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Trump's legal debts top a half-billion dollars. Will he have to pay?

Feb. 16, 2024 20:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's legal debts might now exceed a half-billion dollars. A New York judge ordered Trump and his companies Friday to pay $355 million in fines, plus interest, after ruling that he had manipulated his net worth in financial statements. The...

Uproar over Biden classified documents report carries echoes of 2016 Clinton email case

Feb. 10, 2024 14:44 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The release of a harshly critical Justice Department special counsel report on President Joe Biden has triggered instant flashbacks to history-shaping events of 2016. That's when FBI Director James Comey castigated Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton over her email practices...

Donald Trump deploys his oft-used playbook against women who bother him. For now, it's Nikki Haley

Feb. 06, 2024 00:08 AM EST

MAULDIN, S.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton. Nancy Pelosi. Kamala Harris. Liz Cheney. Carly Fiorina. And for now, Nikki Haley. The former South Carolina governor is the latest in a long line of women — historically some of Republican Donald Trump's most stubborn challengers — for...

Haley insists she's staying in the GOP race. Here's how that could cause problems for Trump

Feb. 02, 2024 11:04 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For months, the underdog in the presidential primary refused to concede defeat. He fought hard in state after state, even as the front-runner amassed a delegate advantage that would be virtually impossible to overcome. The extended feud between Bernie Sanders...

A grainy sonar image reignites excitement and skepticism over Earhart's final flight

Jan. 31, 2024 13:20 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A grainy sonar image recorded by a private pilot has reinvigorated interest in one of the past century’s most alluring mysteries: What happened to Amelia Earhart when her plane vanished during her flight around the world in 1937? Numerous expeditions have...

Biden returns to a deteriorating Wisconsin bridge for an election-year pitch on policy achievements

Jan. 25, 2024 18:46 PM EST

SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) — President Joe Biden returned to the deteriorating John A. Blatnik Memorial Bridge on Thursday to make the case that his administration is following through on its pledge to fix the critical link between the port cities of Superior, Wisconsin and Duluth, Minnesota. ...

Nikki Haley has spent 20 years navigating Republican Party factions. Trump may make that impossible

Jan. 20, 2024 21:52 PM EST

When Nikki Haley was a South Carolina legislator, she backed budgets boosted by federal aid. Running for governor, she criticized a “bailout culture” and dependence on Washington. She once called the Confederate battle flag a heritage symbol and sidestepped calls to remove it...

Why does Iowa launch the presidential campaign?

Jan. 12, 2024 09:28 AM EST

Iowa assumed its position as the state that votes first for a presidential nominee more than 50 years ago. But its 1972 caucuses didn't feel very historic. Two folding tables at state Democratic Party headquarters were enough to accommodate all staff and media present. No TV cameras...

As DeSantis and Haley face off in Iowa GOP debate, urgency could spark fireworks

Jan. 10, 2024 00:37 AM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Just two Republican presidential candidates, former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, will meet on the debate stage Wednesday night. With just five days before the Iowa caucuses, the debate may be their last, best chance to change the trajectory of...

Today in History: January 8, Lyndon Johnson declares 'war on poverty'

Jan. 08, 2024 00:07 AM EST

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2024. There are 358 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 8, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson, in his State of the Union address, declared an “unconditional war on...