Laurie Kellman, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 9:45am
Well before he won the presidency in 1977, Jimmy Carter was impressed by the views of foreign policy expert Zbigniew Brzezinski. That Carter immediately liked the Polish-born academic advising his campaign was a plus.
Calvin Woodward and Josh Boak, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 9:19am
It's been a muted week for the "real" Donald Trump, the Twitter account where the president normally says a lot of things that are unreal. Other frequent sources of free-range Trump — extended TV interviews, news conferences, speeches to supporters — were also missing on his first foreign trip since taking office.
Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 8:56am
When Meridian Energy Group set out to develop "the cleanest refinery on the planet," it chose a spot in western North Dakota's oil patch near highways, railroads and a picturesque national park named for a former president revered for his conservation advocacy.
John Hanna, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 8:48am
Kansas legislators are facing a midsummer deadline to approve costly security upgrades for state hospitals and mental institutions in order to keep in place a four-year-old ban on concealed weapons inside the facilities.
Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 8:48am
President Donald Trump faced new controversies over his team's possible ties to Russia as he closed out his first trip abroad Saturday, a grueling five-stop sprint that ended with the promise of an imminent decision on the much-discussed Paris climate accord.
Matthew Pennington, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 8:38am
Myanmar was supposed to turn away from China and toward the West when the United States helped the Southeast Asian country make the transition to a civilian government after five decades of military rule.
Colleen Barry, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 5:24am
Melania Trump's first outing in the Sicilian sunshine was in a colorful floral applique jacket by Dolce & Gabbana that sells for $51,000, or several thousand dollars below the median U.S. income in 2015.
Robert Burns, Associated Press | Posted
May 27th - 1:02am
Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed at the U.S. homeland, officials said Friday