Trump resisting pressure from Europe, pope on climate deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from a landmark global climate agreement, a White House official said Wednesday, though Trump and aides were looking for "caveats in the language" related to the exit and had not made a final decision.

  • Written by JULIE PACE , Associated Press

NASA spacecraft will aim straight for sun next year

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA spacecraft will aim straight for the sun next year and bear the name of the astrophysicist who predicted the existence of the solar wind nearly 60 years ago.

  • Written by MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer

US stocks slide further as banks and energy companies sink


NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are slipping for the second day in a row Wednesday as banks and small-company stocks continue to take steep losses. Energy companies are falling as the price of oil slides. That's canceling out gains for drug companies and household products makers.

  • Written by MARLEY JAY , AP Markets Writer

AP Source: Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn will provide documents to the Senate intelligence committee as part of its probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, The Associated Press has learned.

  • Written by CHAD DAY and JAKE PEARSON , Associated Press