CIA director takes negative tone on group Trump has praised

WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo has denounced the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks as a "hostile intelligence service" and a threat to U.S. national security, a condemnation that differed sharply from President Donald Trump's past praise of the organization.

  • Written by EILEEN SULLIVAN and DEB RIECHMANN , Associated Press

Nigeria marks 3 years since schoolgirls' mass abduction

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians on Friday marked three years since the mass abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls by Boko Haram extremists amid anger that government efforts to negotiate their freedom appear to have stalled. 

  • Written by BASHIR ADIGUN and CARA ANNA , Associated Press

Trump lets states block some Planned Parenthood money

WASHINGTON (AP) — Further chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers. 

  • Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press