Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | Posted
May 24th - 6:01pm
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wrapped up three days of emotional meetings on school safety and mass shootings Thursday by speaking with survivors from last week's shooting at a high school near Houston. But there's little expectation that the staunch gun-rights supporter will push for major changes to restrict the ownership or purchasing of firearms.
Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Lee, Associated Press | Posted
May 24th - 5:56pm
President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un Thursday, blaming "tremendous anger and open hostility" by Pyongyang and abandoning for now a meeting that held the promise of a historic peace deal but also the risk of diplomatic meltdown.
Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted
May 24th - 5:53pm
Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Thursday huddled in classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a highly unusual series of meetings prompted by partisan allegations that the bureau spied on the Trump campaign.
Colleen Long, Associated Press | Posted
May 24th - 5:53pm
Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges involving at least one of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press.
In a story May 18 about a right-to-work referendum, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Senate Concurrent Resolution moving the election date did not require the governor's signature to take effect. While some concurrent resolutions do not require a governor's signature, this one did, and the governor signed it May 24.