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In reversal, Trump orders halt to family separation rule

Published Jun. 21 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive...

Family separations at the border alarm child-welfare experts

Published Jun. 20 2018

The sights and sounds are wrenching: A boy's cries of "Papa! Papa!" for the father he had been separated...

Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-children solution

Published Jun. 20 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers and President Donald Trump searched Tuesday evening for a way to end the administration's policy...

Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

Published Jun. 20 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China edged closer Tuesday to triggering the riskiest trade war in decades, a...

Death, washed out roads amid flooding in Upper Midwest

Published Jun. 19 2018

ASHLAND, Wis. (AP) — Widespread flooding in the Upper Midwest was blamed for at least one death in Wisconsin, while...

Supreme Court leaves door open to curbing partisan districts

Published Jun. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday allowed electoral maps that were challenged as excessively partisan to remain in...

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

Published Jun. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as...

Trump digs in on immigration as national outrage rises

Published Jun. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump defended his administration’s border-protection policies Monday in the face of rising national outrage over...

Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

Published Jun. 17 2018

Gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in...

Despite cancer, McCain's maverick ways press on in tweets

Published Jun. 17 2018

PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain's legacy was thrust into focus nearly one year ago when he announced his brain...

Republicans risking conservative backlash over immigration

Published Jun. 17 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one...

DHS reports about 2,000 minors separated from families

Published Jun. 16 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 2,000 children have been separated from their families at the U.S. border over a six-week period...

Judge jails ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort ahead of trial

Published Jun. 16 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest...

EPA lays out next steps to clean up southwest Colorado mines

Published Jun. 15 2018

DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday laid out the next steps it will take to clean...

Ryan not comfortable with separating parents, kids at border

Published Jun. 15 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he's not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children...

Man scheduled for transplant granted deportation reprieve

Published Jun. 15 2018

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Federal immigration officials granted a six-month reprieve Thursday to a Connecticut immigrant facing deportation, a move...

Trump claim raises eyebrows: NKorea no longer a nuke threat?

Published Jun. 14 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — America and the world can "sleep well tonight," President Donald Trump declared Wednesday, boasting his summit with...

Chicago officer fatally shoots armed black man running away

Published Jun. 8 2018

A Chicago police officer fatally shot a 24-year-old black man who authorities said pulled a gun while running away, prompting...

GOP moderate: Tentative immigration deal with conservatives

Published Jun. 8 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A leader of House moderates said Thursday a tentative deal with conservatives has emerged to help young...

Undeterred by Trump, asylum-seekers line up at the border

Published Jun. 8 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Undaunted by President Donald Trump's tough talk on immigration, asylum-seekers are forming unusually long lines at...

Secret Obama-era permit let Iran convert funds to dollars

Published Jun. 7 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — After striking an elusive nuclear deal with Iran, the Obama administration found itself in a quandary in...