Trump lawyers fight to shield items seized in FBI raid

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump and his personal attorney, Michael Cohen, told a federal judge in New York on Friday that they believe some of the documents and devices seized from Cohen during an FBI raid are protected by attorney-client privilege, and they want a chance to review the items before prosecutors get to examine them.

  • Written by By LARRY NEUMEISTER , Associated Press

Israeli flags burned in mass protest on Gaza-Israel border

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians staged a mass protest along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, some burning large Israeli flags and torching tires while soldiers fired tear gas and live bullets from across the border fence.

  • Written by By MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH and FARES AKRAM , Associated Press

Wells Fargo acknowledges federal settlement offer of $1 bln

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wells Fargo is acknowledging that Federal regulators have offered to resolve a host of investigations into the consumer banking giant for $1 billion. The disclosure comes as Wells reports a 6 percent increase in first-quarter profit.

  • Written by By MATT OTT , AP Business Writer

$1 million federal grant will help study of transgender kids

The first large-scale, national study of transgender children, including some as young as 3, is poised to expand thanks to a five-year, $1 million grant awarded Thursday by the National Science Foundation to the professor leading the project.

  • Written by By DAVID CRARY , AP National Writer