Trump's first month augurs stormy trans-Atlantic relations

BRUSSELS (AP) — After President Donald Trump's raucous first month in office, Europeans have reacted with demonstrations, counter-barbs and sheer angst that a century of trans-Atlantic friendship may be sinking.


  • Written by RAF CASERT , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's view at odds with events of the week

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump's new administration whirred like a "fine-tuned machine," piling on big-league accomplishments at a pace never before seen.


  • Written by JIM DRINKARD and CALVIN WOODWARD , Associated Press

Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineer

LONDON (AP) — Uber's chief executive ordered an urgent investigation Monday into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss.

  • Written by DANICA KIRKA , Associated Press

Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin on Monday defended its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine, saying it came as a response to Ukraine's blockade of rebel regions.

  • Written by VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV , Associated Press

US Defense Secretary Mattis: No plan to seize Iraqi oil

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday the United States does not intend to seize Iraqi oil, shifting away from an idea proposed by President Donald Trump that has rattled Iraq's leaders.

  • Written by LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press