• Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team would advise that he refuse to submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller unless the team can review classified information shared with select lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election med…

  • By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March. His message to lawmakers in both parties: Get your act together before the next budget lands on my desk.

AP
  • By CATHERINE LUCEY, MATTHEW LEE, HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

President Donald Trump said Sunday a U.S. team was in North Korea to plan a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jon Un, raising expectations that the on-off-on meeting would indeed take place.

  • By JAMES MacPHERSON Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. (AP) — Standing Rock Sioux tribal member Marlo Hunte-Beaubrun went door to door on North Dakota's largest American Indian reservations in 2012 turning out the tribal vote to help put Democrat Heidi Heitkamp in the U.S. Senate. Six years later, with Heitk…

  • By MICHAEL R. BLOOD Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Twenty-three years ago, Scott Baugh was a little-known Southern California lawyer whose conservative politics and youthful brio impressed Republican U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, who steered his new protege to a seat in the state Legislature.

  • By JOSHUA GOODMAN and MATTHEW LEE Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — A secret backchannel led by a veteran Republican Senate staffer and a flamboyant Venezuelan official nicknamed "Dracula" broke through hostile relations between the two governments to secure the release of American prisoner Joshua Holt, who traveled to the South American co…

  • By MATT VOLZ Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — For more than two decades, Montana's lone U.S. House seat has been a sacrificial altar where Democratic candidates' dreams are squashed. Not only have all 12 Democratic candidates since 1996 lost to Republicans, but only two of them have since gone on to win any election…

  • By JOSHUA GOODMAN and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joshua Holt, a Utah man who traveled to Venezuela in 2016 to marry a woman he met online but soon found himself jailed and later branded the CIA's top spy in Latin America, has been welcomed home by his family and President Donald Trump.

AP
  • By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court's highly anticipated decision in the case of a Colorado baker who would not create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

AP
  • By JOSHUA GOODMAN and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 to marry a Spanish-speaking Mormon woman but soon found himself jailed and later branded the CIA's top spy in Latin America, was set free by the anti-American Maduro government on Saturday, saying he was "overwhelmed …

  • By CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump accused The New York Times on Saturday of inventing a source for a story who, in fact, was a White House official conducting a briefing for reporters under the condition that the official not be named.

  • By NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

EDMOND, Oklahoma (AP) — Vicki Toombs was watching the returns on election night 2016 when her phone buzzed — a text from her 22-year-old son Beau in Chicago. Beau, who is gay, was afraid that the new administration would end the Affordable Care Act and with it the insurance he and his friend…

  • By PHILIPPE SOTTO Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

PARIS (AP) — Thousands of protesters marched under tight security in eastern Paris on Saturday after French labor unions, left-wing political parties and civil rights groups called for "floods of people" to oppose the pro-business policies of President Emmanuel Macron.

AP
  • By AMY TAXIN and ASTRID GALVAN Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

PHOENIX (AP) — Until recently, Lilly Mucarsel has spoken Spanish just about everywhere since arriving in the United States from Ecuador three decades ago: at the library, the movies, the grocery store. She raised three daughters who also speak Spanish and are passing on the tradition to her …

  • By CATHERINE LUCEY, ZEKE MILLER AND MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House team is heading to Singapore this weekend as previously planned to prepare for a possible summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader, a further sign that the meeting Trump called off might get back on track.

AP
  • By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly released emails show senior Environmental Protection Agency officials working closely with a conservative group that dismisses climate change to rally like-minded people for public hearings on science and global warming, counter negative news coverage and promote Admi…

  • By JONATHAN LEMIRE and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election. And they may take it to the Justice Department as part of an effort …

  • By JILL COLVIN and LISA MASCARO Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has long made immigration a top priority. He has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on "legal loopholes" he says allow criminals to enter the country illegally.

  • By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Environmental Protection Agency officials have been working closely with a conservative group that dismisses climate change to rally like-minded people for public hearings on science and global warming. Recently released emails show they also recruited help to counte…

  • By ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — From "Little Rocket Man" to the scheduling of a historic peace summit and back again, President Donald Trump's dizzying back-and-forth on North Korea is par for the course for a president who likes to keep his audience guessing. As Trump himself said Friday, "Everybody play…

  • By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and REESE DUNKLIN Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

The Senate committee that oversees the U.S. military ordered an independent investigation of how the Defense Department handles sexual violence among children on bases as part of legislation that would overhaul how the Pentagon must respond when assaults are reported.

AP
  • By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly released emails show senior Environmental Protection Agency officials working closely with a conservative group that dismisses climate change to rally like-minded people for public hearings on science and global warming, counter negative news coverage and tout Adminis…

  • By JONATHAN LEMIRE and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and may take it to the Justice Department as part of an effort to scu…

  • By ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — From "Little Rocket Man" to the scheduling of a historic peace summit and back again, President Donald Trump's dizzying back-and-forth on North Korea is par for the course for a president who likes to keep his audience guessing. As Trump himself said Friday, "Everybody play…

AP
  • By CATHERINE LUCEY, ZEKE MILLER and MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Everybody plays games," President Donald Trump declared Friday as he suggested the potentially historic North Korean summit he had suddenly called off might be getting back on track.

  • By JILL COLVIN and LISA MASCARO Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on "legal loopholes" he says allow criminals to enter the country illegally. But behind the scenes, Trump has shown little interest in jumping into an intensifying Capitol Hill debate ov…

  • By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and REESE DUNKLIN Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

The Senate committee that oversees the U.S. military ordered an independent investigation of how the Defense Department handles sexual violence among children on bases as part of legislation that would overhaul how the Pentagon must respond when assaults are reported.

  • By ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday accused Democrats of "rooting against" upcoming nuclear talks with North Korea, and said his political opponents were trying to coddle gang members.

  • By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday signed a trio of executive orders to overhaul the federal bureaucracy by making it easier to fire federal workers for poor performance and misconduct, requiring that departments and agencies negotiate better union contracts and limiting the …

  • By KYLE POTTER Associated Press
  • Updated
  • 0

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A high-ranking Minnesota lawmaker thrust into the lieutenant governor's office by U.S. Sen. Al Franken's resignation abruptly took the oath of office and resigned her state Senate seat on Friday, a swift reversal for the longtime Republican senator who had resisted the…

  • By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told Congress that it's reached a deal that would allow Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. to stay in business, a source familiar with the talks who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a confidential matter said Friday.

topical
  • Killeen Daily Herald
  • 0

Progress 2016 - A special publication brought to you by the Killeen Daily Herald.

topical
  • The Killeen Daily Herald's 6th annual How-to Guide 2016
  • 0

The Killeen Daily Herald's 6th annual How-to Guide July 2016

topical
  • 0

The Killeen Daily Herald presents an overview of the progress seen in Central Texas cities during 2016 and what's ahead in 2017.

topical
  • 0

The Killeen Daily Herald salutes area graduates, profiling the valedictorian and salutatorian at each high school.