AP News

China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

BEIJING (AP) -- China announced Saturday that it will limit oil exports to North Korea under U.N. sanctions over its nuclear and missile development, further reducing support from Pyongyang's last major trading partner, energy supplier and diplomatic ally....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal all but dead; McCain deals the blow

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years of vows to kill the program. It was the second time in three months the 81-year-old McCain emerged as the destroyer of his party's signature promise to voters....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Puerto Rican officials rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam and said they could not reach more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria started to become clear on Friday....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem. And he's encouraging spectators to walk out in protest....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Hope mixed with fear Friday on a 60-foot stretch of a bike lane in downtown Mexico City, where families huddled under tarps and donated blankets, awaiting word of their loved ones trapped in the four-story-high pile of rubble behind them....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Trump promises Alabama Sen. Strange will 'drain the swamp'

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- President Donald Trump implored his supporters Friday to get behind an establishment-backed incumbent in a Republican runoff race in Alabama, arguing that Sen. Luther Strange will "drain the swamp" and doesn't know the Senate Majority Leader "at all."...

Saturday, September 23, 2017
'Little Rock Nine' members mark school's 1957 desegregation

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- When she saw images unfold from a deadly white supremacist rally this summer in Virginia, Minnijean Brown Trickey immediately thought about the angry mob she and eight other black students faced when they integrated an all-white high school in Little Rock 60 years ago....

Friday, September 22, 2017
Trump weighs new travel restrictions as ban nears expiration

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is weighing the next iteration of his controversial travel ban, which could include new, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries....

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Cuban official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mystery

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Cuba hasn't unearthed any information so far about who or what caused a mysterious series of health problems that have affected U.S. and Canadian diplomats in Havana, its top diplomat said Friday....

Friday, September 22, 2017