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Manager: Porn star set to tell her story about alleged encounter with Trump
NEW YORK — Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom Donald Trump's attorney acknowledges paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now free to discuss an alleged sexual encounter with the man who is now president, her manager told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Trump’s budget openly embraces red ink
Blooms by the billions: Colombia’s rose industry thrives thanks to free trade, U.S. demand
Florida high school shooting plunges city into mourning
PARKLAND, Fla. — A former student opened fire with a semiautomatic rifle at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and sending hundreds of students fleeing into the streets in the nation's deadliest school shooting since a gunman attacked an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.
Russian airliner crashes; 71 dead
A Russian airliner that had just taken off from the country's second-busiest airport crashed Sunday, killing all 71 people aboard and scattering jagged chunks of wreckage across a snowy field outside Moscow.
Senate leaders broker elusive budget deal: Hurdles still remain to avert another shutdown
Senate leaders brokered a long-sought budget agreement Wednesday that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years. But both Democratic liberals and GOP tea party forces swung against the plan, raising questions about its chances just a day before the latest government shutdown deadline.
Trump offer no help on immigration deal
Train carrying GOP lawmakers, including Burgess, hits truck, 1 on truck killed
Pentagon: Afghan war costing US $45 billion per year
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Forty-five billion dollars. That's how much the Pentagon says the Afghan war is costing American taxpayers, and with no end in sight they may have to foot that bill for years to come.
Fired FBI director Comey slams GOP memo: ‘That’s it?’
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former FBI Director James Comey scorned the memo that was released by House Republicans after being declassified Friday by President Donald Trump, saying it doesn't add up to much. "That's it?" Comey said on Twitter.
Moon to offer unusual triple treat
FBI’s McCabe abruptly steps down from post
Burgess treated injured man after GOP-filled Amtrak train slammed into garbage truck
Several lawmakers who had medical experience jumped out to help the three men who were in the truck. U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess of Pilot Point, a longtime obstetrician, followed suit.