AP-NORC/MTV Poll: Young people run from Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — A majority of young people believe President Donald Trump is racist, dishonest and "mentally unfit" for office, according to a new survey that finds the nation's youngest potential voters are more concerned about the Republican's performance in the White House than older Americans.

  • Written by By STEVE PEOPLES and EMILY SWANSON , Associated Press

Trump's VA pick draws concern over thin management record

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's selection of his White House doctor to run the massive Department of Veterans Affairs triggered concern Thursday among lawmakers and veterans groups about whether he has the experience to manage an agency paralyzed over Trump's push to expand private care.

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  • Written by By HOPE YEN and CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press

Widow of Pulse nightclub gunman who killed 49 acquitted

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The widow of the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay Orlando nightclub was acquitted Friday on charges of lying to the FBI and helping her husband in the 2016 attack.

  • Written by By TAMARA LUSH , Associated Press

Sessions: No new special counsel yet for Republican concerns

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he won't immediately appoint a new special counsel to investigate a number of Republican grievances involving the FBI and Justice Department, despite mounting pressure from members of his own party.

  • Written by By SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press