House approves bill to revive Nevada nuclear waste dump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday approved an election-year bill to revive the mothballed nuclear waste dump at Nevada's Yucca Mountain despite opposition from home-state lawmakers.


  • Written by By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press

Summit is set: Trump-Kim to meet June 12 in Singapore

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will meet with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12, Trump announced Thursday, hours after suggesting that the release of three Americans held in the North heralded a potential breakthrough toward denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula.

  • Written by By MATTHEW LEE, JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press

Texas suit could speed DACA's path to Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three judges have ordered the Trump administration to continue a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. Now, a lawsuit filed last week in Texas seeks to shut down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and may create a legal clash that could speed the issue's path to the Supreme Court.



Trump's move likely to worsen Mideast proxy battles

BEIRUT (AP) — There may not be much Iran can do about President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal, but across the Middle East, it has a variety of ways it can hit back at the United States and America's regional allies.

  • Written by By ZEINA KARAM , Associated Press