Experts: NKorea lacks ability, intent to attack US planes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Military analysts say North Korea doesn't have the capability or intent to attack U.S. bombers and fighter jets, despite the country's top diplomat saying it has the right do...

GOP, White House prepare to roll out tax cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and congressional Republicans are finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the levy for the wealthiest Americans, with Presiden...

Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has ramped up its response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, even as President Donald Trump brought up the island's struggles before Hurricane Maria struck. He twee...

Trump associate says no evidence of Russia collusion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone says there is "not one shred of evidence" that he was involved with Russian interference in the 2016 election. Stone is ...

Trump administration offers a new travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says new measures to restrict immigration are required to keep the nation safe. President Donald Trump has signed a measure imposing new re...

A tough start for GOP in a high-stakes week

WASHINGTON (AP) — A high-stakes week got off to a bad start for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the GOP. A key defection in GOP ranks Monday appear...

Benghazi trial could undercut Sessions' push for tribunals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The trial of the suspected mastermind of the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks will be one of the biggest terrorism cases yet for the U.S. Justice Department under a leader who has said ...

Trump looms large in Alabama Senate race

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (AP) — Sen. Luther Strange and firebrand jurist Roy Moore face off in Alabama's U.S. Senate runoff Tuesday in a race that will reverberate through the Republican Party and has pitted Pr...

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CHINA-IVANKA'S SECRETS — The Chinese supply chains of Ivanka Trump's brand have become more opaque, raising questions about who the company's business partners are in a country where most commerce has...

Trump wants NFL owners to fire protesting players. Can they?

FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts (AP) — Several NFL owners locked arms with their players this weekend instead of taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the nationa...

NBA players want change, and now must decide how to proceed

MIAMI (AP) — NBA teams are going to do something. It's just that no one is exactly sure what. President Donald Trump struck a clear chord in the NBA when he criticized protests by NF...

Asian stocks lower as investors watch US-NKorea tensions

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks declined Tuesday as investors watched U.S.-North Korean tensions after a fall in tech shares dragged down Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 l...

Prescott, Cowboys pull away to beat Cardinals 28-17

GLENDALE, Arizona (AP) — Dak Prescott kneeled with his teammates and team owner before the game, flipped head over heels for a touchdown in the first half and capped his night with a 37-yard TD pass t...

Ivanka Trump's China supply chains shrouded in secrecy

SHANGHAI (AP) — It is no secret that the bulk of Ivanka Trump's merchandise comes from China. But just which Chinese companies manufacture and export her line is more secret than ever, an Associated P...

In Ivanka's China, business ties shrouded in secrecy

SHANGHAI (AP) — The Chinese supply chains of Ivanka Trump's brand are more secretive than ever. That raises questions about who the company that has earned her millions is doing business with in a cou...