Budget seeks end to subsidized student loans, forgiveness


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those who enter public service, according to a budget document released late Monday.

  • Written by MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press

Manchester police name bomber, hunt for accomplices

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Investigators hunted Tuesday for possible accomplices of the suicide bomber who attacked an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, killing 22 people and sparking a stampede of young concertgoers, some still wearing the American pop star's trademark kitten ears and holding pink balloons.

  • Written by JILL LAWLESS, ROB HARRIS, SYLVIA HUI and LORI HINNANT , Associated Press

Black caucus: White rep should resign over lynch comment


JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Black lawmakers in Mississippi are demanding the resignation of a white colleague who said Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments.

  • Written by EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS , Associated Press

Bill could turn back page, return power to Texas board of ed


AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The often-combative Texas Board of Education would expand its ability to reject textbooks it doesn't like, rolling back limits that have been in place for more than two decades, under a proposal on the verge of clearing the state Legislature.

  • Written by WILL WEISSERT , Associated Press