ACLU files complaint against Sessions over Senate testimony

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint against Attorney General Jeff Sessions with the Alabama State Bar over his testimony during his Senate confirmation process regarding contact he had with Russia.


Legal challenges to Trump's travel ban mount from US states

SEATTLE (AP) — Legal challenges against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban mounted Thursday as Washington state said it would renew its request to block the executive order.

  • Written by MARTHA BELLISLE and JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER , Associated Press

Senate votes to rescind Obama rules on school accountability

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday voted to end an Obama effort to identify and help struggling schools and students, as President Donald Trump and Republicans work to undo some of his predecessor's key policies.

  • Written by MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press

WikiLeaks offers to shield tech firms from CIA hacking tools

WASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks will work with technology companies to help defend them against the CIA's hacking tools, founder Julian Assange said Thursday. The move sets up a potential conflict between Silicon Valley firms eager to protect their products and an intelligence agency stung by the radical transparency group's disclosures.

  • Written by RAPHAEL SATTER and DEB RIECHMANN , Associated Press