Tony Podesta granted immunity by Robert Mueller for Paul Manafort testimony: Report

Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly given a key Democratic operative immunity to testify against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort.

According to Tucker Carlson, speaking Thursday evening on his Fox News program, Mr. Mueller has offered immunity to Tony Podesta, founder of the Podesta Group and brother of former ...

More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a court-imposed deadline a week away.

The Justice Department reaffirmed in a court filing that ...

Inside the Beltway: Trump’s strategic war on the media

Voters already know that President Trump has confronted a hostile news media, which has produced an unprecedented amount of negative coverage aimed at his campaign, presidency and administration for three years. The practice ultimately may backfire on the press; Americans dislike the media almost as much as the media dislikes ...

Correction: CAIR Condemns Gosar story

PHOENIX (AP) - In a story July 18 about Rep. Paul Gosar being criticized by a Muslim civil rights group, The Associated Press incorrectly attributed a statement in response to the congressman's spokeswoman Melissa Brown. It was Gosar who responded.

A corrected version of the story is below:

Muslim group ...

Nicaragua marks 1979 revolution amid protests, bloodshed

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) - Nicaragua marked the 39th anniversary of the 1979 revolution against dictator Anastasio Somoza on Thursday amid a political crisis that has seen hundreds killed in a government crackdown on protesters seeking President Daniel Ortega's exit from office.

The anniversary remembrance had the feel of a victory ...

Justice Department to notify public of foreign election hacking

The Justice Department announced on Thursday it will now notify the public of foreign hacking operations targeting U.S. elections, a new policy implemented in the wake of Russia's efforts to interfere with the 2016 Presidential campaign.

Under the new policy, the government will inform companies, organizations and individuals they suspect ...

The Latest: Eastman: Ethics panel used for partisan attacks

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The Latest on an ethics complaint involving an Alaska legislator (all times local):

2:40 p.m.

An Alaska lawmaker says a legislative ethics panel that found he had violated ethics law has become a "political weapon used for partisan attacks on legislators."

In a statement, Republican Rep. ...

The Latest: Advocates say extension for Somalis not enough

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the Trump administration's decision to extend protected status for Somalis (all times local):

6 p.m.

Advocates for Somali nationals who are living in the United States say they are disappointed that the Trump administration chose to extend - and not redesignate - a special ...

Ex-Texas mayoral aide indicted for not providing records

HOUSTON (AP) - A former press aide for Houston's mayor has been indicted for allegedly refusing to provide records that had been requested by a reporter.

The Harris County District Attorney's Office said Thursday that a grand jury had indicted Darian Ward on one count of failure of a public ...