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President Donald Trump, sitting next to U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, speaks during a working lunch with ambassadors of countries on the United Nations Security Council and their spouses, Monday, April 24, 2017, in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
The Latest: Trump appears to back down on wall fundingPresident Donald Trump appears to be backing off his demand that funding for his Southern border wall be included in a bill to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the week
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmate Jack Jones, who is one of two Arkansas killers set to die Monday, April 24, 2017, in the nation's first double execution in more than 16 years. Jones was given the death penalty for the 1995 rape and killing of Mary Phillips. (Arkansas Department of Correction via AP, File)
Arkansas executes Jones; plans 2nd lethal injection of nightArkansas has executed inmate Jack Jones and is preparing for another lethal injection in what would be the nation's first double-execution since 2000
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
John Stevens speaks during his introduction as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Kings at a news conference at the NHL hockey club's home at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Monday, April 24, 2017. Stevens has most recently served as the club's associate head coach. He has been part of the Kings coaching staff the past seven seasons. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
John Stevens believes small changes will be big for LA KingsThe Los Angeles Kings have introduced John Stevens as the 27th head coach in team history
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
An anti-government protester stands in front of burning barricade on a highway in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, April 24, 2017. Thousands of protesters shut down the capital city's main highway to express their disgust with the socialist administration of President Nicolas Maduro. Protesters in least a dozen other cities also staged sit-ins as the protest movement is entering its fourth week. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
Venezuelans stage sit-in on roads to protest governmentVenezuelan protesters sprawl in lawn chairs, work on math homework and play cards on main roads around Venezuela's cities, joining in sit-ins to disrupt traffic as the latest slap at the socialist government
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
FILE - In this Friday, April 7, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping pause for photographs at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. North Korea often marks significant dates by displaying military capability, and South Korean officials say there's a chance the country will conduct its sixth nuclear test or its maiden test launch of an ICBM around the founding anniversary of its military on Tuesday, April 25. Trump spoke by phone with both the Japanese and Chinese leaders Monday, April 24. China's official broadcaster CCTV quoted Xi telling Trump that China strongly opposed North Korea's nuclear weapons program and hoped "all parties will exercise restraint and avoid aggravating the situation." (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over NKoreaNorth Korea could soon conduct another nuclear test or missile launch, and China's president is urging restraint as President Donald Trump and other leaders consider a response
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
Madison Bumgarner's rented bike slipped near end of rideMadison Bumgarner had nearly finished a ride of more than two hours in the mountains an hour outside Denver when his rented dirt bike slipped on the trail and took the pitcher to the ground
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, a passenger airliner flies past steam and white smoke emitted from China Huaneng Group's Beijing power plant that was the last coal-fired plant to shut down on March 18, 2017 as the Chinese capital convert to clean energy like thermal power. Researchers say Tuesday, April 25, 2017 that China's conversion of coal into natural gas could prevent tens of thousands of premature deaths annually. But there's a catch: It also could undermine efforts to rein in greenhouse gas emissions. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
Converting coal would help China's smog at climate's expenseResearchers say China's plan to convert vast reserves of low-quality coal into natural gas and other chemicals could stave off tens of thousands of premature deaths annually by reducing smog
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmate Jack Jones, who is one of two Arkansas killers set to die Monday, April 24, 2017, in the nation's first double execution in more than 16 years. Jones was given the death penalty for the 1995 rape and killing of Mary Phillips. (Arkansas Department of Correction via AP, File)
The Latest: Arkansas inmate before execution 'I'm sorry'An Arkansas inmate put to death in the first of a planned double-execution apologized to the family of the woman he raped and killed in 1995
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
Woman found shot execution-style in Oregon was from RussiaAuthorities say a woman who was found shot in the remote woods of Oregon arrived in the United States from Russia last month and was having an "interesting love triangle relationship" with the man arrested in her death and another woman
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016 file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz delivers remarks in New York.  United Airlines said Friday, April 21, 2017, that its CEO Munoz won't add the title of chairman in 2018 as planned, as fallout continues from the violent removal of a passenger from a plane this month.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removalThe Chicago aviation officer who pulled a man off a United Airlines flight sys the man was physically and verbally combative during the incident
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
In this photo taken April 15, 2017, President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla. The U.S. State Department’s recent promotion of President Donald Trump’s for-profit Florida resort is drawing criticism from Democrats and ethics advocates. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
State Department removes promotion of Trump's Mar-a-LagoThe U.S. State Department has removed its promotional posting about President Donald Trump's Florida resort, after a storm of ethics criticism
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2016, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Steve Delabar fields a ground ball during baseball spring training in Dunedin, Fla. Former All-Star Delabar, a veteran of six major league seasons with Seattle, Toronto and Cincinnati, has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test under baseball's minor league drug program. (Frank Gunn /The Canadian Press via AP, File)
Former All-Star Delabar suspended 80 games for positive testFormer All-Star pitcher Steve Delabar, a veteran of six major league seasons with Seattle, Toronto and Cincinnati, has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test under baseball's minor league drug program
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
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