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Trump tells grads 'you don't give up, you don't give in'

May. 25, 2018 11:35 AM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland (AP) — President Donald Trump stressed the United States' military might as he addressed graduates at the United States Naval Academy Friday, saying the "best way to prevent war is to be fully prepared for war." Trump spoke to the 2018 graduating class in Annapolis, stressing American...

Trump accuses Dems of 'rooting against' NKorea talks

May. 25, 2018 10:54 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday accused Democrats of "rooting against" upcoming nuclear talks with North Korea, and said his political opponents were trying to coddle gang members. With the 2018 midterm elections on the horizon, Trump has gone out of his way to poke Democrats. On Friday,...

Summit talk turns warmer; Trump says 'talking to them now'

May. 25, 2018 10:45 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday warmly welcomed North Korea's promising response to his abrupt withdrawal from the potentially historic Singapore summit and said "we're talking to them now" about putting it back on track. "Everybody plays games," said Trump, who often boasts about his...

The Latest: Mattis: 'Possibly some good news' on summit

May. 25, 2018 10:27 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says there is "possibly some good news" about a U.S.-North Korea summit. Speaking to reporters at the Pentagon on Friday, Mattis said diplomats are working to get the summit...

Trump: US now 'talking to' North Korea after canceling summit, says 'everybody plays games'

May. 25, 2018 9:27 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump: US now 'talking to' North Korea after canceling summit, says 'everybody plays games' .

The Latest: Trump says NKorea statement on talks 'good news'

May. 25, 2018 8:26 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 8:23 a.m. President Donald Trump says North Korea's latest statement on nuclear talks is "good news" and that "we will soon see where it will lead." The North Korean government on Friday said it is still "willing to...

President Trump calls North Korea response to canceled summit 'warm and productive,' expresses hope for peace

May. 25, 2018 8:22 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Trump calls North Korea response to canceled summit 'warm and productive,' expresses hope for peace .

World stocks mixed as NKorea's restraint eases concerns

May. 25, 2018 8:12 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were mixed Friday as investors eyed the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea, developments in global trade disputes and prepared for a long weekend in the U.S. and Britain. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX rose 0.8 percent to 12,961 and France's CAC 40 added 0.4 percent to...

10 Things to Know for Today

May. 25, 2018 8:02 AM EDT

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FOR TRUMP, KIM MAY BE THE DEAL THAT GOT AWAY Eager for a dramatic moment and a bold accomplishment, Trump agreed to Kim's March overture for a summit in less than an hour, ignoring the warnings of seasoned...

No deal: Inside Trump's decision to walk on NKorea summit

May. 25, 2018 7:29 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un may be the deal that got away. Trump and his team weathered insults, tolerated unanswered phone calls and waited hours for negotiating partners who never showed up as they sought to keep the planned Singapore summit with Kim on track. With prospects...