• For Trump, Giuliani adds toughness, star power to legal team

    WEST PALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — For weeks, President Donald Trump had grown increasingly frustrated with the cable news chatter that he couldn’t hire a big-name attorney for his legal team.

  • Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis prosecutors on Friday charged Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens with a felony for using a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign, adding to the woes of the first-term Republican governor who responded by calling it another effort to “smear” him.

    Updated: 6:34 pm

  • Ex-Packer Ahman Green avoids jail; abuse charge dismissed

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green avoided jail time under a plea agreement in which a felony child-abuse charge was dismissed. He was sentenced to 18 months of probation.

  • In court, Dems allege conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Democratic Party sued Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump’s son and son-in-law Friday, accusing them of an intricate conspiracy to undercut Democrats in the 2016 election by stealing tens of thousands of emails and documents.

    Updated: 5:43 pm

  • Grand jury indicts former University of New Mexico staffer

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former University of New Mexico basketball staffer has been indicted on a charge of embezzling money by making unauthorized purchases on a university credit card.

  • Former CBP officer pleads guilty in incident with detainee

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A former federal Customs and Border Protection officer who worked in southern New Mexico could be sentenced to up to 20 years in prison after admitting he falsified a report after he knocked a detainee to the floor.

    Updated: 12:13 pm

  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Kushner Cos. has been subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

  • Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn’t around for assault

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jurors got a look at Bill Cosby’s travel records on Friday as his lawyers made the case that he never visited his suburban Philadelphia mansion in the month he’s accused of drugging and molesting a woman there.

  • Driver in deadly immigrant smuggling case gets life sentence

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The driver of a big rig involved in the deaths of 10 smuggled immigrants in Texas last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison.

    Updated: 1:08 pm

  • USA Gymnastics settles sex abuse lawsuit

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — USA Gymnastics has reached a confidential settlement in a Georgia lawsuit that spurred a newspaper investigation into the organization’s practices for reporting child abuse.

    Updated: 12:02 pm