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President Donald Trump says an Iranian attack on any American interest will be met with "great and overwhelming force" and in some areas, "overwhelming will mean obliteration." Trump issued the threat in a tweet Tuesday. It came after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' allegations against the National Enquirer's publisher (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Federal prosecutors in New York are probing whether the National Enquirer's parent company violated a cooperation agreement in its handling of...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's annual medical checkup (all times local): 12:45 p.m. President Donald Trump has arrived at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for his annual medical checkup. Trump was declared to be in "excellent health" in...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will host Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz next week at the White House. The 32-year-old Kurz is a conservative and is the youngest head of government in Europe. He took office in December 2017 in a coalition with the nationalist, anti...
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The number of people arrested or stopped for immigration violations at the U.S. border with Mexico eased in January. It's a relatively small decline in line with seasonal trends. Customs and Border Protection says it made 58,207 arrests or denials of entry. That's a 4 percent...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's appearance before a House committee (all times local): 10:05 a.m. House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler says he wants to ask Acting Attorney General Matthew Whittaker why he wouldn't recuse himself from...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says he was the target of "extortion and blackmail" by the publisher of the National Enquirer, which he said threatened to publish revealing personal photos of him unless he stopped investigating how the tabloid obtained his private...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, says she knew "literally almost nothing" about the Trump Organization's work to possibly build a hotel, office and residential building in Russia while her father was running for the White House. Ivanka Trump also...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, says she knew "literally almost nothing" about the Trump Organization's work to possibly build a hotel, office and residential building in Russia while her father was running for the White House. Ivanka Trump also...