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  • Boris Johnson says UK told Donald Trump that Russia was behind hacking

    LONDON – Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain told U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and his team that Russia "is up to all sorts of very dirt ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 9:21 am
  • McDonald's sells China business in deal worth up to $2.1B

    HONG KONG – Fast-food giant McDonald’s is selling a controlling stake in its China business to a group of investors led by state-owned Chinese conglom ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trump son-in-law Kushner to take senior White House role

    NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump appointed his influential son-in-law Jared Kushner as a White House senior adviser Monday, putting the young r ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Democrats to challenge Sessions on immigration, civil rights

    WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats will challenge President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions, when he appears before the ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trump unfiltered: Tweets reveal his interests, insecurities

    WASHINGTON – His message came at the start of one of the busiest weeks of Donald Trump’s transition to the White House. It’s a week when he and his te ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Manhunt underway for suspect in killing of Orlando officer

    ORLANDO, Fla. – An Orlando police sergeant was shot and killed Monday after approaching a suspect wanted for questioning in the murder of his pregnant ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Fort Lauderdale airport shooting suspect gets public defender in court

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Iraq war veteran held in the fatal shooting of five people inside Fort Lauderdale’s airport was appointed a federal public ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • AP-NORC Poll: Obama won nation's approval, didn't unite it

    WASHINGTON – More Americans feel Barack Obama’s presidency divided the country than feel it brought people together, a new poll shows. Yet he leaves o ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner to take senior White House role

    NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump's influential son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will join the White House as a senior adviser, according to two peopl ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 1:17 pm
  • Manhunt underway for suspect in killing of Orlando officer

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – A massive manhunt was underway Monday in the popular tourist destination of Orlando as authorities searched for a man accused of ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • U.S. had near-record heat, costly weather disasters in 2016

    WASHINGTON – With steamy nights, sticky days and torrential downpours, last year went down as one of the warmest and wildest weather years on record i ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 10:29 am
  • Twitter suspends ex-pharma executive Martin Shkreli for harassment

    NEW YORK – Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli has been suspended from Twitter for harassing a journalist.
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 8:16 am
  • Donald Trump battles Meryl Streep as Cabinet picks prepare for grilling

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump and his Cabinet picks are preparing to face public questioning over their business conflicts, their approach to Russia and oth ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 8:15 am
  • Meryl Streep blasts Donald Trump in Golden Globes speech

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Actress Meryl Streep earned a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes Sunday and in accepting, turned the spotlight aw ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 1:18 pm
  • Congressional Black Caucus to be more aggressive under Trump

    WASHINGTON – For almost eight years, the members of the Congressional Black Caucus existed in the shadow of the first black president. They praised Pr ...
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 11:45 pm
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