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Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military and protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump’s Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests Wednesday but then reversed course on...

West Point preps for graduation, some in class test positive

More than 15 members of West Point's graduating class tested positive for the coronavirus upon their return to the the U.S. Military Academy, which...

Esper breaks with Trump, opposes using military for protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - Breaking with President Donald Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using military forces for law enforcement in containing...

Esper opposes using Insurrection Act for law enforcement

WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes use of the Insurrection Act, which would allow President Donald Trump to use...

Trump: Deploying forces to DC shows how to quell protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday took credit for a massive deployment of National Guard troops and federal law enforcement officers to...

DC officials push back on aggressive response to protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - Officials in the nation’s capital pushed back on an aggressive response by the federal government to demonstrations over the death of...

DC officials push back on aggressive response to protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - Officials in the nation’s capital pushed back on an aggressive response by the federal government to demonstrations over the death of...

Protesters return to the streets as Trump decries ‘lowlifes’

WASHINGTON (AP) - Undeterred by curfews, protesters streamed back into the nation's streets Tuesday, hours after President Donald Trump pressed governors to put down...

Protesters return to the streets as Trump decries ‘lowlifes’

WASHINGTON (AP) - Undeterred by curfews, protesters streamed back into the nation's streets Tuesday, hours after President Donald Trump pressed governors to put down...

More protests sweep US cities as Trump decries ‘lowlifes’

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday turned up the pressure on governors to quell the violence set off by the death of...