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The Latest: Trump expresses anger at Mueller report

Apr. 19, 2019 10:13 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's report and President Donald Trump (all times local): 3 p.m. The White House says President Donald Trump played golf Friday with conservative commentator Rush Limbaugh and a couple of unidentified friends. Trump is spending the Easter weekend...

Search for 5-year-old Crystal Lake boy focused on residence

Apr. 19, 2019 7:45 PM EDT

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police in the Chicago suburb of Crystal Lake say they're focusing their search for a missing 5-year-old boy on his family's residence. Crystal Lake police said Friday that they have no indication Andrew "AJ" Freund was abducted. They say canine units only picked up the boy's scent...

A few things you might have missed from the Mueller report

Apr. 19, 2019 6:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's report focuses on the seminal questions of whether President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with the Russians and whether the president sought to illegally obstruct the investigation. But tucked into the 448-page document are vivid anecdotes and...

Sanders goes on offensive defending credibility after report

Apr. 19, 2019 4:48 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Sanders tried to do damage control on her credibility Friday, insisting that she hadn't intentionally misled the American public about FBI Director James Comey's firing despite telling the special counsel that her claim that "countless" agents had lost...

Columbine focuses on healing as questions loom after manhunt

Apr. 19, 2019 6:26 AM EDT

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado community changed forever by the attack that killed 13 people at Columbine High School moved ahead Thursday with ceremonies marking the anniversary of the tragedy while awaiting more details on what led a Florida teen "infatuated" with the shooting to buy a shotgun and...

Ex-sheriff gets 6 years in prison over drug dealer bribes

Apr. 18, 2019 8:40 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A former Mississippi sheriff who admitted to extorting bribes from a drug dealer was sentenced Thursday to six years in prison. U.S. District Judge Michael P. Mills also ordered former Tallahatchie County Sheriff William Brewer to forfeit $42,000 and serve three years of supervised...

Florida officials say no hacking, despite Mueller report

Apr. 18, 2019 6:37 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Election officials in Florida said Thursday that they have no knowledge of any successful hacking attempt despite special counsel Robert Mueller's report saying Russian intelligence gained access to the network of at least one Florida county government. It was the understanding of...

Was Trump trying to silence Cohen? Mueller wasn't sure

Apr. 18, 2019 4:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Days after the FBI raided Michael Cohen's home and office last year, President Donald Trump called his longtime fixer and urged him to "stay strong" and "hang in there" in the face of the intensifying investigation. That call was among several assurances Cohen says he received that the...

FBI offers $20K reward in 38-year-old missing person case

Apr. 18, 2019 11:57 AM EDT

ONEIDA, N.Y. (AP) — Federal investigators are offering a $20,000 reward for information that may help solve a 38-year-old missing person case in central New York. College student Tammy Mahoney was last seen hitch-hiking on state Route 46 in Oneida on May 8, 1981. Authorities believe the 19-year-old Long...

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Apr. 18, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW The Justice Department expects to make a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation public Thursday. Attorney General...