Missouri lawmakers considering keeping bills from Greitens

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's legislative leaders are considering holding off on sending bills to Gov. Eric Greitens amid multiple investigations into the governor's personal and professional ...

The Latest: Governor vetoes 10 bills, wants teacher pay hike

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona teachers' threat to strike and the governor's reaction (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed 10 piece...

Haley's pushback draws fans, rattles White House

NEW YORK (AP) — The public split between the White House and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley this week over Russia sanctions threw a spotlight on her at-times uneasy relationship with President Donald Tru...

Texas appeals court dismisses revenge porn law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas appeals court says a state law that punishes those who post intimate images from previous or current relationships online without consent is unconstitutional. ...

Romney faces tough GOP crowd in Utah bid for US Senate seat

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mitt Romney faces an intriguing hurdle in his bid to be the U.S. senator from Utah this weekend when he seeks the blessing of far-right leaning delegates at the state convention ...

Authorities investigate substance sent to Missouri lawmaker

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A mysterious green substance sent to a Missouri lawmaker who was censured by the Legislature last year for a Facebook post hoping for President Donald Trump's assassination ...

Cuba's legislature begins session at which Raul Castro is scheduled to leave the presidency

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's legislature begins session at which Raul Castro is scheduled to leave the presidency.

A look at Cuba at a time of political transition

HAVANA (AP) — Some facts about Cuba: ___ POPULATION: Cuba is the largest island in the Caribbean in both area and population, with nearly 11.5 million people. The c...

A look at Cuba at a time of political transition

HAVANA (AP) — Some facts about Cuba: ___ POPULATION: Cuba is the largest island in the Caribbean in both area and population, with nearly 11.5 million people. The c...

The Latest: Cuba opens session to choose new president

HAVANA (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of Cuba's legislature and the scheduled end of Raul Castro's presidency (all times local): 8:20 a.m. Cuba's legislature has ...

Cuban state media say new president to be elected Wednesday

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban state media say the country's National Assembly will elect a new president on Wednesday but will only announce the replacement for Raul Castro the following day. ...

Arizona teachers weighing whether to walk out in protest

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona teachers on Tuesday began weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks of growing protests — a vote that's raising questions about ...

Killing of police officer renews calls for death penalty

BOSTON (AP) — The killing of a Massachusetts police officer has some Republicans calling for the reinstatement of the death penalty for the murder of law enforcement officers. On Tue...

A look at the younger generation of Cuban leaders

Some of the next generation of Cuban leaders as Raul Castro prepares to give up the presidency: ___ MIGUEL DIAZ-CANEL Diaz-Canel is expected to be...

9 more foreign professionals approved for Taiwanese citizenship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of a new policy that went into effect last year, nine foreign professionals yesterday (April 17) were granted special permission to become naturalized as Taiw...