President Trump plans to meet Kim Jong Un for nuke talks


SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump plan to meet in May for nuclear disarmament talks, a whiplash development that would put two leaders who've repeatedly insulted, threatened and dismissed each other in the same room, possibly in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang.

  • Written by By FOSTER KLUG , Associated Press

Former Trump campaign aide Nunberg at court for grand jury

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Trump campaign aide arrived Friday at the federal courthouse in Washington for a scheduled grand jury appearance days after he defiantly insisted in a series of news interviews that he intended to defy a subpoena in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.

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  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

UK police: 21 people sought treatment after ex-spy poisoning


LONDON (AP) — Around 21 people have received medical treatment after a nerve-agent attack on an ex-Russian spy, British police said Thursday, as the U.K. vowed strong action against whoever was responsible for the "brazen and reckless" act.


  • Written by By JILL LAWLESS, GREGORY KATZ and DANICA KIRKA , Associated Press

Mississippi passes law banning abortion after 15 weeks

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers on Thursday passed what is likely to be the nation's most restrictive abortion law, making the procedure illegal after 15 weeks of pregnancy.

  • Written by By JEFF AMY and SARAH MEARHOFF , Associated Press

Trump rolling out big trade tariffs, sparing Mexico, Canada


WASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of hints and uncertainty, President Donald Trump said Thursday he would announce tariffs on imported steel and aluminum but with temporary exemptions for Canada and Mexico as he seeks to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement. He suggested Australia and "other countries" might also be spared, a shift that could soften the international blow amid threats of retaliation by trading partners.

  • Written by By KEN THOMAS , Associated Press