AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans largely fear the U.S. relationship with Russia and China will get worse in the coming year. And despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un on nuclear weapons, ne...

Trump calls OPEC efforts to boost oil prices 'not good'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says oil-producing cartel OPEC "is at it again," and that efforts to maintain high prices "will not be accepted!" Trump's Friday morning twee...

Trump says midterms are "choice" for country on taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the November elections are "a choice" for the country between Republicans who want to protect their signature tax cut law and Democrats who he says "want ...

The Latest: Trump defends Flynn after release of Comey memos

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former FBI Director James Comey's memos (all times local): 6:50 a.m. President Donald Trump is defending his former national securit...

Fired FBI deputy chief Andrew McCabe faces criminal referral

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington, his lawyer said Thursday. ...

In Comey memos, Trump talks of jailed journalists, 'hookers'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comeys memos show President Donald Trump sharing some startling observations in a series of candid conversations last year. Comey wrote that Trump had serio...

Trump legal team in Russia probe gets Rudy Giuliani

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump since the early days of his campaign, is joining the team of lawyers representing the president in th...

Hundreds of school walkouts planned on Columbine anniversary

Another wave of student walkouts is expected to disrupt classes Friday at hundreds of schools across the U.S. as young activists press for tougher gun laws. The protests were chosen ...

First clues emerge about Cuba's future under new president

HAVANA (AP) — Miguel Diaz-Canel has been the presumptive next president of Cuba since 2013, when Raul Castro named the laconic former provincial official to the important post of first vice president ...

Raul Castro retires as Cuban president, outlines future

HAVANA (AP) — Raul Castro turned over Cuba's presidency Thursday to a 57-year-old successor he said would hold power until 2031, a plan that would place the state the Castro brothers founded...

Moon faces tough challenges ahead of summit with Kim

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The meeting next week between the leaders of the rival Koreas will be the ultimate test of South Korean President Moon Jae-in's belief that his nation should lead internation...

AP obtains memos drafted by former FBI Director James Comey on interactions with President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — AP obtains memos drafted by former FBI Director James Comey on interactions with President Donald Trump.

The Latest: Justice Dept. sends Comey memos to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former FBI Director James Comey's memos (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The Justice Department has sent Congress confidential memos wri...

Trump will skip Barbara Bush funeral, sending first lady

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won't be joining his wife in attending the memorial service of former first lady Barbara Bush. Bush was the matriarch of a political dynasty that Trump often c...

California lecturer slams college head over anti-Bush tweet

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A Fresno State lecturer who says he was demoted to teaching online courses after posting a negative tweet about Donald Trump says the university's president is again failing to d...