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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with the Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, July 18, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump's harsh words on 'squad' reinforce dark posts onlineLong before President Donald Trump attacked 4 Democratic congresswomen of color, they were targets of hateful rhetoric and disinformation online
The Associated Press10 minutes ago
US Deputy Foreign Minister Carl Risch on his way to visit rapper A$AP Rocky at the Kronoberg custody in Stockholm, Friday, July 19, 2019. A Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police to finish investigating a June 30 fight in downtown Stockholm. Prosecutor Daniel Suneson has asked Stockholm's District Court to hold A$AP Rocky - the stage name of Rakim Mayers - until July 25. (Fredrik Persson/TT News Agency via AP)
Sweden wants extension of rapper's detention after fightA Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police finish investigating a June 30 fight in downtown Stockholm
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
Bulgarian lawmakers seal deal to buy 8 new F-16s from USBulgaria's parliament has approved the purchase of eight new American fighter jets as part of a plan to replace the Balkan country's aging Soviet-built jets and bring its air force in line with NATO standards
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Supporters of former South African president Jacob Zuma, sing and dance during a break at the state commission that is probing wide-ranging allegations of corruption in government and state-owned companies in Johannesburg, Friday, July 19, 2019. Zuma has abandoned his testimony to the commission claiming he is being unfairly treated. (Mike Hutchings, Pool Photo via AP)
Former South African leader abandons graft testimony for nowFormer South African president Zuma abandons graft testimony for now, alleges unfair treatment
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 19, 1994 file photo, the bow door of the sunken passenger ferry M/S Estonia is lifted up from the bottom of the sea, off Uto Island, in the Baltic Sea, near Finland. A Paris court is set to adjudicate on a compensation claim related to the 1994 sinking of an Estonian ferry, which remains one Europe's deadliest maritime disasters. The court is set to rule Friday, July 19, 2019 on the claim from more than 1,000 survivors and relatives of victims. (Jaakko Aiikainen/Lehtikuva via AP, file)
French court rejects claim over 1994 ferry disasterA Paris court is set to adjudicate on a compensation claim related to the 1994 sinking of an Estonian ferry, which remains one Europe's deadliest maritime disasters
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebels after diplomat's deathTurkey's defense minister says the military launched aerial strikes against Kurdish rebel targets in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region, following the killing of a Turkish diplomat there
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar reacts as she's greeted by supporters cheering "Welcome Home Ilhan!" as she arrived home at Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport, Thursday, July 18, 2019, in Minnesota. President Donald Trump is chiding campaign supporters who'd chanted "send her back" about Somali-born Omar, whose loyalty he's challenged. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)
How to beat Trump? Dems divided as he rams race onto ballotTrump's race-baiting divides Democrats: Make it a main issue or focus on 'kitchen-table' matters?
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono, left, meets with South Korean Ambassador to Japan Nam Gwan Pyo, right, at foreign ministry in Tokyo Friday, July 19, 2019. Japan has summoned South Korea's ambassador to protest Seoul's refusal to join in an arbitration panel to settle a dispute over World War II labor. (Masanobu Kumagai/Kyodo News via AP)
Japan summons SKorean envoy to protest wartime labor disputeJapan has summoned South Korea's ambassador to protest Seoul's refusal to join in an arbitration panel to settle a dispute over World War II labor
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
Spain: 50 migrants scale fence to African enclaveAuthorities in the Spanish city of Melilla say that around 200 migrants have tried to climb a barrier separating the European country's north African enclave from Morocco
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
President Donald Trump calls to the media as he waits to greet Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Thursday, July 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Iran denies Trump claim that US destroyed Iranian droneIran says it will release drone images that disprove US warship destroyed Iranian drone as Trump says
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 29, 2019, file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller speaks at the Department of Justice Wednesday, in Washington, about the Russia investigation. Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee plan to focus their questions in a highly-anticipated hearing with Mueller next week on a narrow set of episodes laid out in the special counsel’s report, an effort to direct Americans’ attention to what they see as the most egregious examples of President Donald Trump’s conduct.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Democrats questioning Robert Mueller to focus on obstructionDemocrats on the House Judiciary Committee plan to focus their questions in a highly anticipated hearing with former special counsel Robert Mueller on a narrow set of episodes laid out in his report
The Associated Press52 minutes ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, smiles as she arrives for her annual sommer press conference in Berlin, Germany, Friday, July 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
Merkel defends German climate moves as rally urges actionGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel has defended her government's efforts to combat climate change, promising "decisive" moves in September
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
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