What the GOP memo says (and doesn't say)


WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than a week of partisan bickering and social media-fueled buildup, the #releasethememo crowd got their wish.


  • Written by By CHAD DAY , Associated Press

Arizona man who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter is charged


CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who sold ammunition to the gunman who carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was charged Friday with manufacturing armor-piercing bullets, according to court documents.

  • Written by By JACQUES BILLEAUD , Associated Press

Italian gunman targets Africans in city where teen was slain


MILAN (AP) — A lone Italian gunman wounded six African immigrants in a two-hour drive-by shooting spree Saturday in a small Italian city where just days earlier a Nigerian man was arrested in the gruesome killing of a teenager, officials said.

  • Written by By COLLEEN BARRY , Associated Press

Trump taking tougher stance on Russia nuclear threat


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday announced it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy, but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia. It said Russia must be convinced it would face "unacceptably dire costs" if it were to threaten even a limited nuclear attack in Europe.

  • Written by By ROBERT BURNS , AP National Security Writer