Hamas reveals weak spot in Netanyahu re-election campaign

JERUSALEM (AP) — With Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu locked in a tight race for re-election, the Hamas militant group has suddenly emerged as a major vulnerability for the Israeli leader. ...

Bannon: Russia probe set back efforts to work with Moscow

ROME (AP) — Former White House strategist Steve Bannon says the "poisonous" atmosphere that built in Washington during the now-completed Russia investigation has set back efforts to work with Russia. ...

Panel to review Indian Health system's treatment of children

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is creating a task force to investigate how an Indian Health Service doctor was able to sexually assault children in his care. The White Ho...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HOUSE VOTE TO STOP TRUMP'S BORDER PLAN UNLIKELY TO SUCCEED ...

White House, business groups make push on trade pact

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and business groups are stepping up efforts to win congressional approval for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade accord. But prospects are uncertain given that Republicans ...

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Today in History Today is Tuesday, March 26, the 85th day of 2019. There are 280 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 26,...

Fist pumps and accolades: Trump has, perhaps, best day ever

WASHINGTON (AP) — He took a fist-pumping victory lap over the end of the Mueller probe. Basked in gushy accolades from a foreign leader. Saw a former nemesis humiliated by the feds. ...

GOP turns fury on Schiff over Russian collusion claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Damning evidence" of collusion with Russia. "More than circumstantial." A scandal of a size "beyond Watergate." For two years, Rep. Adam Schiff, the House Intellig...

Trump hosts Stanley Cup champion Capitals at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed the reigning NHL champion Washington Capitals to the Oval Office at the White House on Monday to congratulate them for winning the Stanley Cup in June...

The Latest: Israel 'responding forcefully' to rocket attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Washington (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netany...

Israeli leader to leave US early because of Gaza attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) says he's cutting short his visit to Washington after a Gaza rocket attack on Israel. Netanyahu describ...

The Latest: Sanders says up to Barr to release report

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the conclusion of the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local): 7:40 a.m. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders says...

Trump declares victory now but legal perils far from over

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump may be reveling in what he sees as "complete and total exoneration" from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, but his legal perils are far from over. ...

'Medicare for All' means big shifts on immigration, abortion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The "Medicare for All" legislation that's become a clarion call for progressives has two little-noticed provisions that could make it even more politically perilous for 2020 Democrat...

Trump didn't coordinate with Russia in 2016, report declares

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election but rea...