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Trump puts deal-making credentials to test with China talks

May. 8, 2019 10:42 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he cranks up the pressure on China in pursuit of a new trade accord, President Donald Trump is putting his deal-making persona on the line and injecting new risk into his bid for another four years in the White House. Trump has raised the already high stakes of this week's talks...

Today in History

Apr. 20, 2019 12:40 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, April 20, the 110th day of 2019. There are 255 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 20, 1999, the Columbine High School massacre took place in Colorado as two students shot and killed 12 classmates and one teacher before taking their own lives. On this...

A look at states in center of 2020 battle for Senate control

Mar. 30, 2019 10:49 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are facing an uphill fight as they try to capture the Senate majority next year. Since Republicans control the Senate 53 to 47, Democrats will need to gain at least three seats next year to take over. The exact number will depend on how many Democratic incumbents lose and...