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AP Explains: Mueller's legal actions not overlooked by Trump

Sep. 19, 2018 5:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller has been busy. In just the last two weeks, the special counsel has secured the cooperation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, dispensed with the case of the campaign aide who triggered the Russia probe and signaled he's squeezed all the information he...

Trump: Not concerned about Manafort cooperation

Sep. 19, 2018 11:39 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he's not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe. Trump told reporters at the White House that if Paul Manafort tells the truth to special counsel Robert Mueller's team then he doesn't see a...

AP Explains: Big few weeks for Mueller in Russia probe

Sep. 18, 2018 6:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller has been busy. In just the last two weeks, the special counsel has secured the cooperation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, dispensed with the case of the campaign aide who triggered the Russia probe and signaled he's squeezed all the information he...

Palestinian official: US Mideast policies 'irresponsible'

Sep. 14, 2018 2:02 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian official has accused the U.S. administration of pursuing "irresponsible" policies after President Donald Trump's Mideast adviser defended punitive measures against the Palestinians. The adviser, Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, told The New York Times this week that he...

Trump administration orders closure of Palestinian office

Sep. 10, 2018 2:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration ordered the closure of the Palestinian diplomatic mission in Washington on Monday and threatened sanctions against the International Criminal Court if it pursues investigations against the U.S., Israel, or other allies. The moves are likely to harden Palestinian...

Trump closing Palestinian mission in pro-Israel move

Sep. 10, 2018 1:48 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is closing the Palestine Liberation Organization's mission in Washington, the latest U.S. blow against the Palestinians and an international court during the stalled Mideast peace process. Some things to know: THE GIST The administration's move to close the PLO...

Palestinians say informed US shutting PLO delegation office

Sep. 10, 2018 10:16 AM EDT

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The U.S. has notified the Palestinians it's closing their mission in Washington, a senior official said Monday, the latest in a series of American blows to the Palestinians. The Trump administration notified the Palestinians last year it will shutter their office in Washington...

In Trump's rise, Michael Moore sees the hallmarks of Hitler

Sep. 7, 2018 10:11 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — At the premiere of Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 11/9," the filmmaker's impassioned and portentous documentary about Donald Trump and the conditions that led to his presidency, Moore brought to the stage several Parkland, Florida, students who appear briefly in the film. "Generation of hope!"...

NYC official: Why haven't Kushners, others paid their fines?

Sep. 5, 2018 4:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A day after The Associated Press reported the Kushner family real estate firm owes over a half-million dollars in unpaid fines to New York City, an official is calling for a probe into the larger problem of why a whopping $1.5 billion fines has gone uncollected from landlords and others...

Kim Kardashian visits Trump to talk prison reform

Sep. 5, 2018 3:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who successfully pushed President Donald Trump to grant a pardon for a drug offender earlier this year, returned to the White House on Wednesday for a meeting with senior aides as part of the administration's efforts on criminal justice reform....