Crews set to restore power to much Hawaii's Lanai Island
HONOLULU (AP) ? Crews are on track to restore power to 1,575 Lanai City customers late Monday night, but 125 customers in the Manele area will likely go without power overnight, Maui Electric Co. said.
Germany deports 26 rejected Afghan asylum-seekersBERLIN (AP) ? Germany has deported 26 Afghan migrants as part of the government's efforts to increase the number of rejected asylum-seekers leaving the country after an influx of more than 1 million migrants in the last two years.
U.N. Syria envoy says not far from final Astana declarationThe U.N. special envoy for Syria said on Tuesday Russia, Turkey and Iran were closing in on a final statement reaffirming a cessation of hostilities between Syrian warring parties. "We're working for a declaration that can reassure the actual cessation of hostilities to become more solid," he told reporters. "This is not a paper, but a cessation of hostilities and saving lives.
Trump courts business, labor in delicate balancing act
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump's opening work day offered a look at his tricky balancing act between American businesses and the working-class voters who propelled his march to the White House.
'Get up. We've got to get out': Storms kill 20 in the South
Bonnie and Wayne Collier were jolted awake in their mobile home by a cellphone weather alert early Sunday. They jumped up, turned on the TV, saw a tornado warning and decided to run. "We heard the ...
Trump budget pick Mulvaney faces Senate hearing
Rep. Mick Mulvaney, President Donald Trump's staunchly conservative choice to lead the White House budget office, faces a Senate panel on Tuesday where lawmakers will seek clues on the new administration's ...
After U.S. exit, Asian nations try to save TPP trade dealWELLINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump kept his promise to pull out of the accord. The TPP, which the United States had signed but not ratified, was a pillar of former U.S. President Barack Obama's policy to pivot to Asia.
Trump's bridge-building eclipsed by false voter fraud claim
Judge postpones sentencing of PG&E in case tied to blast
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? A federal judge says he is inclined to require Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to mention its convictions in ads and have employees do thousands of hours of community service as part of its sentence in a criminal case stemming from a deadly natural gas explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Analysis: Trump's trade plans to test his deal-making skills