Trump defends sharing ‘facts’ with Russia – BBC News

President Trump has been accused of sharing classified information with the Russians during a meeting in the Oval Office last week. The White House has responded by saying it was ‘wholly appropriate’ for the president to share information about the threat from the Islamic State group with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador. But both …

US Ballistic Missile Test-Fired from Calif. Base

An unarmed missile capable of sending a nuclear bomb across the world was launched Wednesday from California amid rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every …

ShowBiz Minute: Eminem, Gaffigan, Clinton

New Zealand campaign had concerns using Eminem-like song; Comedian Jim Gaffigan’s wife Jeannie has brain tumor surgery; Planned Parenthood gala honors Hillary Clinton. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the …

More Rain Headed to Flooded Midwest

Flooded areas of the Midwest are bracing for another round of heavy rain, the last thing they need with rivers in several places at or near record levels. Several inches of rain are forecast over the next few days. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated …

Hillary Clinton’s call to arms

At a Planned Parenthood 100 anniversary event in New York where she was honored, Hillary Clinton urges the audience to fight the changes to women’s health legislation. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from …

Alton Sterling’s Aunt: All This Was For Nothing

Sources tell AP that the two white Baton Rouge police officers who killed a black man named Alton Sterling won’t face federal charges. Sterling’s aunt said hearing the decision is ‘like going back to the first day.’ (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is …

Amy Schumer ‘grateful to the union’

At the New York premiere of her latest comedy “Snatched,” Amy Schumer discusses the impact the writers’ union strike would have had on her, while co-star Goldie Hawn reveals she’s happy to be back to acting. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the …

Raw: Arkansas National Guard Sent to Flood Zone

Northeastern Arkansas is dealing with severe flooding. Parts of the small town Pocahontas are evacuated as the flooded Black River is expected to reach a record crest on Thursday. National Guard troops are helping to evacuate residents. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is …

AP: No Charges For Baton Rouge Police Officers

The Justice Department decided not to charge two white Baton Rouge police officers in the death of a black man whose shooting was captured on video, The Associated Press has learned. A vigil was held outside the store where Alton Sterling died. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News …

Youth Circus Bridges Poverty, Privilege Divide

A youth circus in New Jersey is using spinning plates, acrobatics, and unicycles to bridge the divide between poverty and privilege. The Trenton Circus Squad pairs kids from the inner city with their peers from the wealthier suburbs. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press …