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  • Trump shrugs off contradictions from Cabinet picks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is shrugging off contradictions with his own Cabinet picks that have been on display during Senate hear ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Republican-led Senate takes first step to repeal 'Obamacare'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is poised to complete its initial step toward dismantling President Barack Obama’s health care law, as Republicans divided ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 10:47 am
  • Combative Trump concedes Russia's role in election hacking

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a combative and freewheeling news conference, President-elect Donald Trump said for the first time Wednesday that he accepts Russia ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 10:45 am
  • Moscow denies having compromising information about Trump

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin has not collected compromising information about U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman dec ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • US stock indexes edge mostly lower in early trading

    Real estate companies led U.S. stocks mostly lower in early trading Tuesday. Energy and consumer-goods stocks also fell as crude oil prices headed low ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Orlando mourns deaths of 2 law enforcement officers

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Orlando were engaged in a massive manhunt early Tuesday for a man accused of fatally shooting a polic ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:01 am
  • China warns after Cruz, Abbott meet Taiwan's president

    BEIJING (AP) — China reiterated its opposition Monday to any contacts between U.S. officials and Taiwan’s government following a meeting between Texas ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • April hearing set in open records dispute on police shooting

    BURLINGTON (AP) — A judge could hear arguments from an Iowa newspaper in April as it seeks records related to a fatal 2015 police shooting in Burlingt ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • Police: 4 charged in Facebook Live attack to appear in court

    CHICAGO (AP) — The two 18-year-old men had been schoolmates, police say. After meeting at McDonald’s, they spent two days together, driving around vis ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Giving peanut-based foods to babies early prevents allergies

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Most babies should start eating peanut-containing foods well before their first birthday, say guidelines released Thursday that aim ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • Analysis: Health care battle could decide balance of power

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The messaging battle is on over repealing and replacing President Barack Obama’s health care law, and the balance of power in Washin ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • Obama, Pence to Capitol as health care overhaul fight begins

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump warned congressional Republicans on Wednesday against letting Democrats dodge blame for problems with President Barack ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Trump uses Assange to cast doubt on US intel case on hacking

    NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is using WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to cast doubt on the U.S. intelligence community’s case that Ru ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Israeli soldier convicted in death of Palestinian assailant

    TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An Israeli soldier was convicted of manslaughter on Wednesday in the deadly shooting of a badly wounded Palestinian attacker, ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Trump objects after House GOP votes to gut ethics office

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump criticized House Republicans Tuesday for making one of their first acts a vote to gut the independent O ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 10:53 am
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