Trump set to roll back Obama policies on energy, environment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is considering an oil billionaire and a North Dakota lawmaker…

May says UK will champion free trade in changing world

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain will be a “global champion of free…

Priebus says he and Bannon make effective Trump team

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is making an overture to warring Republican circles by appointing…

Is Trump’s tough plan on immigration cracking?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump’s tough-talking plan to rein in illegal immigration showed signs of…

Trump win prods European diplomats to seek greater role

BRUSSELS (AP) — Top EU diplomats are calling for more robust European defense and a greater…

Trump names Priebus, Bannon to senior White House roles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump made his first two key personnel appointments on Sunday, one…

Powerful earthquake strikes New Zealand, killing 2 people

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A powerful earthquake that rocked New Zealand on Monday triggered landslides…

Trump names Priebus White House chief of staff

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump named Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus his White House chief…

Australian prime minister did not tell Trump of refugee deal

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian prime minister on Monday confirmed that he did not tell…

Rocker Leon Russell dies in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Leon Russell, who performed, sang and produced some of rock ‘n’ roll’s…

The Latest: New Zealand downgrades tsunami warnings

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on a strong earthquake that struck New Zealand (all…

Pence’s transition job could signal key role in White House

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump’s decision to empower his running mate Mike Pence to…

Bikers help Springsteen, stranded on the side of the road

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Coming across Bruce Springsteen on a broken down motorcycle on the side…

McGregor is UFC’s first 2-division champ, seeks equity stake

NEW YORK (AP) — Conor McGregor raised his arms in triumph before he stepped inside the…

S. Korea prosecutors want to question president over scandal

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors want to question President Park Geun-hye this week…

US Embassy in Afghanistan closes after attacks

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan has closed following deadly insurgent attacks on…

Iraqi forces battle waves of suicide car bombs in Mosul push

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces battled waves of suicide car bombs on Sunday as they…

Thousands rally, march in nationwide anti-Trump protests

NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of thousands of people marched in streets across the United States…

Death toll rises to 50 in IS-claimed blast in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — The death toll from a bomb blast at a Sufi shrine in…

Deadlocked jurors force mistrial in Ohio police shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jurors failed to come up with a verdict against a white former police…

Trump, McConnell and Ryan: Unlikely new power trio for DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s new power trio consists of a bombastic billionaire, a telegenic policy wonk…

1 shot in Oregon amid nationwide anti-Trump protests

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As protests of President-elect Donald Trump entered another day, police in Portland,…

Mistrial: Ohio police shooting trial jury deadlocked

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge declared a mistrial after a jury said it was deadlocked Saturday…

Industry veterans get honorary Oscars at Governors Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since creating a separate ceremony for its honorary Academy Awards, the Academy…

Trump takes on enormous task of building an administration

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is shaking up his transition team as he plunges into…

Washington rejects carbon tax, but backers are undeterred

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington’s carbon tax initiative was billed as a bipartisan approach to curbing carbon…

Hundreds of thousands rally in Seoul to demand Park’s ouster

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people flooded Seoul’s streets on Saturday demanding…

Chinese e-shoppers spend billions on Singles Day

BEIJING (AP) — In a bright spot for China’s cooling economy, online shoppers spent billions of…

US stocks close mostly higher as Dow sets record high

It was perhaps the most surprising trade in a record-setting week on Wall Street: How quickly…

Zuckerberg: ‘Crazy’ to say Facebook influenced election

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the idea that fake news spread on…