 2018, photo, shows Mitt Romney during a tour of Arches National Park, near Moab, Utah. Romney is gearing up for arguably the biggest challenge of his Senate campaign: A Utah Republican party conv...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). In this Saturday, March 3, 2018, photo, shows Mitt Romney during a tour of Arches National Park, near Moab, Utah. Romney is gearing up for arguably the biggest challenge of his Senate campaign: A Utah Republican party conv...
    Mitt Romney's bid for the U.S. Senate will have him wooing an unpredictable crowd of far-right leaning Utah Republicans at the state party convention this weekend.
    Mitt Romney's bid for the U.S. Senate will have him wooing an unpredictable crowd of far-right leaning Utah Republicans at the state party convention this weekend.
  • Major GOP donor announces run for Wyoming governor

    Major GOP donor announces run for Wyoming governor

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:43:46 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:47:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, file). FILE--In this May 27, 2015, file photo, businessman Foster Friess is seen in Cabot, Pa. Friess announced his campaign for Wyoming governor Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Republican state convention in Laramie, Wyo.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, file). FILE--In this May 27, 2015, file photo, businessman Foster Friess is seen in Cabot, Pa. Friess announced his campaign for Wyoming governor Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Republican state convention in Laramie, Wyo.
    Republican Party top donor, fundraiser running for governor of Wyoming.
    Republican Party top donor, fundraiser running for governor of Wyoming.
  • Dems to black activists: Trump is 'the darkness'

    Dems to black activists: Trump is 'the darkness'

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:57:48 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:36:33 GMT
    Elizabeth Warren rails against housing discrimination in message to black activists: 'All our fights are interconnected".
    Elizabeth Warren rails against housing discrimination in message to black activists: 'All our fights are interconnected".
  • US says China, Iran, Russia are 'forces for instability'

    US says China, Iran, Russia are 'forces for instability'

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-04-20 17:13:06 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:26:43 GMT
    The Trump administration is lashing out at China, Iran, Russia and North Korea for being "forces of instability" because of human rights abuses of their own citizens and others.
    The Trump administration is lashing out at China, Iran, Russia and North Korea for being "forces of instability" because of human rights abuses of their own citizens and others.
  • The Latest: Former President George HW Bush greets mourners

    The Latest: Former President George HW Bush greets mourners

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:43:42 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:18:14 GMT
    (Richard Carson/Pool via AP). Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston, prior to the public visitation.(Richard Carson/Pool via AP). Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston, prior to the public visitation.
    A spray of flowers covers the closed silver casket of former first lady Barbara Bush in the sanctuary of the Houston church where mourners are waiting to pay their final respects.
    A spray of flowers covers the closed silver casket of former first lady Barbara Bush in the sanctuary of the Houston church where mourners are waiting to pay their final respects.
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  • Q&A: Why Colorado, Arizona teachers are walking off the job

    Q&A: Why Colorado, Arizona teachers are walking off the job

    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:08:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers from Highland Arts Elementary School stage a final walk-in Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Communities and school districts are preparing for a historic statewide teacher walkout on Thursday that could keep hund...
    Tens of thousands of schoolteachers are walking off the job in Colorado and Arizona, though their demands and state laws on walkouts differ.
    Tens of thousands of schoolteachers are walking off the job in Colorado and Arizona, though their demands and state laws on walkouts differ.
  • Lawyer: Trump ready for role in raids' evidence review

    Lawyer: Trump ready for role in raids' evidence review

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:08:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:51:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. A New York judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for Pr...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. A New York judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for Pr...
    A lawyer for Donald Trump says the president is ready to offer his opinion on what evidence seized from his personal attorney's home and office are protected by attorney-client privilege.
    A lawyer for Donald Trump says the president is ready to offer his opinion on what evidence seized from his personal attorney's home and office are protected by attorney-client privilege.
  • Tears flow as victims of Waffle House shooting remembered

    Tears flow as victims of Waffle House shooting remembered

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:19:15 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-04-26 07:50:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Waffle House employee Stan Brudnicki wears a ribbon on his uniform to honor shooting victims Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The restaurant re-opened Wednesday after four people were killed by a gunman Sunday.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Waffle House employee Stan Brudnicki wears a ribbon on his uniform to honor shooting victims Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The restaurant re-opened Wednesday after four people were killed by a gunman Sunday.
    A Nashville community has rallied to support the victims of a weekend shooting at a Waffle House by stopping by to get a meal after the restaurant re-opened.
    A Nashville community has rallied to support the victims of a weekend shooting at a Waffle House by stopping by to get a meal after the restaurant re-opened.
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