• Trump embraces legacy of Andrew Jackson

    NEW YORK (AP) — It was an ugly, highly personal presidential election.

  • Trump hits the road, hoping rally speeches overcome troubles

    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Shifting attention from his troubled White House, President Donald Trump hit the road Friday for a campaign-style rally, resurrecting the buoyant jobs promises that powered his election victory and pledging to “unleash the power of the American spirit.”

  • Trump names Acosta as new choice to become labor secretary

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday announced law school dean R. Alexander Acosta as his new labor secretary nominee, one day after his original pick abruptly withdrew from consideration.

  • French prosecutors maintain probe into candidate Fillon

    PARIS (AP) — French financial prosecutors have decided to continue their investigation into embezzlement allegations against conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon.

  • Centrist upends French presidential race in era of extremes

    PARIS (AP) — France’s presidential race this year is upending every political assumption that has governed the country for decades.

  • The new civics course in schools: How to avoid fake news

    WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Teachers from elementary school through college are telling students how to distinguish between factual and fictional news — and why they should care that there’s a difference.