AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Moore and their odd orbit of claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — The orbit of odd political claims stretched from Utah canyons to the looming Alabama Senate race to crazy-as-usual Washington in recent days.

  • Written by By CALVIN WOODWARD and JOSH BOAK , Associated Press

Some of the deadliest mass shootings in modern US history


Five of the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history have occurred since 2012, the same year that a troubled young man killed 20 children and six adults at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.


Judge warns Manafort: No more op-eds about federal case


WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge is warning President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman that he shouldn't be trying his case in the press. That includes drafting opinion essays published in other countries.

  • Written by By CHAD DAY , Associated Press

UN visits Puerto Rico to assess help for hurricane victims


SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A United Nations expert on extreme poverty and human rights met Monday with hurricane victims in Puerto Rico as complaints grow about the U.S. government's response to a Category 4 storm.


  • Written by By DANICA COTO , Associated Press