Rep. John Lewis tells graduates to 'get in trouble'

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — U.S. Rep. John Lewis urged graduates of Framingham State University in Massachusetts to "get in trouble" and to "build bridges, not walls." The Georgia Democr...

Impeach Trump? Most 2020 Democrats tiptoe past the question

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic leaders in Congress argue that impeaching President Donald Trump is a political mistake as the 2020 election nears. Most of the candidates in the 2020 Wh...

Amid early struggles, Bolsonaro's supporters call for demos

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — After five months in office, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is battling an uncooperative Congress, street protests, a family corruption scandal and falling approval ratings. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, May 26, the 146th day of 2019. There are 219 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 26, 197...

Judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, delivering what ...

Partial recount ordered in Malawi's presidential election

LILONGWE, Malawi (AP) — Malawi's electoral commission says it has been blocked from announcing presidential election results until a "transparent recounting of the ballot papers" in 10 districts inclu...

India's ruling alliance elects Modi as house leader

NEW DELHI (AP) — Newly elected lawmakers from India's ruling alliance led by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party have elected Narendra Modi as their leader, paving the way for his second five...

US ambassador raises concerns during rare Tibet visit

BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to China urged Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue with exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader the Dalai Lama during a visit to the Himalayan region over the pas...

Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa's president

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Cyril Ramaphosa has been sworn in for a five-year term as South Africa's president. He took the oath of office on Saturday in front of some 30,000 peopl...

2020 Dem primary calendar may boost Hispanic voter clout

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — How to pronounce Beto O'Rourke's first name — "Is it BET-oh or BAY-toe?" — is debated nearly everywhere the 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful goes in Iowa. But Rich Salas do...

AP Explains: Corruption trial against Argentina's Fernández

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Former Argentine President Cristina Fernández and her current presidential running mate Alberto Fernández launch their campaign Saturday with a political rally on the ou...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, May 25, the 145th day of 2019. There are 220 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 25, 1...

Peruvian Congressman awarded Friendship Medal for supporting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Peruvian Congressman Luis Galaretta was on Friday (May 24) awarded a Friendship Medal of Diplomacy to honor his efforts in sustaining positive relations with Taiwan. Mi...

Senator: Trump says will use loophole to sell arms to Saudis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bob Menendez says the Trump administration has notified Congress it will use a loophole in federal law to bypass congressional review of arms sales to Saudi Arabia. ...

The Latest: Trump says additional troops 'mostly protective'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Iran tensions (all times local): 12:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says the U.S. will bolster its military pre...