President Donald Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russia — a remarkable concession that the president has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow.
Richard Lardner, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 27th - 5:21pm
The Senate voted decisively on Thursday to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, sending the popular bill to President Donald Trump for his signature after weeks of intense negotiations.
Michael Graczyk, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 27th - 4:23pm
A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected an appeal from a man set to be put to death for killing a San Antonio woman in 2004 and his lawyers took their arguments to the U.S. Supreme Court to try to halt the execution.
David Porter, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 27th - 4:15pm
The 2016 Supreme Court decision that recently led an appeals court to throw out the conviction of a prominent New York politician shouldn't be used as a lifeline by New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez to have his own corruption charges dismissed, federal prosecutors wrote in a court filing Thursday.
In a headline for a July 27 story about President Donald Trump donating his salary, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Trump donated his first-quarter salary to the Department of Education. Trump donated his second-quarter salary to the department.