North Korea goes to polls to rubber-stamp parliament lineup

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Millions of North Korean voters, including leader Kim Jong Un, went…

France unveils plan to tax internet giants revenue

PARIS (AP) — The French government on Wednesday unveiled plans to slap a 3 percent tax…

France to create a 3 percent tax on internet giants’ revenue

PARIS (AP) — The French government unveiled plans Wednesday to slap a 3 percent tax on…

Teen tells Senate why he defied his mom to get vaccinated

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Ohio teen defied his mother’s anti-vaccine beliefs and started getting his shots when…

Mnuchin announces halt in payments into 2 retirement funds

WASHINGTON(AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin informed Congress on Monday that he will stop making payments…

Trump claims Cohen book would prove ex-aide a liar

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed Friday that his former lawyer Michael Cohen shopped a…

Thai lawmakers approve controversial cybersecurity act

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s legislature passed a cybersecurity bill on Thursday that would allow authorities access…

Transgender troops tell Congress they excel in military

SAN DIEGO  (AP) — Transgender troops testifying for the first time to Congress on Wednesday said transitioning…

Missouri House passes wide-ranging abortion restrictions

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.  — The Missouri House on Wednesday took steps to outlaw most abortions in…

House approves bill to expand gun-sale background checks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-controlled House on Wednesday approved a measure requiring federal background checks for…

The Latest: UK Parliament votes to hold May to Brexit vow

LONDON | FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News)— The Latest on the negotiations on Brexit (all times local):…

Military spent about $8M on transgender care since 2016

SAN DIEGO / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) Lindsey Muller served in the Army as a man for…

What to Watch: Cohen’s testimony could deal damage to Trump

WASHINGTON / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) There’ll be much talk of a “rat,” hush money for onetime…

Cohen says Trump knew about WikiLeaks email dump beforehand

WASHINGTON / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) President Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer is planning to tell a…

Business chief says delaying Brexit is an option for sanity

LONDON / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) Prime Minister Theresa May insisted Wednesday that Britain will leave the…

Russia presses case for greater control over its internet

MOSCOW / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) The Kremlin spokesman said on Wednesday that reports that the…

Decorated transgender troops to testify before Congress

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Lindsey Muller served in the Army as a man for nearly a…

The Latest: Cohen says Trump knew about WikiLeaks email dump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s appearances this week before Congress…

Senate confirms circuit court nominee over Dem objections

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee for a lifetime seat on the 9th U.S. Circuit…

Congress approves major public lands, conservation bill

DETROIT / FEBRUARY 26, 2019 (STL.News) Fiat Chrysler on Tuesday announced a $4.5 billion plan that…

The precarious perch of a potential Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Shanahan, the former Boeing executive, was in a familiar place — aboard…

Cohen expected to tell senators about Trump Russia contacts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen will start a three-day gauntlet…

House to vote on measure revoking Trump’s emergency order

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are moving quickly to try to roll back President Donald Trump‘s declaration…

UK leader under pressure to take no-deal off table

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May was battling to defeat a revolt from members of…

Cohen to kick off week of interviews at Senate committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen will start a three-day gauntlet…

NC’s Tillis is 2nd GOP senator to oppose Trump emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Carolina’s Thom Tillis on Monday became the second Republican to promise a…

Main UK opposition party takes step to back new Brexit vote

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May returned from a seemingly unproductive meeting with European Union…

WASHINGTON | Lawmakers, first responders sound alarm on 9/11 fund

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 17 years after the 9/11 attacks, lawmakers and first responders are…

WASHINGTON | Teens successfully tweet Trump for support of archives bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — All the bill needed to become law was President Donald Trump’s signature. It…

CHISINAU, Moldova | Early results: no party secures majority in Moldova ballot

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Early results from Moldova’s parliamentary elections show no party has secured a…