Market fits highlight central bankers' difficult task

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Sharp moves in bond and foreign exchange markets have underlined the challenge that Europe's top central bankers face as they prepare investors for the day when they will sta...

The Latest: GOP senators criticize Trump for crude tweet

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's tweet about cable TV host Mika Brzezinski (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Two Republican senators say the pre...

South Korean leader to dine with Trump, meet top lawmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — South Korea's president plans to meet with congressional leaders and have dinner with President Donald Trump — as he looks to reassure Washington that he'll coordinate closely on dea...

Trump ridicules female TV host's looks, calls her 'crazy'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has ridiculed the looks and temperament of a female cable television host whose show he says he's stopped watching. Trump has used a series o...

Trump trashes media, cheers wins at $10 million fundraiser

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican donors paid $35,000 apiece to hear familiar a message from President Donald Trump: The media, particularly CNN, keep trying to take him down, and yet Republicans just keep...

Congress seizes lead on Trump's promise to rebuild military

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump made rebuilding the U.S. armed forces a signature promise during the presidential campaign, but it's the GOP-controlled Congress that's leading the way by addi...

Analysis: For GOP Congress, an imperative on health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are stymied over health care. But after seven years of promising to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's law, they risk political disaster if ...

South Korean leader looks for common ground with Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — South Korea's new leader vowed to stand firmly with President Donald Trump against North Korea, playing down his past advocacy of a softer approach toward the nuclear-armed nation as...

GOP ponders whether Trump helps sell health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a platform most politicians can only hope for: A captivated, 6,000-person crowd and more than an hour of live, prime-time television coverage to hype the Republican vision for...

South Korea to buy American gas, build new factories in US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean companies say they plan to import more American shale gas and build new factories in the U.S. as the two countries' leaders prepare to hold summit talks in Washi...

US quietly publishes once-expunged papers on 1953 Iran coup

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Once expunged from its official history, documents outlining the U.S.-backed 1953 coup in Iran have been quietly published by the State Department, offering a new gl...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 29, the 180th day of 2017. There are 185 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 29,...

The Latest: GOP ponders how best to sell health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the President Donald Trump's role in the health care debate. All times local): 7:30 p.m. Some Republicans are worried that President...

Senate Intelligence Committee to get access to Comey memos

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Intelligence Committee has an agreement to get former FBI Director James Comey's memos of his conversations with President Donald Trump. The panel's top ...

The Latest: Reporters barred from Trump fundraiser after all

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first re-election fundraiser (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The White House has gone back on its plan to let ...