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  • Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:18:41 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:54:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or... 
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or on flatbed of semi-trailer trucks. 
  • Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documents

    Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documents

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:59:01 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:53:36 GMT
    A former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified documents to a reporter has been sentenced to 4 years in prison. 
    A former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified documents to a reporter has been sentenced to 4 years in prison. 
  • UK's May to face fresh ire at home after being spared by EU

    UK's May to face fresh ire at home after being spared by EU

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:18:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:49:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit. 
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit. 
  • Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

    Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:08:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:49:03 GMT
    Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference. 
    Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference. 
  • Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

    Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 07:29:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:41:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...
    Turkish paper shows man from Saudi crown prince's entourage walking into consulate before Khashoggi vanished there. 
    Turkish paper shows man from Saudi crown prince's entourage walking into consulate before Khashoggi vanished there. 
  • Crimean city turns to mourning 20 victims of school attack

    Crimean city turns to mourning 20 victims of school attack

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 07:28:48 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:41:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Demidov). Police vehicles are parked near a vocational college in Kerch, Crimea, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. An 18-year-old student strode into his vocational school in Crimea, a hoodie covering his blond hair, then pulled out a shotgun a...(AP Photo/Sergei Demidov). Police vehicles are parked near a vocational college in Kerch, Crimea, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. An 18-year-old student strode into his vocational school in Crimea, a hoodie covering his blond hair, then pulled out a shotgun a...
    Russia's health minister says at least 10 of the wounded in a shooting by a student at a vocational school in Crimea will be airlifted to hospitals in Russia. 
    Russia's health minister says at least 10 of the wounded in a shooting by a student at a vocational school in Crimea will be airlifted to hospitals in Russia. 
  • Trump says looks like Khashoggi dead, threatens consequences

    Trump says looks like Khashoggi dead, threatens consequences

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:18:52 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:40:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks out of the White House to talk to the media after briefing President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks out of the White House to talk to the media after briefing President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he told Saudi Arabia's rulers that the U.S. takes "very seriously" the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and will await the outcome of an investigation by the kingdom... 
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he told Saudi Arabia's rulers that the U.S. takes "very seriously" the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and will await the outcome of an investigation by the kingdom before the U.S. decides how to respond. 
  • China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

    China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:18:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this photo taken on Aug. 25, 2010, a bank clerk counts Chinese 100 Yuan notes in Shanghai. China’s politically sensitive yuan has sunk to a 22-month low against the dollar after the U.S. Treasury declined to label Beijing ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this photo taken on Aug. 25, 2010, a bank clerk counts Chinese 100 Yuan notes in Shanghai. China’s politically sensitive yuan has sunk to a 22-month low against the dollar after the U.S. Treasury declined to label Beijing ...
    China's politically sensitive yuan sinks further after US currency report. 
    China's politically sensitive yuan sinks further after US currency report. 
  • States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:58:54 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:21:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...(AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration to confront and deter efforts to tamper with elections. 
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration to confront and deter efforts to tamper with elections. 
  • EPA puts off final say on science transparency rule

    EPA puts off final say on science transparency rule

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:28:10 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:20:55 GMT
    The Environmental Protection Agency says it is putting off for at least a year any final announcement on a controversial proposal overhauling how the agency evaluates science. 
    The Environmental Protection Agency says it is putting off for at least a year any final announcement on a controversial proposal overhauling how the agency evaluates science. 
  • The Latest: Trump: 'Certainly looks' like Saudi writer dead

    The Latest: Trump: 'Certainly looks' like Saudi writer dead

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:18:53 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:20:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks out of the White House to talk to the media after briefing President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks out of the White House to talk to the media after briefing President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says it "certainly looks" as though missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead. 
    President Donald Trump says it "certainly looks" as though missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead. 
  • Power of president tested in ex-'Apprentice' star's case

    Power of president tested in ex-'Apprentice' star's case

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:08:55 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:19:53 GMT
    Lawyers for President Donald Trump hope to persuade a New York appeals court to dismiss or delay a lawsuit against him by former "Apprentice" contestant Summer Zervos. 
    Lawyers for President Donald Trump hope to persuade a New York appeals court to dismiss or delay a lawsuit against him by former "Apprentice" contestant Summer Zervos. 
  • Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:38:49 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:14:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US. 
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US. 
  • Trump may not know what's behind warming, but scientists do

    Trump may not know what's behind warming, but scientists do

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:05:15 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - This June 1, 2014, file photo show the coal-fired Plant Scherer in operation in Juliette, Ga. Despite what President Donald Trump says, scientists have long known that what's warming the planet isn't natural. It's us....(AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - This June 1, 2014, file photo show the coal-fired Plant Scherer in operation in Juliette, Ga. Despite what President Donald Trump says, scientists have long known that what's warming the planet isn't natural. It's us....
    President Trump may question whether global warming is caused by humans, but scientists detail the many ways they know it comes from our own pollution. 
    President Trump may question whether global warming is caused by humans, but scientists detail the many ways they know it comes from our own pollution. 
  • Alaska governor's campaign moving ahead 'a day at a time'

    Alaska governor's campaign moving ahead 'a day at a time'

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:09:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:47 GMT
    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says his re-election campaign is moving ahead but says he's taking it "a day at a time.". 
    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says his re-election campaign is moving ahead but says he's taking it "a day at a time.". 
  • Booker makes South Carolina debut amid presidential buzz

    Booker makes South Carolina debut amid presidential buzz

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:38:56 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...
    South Carolina Democrats on Thursday are getting early looks at potential 2020 presidential candidates, even if the visits are supposedly about the upcoming midterms. 
    South Carolina Democrats on Thursday are getting early looks at potential 2020 presidential candidates, even if the visits are supposedly about the upcoming midterms. 
  • Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election

    Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:19:02 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Aug. 23, 2018 photo, Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., pulls on his coat as he arrives for an arraignment hearing in San Diego. Winning re-election while indicted is a rare feat in U.S. history. But two congressmen are atte...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Aug. 23, 2018 photo, Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., pulls on his coat as he arrives for an arraignment hearing in San Diego. Winning re-election while indicted is a rare feat in U.S. history. But two congressmen are atte...
    Two Republican congressmen trying to win re-election while under indictment in a fresh test of partisanship in the Trump era. 
    Two Republican congressmen trying to win re-election while under indictment in a fresh test of partisanship in the Trump era. 
  • O'Rourke gets CNN town hall in bitter Texas Senate race

    O'Rourke gets CNN town hall in bitter Texas Senate race

    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:48:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:39 GMT
    (Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool). U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in San Antonio.(Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool). U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in San Antonio.
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is getting to make his case for ousting Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz with a nationally televised, solo town hall on CNN. 
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is getting to make his case for ousting Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz with a nationally televised, solo town hall on CNN. 
  • Environmentalists file 3rd lawsuit over Trump wall plans

    Environmentalists file 3rd lawsuit over Trump wall plans

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:58:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:28 GMT
    Environmental groups have filed another lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's use of waivers to speed up construction of a border wall, this time in Texas. 
    Environmental groups have filed another lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's use of waivers to speed up construction of a border wall, this time in Texas. 
  • Interior contradicts Ben Carson on hiring of new watchdog

    Interior contradicts Ben Carson on hiring of new watchdog

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:08:55 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:13:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington. From left, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Tr...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington. From left, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Tr...
    Contradicting a Cabinet secretary, the Interior Department says a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development will not be reassigned to lead an internal watchdog agency at Interior. 
    Contradicting a Cabinet secretary, the Interior Department says a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development will not be reassigned to lead an internal watchdog agency at Interior. 
  • Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

    Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:00:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:00:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 5, 2017 file photo, Incumbent head of Kenya's National Olympic Committee Kipchoge 'Kip' Keino, attends a meeting on the day committee elections were supposed to take place in Nairobi, Kenya...(AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim, File). FILE - In this Friday, May 5, 2017 file photo, Incumbent head of Kenya's National Olympic Committee Kipchoge 'Kip' Keino, attends a meeting on the day committee elections were supposed to take place in Nairobi, Kenya...
    Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than $545,000 set aside... 
    Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than $545,000 set aside for their team at the 2016 Olympics. 
  • Trump's Russia attorney shifts to become White House counsel

    Trump's Russia attorney shifts to become White House counsel

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:33:04 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:53:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    The White House says the attorney representing President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation is shifting roles and taking on duties as counsel to the president. 
    The White House says the attorney representing President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation is shifting roles and taking on duties as counsel to the president. 
  • US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians

    US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:39:54 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:42:06 GMT
    The United States says it is placing its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians under the authority of its embassy to Israel. 
    The United States says it is placing its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians under the authority of its embassy to Israel. 
  • Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:08:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:21:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death. 
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death. 
  • The Latest: Fox Business Network pulls out of Saudi meeting

    The Latest: Fox Business Network pulls out of Saudi meeting

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:08:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:19:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Turkish police officers prepare to enter the residence of the Saudi consul General Mohammed al-Otaibi to conduct a search after the disappearance and alleged slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 20...
    Britain's trade minister has pulled out of a Saudi investment conference over the kingdom's involvement in the disappearance and alleged slaying of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
    Britain's trade minister has pulled out of a Saudi investment conference over the kingdom's involvement in the disappearance and alleged slaying of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
  • Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

    Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:48:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:01:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2015, file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in Manama, Bahrain. A pro-government Turkish newspaper on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 published a gruesome recounting...(AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2015, file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in Manama, Bahrain. A pro-government Turkish newspaper on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 published a gruesome recounting...
    The Washington Post has published a new column by missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning that Middle East governments 'have been given free rein to continue silencing the media at an increasing rate'. 
    The Washington Post has published a new column by missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning that Middle East governments 'have been given free rein to continue silencing the media at an increasing rate'. 
  • The Latest: Washington Post publishes new Khashoggi column

    The Latest: Washington Post publishes new Khashoggi column

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 06:48:07 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:01:43 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media before leaving Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media before leaving Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has landed in Turkey to discuss the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi with authorities there. 
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has landed in Turkey to discuss the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi with authorities there. 
  • Biden: Trump 'coddles' autocrats like Kim, Putin, Saudis

    Biden: Trump 'coddles' autocrats like Kim, Putin, Saudis

    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:48:41 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:01:41 GMT
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says President Donald Trump may not "know what he's doing" and coddles autocrats. 
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says President Donald Trump may not "know what he's doing" and coddles autocrats. 
  • White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

    White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:58 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:58:35 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:40:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Now former White House counsel, Don McGahn has returned to civilian life. 
    Now former White House counsel, Don McGahn has returned to civilian life. 
  • Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

    Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:08:29 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:20:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2015, file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in Manama, Bahrain. A pro-government Turkish newspaper on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 published a gruesome recounting...(AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2015, file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in Manama, Bahrain. A pro-government Turkish newspaper on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 published a gruesome recounting...
    The Washington Post has published a new column by missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning that Middle East governments 'have been given free rein to continue silencing the media at an increasing rate'. 
    The Washington Post has published a new column by missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning that Middle East governments 'have been given free rein to continue silencing the media at an increasing rate'. 
  • California housing measures offer hope for high-cost Salinas

    California housing measures offer hope for high-cost Salinas

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:48:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:15:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike. 
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike. 
  • Exiled Vietnamese blogger: I'm not alone advocating freedom

    Exiled Vietnamese blogger: I'm not alone advocating freedom

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 07:58:43 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:04:39 GMT
    (Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...(Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...
    A Vietnamese blogger sent into exile in the United States says her reunion with her family after 2 years in prison is proof she is not alone in speaking for freedom. 
    A Vietnamese blogger sent into exile in the United States says her reunion with her family after 2 years in prison is proof she is not alone in speaking for freedom. 
  • Mattis meets his Chinese counterpart, but no new agreements

    Mattis meets his Chinese counterpart, but no new agreements

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:01:20 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:34:43 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, and Vietnam's Defense Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich leave a meeting room in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, and Vietnam's Defense Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich leave a meeting room in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    After a rocky few months, Pentagon officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military may be stabilizing. 
    After a rocky few months, Pentagon officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military may be stabilizing. 
  • US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:55:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:00:55 GMT
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV. 
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV. 
  • GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:38:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:00:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions. 
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions. 
  • Police search Saudi consul's home in Khashoggi case

    Police search Saudi consul's home in Khashoggi case

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:48:40 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:02:37 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media before leaving Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media before leaving Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Saudi Arabia told him their investigation by Saudi Arabia into the disappearance and alleged killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi won't spare anyone, including royals. 
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Saudi Arabia told him their investigation by Saudi Arabia into the disappearance and alleged killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi won't spare anyone, including royals. 
  • Trump threatens Mexico over migrant caravan

    Trump threatens Mexico over migrant caravan

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:48:58 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 16:02:24 GMT
    President Donald Trump is lashing out over a caravan of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States, saying that if Mexico does not stop the effort, he will use the military to "CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN... 
    President Donald Trump is lashing out over a caravan of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States, saying that if Mexico does not stop the effort, he will use the military to "CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER.". 
  • Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:08:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:55:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed. 
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed. 
  • US designates suspected Colombian trafficker as drug kingpin

    US designates suspected Colombian trafficker as drug kingpin

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:28:46 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:32:55 GMT
    The U.S. has slapped sanctions on a Colombian man with ties to the South American country's largest rebel group who allegedly controls a narcotics trafficking corridor in northern Colombia. 
    The U.S. has slapped sanctions on a Colombian man with ties to the South American country's largest rebel group who allegedly controls a narcotics trafficking corridor in northern Colombia. 
  • The Latest: Mattis, Chinese counterpart discuss disputed sea

    The Latest: Mattis, Chinese counterpart discuss disputed sea

    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:58:42 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:01:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Burns). U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, left, meets Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Singapore Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. After a rocky few months, Pentagon officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military may b...(AP Photo/Robert Burns). U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, left, meets Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Singapore Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. After a rocky few months, Pentagon officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military may b...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has met on the sidelines of an Asian security conference in Singapore with his Chinese counterpart, Gen. Wei Fenghe. 
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has met on the sidelines of an Asian security conference in Singapore with his Chinese counterpart, Gen. Wei Fenghe. 
  • Florida to bend voting rules in counties hit by hurricane

    Florida to bend voting rules in counties hit by hurricane

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:38:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:39:11 GMT
    Florida is going to bend some of the voting rules for voters living in counties hammered by Hurricane Michael. 
    Florida is going to bend some of the voting rules for voters living in counties hammered by Hurricane Michael. 
  • Email: Political appointee tapped to lead Interior watchdog

    Email: Political appointee tapped to lead Interior watchdog

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:48:29 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:29:06 GMT
    The Trump administration is apparently reassigning a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development to lead an internal watchdog agency at the Interior Department. 
    The Trump administration is apparently reassigning a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development to lead an internal watchdog agency at the Interior Department. 
  • Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

    Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:08:44 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:52:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Republican Senate hopeful Marsha Blackburn answers questions during a campaign stop Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Franklin, Tenn. Wednesday is the first day of Tennessee's early voting.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Republican Senate hopeful Marsha Blackburn answers questions during a campaign stop Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Franklin, Tenn. Wednesday is the first day of Tennessee's early voting.
    Republican Marsha Blackburn would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history if she were to win in November, but women have been slow to embrace her campaign. 
    Republican Marsha Blackburn would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history if she were to win in November, but women have been slow to embrace her campaign. 
  • Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

    Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:41:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:59:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE -- In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, file photo is U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in Sacramento, Calif. Feinstein who is seeking her fifth full term in the U.S. Senate, will face off against her Democratic challenger, ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE -- In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, file photo is U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in Sacramento, Calif. Feinstein who is seeking her fifth full term in the U.S. Senate, will face off against her Democratic challenger, ...
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon are set to face off in their only scheduled debate. 
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon are set to face off in their only scheduled debate. 
  • Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

    Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:01:04 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:42:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is interviewed on Cheddar on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is interviewed on Cheddar on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free...
    Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free speech, corporations or nonprofits have had an easier time supporting or denouncing political candidates, leading to massive spending in tight... 
    Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free speech, corporations or nonprofits have had an easier time supporting or denouncing political candidates, leading to massive spending in tight races. 
  • The Latest: Trump asks for journalist video 'if it exists'

    The Latest: Trump asks for journalist video 'if it exists'

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:11:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:23:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. is asking Turkey for audio and video relating to missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi "if it exists.". 
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. is asking Turkey for audio and video relating to missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi "if it exists.". 
  • AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers neglecting their own health

    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers neglecting their own health

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:15:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:21:11 GMT
    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers skip their own checkups in health care balancing act. 
    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers skip their own checkups in health care balancing act. 
  • Trump asks Turkey for audio, video evidence on Khashoggi

    Trump asks Turkey for audio, video evidence on Khashoggi

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:57:55 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:02:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is criticizing mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
    President Donald Trump is criticizing mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
  • Trump starts leaving postal union in latest anti-China move

    Trump starts leaving postal union in latest anti-China move

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:48:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:19:32 GMT
    President Donald Trump is initiating the process of leaving the Universal Post Union Wednesday, which sets flat rates for international postage. 
    President Donald Trump is initiating the process of leaving the Universal Post Union Wednesday, which sets flat rates for international postage. 
  • Judge frees Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori

    Judge frees Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:00:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:33:35 GMT
    An appeals judge has freed Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori a week after she was arrested, but she remains under investigation over undeclared financial contributions to her 2011 campaign. 
    An appeals judge has freed Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori a week after she was arrested, but she remains under investigation over undeclared financial contributions to her 2011 campaign. 
  • Insurer Anthem will pay record $16M for massive data breach

    Insurer Anthem will pay record $16M for massive data breach

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:45:24 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-10-18 06:11:27 GMT
    Insurer Anthem agrees to pay $16 million in data breach that exposed sensitive information of 79 million people. 
    Insurer Anthem agrees to pay $16 million in data breach that exposed sensitive information of 79 million people. 
  • Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:38:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-10-18 06:04:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...(AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term... 
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term Democratic Sen. Jon Tester. 
  • What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

    What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:00:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:31:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...(AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control. 
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control. 
  • Gov. Baker: I misspoke; will vote for GOP Senate candidate

    Gov. Baker: I misspoke; will vote for GOP Senate candidate

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:18:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:01:38 GMT
    (Meredith Nierman/WGBH-TV via AP, Pool). Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Democratic challenger Jay Gonzalez, right, pose with hosts Jim Braude and Margery Eagan prior to a gubernatorial debate at the studios of WBGH-TV in Boston,...(Meredith Nierman/WGBH-TV via AP, Pool). Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Democratic challenger Jay Gonzalez, right, pose with hosts Jim Braude and Margery Eagan prior to a gubernatorial debate at the studios of WBGH-TV in Boston,...
    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said during a debate that he hadn't decided if he would vote for fellow Republican and U.S. Senate candidate Geoff Diehl even though he endorsed Diehl's candidacy, but later said he... 
    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said during a debate that he hadn't decided if he would vote for fellow Republican and U.S. Senate candidate Geoff Diehl even though he endorsed Diehl's candidacy, but later said he would vote for him. 
  • Migrants moving again in Guatemala, Trump targets Democrats

    Migrants moving again in Guatemala, Trump targets Democrats

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:09:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:32:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants rest at an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut aid to Honduras if it doesn't stop the impromptu caravan of migrants,...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants rest at an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut aid to Honduras if it doesn't stop the impromptu caravan of migrants,...
    A caravan of some 2,000 migrants hoping to reach the United States marched deeper into Guatemala as President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid to Central American countries that don't stop them. 
    A caravan of some 2,000 migrants hoping to reach the United States marched deeper into Guatemala as President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid to Central American countries that don't stop them. 
  • Retired Marine receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam actions

    Retired Marine receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam actions

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:48:31 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:32:49 GMT
    President Donald Trump is bestowing the nation's highest military honor on a retired Marine sergeant major for valorous action in Vietnam half a century ago. 
    President Donald Trump is bestowing the nation's highest military honor on a retired Marine sergeant major for valorous action in Vietnam half a century ago. 
  • Trump administration won't brand China currency manipulator

    Trump administration won't brand China currency manipulator

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:08:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:11:46 GMT
    Administration decides not to cite China as currency manipulator but puts 6 nations on watch list. 
    Administration decides not to cite China as currency manipulator but puts 6 nations on watch list. 
  • Senate Democrats skip hearing amid post-Kavanaugh tensions

    Senate Democrats skip hearing amid post-Kavanaugh tensions

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:18:42 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:03:00 GMT
    Just when it seemed the partisan divide on the Senate Judiciary Committee couldn't get much worse, it did. 
    Just when it seemed the partisan divide on the Senate Judiciary Committee couldn't get much worse, it did. 
  • Minnesota House hopeful calls marriage, fraud claims 'lies'

    Minnesota House hopeful calls marriage, fraud claims 'lies'

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:39:09 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:02:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen, File). FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. O...(AP Photo/Jeff Baenen, File). FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. O...
    A Minnesota Democratic candidate for Congress and former refugee from Somalia continues to be dogged by questions about her past. 
    A Minnesota Democratic candidate for Congress and former refugee from Somalia continues to be dogged by questions about her past. 
  • Lt. governor's resignation sparks doubt in Alaska politics

    Lt. governor's resignation sparks doubt in Alaska politics

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:37:56 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:02:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). File - In this Aug. 20, 2018 file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott sign forms at the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska after the two men submitted signatures to get their t...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). File - In this Aug. 20, 2018 file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott sign forms at the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska after the two men submitted signatures to get their t...
    In a stunning October surprise, Alaska's lieutenant governor resigned Tuesday for making unspecified "inappropriate comments," imperiling the re-election hopes of Gov. Bill Walker, a man with whom he shared a... 
    In a stunning October surprise, Alaska's lieutenant governor resigned Tuesday for making unspecified "inappropriate comments," imperiling the re-election hopes of Gov. Bill Walker, a man with whom he shared a brother-like bond. 
  • The Latest: South Carolina gov hopefuls draw final contrasts

    The Latest: South Carolina gov hopefuls draw final contrasts

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:29 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:29:59 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:38:38 GMT
    (Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives two thumbs up during the gubernatorial debate at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S.C. With less than thr...(Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives two thumbs up during the gubernatorial debate at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S.C. With less than thr...
    The men vying to be South Carolina's next governor are drawing their final contrasts as voters prepare to decide between them in next month's election. 
    The men vying to be South Carolina's next governor are drawing their final contrasts as voters prepare to decide between them in next month's election. 
  • Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:48:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:32:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after... 
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after the midterms. 
  • New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:41:29 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:12:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2015, file photo, signs are seen at the entrance to the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. The 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigra...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2015, file photo, signs are seen at the entrance to the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. The 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigra...
    A 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigrant mothers and children will now operate under an arrangement the U.S. government quietly reached with a private prison... 
    A 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigrant mothers and children will now operate under an arrangement the U.S. government quietly reached with a private prison operator and the city where it's located. 
  • In 'America First' presidency, where do human rights rank?

    In 'America First' presidency, where do human rights rank?

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:48:25 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-10-17 23:12:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, during a meeting with workers. The meeting with workers was on, "Cutting the Red Tape, Unleashing Economic Freedom."(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, during a meeting with workers. The meeting with workers was on, "Cutting the Red Tape, Unleashing Economic Freedom."
    President Donald Trump's refusal to put public pressure on Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is raising a question that has dogged his foreign policy. 
    President Donald Trump's refusal to put public pressure on Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is raising a question that has dogged his foreign policy. 
  • Democrats, Menendez facing tough fight in blue New Jersey

    Democrats, Menendez facing tough fight in blue New Jersey

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:49:11 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:51:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., speaks to reporters after casting his vote in the New Jersey primary election at the Harrison Community Center in Harrison, N.J. Menendez held a news...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., speaks to reporters after casting his vote in the New Jersey primary election at the Harrison Community Center in Harrison, N.J. Menendez held a news...
    New Jersey Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez is in a tough re-election contest against his GOP rival. 
    New Jersey Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez is in a tough re-election contest against his GOP rival. 
  • Illinois candidate once said harassment leads to promiscuity

    Illinois candidate once said harassment leads to promiscuity

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:19:49 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:28:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sophia Tareen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Republican Illinois attorney general candidate Erika Harold speaks to The City Club of Chicago, in Chicago. Harold once said many victims of sexual harassment "become very promi...(AP Photo/Sophia Tareen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Republican Illinois attorney general candidate Erika Harold speaks to The City Club of Chicago, in Chicago. Harold once said many victims of sexual harassment "become very promi...
    A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous" and that young people who are called names like "whore" or "slut" think:... 
    A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous" and that young people who are called names like "whore" or "slut" think: "That's what I want to be". 
  • Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller's probe

    Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller's probe

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:38:10 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:22:29 GMT
    A Treasury Department employee has been charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. 
    A Treasury Department employee has been charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. 
  • The Latest: Treasury adviser appears in court on leak charge

    The Latest: Treasury adviser appears in court on leak charge

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:48:36 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:54:27 GMT
    (Alexandria Sheriff’s Department via AP). This image provided by the Alexandria Sheriff’s Department shows a mug shot of Natalie Mayflower Edwards. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards, a Treasury Department employee, has been accused of leaking confidentia...(Alexandria Sheriff’s Department via AP). This image provided by the Alexandria Sheriff’s Department shows a mug shot of Natalie Mayflower Edwards. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards, a Treasury Department employee, has been accused of leaking confidentia...
    A Treasury Department employee charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has appeared in court in Virginia. 
    A Treasury Department employee charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has appeared in court in Virginia. 
  • Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis

    Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:58:12 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:22:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, Pool, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, first lady Melania Trump takes a seat during a visit to The Royal Hospital Chelsea in central London. Trump is visiting Philadelphia on Wednesday, Oct. 17, to meet with famili...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno, Pool, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, first lady Melania Trump takes a seat during a visit to The Royal Hospital Chelsea in central London. Trump is visiting Philadelphia on Wednesday, Oct. 17, to meet with famili...
    First lady Melania Trump's plane has been forced to return to a Washington area military base because of smoke in the cabin. 
    First lady Melania Trump's plane has been forced to return to a Washington area military base because of smoke in the cabin. 
  • Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

    Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:28:42 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:15:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Aug. 24, 2018 photo, Betty L. Petty of Sunflower County Parents and Students United, addresses a meeting of the Black Voters Matter Fund and several Mississippi grassroots organizations at MACE, Mississippi Action f...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Aug. 24, 2018 photo, Betty L. Petty of Sunflower County Parents and Students United, addresses a meeting of the Black Voters Matter Fund and several Mississippi grassroots organizations at MACE, Mississippi Action f...
    Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters cast ballots in November's midterm elections. 
    Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters cast ballots in November's midterm elections. 
  • Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:26:34 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:06:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched. 
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched. 
  • America's most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies

    America's most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:38:09 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:52:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...
    America's most famous pimp partied for days with porn stars, political pals and others to celebrate his 72nd birthday, but the revelry ended morning when Dennis Hof was found dead in one of his Nevada brothels. 
    America's most famous pimp partied for days with porn stars, political pals and others to celebrate his 72nd birthday, but the revelry ended morning when Dennis Hof was found dead in one of his Nevada brothels. 
  • Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:58:10 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:05:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump tells the AP he is not to blame if Republicans lose the House in November. 
    President Donald Trump tells the AP he is not to blame if Republicans lose the House in November. 
  • Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent

    Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:28:41 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-10-17 19:23:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their budgets for next year by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan.". 
    President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their budgets for next year by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan.". 
  • Only black GOP woman in Congress running in Trump-wary Utah

    Only black GOP woman in Congress running in Trump-wary Utah

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:08:52 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:58:07 GMT
    In the conservative stronghold of Utah, the first black female Republican in Congress is trying to fend off a challenge from a well-known Democratic mayor hoping to harness voters' dissatisfaction with Donald Trump. 
    In the conservative stronghold of Utah, the first black female Republican in Congress is trying to fend off a challenge from a well-known Democratic mayor hoping to harness voters' dissatisfaction with Donald Trump. 
  • Man pleads guilty to sending white powder to Trump sons

    Man pleads guilty to sending white powder to Trump sons

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:30:45 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:58:01 GMT
    A Massachusetts man is set to plead guilty to sending threatening letters with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others. 
    A Massachusetts man is set to plead guilty to sending threatening letters with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others. 
  • Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:26:12 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:09:27 GMT
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died. 
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died. 
  • Trump criticizes rush to condemn Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi

    Trump criticizes rush to condemn Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:06:45 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:08:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is criticizing mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
    President Donald Trump is criticizing mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. 
  • US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

    US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:22:35 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:50:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Burns). A sign that says "Dangerous" stands in an area of Bien Hoa air base in Vietnam where Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was being briefed nearby on U.S. efforts, set to begin by December, to decontaminate soil poisoned with dioxin fr...(AP Photo/Robert Burns). A sign that says "Dangerous" stands in an area of Bien Hoa air base in Vietnam where Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was being briefed nearby on U.S. efforts, set to begin by December, to decontaminate soil poisoned with dioxin fr...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War. 
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War. 
  • Egyptian ex-lawmaker goes missing, may have been detained

    Egyptian ex-lawmaker goes missing, may have been detained

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:49:44 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:34:23 GMT
    The wife of a former Egyptian lawmaker says he went missing nearly three weeks ago and may have been detained by security forces. 
    The wife of a former Egyptian lawmaker says he went missing nearly three weeks ago and may have been detained by security forces. 
  • Collins' husband: Ricin threat mentioned Kavanaugh vote

    Collins' husband: Ricin threat mentioned Kavanaugh vote

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:30:48 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:14:27 GMT
    (Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...(Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...
    The husband of Republican Sen. Susan Collins says a threatening letter that claimed to contain deadly ricin mentioned her vote to nominate Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. 
    The husband of Republican Sen. Susan Collins says a threatening letter that claimed to contain deadly ricin mentioned her vote to nominate Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. 
  • The Latest: Trump names DC lawyer new White House counsel

    The Latest: Trump names DC lawyer new White House counsel

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:36:19 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:32:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel. 
    President Donald Trump says he's selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel. 
  • Study: Without Medicaid expansion, poor forgo medical care

    Study: Without Medicaid expansion, poor forgo medical care

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:04:57 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:15:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 28, 2018, file photo, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, speaks during a hearing on the nomination of Charles Rettig for Internal Revenue Service Commissioner o...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 28, 2018, file photo, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, speaks during a hearing on the nomination of Charles Rettig for Internal Revenue Service Commissioner o...
    Government report: Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid much more likely to forgo care. 
    Government report: Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid much more likely to forgo care. 
  • Mattis to meet Chinese counterpart amid US-China tensions

    Mattis to meet Chinese counterpart amid US-China tensions

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-10-17 10:18:25 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:50:32 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives for a meeting with Ho Chi Minh City's communist party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives for a meeting with Ho Chi Minh City's communist party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is preparing to meet in Singapore with his Chinese counterpart just weeks after a meeting planned in Beijing fell apart amid growing friction between the U.S. and China. 
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is preparing to meet in Singapore with his Chinese counterpart just weeks after a meeting planned in Beijing fell apart amid growing friction between the U.S. and China. 
  • Trump escalates his attacks on Fed: 'My biggest threat'

    Trump escalates his attacks on Fed: 'My biggest threat'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:05:54 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 14:20:49 GMT
    (CBS via AP). This image taken from video provided by CBS shows President Donald Trump, left, with Lesley Stahl during the taping of an interview for "60 Minutes" that aired on Sunday, Oct. 14.  President Trump reached 11.7 million viewers for his "60 ...(CBS via AP). This image taken from video provided by CBS shows President Donald Trump, left, with Lesley Stahl during the taping of an interview for "60 Minutes" that aired on Sunday, Oct. 14. President Trump reached 11.7 million viewers for his "60 ...
    Trump launches new round of criticism at Federal Reserve, saying it is 'my biggest threat'. 
    Trump launches new round of criticism at Federal Reserve, saying it is 'my biggest threat'. 
  • Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:28:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:48:05 GMT
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent. 
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent. 
  • US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

    US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:07:54 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-10-17 09:53:55 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, meets Ho Chi Minh City's communist party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(Kham/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, meets Ho Chi Minh City's communist party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War. 
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War. 
  • Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-10-17 00:17:47 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:42:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2015 file photo, Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott addresses a news conference in Anchorage, Alaska. The governor of Alaska says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified "inappropriate co...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2015 file photo, Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott addresses a news conference in Anchorage, Alaska. The governor of Alaska says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified "inappropriate co...
    Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker. 
    Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker. 
  • Saudis have a $6 million lobbying payroll despite departures

    Saudis have a $6 million lobbying payroll despite departures

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:48:22 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:41:59 GMT
    Saudi Arabia is paying influential lobbyists, lawyers and public relations experts nearly $6 million a year to engage U.S. officials and promote the Middle East nation. 
    Saudi Arabia is paying influential lobbyists, lawyers and public relations experts nearly $6 million a year to engage U.S. officials and promote the Middle East nation. 
  • Pelosi outlines agenda if Democrats retake House

    Pelosi outlines agenda if Democrats retake House

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:45:58 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:20:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In a Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday,...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In a Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday,...
    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake control of the House in the midterm election. 
    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake control of the House in the midterm election. 
  • Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'

    Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:48:56 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:18:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). FILE - In this June 1, 2018 file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks at the 2018 Massachusetts Democratic Party Convention in Worcester, Mass.   Warren has released results of a DNA test showing Native American ance...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). FILE - In this June 1, 2018 file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks at the 2018 Massachusetts Democratic Party Convention in Worcester, Mass. Warren has released results of a DNA test showing Native American ance...
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy". 
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy". 
  • Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:25:59 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:00:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he won't accept the blame if Republicans lose the House in November. 
    President Donald Trump says he won't accept the blame if Republicans lose the House in November. 
  • Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered Saudi journalist

    Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered Saudi journalist

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:44:52 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a Saudi trader is seen on a stock market monitor in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Saudi stock market sharply fell Sunday after President Donald Trump threatened "severe pu...
    Saudi Arabia says it will respond to threats with tough measures as the US presses for more info about missing Saudi writer. 
    Saudi Arabia says it will respond to threats with tough measures as the US presses for more info about missing Saudi writer. 
  • As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:05:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:18 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...(Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US. 
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US. 
  • Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:26:35 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:54:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill. 
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill. 
  • House race in southwest Ohio heats up in fiery forum

    House race in southwest Ohio heats up in fiery forum

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:40:06 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:48:20 GMT
    A heated U.S. House race in southwest Ohio has gotten a little hotter. 
    A heated U.S. House race in southwest Ohio has gotten a little hotter. 
  • US general warns of complacency in fight against extremists

    US general warns of complacency in fight against extremists

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:18:06 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:28:11 GMT
    The top U.S. military officer is warning that nations must not become complacent against the threat of violent extremist groups, as world leaders turn to other more pressing security issues. 
    The top U.S. military officer is warning that nations must not become complacent against the threat of violent extremist groups, as world leaders turn to other more pressing security issues. 
  • Trump attacks porn actress Stormy Daniels as 'Horseface'

    Trump attacks porn actress Stormy Daniels as 'Horseface'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:55:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:19 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:19:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels arrives for the opening of the adult entertainment fair "Venus," in Berlin. On Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, a federal judge dismissed Dan...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels arrives for the opening of the adult entertainment fair "Venus," in Berlin. On Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, a federal judge dismissed Dan...
    President Donald Trump is insulting the physical appearance of porn actress Stormy Daniels, calling her "Horseface" in a tweet about a recent legal ruling. 
    President Donald Trump is insulting the physical appearance of porn actress Stormy Daniels, calling her "Horseface" in a tweet about a recent legal ruling. 
  • Democrat Julian Castro says he'll 'likely' run in 2020

    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll 'likely' run in 2020

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:38:57 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:13:49 GMT
    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll "likely" seek the presidency in 2020 after months of signs that former President Barack Obama's housing secretary is preparing for a White House run. 
    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll "likely" seek the presidency in 2020 after months of signs that former President Barack Obama's housing secretary is preparing for a White House run. 
  • Students defrauded by colleges score win in court decision

    Students defrauded by colleges score win in court decision

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:26:47 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-10-17 01:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Sept. 17, 2018 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. A federal court has denied a request to delay an Obama-era regulation that helps st...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Sept. 17, 2018 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. A federal court has denied a request to delay an Obama-era regulation that helps st...
    In a win for students, a court orders a delayed Obama-era for-profit fraud protection rule into force. 
    In a win for students, a court orders a delayed Obama-era for-profit fraud protection rule into force. 
  • Chaldean cardinal says promised US aid for Iraq hasn't come

    Chaldean cardinal says promised US aid for Iraq hasn't come

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:15:47 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 01:38:13 GMT
    Iraq's Chaldean Catholic cardinal says promised US aid hasn't materialized. 
    Iraq's Chaldean Catholic cardinal says promised US aid hasn't materialized. 
  • Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:47:01 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-10-17 00:12:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File ). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gestures during a town hall style gathering in Woburn, Mass. She took the DNA test President Donald Trump urged. She’s hitting back in persona...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File ). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gestures during a town hall style gathering in Woburn, Mass. She took the DNA test President Donald Trump urged. She’s hitting back in persona...
    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans with deeper tribal ties. 
    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans with deeper tribal ties. 
  • US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs

    US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:26:37 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:48:24 GMT
    (Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). President Donald Trump raises his fist to chants of "USA" during a visit Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to Lynn Haven, Fla., to see storm damage and recovery efforts following Hurricane Michael. Trump marve...(Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). President Donald Trump raises his fist to chants of "USA" during a visit Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to Lynn Haven, Fla., to see storm damage and recovery efforts following Hurricane Michael. Trump marve...
    President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers. 
    President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum are jeopardizing an export deal with South Africa worth millions of dollars to American chicken farmers. 
  • Suspicious letter was addressed to Sen. Collins' husband

    Suspicious letter was addressed to Sen. Collins' husband

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:25:53 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:42:04 GMT
    (Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...(Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...
    A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope. 
    A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope. 
  • Head of firm behind Trump dossier won't talk to House panel

    Head of firm behind Trump dossier won't talk to House panel

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:35:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:52:26 GMT
    The co-founder of a political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is refusing to speak to two House committees. 
    The co-founder of a political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is refusing to speak to two House committees. 
  • New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court

    New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:45:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:29:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake). In this Oct. 5, 2018 photo the U. S. Supreme Court building stands quietly before dawn in Washington.  A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign that wants to build support for expandin...(AP Photo/J. David Ake). In this Oct. 5, 2018 photo the U. S. Supreme Court building stands quietly before dawn in Washington. A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign that wants to build support for expandin...
    A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign aimed at building support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices. 
    A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign aimed at building support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices. 
  • Democrats dominate House GOP in money race ahead of midterms

    Democrats dominate House GOP in money race ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:45:31 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:28:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns. 
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns. 
  • Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

    Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:45:57 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:08:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly. 
    President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly. 
  • US announces 15 indictments against Mexican drug cartel

    US announces 15 indictments against Mexican drug cartel

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:55:52 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:39:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Attorney General Jeff Sessions accompanied by accompanied by Drug Enforcement Administration Acting Administrator Uttam Dhillon, right, and other officials from the Drug Enforcement Administration, State Department, Treasury D...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Attorney General Jeff Sessions accompanied by accompanied by Drug Enforcement Administration Acting Administrator Uttam Dhillon, right, and other officials from the Drug Enforcement Administration, State Department, Treasury D...
    U.S. officials have announced 15 indictments against members of one of Mexico's largest drug cartels. 
    U.S. officials have announced 15 indictments against members of one of Mexico's largest drug cartels. 
  • Maryland's Jealous would broaden gun-control, oppose Trump

    Maryland's Jealous would broaden gun-control, oppose Trump

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:15:54 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:18:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/David McFadden). Ben Jealous, a former NAACP president who is running as the Democrat for governor of Maryland, poses for a photograph in Baltimore on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, after talking to The Associated Press about his effort to unseat Re...(AP Photo/David McFadden). Ben Jealous, a former NAACP president who is running as the Democrat for governor of Maryland, poses for a photograph in Baltimore on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, after talking to The Associated Press about his effort to unseat Re...
    Democrat Ben Jealous says he would support broadening a new Maryland gun-control law to restrict firearms access to people found to be a risk to themselves or others, if elected governor. 
    Democrat Ben Jealous says he would support broadening a new Maryland gun-control law to restrict firearms access to people found to be a risk to themselves or others, if elected governor. 
  • The Latest: Anna Burns wins Man Booker prize for 'Milkman'

    The Latest: Anna Burns wins Man Booker prize for 'Milkman'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:06:00 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:07:09 GMT
    Anna Burns has won the prestigious Man Booker prize for fiction with "Milkman," a vibrant, violent story about men, women, power and conflict set during Northern Ireland's years of Catholic-Protestant violence. 
    Anna Burns has won the prestigious Man Booker prize for fiction with "Milkman," a vibrant, violent story about men, women, power and conflict set during Northern Ireland's years of Catholic-Protestant violence. 
  • How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:25:36 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:56:23 GMT
    (AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...(AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials. 
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials. 
  • A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race

    A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:06:34 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:51:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015, file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-NY, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. Tenney faces Democratic New York State Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi in the state'...(AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015, file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-NY, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. Tenney faces Democratic New York State Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi in the state'...
    A first-term Republican in Congress whose brash rhetoric has been compared to that of Donald Trump is softening her tone as she faces a Democratic challenger in a race in upstate New York that pundits say is a tossup. 
    A first-term Republican in Congress whose brash rhetoric has been compared to that of Donald Trump is softening her tone as she faces a Democratic challenger in a race in upstate New York that pundits say is a tossup. 
  • Spain pressured to free imprisoned Catalan activists

    Spain pressured to free imprisoned Catalan activists

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:55:42 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:47:55 GMT
    The Spanish government is facing calls from Catalan politicians and human rights groups to release jailed separatists, including two prominent pro-independence activists placed in pre-trial detention a year ago. 
    The Spanish government is facing calls from Catalan politicians and human rights groups to release jailed separatists, including two prominent pro-independence activists placed in pre-trial detention a year ago. 
  • Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts

    Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:06:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:28:24 GMT
    (Dion Lefler/The Wichita Eagle via AP). Republican Kris Kobach, from left to right, Libertarian Jeff Caldwell, independent Greg Orman, Democrat Laura Kelly and independent Rick Kloos participate in a gubernatorial debate at KWCH-TV, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 20...(Dion Lefler/The Wichita Eagle via AP). Republican Kris Kobach, from left to right, Libertarian Jeff Caldwell, independent Greg Orman, Democrat Laura Kelly and independent Rick Kloos participate in a gubernatorial debate at KWCH-TV, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 20...
    The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry. 
    The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry. 
  • 1 year after MeToo, survivors reflect on their disclosures

    1 year after MeToo, survivors reflect on their disclosures

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:05:23 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:16:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 photo, Katie Labovitz poses for a portrait in New York. One day after actress Alyssa Milano urged the Twittersphere to join her in sharing a personal story of sexual harassment in the wake of rape...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 photo, Katie Labovitz poses for a portrait in New York. One day after actress Alyssa Milano urged the Twittersphere to join her in sharing a personal story of sexual harassment in the wake of rape...
    One year after the #MeToo hashtag set Twitter ablaze, survivors who shared their stories in the past year reflect what the movement means to them. 
    One year after the #MeToo hashtag set Twitter ablaze, survivors who shared their stories in the past year reflect what the movement means to them. 
  • Archdiocese releases names of 'credibly' accused clergy

    Archdiocese releases names of 'credibly' accused clergy

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 16:25:43 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:12:30 GMT
    The Archdiocese of Washington has released the names of more than two dozen clergy members it says have been 'credibly accused' of sexually abusing minors. 
    The Archdiocese of Washington has released the names of more than two dozen clergy members it says have been 'credibly accused' of sexually abusing minors. 
  • Mattis: Trump says defense chief's job is '100 percent' safe

    Mattis: Trump says defense chief's job is '100 percent' safe

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:09:10 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:32:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this  Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, listens during talks with Vietnam's Communist Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi, Vietnam. Mattis is planning to make ...(AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, listens during talks with Vietnam's Communist Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi, Vietnam. Mattis is planning to make ...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump has assured him he is "100 percent" safe in his job. 
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump has assured him he is "100 percent" safe in his job. 
  • US targets network backing Iran's use of child soldiers

    US targets network backing Iran's use of child soldiers

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:15:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:40:43 GMT
    Treasury is targeting a network of businesses that provide financial support to a paramilitary force in Iran that allegedly trains and deploys child soldiers to fight with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. 
    Treasury is targeting a network of businesses that provide financial support to a paramilitary force in Iran that allegedly trains and deploys child soldiers to fight with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. 
  • The Latest: Trump says Warren being 'slammed' over DNA test

    The Latest: Trump says Warren being 'slammed' over DNA test

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:45:50 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:40:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). First lady Melania Trump looks on as President Donald Trump reacts to a question about Sen. Elizabeth Warren from a reporter during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). First lady Melania Trump looks on as President Donald Trump reacts to a question about Sen. Elizabeth Warren from a reporter during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, ...
    President Donald Trump says Sen. Elizabeth Warren "is getting slammed" for releasing DNA test results showing she has some Native American ancestry. 
    President Donald Trump says Sen. Elizabeth Warren "is getting slammed" for releasing DNA test results showing she has some Native American ancestry. 
  • Cruz enters debate with polling lead; Trump rally coming

    Cruz enters debate with polling lead; Trump rally coming

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:35:59 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:19:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz. 
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz. 
  • Justice watchdog: FBI official accepted reporter's tickets

    Justice watchdog: FBI official accepted reporter's tickets

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:16:22 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:19:55 GMT
    The Justice Department's inspector general says a senior FBI official accepted two tickets to a sports event from a television news correspondent who regularly covered the bureau. 
    The Justice Department's inspector general says a senior FBI official accepted two tickets to a sports event from a television news correspondent who regularly covered the bureau. 
  • McSally accuses Sinema of backing "treason" in Senate debate

    McSally accuses Sinema of backing "treason" in Senate debate

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:55:08 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:38:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file). FILE--In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office on primary election day in Phoenix. Republican Martha McSally and Sinema will confron...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file). FILE--In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office on primary election day in Phoenix. Republican Martha McSally and Sinema will confron...
    Two Arizona congresswomen are facing off in the only debate in the race for the state's open senate seat. 
    Two Arizona congresswomen are facing off in the only debate in the race for the state's open senate seat. 
  • 2020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states

    2020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:25:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:26:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with The Associated Press in Los Angeles. Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Garcetti brought the Democratic P...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with The Associated Press in Los Angeles. Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Garcetti brought the Democratic P...
    With money, time and attention, Democratic presidential prospects court early-state leaders. 
    With money, time and attention, Democratic presidential prospects court early-state leaders. 
  • Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:35:03 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:07:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns. 
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns. 
  • Trump marvels at hurricane damage, hears stories of struggle

    Trump marvels at hurricane damage, hears stories of struggle

    Monday, October 15 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:55:10 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-10-16 16:59:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for a trip to visit areas affected by Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for a trip to visit areas affected by Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
    Trump, first lady arrive in Florida to survey areas devastated by Hurricane Michael. 
    Trump, first lady arrive in Florida to survey areas devastated by Hurricane Michael. 
  • Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

    Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:16:24 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:56:32 GMT
    A federal judge has dismissed porn actress Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump. 
    A federal judge has dismissed porn actress Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump. 
  • Kremlin: No plans for Putin-Trump meeting in Paris

    Kremlin: No plans for Putin-Trump meeting in Paris

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:29:54 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:39:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Macon, Ga.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Macon, Ga.
    The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin will travel to Paris for an event that President Donald Trump is also set to attend, but a meeting between them isn't planned. 
    The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin will travel to Paris for an event that President Donald Trump is also set to attend, but a meeting between them isn't planned. 
  • China party expels general who killed self, indicts another

    China party expels general who killed self, indicts another

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-10-16 11:15:44 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:38:25 GMT
    China's ruling Communist Party has expelled a former top general who killed himself during a corruption probe and indicted another on graft charges amid a continuing crackdown on military malfeasance. 
    China's ruling Communist Party has expelled a former top general who killed himself during a corruption probe and indicted another on graft charges amid a continuing crackdown on military malfeasance. 
  • Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 09:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:26:11 GMT
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India. 
    Global payments companies hit deadline for keeping data inside India. 
  • West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:25:22 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:38:08 GMT
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia. 
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia. 
  • Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:08:10 GMT
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January. 
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January. 
  • Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:45:24 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:25:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns. 
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns. 
  • Sessions criticizes court order on deposition in census case

    Sessions criticizes court order on deposition in census case

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 00:05:19 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:09:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia in Washington, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to announce on efforts to reduce transnational crime.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia in Washington, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to announce on efforts to reduce transnational crime.
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is criticizing a court order that allows for the questioning of a Trump administration Cabinet member in a legal dispute over the 2020 census. 
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is criticizing a court order that allows for the questioning of a Trump administration Cabinet member in a legal dispute over the 2020 census. 
  • Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

    Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:45:09 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:28:05 GMT
    A DNA analysis done on Sen. Elizabeth Warren provides strong evidence she has Native American heritage. 
    A DNA analysis done on Sen. Elizabeth Warren provides strong evidence she has Native American heritage. 
  • Warren accuses Trump of 'creepy' comments about her DNA test

    Warren accuses Trump of 'creepy' comments about her DNA test

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-10-16 00:57:28 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:49:15 GMT
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy.". 
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy.". 
  • Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered journalist Khashoggi

    Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered journalist Khashoggi

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:54:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:11:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...
    The White House is brushing aside threats by Saudi Arabia that it may economically retaliate for any U.S. punitive action imposed over the suspected murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, pledging a "swift, open,... 
    The White House is brushing aside threats by Saudi Arabia that it may economically retaliate for any U.S. punitive action imposed over the suspected murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, pledging a "swift, open, transparent investigation.". 
  • The Latest: Washington lobbyists drop client Saudi Arabia

    The Latest: Washington lobbyists drop client Saudi Arabia

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:05:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-10-16 03:47:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A bird sits by a Saudi Arabia's flag on the roof top of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished after he walked into the consulate on Oct. 2.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A bird sits by a Saudi Arabia's flag on the roof top of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished after he walked into the consulate on Oct. 2.
    The Latest: Turkey's Foreign Ministry official says 'inspection' of Saudi Consulate to take place late this afternoon. 
    The Latest: Turkey's Foreign Ministry official says 'inspection' of Saudi Consulate to take place late this afternoon. 
  • The Latest: Trump hears from Georgia farmers on hurricane

    The Latest: Trump hears from Georgia farmers on hurricane

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:15:07 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 03:06:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for a trip to visit areas affected by Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for a trip to visit areas affected by Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
    President Donald Trump is praising Florida Gov. Rick Scott for his response to Hurricane Michael. 
    President Donald Trump is praising Florida Gov. Rick Scott for his response to Hurricane Michael. 
  • Pressure building on Vatican to give women vote at synod

    Pressure building on Vatican to give women vote at synod

    Monday, October 15 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:25:26 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:08:37 GMT
    Bishops attending a Vatican meeting on ministering to young Catholics are being confronted with daily questions about why no women participants can vote on the final proposals to Pope Francis. 
    Bishops attending a Vatican meeting on ministering to young Catholics are being confronted with daily questions about why no women participants can vote on the final proposals to Pope Francis. 
  • Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins' home

    Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins' home

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:25:15 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:05:21 GMT
    Police say a hazardous materials team has been called to the Maine home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins to investigate a suspicious letter. 
    Police say a hazardous materials team has been called to the Maine home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins to investigate a suspicious letter. 
  • McCaskill brings in another $8.5M for Senate re-election bid

    McCaskill brings in another $8.5M for Senate re-election bid

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:35:16 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:17:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley.
    New numbers show Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill brought in nearly $8.5 million for her re-election bid in recent months. 
    New numbers show Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill brought in nearly $8.5 million for her re-election bid in recent months. 
  • The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:55:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:16:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York.  In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials. 
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials. 
  • GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority

    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:04:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:57:25 GMT
    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority. 
    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority. 
  • US envoy for NKorea to hold talks in Russia, France, Belgium

    US envoy for NKorea to hold talks in Russia, France, Belgium

    Monday, October 15 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:35:16 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:08:20 GMT
    The Trump administration's envoy for North Korea is traveling to Russia and Europe for talks with counterparts there as the U.S. prepares for a second leadership summit with the North. 
    The Trump administration's envoy for North Korea is traveling to Russia and Europe for talks with counterparts there as the U.S. prepares for a second leadership summit with the North. 
  • The Latest: Austria's Kurz sees border as Brexit 'tactic'

    The Latest: Austria's Kurz sees border as Brexit 'tactic'

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 09:05:05 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, a sign in a parking lot of a cemetery reads: "No EU border in Ireland" near Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the Jonesborough Parish church in Northern Ireland. The land around...(AP Photo/Lorne Cook). In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, a sign in a parking lot of a cemetery reads: "No EU border in Ireland" near Carrickcarnan, Ireland, just next to the Jonesborough Parish church in Northern Ireland. The land around...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a Brexit crisis, with her political allies insisting they will scuttle a divorce deal with the European Union over the issue of the Irish border. 
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a Brexit crisis, with her political allies insisting they will scuttle a divorce deal with the European Union over the issue of the Irish border. 
  • Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-10-11 12:51:55 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:48:35 GMT
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher. 
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher. 
  • The Latest: Trump suggests 'rogue killers' in writer case

    The Latest: Trump suggests 'rogue killers' in writer case

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:05:10 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:36:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump waves as he crosses the South Lawn on his return to the White House, Saturday Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington, after a trip to Kentucky.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump waves as he crosses the South Lawn on his return to the White House, Saturday Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington, after a trip to Kentucky.
    President Donald Trump says he has spoken to the king of Saudi Arabia, who denies any knowledge of what happened to a Saudi journalist who visited the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and then disappeared and is feared... 
    President Donald Trump says he has spoken to the king of Saudi Arabia, who denies any knowledge of what happened to a Saudi journalist who visited the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and then disappeared and is feared dead. 
  • Trump says climate change not a hoax, not sure of its source

    Trump says climate change not a hoax, not sure of its source

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:04:42 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:17:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump crosses the South Lawn on his return to the White House, Saturday Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington, after a trip to Kentucky.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). President Donald Trump crosses the South Lawn on his return to the White House, Saturday Oct. 13, 2018, in Washington, after a trip to Kentucky.
    Trump backs off his claim that climate change is a hoax, says he doesn't know if it's manmade and suggests the climate will "change back again". 
    Trump backs off his claim that climate change is a hoax, says he doesn't know if it's manmade and suggests the climate will "change back again". 
  • Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:44:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:06:03 GMT
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.". 
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.". 
  • Senate aide pleads guilty to lying to FBI

    Senate aide pleads guilty to lying to FBI

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:45:28 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:28:20 GMT
    A former Senate intelligence committee employee has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. 
    A former Senate intelligence committee employee has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. 
  • Mixing bravado and insults, Trump rallies delight supporters

    Mixing bravado and insults, Trump rallies delight supporters

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:25:23 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:17:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...
    Trump rallies mix bravado and insults, delighting supporters needed for GOP's midterm candidates. 
    Trump rallies mix bravado and insults, delighting supporters needed for GOP's midterm candidates. 
  • Slight increase in Medicare's outpatient 'Part B' premium

    Slight increase in Medicare's outpatient 'Part B' premium

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-10-12 16:13:23 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:16:58 GMT
    Medicare 'Part B' premium for outpatient care will rise by just $1.50 a month next year. 
    Medicare 'Part B' premium for outpatient care will rise by just $1.50 a month next year. 
  • Sessions: MS-13 gang, drug cartels among top threats to US

    Sessions: MS-13 gang, drug cartels among top threats to US

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:15:22 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:47:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions, joined by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, left, and Jessie Liu, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, right, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions, joined by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, left, and Jessie Liu, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, right, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the ...
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says taking down the brutal MS-13 street gang and international drug cartels will be a priority for federal law enforcement. 
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says taking down the brutal MS-13 street gang and international drug cartels will be a priority for federal law enforcement. 
  • Koreas agree to break ground on inter-Korean railroad

    Koreas agree to break ground on inter-Korean railroad

    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:34:46 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:46:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon gets into a car to leave for the border village of Panmunjom to attend a meeting between South and North Korea, at the Office of the South Korea-North Korea Dialogue in Seoul,...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon gets into a car to leave for the border village of Panmunjom to attend a meeting between South and North Korea, at the Office of the South Korea-North Korea Dialogue in Seoul,...
    The rival Koreas are holding high-level talks to discuss engagement amid a global diplomatic push to resolve the nuclear standoff with North Korea. 
    The rival Koreas are holding high-level talks to discuss engagement amid a global diplomatic push to resolve the nuclear standoff with North Korea. 
  • Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:20:57 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:38:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...(AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California. 
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California. 
  • Melania Trump says she might be 'the most bullied person'

    Melania Trump says she might be 'the most bullied person'

    Thursday, October 11 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-10-11 13:02:15 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:58:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump pauses as she speaks to media during a visit to the historical Giza Pyramids site near Cairo, Egypt. First lady Melania Trump says she thinks she’s among the most bullied p...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump pauses as she speaks to media during a visit to the historical Giza Pyramids site near Cairo, Egypt. First lady Melania Trump says she thinks she’s among the most bullied p...
    First lady Melania Trump says she thinks she's "the most bullied person" in the world, based on what "people are saying" about her. 
    First lady Melania Trump says she thinks she's "the most bullied person" in the world, based on what "people are saying" about her. 
  • Romanian govt move against prosecutors draws criticism

    Romanian govt move against prosecutors draws criticism

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:45:12 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:08:27 GMT
    Romania's government passes an ordinance requiring prosecutors in key agencies to have a greater number of years of professional activity. 
    Romania's government passes an ordinance requiring prosecutors in key agencies to have a greater number of years of professional activity. 
  • Keeping it real: Democrats push candidates to be authentic

    Keeping it real: Democrats push candidates to be authentic

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:15:00 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:17:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...
    Democrats push candidates to be more open, unvarnished in effort to sell voters on their values. 
    Democrats push candidates to be more open, unvarnished in effort to sell voters on their values. 
  • Who's Trump listen to on trade? Chinese ambassador at a loss

    Who's Trump listen to on trade? Chinese ambassador at a loss

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:54:53 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:55:49 GMT
    China's ambassador to the United States says he and other diplomats in Washington are having a hard time figuring out which trade advisers President Donald Trump listens to in his administration. 
    China's ambassador to the United States says he and other diplomats in Washington are having a hard time figuring out which trade advisers President Donald Trump listens to in his administration. 
  • Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:14:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:07:04 GMT
    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term. 
    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term. 
  • Amnesty rights worker is abducted, beaten in southern Russia

    Amnesty rights worker is abducted, beaten in southern Russia

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:25:03 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:58:01 GMT
    Rights group Amnesty International says its researcher in Russia's North Caucasus has been abducted and beaten while reporting on protests in the region. 
    Rights group Amnesty International says its researcher in Russia's North Caucasus has been abducted and beaten while reporting on protests in the region. 
  • Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

    Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

    Sunday, October 14 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-10-14 09:04:18 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 11:15:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel stands at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple ...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A security personnel stands at the entrance of Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple ...
    The Saudi stock market has dropped more than 6.8 percent after President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. 
    The Saudi stock market has dropped more than 6.8 percent after President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. 
  • Bavarian voters punish Merkel allies in state election

    Bavarian voters punish Merkel allies in state election

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 06:14:28 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:57:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Bavarian State Governor Markus Soeder arrives for a election campaign in Munich, Germany, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Bavarian State Governor Markus Soeder arrives for a election campaign in Munich, Germany, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
    Bavarians are voting in a state election that is expected to deal the prosperous region's long-dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable consequences for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's... 
    Bavarians are voting in a state election that is expected to deal the prosperous region's long-dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable consequences for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's national government. 
  • Trump trashes Democrats' Medicare for All plan in op-ed

    Trump trashes Democrats' Medicare for All plan in op-ed

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-10-10 10:18:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:27:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump waves upon arrival at the White House in Washington, early Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, from a trip to Omaha, Neb.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump waves upon arrival at the White House in Washington, early Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, from a trip to Omaha, Neb.
    President Donald Trump is stepping up his attack on Democrats over a health care proposal called Medicare for All. 
    President Donald Trump is stepping up his attack on Democrats over a health care proposal called Medicare for All. 
  • Trump touts good relations with 'sort of a Democrat' Mattis

    Trump touts good relations with 'sort of a Democrat' Mattis

    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:24:30 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:55:20 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he has a "very good relationship" with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis even though he thinks the Pentagon chief is "sort of a Democrat.". 
    President Donald Trump says he has a "very good relationship" with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis even though he thinks the Pentagon chief is "sort of a Democrat.". 
  • Senators urge tough US response over missing Saudi writer

    Senators urge tough US response over missing Saudi writer

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:55:02 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:38:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks at a news conference to discuss Paid Family Leave legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rubio and Jeff Flake threatened on Sunday, Oct...
    Two leading Senate Republicans are threatening tough punitive action by Congress against Saudi Arabia, including a possible halt of military sales, if it's proved that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed... 
    Two leading Senate Republicans are threatening tough punitive action by Congress against Saudi Arabia, including a possible halt of military sales, if it's proved that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country's consulate in Istanbul. 
  • Trump signs bills to help patients stop overpaying for drugs

    Trump signs bills to help patients stop overpaying for drugs

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-10-10 19:28:49 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:38:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed into law two bills that would allow pharmacists to tell consumers when paying cash would be cheaper than using insurance. 
    President Donald Trump has signed into law two bills that would allow pharmacists to tell consumers when paying cash would be cheaper than using insurance. 
  • Trump on rally blitz as he tries to stave off Dem gains

    Trump on rally blitz as he tries to stave off Dem gains

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-10-14 12:34:33 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:37:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...
    Donald Trump's rallies were once the cornerstone of his unconventional presidential campaign, but now they're being deployed with gusto as Trump and his team work to defy polls and precedent and save the GOP... 
    Donald Trump's rallies were once the cornerstone of his unconventional presidential campaign, but now they're being deployed with gusto as Trump and his team work to defy polls and precedent and save the GOP majority in Congress on Election Day. 
  • New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 14:44:45 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:29:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care. 
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care. 
  • Mattis trip to Vietnam aimed at countering China's influence

    Mattis trip to Vietnam aimed at countering China's influence

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:14:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:15:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...(AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...
    Defense Secretary Mattis's return visit to Vietnam comes as US seeks to counter China's influence in Asia. 
    Defense Secretary Mattis's return visit to Vietnam comes as US seeks to counter China's influence in Asia. 
  • Mattis pushes closer ties to Vietnam amid tension with China

    Mattis pushes closer ties to Vietnam amid tension with China

    Sunday, October 14 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-10-14 11:54:24 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 03:49:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...(AP Photo/Tran Van Minh, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich, left, review an honor guard in Hanoi, Vietnam. By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, ...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making his second trip this year to Vietnam, demonstrating how intensively the Trump administration is trying to counter China's military assertiveness by cozying up to smaller... 
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making his second trip this year to Vietnam, demonstrating how intensively the Trump administration is trying to counter China's military assertiveness by cozying up to smaller nations in the region. 
  • Georgia senator accused of briefly snatching student's phone

    Georgia senator accused of briefly snatching student's phone

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:04:50 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:35:33 GMT
    A Georgia Tech political group says Sen. David Perdue snatched a phone from a student who was video recording while asking the Republican lawmaker a question about Georgia's governor's race. 
    A Georgia Tech political group says Sen. David Perdue snatched a phone from a student who was video recording while asking the Republican lawmaker a question about Georgia's governor's race. 
  • Handling of sex assault claim in state government questioned

    Handling of sex assault claim in state government questioned

    Sunday, October 14 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-10-14 22:44:40 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:07:40 GMT
    A New Jersey woman says she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration and tried for a year to get authorities to take action but with no result. 
    A New Jersey woman says she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration and tried for a year to get authorities to take action but with no result. 
  • North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:44:31 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:07:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court. 
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court. 
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  • APNewsBreak: California revisits three-strike life sentences

    APNewsBreak: California revisits three-strike life sentences

    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:18:54 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:54:14 GMT
    California will reconsider life sentences for thousands of nonviolent third-strike criminals by allowing them to seek parole under a ballot measure approved by voters two years ago. 
    California will reconsider life sentences for thousands of nonviolent third-strike criminals by allowing them to seek parole under a ballot measure approved by voters two years ago. 
  • Child of the storm: Homeless baby, family shelter at Walmart

    Child of the storm: Homeless baby, family shelter at Walmart

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:58:57 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:54:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Wilmer Capps takes the temperature of his two-day-old son Luke while preparing with his wife Lorrainda Smith to spend the first night out of the hospital in a parking lot in Panama City, Fla., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Capps says...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Wilmer Capps takes the temperature of his two-day-old son Luke while preparing with his wife Lorrainda Smith to spend the first night out of the hospital in a parking lot in Panama City, Fla., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Capps says...
    A baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available. 
    A baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available. 
  • Fear, frustration pervade life in post-Michael Florida

    Fear, frustration pervade life in post-Michael Florida

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:58:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-10-18 21:54:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Lanie Eden cries as she looks for her family's possessions in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. They evacuated just before the storm. She said the family had so many cherished...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Lanie Eden cries as she looks for her family's possessions in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. They evacuated just before the storm. She said the family had so many cherished...
    Some tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael. 
    Some tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael. 
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