Vancouver family struggles after husband and father deported

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - A Vancouver family is still reeling after immigration agents arrested the father, who had been living and working in the United States for 17 years, and took him from their home.

Wilitha Jarju's husband, Gibril Jarju, came to the United States around 2000. He was a ...

Iraqi polls open in first elections since victory over IS

BAGHDAD (AP) - Polls opened across Iraq on Saturday in the first national election since the declaration of victory over the Islamic State group. After hours of low voter turnout, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi partially lifted a security curfew to encourage more people to come to the polls.

After ...

US hopes North Korea will become close partner, Pompeo says

WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States aspires to have North Korea as a "close partner" and not an enemy, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, noting that the U.S. has often in history become good friends with former adversaries.

Pompeo said he had told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ...

Trump’s prescription to reduce drug prices takes small steps

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's long-promised plan to bring down drug prices would mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder." Instead he focuses on private competition and more openness to reduce America's prescription pain.

In Rose Garden remarks at the White House Friday, ...

Ukraine computer involved in Tennessee elections attack

Investigators found evidence of a "malicious intrusion" into a Tennessee county's elections website from a computer in Ukraine during a concerted cyberattack, which likely caused the site to crash just as it was reporting vote totals in this month's primary.

Moon shines as he drives diplomacy with Pyongyang

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - To his supporters, South Korean President Moon Jae-in is a master negotiator who's fixing decades of bad nuclear diplomacy with North Korea. To his critics, he's falling prey to the same old trap that has claimed previous South Korean presidents - but with an important ...

Oklahoma governor vetoes gun carry bill in defeat for NRA

Oklahoma's Republican Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed a bill late Friday that would have authorized adults to carry firearms without a permit or training, dealing a rare defeat to the National Rifle Association in a conservative state.

Former energy company exec pleads guilty in bribery scheme

NEW YORK (AP) - A former energy company executive pleaded guilty Friday in connection with a scheme to bribe a former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Peter Galbraith Kelly pleaded guilty in Manhattan federal court to conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

Jurors convicted the former Cuomo aide, ...

Oklahoma governor vetoes gun carry bill in defeat for NRA

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma's Republican Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed a bill late Friday that would have authorized adults to carry firearms without a permit or training, dealing a rare defeat to the National Rifle Association in a conservative state.

The veto comes after opposition from the business community and ...