5 living ex-presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concert

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — All five living former U.S. presidents will be attending a concert Saturday night in a Texas college town, raising money for relief efforts from hurricane devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.


  • Written by By WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Kelly distorts tale in slamming congresswoman

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump's chief of staff distorted the facts when he accused a "selfish" Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson of grandstanding at a building dedication in the memory of two slain FBI agents in 2015.

  • Written by TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jump

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has misinterpreted British crime statistics and wrongly blamed terrorism as the driving factor behind higher numbers. Terror attacks in Manchester and London that killed 35 people only account for 1/100th of a percent of the total number of crimes recorded in the report, and homicides are actually down 2 percent.

  • Written by DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press

Medical students in limbo as young immigrant program ends

CHICAGO (AP) — Medical student Alejandra Duran Arreola dreams of becoming an OB-GYN in her home state of Georgia, where there's a shortage of doctors and one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the U.S.

  • Written by SOPHIA TAREEN, Associated Press

Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson


LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene.

  • Written by By ROBERT JABLON , Associated Press