UK's May criticizes 'wrong' Trump tweets, but visit still on

 

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May insisted Thursday that she is not afraid to criticize a key ally, saying U.S. President Donald Trump's retweets of a "hateful" far-right group were "the wrong thing to do."

  • Written by By JILL LAWLESS , Associated Press

AP source: Kushner questioned by Mueller's team about Flynn

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner has been questioned by special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators about former national security adviser Michael Flynn, a person familiar with the investigation confirmed to The Associated Press.

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

What North Korean photos say about new ballistic missile

TOKYO (AP) — North Korea released dozens of photos Thursday of the Hwasong-15, a new intercontinental ballistic missile it claims can reach any target in the continental United States. The photo dump, published in the paper and online editions of the ruling party's official daily, is a gold mine for rocket experts trying to parse reality from bluster.

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  • Written by By ERIC TALMADGE , Associated Press

Croat war criminal's shocking death stuns UN tribunal

 

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Seconds after a U.N. judge confirmed his 20-year war crimes sentence on Wednesday, former Bosnian Croat military commander Slobodan Praljak shouted, "I am not a war criminal!" threw back his head, drank liquid from a small bottle and told the court he had taken poison. A flustered judge halted the hearing and Praljak was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he died.

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  • Written by By MIKE CORDER , Associated Press

Trump pal: Radio host 'confirmed' Wikileaks' Clinton promise

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Roger Stone, a longtime friend of President Donald Trump, says a New York radio host "merely confirmed" to him last year that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange had emails he planned to release about Hillary Clinton.

  • Written by By JULIE PACE and TOM LoBIANCO , Associated Press