Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress

Cohen told the judge he lied about the timing of the negotiations and other details to be consistent with Trump's "political message."

Trump cites France attack as reason for US-Mexico wall

Trump tweeted Wednesday: "Another very bad terror attack in France. We are going to strengthen our borders even more. Chuck and Nancy must give us the votes to get additional Border Security!"

In Iraq, Trump defends decision to withdraw from Syria

Trump's trip to Iraq came a week after he stunned his national security advisers by announcing the U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria.

Michael Cohen to testify publicly before Congress next month

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, will testify publicly before Congress next month. Cohen's testimony before the House Oversight and Reform Committee...

Monarch population up 144 pct at Mexico wintering grounds

CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEXICO CITY — The population of monarch butterflies wintering in central Mexico is up 144 percent over last year,...

Smollett charged with filing false police report

CHICAGO — Chicago police say ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with felony disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false police report when...

Officials see no link between miscarriage risk and flu shots

NEW YORK — Health officials say further research has not found a miscarriage risk for women who get annual flu shots. Two years ago, a...

New York attorney general investigates Trump business deals

MICHAEL R. SISAK | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — New York's attorney general has opened a civil investigation into President Donald Trump's business dealings,...

Autopsy: Migrant child who died in US custody had infection

BY NOMAAN MERCHANT |THE ASSOCIATED PRESS  HOUSTON (AP) — An autopsy has found that a 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died of a bacterial infection while...

Colorado dog reunited with Florida family after 2017 theft

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla. (AP) — A dog found abandoned in Colorado has been returned to its family, nearly two years after it was stolen...