APNewsBreak: Mueller team questions Trump friend Tom Barrack


WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators working for special counsel Robert Mueller have interviewed one of President Donald Trump's closest friends and confidants, California real estate investor Tom Barrack, The Associated Press has learned.


  • Written by By TOM LoBIANCO, JONATHAN LEMIRE and ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press

Hard-line US demands on China raise stakes in trade talks


BEIJING (AP) — A list of hard-line demands that the Trump administration handed China this week could make it even more difficult to resolve a trade conflict between the world's two largest economies.

  • Written by By GILLIAN WONG, PAUL WISEMAN and DAKE KANG , Associated Press

Rescue workers find 2 coal miners alive in Poland; 5 missing

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Two missing coal miners were found hurt but conscious after a tremor struck a mine Saturday in southern Poland, and rescue crews were still trying to reach five other missing miners, a Polish mining company said.

  • Written by By MONIKA SCISLOWSKA , Associated Press

Indian-held Kashmir erupts in deadly violence, killing 7


SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian troops killed three suspected rebels during a gunbattle Saturday in the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, while police blamed insurgents for killing three other men during a day of violence and protests in the disputed region.

  • Written by By AIJAZ HUSSAIN , Associated Press