Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector.

  • Written by CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press

Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny gets 15 days in jail

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who organized a wave of nationwide protests against government corruption that rattled authorities, was jailed for 15 days on Monday by a Moscow court for resisting police orders.

  • Written by NATALIYA VASILYEVA , Associated Press

South Korean prosecutors push to arrest ousted president

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors said Monday that they want to arrest former President Park Geun-hye over the corruption allegations that triggered a huge political scandal and toppled her from power.

  • Written by HYUNG-JIN KIM , Associated Press

Trump's border wall with Mexico faces all kinds of obstacles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico border. But his effort to build a huge barrier to those attempting to enter the U.S. illegally faces impediments of its own.

  • Written by ALICIA A. CALDWELL , Associated Press