FBI corrects Comey testimony on Clinton aide Huma Abedin

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI on Tuesday corrected the sworn testimony of Director James Comey, who last week told Congress that a top aide to Hillary Clinton had sent "hundreds and thousands" of emails to her husband's laptop, including some with classified information.

  • Written by ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Harsher sentences could result from guidance weighed by US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department officials have been weighing new guidance that would encourage prosecutors to charge suspects with the most serious offenses they can prove, a reversal of Obama-era policies that aimed to reduce the federal prison population and show more leniency to lower-level drug offenders.

  • Written by SADIE GURMAN and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Tunnel collapse latest safety issue at nuclear site

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — The collapse of an underground tunnel containing radioactive waste that forced workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation to shelter in place is the latest incident to raise safety concerns at the sprawling site that made plutonium for nuclear bombs for decades after World War II.

  • Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS and MANUEL VALDES , Associated Press

Sale of Trump Caribbean property revives ethics concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — For sale: Luxury waterfront escape. Comes with two villas and five acres of paradise. And perhaps a bit of goodwill from the president of the United States?

  • Written by JULIE BYKOWICZ , Associated Press

Trump awaits highest level face-to-face contact with Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump awaited the highest level face-to-face contact with Russia of his short time in office, scheduling a White House meeting Wednesday with Vladimir Putin's top diplomat. The talks come one day after Trump fired the FBI Director, who was overseeing an investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.

  • Written by JULIE PACE and VIVIAN SALAMA , Associated Press