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Trump pleads with Venezuela's military to back Guaido

Feb. 18, 2019 8:33 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday pleaded with Venezuela's military to support opposition leader Juan Guaido and issued a dire warning if they continue to stand with President Nicolas Maduro's government. "You will find no safe harbor, no easy exit and no way out. You will lose everything,"...

The Latest: 1,000-plus gather to honor Parkland victims

Feb. 14, 2019 6:46 PM EST

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (all times local): 6:45 p.m. More than a thousand people gathered at a South Florida park on the anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre to honor the 17 victims killed. Thursday...

The Latest: Trump: He's praying for those shooting affected

Feb. 14, 2019 12:50 PM EST

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (all times local): 12 p.m. President Donald Trump says he and first lady Melania Trump are praying for those affected by the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 people dead one year...

Reckoning time: Trump checks in for another medical checkup

Feb. 8, 2019 6:37 PM EST

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — It's reckoning time: President Donald Trump had his annual medical exam Friday, a year after his doctor advised him to up the exercise and cut the calories. Trump spent more than four hours at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for a checkup supervised by Dr. Sean P. Conley,...

Melania Trump tells anti-drug group 'recovery is possible'

Feb. 7, 2019 1:18 PM EST

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Melania Trump thanked youth anti-drug advocates Thursday for "choosing to step up and be part of the solution" for reducing drug abuse and addiction. "You are our greatest agents for change," the first lady told hundreds attending the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America's annual...

Inmate freed with help by Kim Kardashian West gets book deal

Feb. 6, 2019 12:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — An inmate whose life sentence was commuted thanks in part to the efforts of Kim Kardashian West has a book deal, along with deals for film and television rights. Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, announced Wednesday that Alice Marie Johnson's "After Life: My Journey From...

Trump to meet with Colombian president later this month

Feb. 6, 2019 12:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Colombia will be traveling to Washington and meeting with President Donald Trump later this month. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders says Trump and first lady Melania Trump will welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque and his wife on February 13. She says the...

Trump calls for bipartisanship, a hard line on immigration

Feb. 6, 2019 10:48 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Face to face with emboldened Democrats, President Donald Trump called on Washington to cast aside "revenge, resistance and retribution" and end "ridiculous partisan investigations" in a State of the Union address delivered at a vulnerable moment for his presidency. Trump appealed Tuesday...

In SOTU address, Trump calls for end of resistance politics

Feb. 5, 2019 11:51 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Face to face with emboldened Democrats, President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Washington to cast aside "revenge, resistance and retribution" and end "ridiculous partisan investigations" in a State of the Union address delivered at a vulnerable moment for his presidency. Trump...

The Latest: Dem women, including Ocasio-Cortez, cheer Trump

Feb. 5, 2019 10:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's State of the Union address (all times local): 10:50 p.m. President Donald Trump seemed pleasantly surprised when Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez jumped to her feet with other white-garbed female House members and cheered something he said. The moment...