Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs

JILL COLVIN, MATTHEW LEE AND LUIS ALONSO LUGO | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs...

New trade agreement not likely before fall

After the Trump administration in June said it was expecting to deliver a new North American Free Trade Agreement to Congress for potential passage,...

Trump commutes Blagojevich sentence, pardons others

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and pardoning...

Court rejects Trump bid to end young immigrants’ protections

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants, a stunning rebuke to...

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...