Labor secretary nominee's company outsourced jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fast-food empire run by President Donald Trump's pick for Labor secretary outsourced its technology department to the Philippines, a move that runs counter to Trump's mantra to keep jobs in the United States

  • Written by LAURIE KELLMAN and JEFF HORWITZ , Associated Press Writers

Hundreds honor 3 astronauts lost in Apollo fire 50 years ago

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Moonwalkers and dozens of others who took part in NASA's storied Apollo program paid tribute Thursday to the three astronauts killed in a fire 50 years ago.

  • Written by MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer

Senior diplomat resignations accepted as Trump team enters

WASHINGTON (AP) — A number of senior career diplomats are leaving the State Department after the Trump administration accepted their resignations from presidentially appointed positions.

 

  • Written by MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press

Gambia's new president returns to nation as new era begins

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's President Adama Barrow finally returned home Thursday, solidifying his position as this country's first new commander in chief in two decades after a political crisis that sent the previous ruler into exile.

  • Written by CARLEY PETESCH , Associated Press