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  • 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 10:40 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:40:33 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...Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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 10:40 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:40:18 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...

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    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.

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  • Trump travel ban is focus of Supreme Court's last arguments

    Trump travel ban is focus of Supreme Court's last arguments

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:49:52 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:39:57 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.

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    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.

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  • Mixed signals from Trump on VA nominee as allegations build

    Mixed signals from Trump on VA nominee as allegations build

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:47:07 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:39:53 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.Full Story >
    Trump sends mixed signals about the future of his nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.Full Story >
  • Judge deals big setback to Trump on 'Dreamers' program

    Judge deals big setback to Trump on 'Dreamers' program

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:29:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:39:46 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.Full Story >
    A third judge has ruled against the Trump administration's plans to end the federal program that shields some young immigrants from deportation.Full Story >
  • 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 9:42 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:42:14 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...
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.Full Story >
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.Full Story >
  • Michigan water activist, 6 others win environmental prize

    Michigan water activist, 6 others win environmental prize

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:25:23 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:41:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2016, file photo, Flint, Mich. resident LeeAnne Walters testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The woman who exposed the Flint, Michigan, lead disaster is among seven people around the world who ar...(AP Photo/Molly Riley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2016, file photo, Flint, Mich. resident LeeAnne Walters testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The woman who exposed the Flint, Michigan, lead disaster is among seven people around the world who ar...
    A woman who played a key role in exposing the lead-tainted water disaster in Flint, Michigan, is among seven people to win a Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots environmental activism.Full Story >
    A woman who played a key role in exposing the lead-tainted water disaster in Flint, Michigan, is among seven people to win a Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots environmental activism.Full Story >
  • 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 9:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:41:31 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.Full Story >
    The state dinner at the White House was a big moment in fashion and in public life for first lady Melania Trump.Full Story >
  • 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 9:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:41:12 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.Full Story >
    Trump and Macron's sunny friendship isn't outshining their differences on key issues.Full Story >
  • 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 9:40 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:40:38 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.Full Story >
    Trump sounds more optimistic about a summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, even calling the leader open and honorable.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to walk off the job this week to demand more funding for public education.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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 8:50 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:50:35 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.

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

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  • 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
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:50:28 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...Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.

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

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  • 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.Full Story >
    Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Arizona policymakers have not agreed on how to increase teacher pay or education funding ahead of a statewide walkout this week.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    The Australian foreign minister says Adm. Harry Harris will become the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea instead of Australia.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Melania Trump is embracing her moment in the spotlight for the French president's state visit.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Trump backtracks on Syria after talks with French leader

    Trump backtracks on Syria after talks with French leader

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:56:43 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-04-25 07:33:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Washington.
    One month ago President Donald Trump surprised many by announcing the U.S. would withdraw from Syria soon, but after talks with France's president he appears to have changed his mind.Full Story >
    One month ago President Donald Trump surprised many by announcing the U.S. would withdraw from Syria soon, but after talks with France's president he appears to have changed his mind.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    The White House has some extra help in the kitchen for the state dinner honoring the president of France.Full Story >
  • 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.

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    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.

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  • 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.Full Story >
    Iran's foreign minister: If US pulls out of the multinational nuclear deal, it's likely Iran will, too.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    The mystery behind the origins of a fawning pro-Saudi magazine that laid down a red carpet for Crown Prince Mohammed's visit.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.".Full Story >
    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.".Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Iran's top diplomat accuses Haley of showing fabricated evidence that Yemen's Houthis got missiles from Iran.Full Story >
  • DACA largely restored with federal ruling, but decision stayed 90 days

    DACA largely restored with federal ruling, but decision stayed 90 days

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:36:09 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:38:35 GMT

    The judge, John Bates, wrote in his judgment that the government's cancellation of DACA was “arbitrary and capricious.” 

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    The judge, John Bates, wrote in his judgment that the government's cancellation of DACA was “arbitrary and capricious.” 

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  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015

    Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:36:39 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:57:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2017 file photo, Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, shows the website of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, on a ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2017 file photo, Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, shows the website of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, on a ...
    A new scientific study shows that gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015.Full Story >
    A new scientific study shows that gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Arizona governor pushes for teacher pay deal as strike looms

    Arizona governor pushes for teacher pay deal as strike looms

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-04-23 22:55:31 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:25:17 GMT
    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is pushing lawmakers to approve big teacher raises as school districts make plans to close if educators who call his proposal insufficient launch the first-ever statewide strike this week.Full Story >
    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is pushing lawmakers to approve big teacher raises as school districts make plans to close if educators who call his proposal insufficient launch the first-ever statewide strike this week.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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...Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    President Donald Trump is welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House in a formal arrival ceremony.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

    Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:25:22 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:48:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, file). FILE-- In this Jan. 5, 2018, file photo, Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little, left, with Gov C.L. "Butch" Otter listening, speaks at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Anti-abortion rhetoric is intensifying ahead of mid...(AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, file). FILE-- In this Jan. 5, 2018, file photo, Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little, left, with Gov C.L. "Butch" Otter listening, speaks at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Anti-abortion rhetoric is intensifying ahead of mid...
    Officials in Republican-dominant states are pushing legislation ahead of midterm elections that would punish both doctors and patients for abortions.Full Story >
    Officials in Republican-dominant states are pushing legislation ahead of midterm elections that would punish both doctors and patients for abortions.Full Story >
  • North Korea's Kim meets Chinese envoy after deadly bus crash

    North Korea's Kim meets Chinese envoy after deadly bus crash

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:46 PM EDT2018-04-24 01:46:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:57:07 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this Monday, April 23, 2018, photo provided Tuesday, April 24, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, meets China's ambassador to North Korea Li Jinjun, se...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this Monday, April 23, 2018, photo provided Tuesday, April 24, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, meets China's ambassador to North Korea Li Jinjun, se...
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has met with China's ambassador at a hospital where Chinese tourists were being treated after a deadly bus crash.Full Story >
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has met with China's ambassador at a hospital where Chinese tourists were being treated after a deadly bus crash.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Report: Hannity gained HUD help on multimillion property deals

    Report: Hannity gained HUD help on multimillion property deals

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:01:50 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:16:41 GMT
    Sean Hannity's real estate deals came to light after Hannity was revealed as a client of Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal lawyer. (Source: Twitter/Sean Hannity/CNN)Sean Hannity's real estate deals came to light after Hannity was revealed as a client of Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal lawyer. (Source: Twitter/Sean Hannity/CNN)

    The homes range from mansions to low-income housing and were reportedly all purchased under the names of shell companies, concealing Hannity's ownership.

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    The homes range from mansions to low-income housing and were reportedly all purchased under the names of shell companies, concealing Hannity's ownership.

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  • Should Memphis secede from TN? Some officials say yes

    Should Memphis secede from TN? Some officials say yes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:49 AM EDT2018-04-24 09:49:35 GMT
    (Source: WMC Action News 5)(Source: WMC Action News 5)

    Could Memphis make it as its own state? That's the idea some local politicians are floating after a contentious couple of weeks with lawmakers in Nashville. 

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    Could Memphis make it as its own state? That's the idea some local politicians are floating after a contentious couple of weeks with lawmakers in Nashville. 

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  • 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.Full Story >
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.Full Story >
  • DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:43:53 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:52:23 GMT
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)

    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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  • 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.Full Story >
    The White House says North Korea won't get relief from sanctions until it takes "concrete action" toward denuclearization.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.

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    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.

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  • Former President George H.W. Bush in ICU at Houston hospital

    Former President George H.W. Bush in ICU at Houston hospital

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-04-23 22:52:47 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:55:32 GMT
    Former President George H. W. Bush was hospitalized Wednesday, but his condition has steadily improved. (Source: CNN)Former President George H. W. Bush was hospitalized Wednesday, but his condition has steadily improved. (Source: CNN)

    Bush, 93, lost his wife Barbara just last week. The couple was married for 73 years, longer than any other president and first lady in history. 

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    Bush, 93, lost his wife Barbara just last week. The couple was married for 73 years, longer than any other president and first lady in history. 

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  • 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...

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    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.

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  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    President Donald Trump is attacking Democrats as he seeks Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of State.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France.Full Story >
  • The Latest: US offers condolences over Toronto van rampage

    The Latest: US offers condolences over Toronto van rampage

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:06:07 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:09:04 GMT
    (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). A injured person is put into the back of an ambulance in Toronto after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into a crowd  of pedestrians on Monday, April 23, 2018. The van apparently jumped a curb Monday i...(Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). A injured person is put into the back of an ambulance in Toronto after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into a crowd of pedestrians on Monday, April 23, 2018. The van apparently jumped a curb Monday i...
    Toronto's police chief says an incident in which a rented van smashed into pedestrians appeared to have been deliberate.Full Story >
    Toronto's police chief says an incident in which a rented van smashed into pedestrians appeared to have been deliberate.Full Story >
  • S.Korea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

    S.Korea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:04:59 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:38:13 GMT
    South Korea says it has halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts on the border ahead of inter-Korean talks this week.Full Story >
    South Korea says it has halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts on the border ahead of inter-Korean talks this week.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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?.Full Story >
    As civility fades in Trump's Washington, will senators cling to tradition and go easy on fellow senators?.Full Story >
  • Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks

    Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:24:11 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:10:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square.  An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no p...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no p...
    Audit of Facebook's privacy practices found no problems, though company knew a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.Full Story >
    Audit of Facebook's privacy practices found no problems, though company knew a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.Full Story >
  • The Latest: White House spokeswoman can relate to Kate

    The Latest: White House spokeswoman can relate to Kate

    Monday, April 23 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 12:25:48 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:59:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Royal fans John Loughrey, right, and Terry Hutt pose for a photo opposite the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London London, Monday, April 23, 2018. Kensington Palace says Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambri...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Royal fans John Loughrey, right, and Terry Hutt pose for a photo opposite the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London London, Monday, April 23, 2018. Kensington Palace says Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambri...
    Kensington Palace says the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a boy weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces (3.8 kilograms).Full Story >
    Kensington Palace says the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a boy weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces (3.8 kilograms).Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime.Full Story >
  • EU trade chief says Merkel, Macron will push Trump on steel

    EU trade chief says Merkel, Macron will push Trump on steel

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:45:15 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:36:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Monday, April 23, 2018. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Monday, April 23, 2018. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and...
    The EU trade chief says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will press Trump this week to exempt the 28-member bloc permanently from planned U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.Full Story >
    The EU trade chief says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will press Trump this week to exempt the 28-member bloc permanently from planned U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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".

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    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".

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  • Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

    Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:25:13 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:06:08 GMT
    The Canadian says she wasn't prepared for the question and was trying to express how Trump had connected with a certain segment of the U.S population. (Source: CNN)The Canadian says she wasn't prepared for the question and was trying to express how Trump had connected with a certain segment of the U.S population. (Source: CNN)

    Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive.

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    Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive.

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  • 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.

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

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  • 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.Full Story >
    President Donald Trump is wrongly claiming North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    US Treasury secretary expresses optimism over trade tensions.Full Story >
  • Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

    Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:53:13 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:17:00 GMT
    The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of a June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of a June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
    The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.

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    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.

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  • HRW: 'Men only' job ads show ongoing discrimination in China

    HRW: 'Men only' job ads show ongoing discrimination in China

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:45:10 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:29:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Nov. 28, 2017, photo, Chinese women look out of a window of a crowded bus traveling from the outskirts of the capital city during the morning rush hour, in Beijing. Human Rights Watch released the report on Monday, April 2...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Nov. 28, 2017, photo, Chinese women look out of a window of a crowded bus traveling from the outskirts of the capital city during the morning rush hour, in Beijing. Human Rights Watch released the report on Monday, April 2...
    A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many hiring advertisements openly calling only for male applicants.Full Story >
    A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many hiring advertisements openly calling only for male applicants.Full Story >
  • 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.

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    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.

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  • 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.Full Story >
    Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.Full Story >
  • Mexico holds its first presidential debate for July election

    Mexico holds its first presidential debate for July election

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:25:34 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-04-23 09:18:36 GMT
    (AP Photo / Marco Ugarte). The President of the National Electoral Institute, INE, Lorenzo Cordova Vianello speaks to the press before, the first of three debates among its presidential candidates in Mexico City, Sunday, April 22, 2018. Mexico will hol...(AP Photo / Marco Ugarte). The President of the National Electoral Institute, INE, Lorenzo Cordova Vianello speaks to the press before, the first of three debates among its presidential candidates in Mexico City, Sunday, April 22, 2018. Mexico will hol...
    The first of Mexico's presidential debates has opened with fire, with front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defending the idea of an amnesty to fight drug violence and reviving his 2006 campaign slogan of "the...Full Story >
    The first of Mexico's presidential debates has opened with fire, with front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defending the idea of an amnesty to fight drug violence and reviving his 2006 campaign slogan of "the poor come first.".Full Story >
  • Nicaragua's president cancels social security overhaul

    Nicaragua's president cancels social security overhaul

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:34:46 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:28:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alfredo Zuniga). Anti-government protesters pull down a statue that is emblematic of the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, at the Jean Paul Jennie round-about in Managua, Nicaragua, Saturday, April 21, 2018. Ortega said Saturd...(AP Photo/Alfredo Zuniga). Anti-government protesters pull down a statue that is emblematic of the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, at the Jean Paul Jennie round-about in Managua, Nicaragua, Saturday, April 21, 2018. Ortega said Saturd...
    Journalist Angel Gahona is among more than people killed in unrest in Nicaragua over social security reforms planned by President Daniel Ortega's government.Full Story >
    Journalist Angel Gahona is among more than people killed in unrest in Nicaragua over social security reforms planned by President Daniel Ortega's government.Full Story >
  • Trial set to begin for ex-Arizona lawmaker in Alaska killing

    Trial set to begin for ex-Arizona lawmaker in Alaska killing

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:14:48 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:19:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer). In this Thursday, April 19, 2018 photo, Mark Desimone, right, sits next to his attorney Deborah Macaulay, during a pretrial hearing in Juneau, Alaska. Desimone, a former Arizona legislator, is charged in the shooting death of a...(AP Photo/Becky Bohrer). In this Thursday, April 19, 2018 photo, Mark Desimone, right, sits next to his attorney Deborah Macaulay, during a pretrial hearing in Juneau, Alaska. Desimone, a former Arizona legislator, is charged in the shooting death of a...
    A disgraced former Arizona legislator accused of killing a man in southeast Alaska in 2016 is scheduled to stand trial, starting this week.Full Story >
    A disgraced former Arizona legislator accused of killing a man in southeast Alaska in 2016 is scheduled to stand trial, starting this week.Full Story >
  • French performers, politicians decry 'new anti-Semitism'

    French performers, politicians decry 'new anti-Semitism'

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-04-22 16:04:44 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:15:49 GMT
    Actor Gerard Depardieu, singer Charles Aznavour and former President Nicolas Sarkozy are among some 300 well-known French people urging national action in France to counter a "new anti-Semitism" that they blame on...Full Story >
    Actor Gerard Depardieu, singer Charles Aznavour and former President Nicolas Sarkozy are among some 300 well-known French people urging national action in France to counter a "new anti-Semitism" that they blame on rising Islamic radicalism.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    Outgoing Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is sticking by his decision not to criticize the Democrat seeking to fill his seat next year.Full Story >
  • 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.Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • 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...Full Story >
    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.Full Story >
  • Mexico's Pena Nieto optimistic on NAFTA overhaul talks

    Mexico's Pena Nieto optimistic on NAFTA overhaul talks

    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:45:02 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:16:10 GMT
    (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP). German chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and Mexico's President  Enrique Pena Nieto, arrive for the opening of the Hannover Fair, in Hannover, Germany, Sunday, April 22, 2018.(Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP). German chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, arrive for the opening of the Hannover Fair, in Hannover, Germany, Sunday, April 22, 2018.
    Mexico's president has said at a trade fair in Germany that he's optimistic about reaching a deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement.Full Story >
    Mexico's president has said at a trade fair in Germany that he's optimistic about reaching a deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement.Full Story >
  • Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:15:00 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:08:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.Full Story >
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.Full Story >
  • An officer, a pilot and Jim Morrison: some notable posthumous pardons

    An officer, a pilot and Jim Morrison: some notable posthumous pardons

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-04-22 11:01:33 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:37:01 GMT
    President Donald Trump tweeted that he’s considering granting a posthumous pardon to legendary boxer Jack Johnson. (Source: Twitter/@realDonaldTrump)President Donald Trump tweeted that he’s considering granting a posthumous pardon to legendary boxer Jack Johnson. (Source: Twitter/@realDonaldTrump)

    President Donald Trump could soon take the rare step of granting a posthumous pardon. Here’s a look at some other times that’s happened in the U.S.

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    President Donald Trump could soon take the rare step of granting a posthumous pardon. Here’s a look at some other times that’s happened in the U.S.

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  • Merkel to Israel TV: Imperfect Iran deal better than no deal

    Merkel to Israel TV: Imperfect Iran deal better than no deal

    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:24:45 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:06:49 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says an imperfect nuclear deal with Iran is still preferable to no deal, and that her country will "watch very closely" to ensure it is being fulfilled.Full Story >
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says an imperfect nuclear deal with Iran is still preferable to no deal, and that her country will "watch very closely" to ensure it is being fulfilled.Full Story >
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  • Police, dispatchers on Kyle Plush 911 calls praised in job reviews

    Police, dispatchers on Kyle Plush 911 calls praised in job reviews

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:48:32 GMT
    Kyle Plush (Provided)Kyle Plush (Provided)
    Kyle Plush (Provided)Kyle Plush (Provided)

    The two Cincinnati police officers and dispatchers who handled Kyle Plush's 911 calls received high praise on their job performance evaluations, police records show. 

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    The two Cincinnati police officers and dispatchers who handled Kyle Plush's 911 calls received high praise on their job performance evaluations, police records show. 

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  • Cincinnati Zoo, business rescue more than 50K honeybees

    Cincinnati Zoo, business rescue more than 50K honeybees

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:32:08 GMT
    The Cincinnati Zoo and a local business owner rescued more than 50,000 honeybees from a garage and took them to the zoo for educational purposes. (Photo: Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden Facebook page)The Cincinnati Zoo and a local business owner rescued more than 50,000 honeybees from a garage and took them to the zoo for educational purposes. (Photo: Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden Facebook page)

    The Cincinnati Zoo and a local business saved more than 50,000 honeybees that have been inside a garage at least 25 years. The bees were found colonizing inside a wall at the garage about two miles away from the zoo in Avondale, according to a video posted to the zoo's Facebook page. Dick Morgan, who owns Morgan's Canoe and Morgan's Natural Buzz Honey, is seen on the video using a special vacuum to suck up the bees so they can move them. The mass of young bees, eggs and larvae...

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    The Cincinnati Zoo and a local business saved more than 50,000 honeybees that have been inside a garage at least 25 years. The bees were found colonizing inside a wall at the garage about two miles away from the zoo in Avondale, according to a video posted to the zoo's Facebook page. Dick Morgan, who owns Morgan's Canoe and Morgan's Natural Buzz Honey, is seen on the video using a special vacuum to suck up the bees so they can move them. The mass of young bees, eggs and larvae...

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  • Driver still on the run after fatal Colerain hit-skip

    Driver still on the run after fatal Colerain hit-skip

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-04-25 11:59:05 GMT
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    Colerain police are continuing to search for the driver who hit and killed a Covington man.

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    Colerain police are continuing to search for the driver who hit and killed a Covington man.

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  • APNewsBreak: Hoops panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

    APNewsBreak: Hoops panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-04-25 11:58:52 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:40:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice speaks during a luncheon at the NCAA Convention in San Antonio. College basketball spent an entire season operating amid a federal corruption...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice speaks during a luncheon at the NCAA Convention in San Antonio. College basketball spent an entire season operating amid a federal corruption...
    A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly.Full Story >
    A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly.Full Story >
  • Jury to deliberate after Cosby painted as predator, victim

    Jury to deliberate after Cosby painted as predator, victim

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:26:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:40:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.

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    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.

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  • Madonna loses battle to prevent auction of Tupac letter

    Madonna loses battle to prevent auction of Tupac letter

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:07:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-04-25 14:39:20 GMT
    Pop star Madonna has lost her battle to prevent an auction of her personal items, including a love letter from her ex-boyfriend, the late rapper Tupac Shakur.Full Story >
    Pop star Madonna has lost her battle to prevent an auction of her personal items, including a love letter from her ex-boyfriend, the late rapper Tupac Shakur.Full Story >
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