3 minutes: Trump meeting with Democrats goes bust in a flash

JONATHAN LEMIRE and KEVIN FREKING | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The curtains in the Cabinet Room were drawn. The Democrats were waiting. And President...

Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels

JIM MUSTIAN and LARRY NEUMEISTER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn...

UPDATE: Teen who died at Weslaco Border Patrol station identified

Updated at 3:54 p.m. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials confirmed the death of a 16-year-old Guatemalan national who died Monday at its Weslaco station,...

Speaker stuns 2019 Morehouse grads, to pay off student debt

ERRIN HAINES WHACK | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement...

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat has died at age 7

MORRISTOWN, Ariz. — Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss demeanor became an internet sensation, has died at age 7. Posting on social media Friday,...

Pregnant Chicago woman slain, baby cut from her womb

CARYN ROUSSEAU and DON BABWIN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO — A pregnant woman who had gone to a Chicago home in response to a...

Walmart warns that higher tariffs will mean higher prices

ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices. The comments...

Rep. Cuellar: 165 of 300 CBP officers back to respective ports

U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, said 165 of the 300 U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers who were re-assigned from their Laredo field office...

Migrant child dies in US custody; 4th since December

HOUSTON — A Guatemalan official says a 2 1/2-year-old migrant child has died after crossing the border, becoming the fourth minor known to have...

Help coming on blocking scam calls for robocall-plagued US

TALI ARBEL | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — New measures by U.S. regulators could help thwart some of the billions of robocalls received in...