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Trying elected officials after ruling: It's complicated
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Supreme Court opinion setting aside the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will make it harder for Justice Department prosecutors to bring similar cases in the future and is welcome news to other elected officials investigated for or charged with corruption, legal experts say....

AP FACT CHECK: Overstatements in Trump's economic speech
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump laid out economic ideas in a speech in Pennsylvania on Tuesday that did not always deal squarely with economic realities. A look at some of his statements and how they compare with the facts:...

Supreme Court leans left in term unsettled by Scalia's death
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Justice Antonin Scalia's sudden death transformed the Supreme Court's term, shifted power to its liberal wing and started a transition that will be greatly affected by who wins the presidency....

Comparison of congressional reports on 2012 Benghazi attack
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A comparison of key findings in investigations into the 2012 attacks on the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya that killed U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans:...

The Latest: State Dept: Benghazi outpost was no mistake
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The latest on the House GOP Benghazi report, released Tuesday (all times local):...

Final Benghazi report: No 'smoking gun' pointing to Clinton
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation into the deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya, with fresh accusations of lethal mistakes by the Obama administration but no "smoking gun" pointing to wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton, then secretary of state and now the Democrats' presumptive presidential nominee....

Clinton on Benghazi report: Time to 'move on'
DENVER (AP) -- Hillary Clinton said Tuesday the nation should move on after Republicans on the House Benghazi Committee released a report critical of the slow response to the deadly 2012 attacks at the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Libya....

Trump takes on trade deals in Pennsylvania speech
MONESSEN, Pa. (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump took aim at U.S. free trade deals in a speech delivered in Western Pennsylvania Tuesday that painted his likely Democratic rival Hillary Clinton as a champion of the kind of globalization that has pushed manufacturing jobs overseas....

Trump's shifting position Muslim ban causes confusion
NEW YORK (AP) -- From the moment he first declared it, the plan has been a signature of his campaign for president: "Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on."...

The Latest: Traditional GOP ally blast Trump proposals
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT):...