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  • Trump son-in-law's ties to Israel raise questions of bias

    JERUSALEM – Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has deep business and personal ties to Israel that could raise ques ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul

    WASHINGTON – House Republicans’ failure to repeal Barack Obama’s health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump’s ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Pentagon: An al-Qaida leader killed in Afghanistan airstrike

    WASHINGTON – A U.S. counterterrorism airstrike earlier this month in Afghanistan killed an al-Qaida leader responsible for a deadly hotel attack in Is ...
    March 25, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Hong Kong set to get new leader as anointed by Beijing

    HONG KONG – A committee dominated by pro-Beijing elites cast ballots Sunday to choose Hong Kong's next leader in the first such vote since 2014's huge ...
    March 25, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • Belarus police arrest over 400 protesters; many are beaten

    MINSK, Belarus – Police in Belarus cracked down hard Saturday on opposition protesters who tried to hold a forbidden demonstration in the capital – a ...
    March 25, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • Prince George to attend Thomas's Battersea school in London

    LONDON – Kensington Palace says Prince George will attend the Thomas's Battersea prep school beginning in September.
    March 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Wrestling ring to political ring: WWE star runs for mayor

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Glenn Jacobs, better known as the towering WWE villain Kane, is stepping into the political ring with a bid for mayor in Tennessee.
    March 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Geologist: Shell hid Nigeria spill dangers

    JOHANNESBURG – Royal Dutch Shell’s Nigeria subsidiary “fiercely opposed” environmental testing and is concealing data showing thousands of Nigerians a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has volunteere ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of deadly rampage

    BIRMINGHAM, England – Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with a reputation fo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump green-lighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a “great day for American jobs” and si ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • No repeal for 'Obamacare' – a humiliating defeat for Trump

    WASHINGTON – In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal “Obamacare” off the House floor Friday when ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

    WASHINGTON – Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:45 pm
  • GOP health bill short of support ahead of do-or-die vote

    WASHINGTON – Republicans' long-promised effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare" was in serious trouble Friday ahead of a do-or-die vote demanded by P ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:46 pm
  • Trump approves Keystone XL pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump declared it a "great day for American jobs" on Friday as he formally green-lighted the Keystone XL pipeline, clear ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:28 am
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