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LONDON (AP) — U.K. opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has declined an invitation to a state dinner with Donald Trump during the president's visit to Britain in June.

Labour Party leader Corbyn said Friday that the government "should not be rolling out the...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — An important pretrial hearing in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault case was poised to play out in secret on Friday, after a judge ruled against news organizations fighting to keep the courtroom open.

Both the prosecution and defense...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.2% annual rate in the first three months of the year, a far better outcome than expected, overcoming a host of headwinds including global weakness, rising trade tensions and a partial government shutdown....Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. did not pay $2 million to North Korea in 2017 to get American college student Otto Warmbier released from detention.

Warmbier, a student at the University of Virginia, died in June 2017...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying once more to defend his remarks about racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Trump was asked Friday about his 2017 comments, when he said there were "very fine people on both sides" of a clash...Read more

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Sunshine and Santana: Both will be welcome sights on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

There have been some disappointments in the run-up to the 50th annual Jazz Fest. Both the Rolling Stones and...Read more

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The second powerful cyclone to strike Mozambique in just six weeks ripped off roofs and killed at least three people on Friday as the United Nations warned of "massive flooding" ahead.

Cyclone Kenneth had approached Mozambique with...Read more

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on measles quarantines at two Los Angeles universities (all times local):

7:25 a.m.

The quarantine order for students and staff who may have been exposed to measles at two Los Angeles universities...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is taking swipes at his critics as he prepares his exit from the Justice Department.

In a speech Thursday night before a lawyers' group, Rosenstein made barbed remarks in the direction of former...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — A government report showing solid economic growth and a mixed bag of corporate earnings sent U.S. stocks sideways in early trading Friday on Wall Street.

Stocks are on pace to finish the week barely higher after investors weighed...Read more