Ivanka Trump defends father, brushes aside groans in Berlin

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser of U.S. President Donald Trump, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, from left, chat after a panel at the W20 Summit in Berlin Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The conference aims at...

Trump touts executive orders he once lambasted

FILE – In this Friday, April 21, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington. Trump will mark the end of his first 100 days in office with a flurry of executive orders as he looks to fulfill campaign promises and rack up...

Ivanka Trump vows push for change for women, defends father

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser of U.S. President Donald Trump, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, from left, attend a panel at the W20 Summit in Berlin Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The conference aims at building...

Arkansas conducts nation’s 1st double execution since 2000

FILE – This combination of undated file photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Jack Jones, left, and Marcel Williams. The two Arkansas inmates scheduled to be put to death Monday, April 24, 2017, in what could be the nation’s...

Arkansas denies man gulped for air during 1 of 2 executions

FILE – This combination of undated file photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Jack Jones, left, and Marcel Williams. The two Arkansas inmates scheduled to be put to death Monday, April 24, 2017, in what could be the nation’s...

Pope tells Egypt ahead of visit he comes as peace messenger

People are seen through the stain glass, of the Coptic church of Mar Girgis, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, April 24, 2017. Pope Francis is scheduled to make a two-day pilgrimage to Egypt, a predominantly Muslim Arab nation where on April 9, on the Christian holy day of Palm Sunday,...

Seoul: North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

A young girl watches as North Korean men and women take part in a mass dance on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Pyongyang residents hold mass dances across the city to mark the 85th anniversary of the country’s army. Despite deepening tensions on the...

Tough court on immigration serves as model for Trump plans

FILE – In this April 11, 2017, file photo, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, center, tours the U.S.-Mexico border with border officials in Nogales, Ariz. A courthouse on the border in Texas is serving as a model for the kind of tough immigration enforcement advocated by...

Gov’t shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress

FILE – In this April 4, 2017, file photo, the Capitol is seen at dawn in Washington. Bipartisan bargainers are making progress toward a budget deal to prevent a partial federal shutdown this weekend, a major hurdle overcome when President Donald Trump signaled he would put...

North Korea celebrates as South Korea, US keep watch

A young girl watches as North Korean men and women take part in a mass dance on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Pyongyang residents hold mass dances across the city to mark the 85th anniversary of the country’s army. Despite deepening tensions on the...