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Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Mar. 5, 2019 12:11 AM EST

A look at where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia and whether the president obstructed the investigation. Trump also plays a central...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Mar. 2, 2019 2:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Reps. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., and Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.; Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., 2020 presidential candidate. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va.; Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio. ___ CBS' "Face...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Mar. 1, 2019 7:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Reps. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., and Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.; Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., 2020 presidential candidate. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — To be announced. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — National...

'Racist,' 'con man': Cohen assails Trump before Congress

Feb. 27, 2019 11:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president's former lawyer on Wednesday cast him as a racist and a con man who used his inner circle to cover up politically damaging allegations about sex, and who lied throughout the 2016 election campaign about his business interests in...

Man accused of repeatedly threatening US Sen. Mark Warner

Feb. 27, 2019 10:37 AM EST

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man is accused of repeatedly threatening to punch and shoot U.S. Sen. Mark Warner over his views on abortion and the proposed border wall. The Virginian-Pilot reports 55-year-old Anthony Butkiewicz III is charged with threatening to assault a U.S. official, and was...

Cohen prepared testimony: Trump is 'racist,' 'liar,' 'cheat'

Feb. 27, 2019 1:27 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer is preparing to tell a House committee Wednesday that Trump knew ahead of time that WikiLeaks had emails damaging to his rival Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and that he is a "racist," a "conman" and a "cheat." Michael Cohen...

US automakers to Trump: Don't slap tariffs on imported cars

Feb. 19, 2019 9:51 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — America's auto industry is bracing for a potential escalation in President Donald Trump's tariff war with the world, one that could weaken the global auto industry and economy, inflate car prices and trigger a backlash in Congress. Late Sunday, the Commerce Department sent the White House a...

Trump's new trade decision: Impose tariffs on imported cars?

Feb. 15, 2019 5:04 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Sometimes, on a bad night, Brad Strong wakes at 2 a.m. and can't get back to sleep. The insomnia isn't about his family or money or health. It's about tariffs. The Strong family's three car dealerships in Salt Lake City could suffer a significant blow if President Donald Trump proceeds with...

California governor wants users to profit from online data

Feb. 13, 2019 9:31 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has set off a flurry of speculation after he said the state's consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars that technology companies make by capitalizing on personal data they collect. The new governor has asked aides to develop a proposal...

Cohen postpones Senate interview, citing medical reasons

Feb. 11, 2019 5:05 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Cohen's closed-door testimony before the Senate intelligence committee has been postponed "due to post-surgery medical needs," his attorney said Monday. Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, is under subpoena from the committee and was scheduled to talk to the...