Trump’s budget proposal offers preview of upcoming campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated by a divided Congress and rifts within his own party, President Donald…

Democrats: Milwaukee convention choice shows party values

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee will host the 2020 Democratic National Convention, party leaders announced Monday, highlighting…

Biden eyes fundraising challenge amid new sense of urgency

NEW YORK (AP) — On the cusp of another White House run, Joe Biden faces a…

‘He said, he said’ – Who can you trust in Cohen-Trump saga?

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a “he said, he said” where the “he” — no matter…

Holder rules out 2020 run, says he’ll focus on redistricting

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Attorney General Eric Holder says he’s not running for president in 2020.…

House OKs Democrats’ bill blocking Trump emergency on wall

WASHINGTON / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) House Democrats have ignored a veto threat and passed legislation that…

Federal prosecutor advances to runoff for Chicago mayor

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal prosecutor running as an outsider advanced Tuesday to a runoff for…

Iran’s foreign minister hopes resignation empowers diplomats

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister has told colleagues he hopes his sudden resignation will…

DES MOINES, Iowa | Elizabeth Warren makes key 2020 hires ahead of 1st Iowa trip

DES MOINES, Iowa  — Sen. Elizabeth Warren made key political hires in Iowa on Wednesday, signaling…

NEW YORK | Barack Obama appears on Miranda’s latest ‘Hamilton’ song

NEW YORK — Barack Obama, or Barap Obama? The former U.S. president appears on a reworked…

Biden most consider the age issue as he ponders 2020 run

As he considers running for president, Joe Biden is talking with friends and longtime supporters about…

WASHINGTON | US loses to Russia in case of 2 arms trafficking suspects

WASHINGTON — The Russian father and son were in a Hungarian jail, charged in an elaborate…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: George W Bush says he called dad ‘wonderful’

WASHINGTON— The Latest on events honoring late former President George H.W. Bush (all times local): 1:25…

WASHINGTON | Presidents club assembles for Bush funeral, Trump an outlier

WASHINGTON — The death of George H.W. Bush is bringing together the five remaining members of…

WASHINGTON | Last salute: A guide to George HW Bush’s funeral

WASHINGTON — President George H.W. Bush is getting a national farewell at Washington National Cathedral before…

APNewsBreak: President Donald Trump to attend Army-Navy game

President Donald Trump will attend Saturday’s Army-Navy Game in Philadelphia. The White House confirmed Trump’s attendance…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Obama didn’t have family separation policy

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is falsely asserting that the federal policy that split migrant families at…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump book didn’t foreshadow bin Laden attack

WASHINGTON  — In an echo of his campaign rhetoric, President Donald Trump is back to portraying…

WASHINGTON | Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama’s book show

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama practically brought the house down at Michelle Obama’s book show…

INGLEWOOD, Calif. | Mrs. Obama says ‘Access Hollywood’ tape led her to speak out

INGLEWOOD, Calif.— Michelle Obama said she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech in…

NEW YORK | Nielsen says 36.1 million people watched midterm returns

NEW YORK — There was a good election turnout on television, too. The Nielsen company said…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Obama was harsh against leakers

WASHINGTON  — Barack Obama‘s recent denunciation of President Donald Trump’s treatment of the press overlooks the…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: White House’s selective reading on economy

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pitched a wildly off-base claim about economic growth Monday as the…

ANAHEIM, Calif | Obama in campaign mode, back to promoting hope over fear

ANAHEIM, Calif  — Former President Barack Obama said Saturday that November midterm elections would give Americans…

ANAHEIM, Calif | The Latest: Obama rallies Democrats, Pence disappointed

ANAHEIM, Calif — The Latest on former President Barack Obama (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Vice…

ANAHEIM, Calif | Obama to campaign for congressional candidates in California

ANAHEIM, Calif  — Barack Obama is jumping back into campaign-mode with a visit to a once-solid…

WASHINGTON | McCain funeral speakers expected to include Bush and Obama

WASHINGTON  — Presidents past and present joined members of Congress from both parties and world leaders…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: McCain praised for helping Vietnam relations

WASHINGTON— The Latest on the death of Sen. John McCain (all times local): 2 a.m. A…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence says he and wife are praying for McCain

WASHINGTON— The Latest on Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. (all times local): 8 p.m. Vice President Mike…

Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

Aretha Franklin, who was born and rose to fame during the segregation era and went on…