Rodrigo Duterte will not allow US base in Philippines to counter China

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte doesn’t want the U.S. military to establish a naval base in his…

Dozens charged with federal crimes in Portland riots

Federal law enforcement in Portland has arrested 74 people and charged 60 of them with federal…

‘No routine altercation’: Rand Paul neighbor gets extra prison time for 2017 attack

Sen. Rand Paul’s attacker will be spending an extra eight months behind bars. Rene Boucher, the…

National Guard Officer Contradicts AG Barr’s Account of Clearing Protestors Ahead of Trump Photo Op: ‘Provoked Escalation’

Photo credit: Jose Luis Magana, AFP via Getty Images An Army National Guard major who was…

UW System receives $2 million to bolster online learning

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The University of Wisconsin System has received $2 million from an anonymous…

Michigan drivers refunded $95M in premiums due to virus

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan motorists are being refunded nearly $95 million in car insurance premiums…

Senate GOP to release HEALS Act, the latest coronavirus aid proposal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Monday that Republican senators will be introducing a coronavirus aid…

Palm Beach County coronavirus mask mandate upheld by judge

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida judge on Monday upheld a county’s coronavirus ordinance that requires…

And then there were 8: CONCACAF hexagonal becomes octagonal

NEW YORK (AP) – CONCACAF is changing its World Cup qualifying hexagonal to an octagonal in…

North Star Stampede Rodeo in Effie, Minnesota, draws thousands in defiance of coronavirus orders

EFFIE, Minn. — Thousands showed up for what is known as Minnesota’s largest outdoor rodeo, packing…

Trump declines to say if he asked Putin during call about Russian bounties

President Trump declined to say whether he had discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a…

‘Greece is a haven’: Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson become Greek citizens

Acclaimed actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson are celebrating after officially becoming citizens of…

GOP senators push to let service members renew concealed carry permits by mail

Two Republican senators introduced legislation to allow active-duty military service members to renew their concealed carry…

Trump Dismisses Polls Showing Biden Up Big in Key States: ‘We Have Polls That Show Me Leading’ Pennsylvania, Florida

President Donald Trump dismissed the polls showing him behind Joe Biden in a number of states…

Andrew Yang Reportedly Talking With Biden Team About Potential Role in Administration

Win McNamee/Getty Images Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said he’s talking to presumptive Democratic nominee…

Rockies lefty Tim Collins opts out of 2020 season

DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Rockies say left-handed pitcher Tim Collins has opted out of the…

New this week: Beyoncé, Alanis Morissette and Emmy noms

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming…

AOC proposes ending federal funding for military recruitment at high schools

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hopes to block federal funding for the military to conduct high school recruitment.…

Notre Dame gives up first presidential debate over COVID-19

The University of Notre Dame has pulled out as the first presidential debate’s host, the second…

Former Bernie Sanders campaign co-chairwoman likens voting for Biden to eating ‘bowl of s—‘

The Democratic primary race for president may have ended in March, but bitter words are still…