Trump 'looking forward' to being questioned under oath

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared he's "looking forward" to being questioned — under oath — in the special counsel's probe of Russian election interference and Trump's possible obstruction in the firing of the FBI director.

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

Michigan State president resigns in wake of Nassar scandal

 

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon submitted her resignation Wednesday amid an outcry over the school's handling of allegations against Larry Nassar.

  • Written by By LARRY LAGE , AP Sports Writer

UN official says not safe yet for Rohingya return to Myanmar

 

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — It is not yet safe for the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims living in refugee camps in Bangladesh to begin returning to Myanmar, a senior United Nations official said Thursday.

Rohingya

  • Written by By JULHAS ALAM , Associated Press

Some GOP-counties in Oregon backed Medicaid-funding measure

 

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — It wasn't only Democratic-leaning counties in Oregon that voted to impose a tax on hospitals and health insurers to pay for Medicaid for low-income residents — several counties that voted for Donald Trump also helped propel the ballot measure to resounding "yes" vote.

  • Written by By ANDREW SELSKY , Associated Press

US home sales tumbled 3.6 percent in December

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales slid 3.6 percent in December, as rising prices and a declining number of available properties stifled purchases.

  • Written by By JOSH BOAK , AP Economics Writer