Senators criticize Trump's proposed cuts to rural programs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic senators from rural states are criticizing President Donald Trump's proposed budget, saying it would have "significant negative impacts" on rural America.

  • Written by MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: A rash of Trump statements under scrutiny


WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has reopened his Twitter spigot now that his foreign trip is over, so brace yourself. The intensifying investigations into Russian interference in the election and the potential involvement of associates have reached his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and appear to have caught the president in a bare-knuckled mood.

  • Written by CALVIN WOODWARD and JOSH BOAK , Associated Press

House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House intelligence committee has subpoenaed President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, as part of its ongoing investigation into Russia's election meddling and contacts with the Trump campaign, according to a congressional aide.

  • Written by EILEEN SULLIVAN and JAKE PEARSON , Associated Press

US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages


WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices climbed in March at the strongest rate in nearly three year as a dwindling supply of houses for sale is causing prices to significantly outpace income growth.

  • Written by JOSH BOAK , AP Economics Writer