No lie, says Sanders: Trump got praise from Mexico, Scouts
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fake news or fib?…
AP FACT CHECK: Trump immigration pitch on shaky ground
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's endorsement of legislation to restrict and reshape legal immigration is based on some shaky assumptions, such as the idea that low-wage green-card holders are flooding in to take jobs from Americans….
Seeking a dream, Indonesian family finds nightmare in Raqqa
AIN ISSA, Syria (AP) — The 17-year old Indonesian girl made a persuasive case to her family: lured by what she had read online, she told her parents, sisters, aunts, uncles and cousins they should all move to Syria to join the Islamic State group….
AP Exclusive: Inside a nerve-rattling trip to pay pot taxes
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerred Kiloh's eyes narrowed as he checked his mirror again. The black Chevy SUV with tinted windows was still behind him….
Venezuela president disputes vote tampering allegation
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's president defiantly dismissed allegations that official turnout figures for the election of an all-powerful constituent assembly were manipulated, accusing the international software firm behind the claim of bowing to U.S. pressure to cast doubt over a body that he hopes will entrench an even more staunchly socialist state….
N. Korean missile tests spook neighbors, but ‘what to do?’
YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — North Korea's flurry of missile launches – 20 of them just in the past year – is a new and alarming fact of life for Japan and its other neighbors….
Trump attorney brings ‘street fighter’ spirit to his work
WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the key lawyers in President Donald Trump's corner navigated a popular United States senator through crisis, produced a damning investigative report that drove a baseball star from the game and, early in his career, took on organized crime as a Justice Department prosecutor….
Woman to be sentenced in teen texting suicide case
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman who encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself in dozens of text messages and told him to "get back in" a truck filled with toxic gas faces up to 20 years in prison when a judge sentences her on a charge of involuntary manslaughter….
Scaramucci memo shows ambitious plans for press office
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ousted White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci had high hopes for improved relationships with reporters, according to a memo posted online Wednesday….
Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko retires
BERLIN (AP) — Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko announced his immediate retirement from boxing on Thursday….