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  • Vote points to big win for abortion rights groups in Ireland

    Vote points to big win for abortion rights groups in Ireland

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:43:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:36:41 GMT
    (Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...(Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
  • The Latest: Irish voters overwhelmingly repeal abortion ban

    The Latest: Irish voters overwhelmingly repeal abortion ban

    Saturday, May 26 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-05-26 10:13:13 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:35:51 GMT
    (Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...(Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
  • House hopefuls draw on Trump's refusal to reveal tax returns

    House hopefuls draw on Trump's refusal to reveal tax returns

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-26 15:53:42 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:15:29 GMT
    (Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review via AP). In this May 6, 2018 photo, Democratic congressional candidate Lisa Brown, center, who is challenging U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., greets walkers at the Lilac Bloomsday Run in Spokane, Wash. Preside...(Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review via AP). In this May 6, 2018 photo, Democratic congressional candidate Lisa Brown, center, who is challenging U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., greets walkers at the Lilac Bloomsday Run in Spokane, Wash. Preside...
    House hopefuls releasing tax returns break with norms, capitalize on Trump's refusal to show his.
    House hopefuls releasing tax returns break with norms, capitalize on Trump's refusal to show his.
  • The Latest: Trump not backing down on 'spy' allegations

    The Latest: Trump not backing down on 'spy' allegations

    Friday, May 25 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-05-25 13:33:26 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:15:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FBI Director Christopher Wray departs the Capitol through a basement corridor after House and Senate lawmakers from both parties met for a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FBI Director Christopher Wray departs the Capitol through a basement corridor after House and Senate lawmakers from both parties met for a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's...
    President Donald Trump is not backing down on his unproven claim the FBI planted a spy in his presidential campaign.
    President Donald Trump is not backing down on his unproven claim the FBI planted a spy in his presidential campaign.
  • Giuliani says White House wants briefing on classified info

    Giuliani says White House wants briefing on classified info

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-05-26 05:13:06 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:15:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks in Washington.
    President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified materials shared with lawmakers.
    President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified materials shared with lawmakers.
  • Resentment over Trump election helped fuel Weinstein case

    Resentment over Trump election helped fuel Weinstein case

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:33:22 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:23:49 GMT
    (Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool). Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and...(Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool). Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and...
    Resentment over Trump's election helped fuel case against Weinstein and #MeToo movement.
    Resentment over Trump's election helped fuel case against Weinstein and #MeToo movement.
  • Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:54:04 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-05-26 16:06:27 GMT
    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US.
    Facebook to label election-related 'issue ads' in US.
  • Venezuela's ex-oil czar sees economic collapse accelerating

    Venezuela's ex-oil czar sees economic collapse accelerating

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:22:51 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-05-26 15:34:01 GMT
    Venezuela's former oil czar said crude production in the OPEC nation will continue to plummet in the aftermath of President Nicolas Maduro's re-election.
    Venezuela's former oil czar said crude production in the OPEC nation will continue to plummet in the aftermath of President Nicolas Maduro's re-election.
  • Judge denies Manafort motion to throw out charges of lying

    Judge denies Manafort motion to throw out charges of lying

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-05-25 18:35:48 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:35:36 GMT
    Citing family member's medical procedure, a federal judge in Virginia delays trial of President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.
    Citing family member's medical procedure, a federal judge in Virginia delays trial of President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.
  • Resistance makes subtle impact even where Trump is popular

    Resistance makes subtle impact even where Trump is popular

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:13:29 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:18:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Chelsea Abney, right, walks with Danielle Ezell, Democratic state senate candidate, as they knock on doors in The Village, Okla., Saturday, May 12, 2018. Abney grew up surrounded by red. She was a reliable Republican herself unt...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Chelsea Abney, right, walks with Danielle Ezell, Democratic state senate candidate, as they knock on doors in The Village, Okla., Saturday, May 12, 2018. Abney grew up surrounded by red. She was a reliable Republican herself unt...
    Anti-Trump Resistance makes subtle impact even in places where Trump is popular.
    Anti-Trump Resistance makes subtle impact even in places where Trump is popular.
  • The Latest: Exit polls project Irish repealing abortion ban

    The Latest: Exit polls project Irish repealing abortion ban

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:05:44 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-05-26 09:15:20 GMT
    (Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...(Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...
    A plane carrying Irish voters trying to return home to vote in the abortion referendum has collided with another plane on a taxiway at a London-area airport, delaying passengers but causing no injuries.
    A plane carrying Irish voters trying to return home to vote in the abortion referendum has collided with another plane on a taxiway at a London-area airport, delaying passengers but causing no injuries.
  • Exit polls suggest Irish voters have repealed abortion ban

    Exit polls suggest Irish voters have repealed abortion ban

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:32:43 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:23:35 GMT
    (Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...(Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA via AP). Presiding officer Carmel McBride looks on as a woman casts her vote in the referendum on the 8th Amendment of the Irish Constitution, on Thursday May 24, 2018, a day early for the people that live off the coast of Donegal ...
    Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions.
    Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions.
  • Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info

    Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:52:54 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-05-26 05:04:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks in Washington.
    President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified materials shared with lawmakers.
    President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified materials shared with lawmakers.
  • Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

    Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

    Friday, May 25 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:42:52 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 23:07:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves a classified briefing about the federal investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 24, 2018.
    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.
    Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.
  • Stormy Daniels' lawyer renews efforts to depose Trump

    Stormy Daniels' lawyer renews efforts to depose Trump

    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:54:12 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-05-25 15:08:17 GMT
    Stormy Daniels' lawyer is once again seeking to depose President Donald Trump in the porn actress' fight to invalidate a confidentiality agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election.
    Stormy Daniels' lawyer is once again seeking to depose President Donald Trump in the porn actress' fight to invalidate a confidentiality agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election.
  • Trump signs bill easing post-2008 crisis restraints on banks

    Trump signs bill easing post-2008 crisis restraints on banks

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:32:11 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-05-25 14:53:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Washington.  In a dramatic di...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Washington. In a dramatic di...
    President Donald Trump has signed into law a measure loosening key restraints for banks that stemmed from the 2008 financial crisis and Great Recession.
    President Donald Trump has signed into law a measure loosening key restraints for banks that stemmed from the 2008 financial crisis and Great Recession.
  • FBI briefed on allegations against Missouri governor

    FBI briefed on allegations against Missouri governor

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:24:47 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:28:52 GMT
    Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens want lawmakers investigating the governor to issue subpoenas to probe more deeply into the source of a cash payment related to sexual misconduct allegations against him.
    Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens want lawmakers investigating the governor to issue subpoenas to probe more deeply into the source of a cash payment related to sexual misconduct allegations against him.
  • US pressure on Hezbollah may hamper Lebanese government

    US pressure on Hezbollah may hamper Lebanese government

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:22:12 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 2:36 AM EDT2018-05-25 06:36:04 GMT
    (Dalati Nohra/Lebanese Government via AP). In this photo released by the Lebanese Government, Lebanese President Michel Aoun, left, meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri, at the Presidential Palace in Baabda, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, May 24, ...(Dalati Nohra/Lebanese Government via AP). In this photo released by the Lebanese Government, Lebanese President Michel Aoun, left, meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri, at the Presidential Palace in Baabda, east of Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, May 24, ...
    Lebanon's president has formally asked caretake Prime Minister Saad Hariri to form a new Cabinet after the vast majority of legislators named him for the post.
    Lebanon's president has formally asked caretake Prime Minister Saad Hariri to form a new Cabinet after the vast majority of legislators named him for the post.
  • Democrat says Trump Jr. may have lied to Senate committee

    Democrat says Trump Jr. may have lied to Senate committee

    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:42:36 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-05-25 05:47:10 GMT
    A Democratic senator says he's concerned that President Donald Trump's eldest son may have lied to Congress about his knowledge of foreign assistance offered to the Trump campaign.
    A Democratic senator says he's concerned that President Donald Trump's eldest son may have lied to Congress about his knowledge of foreign assistance offered to the Trump campaign.
  • Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Dem, GOP leaders get classified briefings on Russia probe

    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:42:25 GMT
    Friday, May 25 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-05-25 04:44:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...
    2 House lawmakers and allies of President Donald Trump are set to meet with top intelligence officials.
    2 House lawmakers and allies of President Donald Trump are set to meet with top intelligence officials.
  • Study: Some public pensions funds could run dry in downturn

    Study: Some public pensions funds could run dry in downturn

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:32:25 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-05-25 03:53:16 GMT
    A new study finds that some public pension funds are in such bad shape that they might be totally depleted during an economic downturn.
    A new study finds that some public pension funds are in such bad shape that they might be totally depleted during an economic downturn.
  • APNewsBreak: Ethics complaint filed over Gianforte assault

    APNewsBreak: Ethics complaint filed over Gianforte assault

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:34:42 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-05-25 01:36:21 GMT
    (Gallatin County via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 25, 2017 file booking photo provided by Gallatin County, Mont., shows U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., at the Gallatin County Detention Center in Bozeman, Mont. Executive Director Nancy Keenan is askin...(Gallatin County via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 25, 2017 file booking photo provided by Gallatin County, Mont., shows U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., at the Gallatin County Detention Center in Bozeman, Mont. Executive Director Nancy Keenan is askin...
    The head of the Montana Democratic Party is asking for a congressional ethics investigation into whether Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte lied about his attack of a reporter last year.
    The head of the Montana Democratic Party is asking for a congressional ethics investigation into whether Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte lied about his attack of a reporter last year.
  • The Latest: 2nd briefing on Russia probe wraps up

    The Latest: 2nd briefing on Russia probe wraps up

    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-05-24 11:23:45 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-05-25 00:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this May 23, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Two House lawmakers who are allies of President Donald Tr...
    President Donald Trump says that the FBI is a "fantastic institution" but that "some of the people at the top were rotten apples." He says, "James Comey was one of them.".
    President Donald Trump says that the FBI is a "fantastic institution" but that "some of the people at the top were rotten apples." He says, "James Comey was one of them.".
  • The Latest: Twitter to verify US political advertisers

    The Latest: Twitter to verify US political advertisers

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:32:16 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-24 22:15:50 GMT
    Twitter to verify US political advertisers, joining Facebook and Google.
    Twitter to verify US political advertisers, joining Facebook and Google.
  • Senate primary splits Arizona conservatives between 2 icons

    Senate primary splits Arizona conservatives between 2 icons

    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-05-24 07:02:22 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:37:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). In this May 17, 2018, photo, Republican Senate candidate Kelli Ward talks about her platform policies at a Scottsdale Tea Party event in Scottsdale, Ariz. Arizona conservatives are torn between two icons of their movement -...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). In this May 17, 2018, photo, Republican Senate candidate Kelli Ward talks about her platform policies at a Scottsdale Tea Party event in Scottsdale, Ariz. Arizona conservatives are torn between two icons of their movement -...
    Arizona conservatives are torn between two icons of their movement - former Sheriff Joe Arpaio and former state senator Kelli Ward - in the GOP Senate primary.
    Arizona conservatives are torn between two icons of their movement - former Sheriff Joe Arpaio and former state senator Kelli Ward - in the GOP Senate primary.
  • Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:13:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-24 18:25:12 GMT
    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.
    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.
  • Trump's campaign backs Calif. businessman in governor's race

    Trump's campaign backs Calif. businessman in governor's race

    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:52:09 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-05-24 16:38:20 GMT
    President Donald Trump's campaign is announcing its support for California businessman John Cox's campaign for governor, building upon the president's endorsement in the state's crowded primary.
    President Donald Trump's campaign is announcing its support for California businessman John Cox's campaign for governor, building upon the president's endorsement in the state's crowded primary.
  • More than 350 observers to monitor Turkish elections

    More than 350 observers to monitor Turkish elections

    Thursday, May 24 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 12:42:42 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:54:56 GMT
    A international security body says it is deploying 22 short-term and 350 long-term observers to monitor Turkey's June 24 snap presidential and parliamentary polls.
    A international security body says it is deploying 22 short-term and 350 long-term observers to monitor Turkey's June 24 snap presidential and parliamentary polls.
  • California's Feinstein drops support for death penalty

    California's Feinstein drops support for death penalty

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:25:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-05-24 14:15:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana,File). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif asks questions during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Feinstein says she no longer supports the death pen...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana,File). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif asks questions during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Feinstein says she no longer supports the death pen...
    California U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she no longer supports the death penalty.
    California U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she no longer supports the death penalty.
  • Teachers show strength in Kentucky primary elections

    Teachers show strength in Kentucky primary elections

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:07:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:17:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...(AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...
    Teachers in Kentucky could soon be taking politicians to school.
    Teachers in Kentucky could soon be taking politicians to school.
  • Cardinal: Nicaragua talks at impasse, suspended indefinitely

    Cardinal: Nicaragua talks at impasse, suspended indefinitely

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-05-24 02:21:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:14:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alfredo Zuniga). Leaders of the Roman Catholic Church look down as Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes reads a statement suspending talks between the opposition and the government, in Managua, Nicaragua, Wednesday, May 23, 2018.  Talks broke down this W...(AP Photo/Alfredo Zuniga). Leaders of the Roman Catholic Church look down as Cardinal Leopoldo Brenes reads a statement suspending talks between the opposition and the government, in Managua, Nicaragua, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. Talks broke down this W...
    Talks between President Daniel Ortega's administration and opposition and civic groups on resolving weeks of deadly unrest broke down Wednesday after government opponents demanded earlier elections and changes in...
    Talks between President Daniel Ortega's administration and opposition and civic groups on resolving weeks of deadly unrest broke down Wednesday after government opponents demanded earlier elections and changes in electoral laws.
  • California's West Hollywood declares 'Stormy Daniels Day'

    California's West Hollywood declares 'Stormy Daniels Day'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 15:13:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 7:34 AM EDT2018-05-24 11:34:07 GMT
    City leaders to declare 'Stormy Daniels Day' in West Hollywood, California.
    City leaders to declare 'Stormy Daniels Day' in West Hollywood, California.
  • Malaysia's ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

    Malaysia's ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-05-24 02:52:09 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-05-24 10:44:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Najib appears again for questioning at the   office as part of ...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Najib appears again for questioning at the office as part of ...
    Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the anti-corruption agency's office for more questioning over alleged graft at a state investment fund he set up.
    Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the anti-corruption agency's office for more questioning over alleged graft at a state investment fund he set up.
  • Amazon, Starbucks pledge money to repeal Seattle head tax

    Amazon, Starbucks pledge money to repeal Seattle head tax

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:01:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-05-24 07:07:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...
    Amazon, Starbucks, Vulcan and other companies have pledged a total of more than $350,000 toward an effort to repeal Seattle's newly passed tax on large employers intended to combat homelessness.
    Amazon, Starbucks, Vulcan and other companies have pledged a total of more than $350,000 toward an effort to repeal Seattle's newly passed tax on large employers intended to combat homelessness.
  • Teacher's win in Kentucky points to November potential

    Teacher's win in Kentucky points to November potential

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:51:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-05-24 05:42:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...(AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...
    A teacher has scored an upset in a Kentucky legislative race. Could this be a sign of things to come in November?.
    A teacher has scored an upset in a Kentucky legislative race. Could this be a sign of things to come in November?.
  • Seething over Russia probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'

    Seething over Russia probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:44:06 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-05-24 04:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump talks to visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he departs the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump talks to visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he departs the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department.
    President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department.
  • The Latest: Justice to hold bipartisan briefing Thursday

    The Latest: Justice to hold bipartisan briefing Thursday

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-05-23 11:23:05 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-05-24 02:56:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks at the Susan B. Anthony List 11th Annual Campaign for Life Gala at the National Building Museum, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks at the Susan B. Anthony List 11th Annual Campaign for Life Gala at the National Building Museum, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is tweeting about the "Criminal Deep State" and says its efforts have backfired.
    President Donald Trump is tweeting about the "Criminal Deep State" and says its efforts have backfired.
  • High hopes but tough road for black woman in governor's race

    High hopes but tough road for black woman in governor's race

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:01:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-24 00:12:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Democratic candidate for Georgia Governor Stacey Abrams waves to supporters after speaking at an election-night watch party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Democratic candidate for Georgia Governor Stacey Abrams waves to supporters after speaking at an election-night watch party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Georgia attorney and romance novelist Stacey Abrams has a tough road ahead as she campaigns to become America's first black female governor.
    Georgia attorney and romance novelist Stacey Abrams has a tough road ahead as she campaigns to become America's first black female governor.
  • Turkish central bank raises key rate and helps lift currency

    Turkish central bank raises key rate and helps lift currency

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 08:53:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-23 23:02:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers his speech in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahead of sna...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers his speech in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahead of sna...
    Turkey's currency, the lira, has fallen to an all-time record low against the dollar amid fears of economic instability as the country heads toward snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
    Turkey's currency, the lira, has fallen to an all-time record low against the dollar amid fears of economic instability as the country heads toward snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
  • Clinton: Democrats can win with bold ideas, core principles

    Clinton: Democrats can win with bold ideas, core principles

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:33:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:56:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017 file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the Women in the World Summit in New York. Clinton plans to address New York state Democrats at the party's nominating conv...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017 file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the Women in the World Summit in New York. Clinton plans to address New York state Democrats at the party's nominating conv...
    Hillary Clinton plans to address New York state Democrats at the party's nominating convention on Long Island.
    Hillary Clinton plans to address New York state Democrats at the party's nominating convention on Long Island.
  • Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

    Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:03:24 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:04:25 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration will not tolerate Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm elections.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration will not tolerate Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm elections.
  • ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts

    ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 15:13:14 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:58:12 GMT
    The ACLU has filed a constitutional challenge to Ohio's congressional map, using Republican Gov. John Kasich's statements opposing gerrymandering as ammunition.
    The ACLU has filed a constitutional challenge to Ohio's congressional map, using Republican Gov. John Kasich's statements opposing gerrymandering as ammunition.
  • Italy steps toward populist government as Conte gets mandate

    Italy steps toward populist government as Conte gets mandate

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:53:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:32:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...
    Italy's president summons premier candidate Conte for talks on forming a government.
    Italy's president summons premier candidate Conte for talks on forming a government.
  • GOP candidates for Georgia governor ready for runoff

    GOP candidates for Georgia governor ready for runoff

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:03:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:07:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, Republican primary candidate for governor approaches the podium to address supporters during an election night results party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Athens, Ga.(AP Photo/John Amis). Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, Republican primary candidate for governor approaches the podium to address supporters during an election night results party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Athens, Ga.
    Any focus on Stacey Abrams chances of becoming the nation's first black female governor has to wait for her Republican opponent who won't be settled for another two months.
    Any focus on Stacey Abrams chances of becoming the nation's first black female governor has to wait for her Republican opponent who won't be settled for another two months.
  • Georgia Democrat challenges racial barrier in governor race

    Georgia Democrat challenges racial barrier in governor race

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:22:59 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:54:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Democratic candidate for Georgia Governor Stacey Abrams smiles as she speaks during an election-night watch party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). Democratic candidate for Georgia Governor Stacey Abrams smiles as she speaks during an election-night watch party Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Several of Tuesday's nomination races end well for female candidates, one winning a chance to become the first black female governor in U.S. history.
    Several of Tuesday's nomination races end well for female candidates, one winning a chance to become the first black female governor in U.S. history.
  • The Latest: Premier-designate confirms Italy's place in EU

    The Latest: Premier-designate confirms Italy's place in EU

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:43:19 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:37:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...
    Italy's president has asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League their first shot at running western Europe's first...
    Italy's president has asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League their first shot at running western Europe's first populist government.
  • Bitter, expensive fight for Arkansas court seat to drag on

    Bitter, expensive fight for Arkansas court seat to drag on

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:25:05 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:26:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 18, 2018, file photo, Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson speaks to reporters at the Pulaski County Courthouse in Little Rock, Ark. Goodson and David Sterling, the chief counsel fo...(AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 18, 2018, file photo, Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson speaks to reporters at the Pulaski County Courthouse in Little Rock, Ark. Goodson and David Sterling, the chief counsel fo...
    A bitter and expensive fight for an Arkansas Supreme Court seat that drew more than $1 million in outside spending will drag on for another six months.
    A bitter and expensive fight for an Arkansas Supreme Court seat that drew more than $1 million in outside spending will drag on for another six months.
  • Ryan returns to Capitol to calm restless House Republicans

    Ryan returns to Capitol to calm restless House Republicans

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:44:12 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:23:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Seven months before his planned retirement, Ryan is facing growing disruption amo...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Seven months before his planned retirement, Ryan is facing growing disruption amo...
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption in the ranks of Republican lawmakers.
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption in the ranks of Republican lawmakers.
  • Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 12:41:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:05:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.
  • Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio mum on details of Trump policies

    Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio mum on details of Trump policies

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:22:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 13:06:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio arrives Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Arizona Secretary of State's office in Phoenix to turn in petition signatures in his bid to appear on the ballot in the race to succeed retiring U.S. Sen. Jeff...(AP Photo/Matt York). Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio arrives Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Arizona Secretary of State's office in Phoenix to turn in petition signatures in his bid to appear on the ballot in the race to succeed retiring U.S. Sen. Jeff...
    U.S. Senate candidate Joe Arpaio has pledged his unwavering support for President Donald Trump but is unwilling or unable to elaborate on the president's policies.
    U.S. Senate candidate Joe Arpaio has pledged his unwavering support for President Donald Trump but is unwilling or unable to elaborate on the president's policies.
  • Establishment Democrats relieved after Texas House runoff

    Establishment Democrats relieved after Texas House runoff

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:32:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 12:57:01 GMT
    (Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP). Lizzie Pannill Fletcher, a Democrat candidate for the 7th Congressional District, hugs supporter Annie Arnoult as she arrives to vote in the primary runoff at St. Anneís Church, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in Houst...(Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP). Lizzie Pannill Fletcher, a Democrat candidate for the 7th Congressional District, hugs supporter Annie Arnoult as she arrives to vote in the primary runoff at St. Anneís Church, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in Houst...
    A liberal outsider who founded an activist group against President Donald Trump lost her insurgent bid for the Democratic nomination for a U.S. House seat in Houston.
    A liberal outsider who founded an activist group against President Donald Trump lost her insurgent bid for the Democratic nomination for a U.S. House seat in Houston.
  • Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

    Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:42:37 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-05-23 12:24:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration’s latest push to wring funding from Planned Parenthood and other federally ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration’s latest push to wring funding from Planned Parenthood and other federally ...
    Trump offers catnip to conservative voters with a new administration push to strip funding from Planned Parenthood and other family planning clinics.
    Trump offers catnip to conservative voters with a new administration push to strip funding from Planned Parenthood and other family planning clinics.
  • Correction: Primary Rdp story

    Correction: Primary Rdp story

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:44:37 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-05-23 12:04:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel). In this May 21, 2018, photo, a roll of stickers awaiting distribution to early voters sits on a table at the check-in station at the Pulaski County Courthouse Annex in Little Rock, Ark. Voters in four states are casting ball...(AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel). In this May 21, 2018, photo, a roll of stickers awaiting distribution to early voters sits on a table at the check-in station at the Pulaski County Courthouse Annex in Little Rock, Ark. Voters in four states are casting ball...
    Four states cast ballots Tuesday as the 2018 midterm elections take shape.
    Four states cast ballots Tuesday as the 2018 midterm elections take shape.
  • The Latest: Congress passes bill rolling back banking rules

    The Latest: Congress passes bill rolling back banking rules

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:55:02 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 08:13:30 GMT
    Congress has moved to dismantle some key rules for banks that were installed to prevent a replay of the 2008 financial crisis.
    Congress has moved to dismantle some key rules for banks that were installed to prevent a replay of the 2008 financial crisis.
  • Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat amid tensions

    Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat amid tensions

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:02:40 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:14 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:14:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday...
    President Nicolas Maduro is expelling the top U.S. diplomat in Venezuela and his deputy for allegedly conspiring against his government.
    President Nicolas Maduro is expelling the top U.S. diplomat in Venezuela and his deputy for allegedly conspiring against his government.
  • The Latest: Zuckerberg tells EU lawmakers 'I'm sorry'

    The Latest: Zuckerberg tells EU lawmakers 'I'm sorry'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:42:39 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:06:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Global citizens movement Avaaz display life-sized Zuckerberg cutouts near the EU Commission to protest against fake Facebook accounts spreading disinformation on the platform, in Brussels, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Europ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Global citizens movement Avaaz display life-sized Zuckerberg cutouts near the EU Commission to protest against fake Facebook accounts spreading disinformation on the platform, in Brussels, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Europ...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing for the internet giant's failure to prevent some of the internet tools it has developed from being misused.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing for the internet giant's failure to prevent some of the internet tools it has developed from being misused.
  • Cohen partner pleads guilty in deal requiring cooperation

    Cohen partner pleads guilty in deal requiring cooperation

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:12:56 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:53:41 GMT
    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations.
    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations.
  • Gay Kentucky man loses bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis

    Gay Kentucky man loses bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:07:34 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:05 AM EDT2018-05-23 06:05:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Beam, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017, file photo, David Ermold, right, files to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky as Clerk Kim Davis look on in Morehead, Ky. Ermold, a gay man in Kentucky, wants to run against the county clerk w...(AP Photo/Adam Beam, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017, file photo, David Ermold, right, files to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky as Clerk Kim Davis look on in Morehead, Ky. Ermold, a gay man in Kentucky, wants to run against the county clerk w...
    A gay Kentucky man has lost his bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis, who went to jail three years ago for denying him and others marriage licenses despite a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision.
    A gay Kentucky man has lost his bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis, who went to jail three years ago for denying him and others marriage licenses despite a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision.
  • Texas liberal candidate bashed by national Democrats loses

    Texas liberal candidate bashed by national Democrats loses

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:42:31 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:25:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2016, file photo, Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Texas' primary runoff will test whether the national Democrati...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2016, file photo, Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Texas' primary runoff will test whether the national Democrati...
    Texas' primary runoff will test whether the national Democratic Party's establishment can overcome an insurgent wing more openly hostile to President Donald Trump.
    Texas' primary runoff will test whether the national Democratic Party's establishment can overcome an insurgent wing more openly hostile to President Donald Trump.
  • The Latest: Texas Dem deemed too liberal by own party loses

    The Latest: Texas Dem deemed too liberal by own party loses

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:37 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:14:51 GMT
    (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP). Voters cast their ballots at Clarke Central High School in Athens, Ga., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP). Voters cast their ballots at Clarke Central High School in Athens, Ga., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    Polls in eastern Kentucky have closed on another multi-state primary day ahead of the November midterms.
    Polls in eastern Kentucky have closed on another multi-state primary day ahead of the November midterms.
  • Democrats nominate first woman as GOP race heads to runoff

    Democrats nominate first woman as GOP race heads to runoff

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:53:12 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:09:56 GMT
    (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP). Voters cast their ballots at Clarke Central High School in Athens, Ga., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP). Voters cast their ballots at Clarke Central High School in Athens, Ga., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    Stacey Abrams won Georgia's Democratic primary in the gubernatorial race Tuesday, becoming the state's first woman nominee for governor from either major party.
    Stacey Abrams won Georgia's Democratic primary in the gubernatorial race Tuesday, becoming the state's first woman nominee for governor from either major party.
  • Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

    Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:12:19 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:06:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FBI Director Christopher Wray, right, leaves the White House, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FBI Director Christopher Wray, right, leaves the White House, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with lawmakers.
    Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with lawmakers.
  • Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules

    Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:33:03 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:56:35 GMT
    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lost jobs and foreclosed homes. The House was to approve...
    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lost jobs and foreclosed homes. The House was to approve legislation to roll back the Dodd-Frank law.
  • Teacher beats Kentucky House majority leader in GOP primary

    Teacher beats Kentucky House majority leader in GOP primary

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:26 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:26:15 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:19:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...(AP Photo/Wade Payne). In this photo taken Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, Ky., Travis Brenda, a teacher at Rockcastle County High School, speaks during an interview. Brenda, a Republican running for the state House of Representatives, is challen...
    A high school math teacher is hoping to topple the majority leader of Kentucky's House of Representatives on a night when more than a dozen current or former teachers were on the ballot following a wave of...
    A high school math teacher is hoping to topple the majority leader of Kentucky's House of Representatives on a night when more than a dozen current or former teachers were on the ballot following a wave of education protests at state Capitols this spring.
  • The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:13:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:45 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:45:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...
    A top Trump fundraiser and a senior adviser to a UAE crown prince ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for defense contracts from Gulf countries.
    A top Trump fundraiser and a senior adviser to a UAE crown prince ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for defense contracts from Gulf countries.
  • House Republicans divided as Ryan struggles to keep clout

    House Republicans divided as Ryan struggles to keep clout

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:22:51 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:25:04 GMT
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption among the GOP ranks, raising fresh questions about his ability to lead a divided group of Republicans through a tough election season.
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing growing disruption among the GOP ranks, raising fresh questions about his ability to lead a divided group of Republicans through a tough election season.
  • Missouri lawmakers read woman's testimony against Greitens

    Missouri lawmakers read woman's testimony against Greitens

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:02:56 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:44:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). In this May 17, 2018, photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens stands off to the side before stepping up to the podium to deliver remarks to a small group of supporters near the capitol announcing the release of funds for the state'...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). In this May 17, 2018, photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens stands off to the side before stepping up to the podium to deliver remarks to a small group of supporters near the capitol announcing the release of funds for the state'...
    A Missouri House panel considering whether to try to impeach Gov. Eric Greitens has endorsed rules that would prohibit the governor's attorneys from cross-examining witnesses during a special legislative session.
    A Missouri House panel considering whether to try to impeach Gov. Eric Greitens has endorsed rules that would prohibit the governor's attorneys from cross-examining witnesses during a special legislative session.
  • The Latest: Trump addresses anti-abortion rights activists

    The Latest: Trump addresses anti-abortion rights activists

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:22:49 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:24:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks at the Susan B. Anthony List 11th Annual Campaign for Life Gala at the National Building Museum, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks at the Susan B. Anthony List 11th Annual Campaign for Life Gala at the National Building Museum, Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is talking up his decision to impose new restrictions on federally-funded family planning clinics like Planned Parenthood.
    President Donald Trump is talking up his decision to impose new restrictions on federally-funded family planning clinics like Planned Parenthood.
  • Washington lobbyists put on notice over foreign agent law

    Washington lobbyists put on notice over foreign agent law

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:44:27 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:56:03 GMT
    A recent federal case against a Pakistani man in Maryland may send ripples through the halls of power in Washington.
    A recent federal case against a Pakistani man in Maryland may send ripples through the halls of power in Washington.
  • Brazil leader scraps bid, supports ex-finance minister

    Brazil leader scraps bid, supports ex-finance minister

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:32:43 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:06:35 GMT
    Brazil's President Michel Temer is ending speculation that he might seek re-election despite dismal poll ratings.
    Brazil's President Michel Temer is ending speculation that he might seek re-election despite dismal poll ratings.
  • Ryan vents frustration over GOP infighting over immigration

    Ryan vents frustration over GOP infighting over immigration

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:12:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:47:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, smiles before the vote on the House farm bill which failed to pass, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018. Leaders of warring House R...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, smiles before the vote on the House farm bill which failed to pass, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018. Leaders of warring House R...
    Some conservative House Republicans warn Ryan about allowing moderates to push through a bipartisan immigration bill without strong GOP support.
    Some conservative House Republicans warn Ryan about allowing moderates to push through a bipartisan immigration bill without strong GOP support.
  • Resume of professor picked to be Italy's premier scrutinized

    Resume of professor picked to be Italy's premier scrutinized

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 07:22:31 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:06:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...
    Populists pick law professor with almost no political experience, a left-leaning voting record and a reputation as a snazzy dresser to be Italy's premier.
    Populists pick law professor with almost no political experience, a left-leaning voting record and a reputation as a snazzy dresser to be Italy's premier.
  • DHS secretary says she's unaware Russia wanted Trump to win

    DHS secretary says she's unaware Russia wanted Trump to win

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:04:14 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:06:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). From left, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, attend a meeting with President Donald Trump and a group of governors in the Blue Room of the White House ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). From left, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, attend a meeting with President Donald Trump and a group of governors in the Blue Room of the White House ...
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says she is unaware of intelligence concluding that Russia favored President Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says she is unaware of intelligence concluding that Russia favored President Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.
  • Former Malaysian leader Najib grilled by anti-graft agency

    Former Malaysian leader Najib grilled by anti-graft agency

    Monday, May 21 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:12:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-05-22 17:56:49 GMT
    Former Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the office of Malaysia's anti-graft agency for questioning over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him.
    Former Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the office of Malaysia's anti-graft agency for questioning over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him.
  • Stars Bardot, Marceau lead fight to amend French food bill

    Stars Bardot, Marceau lead fight to amend French food bill

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:23:07 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere, File). FILE - In this Thursday Sept. 28, 2006 file picture, former French actress Brigitte Bardot acknowledges applause prior to a press conference in Paris. Bardot and actress Sophie Marceau are leading animal welfare ...(AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere, File). FILE - In this Thursday Sept. 28, 2006 file picture, former French actress Brigitte Bardot acknowledges applause prior to a press conference in Paris. Bardot and actress Sophie Marceau are leading animal welfare ...
    Actresses Brigitte Bardot and Sophie Marceau are leading campaigns for mandatory cameras in French slaughterhouses and a ban on the sale of eggs from caged hens as France's parliament prepares to debate a food...
    Actresses Brigitte Bardot and Sophie Marceau are leading campaigns for mandatory cameras in French slaughterhouses and a ban on the sale of eggs from caged hens as France's parliament prepares to debate a food industry bill Tuesday.
  • Ex-coal exec chases US Senate seat despite GOP primary loss

    Ex-coal exec chases US Senate seat despite GOP primary loss

    Monday, May 21 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 14:02:48 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:16:06 GMT
    Despite having lost the Republican primary, convicted ex-coal baron Don Blankenship says he's going to continue his bid for U.S. Senate as a third-party candidate.
    Despite having lost the Republican primary, convicted ex-coal baron Don Blankenship says he's going to continue his bid for U.S. Senate as a third-party candidate.
  • Trump administration slams Venezuela's election as a "sham"

    Trump administration slams Venezuela's election as a "sham"

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:12:19 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-05-22 13:03:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday...
    The Trump administration is dismissing Venezuela's presidential election as a "sham" and vowing to take quick action to ramp up economic and diplomatic pressure on President Nicolas Maduro's beleaguered government.
    The Trump administration is dismissing Venezuela's presidential election as a "sham" and vowing to take quick action to ramp up economic and diplomatic pressure on President Nicolas Maduro's beleaguered government.
  • The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:22:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-05-22 08:44:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...
    AP Investigation: A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions in defense...
    AP Investigation: A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions in defense contracts from the United Arab Emirates.
  • Venezuela's opposition scrambles to regroup after Maduro win

    Venezuela's opposition scrambles to regroup after Maduro win

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:01:55 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-05-22 07:53:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters after the National Electoral Council announced that with almost 93 percent of polling stations reporting, Maduro won nearly 68 percent of the ...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters after the National Electoral Council announced that with almost 93 percent of polling stations reporting, Maduro won nearly 68 percent of the ...
    Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by irregularities and mass absenteeism that led his main rivals to call for a re-run.
    Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by irregularities and mass absenteeism that led his main rivals to call for a re-run.
  • Mayor in Russia's fourth-largest city abruptly resigns

    Mayor in Russia's fourth-largest city abruptly resigns

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-05-22 07:52:23 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-05-22 07:53:07 GMT
    The mayor of Russia's fourth-largest city has stepped down to protest a government-promoted law which scrapped mayoral elections.
    The mayor of Russia's fourth-largest city has stepped down to protest a government-promoted law which scrapped mayoral elections.
  • Watchdog report to fault FBI for Clinton probe delay

    Watchdog report to fault FBI for Clinton probe delay

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:22:11 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:54:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this July, 2016 file photo, FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Oversight Committee.  An upcoming Justice Department inspector general report is expected to critic...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this July, 2016 file photo, FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Oversight Committee. An upcoming Justice Department inspector general report is expected to critic...
    An upcoming inspector general report is expected to criticize the FBI, including former director James Comey, over a weeks-long delay in reviewing a newly discovered trove of Hillary Clinton emails in the days...
    An upcoming inspector general report is expected to criticize the FBI, including former director James Comey, over a weeks-long delay in reviewing a newly discovered trove of Hillary Clinton emails in the days before the 2016 presidential election.
  • Democrats add drain-the-swamp proposals to campaign agenda

    Democrats add drain-the-swamp proposals to campaign agenda

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 19:22:26 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:26:30 GMT
    Democratic leaders in Congress are adding an anti-corruption plank to their mid-term campaign agenda, with proposals to beef-up ethics laws, protect voting rights and overhaul campaign finance.
    Democratic leaders in Congress are adding an anti-corruption plank to their mid-term campaign agenda, with proposals to beef-up ethics laws, protect voting rights and overhaul campaign finance.
  • FBI, Justice to 'review' classified info sought by lawmakers

    FBI, Justice to 'review' classified info sought by lawmakers

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:51:47 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:26:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...
    Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes.
    Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes.
  • The Latest: White House setting up meeting on Russia probe

    The Latest: White House setting up meeting on Russia probe

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:24:18 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...
    President Donald Trump is meeting with Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general overseeing the Russia probe, and Christopher Wray, head of the FBI.
    President Donald Trump is meeting with Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general overseeing the Russia probe, and Christopher Wray, head of the FBI.
  • Richard N. Goodwin, White House speech writer, dead at 86

    Richard N. Goodwin, White House speech writer, dead at 86

    Monday, May 21 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:32:06 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:22:26 GMT
    Richard Goodwin, a speechwriter and liberal force who wrote historic speeches for the Kennedys and Lyndon Johnson, has died at age 86.
    Richard Goodwin, a speechwriter and liberal force who wrote historic speeches for the Kennedys and Lyndon Johnson, has died at age 86.
  • Correction: 2018 Midterms-Endorsements story

    Correction: 2018 Midterms-Endorsements story

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:01:47 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 01:32:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention in San Diego. Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the seedlings of...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention in San Diego. Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the seedlings of...
    The 2018 midterm campaign shows signs of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House in 2020.
    The 2018 midterm campaign shows signs of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House in 2020.
  • School shooting unlikely to rile Texas runoffs Tuesday

    School shooting unlikely to rile Texas runoffs Tuesday

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:52:04 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:25:10 GMT
    Texas holds its primary runoff election just four days after a 17-year-old student killed 10 people and wounded 13 others at his Santa Fe High School.
    Texas holds its primary runoff election just four days after a 17-year-old student killed 10 people and wounded 13 others at his Santa Fe High School.
  • The Latest: Trump aims to prevent 'fire sales' in Venezuela

    The Latest: Trump aims to prevent 'fire sales' in Venezuela

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:32:29 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:52:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Supporters of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro gather at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday's presidential election...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Supporters of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro gather at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Electoral officials declared the socialist leader the winner of Sunday's presidential election...
    President Donald Trump has signed an order restricting the Venezuelan government's ability to liquidate assets in the aftermath of an election that the White House is calling a "sham.".
    President Donald Trump has signed an order restricting the Venezuelan government's ability to liquidate assets in the aftermath of an election that the White House is calling a "sham.".
  • Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Hall of Fame coach Holtz settles lawsuit with Daily Beast

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:44:41 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:46:00 GMT
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
    Attorneys for Lou Holtz say the former Notre Dame coach and the news website The Daily Beast have resolved a defamation lawsuit filed by the ex-ESPN analyst and college football Hall of Famer.
  • Populists' pick to be Italian premier scorns bureaucracy

    Populists' pick to be Italian premier scorns bureaucracy

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:32:21 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:43:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). In this photo taken on Thursday, March 1, 2018, Giuseppe Conte smiles during a meeting in Rome. Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the eurosceptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indica...
    Populists pick law professor with almost no political experience, a left-leaning voting record and a reputation as a snazzy dresser to be Italy's premier.
    Populists pick law professor with almost no political experience, a left-leaning voting record and a reputation as a snazzy dresser to be Italy's premier.
  • 'Don't be mad at Claire': McCaskill courts black voters

    'Don't be mad at Claire': McCaskill courts black voters

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:24:16 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:25:44 GMT
    'Don't be mad at Claire': Missouri Democrat faces black voters' concerns.
    'Don't be mad at Claire': Missouri Democrat faces black voters' concerns.
  • Italy edges toward 1st populist govt, law prof as premier

    Italy edges toward 1st populist govt, law prof as premier

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:22:04 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:24:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader, Matteo Salvini, meets reporters in Milan, Italy. One of Italy’s two main populist leaders says he and his rival have finally agreed on who sho...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader, Matteo Salvini, meets reporters in Milan, Italy. One of Italy’s two main populist leaders says he and his rival have finally agreed on who sho...
    Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indicated a 54-year-old law professor with no political experience as their candidate for premier.
    Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indicated a 54-year-old law professor with no political experience as their candidate for premier.
  • Trump thrusts abortion fight into crucial midterm elections

    Trump thrusts abortion fight into crucial midterm elections

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:40:56 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-05-21 19:03:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to participants of the annual March for Life event, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration will resurrec...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to participants of the annual March for Life event, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration will resurrec...
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
  • Burundi votes to allow president to extend time in power

    Burundi votes to allow president to extend time in power

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:52:06 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-05-21 16:24:01 GMT
    Burundi's electoral commission says a majority of voters agreed to amend the constitution in changes that could prolong the rule of President Pierre Nkurunziza until 2034.
    Burundi's electoral commission says a majority of voters agreed to amend the constitution in changes that could prolong the rule of President Pierre Nkurunziza until 2034.
  • Black women look to flex power in Georgia governor's race

    Black women look to flex power in Georgia governor's race

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:23:38 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:36:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). In this May 20, 2018, photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams participates in a debate against Stacey Evans in Atlanta. In Georgia, black women will likely factor into one of the country's marquee political...(AP Photo/John Amis). In this May 20, 2018, photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams participates in a debate against Stacey Evans in Atlanta. In Georgia, black women will likely factor into one of the country's marquee political...
    In Georgia governor's race, black women seek to shape the state's political landscape.
    In Georgia governor's race, black women seek to shape the state's political landscape.
  • Mnuchin says NAFTA negotiations could spill into 2019

    Mnuchin says NAFTA negotiations could spill into 2019

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:11:38 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:02:37 GMT
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says efforts to renegotiate a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico could spill into next year.
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says efforts to renegotiate a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico could spill into next year.
  • US relations under Trump dominate Mexico presidential debate

    US relations under Trump dominate Mexico presidential debate

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:22:22 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:03 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:03:31 GMT
    (INE via AP). In this photo released by the National Electoral Institute (INE), presidential candidates, from left, independent Jaime Rodriguez, known as "El Bronco," Ricardo Anaya of the Forward for Mexico Coalition, Jose Antonio Meade, of the Institu...(INE via AP). In this photo released by the National Electoral Institute (INE), presidential candidates, from left, independent Jaime Rodriguez, known as "El Bronco," Ricardo Anaya of the Forward for Mexico Coalition, Jose Antonio Meade, of the Institu...
    Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect.
    Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect.
  • Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election

    Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:21:57 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:04:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...
    Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once...
    Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once wealthy nation plummets.
  • The Latest: Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue

    The Latest: Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:21:42 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:03:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...
    Pope Francis is praying that "beloved" Venezuela's people and rulers will wisely choose peace and unity as the nation elects a new president.
    Pope Francis is praying that "beloved" Venezuela's people and rulers will wisely choose peace and unity as the nation elects a new president.
  • Iraq's al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran

    Iraq's al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 07:21:14 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2016 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gives a speech to his followers before entering the highly fortified Green Zone, in Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, the influential maverick Shiite cleric who...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2016 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gives a speech to his followers before entering the highly fortified Green Zone, in Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, the influential maverick Shiite cleric who...
    Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
    Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
  • Florida's expensive race for governor highlights lax laws

    Florida's expensive race for governor highlights lax laws

    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-05-20 15:51:25 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:14:11 GMT
    (Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times via AP, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2018, file photo, Adam Putnam, Republican gubernatorial candidate makes a campaign stop at Kimmins Contracting in Tampa, Fla. Florida’s wide-open race for governor won’t be decided ...(Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times via AP, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2018, file photo, Adam Putnam, Republican gubernatorial candidate makes a campaign stop at Kimmins Contracting in Tampa, Fla. Florida’s wide-open race for governor won’t be decided ...
    Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws.
    Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws.
  • 2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?

    2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:21:31 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:53:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention in San Diego. Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the seedlings of...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention in San Diego. Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the seedlings of...
    Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.
    Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.
  • As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

    As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:11:28 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:42:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and whether any demands or requests came...
    President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and whether any demands or requests came from the Obama administration.
  • The Latest: Trump orders FBI probe - and IG to widen query

    The Latest: Trump orders FBI probe - and IG to widen query

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:22:00 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-21 03:05:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). File - In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). File - In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether ...
    President's lawyer says special counsel Robert Mueller could conclude his probe by September if Trump agrees to an interview.
    President's lawyer says special counsel Robert Mueller could conclude his probe by September if Trump agrees to an interview.
  • Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'

    Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 13:21:22 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:43:18 GMT
    (Iraqi Government via AP). In this photo provided by the Iraqi government, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, right, and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr hold a press conference in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, early Sunday, May 20...(Iraqi Government via AP). In this photo provided by the Iraqi government, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, right, and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr hold a press conference in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, early Sunday, May 20...
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government will be "inclusive.".
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government will be "inclusive.".
  • Italian populist says he and rival have deal on new premier

    Italian populist says he and rival have deal on new premier

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:51:56 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:53:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader Matteo Salvini, center, arrives to vote on a program with the 5-Star Movement that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government, in...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader Matteo Salvini, center, arrives to vote on a program with the 5-Star Movement that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government, in...
    One of Italy's two main populist leaders says he and his rival finally have agreed on who should be the next premier _ neither of them.
    One of Italy's two main populist leaders says he and his rival finally have agreed on who should be the next premier _ neither of them.
  • Turkey's Erdogan seeks expatriate support for re-election

    Turkey's Erdogan seeks expatriate support for re-election

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:21:57 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:23:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A man attends a rally with others waving Turkish and Bosnian flags, in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahea...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A man attends a rally with others waving Turkish and Bosnian flags, in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahea...
    Turkey's president has addressed thousands of expatriate Turks in Bosnia's capital Sunday to shore up support before his country's snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
    Turkey's president has addressed thousands of expatriate Turks in Bosnia's capital Sunday to shore up support before his country's snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
  • McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified

    McCaskill defends CIA vote, says reasons are classified

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:01:10 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-20 15:42:16 GMT
    Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director: Says specific reasons classified.
    Claire McCaskill defends vote against CIA director: Says specific reasons classified.
  • Powerful, unpopular Venezuela leader faces opposition foes

    Powerful, unpopular Venezuela leader faces opposition foes

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:45:31 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:41:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with international observers invited by Venezuela's electoral authority at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is seeking a...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with international observers invited by Venezuela's electoral authority at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is seeking a...
    A look at President Nicolas Maduro and the two opposition candidates vying to become the next president of troubled Venezuela.
    A look at President Nicolas Maduro and the two opposition candidates vying to become the next president of troubled Venezuela.
  • Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

    Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:30:50 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-05-19 23:44:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign _ an allegation his own lawyer says might not be true.
    President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign _ an allegation his own lawyer says might not be true.
  • Working Families Party formally endorses Cynthia Nixon

    Working Families Party formally endorses Cynthia Nixon

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:31:06 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:01:57 GMT
    New York's progressive Working Families Party has formally endorsed 'Sex and the City' actress Cynthia Nixon as its gubernatorial candidate _ challenging incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
    New York's progressive Working Families Party has formally endorsed 'Sex and the City' actress Cynthia Nixon as its gubernatorial candidate _ challenging incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
  • Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach

    Immigration a fraught issue for GOP as midterms approach

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:51:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:53:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, smiles before the vote on the House farm bill which failed to pass, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Freedom Caucus opposed...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, smiles before the vote on the House farm bill which failed to pass, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Freedom Caucus opposed...
    The dust-up this past week in the House over immigration shows just how problematic and risky the issue is for the GOP at a time when the party needs unity heading into pivotal elections in November.
    The dust-up this past week in the House over immigration shows just how problematic and risky the issue is for the GOP at a time when the party needs unity heading into pivotal elections in November.
  • Not all GOP candidates want Trump to stump

    Not all GOP candidates want Trump to stump

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:51:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:24 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:24:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. Trump is not welcome everywhere as his party tries to defend its delicate House and Senate majorities. Republican ca...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. Trump is not welcome everywhere as his party tries to defend its delicate House and Senate majorities. Republican ca...
    Trump plans aggressive role in midterm elections, but he's not welcome everywhere.
    Trump plans aggressive role in midterm elections, but he's not welcome everywhere.
  • Manafort's ex-son-in-law busy with Mueller's investigation

    Manafort's ex-son-in-law busy with Mueller's investigation

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:42:16 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:46:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. It ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. It ...
    Paul Manafort's former son-in-law says he has been busy with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
    Paul Manafort's former son-in-law says he has been busy with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
  • Militant-turned-populist cleric Sadr wins Iraqi election

    Militant-turned-populist cleric Sadr wins Iraqi election

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:33:20 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:34:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s electoral commission says a political coalition le...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s electoral commission says a political coalition le...
    Iraq's electoral commission says a political coalition led by influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has won the most seats in Iraq's national parliamentary elections, according to the release of complete results.
    Iraq's electoral commission says a political coalition led by influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has won the most seats in Iraq's national parliamentary elections, according to the release of complete results.
  • Trump says spy infiltrated his campaign; lawyer casts doubt

    Trump says spy infiltrated his campaign; lawyer casts doubt

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:10:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:01:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is citing news reports as evidence that the Justice Department spied on his 2016 campaign, tweeting "Really bad stuff!".
    President Donald Trump is citing news reports as evidence that the Justice Department spied on his 2016 campaign, tweeting "Really bad stuff!".
  • The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:01:38 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:41:07 GMT
    (KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...(KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.
  • Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:05:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:32:45 GMT
    Law enforcement officers are responding to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus.
    Law enforcement officers are responding to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus.
  • Trump wades into California primary in hopes of boosting GOP

    Trump wades into California primary in hopes of boosting GOP

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:42:57 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:50:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump is wading into the heated California GOP gubernatorial primary, endorsing businessman John Cox.
    President Donald Trump is wading into the heated California GOP gubernatorial primary, endorsing businessman John Cox.
  • Kim Davis challenger: Man whose marriage license she denied

    Kim Davis challenger: Man whose marriage license she denied

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:16:13 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:25:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Beam). In this May 10, 2018, photo, David Ermold, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for Rowan County clerk, pauses as he speaks in Morehead, Ky. He wants to challenge Kim Davis, the clerk who denied him a marriage license in 2015 ...(AP Photo/Adam Beam). In this May 10, 2018, photo, David Ermold, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for Rowan County clerk, pauses as he speaks in Morehead, Ky. He wants to challenge Kim Davis, the clerk who denied him a marriage license in 2015 ...
    A gay man in Kentucky wants to run against Kim Davis, the county clerk who denied him a marriage license in 2015.
    A gay man in Kentucky wants to run against Kim Davis, the county clerk who denied him a marriage license in 2015.
  • Billionaire Tom Steyer gets Michigan renewable energy deal

    Billionaire Tom Steyer gets Michigan renewable energy deal

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:31:38 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:22:02 GMT
    Michigan's two dominant utilities have committed to increase the power they produce from wind and other renewable sources to 25 percent by 2030 under pressure from billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer.
    Michigan's two dominant utilities have committed to increase the power they produce from wind and other renewable sources to 25 percent by 2030 under pressure from billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer.
  • Rule would take US funds from clinics discussing abortion

    Rule would take US funds from clinics discussing abortion

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:39:52 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:52:10 GMT
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally-funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally-funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
  • Democrats get giddy about a perennial target: Arizona

    Democrats get giddy about a perennial target: Arizona

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:50:17 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:44:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). In this Wednesday, May 9, 2018 photo, Arizona Democratic District 27 Chair Fern Ward, right, and Vice Chair Maritza Saenz react to a speaker during their legislative meeting in Phoenix. For a decade, Democrats have said they were ...(AP Photo/Matt York). In this Wednesday, May 9, 2018 photo, Arizona Democratic District 27 Chair Fern Ward, right, and Vice Chair Maritza Saenz react to a speaker during their legislative meeting in Phoenix. For a decade, Democrats have said they were ...
    For a decade, Democrats have said they were close to turning Arizona blue.
    For a decade, Democrats have said they were close to turning Arizona blue.
  • 1 year on, Robert Mueller is everywhere and nowhere

    1 year on, Robert Mueller is everywhere and nowhere

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:20:07 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:36:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election at the Capitol in W...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election at the Capitol in W...
    In the year since Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel, he hasn't uttered a word in public about his Russia investigation.
    In the year since Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel, he hasn't uttered a word in public about his Russia investigation.
  • Mercer sisters liquidate beleaguered Cambridge Analytica

    Mercer sisters liquidate beleaguered Cambridge Analytica

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:20:23 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:51:59 GMT
    Cambridge Analytica, beleaguered data collection agency that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, files for bankruptcy protection.
    Cambridge Analytica, beleaguered data collection agency that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, files for bankruptcy protection.
  • Trump to deny funds to clinics that discuss abortion

    Trump to deny funds to clinics that discuss abortion

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:30:21 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:45:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to participants of the annual March for Life event, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration will resurrec...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to participants of the annual March for Life event, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The Trump administration will resurrec...
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
    The Trump administration is resurrecting a Reagan-era rule that would ban federally funded family planning clinics from discussing abortion with women, or sharing space with abortion providers.
  • Teachers channel momentum from strikes into midterm races

    Teachers channel momentum from strikes into midterm races

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:29 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:29:36 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:12:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melissa Daniels). Liz Leivas, co-president of Tempe Education Association, right, gathers signatures Thursday, May 10, 2018 for ballot initiate to raise the income tax on wealthy earners to fund public education. Thousands of teachers in Ariz...(AP Photo/Melissa Daniels). Liz Leivas, co-president of Tempe Education Association, right, gathers signatures Thursday, May 10, 2018 for ballot initiate to raise the income tax on wealthy earners to fund public education. Thousands of teachers in Ariz...
    As they packed up their protest signs and returned to the classroom to finish out the school year, thousands of teachers in North Carolina turned their attention to a different fight: the midterm elections.
    As they packed up their protest signs and returned to the classroom to finish out the school year, thousands of teachers in North Carolina turned their attention to a different fight: the midterm elections.
  • After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

    After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:19:57 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:50:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the poster, celebrate in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq. Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr’s militias fought and killed American...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the poster, celebrate in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq. Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr’s militias fought and killed American...
    Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr's militias fought and killed American troops who had invaded Iraq, the United States is preparing to work hand in hand with the charismatic Shiite cleric and his movement.
    Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr's militias fought and killed American troops who had invaded Iraq, the United States is preparing to work hand in hand with the charismatic Shiite cleric and his movement.
  • Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:52:28 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:03:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...
    Political divisions within the Democratic Party are playing out in the vote to confirm Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
    Political divisions within the Democratic Party are playing out in the vote to confirm Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
  • California #MeToo leader cleared of groping allegations

    California #MeToo leader cleared of groping allegations

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:55:11 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:56:47 GMT
    An outside investigation has cleared a California assemblywoman of allegations that she groped a male staff member who worked for another lawmaker.
    An outside investigation has cleared a California assemblywoman of allegations that she groped a male staff member who worked for another lawmaker.
  • Manafort's ex-son-in-law talking with Mueller's team

    Manafort's ex-son-in-law talking with Mueller's team

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:31:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:55:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. It ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. It ...
    A federal judge in Virginia has now joined the small group of Americans who know the details of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
    A federal judge in Virginia has now joined the small group of Americans who know the details of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
  • Cases against bikers struggle 3 years after Waco shootout

    Cases against bikers struggle 3 years after Waco shootout

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:19:51 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:31:11 GMT
    Three years after a gunfight in Waco killed nine bikers, Texas prosecutors are struggling to convict anyone in the deadliest biker shooting in U.S. history.
    Three years after a gunfight in Waco killed nine bikers, Texas prosecutors are struggling to convict anyone in the deadliest biker shooting in U.S. history.
  • 1 year into Russia probe, Washington is rattled, uncertain

    1 year into Russia probe, Washington is rattled, uncertain

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:30:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:03:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election at the Capitol in W...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election at the Capitol in W...
    A year into the probe, Robert Mueller is everywhere and nowhere at the same time.
    A year into the probe, Robert Mueller is everywhere and nowhere at the same time.
  • Lack of paper trail a concern amid fears of election hacking

    Lack of paper trail a concern amid fears of election hacking

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:15:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - This Oct. 19, 2017, file photo shows a new voting machine which prints a paper record on display at a polling site in Conyers, Ga. Georgia officials have estimated it could cost over $100 million to adopt the mach...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - This Oct. 19, 2017, file photo shows a new voting machine which prints a paper record on display at a polling site in Conyers, Ga. Georgia officials have estimated it could cost over $100 million to adopt the mach...
    As the midterm congressional primaries heat up amid warnings of Russian hacking, 1 in 5 Americans will be casting their ballots on machines that do not produce a paper record of their votes.
    As the midterm congressional primaries heat up amid warnings of Russian hacking, 1 in 5 Americans will be casting their ballots on machines that do not produce a paper record of their votes.
  • Trump: If FBI spied on my campaign, 'bigger than Watergate!'

    Trump: If FBI spied on my campaign, 'bigger than Watergate!'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-05-17 03:39:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:35:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this May 5, 2018 photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, applauds at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy at the Grand Hyatt in Washington. Giuliani’s decision to join President D...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this May 5, 2018 photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, applauds at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy at the Grand Hyatt in Washington. Giuliani’s decision to join President D...
    Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani urges special counsel's team to wrap up its investigation on the eve of probe's one-year anniversary.
    Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani urges special counsel's team to wrap up its investigation on the eve of probe's one-year anniversary.
  • Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:09:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:40:37 GMT
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before...
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before committee a second time.
  • Grave crisis drives apathy in Venezuelan election

    Grave crisis drives apathy in Venezuelan election

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:41:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:42:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this May 11, 2018 photo, Vaceliza Villa holds a bag of raw chicken skin in an outdoor market, as a boisterous electoral campaign marches past, in Caracas, Venezuela. “I really don’t care what happens on Sunday,” said Villa...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this May 11, 2018 photo, Vaceliza Villa holds a bag of raw chicken skin in an outdoor market, as a boisterous electoral campaign marches past, in Caracas, Venezuela. “I really don’t care what happens on Sunday,” said Villa...
    Despite pleas from the candidates ahead of Venezuela's presidential election, apathy could play a large role among voters opting to stay home as Venezuelans endure the worst political and economic crisis in their...
    Despite pleas from the candidates ahead of Venezuela's presidential election, apathy could play a large role among voters opting to stay home as Venezuelans endure the worst political and economic crisis in their country's history.
  • Lawmaker accused of choking political rival at restaurant

    Lawmaker accused of choking political rival at restaurant

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:09:35 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:24:14 GMT
    A state lawmaker from Lowell has been accused of choking a political challenger during a chance encounter at a restaurant.
    A state lawmaker from Lowell has been accused of choking a political challenger during a chance encounter at a restaurant.
  • Warren challenger ends lawsuit over 'fake Indian' sign

    Warren challenger ends lawsuit over 'fake Indian' sign

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:51:15 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:40:26 GMT
    A U.S. Senate candidate in Massachusetts is ending a lawsuit he filed against Cambridge last month after city officials asked him to remove a sign from a campaign bus.
    A U.S. Senate candidate in Massachusetts is ending a lawsuit he filed against Cambridge last month after city officials asked him to remove a sign from a campaign bus.
  • Unapologetic Trump Jr.: Not troubled that I met with Russian

    Unapologetic Trump Jr.: Not troubled that I met with Russian

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:18:49 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:26:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). In this April 17, 2017 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., the son of President Donald Trump, speaks to media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.  Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he didn’t ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). In this April 17, 2017 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., the son of President Donald Trump, speaks to media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he didn’t ...
    Donald Trump Jr. told a Senate panel that he didn't think there was anything wrong with meeting a Russian lawyer who promised dirt on Hillary Clinton ahead of the 2016 election, and that he can't recall whether he...
    Donald Trump Jr. told a Senate panel that he didn't think there was anything wrong with meeting a Russian lawyer who promised dirt on Hillary Clinton ahead of the 2016 election, and that he can't recall whether he discussed the probe with his father.
  • Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:09:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:24:57 GMT
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
  • AP Interview: Anwar wants Malaysia to scrap race policies

    AP Interview: Anwar wants Malaysia to scrap race policies

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:19:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:15:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, left, arrive with his wife Wan Azizah, right, at a rally in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Anwar has been freed from custody after receiving a pardon from the king, p...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, left, arrive with his wife Wan Azizah, right, at a rally in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Anwar has been freed from custody after receiving a pardon from the king, p...
    Pardoned Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim says decades-old affirmative action policies for the country's Malay majority must be discarded in favor of a new program to help the poor regardless of race.
    Pardoned Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim says decades-old affirmative action policies for the country's Malay majority must be discarded in favor of a new program to help the poor regardless of race.
  • New Zealand to spend billions on fixing hospitals, schools

    New Zealand to spend billions on fixing hospitals, schools

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-05-17 02:39:18 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:50:03 GMT
    New Zealand's government plans to spend billions of dollars rebuilding rotting hospitals and improving other infrastructure as the economy continues to grow at a healthy clip.
    New Zealand's government plans to spend billions of dollars rebuilding rotting hospitals and improving other infrastructure as the economy continues to grow at a healthy clip.
  • Trump rails against California for its immigration policies

    Trump rails against California for its immigration policies

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:48:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:43:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump is hammering California for its sanctuary policies in his latest push to resist the "resistance" to his presidency.
    President Donald Trump is hammering California for its sanctuary policies in his latest push to resist the "resistance" to his presidency.
  • Pennsylvania governor gets to know imposing new ticket mate

    Pennsylvania governor gets to know imposing new ticket mate

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:58:48 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:09:58 GMT
    Pennsylvania's governor is getting to know his new running mate better, a day after Democrats voted to replace the incumbent lieutenant governor with the 6-foot-8 mayor of an economically struggling steel mill town.
    Pennsylvania's governor is getting to know his new running mate better, a day after Democrats voted to replace the incumbent lieutenant governor with the 6-foot-8 mayor of an economically struggling steel mill town.
  • Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

    Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:09:31 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:33:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Democratic 2nd District House candidate Kara Eastman is hugged by her campaign manager Ben Onkka, in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, May 15, 2018, as she holds a slim lead over Brad Ashford in the primary election. Omaha-area voters are s...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Democratic 2nd District House candidate Kara Eastman is hugged by her campaign manager Ben Onkka, in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, May 15, 2018, as she holds a slim lead over Brad Ashford in the primary election. Omaha-area voters are s...
    Democratic voters are choosing decidedly liberal candidates in some primary elections for House races viewed as key to the congressional majority.
    Democratic voters are choosing decidedly liberal candidates in some primary elections for House races viewed as key to the congressional majority.
  • The Latest: Trump Jr. saw no issue with Trump Tower meeting

    The Latest: Trump Jr. saw no issue with Trump Tower meeting

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:28:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:20:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., son of President-elect Donald Trump, walks from the elevator at Trump Tower, in New York.  Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., son of President-elect Donald Trump, walks from the elevator at Trump Tower, in New York. Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he ...
    Donald Trump Jr. says doesn't remember a lot when it comes to the circumstances around a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with a Russian attorney.
    Donald Trump Jr. says doesn't remember a lot when it comes to the circumstances around a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with a Russian attorney.
  • Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

    Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:11:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:11:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Democratic 2nd District House candidate Kara Eastman is hugged by her campaign manager Ben Onkka, in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, May 15, 2018, as she holds a slim lead over Brad Ashford in the primary election. Omaha-area voters are s...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Democratic 2nd District House candidate Kara Eastman is hugged by her campaign manager Ben Onkka, in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, May 15, 2018, as she holds a slim lead over Brad Ashford in the primary election. Omaha-area voters are s...
    Democratic voters are choosing decidedly liberal candidates in some primary elections for House races viewed as key to the congressional majority.
    Democratic voters are choosing decidedly liberal candidates in some primary elections for House races viewed as key to the congressional majority.
  • The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:13:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:49:43 GMT
    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.
    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.
  • The Latest: GOP leaders warn against immigration roll calls

    The Latest: GOP leaders warn against immigration roll calls

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:00:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:32:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson, left, listensas President Donald Trump speaks to California Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White Hou...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson, left, listensas President Donald Trump speaks to California Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White Hou...
    House GOP leaders are warning rebellious Republicans that forcing roll calls on immigration could damage the party by weakening conservatives' enthusiasm for voting in this fall's midterm elections.
    House GOP leaders are warning rebellious Republicans that forcing roll calls on immigration could damage the party by weakening conservatives' enthusiasm for voting in this fall's midterm elections.
  • Iraqis protest in Kirkuk over alleged voting fraud

    Iraqis protest in Kirkuk over alleged voting fraud

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:38:53 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:42:25 GMT
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside an election office in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk to protest alleged fraud in last week's parliamentary elections.
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside an election office in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk to protest alleged fraud in last week's parliamentary elections.
  • Virginia Republicans at odds - and throats - in Trump era

    Virginia Republicans at odds - and throats - in Trump era

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:29:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:33:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo Republican primary senatorial candidate Corey Stewart, right, gestures as Del. Nick Freitas listens during a debate at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.  The vicious tenor of the 2016...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo Republican primary senatorial candidate Corey Stewart, right, gestures as Del. Nick Freitas listens during a debate at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. The vicious tenor of the 2016...
    The vicious tenor of the 2016 GOP presidential primary is being matched by Virginia's raucous congressional primaries.
    The vicious tenor of the 2016 GOP presidential primary is being matched by Virginia's raucous congressional primaries.
  • The Latest: Trump celebrates Barletta, Fischer primary wins

    The Latest: Trump celebrates Barletta, Fischer primary wins

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:51:31 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:52:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paul Mango, Republican candidate for Pennsylvania Governor, campaigns in Canonsburg, Pa. Monday, May 14, 2018, the day before the Pennsylvania primary where he faces two other Republicans, Scott Wagner and Laura Ellsworth.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paul Mango, Republican candidate for Pennsylvania Governor, campaigns in Canonsburg, Pa. Monday, May 14, 2018, the day before the Pennsylvania primary where he faces two other Republicans, Scott Wagner and Laura Ellsworth.
    Polls have closed across Pennsylvania, one of four states holding primary elections Tuesday.
    Polls have closed across Pennsylvania, one of four states holding primary elections Tuesday.
  • Giuliani's confusing media statements may hurt his business

    Giuliani's confusing media statements may hurt his business

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:29:44 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:13:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this May 5, 2018 photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, applauds at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy at the Grand Hyatt in Washington. Giuliani’s decision to join President D...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this May 5, 2018 photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, applauds at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy at the Grand Hyatt in Washington. Giuliani’s decision to join President D...
    Giuliani's decision to join Trump's legal team could backfire if potential clients of his international consulting business view him as too erratic and go elsewhere for representation.
    Giuliani's decision to join Trump's legal team could backfire if potential clients of his international consulting business view him as too erratic and go elsewhere for representation.
  • Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:01 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:01:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:41:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia's king had agreed to pardon Anwar, who...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia's king had agreed to pardon Anwar, who...
    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance's stunning election victory.
    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance's stunning election victory.
  • Fearing bloodshed, Burundi faces vote on president's power

    Fearing bloodshed, Burundi faces vote on president's power

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:38:28 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:02:28 GMT
    Fearing further bloodshed, Burundi faces Thursday vote on extending president's power.
    Fearing further bloodshed, Burundi faces Thursday vote on extending president's power.
  • Judge: Special counsel had authority to prosecute Manafort

    Judge: Special counsel had authority to prosecute Manafort

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:24 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:24:02 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:35:02 GMT
    A federal judge in Washington says special counsel Robert Mueller was working within his authority when he brought charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
    A federal judge in Washington says special counsel Robert Mueller was working within his authority when he brought charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman.
  • Nation's most restrictive abortion law is challenged in Iowa

    Nation's most restrictive abortion law is challenged in Iowa

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:48:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:24:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa Legal Director Rita Bettis, right, speaks during a news conference, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. Planned Parenthood and the ACLU said Tuesday that they had filed a law...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa Legal Director Rita Bettis, right, speaks during a news conference, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. Planned Parenthood and the ACLU said Tuesday that they had filed a law...
    Abortion-rights groups say they have challenged nation's most restrictive abortion law in Iowa.
    Abortion-rights groups say they have challenged nation's most restrictive abortion law in Iowa.
  • Nebraska Democrats pick Raybould to face GOP Sen. Fischer

    Nebraska Democrats pick Raybould to face GOP Sen. Fischer

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:22:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:52:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2014, file photo, Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Nebraska voters on Tue...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2014, file photo, Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Nebraska voters on Tue...
    Sen. Deb Fischer has notched an easy Republican primary victory despite challenges from four GOP candidates who sought to take her seat in deep-red Nebraska.
    Sen. Deb Fischer has notched an easy Republican primary victory despite challenges from four GOP candidates who sought to take her seat in deep-red Nebraska.
  • Lawmakers press Missouri governor probe despite dropped case

    Lawmakers press Missouri governor probe despite dropped case

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:20 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:23:35 GMT
    (AP Photo by Jim Salter). Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a new conference outside court on Monday, May, 14 2018, in St. Louis. Prosecutors on Monday abruptly dropped an invasion-of-privacy charge against Greitens but say they hope to refile the ...(AP Photo by Jim Salter). Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a new conference outside court on Monday, May, 14 2018, in St. Louis. Prosecutors on Monday abruptly dropped an invasion-of-privacy charge against Greitens but say they hope to refile the ...
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens' attorneys say invasion-of-privacy case was crumbling under lack of evidence when charge was dropped; prosecutors say they'll still pursue case.
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens' attorneys say invasion-of-privacy case was crumbling under lack of evidence when charge was dropped; prosecutors say they'll still pursue case.
  • Nebraska Democrats pick Raybould to face GOP Sen. Fischer

    Nebraska Democrats pick Raybould to face GOP Sen. Fischer

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:03:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:38:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2014, file photo, Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Nebraska voters on Tue...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2014, file photo, Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Nebraska voters on Tue...
    Sen. Deb Fischer has notched an easy Republican primary victory over four other GOP candidates, some of whom argued she wasn't conservative enough for deep-red Nebraska.
    Sen. Deb Fischer has notched an easy Republican primary victory over four other GOP candidates, some of whom argued she wasn't conservative enough for deep-red Nebraska.
  • Stormy Daniels' crowdfunding raises transparency questions

    Stormy Daniels' crowdfunding raises transparency questions

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:33:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:04:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). In this April 16, 2018 file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels, whose given name is Stephanie Clifford, and her attorney Michael Avenatti talk to reporters outside federal court in New York City. The hundreds of th...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). In this April 16, 2018 file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels, whose given name is Stephanie Clifford, and her attorney Michael Avenatti talk to reporters outside federal court in New York City. The hundreds of th...
    Stormy Daniels' unusual method of crowdfunding legal fees in her case against President Donald Trump raises transparency questions about who is actually supporting the legal fight.
    Stormy Daniels' unusual method of crowdfunding legal fees in her case against President Donald Trump raises transparency questions about who is actually supporting the legal fight.
  • Nebraska Sen. Fischer easily wins Republican primary

    Nebraska Sen. Fischer easily wins Republican primary

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:05 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:51 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:51:26 GMT
    Nebraska voters on Tuesday will pick US Senate nominees for both parties out of crowded fields of candidates who hope to claim the seat held by incumbent Republican Deb Fischer.
    Nebraska voters on Tuesday will pick US Senate nominees for both parties out of crowded fields of candidates who hope to claim the seat held by incumbent Republican Deb Fischer.
  • 4 states decide primaries; Trump's Senate pick wins in Pa.

    4 states decide primaries; Trump's Senate pick wins in Pa.

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:25:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:48:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paul Mango, Republican candidate for Pennsylvania Governor, campaigns in Canonsburg, Pa. Monday, May 14, 2018, the day before the Pennsylvania primary where he faces two other Republicans, Scott Wagner and Laura Ellsworth.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paul Mango, Republican candidate for Pennsylvania Governor, campaigns in Canonsburg, Pa. Monday, May 14, 2018, the day before the Pennsylvania primary where he faces two other Republicans, Scott Wagner and Laura Ellsworth.
    New district map prompts Pennsylvania primary scramble while Trump hopes his luck continues with Senate pick.
    New district map prompts Pennsylvania primary scramble while Trump hopes his luck continues with Senate pick.
  • GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:37 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.
  • Democrats seek counterweight to Trump's message in 2020

    Democrats seek counterweight to Trump's message in 2020

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:32:56 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:40:58 GMT
    An annual conference organized by a prominent Democratic think tank is offering an early glimpse at some of the Democrats plotting a challenge to President Donald Trump in 2020.
    An annual conference organized by a prominent Democratic think tank is offering an early glimpse at some of the Democrats plotting a challenge to President Donald Trump in 2020.
  • Lebanon's gay pride week brought to halt after crackdown

    Lebanon's gay pride week brought to halt after crackdown

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:26:24 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:31:51 GMT
    The organizer of Lebanon's struggling gay pride week has been briefly detained days into the celebrations and the rest of the festival's events cancelled.
    The organizer of Lebanon's struggling gay pride week has been briefly detained days into the celebrations and the rest of the festival's events cancelled.
  • Erdogan a battleground in Germany-Turkey soccer vote

    Erdogan a battleground in Germany-Turkey soccer vote

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 11:14:24 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:14:41 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service/Pool via AP). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, poses for a photo with Turkish Premier League soccer players Ilkay Gundogan, left, Mesut Ozil, second left, and Cenk ...(Presidential Press Service/Pool via AP). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, poses for a photo with Turkish Premier League soccer players Ilkay Gundogan, left, Mesut Ozil, second left, and Cenk ...
    The strained diplomatic relations between Germany and Turkey have taken on a sporting dimension as the countries bid to host soccer's 2024 European Championship.
    The strained diplomatic relations between Germany and Turkey have taken on a sporting dimension as the countries bid to host soccer's 2024 European Championship.
  • Early results in Iraq election favor populist cleric al-Sadr

    Early results in Iraq election favor populist cleric al-Sadr

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:55:44 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:09:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban). Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the posters, celebrate in Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq, early Monday, May 14, 2018. Iraq's electoral commission announces influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is the cur...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban). Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the posters, celebrate in Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq, early Monday, May 14, 2018. Iraq's electoral commission announces influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is the cur...
    The coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has taken an early lead in Iraq's national elections in partial returns announced by the Iraqi electoral commission.
    The coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has taken an early lead in Iraq's national elections in partial returns announced by the Iraqi electoral commission.
  • AP to offer election voter survey to replace exit polls

    AP to offer election voter survey to replace exit polls

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:19:00 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:40:22 GMT
    The Associated Press will begin offering a new election voter survey designed to replace traditional exit polls, which have been criticized for accuracy in recent elections.
    The Associated Press will begin offering a new election voter survey designed to replace traditional exit polls, which have been criticized for accuracy in recent elections.
  • Russian company attacks Mueller indictment as baseless

    Russian company attacks Mueller indictment as baseless

    Monday, May 14 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:54:37 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:42:56 GMT
    A Russian company indicted in the special counsel investigation says the government hasn't shown that it intentionally broke the law.
    A Russian company indicted in the special counsel investigation says the government hasn't shown that it intentionally broke the law.
  • Top Russian diplomat warns that Mueller probe hurts ties

    Top Russian diplomat warns that Mueller probe hurts ties

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:08:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:30:04 GMT
    A top Russian diplomat has dismissed the U.S. probe into possible collusion between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia as "anti-Russian hysteria" and warned that it is hurting ties between the two countries.
    A top Russian diplomat has dismissed the U.S. probe into possible collusion between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia as "anti-Russian hysteria" and warned that it is hurting ties between the two countries.
  • Ricketts seizes spotlight in buildup to Nebraska primary

    Ricketts seizes spotlight in buildup to Nebraska primary

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:43 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:41:30 GMT
    Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is touting his conservative credentials on the national stage as he prepares for re-election.
    Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is touting his conservative credentials on the national stage as he prepares for re-election.
  • Slovak President Kiska decides not to seek re-election

    Slovak President Kiska decides not to seek re-election

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:14:41 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:27:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 file photo, Slovak President Andrej Kiska adjusts his ear phone during a joint news conference with Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria. ...(AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 file photo, Slovak President Andrej Kiska adjusts his ear phone during a joint news conference with Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria. ...
    Slovak President Andrej Kiska says he will not seek a second term in office in next year's presidential election.
    Slovak President Andrej Kiska says he will not seek a second term in office in next year's presidential election.
  • Malaysia's jailed opposition icon to make spectacular return

    Malaysia's jailed opposition icon to make spectacular return

    Monday, May 14 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-05-15 03:24:18 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-05-15 11:29:39 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, former Deputy Prime Minister and opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, center, smiles as he arrive at court house in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia’s historic change of government paves the way for an extr...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, former Deputy Prime Minister and opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, center, smiles as he arrive at court house in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia’s historic change of government paves the way for an extr...
    Malaysia's historic change of government paves the way for an extraordinary comeback for jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim, who played a key role in helping to secure the election victory and has become a prime...
    Malaysia's historic change of government paves the way for an extraordinary comeback for jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim, who played a key role in helping to secure the election victory and has become a prime minister in waiting.
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • Platini vows to return to soccer after Swiss justice move

    Platini vows to return to soccer after Swiss justice move

    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-05-26 09:33:23 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:37:45 GMT
    Banned former UEFA President and FIFA vice president Michel Platini says he is planning to return to soccer after Swiss federal prosecutors confirmed he was not being charged in an investigation into possible...
    Banned former UEFA President and FIFA vice president Michel Platini says he is planning to return to soccer after Swiss federal prosecutors confirmed he was not being charged in an investigation into possible financial wrongdoing.
  • Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

    Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

    Friday, May 25 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-05-25 12:55:23 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:36:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 24, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about North Korea before signing the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," in the Roosevelt Room of the White Hou...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 24, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about North Korea before signing the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," in the Roosevelt Room of the White Hou...
    President Donald Trump is welcoming North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit.
    President Donald Trump is welcoming North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit.
  • Vote points to big win for abortion rights groups in Ireland

    Vote points to big win for abortion rights groups in Ireland

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-05-26 06:43:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:36:41 GMT
    (Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...(Niall Carson/PA via AP). A man walks past a mural showing Savita Halappanavar, a 31-year-old Indian dentist who had sought and been denied an abortion before she died after a miscarriage in a Galway hospital, with the word YES over it, in Dublin, Irel...
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
    Official counting is set to begin in Ireland's historic abortion rights referendum, with two exit polls predicting an overwhelming victory for those seeking to end the country's strict ban.
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  • No rain in sight: Fire fears force land closures in Arizona

    No rain in sight: Fire fears force land closures in Arizona

    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-26 05:33:18 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:35:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca). In a Thursday, May 24, 2018, photo, a sign posted at a trail leading into the national forest in Flagstaff, Ariz., tells the public no one is allowed in. Multiple areas of national forests around Arizona are closed because o...(AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca). In a Thursday, May 24, 2018, photo, a sign posted at a trail leading into the national forest in Flagstaff, Ariz., tells the public no one is allowed in. Multiple areas of national forests around Arizona are closed because o...
    Fears of massive wildfires force closures on federal and state land in Arizona.
    Fears of massive wildfires force closures on federal and state land in Arizona.
  • Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the US Gulf

    Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the US Gulf

    Saturday, May 26 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-05-26 09:23:11 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-05-26 17:35:01 GMT
    A storm moving slowly through the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, mudslides, and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida and the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend.
    A storm moving slowly through the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, mudslides, and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida and the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend.
  • APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashing

    APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashing

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    A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.
    A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.
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