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October 30, 2017 12:08 AM As Russia case unfolds, Trump and Republicans go to battle with Clinton and Democrats

Tensions between Republicans and Democrats over the investigation of Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election intensified Sunday, with President Trump demanding to know why his campaign is under federal scrutiny while his former opponent Hillary Clinton is not. The president’s latest outburst over the inquiry led by special counsel Robert 87

October 29, 2017 11:51 PM Jared Kushner made unannounced trip to Saudi Arabia

President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner recently traveled to Saudi Arabia, a senior White House official confirmed. The trip was not announced ahead of time. On his third trip to Saudi Arabia this year, Kushner, whose White House portfolio includes the Middle East, left the U.S. on Wednesday and returned Saturday. Dina Powell, deputy 88

October 29, 2017 11:38 PM 2 Navy SEALs Under Suspicion in Strangling of Green Beret in Mali

No one has been charged in Sergeant Melgar’s death, which a military medical examiner ruled to be “a homicide by asphyxiation,” or strangulation, said three military officials briefed on the autopsy results. The two Navy SEALs, who have not been identified, were flown out of Mali shortly after the episode and were placed on administrative leave. The biggest 83

October 29, 2017 10:33 PM Asian Stocks Mixed as Chinese Shares, Bonds Tumble: Markets Wrap

Asian stocks were mixed as investors continued to digest earnings, while bond and currency markets awaited an announcement on who will helm the Federal Reserve. Equity benchmarks fluctuated in Japan, while Chinese shares fell, with the Shanghai Composite Index tumbling the most this year on an intraday basis as the nation’s bond slump deepened. Hong Kong stocks 199

October 29, 2017 8:24 PM Puerto Rico’s utility cancels controversial contract with Montana firm to repair electric grid

The Puerto Rico electric power company said Sunday that it is canceling a controversial $300 million contract it had signed with a small Montana-based company and tasked with a central role in repairing the territory’s hurricane-ravaged electric grid. The move came after Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said the contract was a distraction and should be canceled 83

October 29, 2017 4:20 PM FCS football Week 9 recap: Three top-20 teams fall while top dogs stay unscathed

Samford entered Saturday rolling, and Chattanooga entered Saturday with one win. Easy win? After posting 62 points the week before, No. 9 South Dakota State kept the wheels churning Saturday against No. 14 Western Illinois. Both offenses came out firing: The Jackrabbits led by quarterback Taryn Christion, the Leathernecks led by all-purpose back Steve 82

October 29, 2017 1:46 PM On who is target of Russia probe’s 1st charges, ‘if you’re the person, you know’: Christie

Whoever is targeted in the first charges sought by the special counsel's Russia investigation likely already knows, said New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a former federal prosecutor. “Believe me, if you’re the person, you know,” Christie, a former U.S. attorney, told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on "This Week" Sunday. “If you’ve been told you’re 93

October 29, 2017 6:34 AM USC rolls over Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Ronald Jones II ran for 216 yards and two touchdowns, Sam Darnold revved up No. 21 Southern California's offense with three touchdown passes and the Trojans rolled to a 48-17 victory over Arizona State on Saturday night. USC (7-2, 5-1 Pac-12) rebounded after a 49-19 thumping by No. 9 Notre Dame last week by racking up 607 total yards 52

October 29, 2017 6:29 AM Afghan deputy governor goes missing in northwest Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan – Police say the deputy governor of Afghanistan's Kunar province has gone missing in the Pakistani city of Peshawar. Senior Pakistani police officer Mohammad Tahir Khan said Sunday that Qazi Mohammad Nabi Ahmadi recently came to the city for medical treatment. Khan said Pakistani authorities were not informed of the visit until a relative 49

October 28, 2017 7:32 PM Trump team’s response to Russia news: Focus on Clinton, leaks or anything else

Caught off guard by reports of criminal charges in the Russia probe, Trump advisers sought to keep up their political attacks and divert attention from allegations of Russian collusion. The White House has been anticipating for months that special counsel Robert Mueller would eventually file criminal charges in his Russia investigation. But President 87