Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) -- His whirlwind foreign trip complete, President Donald Trump faces a slew of political and policy challenges at home and mushrooming inquiries into allegations that Russia meddled in the U.S. election and had improper dealings with his campaign and associates....

Rocker Gregg Allman dies at age 69; sang and lived the blues

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Gregg Allman, a survivor of tragedy, knew the blues musically and in a painfully personal way....

AP source: Kushner sought secret communications with Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team during a December meeting with the Russian ambassador to the U.S....

UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days....

BA outage creates London travel chaos; power issue blamed

LONDON (AP) -- British Airways canceled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy U.K. holiday weekend....

Philippines says militants shot dead at least 16 civilians

MARAWI, Philippines (AP) -- Philippine troops found the bodies of 16 civilians in the streets as they fought Sunday to drive out militants linked to the Islamic State group who have occupied parts of a southern city. The overall death toll was 92....

Mayor: 'Heroes' died protecting women from anti-Muslim rant

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Police said Saturday they'll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man accused of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when the suspect yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland light-rail train....

Family, friends hail men who died trying to stop attack

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- Helpful co-workers. Reliable friends. Well-liked by many who encountered them....

Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident in a California lake, the company said....

Jim Bunning, tough pitcher, hard-nosed senator, dies at 85

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jim Bunning was an intimidating figure as a major-league pitcher and was just as hard-nosed and uncompromising as a U.S. senator....

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Rocker Gregg Allman dies at age 69; sang and lived the blues

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Gregg Allman, a survivor of tragedy, knew the blues musically and in a painfully personal way....

What if US quits climate deal? Doesn't look good for Earth

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earth is likely to reach more dangerous levels of warming even sooner if the U.S. retreats from its pledge to cut carbon dioxide pollution, scientists said. That's because America contributes so much to rising temperatures....

Barbra Streisand's dog dies, was her companion for 14 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Barbra Streisand is mourning the loss of her beloved dog, Sammie....

Slain Virginia officer was a father of 3, former Marine

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A Virginia State Police special agent fatally shot by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who founded a youth wrestling club and mentored disadvantaged kids, authorities said....

Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident in a California lake, the company said....

Mayor: 'Heroes' died protecting women from anti-Muslim rant

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Police said Saturday they'll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man accused of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when the suspect yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland light-rail train....

Family, friends hail men who died trying to stop attack

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- Helpful co-workers. Reliable friends. Well-liked by many who encountered them....

In opioid crisis, a new risk for police: accidental overdose

BEL AIR, Md. (AP) -- As Cpl. Kevin Phillips pulled up to investigate a suspected opioid overdose, paramedics were already at the Maryland home giving a man a life-saving dose of the overdose reversal drug Narcan. Drugs were easy to find: a package of heroin on the railing leading to a basement; another batch on a shelf above a nightstand....

Jim Bunning, tough pitcher, hard-nosed senator, dies at 85

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jim Bunning was an intimidating figure as a major-league pitcher and was just as hard-nosed and uncompromising as a U.S. senator....

Jet owned by Elvis auctioned after sitting 35 years

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley has been auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 35 years....

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Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) -- His whirlwind foreign trip complete, President Donald Trump faces a slew of political and policy challenges at home and mushrooming inquiries into allegations that Russia meddled in the U.S. election and had improper dealings with his campaign and associates....

AP source: Kushner sought secret communications with Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team during a December meeting with the Russian ambassador to the U.S....

What if US quits climate deal? Doesn't look good for Earth

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earth is likely to reach more dangerous levels of warming even sooner if the U.S. retreats from its pledge to cut carbon dioxide pollution, scientists said. That's because America contributes so much to rising temperatures....

Tributes pour in for ex-national security adviser Brzezinski

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Well before he went to the White House in 1977, Jimmy Carter was impressed by the views of foreign policy expert Zbigniew Brzezinski. That Carter immediately liked the Polish-born academic advising his campaign was a plus....

AP FACT CHECK: President Trump and his mistold NATO tales

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's been a muted week for the "real" Donald Trump, the Twitter account where the president normally says a lot of things that are unreal. That respite may have come to a close, though, as he wrapped up his foreign trip with yet another mistold tale about NATO....

Supreme Court travel ban case could test Trump's reach

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump....

Jim Bunning, tough pitcher, hard-nosed senator, dies at 85

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jim Bunning was an intimidating figure as a major-league pitcher and was just as hard-nosed and uncompromising as a U.S. senator....

Trump's budget renews debate on Arctic refuge oil drilling

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- President Donald Trump's plan to help balance the federal budget features a new attempt to open the coastal plain of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to petroleum drilling....

The Latest: Italian police tear gas protesters near G-7 site

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) -- The Latest on Group of Seven summit (all times local):...

Myanmar, having warmed to the West, turns to China again

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Myanmar was supposed to turn away from China and toward the West when the United States helped the Southeast Asian country make the transition to a civilian government after five decades of military rule....

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Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) -- Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone....

ONLY ON AP: Bourdais determined to return for season finale

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Sebastien Bourdais was in one of the best race cars he'd ever had, so fast that most of his competitors thought he would win the pole for the Indianapolis 500....

LEADING OFF: Suzuki learning Dickey; rookies lead Rockies

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Jim Bunning, tough pitcher, hard-nosed senator, dies at 85

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jim Bunning was an intimidating figure as a major-league pitcher and was just as hard-nosed and uncompromising as a U.S. senator....

Keuchel solid in return from DL as Astros down Orioles 5-2

HOUSTON (AP) -- Dallas Keuchel picked up right where he left off on Saturday night in his return from a short stint on the disabled list....

Wainwright baffles Rockies over 7 innings in Cards' 3-0 win

DENVER (AP) -- Adam Wainwright silenced Colorado's bats yet again - maybe even some critics, too....

FRENCH OPEN '17: 30 is the new 25 in men's tennis right now

PARIS (AP) -- The very top of men's tennis has never been this old....

Webb Simpson breaks out of crowd to take Colonial lead

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- Webb Simpson felt almost as if he had just played a round in a major after a steamy Saturday at Colonial....

Anderson takes no-hit bid into eighth in Brewers win

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Chase Anderson's smile following a near no-hitter barely masked what it meant to perform well against the Diamondbacks franchise that decided to move him....

Dixon has pole, Alonso has spotlight for wide-open Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- One of IndyCar's all-time greats will lead the field to green at the Indianapolis 500....

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