Activist resigns after congressman writes letter to employer

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman who joined a group urging a Republican congressman to distance himself from President Donald Trump's policies says she quit her job after the congressman referred to her in a fundraising letter to her employer.

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Cyberattack wave ebbs, but experts see risk of more

LONDON (AP) — The "ransomware" cyberattack that has crippled companies and governments around the world ebbed in intensity on Monday, though experts warned that new versions of the virus could emerge.

 

  • Written by JILL LAWLESS and DANICA KIRKA , Associated Press

Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A group that included a well-known white nationalist carried torches and chanted "you will not replace us" at a weekend protest in Virginia over plans to remove a monument of a Confederate general.

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Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

WASHINGTON (AP) — American democracy is "under assault" on separate fronts from President Donald Trump and Russia, the former U.S. intelligence chief warned Sunday, expressing dismay over the abrupt firing of FBI director James Comey amid a probe into Moscow's meddling in U.S. elections and possible ties with the Trump campaign.

  • Written by HOPE YEN , Associated Press