Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump acknowledged for the first time Friday that he is under federal investigation as part of the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling. He lashed out at a top Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry, reflecting his mounting frustration with the unrelenting controversy that has consumed his early presidency.

  • Written by By JULIE PACE and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

States test worksite charter schools for company kids

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A rarely applied experiment in education enabling companies to host taxpayer-funded charter schools for their employees' children may be about to spread.

  • Written by By EMERY P. DALESIO , Associated Press

Trump financial disclosures show Mar-a-Lago business boom

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue during its first few months of operation — a period that coincided with his election and inauguration as the 45th president. His Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, which he's visited seven times as president, pulled in millions of dollars more than it had previously.

  • Written by By JULIE BYKOWICZ and STEPHEN BRAUN , Associated Press

US, Japan search for 7 Navy sailors, puzzle over ship crash

YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — U.S. and Japanese vessels and aircraft searched Saturday for seven American sailors who were missing after their Navy destroyer collided before dawn with a container ship four times its size off the coast of Japan.

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  • Written by By EUGENE HOSHIKO and KOJI UEDA, Associated Press

UK royals honor London fire victims as anger mounts

LONDON (AP) — A solemn Queen Elizabeth II marked a minute of silence Saturday for victims of the London high-rise inferno that killed at least 30 people as exhausted firefighters continued their grim search for more bodies.

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  • Written by By GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press