Transcript: Donald Trump's news conference at White House

President Donald Trump defended his presidency, slammed reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and promised to crack down on the leaking of classified info...

Deontay Wilder: Boxing needs to crack down on cheaters

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Deontay Wilder wants more of a crackdown on cheating "before it ruins the sport of boxing." The unbeaten WBC heavyweight champion's last two fights have come ...

Transcript: Donald Trump's news conference at White House

President Donald Trump defended his presidency, slammed reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and promised to crack down on the leaking of classified info...

Man dubbed 'Porn's New King' sentenced to 11 years for fraud

NEW YORK (AP) — A Los Angeles man once dubbed "Porn's New King" has been sentenced in New York to over 11 years in prison after pleading guilty to securities fraud and other crimes. ...

Business Highlights

___ 2 big insurance breakups on Valentine's Day Cigna says it is ending Anthem's proposed, $48-billion acquisition bid and seeking billions in damages from the Blue...

The Latest: Judge gives initial OK to deal for cheating VWs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a court hearing to decide whether to grant initial approval to a settlement deal for roughly 78,000 polluting Volkswagens (all times local): 10:45 ...

Judge to rule on deal for smaller set of cheating VWs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in San Francisco is expected to decide Tuesday whether to grant initial approval to a deal worth at least $1.2 billion that aims to compensate the owners of roughl...

Birdies, pars and diplomacy: Trump and Abe to play golf

TOKYO (AP) — If they stick to schedule, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump will spend more time on the fairways than at the White House. After facing ...

Only on AP: Norway to win most medals at Winter Olympics

It could be a record-setting Winter Olympics for Norway next year in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Using a computer program, the U.S.-based sports and entertainment provider Gracenote pr...

French court: dating site can keep promoting cheating

PARIS (AP) — A French court has thrown out a complaint by a federation of Catholic families that dating site Gleeden's business model is illegal and anti-social because it encourages extramarital affa...

VW denies reports board members got early warning of scandal

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen's diesel scandal took a rancorous turn Wednesday when the board of directors denied news reports that former chairman Ferdinand Piech had given four members early ...

Gangster KMT party member applications sheds light on more serious issues

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- The Kuomintang (KMT) pledged it will strengthen measures to root out applicants with questionable criminal backgrounds after receiving 307 membership applications from gang mem...

Why the US trade gap could obstruct Trump's economic vision

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit hit a four-year peak in 2016 and is posing a tough challenge to President Donald Trump's drive to shrink the deficit, accelerate the economy and create many mo...

Report: Cheating, misconduct at Pennsylvania police academy

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's state inspector general says his investigators found evidence of cadet cheating, instructor misconduct and training and testing problems at the Pennsylvania State...

For Patriots QB Brady, a curated look behind the curtain

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A bona fide superstar with a Hall of Fame resume, cover boy good looks and a supermodel wife to match, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has somehow managed to maintain a veneer ...