Fractured GOP shows no immediate signs of mending itself
WASHINGTON (AP) — A fractured Republican party showed few signs of mending itself Friday, after Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus declared his support for Donald Trump and Trump bashed House Speaker Paul Ryan for not falling in line.
At congress, North Korean leader hails nuclear progress
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hailed his country's recent nuclear test to uproarious applause as he convened the first full congress of its ruling party since 1980, an event intended to showcase the North's stability and unity in the face of tough international sanctions and deepening isolation.
Canadian convoy begins, hoping to flee wildfire zone
FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — A massive convoy was underway Friday to move evacuees stranded at oil field camps north of fire-ravaged Fort McMurray, Alberta, through the community to safe areas south of the Canadian oil sands capital