WASHINGTON | US starts withdrawing supplies, but not troops, from Syria

WASHINGTON  — Jan 11, 2019—The U.S. military said Friday it has started pulling equipment, but not…

NEW YORK | New year, higher pay: 2019 changes affecting small business

NEW YORK  — Many small businesses will see their labor costs increase in 2019. Seventeen states…

IDAHO NATIONAL LABORATORY, Idaho | Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy

IDAHO NATIONAL LABORATORY, Idaho — A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in…

DeVos reinstates for-profit college watchdog cut under Obama

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday restored federal recognition to an accrediting group that oversees dozens…

DENVER | Dozens plead with Trump administration to keep air rules

DENVER — Dozens of people who live near oil and gas wells pleaded with the Trump…

WASHINGTON | Families take step toward suing EPA for toxic paint stripper

WASHINGTON  — The mothers of two men killed by a toxic paint stripper have taken a…

WASHINGTON | Attacks renew debate: Should US have domestic terrorism law?

WASHINGTON — The package bombs sent to Democrats across the county and the killings of Jews…

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. | Cher admits wanting to get Kennedy honor during Obama years

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif.— The phone call telling Cher she was a Kennedy Center honoree was certainly…

NEW YORK | ‘Pod Save America’ political podcast is coming to HBO

NEW YORK— The popular political podcast “Pod Save America” is coming to HBO for a series…

KIEV, Ukraine | Envoy: US willing to consider further lethal aid to Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine — The United States special envoy for Ukraine said Saturday that Washington would consider…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s blustery myths on hurricanes, income

WASHINGTON — In a stormy week, President Donald Trump blustered and distorted reality, denying massive deaths…

LOS ANGELES | Democrat blisters indicted California Rep. Hunter in TV ad

LOS ANGELES — Just days after Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter was indicted by a federal grand…

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Trump complains to Ohio GOP that Dems are ‘negative, nasty’

COLUMBUS, Ohio — President Donald Trump sought to unite Ohio’s fractious state Republican Party on Friday,…

WASHINGTON | For-profit colleges have allies now, but complaints persist

WASHINGTON— A lawsuit against Ashford University describes an admissions office with a cutthroat sales culture more…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: EPA proposes relaxing coal plant emissions rule

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Trump administration’s plan to relax restrictions on greenhouse gas emission…

JERUSALEM | Bolton tells Netanyahu that Iran nuclear deal was ‘wretched’

JERUSALEM— President Donald Trump’s national security adviser is bemoaning the “wretched” Iranian nuclear deal in his…

WASHINGTON | White House: Trump is revoking security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan

WASHINGTON — White House: Trump is revoking security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John…

DENVER | Governors say ban on land deals could hurt beleaguered bird

DENVER — Some governors in the U.S. West say a new Trump administration directive threatens to…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s economic fiction: ‘record’ GDP, jobs

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is distorting the truth on U.S. economic growth and jobs, pointing…

WASHINGTON | Trump proposes car-mileage rollback; states sue in protest

WASHINGTON— Citing safety, the Trump administration on Thursday proposed rolling back car-mileage standards, backing away from…

WASHINGTON | Trump team wants to roll back Obama-era mileage standards

WASHINGTON  — The Trump administration has proposed rolling back tougher Obama-era gas mileage requirements that are…

WASHINGTON The Latest: Short-term health plans cheaper but cover less

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Trump administration’s short-term health insurance plans (all times local): 11:30 a.m.…

WASHINGTON | EPA reverses order allowing polluting diesel truck engines

WASHINGTON  — Environmental Protection Agency acting chief Andrew Wheeler has withdrawn a break that the agency…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump off base on energy, court case, more

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump gloated about a court case that didn’t offer him the vindication…

APNewsBreak: Verizon to end location data sales to brokers

Verizon is pledging to stop sales through intermediaries of data that pinpoints the location of mobile…

WASHINGTON | Trump to DOJ: Investigate whether FBI infiltrated campaign

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he will “demand” that the Justice Department investigate whether the…

WASHINGTON | As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will “demand” that the Justice Department…

WASHINGTON | Trump to demand DOJ review claims of FBI spy on campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’ll demand that the Justice Department review whether it…

BEIJING | EU rep says Iran deal will not ‘fall apart’ without the US

BEIJING (AP) — The Iran nuclear deal will not “fall apart” despite the United States withdrawing…

WASHINGTON | Ex-Justice official Yates heads to law firm where she worked

WASHINGTON — Former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates has a new job at her old law…