Trump convenes task force to study US Postal Service

WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of railing against online shopping giant Amazon, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday creating a task force to study the United States Postal Service.


  • Written by By JILL COLVIN , Associated Press

In new book, Comey blasts Trump's presidential leadership

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey blasts President Donald Trump as unethical and "untethered to truth" in a sharply critical new book that describes Trump as fixated in the early days of his administration on having the FBI debunk salacious rumors he insisted were untrue but could distress his wife.


  • Written by CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press

Thousands of Kentucky teachers rally for education funding

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of Kentucky teachers hoisted signs and chanted "we love our children" on Friday as they called on legislators to reject the Republican governor's vetoes and restore increases in education spending.


  • Written by By BRUCE SCHREINER , Associated Press

AP source: Trump expected to pardon former Cheney aide Libby

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, according to a person familiar with the president's decision.

  • Written by By CHAD DAY , Associated Press

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