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Daughter recalls murdered mom was obsessed with hitchhiking

May. 15, 2022 03:11 AM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Lena Teinila was an introvert who liked to write poetry and wanted to be a good mother, says her daughter. “I remember her telling me stories about when I was a baby in Finland. She wanted to have a good, happy home for us,” said Patricia O’Neal,...

Trump lawyers detail document hunt in contempt ruling fight

May. 07, 2022 21:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's legal team wants to void a contempt ruling and $10,000-per-day fine against the former president over a subpoena for documents related to a New York civil investigation into his business dealings, saying they’ve conducted a detailed search for the relevant files....

Murkowski maintains cash advantage over Trump-backed hopeful

Apr. 15, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski continues to have a substantial cash advantage over her opponent backed by former President Donald Trump. Murkowski, in office since 2002, brought in more than $1.5 million in the three-month period ending March 31, according...

Thompson and Trump meet to 'talk politics,' ex-aide says

Mar. 31, 2022 20:06 PM EDT

Tommy Thompson, just weeks removed from leading the University of Wisconsin System, met with former President Donald Trump on Thursday for a talk about “Wisconsin politics,” a former aide said. Thompson was elected to four terms as Wisconsin's governor, and earlier this year...

EXPLAINER: What the law says about presidential records

Mar. 30, 2022 13:52 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Revelations of a roughly eight-hour gap in official records of then-President Donald Trump's phone calls on the day of last year's insurrection at the U.S. Capitol are raising fresh questions about the diligence — or lack thereof — of his record keeping. The...

Trump plane makes emergency landing after engine failure

Mar. 09, 2022 16:49 PM EST

A plane carrying former President Donald Trump was forced to make an emergency landing in New Orleans last weekend after suffering engine failure over the Gulf of Mexico. The details of the emergency landing, first reported by Politico, were confirmed Wednesday by a person familiar...

House panel requests Trump WH records from National Archives

Feb. 25, 2022 06:07 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional oversight committee sought additional documents Friday from the National Archives related to former President Donald Trump’s handling of White House records as the panel looks to expand its investigation into his handling of sensitive and even classified...

Senate hopeful headed to Mar-a-Lago slams Dems over Jan. 6

Feb. 22, 2022 17:59 PM EST

A Republican front-runner in Nevada's U.S. Senate race who plans to co-host a fundraiser with former President Donald Trump this week says Democrats and the press are exaggerating the magnitude of the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Adam Laxalt is one of several swing-state...