UN says it was involved in introducing cholera to Haiti

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is saying for the first time that it was involved in the introduction of cholera to Haiti and needs to do "much more" to end the suffering of those affected, estimated at more than 800,000 people.

  • Written by EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press

Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — A firm run by Donald Trump's campaign chairman directly orchestrated a covert Washington lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine's then-ruling political party, attempting to sway American public opinion in favor of the country's pro-Russian government, emails obtained by The Associated Press show. Paul Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates, never disclosed their work as foreign agents as required under federal law.

  • Written by JEFF HORWITZ, Associated Press CHAD DAY, Associated Press

Clinton's foundation to alter donations policy if elected

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton's family foundation will no longer accept foreign and corporate donations if she is elected president, and will bring an end to its annual Clinton Global Initiative meeting regardless of the outcome of the November election.

  • Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

Mexico's rights agency says police killed 22 at ranch

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Federal police killed at least 22 people on a ranch last year, then moved bodies and planted guns to corroborate the official account that the deaths happened in a gunbattle, Mexico's human rights commission said Thursday.

  • Written by LULU OROZCO, Associated Press CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press