AP: TRUMP LAWYER MET RUSSIAN OLIGARCH AT TRUMP TOWER

Washington - Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, met with a Russian oligarch and discussed U.S.-Russia relations just 11...

EPA CHIEF SCOTT PRUITT RACKED UP $3.1 MILLION BILL FOR SECURITY IN FIRST YEAR

U.S. taxpayers spent at least $3.1 million guarding EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt around the clock during his first year on the job,...

 
 
 

TRUMP PICKS ANTI-IMMIGRATION HARD-LINER TO LEAD REFUGEE BUREAU

President Donald Trump announced plans to nominate a retired foreign service officer affiliated with an organization that critics call...

NORTH KOREA'S GATEWAY TO CHINA IS OPTIMISTIC REGARDLESS OF TRUMP

In the city of Dandong, the main crossing point into China from North Korea, optimism is brewing even after Donald Trump abruptly canceled...

 
 
 

SAUDIS SIGNAL OIL OUTPUT BOOST, OFFERING RELIEF TO CONSUMERS

OPEC and its allies are likely to gradually revive oil output in the second half of the year to ease consumer anxiety as prices trade...

TRUMP CONTINUES TO PUSH CLAIM FBI INFORMANT WAS A CAMPAIGN ‘SPY'

President Donald Trump repeated his unsubstantiated claim that an FBI informant who contacted advisers to his 2016 campaign was a political...

 
 
 

TRUMP CASTS LONG SHADOW AT BUOYANT PUTIN'S GEOPOLITICAL SHOW

President Vladimir Putin scored a major victory by luring leaders from China, Japan and France to his annual economic showcase. But...

CRYPTOCURRENCY ‘SCAM' HAS SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE CHASING BILLIONS

A unit of the South African Police Service said it's started an investigation into an alleged cryptocurrency investment fraud that...

 
 
 

FED'S POWELL SAYS CENTRAL BANKERS ARE FACING A ‘CHALLENGING MOMENT'

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said central banks shouldn't take their independence for granted at a time when trust in public...

COHEN JUDGE TO HEAR FROM STORMY DANIELS'S LAWYER NEXT WEEK

The judge overseeing review of evidence seized by the FBI from President Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen is set to hear arguments...

 
 
 

FORMER AUSTRALIAN PM RUDD SAYS NORTH KOREA'S POSITION HAS BEEN 'RELATIVELY CONSISTENT'

Kevin Rudd, Asia Society president and former prime minister of Australia, discusses the state of U.S.-North Korea relations with Bloomberg's...

TRUDEAU GOVERNMENT SAYS 2017 DEFICIT IS IN LINE WITH PROJECTIONS

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government released interim results for the 2017 fiscal year that it says shows are “broadly” in line...

 
 
 

UNDER PRESSURE FROM TRUMP, SAUDIS PUT BRAKES ON OIL'S RALLY

The world's largest oil exporter just made quite a policy swerve. Within six weeks, Saudi Arabia has gone from advocating higher prices...

N.J.'S MURPHY BACKS CHRISTIE'S $300 MILLION CAPITOL RENOVATION

Governor Phil Murphy, who once called his predecessor's back-channel financing of New Jersey's $300 million statehouse renovation “an...

 
 
 

MANAFORT TRIAL IN VIRGINIA PUSHED TO JULY 24 WITH NO EXPLANATION

The bank and tax fraud trial of Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman of President Donald Trump, was delayed by two weeks to...

MICK MULVANEY IS HAVING A BLAST RUNNING THE AGENCY HE DETESTS

Trump's pick to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says he wants to give it the credibility of the SEC.

 
 
 

SPAIN'S RAJOY VOWS TO COMPLETE HIS TERM

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said he aims to see out the rest of his four-year term after the opposition called a vote of no-confidence...

MALAYSIA'S NAJIB TAKES TO SOCIAL MEDIA TO DEFEND RECORD

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is taking to social media to defend his economic record, denying his administration manipulated...

 
 
 

NORTH KOREA MEANS 'VERY LITTLE BAD' FOR U.S.-CHINA TRADE, SAYS HAINES

Terry Haines, head of political analysis at Evercore ISI, discusses the foreign policy implications of the cancelled meeting between...

THE TORIES WHO COULD FORCE MAY TO KEEP BRITAIN CLOSER TO EUROPE

Mark Pawsey faces a Brexit dilemma. While a majority in the Conservative lawmaker's central England constituency voted to leave the...

 
 
 



Report: Businessman gets 90 days of house arrest in rape of 5-year-old girl

Report: Businessman gets 90 days of house arrest in rape of 5-year-old girl

The 79-year-old will also not have to register as a sex offender. Read more ...

Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 5 million vehicles that could get stuck in...

Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 5 million vehicles that could get stuck in cruise control

Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles over an issue that could prevent drivers from turning off cruise control. Read more ...

Meghan Markle now has her very own coat of arms

Meghan Markle now has her very own coat of arms

There's lots of California imagery honoring her American heritage. Read more ...

Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day. Here's why

Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day. Here's why

Gone are the days of $2-a-gallon gasoline. Read more ...

Multiple injuries reported after shots fired at central Indiana middle...

Multiple injuries reported after shots fired at central Indiana middle school; suspect in custody

The incident happened at Noblesville West Middle School, which is 30 miles north of downtown Indianapolis. Read more ...

Officials: Record fentanyl bust in Nebraska finds enough doses to kill 26...

Officials: Record fentanyl bust in Nebraska finds enough doses to kill 26 million people

Nebraska's governor says it was one of the largest ever drug busts in the United States. Read more ...

George Zimmerman tells court he's $2.5 million in debt

George Zimmerman tells court he's $2.5 million in debt

The ex-neighborhood watch volunteer who killed Trayvon Martin in 2012 says he's $2.5 million in debt and has no income. Read more ...

Oreo announces six new delicious flavors

Oreo announces six new delicious flavors

Chocoalte peanut butter pie, anyone? Read more ...

Red Sox part ways with Hanley Ramirez

Red Sox part ways with Hanley Ramirez

Ramirez designated for assignment Read more ...

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after race scandal

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after race scandal

A once prominent black civil rights leader in Washington state who was later exposed as white is facing charges of welfare fraud. Read more ...