Pompeo meets w/North Korean leader Kim

US officials say Pompeo has met with N Korea’s Kim

WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, two officials told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The highly unusual, secret visit comes as the enemy nations prepare for a meeting between President Donald Trump and...
Barbara Bush

Iconic former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92 By MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush, the snowy-haired first lady and mother of a president whose plainspoken manner and utter lack of pretense made her more popular at times than her husband, President...
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April 18th AP News Minute

Wednesday, April 18th AP News Minute video report: CIA Director Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un; Southwest Airlines blown engine investigated; Oklahoma fires burn hundreds of square miles; Barbara Bush dies at age 92.
Japan Prime Minister Abe coming to U.S.

Trump to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Abe despite strain over North Korea, tariffs

Trump, Abe to meet despite strain over North Korea, tariffs PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Top Trump administration officials say that major concessions, including a possible exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs, could be on the table for Japan as President Donald Trump and Prime...

AP News Minute Video Tuesday 4/17

Tuesday April 17th AP News Minute report video: Dangerous fire conditions in Oklahoma; Judge may have neutral lawyer review evidence from Trump’s attorney; Trump to meet Japanese Prime Minister; Tornado damage in North Carolina.  

8-year-old boy at Minnesota school cuts other students with knife

8-year-old boy at school slashes other students with knife SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — An 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and randomly attacked three other children Monday, authorities said. Police Chief Perry Beise said the victi...

Deadly Prison Riot in South Carolina; SC prison system in jeopardy

South Carolina inmate: Bodies stacked up during prison riot By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Prisoners armed with homemade knives rioted for more than seven hours inside a maximum-security facility, leaving seven inmates dead, and bodies were...

Philly Starbucks calls 911, two black men arrested, video goes viral

Starbucks CEO hopes to meet with men arrested in Philly shop By KRISTEN DE GROOT, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The CEO of Starbucks arrived in Philadelphia hoping to meet with two black men who were arrested when the coffee chain’s employees called 911 and said they...
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Monday April 16th AP News Minute

Monday April 16th AP News Minute video report headlines: Comey calls Trump morally unfit to be President; Trump lawyer Cohen going to court; Haley indicates more sanctions coming against Russia; Severe storms hit North Carolina and Virginia.  
Kentucky teachers protests

Video: Kentucky Teachers Conducting Statewide Funding Protest

Thousands of Kentucky teachers rally for education funding By BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of Kentucky teachers hoisted signs and chanted “we love our children” on Friday as they called on legislators to reject the Republican...