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World War I battle of Belleau Wood was turning point for US

May. 26, 2018 7:44 AM EDT

BELLEAU, France (AP) — It was the spring of 1918, and the German army was making a final push toward Paris. The only thing in their way was a contingent of Allied troops, including untested U.S. forces near the Marne River in northern France. Among them: U.S. Army 1st Lt. Gordon Kaemmerling, a precocious...

North Korea's Kim meets with South's Moon for 2nd time

May. 26, 2018 7:39 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met for the second time in a month on Saturday to discuss carrying out the peace commitments they reached in their first summit and Kim's potential meeting with President Donald Trump, Moon's office said. South...

The Latest: North and South Korean leaders meet again

May. 26, 2018 7:19 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on diplomatic efforts involving the Koreas (all times local): 8:15 p.m. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have met for the second time in a month to discuss peace commitments they reached in their first summit and Kim's potential...

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

May. 26, 2018 3:31 AM EDT

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week's images include Rafael Nadal getting set to serve at the Italian Open; the launch of a SpaceX...

Summit or not, giant gulf separates US-NKorea on nukes

May. 26, 2018 1:59 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even if conciliatory rhetoric revives U.S.-North Korea summit plans, President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are still left with the gaping disconnect over what a deal on North Korea's nukes would look like. Observers of the soap opera-style Trump-Kim summit drama that has played out this...

Scraps of refugee life jackets turned into bracelets

May. 26, 2018 1:06 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's a stunning image: Thousands of life jackets piling up onto Greek beaches. They were worn by refugees who traveled by boat to escape war and poverty and finally reached safer shores. Now scraps of those discarded life vests are finding their way onto the wrists of Minnesotans. A...

Giuliani says White House wants briefing on classified info

May. 26, 2018 12:58 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election. And they may take it to the Justice Department as part of an effort to scuttle the...

Trump stays out of messy House immigration fight

May. 26, 2018 12:52 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has long made immigration a top priority. He has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on "legal loopholes" he says allow criminals to enter the country illegally. But behind the scenes, Trump has shown little interest in jumping into an...

Trump shifts stance on Korea summit from 'off' to 'maybe'

May. 26, 2018 12:41 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Everybody plays games," President Donald Trump declared as he suggested the potentially historic North Korean summit he had suddenly called off might be getting back on track. His sights set on a meeting that has raised hopes for a halt in North Korea's nuclear weapons development, Trump...

Trump's dizzying shifts on issues from NK, guns, health care

May. 26, 2018 12:31 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — From "Little Rocket Man" to the scheduling of a historic peace summit and back again, President Donald Trump's dizzying back-and-forth on North Korea is par for the course for a president who likes to keep his audience guessing. As Trump himself said Friday, "Everybody plays games."...