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11 people seated on Cosby jury; defense sees race bias

3 min 43 sec ago
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers accused Pennsylvania prosecutors of trying to systematically keep blacks off the jury Tuesday after prosecutors used their strikes to send two black women home. 2017-05-23T15:47:00-04:00 2017-05-23T19:47:08-04:00

Trump budget keeps pledges: Cuts for poor, more for military

3 min 43 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump fulfilled a major campaign promise Tuesday, proposing a $4.1 trillion budget plan that would upend Washington in a big way. But he drew rebukes, even from some Republican allies, for the plan's jarring, politically unrealistic cuts to the social safety net for the poor and a broad swath of other domestic programs. 2017-05-23T13:12:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:12:46-04:00

Ariana Grande fans tremble as they recall Manchester attack

3 min 43 sec ago
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Rihanna Hardy had been excited about seeing Ariana Grande ever since she got her concert ticket as a Christmas gift. So when the day came, the 11-year-old left school a couple of hours early to make sure to get to Manchester Arena on time. 2017-05-23T15:02:00-04:00 2017-05-23T19:02:19-04:00

Hands off US election, ex-CIA director says he warned Russia

3 min 43 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress Tuesday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the U.S. presidential election and was so concerned about Russian contacts with people involved in Donald Trump's campaign that he convened top counterintelligence officials to focus on it. 2017-05-23T15:01:00-04:00 2017-05-23T19:01:06-04:00

Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level

3 min 43 sec ago
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As officials hunted for accomplices of a suicide bomber and Britain's prime minister warned another attack could be "imminent," thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a defiant vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast at a pop concert — the latest apparent target of Islamic extremists seeking to rattle life in the West. 2017-05-23T15:04:00-04:00 2017-05-23T19:04:08-04:00

AP FACT CHECK: Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

23 min 24 sec ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney, defending an administration that promises more economic growth than many think it can deliver, said Tuesday it's the Obama administration that went overboard in its forecasts for growth. His indictment glosses over significant differences in the economy now and then. 2017-05-23T13:59:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:59:46-04:00

Parents weigh in on concert fears after Manchester

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:22
Iris Azulai's 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. Given Israel's history, the fear of terrorism is always lurking, particularly at mass events, but regardless, she would not have prevented her daughter from going. 2017-05-23T15:14:00-04:00 2017-05-23T19:14:12-04:00

The Latest: Security plan could get tryout at London events

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:22
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 2017-05-23T14:20:00-04:00 2017-05-23T18:20:37-04:00

The Latest: Senate panel narrows Flynn document request

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:01
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election (all times local): 2017-05-23T14:29:00-04:00 2017-05-23T18:29:22-04:00

Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:01
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As officials hunted for accomplices of a suicide bomber and Britain's prime minister warned another attack could be "imminent," thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a defiant vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast at a pop concert — the latest apparent target of Islamic extremists seeking to rattle life in the West. 2017-05-23T14:24:00-04:00 2017-05-23T18:24:06-04:00

Parents weigh in on concert fears after Manchester

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:01
Iris Azulai's 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. Given Israel's history, the fear of terrorism is always lurking, particularly at mass events, but regardless, she would not have prevented her daughter from going. 2017-05-23T13:46:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:46:07-04:00

Russia-Trump campaign contacts a concern, ex-CIA chief says

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:01
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress Tuesday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the U.S. presidential election and was so concerned about Russian contacts with people involved in the Trump campaign that he convened top counterintelligence officials to focus on it. 2017-05-23T13:17:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:17:00-04:00

The Latest: UK soldiers to replace police at 'key sites'

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 22:21
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 2017-05-23T13:36:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:36:14-04:00

Trump, Francis: After clashing, a search for common ground

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 22:21
VATICAN CITY (AP) — They are stylistic opposites, one a bombastic tycoon-turned-president, the other a famously modest pope. They disagree openly on such weighty issues as immigration, climate change and economic policy. 2017-05-23T12:07:00-04:00 2017-05-23T16:07:32-04:00

Manchester police hunt for accomplices after concert blast

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 22:21
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As investigators hunted for possible accomplices of a suicide bomber, thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast that bathed a pop concert in blood — the latest apparent battle-scarred target of Islamic extremists seeking to rattle daily life in the West. 2017-05-23T13:18:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:18:58-04:00

Parents weigh in on concert fears after Manchester

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:41
Iris Azulai's 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. Given Israel's history, the fear of terrorism is always lurking, particularly at mass events, but regardless, she would not have prevented her daughter from going. 2017-05-23T10:15:00-04:00 2017-05-23T14:15:18-04:00

The Latest: Britain raises terror level after concert attack

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:21
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 2017-05-23T13:02:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:02:04-04:00

Haley says Congress may soften Trump's global programs cuts

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:21
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says President Donald Trump's budget proposal is the start of a conversation with Congress about funding for overseas and diplomatic programs. 2017-05-23T13:14:00-04:00 2017-05-23T17:14:45-04:00

Trump touts ultimate peace, but same obstacles remain

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:01
JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump showered his Middle Eastern hosts with praise and declared a breakthrough regional peace within reach. No one contradicted him, but behind the pageantry and politesse a wall of skepticism remains solidly intact. 2017-05-23T11:58:00-04:00 2017-05-23T15:58:01-04:00

Russia-Trump campaign contacts a concern, ex-CIA chief says

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:01
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress Tuesday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the U.S. presidential election and was so concerned about Russian contacts with people involved in the Trump campaign that he convened top counterintelligence officials to focus on it. 2017-05-23T11:12:00-04:00 2017-05-23T15:12:11-04:00

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