Trump campaign takes steps to prevent a challenge within GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Worried about a potential Republican primary challenge, President Donald Trump‘s campaign has launched…

JAKARTA, Indonesia | Indonesia gains majority ownership of giant Freeport mine

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia finalized the transfer of majority control over a giant gold and copper…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Senate approves stopgap spending bill

WASHINGTON— The Latest on the fight over funding for a U.S.- Mexico border wall and a…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Meadows urges Trump to veto stopgap bill

WASHINGTON— The Latest on the fight over funding for a U.S.- Mexico border wall and a…

BENI, Congo | Elections in the time of Ebola: Congo votes amid disease

BENI, Congo — What’s an election campaign without shaking hands with potential voters? Congolese candidates in…

WASHINGTON | Budget head Mulvaney picked as Trump’s next chief of staff

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump has picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief…

SYDNEY  | Australia recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

SYDNEY  — Australia has decided to formally recognize west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but won’t move…

MOSCOW | Russian official offers to unveil correspondence with US

MOSCOW — A top official at Russia’s cybersecurity agency has offered to publish its communications with…

WASHINGTON  | Pence aide out of running to be Trump’s next chief of staff

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump’s top pick to replace chief of staff John Kelly, Nick Ayers,…

WASHINGTON | Trump says chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year’s end

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Saturday that chief of staff John Kelly will leave his…

WASHINGTON | Trump political aides shifting over to re-election campaign

WASHINGTON — White House political director Bill Stepien and deputy Justin Clark are leaving the administration…

MADISON, Wis. | The Latest: Wisconsin Legislature OKs weakening governor, AG

MADISON, Wis.— The Latest on Wisconsin Republican lawmakers moving to limit the powers of the incoming…

BERLIN | German prosecutors seek to lift immunity of far-right leader

BERLIN  — German prosecutors have opened a probe into potentially illegal campaign donations sent to a…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump urges supporters to vote, knocks media

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump and midterm elections (all times local): 11:33 a.m.…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Did Trump think mail bombs were liberal plot?

WASHINGTON — For the blink of a tweet, President Donald Trump gave subtle credence to the…

BILLINGS, Mont. | APNewsBreak: Spending in Montana Senate race at record $60M

BILLINGS, Mont.— Spending in Montana’s U.S. Senate race has hit $60 million and shattered a state…

FALLS CHURCH, Va. | Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

FALLS CHURCH, Va.— State delegate Lee Carter of Virginia is expecting a rough campaign when he’s…

JUNEAU, Alaska | Alaska governor’s campaign moving ahead ‘a day at a time’

JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says his re-election campaign is moving ahead but says…

WASHINGTON | White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

WASHINGTON  — Don McGahn has returned to civilian life. A White House official confirms that Wednesday…

WASHINGTON | Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump has asked Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel to serve a second…

LAUSANNE, Switzerland | Former FIFA official Makudi at court for ban appeal hearing

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — From FIFA executive committee member Worawi Makudi is at the Court of Arbitration…

RAMONA, Calif. | Incumbent’s indictment roils California congressional race

RAMONA, Calif. — In Southern California‘s most Republican congressional district a GOP incumbent running against a…

WASHINGTON | First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

WASHINGTON  — Journalist Alice Allison Dunnigan triumphed over sexism and racism to become the first black…

CHERRY HILL, N.J. | Cap on tax deductions a big factor in some key House races

CHERRY HILL, N.J.  — Congressman Leonard Lance voted last December with the interests of his northern…

CHERRY HILL, N.J. | Tax law limit on deductions looms large in some House races

CHERRY HILL, N.J.— Congressman Leonard Lance voted last December with the interests of his northern New…

BOSTON | US Sen. Warren posts 10 years of her tax returns online

BOSTON— U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has posted 10 years of her tax returns online. The decision…

ISLAMABAD | Pakistan cricket star Imran Khan leads amid slow vote count

ISLAMABAD— Pakistan’s former cricket star Imran Khan and his party were maintaining a commanding lead Thursday…

l | Election to give New Mexico district its first congresswoman

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Female candidates are slated to make history in November in a closely…