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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide agrees to guilty plea in Russia probe

    Ex-Trump campaign aide agrees to guilty plea in Russia probe

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-23 05:14:32 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-02-23 18:37:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.
  • The Latest: 2 charges filed ahead of Gates' guilty plea

    The Latest: 2 charges filed ahead of Gates' guilty plea

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-02-23 16:14:56 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-23 18:36:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...
    A former top adviser to the Trump campaign is expected to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
    A former top adviser to the Trump campaign is expected to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
  • Federal judges to hear Pennsylvania district map challenge

    Federal judges to hear Pennsylvania district map challenge

    Friday, February 23 2018 1:35 PM EST2018-02-23 18:35:10 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:35 PM EST2018-02-23 18:35:10 GMT
    A panel of three Republican-appointed federal judges is in place to consider a request by eight sitting GOP congressmen in Pennsylvania to halt the use of a new congressional district map in this year's elections.
    A panel of three Republican-appointed federal judges is in place to consider a request by eight sitting GOP congressmen in Pennsylvania to halt the use of a new congressional district map in this year's elections.
  • Leading liberal policy group unveils 'coverage for all' plan

    Leading liberal policy group unveils 'coverage for all' plan

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:13 PM EST2018-02-22 02:13:53 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-02-23 18:28:29 GMT
    New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance.
    New plan from liberal policy group calls for 'Medicare Extra' to guarantee coverage for all, but keeps role for employers and private insurance.
  • After a year, Trump holds firm grip on conservative movement

    After a year, Trump holds firm grip on conservative movement

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:44 PM EST2018-02-22 17:44:09 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:57 AM EST2018-02-23 16:57:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), at National Harbor, Md., Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.  Pence said that in a meeting with governors at the White House Monday, they and Tru...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), at National Harbor, Md., Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Pence said that in a meeting with governors at the White House Monday, they and Tru...
    Donald Trump's candidacy jumbled the conservative movement, but more than a year into his presidency, the onetime Democrat holds what seems to be a near-total grip.
    Donald Trump's candidacy jumbled the conservative movement, but more than a year into his presidency, the onetime Democrat holds what seems to be a near-total grip.
  • US doing little to combat Russia meddling in next elections

    US doing little to combat Russia meddling in next elections

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-02-21 06:47:42 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:50 AM EST2018-02-23 16:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on worldwide threats in Washington. The Russians are going to try it again...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on worldwide threats in Washington. The Russians are going to try it again...
    Even as elections near, US has done little to aggressively combat the kinds of Russian meddling that was recently unmasked in federal court.
    Even as elections near, US has done little to aggressively combat the kinds of Russian meddling that was recently unmasked in federal court.
  • Grand jury indicts Missouri governor who admitted affair

    Grand jury indicts Missouri governor who admitted affair

    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:35 PM EST2018-02-22 22:35:20 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-02-23 16:17:53 GMT
    A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on a felony invasion of privacy charge related to the Republican's affair with a woman in 2015.
    A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on a felony invasion of privacy charge related to the Republican's affair with a woman in 2015.
  • Italian campaign promises gloss over grim economic realities

    Italian campaign promises gloss over grim economic realities

    Friday, February 23 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-23 10:15:14 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 10:56 AM EST2018-02-23 15:56:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Taxi driver Claudio Falciola looks in the drives his taxi in Milan, Italy, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Italian economic pickup belies weaknesses in real economy, few of which are being addressed directly as politicians stump for ...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Taxi driver Claudio Falciola looks in the drives his taxi in Milan, Italy, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Italian economic pickup belies weaknesses in real economy, few of which are being addressed directly as politicians stump for ...
    Italian economic pickup belies weaknesses in real economy, few of which are being addressed directly as politicians stump for March 4 national elections.
    Italian economic pickup belies weaknesses in real economy, few of which are being addressed directly as politicians stump for March 4 national elections.
  • Ex-staffer regrets racy photos sent to congressional hopeful

    Ex-staffer regrets racy photos sent to congressional hopeful

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:34 PM EST2018-02-23 01:34:19 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 6:58 AM EST2018-02-23 11:58:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Arizona House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro, R-Avondale, speaks during a legislative session at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. Two former Republican Arizona lawmakers who a...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Arizona House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro, R-Avondale, speaks during a legislative session at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. Two former Republican Arizona lawmakers who a...
    A former aide to Arizona Senate Republicans expressed regret Thursday that she sent pictures of herself in "various states of undress" to an ex-state senator now running for the U.S. House seat of a disgraced...
    A former aide to Arizona Senate Republicans expressed regret Thursday that she sent pictures of herself in "various states of undress" to an ex-state senator now running for the U.S. House seat of a disgraced congressman.
  • Venezuelan pastor fills presidential void left by opposition

    Venezuelan pastor fills presidential void left by opposition

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:16 AM EST2018-02-22 05:16:46 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 6:25 AM EST2018-02-23 11:25:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan presidential candidate Javier Bertucci acknowledges supporters, in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. With two months to go before Venezuela's make-or-break presidential elections, Bertucci, a televisio...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan presidential candidate Javier Bertucci acknowledges supporters, in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. With two months to go before Venezuela's make-or-break presidential elections, Bertucci, a televisio...
    With two months to go before Venezuela's presidential election, the only challenger to enter the ring against President Nicolas Maduro is a little-known television evangelist who was arrested for fuel smuggling...
    With two months to go before Venezuela's presidential election, the only challenger to enter the ring against President Nicolas Maduro is a little-known television evangelist who was arrested for fuel smuggling eight years ago.
  • GOP congressmen challenge new Pennsylvania district map

    GOP congressmen challenge new Pennsylvania district map

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-22 05:13:47 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-02-23 06:58:54 GMT
    Pa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district mapPa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district map
    A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court.
    A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court.
  • New charges brought against ex-Trump campaign associates

    New charges brought against ex-Trump campaign associates

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:54 PM EST2018-02-22 21:54:24 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:27 AM EST2018-02-23 05:27:02 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and a business associate.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and a business associate.
  • The Latest: Manafort denies new allegations by Mueller

    The Latest: Manafort denies new allegations by Mueller

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:34 PM EST2018-02-23 01:34:23 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:34 PM EST2018-02-23 01:34:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additiona...
    Paul Manafort, who led President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign for several months, is denying new allegations made against him in an indictment brought by special counsel Robert Mueller.
    Paul Manafort, who led President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign for several months, is denying new allegations made against him in an indictment brought by special counsel Robert Mueller.
  • Widow disgusted by Indiana immigration ad featuring husband

    Widow disgusted by Indiana immigration ad featuring husband

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-02-22 20:14:15 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:36 PM EST2018-02-23 00:36:55 GMT
    The widow of an Uber driver killed in a suspected drunken driving crash by a person in the U.S. illegally says a political ad featuring her deceased husband is "disgusting.".
    The widow of an Uber driver killed in a suspected drunken driving crash by a person in the U.S. illegally says a political ad featuring her deceased husband is "disgusting.".
  • Ex-rising star of French far right steps into US limelight

    Ex-rising star of French far right steps into US limelight

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-02-22 16:04:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-02-22 23:28:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Edme, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2017 file photo, then far-right National Front party regional leader for southeastern France Marion Marechal-Le Pen attends a press conference in Bayonne, southwestern France. Out of the shadows, the ...(AP Photo/Bob Edme, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2017 file photo, then far-right National Front party regional leader for southeastern France Marion Marechal-Le Pen attends a press conference in Bayonne, southwestern France. Out of the shadows, the ...
    Out of the shadows, the woman who was the rising star of France's far right National Front until she left politics is emerging on the other side of the Atlantic, stepping into the limelight as a speaker at a major...
    Out of the shadows, the woman who was the rising star of France's far right National Front until she left politics is emerging on the other side of the Atlantic, stepping into the limelight as a speaker at a major forum for American conservatives.
  • Congressman claims undisclosed firm wasn't 'doing business'

    Congressman claims undisclosed firm wasn't 'doing business'

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:54 PM EST2018-02-22 19:54:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-02-22 22:18:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, speaks during a town hall meeting in Marshalltown, Iowa. Blum has likely violated multiple House ethics rules by failing to disclose a new company that...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, speaks during a town hall meeting in Marshalltown, Iowa. Blum has likely violated multiple House ethics rules by failing to disclose a new company that...
    An Iowa congressman has said in a sworn statement that a company he failed to disclose wasn't "doing business" in 2016, despite evidence to the contrary.
    An Iowa congressman has said in a sworn statement that a company he failed to disclose wasn't "doing business" in 2016, despite evidence to the contrary.
  • Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:23 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-02-22 19:39:41 GMT
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
  • Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

    Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:25 PM EST2018-02-22 04:25:17 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-02-22 18:29:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015 file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-New Hartford, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. The Republican congresswoman from upstate New York says "many" people wh...(AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015 file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-New Hartford, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. The Republican congresswoman from upstate New York says "many" people wh...
    Republican congresswoman says 'many' people who commit mass murder are Democrats, but she offers no evidence; Democratic challenger calls her comments 'disgusting' and 'toxic'.
    Republican congresswoman says 'many' people who commit mass murder are Democrats, but she offers no evidence; Democratic challenger calls her comments 'disgusting' and 'toxic'.
  • Mueller files new charges in Manafort case

    Mueller files new charges in Manafort case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-02-21 19:56:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-02-22 14:48:16 GMT
    Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
    Court records indicate at least one new charge has been filed under seal in the case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
  • Venezuela's Maduro calls for early Congress vote as well

    Venezuela's Maduro calls for early Congress vote as well

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:03 PM EST2018-02-21 22:03:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:05 AM EST2018-02-22 09:05:36 GMT
    Venezuela's opposition says it will boycott an election challenging socialist President Nicolas Maduro unless the government drops a ban on major candidates and takes other steps to ease fears it's rigged.
    Venezuela's opposition says it will boycott an election challenging socialist President Nicolas Maduro unless the government drops a ban on major candidates and takes other steps to ease fears it's rigged.
  • Liberal group proposing plan for health coverage for all

    Liberal group proposing plan for health coverage for all

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 AM EST2018-02-22 05:24:52 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-02-22 06:27:43 GMT
    Center for American Progress proposing a new health plan that builds on Medicare as a way to guarantee coverage for all.
    Center for American Progress proposing a new health plan that builds on Medicare as a way to guarantee coverage for all.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's tweets on Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Answers to Trump's tweets on Russia probe

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:45 AM EST2018-02-22 05:45:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 AM EST2018-02-22 06:27:02 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump tweets questions about special counsel's Russia probe, but answers might not please him.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump tweets questions about special counsel's Russia probe, but answers might not please him.
  • Trump again attacks Obama over Russia

    Trump again attacks Obama over Russia

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:45 AM EST2018-02-21 14:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:26 AM EST2018-02-22 06:26:41 GMT
    President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor, suggesting he should have done more to prevent Russian election meddling.
    President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor, suggesting he should have done more to prevent Russian election meddling.
  • Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:43 AM EST2018-02-21 06:43:17 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-22 06:19:19 GMT
    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't...
    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change law now.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump's running commentary on Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump's running commentary on Russia probe

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:57 PM EST2018-02-21 22:57:57 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:44 AM EST2018-02-22 05:44:39 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump speaks as if he knows where Russia probe is going and not going, and what it's finding.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump speaks as if he knows where Russia probe is going and not going, and what it's finding.
  • GOP leaders request hold on Pennsylvania congressional map

    GOP leaders request hold on Pennsylvania congressional map

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:06 AM EST2018-02-21 16:06:40 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:05 AM EST2018-02-22 05:05:22 GMT
    Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court.
    Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court.
  • The Latest: Governor focusing on court order for new map

    The Latest: Governor focusing on court order for new map

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:47 PM EST2018-02-22 00:47:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:04 PM EST2018-02-22 02:04:30 GMT
    Pennsylvania's 2 highest-ranking Republican legislative leaders ask US Supreme Court to block new congressional district map viewed as likely to help Democrats.
    Pennsylvania's 2 highest-ranking Republican legislative leaders ask US Supreme Court to block new congressional district map viewed as likely to help Democrats.
  • Woman in affair that led US rep to resign now seeks office

    Woman in affair that led US rep to resign now seeks office

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-21 23:33:37 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:43 PM EST2018-02-22 01:43:42 GMT
    A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation is now pursuing her own run for the U.S. House.
    A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation is now pursuing her own run for the U.S. House.
  • Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

    Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:36 PM EST2018-02-21 22:36:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:34 PM EST2018-02-22 01:34:35 GMT
    A Christian minister running to replace a congressman who resigned amid sexual misconduct allegations reportedly traded suggestive text messages with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one...
    A Christian minister running to replace a congressman who resigned amid sexual misconduct allegations reportedly traded suggestive text messages with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one of the exchanges.
  • Vandalism, violent incidents mark Italy's election campaign

    Vandalism, violent incidents mark Italy's election campaign

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-21 19:13:33 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-02-21 21:28:52 GMT
    Acts of vandalism and violence are marking Italy's election campaign.
    Acts of vandalism and violence are marking Italy's election campaign.
  • Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-17 06:19:49 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-21 21:06:24 GMT
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
  • Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

    Russians charged with meddling in 2016 presidential race

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-02-16 18:18:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:57 PM EST2018-02-21 17:57:40 GMT
    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.
    The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities.
  • Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:12 AM EST2018-02-21 06:12:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:48 AM EST2018-02-21 16:48:57 GMT
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
  • Wife of lawmaker who killed himself loses election bid

    Wife of lawmaker who killed himself loses election bid

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:32 PM EST2018-02-21 02:32:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-21 16:30:05 GMT
    A special election is being held in Kentucky to replace a legislator who killed himself after allegations surfaced from a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager.
    A special election is being held in Kentucky to replace a legislator who killed himself after allegations surfaced from a woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'tougher' steps on Russia?

    AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'tougher' steps on Russia?

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-20 23:15:01 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-02-21 15:58:27 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump says he's tougher on Russia than Obama was but the record shows otherwise.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump says he's tougher on Russia than Obama was but the record shows otherwise.
  • The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election

    The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-16 19:03:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-02-21 15:08:26 GMT
    Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein says the goal of 13 Russians and three Russian entities charged Friday was "spreading distrust" of 2016 candidates and the political system.
    Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein says the goal of 13 Russians and three Russian entities charged Friday was "spreading distrust" of 2016 candidates and the political system.
  • Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 PM EST2018-02-21 00:42:09 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:39 AM EST2018-02-21 14:39:11 GMT
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
  • Attorney admits he lied to Mueller's federal agents

    Attorney admits he lied to Mueller's federal agents

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:03 AM EST2018-02-20 14:03:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:38 AM EST2018-02-21 14:38:06 GMT
    President Donald Trump is suggesting Democrats are hypocrites for insisting that past elections weren't rigged, only to blame Russians for meddling after he took the White House.
    President Donald Trump is suggesting Democrats are hypocrites for insisting that past elections weren't rigged, only to blame Russians for meddling after he took the White House.
  • How a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into the Russia probe

    How a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into the Russia probe

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-02-21 00:34:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-21 13:58:51 GMT
    Questions and answers on how a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into Mueller's Russia probe.
    Questions and answers on how a law firm's work on Ukraine ties into Mueller's Russia probe.
  • With new elections near, US strains to curb Russia meddling

    With new elections near, US strains to curb Russia meddling

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-20 23:33:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-21 06:56:33 GMT
    The first congressional primaries are just two weeks away, and the U.S. government has done little so far to aggressively combat the kind of Russian election interference that's been revealed.
    The first congressional primaries are just two weeks away, and the U.S. government has done little so far to aggressively combat the kind of Russian election interference that's been revealed.
  • 10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:53 PM EST2018-02-21 00:53:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:24 AM EST2018-02-21 06:24:16 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: Florida students take on Legislature, Trump wants bump stocks ban, another guilty plea in Mueller probe.
    Among 10 Things to Know: Florida students take on Legislature, Trump wants bump stocks ban, another guilty plea in Mueller probe.
  • Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-20 19:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-02-21 05:54:22 GMT
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on...
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on popular Italian platforms.
  • The Latest: Justice Dept to step up review of bump stocks

    The Latest: Justice Dept to step up review of bump stocks

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:03 AM EST2018-02-20 14:03:49 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:05 PM EST2018-02-21 03:05:23 GMT
    President Donald Trump is crediting "popular Tax Cuts which the Dems want to take away" with giving his Republican Party an edge in recent polling.
    President Donald Trump is crediting "popular Tax Cuts which the Dems want to take away" with giving his Republican Party an edge in recent polling.
  • Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:11 AM EST2018-02-20 05:11:45 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-02-21 02:44:12 GMT
    The map of congressional districts imposed by Pennsylvania's high court for the state's 2018 elections gives Democrats a boost in their mission to wrest control of the U.S. House.
    The map of congressional districts imposed by Pennsylvania's high court for the state's 2018 elections gives Democrats a boost in their mission to wrest control of the U.S. House.
  • Ethics Committee confirms review of Tennessee lawmaker

    Ethics Committee confirms review of Tennessee lawmaker

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:46 PM EST2018-02-20 19:46:45 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:33 PM EST2018-02-21 00:33:54 GMT
    The House Ethics Committee is confirming that it's investigating Republican Rep. John Duncan of Tennessee, who is now serving his 16th term in the House and has already announced he won't seek re-election.
    The House Ethics Committee is confirming that it's investigating Republican Rep. John Duncan of Tennessee, who is now serving his 16th term in the House and has already announced he won't seek re-election.
  • The Latest: Attorney pleads guilty to lying

    The Latest: Attorney pleads guilty to lying

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-02-20 14:52:08 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:35 PM EST2018-02-20 23:35:10 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors have filed a new charge against a London-based lawyer they say lied to federal investigators in the Russia probe.
  • Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts

    Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:03 AM EST2018-02-20 07:03:41 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:15 PM EST2018-02-20 21:15:04 GMT
    President Donald Trump and Mitt Romney have been at odds off and on, but they now see eye to eye on Romney's bid for a Senate seat from Utah.
    President Donald Trump and Mitt Romney have been at odds off and on, but they now see eye to eye on Romney's bid for a Senate seat from Utah.
  • Nevada's Heller warming to Trump before primary

    Nevada's Heller warming to Trump before primary

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-02-19 16:04:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:16 AM EST2018-02-20 14:16:23 GMT
    Nevada's Heller warms to Trump as he fends off a primary challenge from the right.
    Nevada's Heller warms to Trump as he fends off a primary challenge from the right.
  • Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-20 07:13:23 GMT
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
  • Trump offers support for limited effort on background checks

    Trump offers support for limited effort on background checks

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:00 AM EST2018-02-19 06:00:57 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:05 AM EST2018-02-20 07:05:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump spent the weekend fuming over the Russia investigation, staying largely silent about the nearby Florida school shooting victims and the escalating gun control debate.
    President Donald Trump spent the weekend fuming over the Russia investigation, staying largely silent about the nearby Florida school shooting victims and the escalating gun control debate.
  • Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

    Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:21 PM EST2018-02-20 03:21:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:04 AM EST2018-02-20 07:04:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship.
    President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship.
  • Gorsuch deciding vote in key labor union funding case

    Gorsuch deciding vote in key labor union funding case

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:51 AM EST2018-02-19 13:51:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:36 AM EST2018-02-20 06:36:07 GMT
    Justice Neil Gorsuch holds the deciding vote in a coming Supreme Court case that could affect the financial viability of unions that are major supporters of Democratic candidates and causes.
    Justice Neil Gorsuch holds the deciding vote in a coming Supreme Court case that could affect the financial viability of unions that are major supporters of Democratic candidates and causes.
  • Republican gains in secretary of state posts jolt Democrats

    Republican gains in secretary of state posts jolt Democrats

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-02-20 05:18:18 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-02-20 06:23:32 GMT
    Democrats seek to stop losses in secretary of state races, raise money for candidates.
    Democrats seek to stop losses in secretary of state races, raise money for candidates.
  • What to wear at polls? High court will have a say on that

    What to wear at polls? High court will have a say on that

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:01 AM EST2018-02-19 06:01:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-02-20 05:25:07 GMT
    A Minnesota law that bars voters from wearing political hats, T-shirts, buttons and other apparel to the polls is about to get a look from the Supreme Court.
    A Minnesota law that bars voters from wearing political hats, T-shirts, buttons and other apparel to the polls is about to get a look from the Supreme Court.
  • Pennsylvania's new congressional map could boost Democrats

    Pennsylvania's new congressional map could boost Democrats

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:53 PM EST2018-02-19 03:53:03 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:17 AM EST2018-02-20 05:17:23 GMT
    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats.
    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats.
  • Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:29 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-02-20 04:42:06 GMT
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
  • School shooting puts pressure on Florida lawmakers to act

    School shooting puts pressure on Florida lawmakers to act

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-18 04:00:33 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:24 PM EST2018-02-20 04:24:36 GMT
    Pressure is growing for tougher gun-control laws after a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.
    Pressure is growing for tougher gun-control laws after a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.
  • Candidates in Pennsylvania House race oppose weapons ban

    Candidates in Pennsylvania House race oppose weapons ban

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 PM EST2018-02-19 22:51:29 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:24 PM EST2018-02-20 00:24:58 GMT
    In the year's first congressional race, Republican and Democratic candidates in suburban Pittsburgh oppose banning weapons like the semi-automatic rifle used in Florida last week to kill 17 students and teachers.
    In the year's first congressional race, Republican and Democratic candidates in suburban Pittsburgh oppose banning weapons like the semi-automatic rifle used in Florida last week to kill 17 students and teachers.
  • The Latest: Trump again attacks Obama on Twitter

    The Latest: Trump again attacks Obama on Twitter

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-02-19 15:01:19 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-02-20 00:03:20 GMT
    White House says President Trump supports efforts to improve federal gun background check system.
    White House says President Trump supports efforts to improve federal gun background check system.
  • The Latest: Pennsylvania congressional map could boost Dems

    The Latest: Pennsylvania congressional map could boost Dems

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:51 PM EST2018-02-19 19:51:23 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:05 PM EST2018-02-19 21:05:23 GMT
    Pennsylvania Supreme Court imposes new congressional district map for state's 2018 elections, meeting its deadline to do so and likely setting up a challenge from Republicans.
    Pennsylvania Supreme Court imposes new congressional district map for state's 2018 elections, meeting its deadline to do so and likely setting up a challenge from Republicans.
  • Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

    Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-02-18 19:30:53 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-19 19:03:01 GMT
    Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
    Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
  • Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-19 13:01:31 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-02-19 18:05:57 GMT
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
  • Trump fumes about Russia investigation as nation mourns

    Trump fumes about Russia investigation as nation mourns

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-02-18 13:30:34 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:56 PM EST2018-02-19 17:56:08 GMT
    President Donald Trump is blasting the FBI, asking why they didn't investigate an Obama-era payment to Iran.
    President Donald Trump is blasting the FBI, asking why they didn't investigate an Obama-era payment to Iran.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out on Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out on Russia probe

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:51 AM EST2018-02-19 05:51:26 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:53 PM EST2018-02-19 17:53:03 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump denies absolving Russia of election meddling despite his trail of doubts about Moscow's involvement.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump denies absolving Russia of election meddling despite his trail of doubts about Moscow's involvement.
  • Russian election plot touched even minor Trump supporters

    Russian election plot touched even minor Trump supporters

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-02-17 23:42:33 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:34 AM EST2018-02-19 15:34:23 GMT
    A handful of small-time Trump supporters who came into contact with the Russian plot to interfere with the 2016 election said their votes were not swayed and they didn't do anything they weren't happy to do.
    A handful of small-time Trump supporters who came into contact with the Russian plot to interfere with the 2016 election said their votes were not swayed and they didn't do anything they weren't happy to do.
  • Former VP Biden mulling another run for presidency

    Former VP Biden mulling another run for presidency

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:40 AM EST2018-02-19 05:40:57 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 9:55 AM EST2018-02-19 14:55:41 GMT
    Former Vice President Joe Biden may not be ready to give up on his White House dreams. Biden, who ran twice before _ in 1988 and again in 2008 _ has suggested to longtime foreign policy advisers he may have another...
    Former Vice President Joe Biden may not be ready to give up on his White House dreams. Biden, who ran twice before _ in 1988 and again in 2008 _ has suggested to longtime foreign policy advisers he may have another run for the presidency in his future.
  • The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweets

    The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweets

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-02-18 14:40:47 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:55 AM EST2018-02-19 11:55:24 GMT
    Survivor of the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people are planning a march on Washington next month to pressure politicians to take action on gun violence.
    Survivor of the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people are planning a march on Washington next month to pressure politicians to take action on gun violence.
  • Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:59 AM EST2018-02-17 09:59:53 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:02 AM EST2018-02-19 10:02:53 GMT
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
  • Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-02-17 05:39:48 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:51 AM EST2018-02-19 08:51:17 GMT
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump roars on Twitter about Russia probe

    AP FACT CHECK: Trump roars on Twitter about Russia probe

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:22 PM EST2018-02-18 22:22:04 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-02-19 05:41:05 GMT
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out after Russia indictment, miscasting his record of skepticism about Moscow meddling.
    AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out after Russia indictment, miscasting his record of skepticism about Moscow meddling.
  • How to disrupt an election: Fake IDs, fraud and Facebook

    How to disrupt an election: Fake IDs, fraud and Facebook

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:04 AM EST2018-02-17 06:04:11 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-02-18 17:03:49 GMT
    Russians launched plot against US election in 2014, mixing old-fashioned political agitation with 21st century social media tools.
    Russians launched plot against US election in 2014, mixing old-fashioned political agitation with 21st century social media tools.
  • Trump overreaches to claim indictment proves 'no collusion'

    Trump overreaches to claim indictment proves 'no collusion'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-02-17 06:59:53 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:25 AM EST2018-02-18 14:25:04 GMT
    Trump over-reaches to claim Russian indictment is proof of 'no collusion'.
    Trump over-reaches to claim Russian indictment is proof of 'no collusion'.
  • FBI pressure increases with failure to avert school shooting

    FBI pressure increases with failure to avert school shooting

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:10 AM EST2018-02-17 06:10:07 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:24 AM EST2018-02-18 14:24:57 GMT
    The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau.
    The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau.
  • The Latest: Trump tweet undercuts McMaster Russia claims

    The Latest: Trump tweet undercuts McMaster Russia claims

    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:00 AM EST2018-02-17 13:00:19 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:38 AM EST2018-02-18 13:38:12 GMT
    U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has told an international audience that the evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 American election is beyond dispute.
    U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has told an international audience that the evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 American election is beyond dispute.
  • Mueller charges Russians with meddling in 2016 race

    Mueller charges Russians with meddling in 2016 race

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:59 AM EST2018-02-17 05:59:52 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:03 PM EST2018-02-18 03:03:49 GMT
    The U.S. special counsel has accused 13 Russians of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.
    The U.S. special counsel has accused 13 Russians of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.
  • Romney, favored in Senate bid, could take on outsized role

    Romney, favored in Senate bid, could take on outsized role

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:30 AM EST2018-02-17 06:30:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-17 23:34:46 GMT
    Many Republicans looking to Mitt Romney to be an elder statesman in the Senate, willing to take on President Donald Trump.
    Many Republicans looking to Mitt Romney to be an elder statesman in the Senate, willing to take on President Donald Trump.
  • Magazine obtains ex-playmate's notes on alleged Trump affair

    Magazine obtains ex-playmate's notes on alleged Trump affair

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:18 PM EST2018-02-16 17:18:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-17 21:33:12 GMT
    The New Yorker has obtained an eight-page, hand-written account written by a former Playboy Playmate who said she had a nine-month extramarital affair with Donald Trump beginning in 2006.
    The New Yorker has obtained an eight-page, hand-written account written by a former Playboy Playmate who said she had a nine-month extramarital affair with Donald Trump beginning in 2006.
  • The Latest: Kosovo president laments EU disunity on status

    The Latest: Kosovo president laments EU disunity on status

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:40 AM EST2018-02-17 09:40:02 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:52 PM EST2018-02-17 20:52:18 GMT
    Britain's prime minister seeks 'deep' EU security partnership.
    Britain's prime minister seeks 'deep' EU security partnership.
  • South African president pledges to "turn tide" on corruption

    South African president pledges to "turn tide" on corruption

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:46 AM EST2018-02-16 09:46:33 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-02-17 20:42:41 GMT
    South Africa's new leader Ramaphosa set to address a nation eager to move on from corruption.
    South Africa's new leader Ramaphosa set to address a nation eager to move on from corruption.
  • Illinois Democratic congressman faces challenge from left

    Illinois Democratic congressman faces challenge from left

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-02-17 17:31:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:24 PM EST2018-02-17 20:24:21 GMT
    A Lipinski has represented what's now Illinois' 3rd congressional district since U.S. Rep.
    A Lipinski has represented what's now Illinois' 3rd congressional district since U.S. Rep.
  • The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors

    The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-02-16 16:38:19 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-17 18:03:41 GMT
    Sen. Bill Nelson says he's inspired by the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who are demanding changes to make gun violence less likely.
    Sen. Bill Nelson says he's inspired by the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who are demanding changes to make gun violence less likely.
  • Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment

    Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:03 AM EST2018-02-17 06:03:16 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:13 PM EST2018-02-17 17:13:40 GMT
    What does it mean for Trump? Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment.
    What does it mean for Trump? Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment.
  • Khodorkovsky plots out a long game: a post-Putin Russia

    Khodorkovsky plots out a long game: a post-Putin Russia

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:16 AM EST2018-02-16 05:16:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:52 AM EST2018-02-17 08:52:55 GMT
    Russian oligarch-turned-dissident Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he's not interested in replacing Vladimir Putin as president.
    Russian oligarch-turned-dissident Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he's not interested in replacing Vladimir Putin as president.
  • Romney makes it official: He's running for Utah Senate seat

    Romney makes it official: He's running for Utah Senate seat

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:26 AM EST2018-02-16 13:26:41 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:42 AM EST2018-02-17 06:42:01 GMT
    Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is making a political comeback by running a Utah Senate seat.
    Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is making a political comeback by running a Utah Senate seat.
  • Key players in the Trump-Russia probe

    Key players in the Trump-Russia probe

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:10 AM EST2018-02-17 06:10:27 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:33 AM EST2018-02-17 06:33:11 GMT
    A look at some of the key players in the Trump-Russia probe after the special counsel charged 13 Russians in a plot to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election.
    A look at some of the key players in the Trump-Russia probe after the special counsel charged 13 Russians in a plot to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election.
  • Failure to avert school shooting adds to pressure on FBI

    Failure to avert school shooting adds to pressure on FBI

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:30 PM EST2018-02-17 00:30:37 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-02-17 06:11:40 GMT
    The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau.
    The revelation that the FBI botched a tip on the Florida school shooting suspect intensifies pressure on the bureau.
  • Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:59 PM EST2018-02-17 00:59:23 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-02-17 06:11:30 GMT
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
    Indictment shows how Facebook and Twitter got seriously played by Russian agents.
  • Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment

    Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:49 PM EST2018-02-17 00:49:09 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:06 AM EST2018-02-17 06:06:21 GMT
    What does it mean for Trump? Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment.
    What does it mean for Trump? Takeaways from Mueller's Russian meddling indictment.
  • Key players in the Trump-Russia probe

    Key players in the Trump-Russia probe

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:08 PM EST2018-02-17 00:08:55 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:06 AM EST2018-02-17 06:06:02 GMT
    A look at some of the key players in the Trump-Russia probe after the special counsel charged 13 Russians in a plot to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election.
    A look at some of the key players in the Trump-Russia probe after the special counsel charged 13 Russians in a plot to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election.
  • How to disrupt an election: Fake IDs, fraud and Facebook

    How to disrupt an election: Fake IDs, fraud and Facebook

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-02-17 00:19:34 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-02-17 06:05:53 GMT
    Russians launched plot against US election in 2014, mixing old-fashioned political agitation with 21st century social media tools.
    Russians launched plot against US election in 2014, mixing old-fashioned political agitation with 21st century social media tools.
  • Trump seizes on Mueller charge as proof of 'no collusion'

    Trump seizes on Mueller charge as proof of 'no collusion'

    Friday, February 16 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-02-16 22:10:02 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-02-17 05:42:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump is seizing on what was absent in special counsel Robert Mueller's indictment as proof that his campaign didn't collude with Russians.
    President Donald Trump is seizing on what was absent in special counsel Robert Mueller's indictment as proof that his campaign didn't collude with Russians.
  • Can middle-class candidate defeat millionaires in Illinois?

    Can middle-class candidate defeat millionaires in Illinois?

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-02-16 06:20:24 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 7:15 PM EST2018-02-17 00:15:55 GMT
    A former math professor who reported income of less than $35,000 last year is campaigning as a middle-class candidate in an Illinois governor's race that includes a couple millionaires and a billionaire.
    A former math professor who reported income of less than $35,000 last year is campaigning as a middle-class candidate in an Illinois governor's race that includes a couple millionaires and a billionaire.
  • Lawyer: California man in Russia probe 'has made mistakes'

    Lawyer: California man in Russia probe 'has made mistakes'

    Friday, February 16 2018 6:01 PM EST2018-02-16 23:01:32 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-02-16 23:49:23 GMT
    The attorney for a California man who pleaded guilty to unwittingly selling bank accounts to Russians meddling in the US elections says his client made a mistake.
    The attorney for a California man who pleaded guilty to unwittingly selling bank accounts to Russians meddling in the US elections says his client made a mistake.
  • Republican senator charged with video voyeurism, extortion

    Republican senator charged with video voyeurism, extortion

    Friday, February 16 2018 3:30 PM EST2018-02-16 20:30:13 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-02-16 23:48:31 GMT
    Rhode Island state Sen. Nicholas Kettle arrested on charges of video voyeurism, extortion; Republican senator's lawyer calls voyeurism charge 'nonsense,' says he has no idea what extortion charges are about.
    Rhode Island state Sen. Nicholas Kettle arrested on charges of video voyeurism, extortion; Republican senator's lawyer calls voyeurism charge 'nonsense,' says he has no idea what extortion charges are about.
  • GOP director takes sole responsibility for anonymous website

    GOP director takes sole responsibility for anonymous website

    Friday, February 16 2018 6:01 PM EST2018-02-16 23:01:22 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-02-16 23:18:01 GMT
    Maine Republican Party executive director says he alone was responsible for running anonymous website that published articles Democrats say slandered their unsuccessful mayoral candidate.
    Maine Republican Party executive director says he alone was responsible for running anonymous website that published articles Democrats say slandered their unsuccessful mayoral candidate.
  • Pakistan scrambles to avoid terror financing watch list

    Pakistan scrambles to avoid terror financing watch list

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:31 PM EST2018-02-16 21:31:16 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-02-16 22:48:20 GMT
    Pakistan is scrambling to steer clear of a global watch list for terrorism financing, the latest U.S. pressure tactic to get its difficult ally to crack down on militants crossing the border to fight in Afghanistan.
    Pakistan is scrambling to steer clear of a global watch list for terrorism financing, the latest U.S. pressure tactic to get its difficult ally to crack down on militants crossing the border to fight in Afghanistan.
  • Bannon interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation

    Bannon interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:16 AM EST2018-02-15 16:16:46 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:24 PM EST2018-02-16 19:24:45 GMT
    Under threat of subpoena, former Trump adviser Steve Bannon has arrived on Capitol Hill for a closed-door interview.
    Under threat of subpoena, former Trump adviser Steve Bannon has arrived on Capitol Hill for a closed-door interview.
  • US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

    US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-02-14 07:14:48 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-02-16 19:11:53 GMT
    The nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S. is seeing signs of Russian meddling in upcoming midterm elections.
    The nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S. is seeing signs of Russian meddling in upcoming midterm elections.
  • NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

    NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:48 PM EST2018-02-16 17:48:56 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:55 PM EST2018-02-16 17:55:02 GMT
    NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week.
    NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week.
  • Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

    Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:06 AM EST2018-02-16 15:06:40 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:27 PM EST2018-02-16 17:27:56 GMT
    An inquest has started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's...
    An inquest has started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.
  • The Latest: Gun safety groups aim to oust pro-NRA lawmakers

    The Latest: Gun safety groups aim to oust pro-NRA lawmakers

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:07 AM EST2018-02-16 13:07:23 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-02-16 16:53:59 GMT
    Jimmy Kimmel opened his late night show by accusing President Donald Trump and congressional leaders of doing "worse than nothing" to stop mass shootings like the killings of 17 people by a teenager with an AR-15...
    Jimmy Kimmel opened his late night show by accusing President Donald Trump and congressional leaders of doing "worse than nothing" to stop mass shootings like the killings of 17 people by a teenager with an AR-15 assault weapon at a Florida high school.
  • Federal vote-protection efforts lag ahead of first primaries

    Federal vote-protection efforts lag ahead of first primaries

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-02-13 16:38:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-02-16 16:51:10 GMT
    Federal efforts to secure elections against Russian meddling have lagged ahead of the first 2018 primaries.
    Federal efforts to secure elections against Russian meddling have lagged ahead of the first 2018 primaries.
  • Romney's Utah bid for Senate could revive rift with Trump

    Romney's Utah bid for Senate could revive rift with Trump

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:31 AM EST2018-02-16 15:31:33 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-02-16 16:12:23 GMT
    Mitt Romney and President Donald Trump exchanged harsh criticisms of one another during the 2016 presidential campaign but also have a history of being willing to sit down with each other when mutually beneficial.
    Mitt Romney and President Donald Trump exchanged harsh criticisms of one another during the 2016 presidential campaign but also have a history of being willing to sit down with each other when mutually beneficial.
  • Hungary's Orban steps up crackdown on critics before vote

    Hungary's Orban steps up crackdown on critics before vote

    Friday, February 16 2018 6:06 AM EST2018-02-16 11:06:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-02-16 14:28:41 GMT
    Hungary's prime minister is stepping up efforts to silence civic group critical of his government ahead of April elections which will likely result in his third consecutive term.
    Hungary's prime minister is stepping up efforts to silence civic group critical of his government ahead of April elections which will likely result in his third consecutive term.
  • Zimbabwe's president has clear road to election, few rivals

    Zimbabwe's president has clear road to election, few rivals

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:29 AM EST2018-02-16 09:29:41 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:09 AM EST2018-02-16 14:09:36 GMT
    Zimbabwe's leader has clear road to election as opposition squabbles after Tsvangirai's death.
    Zimbabwe's leader has clear road to election as opposition squabbles after Tsvangirai's death.
  • Dog in the race? Pooch barred from race for Kansas governor

    Dog in the race? Pooch barred from race for Kansas governor

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:57 AM EST2018-02-13 13:57:04 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:27 AM EST2018-02-16 13:27:07 GMT
    Kansas election officials are putting the brakes on a dog's campaign for governor.
    Kansas election officials are putting the brakes on a dog's campaign for governor.
  • Public money fuels Indiana Senate candidate's publicity bid

    Public money fuels Indiana Senate candidate's publicity bid

    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-02-15 21:28:32 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:02 AM EST2018-02-16 13:02:56 GMT
    Indiana congressman who warns about 'out-of-control' government spending used $3M in public and taxpayer money for self-promotion.
    Indiana congressman who warns about 'out-of-control' government spending used $3M in public and taxpayer money for self-promotion.
  • 3 independents poised to shake up Mexico's presidential race

    3 independents poised to shake up Mexico's presidential race

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:29 AM EST2018-02-16 05:29:48 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:02 AM EST2018-02-16 13:02:02 GMT
    Three political party outsiders in Mexico appear destined for the July 1 ballot as the first independent candidates to seek the country's presidency, the result of a reform seen as a victory for democracy.
    Three political party outsiders in Mexico appear destined for the July 1 ballot as the first independent candidates to seek the country's presidency, the result of a reform seen as a victory for democracy.
  • South African limbo ends with new president, Cyril Ramaphosa

    South African limbo ends with new president, Cyril Ramaphosa

    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:55 AM EST2018-02-15 08:55:51 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 3:19 AM EST2018-02-16 08:19:27 GMT
    Ramaphosa poised to become South Africa's new president in parliament vote Thursday.
    Ramaphosa poised to become South Africa's new president in parliament vote Thursday.
  • Ideas to redraw maps beat deadline in gerrymandering case

    Ideas to redraw maps beat deadline in gerrymandering case

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-15 05:26:36 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:52 AM EST2018-02-16 07:52:09 GMT
    It's deadline day in Pennsylvania's gerrymandering case for Gov. Tom Wolf and others to submit maps of new congressional district boundaries that they want the state Supreme Court to adopt.
    It's deadline day in Pennsylvania's gerrymandering case for Gov. Tom Wolf and others to submit maps of new congressional district boundaries that they want the state Supreme Court to adopt.
  • 'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills

    'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:56 AM EST2018-02-15 05:56:05 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:29 AM EST2018-02-16 06:29:44 GMT
    A bipartisan agreement on the status of young immigrants and a border wall with Mexico has emerged from a group of 16 senators.
    A bipartisan agreement on the status of young immigrants and a border wall with Mexico has emerged from a group of 16 senators.
  • The Latest: White House blasts Democrats over immigration

    The Latest: White House blasts Democrats over immigration

    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:50 AM EST2018-02-15 13:50:39 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-02-16 03:47:08 GMT
    A bipartisan agreement on the status of young immigrants and a border wall with Mexico has emerged from a group of 16 senators.
    A bipartisan agreement on the status of young immigrants and a border wall with Mexico has emerged from a group of 16 senators.
  • Experts: What states can do to secure their elections

    Experts: What states can do to secure their elections

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-02-13 17:04:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 5:33 PM EST2018-02-15 22:33:06 GMT
    Experts: What states can do to secure their elections.
    Experts: What states can do to secure their elections.
  • Pennsylvania man the 7th teen to enter Kansas governor race

    Pennsylvania man the 7th teen to enter Kansas governor race

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:56 AM EST2018-02-15 16:56:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:50 PM EST2018-02-15 19:50:24 GMT
    The field of teenage candidates running for Kansas governor has grown to seven, and the latest contender isn't even from the state.
    The field of teenage candidates running for Kansas governor has grown to seven, and the latest contender isn't even from the state.
  • New Virginia lawmakers have little luck making laws

    New Virginia lawmakers have little luck making laws

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:06 PM EST2018-02-15 17:06:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:02 PM EST2018-02-15 18:02:51 GMT
    The wave of Democrats who won seats in the Virginia House of Delegates last year are having little success getting legislation passed.
    The wave of Democrats who won seats in the Virginia House of Delegates last year are having little success getting legislation passed.
  • Romney postpones announcement on Senate race after shooting

    Romney postpones announcement on Senate race after shooting

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-02-14 17:05:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-02-15 17:23:50 GMT
    AP sources: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah.
    AP sources: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah.
  • Porn star says she feels free to discuss Trump encounter

    Porn star says she feels free to discuss Trump encounter

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:56 AM EST2018-02-15 05:56:44 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:32 AM EST2018-02-15 16:32:30 GMT
    Porn star who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Donald Trump in 2006 says she feels free to discuss her past with the man who would become president now that Trump's personal attorney has acknowledged paying...
    Porn star who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Donald Trump in 2006 says she feels free to discuss her past with the man who would become president now that Trump's personal attorney has acknowledged paying her $130,000 just before Election Day.
  • The Latest: Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa's president

    The Latest: Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa's president

    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-15 09:25:56 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:28 AM EST2018-02-15 16:28:17 GMT
    The Latest: Zuma's resignation now final, parliament says; new leader to be chosen Thursday.
    The Latest: Zuma's resignation now final, parliament says; new leader to be chosen Thursday.
  • Scandals finally catch up with South Africa's Zuma

    Scandals finally catch up with South Africa's Zuma

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:17 PM EST2018-02-14 23:17:58 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:26 AM EST2018-02-15 11:26:04 GMT
    As scandal after scandal unfolded, South African President Jacob Zuma maintained an affable demeanor in public, rallied his support base and, it is alleged, enabled his corrupt associates. Eventually, he ran out of...
    As scandal after scandal unfolded, South African President Jacob Zuma maintained an affable demeanor in public, rallied his support base and, it is alleged, enabled his corrupt associates. Eventually, he ran out of options.
  • South African President Zuma succumbs to pressure, resigns

    South African President Zuma succumbs to pressure, resigns

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-14 06:44:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:21 AM EST2018-02-15 08:21:30 GMT
    South African police raid residential compound of a business family suspected of using its ties to President Jacob Zuma to influence Cabinet appointments and land state contracts.
    South African police raid residential compound of a business family suspected of using its ties to President Jacob Zuma to influence Cabinet appointments and land state contracts.
  • Romney's Senate bid to mark latest campaign over 2 decades

    Romney's Senate bid to mark latest campaign over 2 decades

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:55 PM EST2018-02-14 19:55:02 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:08 AM EST2018-02-15 07:08:58 GMT
    Mitt Romney's announcement Thursday of a run for U.S. Senate seat in Utah is his latest bid for public office since he first jumped into politics more than 20 years ago.
    Mitt Romney's announcement Thursday of a run for U.S. Senate seat in Utah is his latest bid for public office since he first jumped into politics more than 20 years ago.
  • Porn star who alleged Trump affair: I can now tell my story

    Porn star who alleged Trump affair: I can now tell my story

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:05 PM EST2018-02-14 19:05:01 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:57 AM EST2018-02-15 05:57:46 GMT
    The porn star whom President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney acknowledged paying $130,000 just before Election Day believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with the president.
    The porn star whom President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney acknowledged paying $130,000 just before Election Day believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with the president.
  • The Latest: South Africa's ANC welcomes Zuma's departure

    The Latest: South Africa's ANC welcomes Zuma's departure

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:54 AM EST2018-02-14 10:54:50 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:45 PM EST2018-02-15 03:45:51 GMT
    The Latest: South Africa's ANC preparing for no-confidence motion against Zuma on Thursday.
    The Latest: South Africa's ANC preparing for no-confidence motion against Zuma on Thursday.
  • Wellstone Action pushes out senator's sons; they push back

    Wellstone Action pushes out senator's sons; they push back

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:56 PM EST2018-02-14 17:56:44 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-02-15 02:45:47 GMT
    A liberal campaign organization dedicated to the late Minnesota Sen. Paul Wellstone is pushing out his sons over differences in how the organization should run.
    A liberal campaign organization dedicated to the late Minnesota Sen. Paul Wellstone is pushing out his sons over differences in how the organization should run.
  • The Latest: Romney delays announcement after school shooting

    The Latest: Romney delays announcement after school shooting

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:08 PM EST2018-02-15 01:08:38 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-02-15 02:45:43 GMT
    Republican Mitt Romney says he's postponing an announcement planned for Thursday about Utah's Senate race because of the deadly school shooting in Florida.
    Republican Mitt Romney says he's postponing an announcement planned for Thursday about Utah's Senate race because of the deadly school shooting in Florida.
  • Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

    Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 2:44 PM EST2018-02-13 19:44:26 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-02-15 02:38:26 GMT
    Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States.
    Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States.
  • Democrats negotiating with FBI on classified info in memo

    Democrats negotiating with FBI on classified info in memo

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:16 PM EST2018-02-14 18:16:37 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:41 PM EST2018-02-15 01:41:44 GMT
    The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that he is continuing to negotiate with the FBI over the release of a memo about secret surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser.
    The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that he is continuing to negotiate with the FBI over the release of a memo about secret surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser.
  • Judge in Manafort case chides lawyers over sealed filings

    Judge in Manafort case chides lawyers over sealed filings

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:05 AM EST2018-02-14 16:05:01 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-02-14 23:28:50 GMT
    The judge overseeing the criminal case against two of the men charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has chided lawyers for the number of sealed filings.
    The judge overseeing the criminal case against two of the men charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has chided lawyers for the number of sealed filings.
  • Cramer cites patriotism, reconsiders North Dakota Senate bid

    Cramer cites patriotism, reconsiders North Dakota Senate bid

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:56 PM EST2018-02-14 17:56:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:24 PM EST2018-02-14 22:24:23 GMT
    Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer says he's reconsidering a bid for Senate in North Dakota out of "patriotism" and because people from his party don't think Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp can be defeated without him.
    Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer says he's reconsidering a bid for Senate in North Dakota out of "patriotism" and because people from his party don't think Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp can be defeated without him.
  • Democrats say Florida statehouse race a bellwether for US

    Democrats say Florida statehouse race a bellwether for US

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-02-14 19:19:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-14 19:25:03 GMT
    A Democratic win in a statehouse race on Florida's Gulf Coast is being called a referendum of sorts on Trump, bellwhether for national politics.
    A Democratic win in a statehouse race on Florida's Gulf Coast is being called a referendum of sorts on Trump, bellwhether for national politics.
  • Trump lawyer says he paid porn actress out of his own pocket

    Trump lawyer says he paid porn actress out of his own pocket

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 10:07 PM EST2018-02-14 03:07:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:09 PM EST2018-02-14 17:09:24 GMT
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he paid $130,000 out of his own pocket to a porn actress who allegedly had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006.
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he paid $130,000 out of his own pocket to a porn actress who allegedly had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006.
  • US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

    US intel sees signs of Russian meddling in midterms

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:44 AM EST2018-02-13 14:44:53 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-02-14 06:48:24 GMT
    A new US intelligence report on worldwide threats says Russia likely to target midterms.
    A new US intelligence report on worldwide threats says Russia likely to target midterms.
  • Summit host yanks Venezuela's invitation over early election

    Summit host yanks Venezuela's invitation over early election

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-02-14 00:54:42 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:06 AM EST2018-02-14 06:06:38 GMT
    The host nation for a summit of Western Hemisphere leaders has withdrawn its invitation to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro over plans to hold an early election.
    The host nation for a summit of Western Hemisphere leaders has withdrawn its invitation to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro over plans to hold an early election.
  • South Africa's ruling party finally turns against Zuma

    South Africa's ruling party finally turns against Zuma

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-02-13 05:54:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:06 AM EST2018-02-14 06:06:00 GMT
    Leaders of South Africa's ruling ANC party are struggling to remove President Jacob Zuma from office amid media reports that he asked for concessions in exchange for his resignation.
    Leaders of South Africa's ruling ANC party are struggling to remove President Jacob Zuma from office amid media reports that he asked for concessions in exchange for his resignation.
  • Mueller probe leaves many witnesses in limbo

    Mueller probe leaves many witnesses in limbo

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:25 PM EST2018-02-13 20:25:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 10:07 PM EST2018-02-14 03:07:36 GMT
    Scores of people sucked into the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller are waiting to hear hether he's done with them or not.
    Scores of people sucked into the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller are waiting to hear hether he's done with them or not.
  • North Dakota candidate quits Senate race; expects Cramer run

    North Dakota candidate quits Senate race; expects Cramer run

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-02-13 20:14:40 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-02-14 02:44:59 GMT
    A Republican candidate for North Dakota's U.S. Senate seat says he's quitting the race because he expects GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer to challenge Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp after all.
    A Republican candidate for North Dakota's U.S. Senate seat says he's quitting the race because he expects GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer to challenge Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp after all.
  • Reports: Russian contractors killed by US strike in Syria

    Reports: Russian contractors killed by US strike in Syria

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:34 AM EST2018-02-13 16:34:30 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:36 PM EST2018-02-14 01:36:39 GMT
    At least several private Russian military contractors have been reportedly killed by a U.S. strike in Syria, the deaths that could further fuel Russia-U.S. tensions if officially confirmed.
    At least several private Russian military contractors have been reportedly killed by a U.S. strike in Syria, the deaths that could further fuel Russia-U.S. tensions if officially confirmed.
  • Ivanka Trump touts business tax cuts in political hotspot

    Ivanka Trump touts business tax cuts in political hotspot

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:54 PM EST2018-02-13 22:54:31 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-02-14 01:24:45 GMT
    Visit to suburban Pittsburgh by President Donald Trump's daughter makes it 3rd time senior administration official has dropped in on political hotspot of 2018's 1st congressional election; seat left vacant by...
    Visit to suburban Pittsburgh by President Donald Trump's daughter makes it 3rd time senior administration official has dropped in on political hotspot of 2018's 1st congressional election; seat left vacant by Republican's resignation amid abortion scandal.
  • The Latest: Officials cite signs of more Russian meddling

    The Latest: Officials cite signs of more Russian meddling

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-02-13 16:38:36 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:35 PM EST2018-02-14 00:35:32 GMT
    Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S. has seen Russian activity aimed at meddling in the upcoming midterm elections.
    Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say the U.S. has seen Russian activity aimed at meddling in the upcoming midterm elections.
  • Egypt arrests ex-anti-graft chief in latest pre-vote turmoil

    Egypt arrests ex-anti-graft chief in latest pre-vote turmoil

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-13 12:44:27 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:56 PM EST2018-02-13 23:56:03 GMT
    Egypt arrests former anti-graft chief in latest chapter of pre-election upheaval.
    Egypt arrests former anti-graft chief in latest chapter of pre-election upheaval.
  • Governor rejects GOP redistricting map as deadline looms

    Governor rejects GOP redistricting map as deadline looms

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 4:24 PM EST2018-02-13 21:24:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:43 PM EST2018-02-13 22:43:16 GMT
    Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is rejecting a Republican-drawn map of Pennsylvania's congressional districts to replace the GOP-drawn map struck down in a gerrymandering case.
    Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is rejecting a Republican-drawn map of Pennsylvania's congressional districts to replace the GOP-drawn map struck down in a gerrymandering case.
  • Conservatives lash out at GOP spending binge

    Conservatives lash out at GOP spending binge

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 1:04 AM EST2018-02-13 06:04:27 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-02-13 20:09:36 GMT
    Trump budget fallout: Conservatives decry "irresponsible" spending binge.
    Trump budget fallout: Conservatives decry "irresponsible" spending binge.
  • Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate's parents donate to his rival

    Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate's parents donate to his rival

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:34 AM EST2018-02-13 16:34:28 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-13 16:55:41 GMT
    The parents of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson have donated the maximum amount to the campaign of their son's Democratic rival, Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
    The parents of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson have donated the maximum amount to the campaign of their son's Democratic rival, Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
  • Kochs launch $4M campaign against Dems in Missouri, Indiana

    Kochs launch $4M campaign against Dems in Missouri, Indiana

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:17 AM EST2018-02-13 10:17:30 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-02-13 16:41:18 GMT
    Koch brothers are spending millions of dollars to attack two vulnerable Democrats for voting against the Republican tax overhaul.
    Koch brothers are spending millions of dollars to attack two vulnerable Democrats for voting against the Republican tax overhaul.
  • Pick to help run 2020 Census no longer under consideration

    Pick to help run 2020 Census no longer under consideration

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:14 PM EST2018-02-12 23:14:02 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:20 AM EST2018-02-13 10:20:11 GMT
    A political science professor is no longer under consideration for a key position running the 2020 Census.
    A political science professor is no longer under consideration for a key position running the 2020 Census.
  • Trump says 'OK with me' if plan to rebuild roads founders

    Trump says 'OK with me' if plan to rebuild roads founders

    Monday, February 12 2018 1:03 AM EST2018-02-12 06:03:37 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:45 AM EST2018-02-13 08:45:01 GMT
    President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 trillion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much...
    President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 trillion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much of the funding.
  • Democrats retain Minnesota Senate seat in swing territory

    Democrats retain Minnesota Senate seat in swing territory

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 1:24 AM EST2018-02-13 06:24:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-02-13 06:48:34 GMT
    Democrats in Minnesota are claiming more evidence of momentum after they retained a state Senate seat in a special election.
    Democrats in Minnesota are claiming more evidence of momentum after they retained a state Senate seat in a special election.
  • Trump announces Pittsburgh-area campaign rally on Feb. 21

    Trump announces Pittsburgh-area campaign rally on Feb. 21

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:04 PM EST2018-02-12 23:04:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 1:29 AM EST2018-02-13 06:29:57 GMT
    President Donald Trump's campaign says he'll hold a rally in the Pittsburgh area next week.
    President Donald Trump's campaign says he'll hold a rally in the Pittsburgh area next week.
  • Democrats hold Minnesota Senate seat in high-stakes election

    Democrats hold Minnesota Senate seat in high-stakes election

    Monday, February 12 2018 11:24 AM EST2018-02-12 16:24:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-02-13 05:54:10 GMT
    Minnesota voters are choosing successors for two legislators who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations, including a race that could factor in the battle for control of the state Senate.
    Minnesota voters are choosing successors for two legislators who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations, including a race that could factor in the battle for control of the state Senate.
  • Senate GOP, Dem leaders say it's time for immigration deal

    Senate GOP, Dem leaders say it's time for immigration deal

    Monday, February 12 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-02-12 06:23:31 GMT
    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:27 AM EST2018-02-13 05:27:14 GMT
    When it comes to trying to pass an immigration overhaul, President Donald Trump's support will be vital if Congress is to overcome election-year pressures against compromise.
    When it comes to trying to pass an immigration overhaul, President Donald Trump's support will be vital if Congress is to overcome election-year pressures against compromise.
  • Former pharma exec, Christie backer seeks to oust Menendez

    Former pharma exec, Christie backer seeks to oust Menendez

    Monday, February 12 2018 5:44 PM EST2018-02-12 22:44:08 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 5:45 PM EST2018-02-12 22:45:29 GMT
    A former pharmaceutical company executive and supporter of Chris Christie's presidential campaign is entering this year's Senate race as a Republican against incumbent Democrat Bob Menendez. Bob Hugin announced his...
    A former pharmaceutical company executive and supporter of Chris Christie's presidential campaign is entering this year's Senate race as a Republican against incumbent Democrat Bob Menendez. Bob Hugin announced his campaign on Monday in an email.
  • Trump aide confident Democratic memo will be released

    Trump aide confident Democratic memo will be released

    Monday, February 12 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-02-12 05:43:27 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 3:06 PM EST2018-02-12 20:06:42 GMT
    A White House aide says he's confident the Democratic memo about the FBI's Russia investigation will be released once it's "cleaned up" by Democrats.
    A White House aide says he's confident the Democratic memo about the FBI's Russia investigation will be released once it's "cleaned up" by Democrats.
  • Italy's ex-premier Berlusconi campaigns against populism

    Italy's ex-premier Berlusconi campaigns against populism

    Monday, February 12 2018 9:34 AM EST2018-02-12 14:34:31 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 12:47 PM EST2018-02-12 17:47:07 GMT
    Former Premier Silvio Berlusconi says he's out to save Italy from a populist triumph in next month's national election.
    Former Premier Silvio Berlusconi says he's out to save Italy from a populist triumph in next month's national election.
  • IS calls on fighters to disrupt Egypt's vote with attacks

    IS calls on fighters to disrupt Egypt's vote with attacks

    Monday, February 12 2018 8:03 AM EST2018-02-12 13:03:50 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 9:26 AM EST2018-02-12 14:26:26 GMT
    A video purportedly by the Islamic State's affiliate in Egypt is calling on its fighters to stage attacks during next month's presidential elections and warning Egyptians to stay away from polling centers.
    A video purportedly by the Islamic State's affiliate in Egypt is calling on its fighters to stage attacks during next month's presidential elections and warning Egyptians to stay away from polling centers.
  • Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue

    Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue

    Sunday, February 11 2018 5:13 AM EST2018-02-11 10:13:15 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 1:26 AM EST2018-02-12 06:26:38 GMT
    Senate to start debate on immigration, but the most influential voice may be in the White House.
    Senate to start debate on immigration, but the most influential voice may be in the White House.
  • Trump to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

    Trump to unveil $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

    Sunday, February 11 2018 5:13 PM EST2018-02-11 22:13:15 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 1:04 AM EST2018-02-12 06:04:46 GMT
    President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 billion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much...
    President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 billion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much of the funding.
  • Dems taking another run at blocked memo on Russia probe

    Dems taking another run at blocked memo on Russia probe

    Sunday, February 11 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-02-11 17:03:14 GMT
    Monday, February 12 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-02-12 05:53:57 GMT
    Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee say they'll revise their memo about the FBI's Russia investigation to ensure there's no harmful release of secrets, and then try again to get President Donald Trump to...
    Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee say they'll revise their memo about the FBI's Russia investigation to ensure there's no harmful release of secrets, and then try again to get President Donald Trump to let it come out.
  • Pennsylvania race to test how tax law plays with voters

    Pennsylvania race to test how tax law plays with voters

    Saturday, February 10 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-02-10 05:42:46 GMT
    Sunday, February 11 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-02-11 16:43:43 GMT
    A Pennsylvania congressional race offers an early test of Democrats' and Republicans' arguments over the new tax law.
    A Pennsylvania congressional race offers an early test of Democrats' and Republicans' arguments over the new tax law.
  • Democrats see partisanship in GOP Pennsylvania district map

    Democrats see partisanship in GOP Pennsylvania district map

    Saturday, February 10 2018 7:22 PM EST2018-02-11 00:22:56 GMT
    Sunday, February 11 2018 9:54 AM EST2018-02-11 14:54:25 GMT
    Pennsylvania Democrats say a revised congressional district map being proposed by Republican leaders is too partisan, citing as evidence the results of the 2016 presidential campaign.
    Pennsylvania Democrats say a revised congressional district map being proposed by Republican leaders is too partisan, citing as evidence the results of the 2016 presidential campaign.
  • US Soccer reboots, elects Carlos Cordeiro president

    US Soccer reboots, elects Carlos Cordeiro president

    Saturday, February 10 2018 12:52 PM EST2018-02-10 17:52:34 GMT
    Sunday, February 11 2018 2:59 AM EST2018-02-11 07:59:30 GMT
    Carlos Cordeiro elected US Soccer Federation president on 3rd ballot.
    Carlos Cordeiro elected US Soccer Federation president on 3rd ballot.
  • Marchers protest racism in Italy after Africans are shot

    Marchers protest racism in Italy after Africans are shot

    Saturday, February 10 2018 8:22 AM EST2018-02-10 13:22:58 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 2:05 PM EST2018-02-10 19:05:15 GMT
    Italian city where man with neo-Nazi background shot and wounded six Africans braces for the possibility of violence around an anti-fascist march.
    Italian city where man with neo-Nazi background shot and wounded six Africans braces for the possibility of violence around an anti-fascist march.
  • Russia moves to block Navalny's latest investigation

    Russia moves to block Navalny's latest investigation

    Saturday, February 10 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-02-10 15:54:34 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-10 16:44:37 GMT
    Russia's communications oversight agency is moving to block access to an investigation published online by opposition leader Alexei Navalny alleging that Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko received lavish...
    Russia's communications oversight agency is moving to block access to an investigation published online by opposition leader Alexei Navalny alleging that Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko received lavish hospitality from billionaire Oleg Deripaska.
  • Immigration fight looks tougher after budget debate

    Immigration fight looks tougher after budget debate

    Saturday, February 10 2018 12:22 AM EST2018-02-10 05:22:30 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-02-10 16:26:24 GMT
    Chalk up one extensive budget agreement with wins for President Donald Trump, congressional Republicans and Democrats alike.
    Chalk up one extensive budget agreement with wins for President Donald Trump, congressional Republicans and Democrats alike.
  • Judge leans toward asserting right to rule on border wall

    Judge leans toward asserting right to rule on border wall

    Friday, February 9 2018 2:22 AM EST2018-02-09 07:22:20 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 11:19 AM EST2018-02-10 16:19:21 GMT
    An Indiana-born federal judge, whose Mexican heritage Donald Trump used to paint him as biased against him in a 2016 court case because of his immigration stance, will hear arguments in a lawsuit that could block...
    An Indiana-born federal judge, whose Mexican heritage Donald Trump used to paint him as biased against him in a 2016 court case because of his immigration stance, will hear arguments in a lawsuit that could block construction of a border wall with Mexico.
  • The Latest: Speechwriter resigns after abuse allegations

    The Latest: Speechwriter resigns after abuse allegations

    Friday, February 9 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-02-09 18:42:24 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-10 14:35:34 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he hopes an aide who resigned this week in the wake of domestic abuse allegations has "a great career ahead of him.".
    President Donald Trump says he hopes an aide who resigned this week in the wake of domestic abuse allegations has "a great career ahead of him.".
  • Rising racism taints Italian electoral campaign

    Rising racism taints Italian electoral campaign

    Friday, February 9 2018 4:32 AM EST2018-02-09 09:32:17 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 3:24 AM EST2018-02-10 08:24:12 GMT
    Anti-migrant rhetoric that is shaping the campaign for Italy's national elections is widely blamed for sharpening racist tones _ and even inviting violence.
    Anti-migrant rhetoric that is shaping the campaign for Italy's national elections is widely blamed for sharpening racist tones _ and even inviting violence.
  • All sides claim budget win; immigration fight looks tougher

    All sides claim budget win; immigration fight looks tougher

    Friday, February 9 2018 1:03 AM EST2018-02-09 06:03:44 GMT
    Saturday, February 10 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-10 05:26:16 GMT
    Lawmakers were striving in the pre-dawn hours to reopen the federal government, shuttered since midnight.
    Lawmakers were striving in the pre-dawn hours to reopen the federal government, shuttered since midnight.
  • GOP leaders unveil revamped Pennsylvania congressional map

    GOP leaders unveil revamped Pennsylvania congressional map

    Friday, February 9 2018 12:11 AM EST2018-02-09 05:11:56 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 10:33 PM EST2018-02-10 03:33:20 GMT
    Pennsylvania lawmakers are approaching a court-imposed deadline to redraw the state's map of congressional districts that was thrown out on grounds it unfairly helped Republicans.
    Pennsylvania lawmakers are approaching a court-imposed deadline to redraw the state's map of congressional districts that was thrown out on grounds it unfairly helped Republicans.
  • Obama-backed committee targeting races in 11 states

    Obama-backed committee targeting races in 11 states

    Friday, February 9 2018 12:11 AM EST2018-02-09 05:11:33 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 7:15 PM EST2018-02-10 00:15:11 GMT
    A Democratic group backed by former President Barack Obama plans to invest millions of dollars in state-level elections in a dozen states this year, with its heaviest focus on Ohio.
    A Democratic group backed by former President Barack Obama plans to invest millions of dollars in state-level elections in a dozen states this year, with its heaviest focus on Ohio.
  • Utah taxpayers paid for hotel linked to prostitute report

    Utah taxpayers paid for hotel linked to prostitute report

    Friday, February 9 2018 2:41 AM EST2018-02-09 07:41:54 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 5:45 PM EST2018-02-09 22:45:14 GMT
    The Utah House of Representatives says it's investigating whether a lawmaker who abruptly resigned this week used hotel rooms purchased with taxpayer money for trysts with a prostitute.
    The Utah House of Representatives says it's investigating whether a lawmaker who abruptly resigned this week used hotel rooms purchased with taxpayer money for trysts with a prostitute.
  • APNewsBreak: Public paid for hotel tied to prostitute report

    APNewsBreak: Public paid for hotel tied to prostitute report

    Friday, February 9 2018 1:25 AM EST2018-02-09 06:25:52 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 2:07 PM EST2018-02-09 19:07:51 GMT
    The Utah House of Representatives says it's investigating whether a lawmaker who abruptly resigned this week used hotel rooms purchased with taxpayer money for trysts with a prostitute.
    The Utah House of Representatives says it's investigating whether a lawmaker who abruptly resigned this week used hotel rooms purchased with taxpayer money for trysts with a prostitute.
  • Zuma drama overshadows South Africa's Mandela commemorations

    Zuma drama overshadows South Africa's Mandela commemorations

    Friday, February 9 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-09 10:51:49 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-02-09 15:44:56 GMT
    President's drama overshadows South African commemorations of 100 years since Mandela's birth.
    President's drama overshadows South African commemorations of 100 years since Mandela's birth.
  • Cambodian shoe-thrower arrested after Thailand deports her

    Cambodian shoe-thrower arrested after Thailand deports her

    Friday, February 9 2018 1:53 AM EST2018-02-09 06:53:45 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 6:55 AM EST2018-02-09 11:55:55 GMT
    A woman who threw a shoe at a billboard depicting Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen was arrested after she was repatriated from Thailand, where the U.N. refugee agency reportedly formally recognized her as a refugee.
    A woman who threw a shoe at a billboard depicting Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen was arrested after she was repatriated from Thailand, where the U.N. refugee agency reportedly formally recognized her as a refugee.
  • Venezuela election could trigger deeper sanctions, exiles

    Venezuela election could trigger deeper sanctions, exiles

    Thursday, February 8 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-08 19:31:26 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 6:55 AM EST2018-02-09 11:55:45 GMT
    Analysts say the Venezuelan government decision to plow ahead with presidential elections amid a deepening crisis risks spurring international sanctions targeting the country's oil exports.
    Analysts say the Venezuelan government decision to plow ahead with presidential elections amid a deepening crisis risks spurring international sanctions targeting the country's oil exports.
  • Putin, 7 rivals register for Russia's presidential race

    Putin, 7 rivals register for Russia's presidential race

    Thursday, February 8 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-02-08 13:11:17 GMT
    Friday, February 9 2018 12:36 AM EST2018-02-09 05:36:26 GMT
    Vladimir Putin, 7 rivals register to run in Russia's March 18 presidential race.
    Vladimir Putin, 7 rivals register to run in Russia's March 18 presidential race.
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  • Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-23 05:14:47 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-02-23 18:37:27 GMT
    (DigitalGlobe via AP). This Feb. 19, 2018, satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe, shows the village of Thit Tone Nar Gwa Son, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Satellite images of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine st...(DigitalGlobe via AP). This Feb. 19, 2018, satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe, shows the village of Thit Tone Nar Gwa Son, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Satellite images of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine st...
    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages in vast operation human rights groups say is destroying evidence of crimes.
    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages in vast operation human rights groups say is destroying evidence of crimes.
  • Deaths mount in Syria bombing campaign near Damascus

    Deaths mount in Syria bombing campaign near Damascus

    Friday, February 23 2018 3:24 AM EST2018-02-23 08:24:37 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-02-23 18:37:07 GMT
    Human Rights Watch is criticizing the way Turkey is conducting its offensive in northern Syria, saying it has failed to take necessary precautions to avoid civilian casualties.
    Human Rights Watch is criticizing the way Turkey is conducting its offensive in northern Syria, saying it has failed to take necessary precautions to avoid civilian casualties.
  • Ivanka Trump to push for 'maximum pressure' on North Korea

    Ivanka Trump to push for 'maximum pressure' on North Korea

    Friday, February 23 2018 6:24 AM EST2018-02-23 11:24:37 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-23 18:36:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon. Pool). Flanked by White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, left, Ivanka Trump, advisor to and daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, speaks as she arrives at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Kor...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon. Pool). Flanked by White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, left, Ivanka Trump, advisor to and daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, speaks as she arrives at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Kor...
    Ivanka Trump, the daughter of the American president, has landed in South Korea to attend the closing ceremony this weekend for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
    Ivanka Trump, the daughter of the American president, has landed in South Korea to attend the closing ceremony this weekend for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping

    US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping

    Friday, February 23 2018 9:34 AM EST2018-02-23 14:34:37 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:44 PM EST2018-02-23 18:44:47 GMT
    The Trump administration is hitting 56 vessels, shipping companies, and trade businesses with sanctions in the latest bid to turn up the pressure on North Korea over its nuclear program, according to a senior...
    The Trump administration is hitting 56 vessels, shipping companies, and trade businesses with sanctions in the latest bid to turn up the pressure on North Korea over its nuclear program, according to a senior administration official.
  • Interior boss alters overhaul; governors' group 'gratified'

    Interior boss alters overhaul; governors' group 'gratified'

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:45 AM EST2018-02-23 15:45:43 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-02-23 18:38:09 GMT
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed.
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed.
  • The Latest: Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

    The Latest: Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

    Friday, February 23 2018 1:34 PM EST2018-02-23 18:34:55 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-02-23 18:38:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talk as they walk along the colonnade to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talk as they walk along the colonnade to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
    President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
  • NationalMore>>

  • Interior boss alters overhaul; governors' group 'gratified'

    Interior boss alters overhaul; governors' group 'gratified'

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:45 AM EST2018-02-23 15:45:43 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-02-23 18:38:09 GMT
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed.
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed.
  • The Latest: Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

    The Latest: Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

    Friday, February 23 2018 1:34 PM EST2018-02-23 18:34:55 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-02-23 18:38:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talk as they walk along the colonnade to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talk as they walk along the colonnade to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
    President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
  • AP Explains: Graham's rare honor at US Capitol

    AP Explains: Graham's rare honor at US Capitol

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-02-23 05:48:11 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-02-23 18:38:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek). People view and photograph the hearse carrying the remains of Rev. Billy Graham arrives at the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove on Thursday, February 22, 2018 in Asheville, NC.(AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek). People view and photograph the hearse carrying the remains of Rev. Billy Graham arrives at the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove on Thursday, February 22, 2018 in Asheville, NC.
    Congress is reserving one of the nation's greatest distinctions for the Rev. Billy Graham, selecting him to lie in honor in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.
    Congress is reserving one of the nation's greatest distinctions for the Rev. Billy Graham, selecting him to lie in honor in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.
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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide agrees to guilty plea in Russia probe

    Ex-Trump campaign aide agrees to guilty plea in Russia probe

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-23 05:14:34 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-02-23 18:37:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - in this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Rick Gates departs Federal District Court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - in this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Rick Gates departs Federal District Court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday...

    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.

    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.

  • #ArmMeWith: Teachers tell Trump what they really need instead of guns

    #ArmMeWith: Teachers tell Trump what they really need instead of guns

    Friday, February 23 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-23 18:25:23 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-23 18:36:50 GMT

    Teachers respond to President Trump with #ArmMeWith hashtag.

    Teachers respond to President Trump with #ArmMeWith hashtag.

  • Uber puts self-driving cars on the road

    Uber puts self-driving cars on the road

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:26 PM EST2018-02-23 17:26:40 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:33 PM EST2018-02-23 17:33:20 GMT

    AAA says 63 percent of Americans are too afraid to ride in a fully self-driving vehicle. 

    AAA says 63 percent of Americans are too afraid to ride in a fully self-driving vehicle. 

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