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Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Hands off US election, ex-CIA director says he warned RussiaU.S. intelligence agencies learned last summer of contacts between Trump campaign associates at a time when officials knew the Kremlin was trying to interfere in the 2016 election
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
The Latest: Senate panel narrows Flynn document requestThe Senate intelligence committee is seeking a narrower batch of documents and information from former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn than the panel initially sought in a subpoena
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump wave as they arrive on Air Force One at Fiumicino International Airport, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Fiumicino, Italy. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Another awkward moment between Trumps in RomeThe sometimes awkward body language between President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, continues to draw attention on social media
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Graphic shows Trump FY 2018 budget breakdown; 2c x 6 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 165 mm;
Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budgetHow President Donald Trump's proposed $4.1 trillion federal spending plan would affect individual government agencies
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Budget Director Mick Mulvaney holds up a copy of President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal 2018 federal budget as he speaks to members of the media in the Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP FACT CHECK: Budget chief slams Obama growth forecastAP FACT CHECK: Budget chief glosses over differences in Obama and Trump economies as he slams previous administration on growth forecasts
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE- In this April 27, 2017, photo, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington. The House approved legislation Tuesday, May 23, to cut the time it takes for the Department of Veterans Affairs to handle appeals from veterans unhappy with their disability payouts. The bill would overhaul the current VA appeals process, long described by Shulkin and his predecessors as "broken." (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
House OKs revamp of VA appeals in bid to cut claims backlogThe House has approved legislation to cut the time it takes for the Department of Veterans Affairs to handle appeals from veterans unhappy with their disability payouts
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE- In this April 27, 2017, file photo, Steve Anderson, a former employee of Sallyport Global, is interviewed by The Associated Press in New York. Anderson says his managers pressured him to sign off on faked manifests for aircraft carrying smuggled alcohol. A congressional panel is demanding documents and testimony from an embattled U.S. defense contractor accused of failing to promptly disclose human trafficking on a base in Iraq. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Lawmakers probe US contractor in Iraq sex trafficking caseA congressional investigative panel is demanding documents and testimony from an embattled U.S. defense contractor accused of failing to promptly disclose human trafficking on a base in Iraq
The Associated Press2 hours ago
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley speaks to the staff at the U.S. embassy in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Haley is meeting with Turkish officials and will visit the refugee camps at Turkey-Syria border. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici, Pool)
Trump envoy Haley tells refugees she cares, but defends cutsPresident Donald Trump's 31 percent budget cut to the U.S. State Department and international assistance dramatically ramps down American support for programs that for decades have promoted U.S. values and the welfare of the neediest around the world
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speak to the media about President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal 2018 federal budget in the Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Advocates slam Trump plan to reduce aid for college studentsEducation organizations are lashing out at President Donald Trump's budget proposal, saying it contradicts his promises to make college more affordable.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Graphic outlines budget assumptions; 2c x 6 inches; 96.3 mm x 152 mm;
Trump budget keeps pledges: Cuts for poor, more for militaryTrump administration sends Congress $4.1 trillion spending plan featuring deep cuts in safety net programs
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Trump's food stamp cuts faces hard sell in CongressWith a proposal to cut the nation's largest domestic food aid program by almost a third, President Donald Trump's budget builds on more than two decades of Republican efforts to cut food stamps
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker discusses the creation of a new public policy leadership and research center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Madison. The center will be named after former Republican Gov. Tommy Thompson. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)
New policy center at University of Wisconsin raises alarmsGov. Scott Walker and fellow Wisconsin Republicans on Tuesday announced the formation of a new public policy center at the state's flagship university, which liberals said would be nothing more than a taxpayer-funded conservative think tank
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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