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The Latest: Trump campaign plans more rallies for midterms

Oct. 13, 2018 8:23 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 8:20 p.m. President Donald Trump's campaign says he will rally for GOP candidates in several critical Western states late next week. The campaign says Trump will campaign Thursday in Missoula, Montana; on Friday in Mesa, Arizona, and...

Saudi team after Post writer included soldiers, royal guards

Oct. 11, 2018 9:37 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Saudi royal guards, intelligence officers, soldiers and an autopsy expert were part of a 15-member team from the kingdom that targeted missing writer Jamal Khashoggi, Turkish media said Thursday. The Washington Post contributor vanished last week while visiting the Saudi Consulate in...

US increases pressure on Saudis over writer's disappearance

Oct. 11, 2018 5:37 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump demanded answers Wednesday from Saudi Arabia about the fate of a missing Saudi writer as lawmakers pushed for sanctions and a top Republican said the man was likely killed after entering a Saudi consulate in Turkey. Trump said he didn't know what happened to Jamal...

Venezuelan politician mourned after suspicious death

Oct. 10, 2018 6:43 PM EDT

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's chief prosecutor doubled down Wednesday on claims that a jailed opposition activist killed himself, while the Trump administration condemned the government of President Nicolas Maduro for its alleged involvement in the suspicious death. Attorney General Tarek William...

The Latest: White House: More talks with Saudi crown prince

Oct. 10, 2018 1:46 PM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi journalist who went missing after visiting his country's consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 8:35 p.m. The White House says that White House National security adviser John Bolton and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner have spoken to...

Kanye West to visit Trump, discuss prison reform, violence

Oct. 9, 2018 9:44 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rapper Kanye West has been invited to the White House. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says West is scheduled to have lunch with President Donald Trump on Thursday and meet with Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Sanders said on Tuesday they'll talk about manufacturing,...

Still Anonymous: White House hunt for op-ed author fades

Oct. 5, 2018 5:41 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Remember Anonymous? One month ago Friday, an unidentified Trump administration official set off a White House firestorm by claiming in a New York Times opinion piece to be part of a secret "resistance" force out to undermine parts of President Donald Trump's agenda. The article triggered...

The Latest: emotional'

Oct. 5, 2018 1:22 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 1 a.m. The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the FBI interviewed 10 people while investigating sexual misconduct claims against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and found no corroboration of the...

Probes of Trump taxes carry potential for millions in fines

Oct. 4, 2018 8:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Though President Donald Trump insists he did nothing wrong on his taxes, experts say he could be on the hook for tens of millions of dollars in civil fines if state and federal authorities substantiate a New York Times report that found he and his family cheated the IRS for decades. The...

Times says it was wrong to have writer on Kavanaugh story

Oct. 2, 2018 2:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times said Tuesday that it should not have assigned a writer who criticized Brett Kavanaugh on social media to its news story about the Supreme Court nominee's alleged involvement in a bar fight in 1985. The newspaper said that it stood by its story, published Monday, which...