04202019What's Hot:

Trump’s legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

WASHINGTON (AP) – First they cooperated. Then they stonewalled. Their television interviews were scattershot and ridiculed, their client mercurial and unreliable. But President Donald Trump’s legal team, through a combination of bluster, [...]

Ukraine quiet ahead of presidential election

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – A comedian who plays the role of Ukraine’s president on television is set to take on the job for real, pushing out the man who currently holds the office, according to public opinion surveys ahead of Sunday’s [...]

Feds ask for 18-month sentence in Russian agent case

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. prosecutors say a Russian gun-rights activist who admitted being a secret agent for the Kremlin should serve an 18-month prison sentence. The request came in a sentencing memo filed late Friday in Maria Butina’s [...]

Border Patrol: Ecuadorian assaulted agent on mountain trail

PATAGONIA, Ariz. (AP) – The U.S. Border Patrol says an Ecuadorian man assaulted an agent on a mountain trail in southern Arizona after the Ecuadorian and two Mexican men apparently crossed the U.S.-Mexico border illegally. The Border [...]

Peruvian judge orders jail for former president Kuczynski

LIMA, Peru (AP) – A Peruvian judge has ordered that former president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski be jailed for up to three years as authorities investigate his alleged involvement in a corruption case. The order announced Friday against Kuczynski, [...]

A few things you might have missed from the Mueller report

WASHINGTON (AP) – Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report focuses on the seminal questions of whether President Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with the Russians and whether the president sought to illegally obstruct the investigation. But [...]

After 2 years of Russia probe drips, are you numb to it all?

WASHINGTON (AP) – For two years there’s been the drip-drip-drip of the Russia investigation and the tweet-tweet-tweet of President Donald Trump assailing it. Numb yet? The slowly rolling revelations may have worked in Trump’s favor [...]

Peruvians gather for funeral of former president Alan Garcia

LIMA, Peru (AP) – Large crowds have gathered in the Peruvian capital for the funeral procession of former President Alan Garcia, who killed himself after authorities arrived at his home to arrest him for alleged involvement in a corruption [...]

Indiana man accused of posting Trump threats on Facebook

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) – Federal charges have been filed against an Indiana man who authorities say threatened to shoot President Donald Trump in Facebook posts. The indictment says 20-year-Steffon Gonzalez posted on March 28 that he was [...]

Ukraine candidates: Experience vs image

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine’s presidential election on Sunday will pit image against experience, with polls suggesting TV comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy heading for an overwhelming victory against President Petro Poroshenko. Poroshenko [...]