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Trump signs ‘historic’ bill to transform VA

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has signed a bill into law designed to make it easier to fire Department of Veterans Affairs employees.Trump...

Friend of ousted S. Korean president gets 3 years in prison

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A South Korean court on Friday sentenced a longtime friend of ousted President Park Geun-hye to three years in...

Republican convicted of assaulting reporter to join House

WASHINGTON (AP) - Montana Republican Greg Gianforte is set to be sworn in as the newest member of Congress, a month after he body...

With court victory, hand of Brazil’s president strengthened

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Fighting to save his job, Brazilian President Michel Temer has received a huge boost from a decision by the...

The Latest: Brazil’s electoral court keeps Temer in office

SAO PAULO (AP) - The Latest on Brazil's political crisis (all times local):8:25 p.m.Brazil's top electoral court has decided to keep embattled President Michel...

Congressional hearings have a high-stakes history

WASHINGTON (AP) - This city knows how to do big hearings - even Titanic ones.Dramatic congressional hearings are something of a Washington art form,...

Trump taps seasoned law enforcement attorney to head FBI

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump surprised Washington on Wednesday with his choice to replace James Comey a day ahead of the ousted FBI...

New Trump FBI pick represented Christie in Bridgegate case

WASHINGTON (AP) - Christopher Wray, a lawyer with a strong law enforcement background who represented New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the Bridgegate scandal,...

Malta votes in early elections tied to Panama Papers scandal

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) - Maltese voters went to the polls a year early Saturday in a snap election called by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat...

She ran with Christie, but now highlights their differences

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno spent more than seven years touring the state on behalf of Gov. Chris Christie,...