AP FACT CHECK: Walker touts unemployment over other measures

 

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Republican Gov. Scott Walker could barely contain himself with the news Thursday that Wisconsin's unemployment rate hit a new record low of 2.9 percent.

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  • Written by By SCOTT BAUER , Associated Press

How the Parkland teens are pulling off a worldwide movement

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — They can't buy a beer or rent a car and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history with nearly 1 million people expected in Washington and more than 800 sister marches from California to Japan.

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  • Written by By KELLI KENNEDY , Associated Press

Mueller examining Cambridge Analytica, Trump campaign ties

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller is scrutinizing the connections between President Donald Trump's campaign and the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, which has come under fierce criticism over reports that it swiped the data of more than 50 million Facebook users to sway elections.

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  • Written by By JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

Lead Trump lawyer in Russia probe leaves in legal shake-up

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lead lawyer in the special counsel's Russia investigation has resigned amid a shake-up of the president's team, an exit that removes the primary negotiator and legal strategist who had been molding Trump's defense.

  • Written by By CHAD DAY and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press