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The Latest: Trump cites 'very good experiences' with France

Sep. 24, 2018 7:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 7:15 p.m. President Donald Trump is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. Trump says the two men have had "some very good experiences" but...

'Rocket Man' to 'Terrific': Trump lauds Kim in UN return

Sep. 24, 2018 5:22 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump raised hopes at the United Nations on Monday that a second meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un could occur "quite soon," striking a conciliatory tone one year after he used his debut at the U.N. to deride the autocrat as "Little Rocket Man" and threaten to...

Weighing whether to can Rosenstein, Trump tuned in TV hosts

Sep. 24, 2018 1:22 AM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — As Air Force One streaked across the desert sky and Las Vegas faded in the distance, President Donald Trump began seeking opinions. The TVs on the plane, tuned as always to Fox News, carried headlines about an explosive new story: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had...

At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

Sep. 23, 2018 9:20 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week. In the sequel to his stormy U.N. debut, Trump will stress his dedication to the primacy of U.S. interests while competing with Western allies for an advantage on...

Amid furor, Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein's fate

Sep. 23, 2018 4:24 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — As Air Force One streaked across the desert sky and Las Vegas faded in the distance, President Donald Trump began seeking opinions. The TVs on the plane, tuned as always to Fox News, carried headlines about an explosive new story: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had...

Darnold on winning Jets QB job: It's 'an amazing feeling'

Sep. 4, 2018 5:28 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold got the call from Todd Bowles, and then he made the proud phone call to home. The 21-year-old rookie broke the news to his parents that he was named the New York Jets' starting quarterback. And they didn't hold back their excitement. "Mom was crying, as usual," Darnold...

Sam's Club: Rookie Darnold to start at QB for Jets

Sep. 3, 2018 4:53 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Todd Bowles finally revealed the big decision that everyone expected. Sam Darnold will start at quarterback in the New York Jets' season-opening game at Detroit next Monday night. The 21-year-old Darnold will also make some NFL history by becoming the youngest quarterback to start...

NFL 2018: With Sam Darnold, future could be now for Jets

Aug. 29, 2018 3:31 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Even Broadway Joe thinks the New York Jets might finally have their next franchise quarterback. Joe Namath met Sam Darnold on the field at MetLife Stadium before the team's third preseason game and it provided quite the snapshot. Past meets future — and, maybe, the present....

Bowles has idea who Jets' QB will be _ but he's not saying

Aug. 26, 2018 5:05 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Todd Bowles has a secret — and he's not letting on at all. The only thing is, everyone has a pretty good idea what it is. The New York Jets coach won't say who his starting quarterback will be this season, despite all signs appearing to point to rookie Sam Darnold. "I...

Starter Sam? Darnold solid again, Jets lose to Giants 22-16

Aug. 25, 2018 12:37 AM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold spent a few minutes chatting with Joe Namath and only wished he had more time. At this rate, though, the youngster will have plenty more opportunities down the line. Darnold led the Jets on two touchdown drives, moving closer to securing the starting quarterback job...