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Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is marking his 100th day in office by talking tough on trade....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby waters....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
US executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment?...

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Arkansas will face challenges replenishing execution supply

Arkansas will have a more difficult time obtaining additional lethal injection drugs after an unprecedented court challenge by a drug distributor and possible complications during at least one of the four executions the state carried out this month, experts said....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Security tight as pope celebrates open-air Mass in Cairo

CAIRO (AP) -- Military helicopters flew overhead and police fanned out in force Saturday as Pope Francis celebrated an open-air Mass for Egypt's tiny Catholic community on the second and final day of a visit aimed at comforting Christians following a series of attacks by Islamic militants....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
The Latest: Pope leaves Cairo stadium after Mass

CAIRO (AP) -- The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Egypt (all times local):...

Saturday, April 29, 2017
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
UAE's battle-hardened military expands into Africa, Mideast

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The United Arab Emirates is better known for its skyscrapers and pampered luxuries, but its small size belies a quiet expansion of its battle-hardened military into Africa and elsewhere in the Middle East....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Critics question top US prosecutor's style after blunt words

WASHINGTON (AP) -- With two dust-ups in a week, first with a judge in Hawaii and another with leaders of the nation's largest and most powerful police department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions sounds to some more like the conservative senator from Alabama he once was rather than the top prosecutor he is today....

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

President Donald Trump's executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling isn't likely to reach its goals anytime soon, but instead will kick off a yearslong review and legal battle....

Saturday, April 29, 2017