Mueller probe witness secretly backed UAE agenda in Congress
A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump received millions of dollars from a political adviser to the United Arab Emirates last April, just weeks before he began handing out a series of large political donations to U.S. lawmakers considering legislation targeting Qatar, the UAE's chief rival in the Persian Gulf, an Associated Press investigation has found….
Porn star reveals details about alleged encounter with Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adult film star Stormy Daniels says she was threatened to keep silent about an alleged sexual encounter with Donald Trump in 2006, telling her story in a highly anticipated interview with CBS' "60 Minutes" broadcast Sunday….
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Keeping refugee families apart, reuniting others next door
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sitting in apartment complexes on opposite sides of town, the women – one a former shopkeeper from Somalia, the other a teacher from Bhutan – waited for children to come home….
Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported
MOSCOW (AP) — With the fire alarms silent and staff reportedly nowhere to be seen, a fire at a shopping mall packed with children and their parents on the first weekend of the school recess killed 64 people in eastern Russia….
Egypt election begins with President el-Sissi certain winner
CAIRO (AP) — Polls opened on Monday in Egypt's presidential election with the outcome – a second, four-year term for President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi – a foregone conclusion, in what is seen by critics as a signal of the country's return to the authoritarian rule that prevailed since the 1950s….
Catalonia’s Puigdemont to be brought before judge in Germany
NEUMUENSTER, Germany (AP) — Catalonia's former president, Carles Puigdemont, was to be brought before a court in Germany on Monday to determine whether he stays in custody pending further decisions on extradition proceedings….
Supreme Court takes up 2nd major partisan redistricting case
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has already heard a major case about political line-drawing that has the potential to reshape American politics. Now, before even deciding that one, the court is taking up another similar case….
74 years later, a pilot who crashed in France returns home
BUYSSCHEURE, France (AP) — It is early afternoon on a spring day in 1944. On a French farm 20 miles from the English Channel, two young brothers tend the cows – perhaps they goof off a bit – as their father brews beer….
Watch it, Facebook: new EU data rules may have global impact
LONDON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is promising to do a better job protecting user data following reports that a political consultant misused the personal information of millions of the company's subscribers. The fact is, European regulators are already forcing him to do so….