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  • Blacks question Donald Trump outreach delivered to white audiences

    AKRON, Ohio – Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his me ...
    NEW: Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Donald Trump's evolving immigration plan compared to Hillary Clinton, President Obama

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's new line on immigration — "fair, but firm" — is leaving both Republicans and Democrats with the same question: Is the famo ...
    NEW: Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Obama vows support for Louisiana flood victims after the ‘cameras leave’

    ZACHARY, La. – Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-rava ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Clinton Foundation donors got face time with her at State

    WASHINGTON – More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money – either person ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • China sets sights on new global export: nuclear energy

    BEIJING – On a seaside field south of Shanghai, workers are constructing a nuclear reactor that is the flagship for Beijing's ambition to compete with ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Clinton Foundation donors got face time with Hillary Clinton at State Department

    WASHINGTON – More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either person ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • U.S. new-home sales climb to best level since late 2007

    WASHINGTON – Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July to the fastest pace in nearly nine years, as low mortgage rates and a steady jo ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 9:34 am
  • Fellow Republicans still waiting for Donald Trump's promised cash

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump portrays himself as an indispensable cash resource for fellow Republicans up and down the ballot.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 8:25 am
  • Fists not football: Brain injuries seen in domestic assaults

    CHICAGO – There are no bomb blasts or collisions with burly linemen in Susan Contreras' past. Her headaches, memory loss and bouts of confused thinkin ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • AP Explains: Super Mario's global appeal

    NEW YORK – Take that, Pokemon. On Sunday, the Japanese prime minister turned up at the Olympics closing ceremonies to promote the 2020 Tokyo games dre ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • When mere paint won't do it: Bike lanes around the world

    BOSTON – Cities are increasingly changing bike lanes to make them safer in light of fatal crashes involving cyclists and cars.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Italy, German, French eye beefed up EU defense after attacks

    ABOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER GARIBALDI – The leaders of Italy, France and Germany vowed Monday to boost joint European security efforts in the wake of ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Republicans to query firms that ran Clinton's private server

    WASHINGTON – Republicans stepped up their attacks on Monday on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server and pointed t ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Trump vows 'fair, but firm' approach to illegal immigration

    AKRON, Ohio – Republican Donald Trump on Monday promised to be “fair, but firm” toward the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegall ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Speedo USA, Ralph Lauren drop Ryan Lochte after Rio incident

    Ryan Lochte lost two major sponsors when Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren announced Monday they were dumping the swimmer over a drunken incident during the ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 1:10 pm
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