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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump says would be 'appropriate' for Russia to rejoin G-7President Donald Trump says it would be appropriate for Russia to be readmitted to a group of seven of the world's major industrial nations
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
Michigan civil rights director takes leave after commentsThe embattled director of Michigan's civil rights department is taking a leave of absence after making inappropriate remarks about a woman he saw outside a meeting at a suburban Detroit middle school
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump pauses while speaking during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump: Any Jew voting Democratic is uninformed or disloyalPresident Donald Trump says any Jewish people who vote Democratic show "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this June 26, 2015, file photo, a crowd celebrates outside of the Supreme Court in Washington after the court declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the U.S. On Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, the Justice Department brief filed telling the Supreme Court that federal law allows firing workers for being transgender. The brief is related to a group of three cases that the high court will hear in its upcoming term related to LGBTQ discrimination in the workplace. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Trump steadily fulfills goals on religious right wish listAfter a flurry of recent actions, the Trump administration is winning praise from conservative religious leaders for fulfilling many of their goals
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., runs to the platform as she arrives to speak at a rally Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at Macalaster College during a campaign appearance in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
An apology, a packed rally and a plan: 24 hours with WarrenElizabeth Warren started the day with an apology, repeating her regrets for her past claims of Native American heritage, but ended it with a clear sign that Democrats aren't holding the mistake against her.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump acknowledges China polices may mean US economic painPresident Donald Trump says his administration is a looking at a variety of tax cut proposals but not as a response to a potential recession
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
Kentucky governor looks for boost from TrumpRepublican Gov. Matt Bevin's reelection campaign is looking to reap a financial windfall when President Donald Trump headlines a private fundraiser for Bevin this week
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns IranU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says greater cooperation and "fresh thinking to solve old problems" are needed in the Middle East _ but he also warns that Iran and its proxies are continuing "to foment terror and unrest" in the region
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Dem House candidate joins GOP rival in helping super PACsThe Democrat in the country's last undecided U.S. House race publicly decries dark money in politics but joins his Republican rival by making it easier for outside political spending groups to have access to campaign footage
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Alaska governor OKs smaller oil-wealth check for nowAlaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy opted for a mix when he had to decide whether to keep pushing to pay residents a nearly $3,000 check this year from the state's oil-wealth fund or accept a lesser amount approved by lawmakers.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Britain's opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to meet business leaders at the Business and Technology Centre, Stevenage, England, Tuesday Aug. 20, 2019, to discuss the impact of leaving the EU without a deal. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
UK, EU only harden their positions on Brexit as G-7 nearsThe European Union and Britain, which are hurtling toward a costly no-deal split in October, have kicked off a high-wire week of diplomacy by entrenching themselves deeper in their irreconcilable positions
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump arrives to greet Romanian President Klaus Iohannis upon his arrival on the South Lawn of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump considering State Department official for Russia postPresident Donald Trump says the No. 2 official at the State Department may be his next ambassador to Russia
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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