Trump flouts warnings, declares Jerusalem Israel's capital

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defying dire, worldwide warnings, President Donald Trump on Wednesday broke with decades of U.S. and international policy and formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

  • Written by By MATTHEW LEE , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's curious case for shrinking monuments

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump made a curious case for stripping federal protections from vast stretches of two of America's national monument lands.

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  • Written by By CALVIN WOODWARD and BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Accusers take on toxic culture in TV newsrooms

Women who say they were sexually harassed or mistreated by powerful men in television news have banded together to form a support network aimed at changing a newsroom culture they say has given men a free pass to misbehave for decades.


  • Written by By MICHAEL R. SISAK and YVONNE LEE, Associated Press

Trump's attacks put new FBI director in tough spot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Christopher Wray faces a tough test four months into his leadership of the FBI: He must defend America's top law enforcement agency against blistering attacks from President Donald Trump without putting his own job at risk.

  • Written by By SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press

Franken's support fades as female Democrats seek resignation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Al Franken, his political career in shambles amid sexual misconduct allegations, lost the support of his Democratic colleagues Wednesday and faced new pressures to resign over what a fellow senator said was a "clear pattern" of abuse.

  • Written by By ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press