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Beyond 100 days, Trump faces more legislative challenges

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:27:05 GMT2017-04-30T17:27:05Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- After more than three months in office without passing any major legislation, President Donald Trump faces a week with a deadline to avert a government shutdown and the possibility of progress on health care....

Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:00:39 GMT2017-04-30T17:00:39Z

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- President Donald Trump said after North Korea's latest failed rocket launch that communist leader Kim Jong-Un will eventually develop better missiles, and "we can't allow it to happen."...

Tornadoes, flooding kill 6 in parts of South, Midwest

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 18:31:08 GMT2017-04-30T18:31:08Z

CANTON, Texas (AP) -- Severe storms including tornadoes swept through several small towns in East Texas, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, and leaving a trail of overturned vehicles, mangled trees and damaged homes, authorities said Sunday....

Macron's startup-style campaign upends French expectations

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 16:32:12 GMT2017-04-30T16:32:12Z

POITIERS, France (AP) -- Whether or not Emmanuel Macron wins the French presidency in next Sunday's runoff, he has already accomplished the unthinkable....

Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:38:11 GMT2017-04-30T17:38:11Z

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- U.S. President Donald Trump has called Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte and expressed Washington's commitment to their treaty alliance and his interest in developing "a warm, working relationship," a Filipino official said Sunday....

Pentagon: 45 civilians killed by coalition strikes

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:26:18 GMT2017-04-30T17:26:18Z

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Investigations conducted during the month of March reveal that U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria killed 45 civilians, mostly in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul, according to a Pentagon statement released Sunday....

Jose Baez: Hernandez acquittal burnishes lawyer's reputation

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 18:35:14 GMT2017-04-30T18:35:14Z

BOSTON (AP) -- During Aaron Hernandez's double murder trial, the former NFL star's lawyer wanted to drive home his point that the prosecution's star witness was a "three-legged pony" whose testimony could not be believed. So he galloped like a horse in front of the jury....

Is this the future of college: Online classes, but no degree

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 16:50:24 GMT2017-04-30T16:50:24Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Connor Mitchell's university classes take place online, he doesn't have any exams and he studies in a different country every year....

Joshua, with heavyweight title, may make boxing must-see TV

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 18:33:42 GMT2017-04-30T18:33:42Z

LONDON (AP) -- Anthony Joshua remained in the ring long after 90,000 of his supporters had filed out of Wembley Stadium, posing happily for pictures with his team and hugging just about everyone he knew....

Immigrant workers at Churchill Downs fear deportation

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 14:06:11 GMT2017-04-30T14:06:11Z

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- The backside of Churchill Downs hums with activity as workers clean stalls, bathe horses and lead the muscular animals on strolls to cool them down after workouts. The quiet is broken when they speak to each other and the horses - in Spanish....