House lines up vote on GOP bill easing gun restrictions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are lining up a House vote next week on a bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines.

  • Written by By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press

Feds seek 60-year prison sentence for Michigan sports doctor

DETROIT (AP) — Federal prosecutors on Thursday asked for a 60-year prison sentence for a Michigan sports doctor who was caught with child pornography while under investigation for sexually assaulting female gymnasts.

  • Written by By ED WHITE , Associated Press

Flynn pleads guilty, is cooperating in Trump campaign probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Flynn, the retired general who vigorously campaigned at Donald Trump's side and then served as his first national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about reaching out to the Russians on Trump's behalf and said members of the president's inner circle were intimately involved with — and at times directing — his contacts.

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  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER and CHAD DAY, Associated Press

Trump tweets strain US-Britain 'special relationship'


LONDON (AP) — A few days after his inauguration, U.S. President Donald Trump stood beside British Prime Minister Theresa May in the White House and proclaimed the strength of the "most special relationship" between their two countries.

  • Written by By JILL LAWLESS , Associated Press