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After Americans Killed, Trump's Syria Plan Prompts Questions
Millennial Money: Don't Let Instagram Envy Get You into Debt
Brazil's Bolsonaro Makes Stumbling Start As President

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Millennial Money: Don't Let Instagram Envy Get You into Debt

After Americans Killed, Trump's Syria Plan Prompts Questions

By Brianna McGurran |
You know by now that social media leaves out the fender benders, arguments and weather mishaps essential to any vacation. You can add financial faux pas to that list.

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Supreme Court Inaction Suggests DACA Safe for Another Year

Supreme Court Inaction Suggests DACA Safe for Another Year

By Mark Sherman | Jan 22
The Obama-era program that shields young immigrants from deportation and that President Donald Trump has sought to end seems likely to survive for at least another year.

Trump's Proposal to Break Budget Deadlock Falls Flat

Trump's Proposal to Break Budget Deadlock Falls Flat

By Jill Colvin and Lisa Mascaro | Jan 22
Voting in Congress was not expected to unfold until later in the week. Even then it seemed doubtful that the 1,300-page measure, dubbed "End The Shutdown And Secure The Border Act," had any chance of passing swiftly.

Questions over Payments Involving Son of Brazil President

Questions over Payments Involving Son of Brazil President

By Anna Jean Kaiser | Jan 22
The son of new Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is fending off suspicions of financial irregularities that are starting to cast a shadow over the administration just four weeks in power.

House Democrats Bringing New Scrutiny to Education Secretary

House Democrats Bringing New Scrutiny to Education Secretary

By Collin Binkley | Jan 22
Wielding control of the House and a new set of investigative powers, Democrats are preparing to bring Education Secretary Betsy DeVos under the sharpest scrutiny she has seen since taking office.

Patients Turn to GoFundMe When Money and Hope Run Out

Patients Turn to GoFundMe When Money and Hope Run Out

By Mark Zdechlik, Minnesota Public Radio | Jan 22
GoFundMe, the largest online, crowdsourced fundraising platform, says contributors have raised more than $5 billion, all told, from 50 million donations in the eight years it has been in business.

Fear and Zeal Over More Guns in Violence-Plagued Brazil

Fear and Zeal Over More Guns in Violence-Plagued Brazil

By Peter Prengaman | Jan 22
Changes in Brazil's gun laws are a potential boon for major gun makers. On Bolsonaro's first day in office earlier this month, stocks of gun manufacturer Forjas Taurus jumped 30 percent. But for others the changes are terrifying.

World Economy Forecast to Slow in 2019 Amid Trade Tensions

World Economy Forecast to Slow in 2019 Amid Trade Tensions

By Paul Wiseman | Jan 21
The world economy absorbed more bad news Monday: The International Monetary Fund cut its growth forecast for 2019. And China, the world's second-biggest economy, said it had slowed to its weakest pace since 1990.

UK Leader Snubs Brexit Delay, Sticks to Her EU Divorce Deal

UK Leader Snubs Brexit Delay, Sticks to Her EU Divorce Deal

By Jill Lawless and Raf Casert | Jan 21
Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday rejected calls to delay Britain's departure from the European Union, and said her Plan B was to get her rejected Brexit deal approved by Parliament after securing changes to a contentious Irish border measure.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Murky Claims on Weather, Shutdown

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Murky Claims on Weather, Shutdown

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Jan 21
Over the past week and through the weekend, Trump and his team misstated the reality on myriad issues, many connected with the partial government shutdown, Trump's proposed wall and the Russia investigation. Here's a look.

Few Signs of Breakthrough as May Set to Unveil Brexit Plan B

Few Signs of Breakthrough as May Set to Unveil Brexit Plan B

By Jill Lawless and Raf Casert | Jan 21
Prime Minister Theresa May is set to unveil her new plan to break Britain's Brexit deadlock — and it's expected to look a lot like the old plan decisively rejected by Parliament last week.

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