Judge to consider timing of Trump University trial
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge in San Diego said he wanted a trial by the middle of this year in a lawsuit against Donald Trump over the now defunct Trump University. That was before the real estate mogul appeared headed for the Republican presidential nomination.
US hiring slowed in April amid tepid growth, but pay rises
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April, adding 160,000 jobs, the fewest in seven months, after a streak of robust monthly gains. The unemployment rate remained at a low 5 percent, roughly where it has been since fall.
US takes tougher tone on Israeli settlements in new report
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will endorse a tougher tone with Israel in an upcoming international report that takes the Jewish state to task over settlements, demolitions and property seizures on land the Palestinians claim for a future state, diplomats told The Associated Press.