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AP FACT CHECK: Trump does what he accuses media of doing
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Donald Trump accused the media of selectively quoting from his remarks about the race-fueled violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, to create a misimpression that he had not unequivocally denounced racist conduct. Then the president turned around and did the same thing himself: At a Tuesday night rally in Phoenix, the president re-read portions of his comments about the violence - but left out the specific phrase that generated all the controversy....



Clinton: My 'skin crawled' as Trump hovered on debate stage
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump's pacing, hovering demeanor onstage during an October 2016 presidential debate made her so uncomfortable "my skin crawled." She says in her upcoming book that Trump shadowed her so closely she had to resist shouting out, "Back up you creep, get away from me."...



Trump preaches unity to vets after fiery political speech
RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A day after a searing speech tearing into the media and members of his own political party, President Donald Trump returned to calls for unity and love as he spoke to veterans Wednesday at an American Legion conference....



The Latest: Trump signs bill to streamline veterans' appeals
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):...



Trump bashes NAFTA in midst of talks to revamp trade deal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Just a week into talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement, President Donald Trump is already threatening to abandon the 23-year-old pact with Canada and Mexico....



Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents
TOKYO (AP) -- The U.S. Navy dismissed the commander of the Asia-based 7th Fleet on Wednesday after a series of warship accidents raised questions about its operations in the Pacific....



Ex-FBI Director James Comey to lecture at Howard University
WASHINGTON (AP) -- James Comey, the FBI director fired by President Donald Trump, will give a series of lectures at Howard University....



Tillerson says US could punish Pakistan if no cooperation
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's plan to end America's longest war and eliminate Afghanistan's rising extremist threat involves sending up to 3,900 additional U.S. troops, senior officials said Tuesday. The first deployments could take place within days....



Uncounted Kansas ballots fuel fears about Kobach's proposals
WICHITA, Kansas (AP) -- A conservative firebrand promoting President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud oversees a Kansas election system that threw out at least three times as many ballots as any similarly sized state did, fueling concerns about massive voter suppression should its practices become the national standard....



Russia warns against new sanctions on North Korea
MOSCOW (AP) -- A senior Russian diplomat is warning against expanding sanctions against North Korea, saying it's necessary to focus on a political settlement....