Political

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are meeting separately with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday in sessions that could set the tone for relations between the allied countries during the next presidential administration. Trump met Sunday with...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrats wasted no time looking for political opportunity after Donald Trump falsely accused Hillary Clinton of starting the rumor that President Barack Obama was not born in the U.S. Just hours later, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries of New York was on Philadelphia...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Over his years in business, Donald Trump honed the communications skills that would benefit him at the negotiating table, turn him into a reality TV star and launch a presidential campaign. He'll put those skills to the ultimate test as he goes one-on-one with...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader — unlike what we have in this country." But most Americans don't agree with Trump's assessment of Putin's leadership skills, a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows. Only 24 percent of registered...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are expected to meet separately with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday ahead of their first presidential debate on Monday night. Netanyahu was expected to meet in New York with the presidential...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ted Cruz appears uncomfortable defending the man he says he'll vote for in November, Donald Trump. Addressing a policy forum organized by The Texas Tribune, the Texas senator said Saturday it was "agonizing" making the decision to back Trump, whom he once...
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country's first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained inside will help everyone "walk away that much...
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country's first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained inside will help everyone "walk away that much...
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's first national museum dedicated to African-American history and culture opened Saturday with emotional but joyful words from the country's first black president, who said he hoped the stories contained inside will help everyone "walk away that much...
JERUSALEM (AP) — Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of...
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities blamed illegal mining activities for a gas explosion at a coal mine that killed...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois agency is encouraging kids to go old school — and walk to school. The...
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Scott Air Force Base and local leaders in St. Clair County have agreed to a new 25-year...
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Scott Air Force Base and local leaders in St. Clair County have agreed to a new 25-year...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — It's not too early to book a campsite to view next summer's total solar eclipse in...