As the president visits Duluth on Wednesday, the state's Republicans are banking on him to boost their prospects in the November election.
Maine election officials are ready to announce election results in the nation's biggest test of ranked-choice voting.
An Ohio telemarketing company whose Republican owner spent more than a year in prison following a campaign finance probe has organized employees and suppliers in a retaliatory effort to bring down two prominent Democrats, The Associated Press has learned.
The Latest on a court hearing in the Trump administration's lawsuit against California to block three states laws that protect immigrants in the country illegally (all times local):
New York regulators are slapping a $205 million fine on Deutsche Bank, following allegations that traders at Deutsche manipulated the foreign exchange market for years.
The trial of a former Massachusetts police officer charged with raping an intoxicated man in protective custody inside a police station closet has started.
A police officer fatally shot a 17-year-old boy just seconds after he fled from a traffic stop in a confrontation partly captured on video from a nearby home.
The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years.
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A former campaign manager for Donald Trump is doubling down on his dismissive comment regarding a girl with Down syndrome.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has drafted an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together after they are detained crossing the border illegally. She was at the White House where Trump told reporters he would be "signing something" shortly.
The U.S. Federal Reserve will likely keep raising short-term interest rates at only a gradual pace, Fed chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday, partly because there are few signs, so far, that the ultra-low U.S. unemployment rate is pushing up inflation.
More than 600 members of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' church have denounced him over the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy that has led to children being separated from their parents at the border.
Georgia isn't doing enough to help deaf and partially deaf people communicate while they're locked up and after they're released, which can lead to longer incarceration and more returns to prison, according to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday.
President Donald Trump says he's postponing this week's picnic for members of Congress, saying the timing "doesn't feel right."
Gov. Scott Walker has activated the National Guard to help with recovery efforts following destructive flooding in northern Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Democrats are keeping the pressure on Republicans over President Donald Trump's immigration policy of separating children from parents who cross the border illegally.