Manafort sues to challenge Mueller's mandate in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman sued special counsel Robert Mueller and the Justice Department, saying prosecutors had overstepped their bounds by charging him for conduct that he says is unrelated to Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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

Grains lower, livestock higher

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.


Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850K

WASHINGTON (AP) — A first-of-its kind genetic treatment for blindness will cost $850,000, less than the $1 million price tag that had been expected, but still among the most expensive medicines in the world.


  • Written by By MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer

US sees surge in women interested in running for office


ATLANTA (AP) — Inside a classroom at a community college in Dallas, about two dozen women took turns sharing their names, hometowns and what they hoped would be their future titles.

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  • Written by By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY , Associated Press