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  • GOP gives Kavanaugh accuser more time to consider testifying

    GOP gives Kavanaugh accuser more time to consider testifying

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 05:51:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:11:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.
  • Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

    Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:50:15 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:55 GMT
    Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke are holding their first debate as a Texas Senate race that once looked like it would be a cakewalk for the conservative incumbent now appears to be anything but one.
    Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke are holding their first debate as a Texas Senate race that once looked like it would be a cakewalk for the conservative incumbent now appears to be anything but one.
  • Sheriff: Motive unclear for Maryland shooter who killed 3

    Sheriff: Motive unclear for Maryland shooter who killed 3

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 04:20:42 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Ambulance leave the industrial park where several people had been shot, according with police reports in Aberdeen, Md, in Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in wha...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Ambulance leave the industrial park where several people had been shot, according with police reports in Aberdeen, Md, in Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in wha...
    A Maryland sheriff says the woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased...
    A Maryland sheriff says the woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage.
  • Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.
  • AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

    AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the administration.
  • As he considers 2020, Biden airs regrets of Thomas hearings

    As he considers 2020, Biden airs regrets of Thomas hearings

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:23:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Greg Gibson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 1991, file photo, then-Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., points angrily at Clarence Thomas during comments at the end of hearings on Thomas' nomination to the Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Greg Gibson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 1991, file photo, then-Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., points angrily at Clarence Thomas during comments at the end of hearings on Thomas' nomination to the Supreme Court...
    As he weighs 2020, Biden airs regrets of '91 Thomas hearings.
    As he weighs 2020, Biden airs regrets of '91 Thomas hearings.
  • Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:00:47 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.
  • Trump delays Russia probe documents; allies voiced concerns

    Trump delays Russia probe documents; allies voiced concerns

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-09-21 04:54:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:42 GMT
    Trump says allies have raised concerns about his decision to declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.
    Trump says allies have raised concerns about his decision to declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.
  • Trump says he'll rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Trump says he'll rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:40 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:40:28 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".
    President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".
  • Ben Carson calls Kavanaugh's opponents 'desperate'

    Ben Carson calls Kavanaugh's opponents 'desperate'

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-09-22 02:50:31 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks to the 2018 Values Voter Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks to the 2018 Values Voter Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.
    Housing Secretary Ben Carson is attributing the controversy over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to people who want to "fundamentally change this country.".
    Housing Secretary Ben Carson is attributing the controversy over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to people who want to "fundamentally change this country.".
  • Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

    Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 22:20:26 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington for the third day of his confirmation ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington for the third day of his confirmation ...
    Survivors respond with fury to Trump's remarks on woman who accused court nominee of sexual assault.
    Survivors respond with fury to Trump's remarks on woman who accused court nominee of sexual assault.
  • Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

    Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:30:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:36 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.
    Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.
  • AP NewsBreak: DHS secretary says FEMA chief won't lose job

    AP NewsBreak: DHS secretary says FEMA chief won't lose job

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:01:10 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with FEMA Administrator Brock Long after visiting areas in North Carolina and South Carolina impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Myrtle Beach International Airport in ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with FEMA Administrator Brock Long after visiting areas in North Carolina and South Carolina impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Myrtle Beach International Airport in ...
    DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job over it.
    DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job over it.
  • Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

    Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:39:57 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo made with a slow shutter speed and a zoom lens, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill i...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo made with a slow shutter speed and a zoom lens, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill i...
    In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.
    In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.
  • APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

    APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:30:10 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:01:50 GMT
    The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade.
    The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade.
  • GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony

    GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:50:01 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-09-22 05:52:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.
  • The Latest: Senate committee agrees to give Ford more time

    The Latest: Senate committee agrees to give Ford more time

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:30:14 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-09-22 04:53:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    President Donald Trump says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is "under assault by radical left wing politicians.".
    President Donald Trump says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is "under assault by radical left wing politicians.".
  • Rock On: Michelle Obama book tour is reaching high

    Rock On: Michelle Obama book tour is reaching high

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:00:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-09-22 04:13:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - In this June 22, 2018 file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama speaks at the American Library Association annual conference in New Orleans. Obama is launching a book tour to promote her memoir "Becoming," a tour fe...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - In this June 22, 2018 file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama speaks at the American Library Association annual conference in New Orleans. Obama is launching a book tour to promote her memoir "Becoming," a tour fe...
    There has never been a book tour quite like the one planned for Michelle Obama's "Becoming.".
    There has never been a book tour quite like the one planned for Michelle Obama's "Becoming.".
  • The Latest: Trump says he won't rush North Korea deal

    The Latest: Trump says he won't rush North Korea deal

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:49 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 02:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    President Donald Trump has signed legislation to fund the Energy Department, veterans' programs and the legislative branch, including Congress and the Capitol police.
    President Donald Trump has signed legislation to fund the Energy Department, veterans' programs and the legislative branch, including Congress and the Capitol police.
  • Obama turns focus on Pennsylvania, hopes to boost Democrats

    Obama turns focus on Pennsylvania, hopes to boost Democrats

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:30:14 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:52:13 GMT
    Barack Obama is turning his political focus to a state that Donald Trump won as the former president is set to campaign in Philadelphia with two leading Pennsylvania Democrats seeking re-election _ Tom Wolf for...
    Barack Obama is turning his political focus to a state that Donald Trump won as the former president is set to campaign in Philadelphia with two leading Pennsylvania Democrats seeking re-election _ Tom Wolf for governor and Bob Casey for the U.S. Senate.
  • Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

    Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:43 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:30:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Consumer and health care groups say they’re trying to blo...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Consumer and health care groups say they’re trying to blo...
    Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high...
    Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high prescription costs.
  • US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:09:54 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:03:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan). In this Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 photo, Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is shown at a gathering in Vancouver, Wash.. Democratic incumbent Cantwell has easily won re-election for U.S. Senate in Washington state in previous years b...(AP Photo/Don Ryan). In this Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 photo, Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is shown at a gathering in Vancouver, Wash.. Democratic incumbent Cantwell has easily won re-election for U.S. Senate in Washington state in previous years b...
    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP.
    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP.
  • Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

    Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-09-21 04:20:00 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:41:08 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas performs "Where is the Love?" at the "Families Belong Together: Freedom for Immigrants" March in Los Angeles. The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas performs "Where is the Love?" at the "Families Belong Together: Freedom for Immigrants" March in Los Angeles. The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun...
    The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song "Big Love".
    The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song "Big Love".
  • Far-right shuts French rapper out of Bataclan attack site

    Far-right shuts French rapper out of Bataclan attack site

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:50:09 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:41:03 GMT
    A popular French Muslim rapper says he's canceling sold-out October concerts at the Bataclan music hall, a target of the 2015 Paris attacks, due to pressure from far-right groups who claim he promotes a radical...
    A popular French Muslim rapper says he's canceling sold-out October concerts at the Bataclan music hall, a target of the 2015 Paris attacks, due to pressure from far-right groups who claim he promotes a radical ideology.
  • First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:36 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:33:40 GMT
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.
  • Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase

    Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:40:00 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:32:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). A "Vote Here" sign marks the entrance on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, to an early voting station in downtown Minneapolis for Friday's opening of early voting in Minnesota. Minnesota and South Dakota are tied for the earliest st...(AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). A "Vote Here" sign marks the entrance on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, to an early voting station in downtown Minneapolis for Friday's opening of early voting in Minnesota. Minnesota and South Dakota are tied for the earliest st...
    Early voting begins as midterm season enters final phase; Minnesota first, several more over next week.
    Early voting begins as midterm season enters final phase; Minnesota first, several more over next week.
  • Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to be deposed in census case

    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to be deposed in census case

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-21 22:50:17 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:21:38 GMT
    A judge says Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can be questioned under oath by lawyers challenging a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
    A judge says Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can be questioned under oath by lawyers challenging a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
  • The Latest: Trump says he'll rid DoJ of 'lingering stench'

    The Latest: Trump says he'll rid DoJ of 'lingering stench'

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:00:13 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:21:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump must not use a newspaper report about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as a reason to fire him.
    Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump must not use a newspaper report about Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as a reason to fire him.
  • Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy

    Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:12:17 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:03:41 GMT
    The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy.
    The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy.
  • State-backed hackers target Gmail of US senators, aides

    State-backed hackers target Gmail of US senators, aides

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:58:48 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:03:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2015, file photo, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., checks his phone as he arrives for a bipartisan lunch in the Kennedy Caucus Room on Capitol Hill in Washington. Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden is proposing new legisl...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2015, file photo, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., checks his phone as he arrives for a bipartisan lunch in the Kennedy Caucus Room on Capitol Hill in Washington. Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden is proposing new legisl...
    A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them.
    A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them.
  • Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:36 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:23:07 GMT
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.
  • Kremlin slams new US sanctions affecting arms exports

    Kremlin slams new US sanctions affecting arms exports

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:10:03 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:23:01 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...
    The Kremlin has dismissed the latest round of U.S. sanctions that affected an aircraft-making factory as an 'unfair' move to undercut Russia as a major arms exporter.
    The Kremlin has dismissed the latest round of U.S. sanctions that affected an aircraft-making factory as an 'unfair' move to undercut Russia as a major arms exporter.
  • Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:31 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:22:43 GMT
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.
  • Evangelicals push Senate Republicans to confirm Kavanaugh

    Evangelicals push Senate Republicans to confirm Kavanaugh

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:27 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-09-21 22:22:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., left, is greeted by Family Research Council president Tony Perkins, right, before speaking to the 2018 Value Voters Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., left, is greeted by Family Research Council president Tony Perkins, right, before speaking to the 2018 Value Voters Summit in Washington, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.
    Evangelical activists are pressing Republican leaders to act "much more aggressively" Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
    Evangelical activists are pressing Republican leaders to act "much more aggressively" Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
  • Immigration judges say new quotas undermine independence

    Immigration judges say new quotas undermine independence

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:12:50 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-09-21 22:04:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Ashley Tabaddor, a federal immigration judge in Los Angeles who serves as the President of the National Association of Immigration Judges, listens as she is introduced to speak at the National Press Club? in Washington, Friday, ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Ashley Tabaddor, a federal immigration judge in Los Angeles who serves as the President of the National Association of Immigration Judges, listens as she is introduced to speak at the National Press Club? in Washington, Friday, ...
    The head of the union representing immigration court judges says they are anxious and stressed by a quota system pushing them to close 700 cases a year.
    The head of the union representing immigration court judges says they are anxious and stressed by a quota system pushing them to close 700 cases a year.
  • Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:30:33 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:36:04 GMT
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
  • Path forward for Kavanaugh could be like Clarence Thomas'

    Path forward for Kavanaugh could be like Clarence Thomas'

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:30:18 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:23:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas sits as he is introduced during an event at the Library of Congress in Washington. When Thomas arrived at the Supreme C...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas sits as he is introduced during an event at the Library of Congress in Washington. When Thomas arrived at the Supreme C...
    Judge Brett Kavanaugh's path to the Supreme Court could be much like Clarence Thomas'.
    Judge Brett Kavanaugh's path to the Supreme Court could be much like Clarence Thomas'.
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation

    Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:59:55 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.
  • Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

    Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:00:20 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:21:08 GMT
    A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has denied a bid to block federal agents from arresting immigrants targeted for deportation at state courthouses.
    A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has denied a bid to block federal agents from arresting immigrants targeted for deportation at state courthouses.
  • 3 Marines killed in Vietnam War to be buried at Arlington

    3 Marines killed in Vietnam War to be buried at Arlington

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:40:13 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:45:32 GMT
    The Pentagon says the remains of three U.S. Marines killed when their helicopter was shot down during the Vietnam War will be buried next week at Arlington National Cemetery.
    The Pentagon says the remains of three U.S. Marines killed when their helicopter was shot down during the Vietnam War will be buried next week at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

    Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:49:56 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, right, listens as Polish President Andrzej Duda, left, speaks during a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, right, listens as Polish President Andrzej Duda, left, speaks during a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    Poland's president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit.
    Poland's president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit.
  • Kavanaugh allegation tests support of GOP women

    Kavanaugh allegation tests support of GOP women

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:19:54 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:46:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, the allegation against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberates among Democratic and Republican women.
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, the allegation against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberates among Democratic and Republican women.
  • Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

    Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:32:11 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:35:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE- In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., speaks at a picnic for veterans in Las Vegas. Democrats hoping to take control of the U.S. Senate in November believe one of their best chances to pick up...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE- In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., speaks at a picnic for veterans in Las Vegas. Democrats hoping to take control of the U.S. Senate in November believe one of their best chances to pick up...
    Republicans' chances of keeping their U.S. Senate majority have become shakier as races in red states have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election.
    Republicans' chances of keeping their U.S. Senate majority have become shakier as races in red states have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election.
  • Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:00:19 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:34:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...(AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.
  • The Latest: Trump delays release of Russia probe documents

    The Latest: Trump delays release of Russia probe documents

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:20:21 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:03:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump has delayed the release of Russia probe documents after U.S. allies raised concerns.
    President Donald Trump has delayed the release of Russia probe documents after U.S. allies raised concerns.
  • Call for men to 'step up' puts Sen. Hirono in the spotlight

    Call for men to 'step up' puts Sen. Hirono in the spotlight

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:10:08 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:41:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is welcomed by protesters opposed to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as they demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is welcomed by protesters opposed to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as they demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office...
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
  • 'He's been there': Trump stumps for vulnerable Sen. Heller

    'He's been there': Trump stumps for vulnerable Sen. Heller

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-09-21 03:09:48 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:23:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at McCarran International Airport for a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at McCarran International Airport for a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    'No better friend': Trump stumping for Dean Heller in Las Vegas.
    'No better friend': Trump stumping for Dean Heller in Las Vegas.
  • Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches

    Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:58:45 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:50:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly.
    President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly.
  • EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit deadline looms

    EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit deadline looms

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:38:09 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:32:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    The European Union and Britain are walking a diplomatic tightrope at Thursday's summit where they seek to lay the foundations of a divorce deal by next March without jeopardizing vital interests.
    The European Union and Britain are walking a diplomatic tightrope at Thursday's summit where they seek to lay the foundations of a divorce deal by next March without jeopardizing vital interests.
  • Suburban women wrestle with Kavanaugh allegation

    Suburban women wrestle with Kavanaugh allegation

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-20 22:50:01 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:12:57 GMT
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberate among Democratic and Republican women.
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberate among Democratic and Republican women.
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

    Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-09-21 00:49:53 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:52:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
  • Plight of jailed Catalans strains dialogue with Spain

    Plight of jailed Catalans strains dialogue with Spain

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:48:45 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:23:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, a tractor lift up pro independence supporters holding a banner for former minister Jordi Turull and chanting "freedom", on a field overlooking the Lledoners prison, in Sant Joan de Vil...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, a tractor lift up pro independence supporters holding a banner for former minister Jordi Turull and chanting "freedom", on a field overlooking the Lledoners prison, in Sant Joan de Vil...
    Jailed separatists have become an emotional symbol for the Catalan independence movement and a key stumbling block in negotiations with Spain out of the country's political deadlock.
    Jailed separatists have become an emotional symbol for the Catalan independence movement and a key stumbling block in negotiations with Spain out of the country's political deadlock.
  • Melania Trump announces restoration of Blue Room furniture

    Melania Trump announces restoration of Blue Room furniture

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:41:03 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:13:18 GMT
    The White House Blue Room is getting a new old look in the fall following a furniture restoration project.
    The White House Blue Room is getting a new old look in the fall following a furniture restoration project.
  • Sen. Hirono in spotlight after call for men to 'step up'

    Sen. Hirono in spotlight after call for men to 'step up'

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:00:07 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:03:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is welcomed by protesters opposed to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as they demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is welcomed by protesters opposed to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as they demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office...
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
  • Telling men to 'step up,' Sen. Hirono strides into spotlight

    Telling men to 'step up,' Sen. Hirono strides into spotlight

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-09-20 22:29:44 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:52:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., left, is applauded by demonstrators as the arrive to speak to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court nomi...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., left, is applauded by demonstrators as the arrive to speak to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court nomi...
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
    Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono steps into the spotlight as she has unexpectedly become one of the most outspoken senators in Christine Blasey Ford's defense.
  • Ex-aide to New York Gov. Cuomo gets 6 years in prison

    Ex-aide to New York Gov. Cuomo gets 6 years in prison

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:17 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:17:55 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:52:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this March 13, 2018, file photo, Joseph Percoco, right, former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, reacts while talking to reporters outside U.S. District court in New York. Percoco, whose bribery conviction...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this March 13, 2018, file photo, Joseph Percoco, right, former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, reacts while talking to reporters outside U.S. District court in New York. Percoco, whose bribery conviction...
    A judge will decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges.
    A judge will decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges.
  • Under right terms, Kavanaugh accuser may testify after all

    Under right terms, Kavanaugh accuser may testify after all

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:38:42 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:42:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks through a tunnel towards the Dirksen Senate Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks through a tunnel towards the Dirksen Senate Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.
    Republicans warn that time is running out for Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her allegation.
    Republicans warn that time is running out for Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her allegation.
  • Rosen raps Heller over Supreme Court 'hiccup' comment

    Rosen raps Heller over Supreme Court 'hiccup' comment

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:07:52 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:33:42 GMT
    Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is criticizing Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, her Republican opponent in November's Senate race, over Heller's reported comments on controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is criticizing Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, her Republican opponent in November's Senate race, over Heller's reported comments on controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
  • Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

    Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:18:19 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:33:07 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, and his wife Kim Jung-sook, right, stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from left, and his wife Ri Sol Ju on the Mount Paektu in North Korea, Thur...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, and his wife Kim Jung-sook, right, stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from left, and his wife Ri Sol Ju on the Mount Paektu in North Korea, Thur...
    On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North.
    On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North.
  • The Latest: Trump says Kavanaugh delay has gone on too long

    The Latest: Trump says Kavanaugh delay has gone on too long

    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:22:44 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-09-21 04:34:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...
    Demonstrators have congregated in a Senate office building to protest Republicans' handling of the sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Demonstrators have congregated in a Senate office building to protest Republicans' handling of the sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
  • Trying to hold state Trump won, McCaskill feels pull to left

    Trying to hold state Trump won, McCaskill feels pull to left

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:58:35 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-09-21 03:10:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election. McCaskill faces a double challenge a...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election. McCaskill faces a double challenge a...
    In Missouri, Democrat Claire McCaskill faces a double challenge as she campaigns for re-election in a state easily won by Trump.
    In Missouri, Democrat Claire McCaskill faces a double challenge as she campaigns for re-election in a state easily won by Trump.
  • Trump backs 'outstanding' Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

    Trump backs 'outstanding' Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-09-21 02:52:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump has weighed in on one of the most watched House races in this year's election to endorse Republican Assemblyman Jay Webber over Democrat Mikie Sherrill.
    President Donald Trump has weighed in on one of the most watched House races in this year's election to endorse Republican Assemblyman Jay Webber over Democrat Mikie Sherrill.
  • US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

    US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:28:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-09-21 00:45:32 GMT
    A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons.
    A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons.
  • O'Rourke ignores attacks ahead of Texas Senate race debate

    O'Rourke ignores attacks ahead of Texas Senate race debate

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:52:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-09-20 22:14:38 GMT
    Democratic congressman Beto O'Rourke says he's sticking with not running negative attacks heading into his first debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.
    Democratic congressman Beto O'Rourke says he's sticking with not running negative attacks heading into his first debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.
  • Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:16:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:15:41 GMT
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the...
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky.
  • Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

    Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:28:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:11:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...
    GOP candidates in rural America find themselves in a bind as Trump pushes tariffs.
    GOP candidates in rural America find themselves in a bind as Trump pushes tariffs.
  • GOP congresswoman's campaign says opponent linked to mob

    GOP congresswoman's campaign says opponent linked to mob

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:48:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:11:41 GMT
    The campaign of Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney is trying to tie her opponent to organized crime, warning campaign staffers to be alert to people following them or tampering with their locks.
    The campaign of Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney is trying to tie her opponent to organized crime, warning campaign staffers to be alert to people following them or tampering with their locks.
  • No instant end to New Jersey's takeover of Atlantic City

    No instant end to New Jersey's takeover of Atlantic City

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:58:21 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:11:21 GMT
    New Jersey is not ending its takeover of Atlantic City anytime soon.
    New Jersey is not ending its takeover of Atlantic City anytime soon.
  • Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

    Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-09-20 15:40:42 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:41:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump says a spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because funding for a border wall with Mexico that Trump has promised is not included.
    President Donald Trump says a spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because funding for a border wall with Mexico that Trump has promised is not included.
  • The Latest: US identifies remains of 2 Korean War soldiers

    The Latest: US identifies remains of 2 Korean War soldiers

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:58:21 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:41:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence, right, and a Korean War veteran salute each other as Pence greets Korean War veterans ahead of a ceremony where he presented a American flag that was used during the return of remains from the Kor...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Vice President Mike Pence, right, and a Korean War veteran salute each other as Pence greets Korean War veterans ahead of a ceremony where he presented a American flag that was used during the return of remains from the Kor...
    President Donald Trump has identified the remains of two American servicemen who were killed during the Korean War and whose remains were returned by North Korea two months ago following Trump's summit with Kim...
    President Donald Trump has identified the remains of two American servicemen who were killed during the Korean War and whose remains were returned by North Korea two months ago following Trump's summit with Kim Jong Un.
  • Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's center

    Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's center

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:28:04 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:03:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    An accusation against an old high school friend brought them together in support of Kavanaugh - and into a political firestorm.
    An accusation against an old high school friend brought them together in support of Kavanaugh - and into a political firestorm.
  • US: Possible October talks with North Korea on war remains

    US: Possible October talks with North Korea on war remains

    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:22:37 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:51:06 GMT
    A senior Pentagon official says the U.S. hopes to begin face-to-face negotiations with North Korea next month on terms for resuming on-the-ground searches in North Korea for remains of American servicemen.
    A senior Pentagon official says the U.S. hopes to begin face-to-face negotiations with North Korea next month on terms for resuming on-the-ground searches in North Korea for remains of American servicemen.
  • Trump comforts storm-ravaged Carolinas with hot dogs, hugs

    Trump comforts storm-ravaged Carolinas with hot dogs, hugs

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:57:51 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:41:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump walks to board Air Force One for a trip to tour areas impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump walks to board Air Force One for a trip to tour areas impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
    President Donald Trump has arrived in storm-ravaged North Carolina to take in the devastation left by Florence.
    President Donald Trump has arrived in storm-ravaged North Carolina to take in the devastation left by Florence.
  • Administration sends states $1B in grants to battle opioids

    Administration sends states $1B in grants to battle opioids

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:37:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:41:15 GMT
    The Trump administration is awarding more than $1 billion in grants to help states confront the opioid epidemic, with most of the money going expand access to treatment and recovery services.
    The Trump administration is awarding more than $1 billion in grants to help states confront the opioid epidemic, with most of the money going expand access to treatment and recovery services.
  • Catalan separatists mark anniversary of independence push

    Catalan separatists mark anniversary of independence push

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:58:16 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:00:52 GMT
    Thousands of Catalan pro-independence activists are protesting in Barcelona to mark the anniversary of demonstrations that fired up the region's secessionist drive and brought Spain's worst political crisis in...
    Thousands of Catalan pro-independence activists are protesting in Barcelona to mark the anniversary of demonstrations that fired up the region's secessionist drive and brought Spain's worst political crisis in decades.
  • Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:29:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:30:12 GMT
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.
  • Tennessee Senate candidate says Kavanaugh accuser 'credible'

    Tennessee Senate candidate says Kavanaugh accuser 'credible'

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:27:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:32:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...
    Democrat in Tennessee's Senate race says Kavanaugh accuser has "credible story," but committee should consider voting if she doesn't testify.
    Democrat in Tennessee's Senate race says Kavanaugh accuser has "credible story," but committee should consider voting if she doesn't testify.
  • Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

    Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:20:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:24:22 GMT
    Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date.
    Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date.
  • Malaysia's ex-PM pleads not guilty to new corruption charges

    Malaysia's ex-PM pleads not guilty to new corruption charges

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:37:55 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:21:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this May 22, 2018, file photo, former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Anti-Corruption Agency for questioning in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Najib ov...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this May 22, 2018, file photo, former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Anti-Corruption Agency for questioning in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Najib ov...
    Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund.
    Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund.
  • Democrats in key House races push against tax deduction cap

    Democrats in key House races push against tax deduction cap

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:17:36 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:58:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, U.S. Congressional candidate Tom Malinowski speaks during a rally against President Donald Trump at Clarence Dillon Public Library, not far from Trump National Golf Club, where Tr...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, U.S. Congressional candidate Tom Malinowski speaks during a rally against President Donald Trump at Clarence Dillon Public Library, not far from Trump National Golf Club, where Tr...
    One provision of the Republican tax overhaul looms large in several tight congressional races this fall, especially in California and New Jersey.
    One provision of the Republican tax overhaul looms large in several tight congressional races this fall, especially in California and New Jersey.
  • How 65 women came to Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours

    How 65 women came to Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:27:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:29:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    Sixty-five women came to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours in a letter-writing campaign, and more than a dozen signers who've since spoken to The Associated Press or other media...
    Sixty-five women came to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours in a letter-writing campaign, and more than a dozen signers who've since spoken to The Associated Press or other media outlets are standing by their declaration.
  • Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

    Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:38:07 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:21:36 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited North Korea's foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited North Korea's foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.
  • Trump to nominate economist Nellie Liang for Fed board seat

    Trump to nominate economist Nellie Liang for Fed board seat

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:47:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:38:22 GMT
    President Donald Trump is set to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the central bank's board of governors.
    President Donald Trump is set to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the central bank's board of governors.
  • China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:57:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 09:38:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
  • Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:51:17 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:39:46 GMT
    (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...(Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major...
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major rebel stronghold.
  • The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

    The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:30:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:22:49 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.
  • China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:37:45 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:48:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.
  • Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day

    Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:08:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:31:09 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.
  • Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:47:27 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:32:17 GMT
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.
  • Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

    Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:08:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:21:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Immigrant children walk in a line outside the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children a former Job Corps site that now houses them in Homestead, Fla. A Senate sub...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Immigrant children walk in a line outside the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children a former Job Corps site that now houses them in Homestead, Fla. A Senate sub...
    Federal agency can't account for 1,488 migrant children placed in homes around the country.
    Federal agency can't account for 1,488 migrant children placed in homes around the country.
  • Judge: US can't deny passport over refusing to pick gender

    Judge: US can't deny passport over refusing to pick gender

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:07:47 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:13:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2016 file photo, Dana Zzyym, of Fort Collins, Colo., talks about the arguments in a hearing on Zzyym's lawsuit requiring people to pick a gender to get a passport outside the U.S. Federal Court...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2016 file photo, Dana Zzyym, of Fort Collins, Colo., talks about the arguments in a hearing on Zzyym's lawsuit requiring people to pick a gender to get a passport outside the U.S. Federal Court...
    A judge has ruled that U.S. officials cannot deny a passport application from an intersex Colorado resident based solely on a refusal to select male or female for gender.
    A judge has ruled that U.S. officials cannot deny a passport application from an intersex Colorado resident based solely on a refusal to select male or female for gender.
  • Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

    Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:48:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:10:28 GMT
    A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm refuses won't help defend them.
    A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm refuses won't help defend them.
  • Bredesen backs Senate vote if Kavanaugh accuser won't appear

    Bredesen backs Senate vote if Kavanaugh accuser won't appear

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-09-20 00:08:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:33:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...
    Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story.".
    Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story.".
  • North Korea's offer of concessions comes with a catch for US

    North Korea's offer of concessions comes with a catch for US

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:28:15 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:33:14 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un raise their hands after watching the mass games performance of "The Glorious Country" at May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, S...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un raise their hands after watching the mass games performance of "The Glorious Country" at May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, S...
    North Korea's offer of concessions comes with demands the U.S. may or may not be willing to grant.
    North Korea's offer of concessions comes with demands the U.S. may or may not be willing to grant.
  • Trump says 'hard to imagine' Kavanaugh guilty of allegation

    Trump says 'hard to imagine' Kavanaugh guilty of allegation

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:37:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks past members of the media as he heads to the Senate Chamber floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks past members of the media as he heads to the Senate Chamber floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    Ford wants allegation against Kavanaugh investigated before Senate hearing, but GOP senators resisting further delay.
    Ford wants allegation against Kavanaugh investigated before Senate hearing, but GOP senators resisting further delay.
  • Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts

    Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:28:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:38:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...
    Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Republican members of Congress distance themselves from the president's trade policies.
    Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Republican members of Congress distance themselves from the president's trade policies.
  • The Latest: McCaskill says she'll vote no on Kavanaugh

    The Latest: McCaskill says she'll vote no on Kavanaugh

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:58:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-09-20 02:52:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...
    Anita Hill says the Senate Judiciary Committee could be holding a "sham" hearing next week without an FBI investigation of a woman's sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Anita Hill says the Senate Judiciary Committee could be holding a "sham" hearing next week without an FBI investigation of a woman's sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
  • US doubles tribal funding to fight violence against women

    US doubles tribal funding to fight violence against women

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:17:22 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:11:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this July 14, 2018 file photo, Kenny Still Smoking stands over the tombstone of his 7-year-old daughter, Monica, who disappeared from school in 1979 and found frozen on a mountain, as he visits her grave on the...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this July 14, 2018 file photo, Kenny Still Smoking stands over the tombstone of his 7-year-old daughter, Monica, who disappeared from school in 1979 and found frozen on a mountain, as he visits her grave on the...
    A top U.S. Justice Department official says it's doubling the amount of federal funding for tribal public safety and crime victims as it seeks to tackle the high-rates of violence against Native American women.
    A top U.S. Justice Department official says it's doubling the amount of federal funding for tribal public safety and crime victims as it seeks to tackle the high-rates of violence against Native American women.
  • Trump: 9/11 memorial renewed my resolve to build border wall

    Trump: 9/11 memorial renewed my resolve to build border wall

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:01:42 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:50:39 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the Sept. 11 memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, renewed his resolve to push for his stalled southern border wall.
    President Donald Trump says the Sept. 11 memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, renewed his resolve to push for his stalled southern border wall.
  • The Latest: Trump assures South Carolina as flooding lingers

    The Latest: Trump assures South Carolina as flooding lingers

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:57:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:31:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks while attending a briefing after arriving at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point to visit areas impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Havelock, N.C.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks while attending a briefing after arriving at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point to visit areas impacted by Hurricane Florence, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Havelock, N.C.
    Trump promises people affected by Hurricane Florence, "We will be there 100 percent".
    Trump promises people affected by Hurricane Florence, "We will be there 100 percent".
  • Trump: Not concerned about Manafort cooperation

    Trump: Not concerned about Manafort cooperation

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:17:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:39:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks to media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Havelock, N.C.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks to media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Havelock, N.C.
    President Donald Trump says he's not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe.
    President Donald Trump says he's not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe.
  • Mom wants ad pulled featuring 1 son criticizing another

    Mom wants ad pulled featuring 1 son criticizing another

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:48:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:37:51 GMT
    (Angela Major /The Janesville Gazette via AP). FILE - In this July 8, 2018, file photo, Randy Bryce, a Wisconsin Democratic candidate for the U.S. House, answers a question during a debate in Lake Geneva, Wis. Bryce's mother, Nancy Bryce, is calling fo...(Angela Major /The Janesville Gazette via AP). FILE - In this July 8, 2018, file photo, Randy Bryce, a Wisconsin Democratic candidate for the U.S. House, answers a question during a debate in Lake Geneva, Wis. Bryce's mother, Nancy Bryce, is calling fo...
    The mother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce doesn't like to see her sons fight.
    The mother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce doesn't like to see her sons fight.
  • Trump rips Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

    Trump rips Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:40:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-09-19 20:19:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump listens to a reporter's question during a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda, in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump listens to a reporter's question during a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda, in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general.".
    President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general.".
  • Music modernization bill clears another hurdle in Congress

    Music modernization bill clears another hurdle in Congress

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:07:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:59:21 GMT
    The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress.
    The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress.
  • GOP goes back to the immigration well in Arizona

    GOP goes back to the immigration well in Arizona

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:48:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:42:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, file). FILE--In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., stands at the international border with Mexico, with ranchers Jim Chilton, left, and Tom Kay, right, south of Arivaca, Ari...(AP Photo/Matt York, file). FILE--In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., stands at the international border with Mexico, with ranchers Jim Chilton, left, and Tom Kay, right, south of Arivaca, Ari...
    For a decade, the fight against illegal immigration has helped Republicans win every statewide election in Arizona.
    For a decade, the fight against illegal immigration has helped Republicans win every statewide election in Arizona.
  • US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:08:35 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:41:42 GMT
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.
  • GOP frets about prospects for picking up Indiana Senate seat

    GOP frets about prospects for picking up Indiana Senate seat

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:49:23 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:31:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - This May 8, 2018 file photo Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun thanks supporters after winning the republican primary in Whitestown, Ind. Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as “Sle...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - This May 8, 2018 file photo Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun thanks supporters after winning the republican primary in Whitestown, Ind. Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as “Sle...
    Republican Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as "Sleepin' Joe," but it's actually Braun's own sleepy campaign that has Republicans worried.
    Republican Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as "Sleepin' Joe," but it's actually Braun's own sleepy campaign that has Republicans worried.
  • Fate of FEMA leader in doubt as Florence cleanup continues

    Fate of FEMA leader in doubt as Florence cleanup continues

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:38:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:11:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE- In this May 30, 2018 file photo, FEMA Administrator Brock Long speaks during a news conference at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. According to a story published in the Wall Street Journal, Long is being inve...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE- In this May 30, 2018 file photo, FEMA Administrator Brock Long speaks during a news conference at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. According to a story published in the Wall Street Journal, Long is being inve...
    Fate of FEMA leader is in doubt over ethics questions as Florence cleanup continues in Carolinas.
    Fate of FEMA leader is in doubt over ethics questions as Florence cleanup continues in Carolinas.
  • GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:40:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:40:06 GMT
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate.
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate.
  • Watchdog slams safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs

    Watchdog slams safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:57:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:20:08 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Federal watchdog agency says safeguards are lacking for foster kids taking psychiatric drugs.
    APNewsBreak: Federal watchdog agency says safeguards are lacking for foster kids taking psychiatric drugs.
  • Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:19:39 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:47 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, North's Kim Jong Un start their third and possibly most challenging summit yet, with Moon hoping to break impasse in nuclear talks.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, North's Kim Jong Un start their third and possibly most challenging summit yet, with Moon hoping to break impasse in nuclear talks.
  • The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:37:15 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:35 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation.
  • Former aides give Wisconsin Gov. Walker re-election headache

    Former aides give Wisconsin Gov. Walker re-election headache

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:37:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. As Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren't coming from Democrats....(AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. As Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren't coming from Democrats....
    Former top administration officials to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker aren't airing their grievances as unnamed sources or through anonymous op-eds _ they're criticizing him publicly.
    Former top administration officials to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker aren't airing their grievances as unnamed sources or through anonymous op-eds _ they're criticizing him publicly.
  • Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:18:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:39:24 GMT
    (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...(Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.
  • Carter, Abrams: Georgians from 2 eras chase rural votes

    Carter, Abrams: Georgians from 2 eras chase rural votes

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:05 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:11:53 GMT
    Former President Jimmy Carter is campaigning Tuesday in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future.
    Former President Jimmy Carter is campaigning Tuesday in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future.
  • Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:47:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:59:53 GMT
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.
  • Mattis dismissive of news reports of tension with Trump

    Mattis dismissive of news reports of tension with Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:48:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:01:25 GMT
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is dismissing recent news reports of growing tensions between him and President Donald Trump.
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is dismissing recent news reports of growing tensions between him and President Donald Trump.
  • Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:27:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:59:55 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.
  • Feinstein's opponent seizes on her role in Kavanaugh fight

    Feinstein's opponent seizes on her role in Kavanaugh fight

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:07:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:12:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., is surrounded by reporters as she arrives for a vote, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., is surrounded by reporters as she arrives for a vote, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is facing criticism from both Senate Republicans and her Democratic re-election opponent over her handling of allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is facing criticism from both Senate Republicans and her Democratic re-election opponent over her handling of allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
  • Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:37:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:30:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.
  • Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:31:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 05:10:44 GMT
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.
  • Supreme Court refuses to block dark money court ruling

    Supreme Court refuses to block dark money court ruling

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:07:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 05:10:34 GMT
    Dark money groups will be required to disclose the identities of some anonymous donors after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stop a lower court's ruling from taking effect.
    Dark money groups will be required to disclose the identities of some anonymous donors after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stop a lower court's ruling from taking effect.
  • The Latest: Grassley says no reason to further delay hearing

    The Latest: Grassley says no reason to further delay hearing

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:47:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 05:10:08 GMT
    (Senate Television via AP). In this image from video, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks on the flood of the U.S. Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. McConnell says Republicans will review the sexual assault...(Senate Television via AP). In this image from video, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks on the flood of the U.S. Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. McConnell says Republicans will review the sexual assault...
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is defending Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is defending Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
  • Senate backs bill to avert shutdown, boost military spending

    Senate backs bill to avert shutdown, boost military spending

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:17:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:58:15 GMT
    Senate backs $854B bill to avert shutdown through Dec. 7, boost military spending.
    Senate backs $854B bill to avert shutdown through Dec. 7, boost military spending.
  • Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI probe before she testifies

    Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI probe before she testifies

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...
    Republicans plunge ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they'd wanted to avoid on a woman's charges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers.
    Republicans plunge ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they'd wanted to avoid on a woman's charges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers.
  • Feinstein's re-election opponent criticizes her over letter

    Feinstein's re-election opponent criticizes her over letter

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:27:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:29:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 3, 2018, file photo, Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, poses for photos in his campaign office in Los Angeles. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California Senate, r...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 3, 2018, file photo, Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, poses for photos in his campaign office in Los Angeles. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California Senate, r...
    Feinstein's opponent in re-election bid criticizes her for holding back letter from Kavanaugh accuser.
    Feinstein's opponent in re-election bid criticizes her for holding back letter from Kavanaugh accuser.
  • Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'

    Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:33 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump's order to declassify certain documents related to the FBI's Russia investigation draws praise and condemnation.
    Trump's order to declassify certain documents related to the FBI's Russia investigation draws praise and condemnation.
  • Trump to visit North Carolina to survey Florence impact

    Trump to visit North Carolina to survey Florence impact

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:47:27 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:09:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump will travel to North Carolina on Wednesday to survey the impact of Hurricane Florence.
    President Donald Trump will travel to North Carolina on Wednesday to survey the impact of Hurricane Florence.
  • Los Angeles takes step toward banning sale of fur products

    Los Angeles takes step toward banning sale of fur products

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:27:33 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:00:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - This March 15, 2018, file photo shows a vintage fox trimmed leather dress displayed in the basement of a store in San Francisco. Los Angeles would become the largest city in the U.S. to ban the sale of fur products...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - This March 15, 2018, file photo shows a vintage fox trimmed leather dress displayed in the basement of a store in San Francisco. Los Angeles would become the largest city in the U.S. to ban the sale of fur products...
    Los Angeles would become the largest city in America to ban the sale of fur products if it approves a proposed law backed by animal activists.
    Los Angeles would become the largest city in America to ban the sale of fur products if it approves a proposed law backed by animal activists.
  • The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:57:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:47:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.
  • Withdraw Kavanaugh nomination? 'Ridiculous,' says Trump

    Withdraw Kavanaugh nomination? 'Ridiculous,' says Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:38 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:01:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump dismisses any notion that Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn.
    Trump dismisses any notion that Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn.
  • The Latest: Experts say Trump action may expose sources

    The Latest: Experts say Trump action may expose sources

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:47:14 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:01:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Experts say Trump's decision to declassify documents may expose sensitive sources and methods, brush up against privacy law protections.
    Experts say Trump's decision to declassify documents may expose sensitive sources and methods, brush up against privacy law protections.
  • Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

    Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:01:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:51:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.
  • In Iowa, McAuliffe says he's not ruling out 2020 campaign

    In Iowa, McAuliffe says he's not ruling out 2020 campaign

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:37:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:21:12 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's not ruling out a 2020 Democratic campaign for president as he campaigns in Iowa for candidates running in the November midterm elections.
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's not ruling out a 2020 Democratic campaign for president as he campaigns in Iowa for candidates running in the November midterm elections.
  • Watchdog: EPA asbestos protection for schoolchildren lagging

    Watchdog: EPA asbestos protection for schoolchildren lagging

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:18:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:19:27 GMT
    The Environmental Protection Agency's internal watchdog office says the agency has been cutting back or eliminating regional programs that check whether teachers and pupils are being exposed to asbestos in schools.
    The Environmental Protection Agency's internal watchdog office says the agency has been cutting back or eliminating regional programs that check whether teachers and pupils are being exposed to asbestos in schools.
  • US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.
  • DeVos' dramatic confirmation hearing inspires drama on stage

    DeVos' dramatic confirmation hearing inspires drama on stage

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:27:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:08:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Maria Danilova). Actors Vanessa Lock, left, as Betsy DeVos, Mia Cohen, center, and Jenny Waxman perform in the play “The Confirmation Hearing for the Secretary of Education” in Washington’s Arena Stage theater on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Guns ...(AP Photo/Maria Danilova). Actors Vanessa Lock, left, as Betsy DeVos, Mia Cohen, center, and Jenny Waxman perform in the play “The Confirmation Hearing for the Secretary of Education” in Washington’s Arena Stage theater on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Guns ...
    Guns and grizzlies: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' rocky confirmation hearing turned into theater play.
    Guns and grizzlies: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' rocky confirmation hearing turned into theater play.
  • White House sets 'new direction' in biodefense strategy

    White House sets 'new direction' in biodefense strategy

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:18:37 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:11:40 GMT
    The Trump administration says it is taking a more comprehensive approach to preparing the nation for biological attacks and infectious disease outbreaks.
    The Trump administration says it is taking a more comprehensive approach to preparing the nation for biological attacks and infectious disease outbreaks.
  • Defrauded students inch closer to victory in DeVos lawsuit

    Defrauded students inch closer to victory in DeVos lawsuit

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:00:26 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:42:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A federal court has handed another victory to students suing Education Secretary Betsy De...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A federal court has handed another victory to students suing Education Secretary Betsy De...
    A federal court has handed another victory to students suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over her efforts to dismantle protections against fraud by for-profit colleges.
    A federal court has handed another victory to students suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over her efforts to dismantle protections against fraud by for-profit colleges.
  • EPA's top watchdog quits amid probes of agency's leadership

    EPA's top watchdog quits amid probes of agency's leadership

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:18:32 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:20:51 GMT
    The top watchdog at the Environmental Protection Agency is stepping down amid ongoing probes of the agency's leadership.
    The top watchdog at the Environmental Protection Agency is stepping down amid ongoing probes of the agency's leadership.
  • Former FBI official Andrew McCabe has book deal

    Former FBI official Andrew McCabe has book deal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:56:57 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:08:42 GMT
    Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director fired this year amid repeated attacks from President Trump and a critical Justice Department report, has a book deal.
    Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director fired this year amid repeated attacks from President Trump and a critical Justice Department report, has a book deal.
  • Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:56:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:29:57 GMT
    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.
    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.
  • EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:39:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:59:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.
  • Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years

    Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:37:49 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:30:56 GMT
    An internal Air Force document says President Donald Trump's planned creation of a Space Force could cost nearly $13 billion in its first five years.
    An internal Air Force document says President Donald Trump's planned creation of a Space Force could cost nearly $13 billion in its first five years.
  • Echoes of Anita Hill in #MeToo allegation against Kavanaugh

    Echoes of Anita Hill in #MeToo allegation against Kavanaugh

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:10:58 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment in Beverly Hills, Calif. The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall ...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment in Beverly Hills, Calif. The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall ...
    Brett Kavanaugh and Clarence Thomas: Allegations against Supreme Court nominees carry important differences as well as cautions for senators.
    Brett Kavanaugh and Clarence Thomas: Allegations against Supreme Court nominees carry important differences as well as cautions for senators.
  • Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:06:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:23:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.
  • Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:52:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.
  • FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths

    FEMA chief: Too much blame around on Puerto Rico deaths

    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-09-16 20:06:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:50:42 GMT
    The Trump administration's disaster relief chief says that "the numbers are all over the place" from studies on the death toll from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
    The Trump administration's disaster relief chief says that "the numbers are all over the place" from studies on the death toll from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
  • As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:53:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:29:31 GMT
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators...
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators considering how to do with the allegations.
  • The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:16:39 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:37:46 GMT
    (Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...(Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, on Tuesday morning.
  • Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:17:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:20:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.
  • Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans

    Lawsuit aims to block Trump 'short-term' health plans

    Friday, September 14 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:17:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:50:38 GMT
    Patient advocates sue to block Trump administration's 'short-term' health insurance plans.
    Patient advocates sue to block Trump administration's 'short-term' health insurance plans.
  • Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:49:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:10:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...
    Kavanaugh's confirmation takes an uncertain turn as GOP senators express concern over woman's private-turned-public allegation.
    Kavanaugh's confirmation takes an uncertain turn as GOP senators express concern over woman's private-turned-public allegation.
  • The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:08:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:00:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".
  • Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:07:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:57:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.
    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.
  • Trump defends Kavanaugh as White House manages fallout

    Trump defends Kavanaugh as White House manages fallout

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:01:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump sides with his embattled Supreme Court nominee, defending Judge Brett Kavanaugh against allegations of sexual assault.
    Trump sides with his embattled Supreme Court nominee, defending Judge Brett Kavanaugh against allegations of sexual assault.
  • US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:48:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.
    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.
  • Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:06:31 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:20:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...(AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.
  • Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:00:20 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:01:28 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
  • Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:48:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:57:07 GMT
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.
  • S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 03:46:09 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:10:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...
    A senior South Korean official says it's unclear whether this week's inter-Korean summit talks could produce major progress in efforts to ride North Korea of its nuclear program.
    A senior South Korean official says it's unclear whether this week's inter-Korean summit talks could produce major progress in efforts to ride North Korea of its nuclear program.
  • Trump honors contributions of Latino entrepreneurs

    Trump honors contributions of Latino entrepreneurs

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:57:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:30:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    President Donald Trump honors the contributions of Latino entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy.
    President Donald Trump honors the contributions of Latino entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy.
  • After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:16:45 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:20:42 GMT
    (Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...(Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.
  • DeVos to students: Don't hide behind a Twitter handle

    DeVos to students: Don't hide behind a Twitter handle

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:21:19 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:01:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says free speech on college campuses is being threatened and tells students in Philadelphia that listening to people with differing views is an important part of education.
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says free speech on college campuses is being threatened and tells students in Philadelphia that listening to people with differing views is an important part of education.
  • GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:46:29 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:50:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...(AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.
  • Tyson Foods CEO to step down for 'personal reasons'

    Tyson Foods CEO to step down for 'personal reasons'

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:27:58 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:46:43 GMT
    (Beth Hall/Tyson Foods Inc. via AP). This April 4, 2017, photo provided by Tyson Foods Inc., shows Tyson executive Tom Hayes in Springdale, Ark. Tyson Foods has announced its president and chief executive officer Tom Hayes will step down at the end of ...(Beth Hall/Tyson Foods Inc. via AP). This April 4, 2017, photo provided by Tyson Foods Inc., shows Tyson executive Tom Hayes in Springdale, Ark. Tyson Foods has announced its president and chief executive officer Tom Hayes will step down at the end of ...
    Tyson Foods has announced its president and CEO Tom Hayes will step down at the end of September for 'personal reasons'.
    Tyson Foods has announced its president and CEO Tom Hayes will step down at the end of September for 'personal reasons'.
  • Mattis condemns Russian influence-peddling in Macedonia

    Mattis condemns Russian influence-peddling in Macedonia

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:46:10 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:00:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 1, 2018, file photo, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis answers a reporter's question during a meeting with Macedonian Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska at the Pentagon. Mattis arrived in...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 1, 2018, file photo, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis answers a reporter's question during a meeting with Macedonian Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska at the Pentagon. Mattis arrived in...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming vote in Macedonia that could pave the way for the country to join NATO _ a move Moscow...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming vote in Macedonia that could pave the way for the country to join NATO _ a move Moscow opposes.
  • Ex-US Rep. John Dingell, 92, in hospital after heart attack

    Ex-US Rep. John Dingell, 92, in hospital after heart attack

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:19:46 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:41:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, former U.S. Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., listens to Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va. speak during a campaign stop in Detroit. Dingell is in a Detroit-are...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, former U.S. Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., listens to Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va. speak during a campaign stop in Detroit. Dingell is in a Detroit-are...
    Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell is in a Detroit-area hospital after a heart attack.
    Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell is in a Detroit-area hospital after a heart attack.
  • Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:50:51 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:08:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...(AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.
  • Actress Diane Neal wins appeal, gets on congressional ballot

    Actress Diane Neal wins appeal, gets on congressional ballot

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:36:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:31:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Esch, File). File-This May 2, 2018, file photo shows actress Diane Neal posing at a diner, during an interview in Kingston, N.Y. Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New Yor...(AP Photo/Mary Esch, File). File-This May 2, 2018, file photo shows actress Diane Neal posing at a diner, during an interview in Kingston, N.Y. Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New Yor...
    Actress Diane Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New York district after winning a court case over her petition signatures.
    Actress Diane Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New York district after winning a court case over her petition signatures.
  • US, EU and China vie for influence in Eastern Europe

    US, EU and China vie for influence in Eastern Europe

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:07:17 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:19:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump reaffirms Washington's support for a business summit that aims to boost connectivity in Eastern Europe and improve ties between the region and the U.S. and European Union.
    President Donald Trump reaffirms Washington's support for a business summit that aims to boost connectivity in Eastern Europe and improve ties between the region and the U.S. and European Union.
  • GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:16:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:30:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.
  • GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:26:06 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:39:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.
  • Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:25:42 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:20:32 GMT
    (Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...(Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.
  • Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

    Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-09-16 08:35:35 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:49:10 GMT
    (Gali Tibbon/Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to his spokesman David Keyes as he opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office. An opposition Israeli lawmaker is c...(Gali Tibbon/Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to his spokesman David Keyes as he opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office. An opposition Israeli lawmaker is c...
    An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide.
    An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide.
  • FEMA head says he'll stay on job amid watchdog investigation

    FEMA head says he'll stay on job amid watchdog investigation

    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:55:43 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:11:04 GMT
    Brock Long says he has no intention of stepping aside as head of the government's disaster relief agency, especially during Florence, despite a report he was under investigation by a federal watchdog.
    Brock Long says he has no intention of stepping aside as head of the government's disaster relief agency, especially during Florence, despite a report he was under investigation by a federal watchdog.
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