AP Explains: Supreme Court confirmation an arduous process

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed 124 Supreme Court justices since the United States was founded. Neil Gorsuch wants to be the newest member of the relatively small group of men and women who guide the nation's judicial branch.

  • Written by MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press

Young Americans: Most see Trump as illegitimate president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, referring to some Mexican immigrants as rapists and murderers.

  • Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and EMILY SWANSON, Associated Press

Trump sticks to unproved wiretap accusation against Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump defiantly refused to back down from his explosive claim that Barack Obama wiretapped his phones, and sidestepped any blame for the White House decision to highlight an unverified report that Britain helped carry out the alleged surveillance.

  • Written by JULIE PACE and VIVIAN SALAMA, Associated Press