Trump Organization to launch 'American Ideas' hotel chain

NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump Organization is launching a new mid-market hotel chain called “American Ideas.” Donald Trump Jr. said Monday the new chain will start with three hotels in Mississippi. The president’s son says inspiration for the chain came from...

Report suggests Russia hackers breached voting software firm

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian hackers attacked at least one U.S. voting software supplier days before last year’s presidential election, according to a government intelligence report leaked Monday that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into U.S. voting...

Driven by hunger: Police rescue bear cub trapped in car

This June 2, 2017, photo provided by the Woodland Park Police Department shows a bear cub that was found trapped in the rear seat floor of a car in Woodland Park, Colo. The bear was eventually freed and released into the woods. (Woodland Park Police Department via AP) WOODLAND...

The Latest: Barkley takes up Bettman’s invite to see hockey

Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, left, tries to skate past Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Carl Hagelin, of Sweden, right, during the second period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)...

Ohio Could Have Path To Obtaining Long-sought Execution Drug

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio may have a path to obtaining a long-sought lethal injection drug if the state can locate the proper ingredients, the prison system’s top lawyer said during a deposition in a legal challenge to Ohio’s proposed execution drugs. The state has...

Portland man fatally stabbed on train remembered as hero

AP Photo/Don Ryan MILWAUKIE, Ore. (AP) — Mourners remembered one of the men who was fatally stabbed trying to stop an anti-Muslim tirade against two teenage girls on a Portland light-rail train as a modern-day martyr and a hero who never stayed on the sidelines when others...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump lags in filling government posts

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is accusing Senate Democrats of slow-walking his nominees, but his blame is misplaced. It’s the president who is lagging behind his predecessors in naming candidates for key government posts during his...

AP FACT CHECK: Pruitt blows smoke over coal jobs and climate

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s environmental chief has been trying to clear the air about why his boss is pulling out of the Paris climate accord, but some of the claims he’s making are as solid as smoke. A look at a...

Siri, speakers and software: Highlights from the Apple show

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Siri is getting a new voice, and the Mac is getting a new name. Apple unveiled new hardware, including a Siri-powered speaker, and previewed upcoming iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch features as the company’s...

'Wonder Woman' is a hit that even Hollywood can't ignore

NEW YORK (AP) — Batman is the superhero with the calling-card beam of light, but Wonder Woman sent a signal over the weekend that even Hollywood couldn’t miss. Patty Jenkins’ “Wonder Woman” grossed $103.3 million in North America over its debut...