Trump welcomes president of Poland to the White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House. Trump and first lady Melania Trump greeted President Andrzej Duda and his wife on Tuesd...

As midterms near, Trump gambles on his hardline trade policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers worry about falling crop prices and lost sales overseas. Manufacturers fear rising costs and new foreign taxes on their exports. American allies overseas are furious. ...

Trump administration plans to shutter Palestinian office

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. plans to close the Palestine Liberation Organization office in Washington in its latest show of support for the U.S-Israel relationship. National Security ...

Trump expecting to receive letter from North Korea's Kim

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — President Donald Trump says he's expecting get a letter in the coming days that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is sending him through Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. ...

Trump taking Supreme Court fight to Montana, North Dakota

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking the Washington debate over his Supreme Court nominee to the home of two red-state Senate Democrats. Trump's trip to Montana and Nor...

Trump on possible shutdown: 'If it happens, it happens'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is holding out the possibility of a federal government shutdown this fall if Congress doesn't act to secure the nation's borders. Trump tells...

Starr memoir recounts Lewinsky role in Clinton investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former independent counsel Ken Starr writes in his new book that if Monica Lewinsky had cooperated with his investigation into President Bill Clinton from the beginning, "the country...

Potential 2020 Democrats seize on Kavanaugh Senate hearings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spoiling for a fight, a trio of Democratic senators weighing 2020 presidential campaigns seized upon the opening moments of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's Senate confirmatio...

White House warns Syria against chemical weapons use

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House warned Syria's President Bashar Assad on Tuesday that if he chooses to use chemical weapons, the U.S. and its allies "will respond swiftly and appropriately," pushing...

Trump sees mixing trade, foreign policy as good politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump pulled the plug on an upcoming trip to North Korea by his secretary of state, he pointed a finger of blame at China and the global superpower's trade prac...

Trump: White House counsel Don McGahn to depart in the fall

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is tweeting that his White House counsel, Don McGahn, will be departing in the fall after the Senate confirmation vote for Judge Brett Kavanaugh to serve on th...

Trump arrives in Ohio to tour hospital, address state GOP

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump has arrived in Ohio to tour a hospital and address state Republicans. Trump traveled to Columbus on Friday with his wife, Melania. The co...

Trump says he's done nothing wrong, Cohen making up stories

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of lying under pressure of prosecution as his White House grappled with allegations that the president had orchestrated...

Trump honors federal immigration officials at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is using a White House event to pay tribute to federal immigration officials, returning to the fight over the U.S. southern border. The presi...

GOP grumbles as Trump reshapes midterm campaigns

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is casting himself as the star of the midterm elections, eagerly inserting himself into hotly contested primaries, headlining big rallies in pivotal swing stat...