Trump considering plans to restructure intelligence agency

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is considering plans to restructure and slim down a top U.S. intelligence agency, a person familiar with the discussions said Thursday. The move comes after Trump questioned the intelligence community's assessment that Russia interfered with the presidential election on his behalf.

  • Written by JULIE PACE , AP White House Correspondent

Police: Principal admits stealing nude images from students

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A fired Kentucky high school principal has admitted to seizing students' phones so that he could steal pornographic images and trade them online, investigators said.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Trump's deportation vow spurs California farmers into action

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Days after Donald Trump won the White House vowing to deport millions of people in the country illegally and fortify the Mexican border, California farmer Kevin Herman ordered nearly $600,000 in new equipment, cutting the number of workers he'll need starting with the next harvest.

  • Written by SCOTT SMITH , Associated Press

Tillerson leaving Exxon with $180 million retirement package

NEW YORK (AP) — Rex Tillerson will get a $180 million retirement package from Exxon Mobil Corp. if he is confirmed as President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of state.

  • Written by BERNARD CONDON and DAVID KOENIG , AP Business Writers