Trump lashes out at McCain for comments on deadly Yemen raid

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday lashed out at Republican Sen. John McCain, who has disputed the Trump administration's insistence that the deadly U.S. military mission in Yemen was "absolutely a success."

  • Written by ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press

Postal Service says it lost $200 million over holiday season

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service said Thursday it lost $200 million during the year-end holiday season, despite a strong quarter of package shipping and expanded use of vote-by-mail in the November presidential election.

  • Written by HOPE YEN , Associated Press

Caribbean sets record with more than 29 million visitors

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Caribbean tourism officials say the region received a record number of visitors last year as arrivals topped 29 million. But they say they expect a slight drop this year because of the uncertainty surrounding actions that U.S. President Donald Trump might take.


5 tornadoes confirmed as people tell survival tales

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — National Weather Service teams were studying scenes of severe weather damage in Louisiana and Mississippi on Wednesday to determine where tornadoes struck and just how powerful they were.

  • Written by KEVIN McGILL , Associated Press