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A teachers union is spending millions against a top Democrat

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A teachers union that is typically a reliable Democrat ally is spending millions of dollars to help a Donald Trump-supporting Republican try to unseat New Jersey's top-ranking Democrat, a union leader himself.

Nov. 2, 2017 6:17 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Oct. 28 The Orange County Register on the GOP's relationship with fiscal responsibility: Republicans in Congress have passed a budget resolution.

Nov. 1, 2017 4:49 PM EDT
Man with same name as ex-Trump aide sets Twitter straight

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Michigan financial adviser who shares the same name as a former member of President Donald Trump's campaign team caught up in an investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 elections has been trying to sort out a case of mistaken identity.

Oct. 31, 2017 2:03 PM EDT
First Russia-Trump charges are special counsel warning shot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller is warning everyone in President Donald Trump's orbit: If they lie about contacts between his election campaign and Russians, they could end up on the wrong end of federal criminal charges.

Oct. 31, 2017 12:34 PM EDT
Timeline of key events in the Trump-Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key dates related to the investigation of the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russia: — 2006: Paul Manafort and Rick Gates begin work as consultants for the Party of Regions, a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine led by Victor Yanukovych, the country's former prime minister.

Oct. 31, 2017 4:16 AM EDT
First guilty plea, indictment of Trump aides in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a black Monday for Donald Trump's White House, the special counsel investigating possible coordination between the Kremlin and the Trump presidential campaign announced the first charges, indicting Trump's former campaign chairman and revealing how an adviser lied to the FBI about meetings with Russian intermediaries.

Oct. 31, 2017 1:47 AM EDT
Sanders calls NY mayor antidote to Trump's 'ugly' leadership

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders, the Vermont U.S. senator who stoked liberal passions nationwide as a Democratic candidate in last year's presidential contest, stepped into New York politics for a day on Monday, casting first-term Mayor Bill de Blasio as the antidote to the "un-American" leadership of President Donald Trump.

Oct. 30, 2017 9:17 PM EDT
Timeline of key events in the Trump-Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key dates related to the investigation of the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russia: — 2006: Paul Manafort and Rick Gates begin work as consultants for the Party of Regions, a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine led by Victor Yanukovych, the country's former prime minister.

Oct. 30, 2017 5:44 PM EDT

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