AP FACT CHECK: Trump lashes out on Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Twitter cannon roared over the weekend as the latest turn in the Russia investigation seemingly placed him on the defensive. He denied he had ever absolved Russia of meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, despite his plentiful record of voicing doubts on that question.

  • Written by By CALVIN WOODWARD , Associated Press

Trump stays quiet on shooting victims, fumes over Russia

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump spent the holiday weekend hunkered down at his Florida estate, watching cable television news, grousing to club members and advisers and fuming over the investigation of Russian election meddling.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY and JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Consumers Energy will phase out electricity production from coal by 2040 to slash emissions of heat-trapping gases that cause global warming, the Michigan utility's president and CEO told The Associated Press.

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  • Written by By JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer

Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV reported.


  • Written by By AMIR VAHDAT , Associated Press

Police: Child, 3 adults shot outside Texas restaurant


SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Police say a masked shooter opened fire on a group of people outside a restaurant in San Antonio, wounding a 6-year-old boy and three adults.