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Iran warns US against provocations; suggests peace possible

Jul. 22, 2018 4:23 AM EDT

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president is warning President Donald Trump against provoking his country while indicating peace between the two nations might still be possible. Trump earlier this year pulled the United States out of the international deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing a nuclear...

1 dead, dozens of hostages freed after Los Angeles standoff

Jul. 22, 2018 1:50 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman was shot and killed when a gunman ran into a busy Los Angeles supermarket where he held dozens of people hostage for about three hours Saturday before handcuffing himself and surrendering to police. No hostages were seriously hurt. About two hours before taking the hostages,...

Kavanaugh: Once questioned Watergate tapes decision

Jul. 22, 2018 12:36 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested several years ago that the unanimous high court ruling in 1974 that forced President Richard Nixon to turn over the Watergate tapes, leading to the end of his presidency, may have been wrongly decided. Kavanaugh was taking part in a...

Top intel official says he meant no disrespect to Trump

Jul. 21, 2018 11:34 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The top U.S. intelligence official said Saturday he meant no disrespect to President Donald Trump in a televised interview discussing the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said his Thursday comments at the Aspen Security Forum...

Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a client

Jul. 21, 2018 11:27 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it "inconceivable" that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their discussion about a potential payment for a...

The Latest: Trump says lawyer taping him may be 'illegal'

Jul. 21, 2018 11:21 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his onetime personal attorney (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Donald Trump says he finds it "inconceivable" that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in on a report of a taped conversation. In the weeks before the 2016...

VP Pence headlines Georgia rally in governor's race

Jul. 21, 2018 10:22 PM EDT

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence made his presence felt Saturday in Georgia's race for governor, headlining a rally for Secretary of State Brian Kemp ahead of the looming Republican primary runoff. The appearance came three days after President Donald Trump unexpectedly weighed in on the race,...

Hillary Clinton to help immigrants reuniting with children

Jul. 21, 2018 10:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton is offering a helping hand to immigrants looking to reunite with their families: She says she'll help organize transportation they might not be able to afford. "I'm going to be tweeting about this in the days to come, but if any of you work for an airline please direct...

Kavanaugh: Watergate tapes decision may have been wrong

Jul. 21, 2018 9:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested several years ago that the unanimous high court ruling in 1974 that forced President Richard Nixon to turn over the Watergate tapes, leading to the end of his presidency, may have been wrongly decided. Kavanaugh was taking part in a...

Administration releases documents about former Trump adviser

Jul. 21, 2018 9:02 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Saturday released a set of documents once deemed top secret relating to the wiretapping of a onetime adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The New York Times reported that the documents involving former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page were...