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US Congress members praise Taiwan's democracy in a visit that's certain to draw China's scrutiny

Feb. 22, 2024 13:49 PM EST

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A group of United States Congress members met with Taiwan's president Thursday in a show of bipartisan support that is certain to draw scrutiny from China, which opposes such visits and sees them as a challenge to its claim of sovereignty over the self-governing island. ...

Haley challenges Trump on her home turf in South Carolina as the Republican primary looms

Feb. 11, 2024 12:07 PM EST

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — With two weeks to go before the South Carolina Republican primary, Nikki Haley is challenging Donald Trump on her home turf while the former president is turning to his familiar playbook of personal attacks as he tries to quash his last major rival for the nomination. ...

Verbal gaffe or sign of trouble? Mixing up names like Biden and Trump have done is pretty common

Feb. 10, 2024 08:52 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Any parent who’s ever called one of their children by the other’s name — or even the family pet’s name — likely could empathize when President Joe Biden mixed up the names of French leaders Macron and Mitterrand. The human brain has trouble pulling names...

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Feb. 07, 2024 07:15 AM EST

Minneapolis Star Tribune. February 2, 2024. Editorial: ‘Swatting’ is a sad sign of our times Incidents are bipartisan, dangerous and a waste of law enforcement resources. It’s tempting to view “swatting” — the deceitful practice of calling...

Donald Trump deploys his oft-used playbook against women who bother him. For now, it's Nikki Haley

Feb. 06, 2024 00:08 AM EST

MAULDIN, S.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton. Nancy Pelosi. Kamala Harris. Liz Cheney. Carly Fiorina. And for now, Nikki Haley. The former South Carolina governor is the latest in a long line of women — historically some of Republican Donald Trump's most stubborn challengers — for...

Trump's live appearances pose a riddle that news executives still haven't solved

Jan. 24, 2024 16:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as Donald Trump seeks his third straight Republican presidential nomination, his live appearances still present an unsolved riddle for many news outlets: How do you cover him? The question hung in the air as CNN, MSNBC and some streaming outlets started —...

Live updates | Haley campaigns in South Carolina after losing to Trump in the New Hampshire primary

Jan. 24, 2024 13:15 PM EST

Donald Trump has won the New Hampshire Republican primary, while President Joe Biden prevailed on the Democratic side as a write-in candidate. Trump’s sole GOP opponent, Nikki Haley, says the race is far from over. What to know Trump wins GOP primary as...

Nikki Haley questions Trump's mental fitness after he appears to confuse her for Nancy Pelosi

Jan. 20, 2024 20:43 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Nikki Haley on Saturday questioned whether Donald Trump is mentally capable of serving as president again after he repeatedly seemed to confuse her with former U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a campaign speech. As she campaigned in Keene, New Hampshire,...

Former Republican legislative candidate pleads guilty to role in the US Capitol riot

Jan. 19, 2024 09:55 AM EST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A former Republican legislative candidate pleaded guilty to assaulting law enforcement officers during the U.S. Capitol riot, officials said. Matthew Brackley, 40, of Waldoboro, Maine, traveled to Washington for former President Donald Trump’s “Stop the...

What a new president in Taiwan means for the island, China, the US and the world

Jan. 15, 2024 22:52 PM EST

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's incoming president is promising more of the same. The question is what that will bring, not only for Taiwan but also for its relations with China, the United States and others with an interest in the island of 23 million people that supplies many of the advanced...