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  • After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:42:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:35:07 GMT
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
  • Russia says US visa delays could halt direct flights

    Russia says US visa delays could halt direct flights

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:37:16 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:33:46 GMT
    The Russian Foreign Ministry says increasing delays by the United States in issuing visas could result in flagship airline Aeroflot ending flights to the U.S.More >>
    The Russian Foreign Ministry says increasing delays by the United States in issuing visas could result in flagship airline Aeroflot ending flights to the U.S.More >>
  • FBI offers $1M for info on US reporter missing in Syria

    FBI offers $1M for info on US reporter missing in Syria

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:14:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:27:10 GMT
    Federal authorities are offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading to an American journalist who has been missing in Syria for five years.More >>
    Federal authorities are offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading to an American journalist who has been missing in Syria for five years.More >>
  • Justice Department agrees to send Comey memos to Congress

    Justice Department agrees to send Comey memos to Congress

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:32:51 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:27:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.

    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized...

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    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized department officials.

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  • Awww: 10 days old, she makes Senate history in her pink cap

    Awww: 10 days old, she makes Senate history in her pink cap

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:51:56 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:27:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Babies do not care about Senate decorum. But in a bow to working p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Babies do not care about Senate decorum. But in a bow to working p...

    Prompted by the first sitting senator with a newborn, the Senate has decided to allow the babies of its members into the chamber, but not before some coaxing.

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    Prompted by the first sitting senator with a newborn, the Senate has decided to allow the babies of its members into the chamber, but not before some coaxing.

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  • Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:02:13 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:59 GMT
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.More >>
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.More >>
  • Lawyers seek medical reprieve for Guantanamo detainee

    Lawyers seek medical reprieve for Guantanamo detainee

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:37:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:54 GMT
    Lawyers for a longtime Guantanamo detainee are seeking a specialized medical evaluation, saying that he was mentally ill long before his detention and that his condition has deteriorated badly.More >>
    Lawyers for a longtime Guantanamo detainee are seeking a specialized medical evaluation, saying that he was mentally ill long before his detention and that his condition has deteriorated badly.More >>
  • The Latest: McCabe lawyer says criminal referral unjustified

    The Latest: McCabe lawyer says criminal referral unjustified

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:12:51 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Ju...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, then-FBI acting director Andrew McCabe listens during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Ju...
    A lawyer for fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says a criminal referral to prosecutors about his client is "unjustified.".More >>
    A lawyer for fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says a criminal referral to prosecutors about his client is "unjustified.".More >>
  • Pentagon: Sarin likely at Syria sites, but questions remain

    Pentagon: Sarin likely at Syria sites, but questions remain

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:55:10 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:46 GMT
    Map locates OPWC publicly confirmed chemical weapon attacks since 2013; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;Map locates OPWC publicly confirmed chemical weapon attacks since 2013; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;
    The Pentagon says there have been no reports of civilian casualties from last week's missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain.More >>
    The Pentagon says there have been no reports of civilian casualties from last week's missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain.More >>
  • Oil, gas drilling in pristine Alaska refuge takes step ahead

    Oil, gas drilling in pristine Alaska refuge takes step ahead

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:04:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:39 GMT
    The Trump administration is moving toward oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.More >>
    The Trump administration is moving toward oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.More >>
  • Trump says anti-drug briefing he heard shows need for wall

    Trump says anti-drug briefing he heard shows need for wall

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:35:34 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump is on his way to Key West, Florida, where he'll be receiving a briefing on drug interdiction efforts.More >>
    President Donald Trump is on his way to Key West, Florida, where he'll be receiving a briefing on drug interdiction efforts.More >>
  • Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:52:34 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:26:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.

    "If I think that if it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful we're not going to go. If the meeting when I'm there is not fruitful I will respectfully leave the meeting," Trump told a news conference.

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    "If I think that if it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful we're not going to go. If the meeting when I'm there is not fruitful I will respectfully leave the meeting," Trump told a news conference.

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  • Trump backs Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee GOP US Senate bid

    Trump backs Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee GOP US Senate bid

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:42:44 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:12:49 GMT
    President Donald Trump has endorsed Marsha Blackburn in the Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat from Tennessee.More >>
    President Donald Trump has endorsed Marsha Blackburn in the Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat from Tennessee.More >>
  • AP source: Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral

    AP source: Fired FBI deputy chief facing criminal referral

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:37:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:08:57 GMT
    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington. (Source: Jacquelyn Martin/AP)The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington. (Source: Jacquelyn Martin/AP)

    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington.

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    The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington.

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  • Court: Sotomayor shoulder injury worse than first thought

    Court: Sotomayor shoulder injury worse than first thought

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:35:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:47:27 GMT
    The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor's left shoulder break is worse than was first thought, though the 63-year-old justice expects to be on the bench when the court hears its last six arguments of the...More >>
    The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor's left shoulder break is worse than was first thought, though the 63-year-old justice expects to be on the bench when the court hears its last six arguments of the term next week.More >>
  • IMF's Lagarde: Trade tensions threaten global economy

    IMF's Lagarde: Trade tensions threaten global economy

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:32:23 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:47:25 GMT
    IMF's Largarde: US-China trade tensions, rising debt load threaten healthy global economy.More >>
    IMF's Largarde: US-China trade tensions, rising debt load threaten healthy global economy.More >>
  • Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:00:21 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:37:46 GMT
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.More >>
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.More >>
  • Navy, Marine leaders: No problem with transgender troops

    Navy, Marine leaders: No problem with transgender troops

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:15:42 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:05:08 GMT
    The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps tell senators that so far, they've seen no discipline, morale or unit readiness problems with transgender troops now serving openly.More >>
    The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps tell senators that so far, they've seen no discipline, morale or unit readiness problems with transgender troops now serving openly.More >>
  • Dem lawmakers want to know legal basis for Syria strikes

    Dem lawmakers want to know legal basis for Syria strikes

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:02:18 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:04:47 GMT
    Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on President Donald Trump to provide records spelling out the legal basis for missile strikes in Syria last week and in April 2017.More >>
    Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on President Donald Trump to provide records spelling out the legal basis for missile strikes in Syria last week and in April 2017.More >>
  • The Latest: Duckworth and daughter make Senate history

    The Latest: Duckworth and daughter make Senate history

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:12:30 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:55:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., carries her baby Maile Pearl Bowlsbey after they went to the Senate floor to vote, on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 19, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., carries her baby Maile Pearl Bowlsbey after they went to the Senate floor to vote, on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 19, 2018 in Washington.
    Sen. Tammy Duckworth and daughter Maile have made Senate history.More >>
    Sen. Tammy Duckworth and daughter Maile have made Senate history.More >>
  • US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:44:32 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:44:50 GMT
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
  • Trade issues expose the limits of Trump-Abe 'bromance'

    Trade issues expose the limits of Trump-Abe 'bromance'

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:02:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:15:13 GMT
    President Trump tweeted a picture Wednesday of himself and the prime minister of Japan playing golf. (Source: @realDonaldTrump/Twitter/CNN)President Trump tweeted a picture Wednesday of himself and the prime minister of Japan playing golf. (Source: @realDonaldTrump/Twitter/CNN)

    Trump reassured he would take Japan's concerns to heart during his upcoming meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un but spurned his guest's top economic and trade priorities.

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    Trump reassured he would take Japan's concerns to heart during his upcoming meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un but spurned his guest's top economic and trade priorities.

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  • The Latest:

    The Latest:

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:35:30 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:05:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). People are seen along the motorcade route as vehicles transporting President Donald Trump drive past in Key West Fla., Thursday, April 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). People are seen along the motorcade route as vehicles transporting President Donald Trump drive past in Key West Fla., Thursday, April 19, 2018.
    Crowds are lining the streets of Key West, Florida, as President Donald Trump attends a briefing on combatting drug trafficking.More >>
    Crowds are lining the streets of Key West, Florida, as President Donald Trump attends a briefing on combatting drug trafficking.More >>
  • Fate of US citizen with ties to IS in hands of judge

    Fate of US citizen with ties to IS in hands of judge

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:15:08 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:04:30 GMT
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
  • Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel suits

    Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel suits

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:52:15 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:44:26 GMT
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and investigation firm Fusion GPS.More >>
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and investigation firm Fusion GPS.More >>
  • Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

    Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:03:10 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:36:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., left, sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hill, Monday, April 16, 2018 in Washington. Jackson is President ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., left, sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hill, Monday, April 16, 2018 in Washington. Jackson is President ...
    A key Democratic senator says President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency.More >>
    A key Democratic senator says President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency.More >>
  • Judge sanctions prosecutors in Greitens criminal case

    Judge sanctions prosecutors in Greitens criminal case

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:31:53 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:24:28 GMT
    (J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to an extramarital affair with his hairdresser. Miss...(J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference in Jefferson City, Mo., about allegations related to an extramarital affair with his hairdresser. Miss...

    The Missouri governor was indicted in February on one count of invasion of privacy. He is accused of taking a nonconsensual photo of a partially nude woman with whom he had an extramarital affair in 2015, before he was elected.

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    The Missouri governor was indicted in February on one count of invasion of privacy. He is accused of taking a nonconsensual photo of a partially nude woman with whom he had an extramarital affair in 2015, before he was elected.

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  • Trump passes up chance to say if he'll fire Mueller

    Trump passes up chance to say if he'll fire Mueller

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:45 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:45:02 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:29:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    President Donald Trump is passing up a chance to say whether he will fire special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.More >>
    President Donald Trump is passing up a chance to say whether he will fire special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.More >>
  • GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

    GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:39:13 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:07:58 GMT
    The GAO reported that some high-tech office upgrades for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt violated federal law. (Source: CNN/Pool)The GAO reported that some high-tech office upgrades for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt violated federal law. (Source: CNN/Pool)
    The GAO reported that some high-tech office upgrades for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt violated federal law. (Source: CNN/Pool)The GAO reported that some high-tech office upgrades for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt violated federal law. (Source: CNN/Pool)

    An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending rules when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt's office.

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    An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending rules when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt's office.

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  • Senate panel to vote Monday on Pompeo for secretary of state

    Senate panel to vote Monday on Pompeo for secretary of state

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:15:20 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:07:30 GMT
    A Senate committee is set to vote at 5 p.m. Monday on the nomination of CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be secretary of state.More >>
    A Senate committee is set to vote at 5 p.m. Monday on the nomination of CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be secretary of state.More >>
  • The Latest: Anti-nuclear group backs US-NKorea talks

    The Latest: Anti-nuclear group backs US-NKorea talks

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:24:30 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:35:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    A U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a "maximum pressure campaign" to convince North Korea to denuclearize.More >>
    A U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a "maximum pressure campaign" to convince North Korea to denuclearize.More >>
  • California reaches deal on National Guard border mission

    California reaches deal on National Guard border mission

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:01:58 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:24:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...

    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.

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    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.

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  • Former President George HW Bush buoyed by tributes to wife

    Former President George HW Bush buoyed by tributes to wife

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:23:51 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:59 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:59:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Doug Mills, File). FILE - In this 1990 file photo, first lady Barbara Bush poses with her dog Millie in Washington. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018, that former first lady Barbara Bush has died at the age of 92.(AP Photo/Doug Mills, File). FILE - In this 1990 file photo, first lady Barbara Bush poses with her dog Millie in Washington. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018, that former first lady Barbara Bush has died at the age of 92.
    Presidents, first ladies and many others who knew Barbara Bush are praising her devotion to the nation, her family and literacy.More >>
    Presidents, first ladies and many others who knew Barbara Bush are praising her devotion to the nation, her family and literacy.More >>
  • Trump calls sketch released by Daniels 'a total con job'

    Trump calls sketch released by Daniels 'a total con job'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:01:34 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:27:43 GMT
    (Michael Avenatti via AP). This artist's drawing released by attorney Michael Avenatti, purports to show the man that the adult film actress Stormy Daniels says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011 to remain quiet about her affair with Pre...(Michael Avenatti via AP). This artist's drawing released by attorney Michael Avenatti, purports to show the man that the adult film actress Stormy Daniels says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011 to remain quiet about her affair with Pre...
    Trump says a porn actress is pulling "a total con job" by promoting an artist's sketch of a man she says threatened her to keep silent.More >>
    Trump says a porn actress is pulling "a total con job" by promoting an artist's sketch of a man she says threatened her to keep silent.More >>
  • Ex-Playboy model settles lawsuit over alleged Trump affair

    Ex-Playboy model settles lawsuit over alleged Trump affair

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:25:12 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:27:36 GMT
    Former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached a settlement with the company that owns the National Enquirer. (Source: CNN)Former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached a settlement with the company that owns the National Enquirer. (Source: CNN)
    Former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached a settlement with the company that owns the National Enquirer. (Source: CNN)Former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached a settlement with the company that owns the National Enquirer. (Source: CNN)

    A former Playboy model who said she had an affair with President Donald Trump has settled her lawsuit with a supermarket tabloid over an agreement that prohibited her from discussing the relationship.

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    A former Playboy model who said she had an affair with President Donald Trump has settled her lawsuit with a supermarket tabloid over an agreement that prohibited her from discussing the relationship.

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  • Senate panel divided over Pompeo for secretary of state

    Senate panel divided over Pompeo for secretary of state

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:31:17 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:27:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from D...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this April 12, 2018, photo, Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo speaks during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from D...

    CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination for secretary of state has so divided the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that it might send his nomination to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation.

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    CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination for secretary of state has so divided the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that it might send his nomination to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation.

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  • House panel moves to curb food stamps, renew farm subsidies

    House panel moves to curb food stamps, renew farm subsidies

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:11:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:57:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., joined at right by Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., argues in opposition as members members of the House Agriculture Committee assemble to craft a new farm bill which includes an overhaul of th...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, D-Del., joined at right by Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., argues in opposition as members members of the House Agriculture Committee assemble to craft a new farm bill which includes an overhaul of th...
    A bitterly-divided House panel has approved new work and job training requirements for food stamps as part of a five-year renewal of federal farm and nutrition policy.More >>
    A bitterly-divided House panel has approved new work and job training requirements for food stamps as part of a five-year renewal of federal farm and nutrition policy.More >>
  • The Latest: AP source: Pompeo, Kim discussed held Americans

    The Latest: AP source: Pompeo, Kim discussed held Americans

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:13:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:54:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows CIA Director Mike Pompeo, left, listens during his introductions before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a confirmation hearing on his nomination to be Secretary...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows CIA Director Mike Pompeo, left, listens during his introductions before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a confirmation hearing on his nomination to be Secretary...
    President Donald Trump is confirming that his CIA director met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea "last week" in anticipation of their potential summit.More >>
    President Donald Trump is confirming that his CIA director met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea "last week" in anticipation of their potential summit.More >>
  • Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out

    Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:01:48 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:25:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this April 12, 2018, photo CIA Director Mike Pompeo testifies on his nomination to be the next secretary of state on Capitol Hill in Washington. Two U.S. officials say Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). In this April 12, 2018, photo CIA Director Mike Pompeo testifies on his nomination to be the next secretary of state on Capitol Hill in Washington. Two U.S. officials say Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with...

    CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, a highly unusual, secret visit undertaken as the enemy nations prepare for a meeting.

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    CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, a highly unusual, secret visit undertaken as the enemy nations prepare for a meeting.

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  • Possibility of first-ever strike divides Arizona teachers

    Possibility of first-ever strike divides Arizona teachers

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:41:22 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:36 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:36:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this April 11 2018 file photo, teachers at Tuscano Elementary School stage a "walk-in" for higher pay and school funding in Phoenix. Arizona teachers began to vote Tuesday, April 17 on whether to walk off th...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this April 11 2018 file photo, teachers at Tuscano Elementary School stage a "walk-in" for higher pay and school funding in Phoenix. Arizona teachers began to vote Tuesday, April 17 on whether to walk off th...
    Arizona teachers are among the lowest paid in the nation and they're weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks of growing protests.More >>
    Arizona teachers are among the lowest paid in the nation and they're weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks of growing protests.More >>
  • Brown says agreement reached on California guard deployment

    Brown says agreement reached on California guard deployment

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:01:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:25:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
  • Trump, Abe fail to agree on US tariff exemption for Japan

    Trump, Abe fail to agree on US tariff exemption for Japan

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:16:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, right, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, left, walk at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, right, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, left, walk at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.

    The two-day Trump-Abe summit played out amid growing tensions between the two countries over North Korea and trade.

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    The two-day Trump-Abe summit played out amid growing tensions between the two countries over North Korea and trade.

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  • Baby, c'mon in: Senate allows newborns of members in chamber

    Baby, c'mon in: Senate allows newborns of members in chamber

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:12:02 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:34:16 GMT
    Senate considers rules change to allow members to bring babies to votes.More >>
    Senate considers rules change to allow members to bring babies to votes.More >>
  • Zinke signs order to expand recreational opportunities

    Zinke signs order to expand recreational opportunities

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:35:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:55:09 GMT
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has ordered his agency to expand recreational opportunities on public lands and waterways.More >>
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has ordered his agency to expand recreational opportunities on public lands and waterways.More >>
  • Trump says he'll sanction Russia as soon as they deserve it

    Trump says he'll sanction Russia as soon as they deserve it

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:41:35 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:48:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). In this April 13, 2018, photo, Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, speaks during a Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters. Haley is firing back against a Trump administration official who said...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). In this April 13, 2018, photo, Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, speaks during a Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters. Haley is firing back against a Trump administration official who said...

    The White House had been struggling to explain remarks that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin would be announcing new sanctions directed at companies associated with Syria's chemical weapons program on Monday amid reports that Trump put the brakes on the new sanctions.

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    The White House had been struggling to explain remarks that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin would be announcing new sanctions directed at companies associated with Syria's chemical weapons program on Monday amid reports that Trump put the brakes on the new sanctions.

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  • Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:00:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:52:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
  • The Latest: Judge sets Friday hearing in Stormy Daniels case

    The Latest: Judge sets Friday hearing in Stormy Daniels case

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:08 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:08:06 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:35:55 GMT
    (Heidi Gutman/ABC via AP). This image released by ABC shows adult film actress Stormy Daniels, left, with her attorney Michael Avenatti during an appearance on the daytime talk show "The View," Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York. Daniels released a c...(Heidi Gutman/ABC via AP). This image released by ABC shows adult film actress Stormy Daniels, left, with her attorney Michael Avenatti during an appearance on the daytime talk show "The View," Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York. Daniels released a c...
    A federal judge in Los Angeles has set a hearing to determine whether there should be a stay in the case of a porn actress who claims she had sex with President Donald Trump.More >>
    A federal judge in Los Angeles has set a hearing to determine whether there should be a stay in the case of a porn actress who claims she had sex with President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Parkland parents urge steps to improve school safety

    Parkland parents urge steps to improve school safety

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:05:11 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:56:58 GMT
    The father of a 14-year-old boy killed in the Parkland school shooting is calling for national standards for school safety, including measures to "harden" schools with bulletproof glass and technology that allows...More >>
    The father of a 14-year-old boy killed in the Parkland school shooting is calling for national standards for school safety, including measures to "harden" schools with bulletproof glass and technology that allows teachers to communicate during a crisis.More >>
  • The Latest: Senate to members' babies: C'mon in

    The Latest: Senate to members' babies: C'mon in

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:04:34 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:24:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Babies do not care about Senate decorum. But in a bow to working p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Babies do not care about Senate decorum. But in a bow to working p...
    Senate votes unanimously to let the babies of its members into the tradition-bound chamber.More >>
    Senate votes unanimously to let the babies of its members into the tradition-bound chamber.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump prefers bilateral trade deal with Japan

    The Latest: Trump prefers bilateral trade deal with Japan

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:11:28 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:52:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump and Japan's Shinzo Abe are making time for a round of golf during their Mar-a-Lago summit.More >>
    President Donald Trump and Japan's Shinzo Abe are making time for a round of golf during their Mar-a-Lago summit.More >>
  • Missouri governor banks on public backing in not resigning

    Missouri governor banks on public backing in not resigning

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:55:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:48:08 GMT
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defying calls to resign from top Republican lawmakers in his own party and instead banking on support of regular Republican voters enamored by his populist campaign.More >>
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defying calls to resign from top Republican lawmakers in his own party and instead banking on support of regular Republican voters enamored by his populist campaign.More >>
  • Trump NASA chief choice rescued in last-minute vote switch

    Trump NASA chief choice rescued in last-minute vote switch

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:45:15 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:46:47 GMT
    After failure to launch, a Republican senator switched his vote to save President Donald Trump's NASA nominee. (Source: CNN/Senate Floor)After failure to launch, a Republican senator switched his vote to save President Donald Trump's NASA nominee. (Source: CNN/Senate Floor)

    President Trump's nomination of Oklahoma congressman James Bridenstine to run NASA was rescued at the last minute after failing initially.

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    President Trump's nomination of Oklahoma congressman James Bridenstine to run NASA was rescued at the last minute after failing initially.

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  • Calif. Republican and allies want renewed immigration fight

    Calif. Republican and allies want renewed immigration fight

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:57:02 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:32:10 GMT
    Around 50 House Republicans and nearly all 193 Democrats are trying to plunge the House into election-year votes on immigration.More >>
    Around 50 House Republicans and nearly all 193 Democrats are trying to plunge the House into election-year votes on immigration.More >>
  • Trump rewrites history on rationale for firing Comey

    Trump rewrites history on rationale for firing Comey

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:51:31 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:15:42 GMT
    President Donald Trump is attempting to rewrite history on his rationale for firing James Comey as FBI director last year. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump is attempting to rewrite history on his rationale for firing James Comey as FBI director last year. (Source: CNN)

    President Donald Trump is saying he did not fire James Comey as FBI director because of the Russia investigation.

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    President Donald Trump is saying he did not fire James Comey as FBI director because of the Russia investigation.

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  • GOP's regulatory fight goes to another level over car loans

    GOP's regulatory fight goes to another level over car loans

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:01:28 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:52:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). In this April 10, 2018, photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., flanked by Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., left rear, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right rear, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). In this April 10, 2018, photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., flanked by Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., left rear, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right rear, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republ...
    The Republican-led Congress is poised to undo guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure minority car buyers aren't charged higher interest rates.More >>
    The Republican-led Congress is poised to undo guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure minority car buyers aren't charged higher interest rates.More >>
  • Trump slams California governor over US troops at border

    Trump slams California governor over US troops at border

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:51:59 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:36:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown delivers his annual State of the State address before a joint session of the Legislature in Sacramento, Calif. President Donald Trump slammed Brown'...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown delivers his annual State of the State address before a joint session of the Legislature in Sacramento, Calif. President Donald Trump slammed Brown'...
    President Donald Trump is accusing California's governor of "trying to back out of the National Guard at the Border.".More >>
    President Donald Trump is accusing California's governor of "trying to back out of the National Guard at the Border.".More >>
  • Billionaire backs Feinstein challenger in US Senate race

    Billionaire backs Feinstein challenger in US Senate race

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:14:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:31:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file). FILE--In this April 2, 2018, file photo, Tom Steyer, is interviewed in New York. California billionaire Steyer is endorsing California state Sen. Kevin de Leon, the Democrat challenging U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, file). FILE--In this April 2, 2018, file photo, Tom Steyer, is interviewed in New York. California billionaire Steyer is endorsing California state Sen. Kevin de Leon, the Democrat challenging U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is endorsing state Sen. Kevin de Leon, the Democrat challenging U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.More >>
    California billionaire Tom Steyer is endorsing state Sen. Kevin de Leon, the Democrat challenging U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.More >>
  • Trump to host Merkel with Iran nuclear deal a pressing issue

    Trump to host Merkel with Iran nuclear deal a pressing issue

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:01:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:57:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel leads the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin, Wednesday, April 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel leads the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin, Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
    President Donald Trump will host German Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of two European leaders heading to Washington as he mulls the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.More >>
    President Donald Trump will host German Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of two European leaders heading to Washington as he mulls the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.More >>
  • US warns Turkey of consequences if jailed pastor isn't freed

    US warns Turkey of consequences if jailed pastor isn't freed

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:51:48 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:57:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Cameras of members of the media are placed across from the prison complex in Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where jailed Andrew Craig Brunson appeared for his trial at a court inside the complex, Monday, April 16...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Cameras of members of the media are placed across from the prison complex in Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where jailed Andrew Craig Brunson appeared for his trial at a court inside the complex, Monday, April 16...
    The Trump administration says it's considering "consequences" for NATO ally Turkey if Turkey doesn't throw out the charges or acquit an American pastor accused of espionage and aiding terrorist groups.More >>
    The Trump administration says it's considering "consequences" for NATO ally Turkey if Turkey doesn't throw out the charges or acquit an American pastor accused of espionage and aiding terrorist groups.More >>
  • EPA chief sat in coach when not flying on taxpayer's dime

    EPA chief sat in coach when not flying on taxpayer's dime

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:54:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:53:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). In this Feb. 12, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a meeting at the White House in Washington. Pruitt flew in coach-class seats on at least two trips when taxpayers wer...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). In this Feb. 12, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a meeting at the White House in Washington. Pruitt flew in coach-class seats on at least two trips when taxpayers wer...
    Embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt flew in coach-class airline seats on at least two trips when taxpayers weren't footing the bill, despite claims he needed to travel in first class at government expense...More >>
    Embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt flew in coach-class airline seats on at least two trips when taxpayers weren't footing the bill, despite claims he needed to travel in first class at government expense because of security threats.More >>
  • Melania Trump takes Japan's first lady to historic mansion

    Melania Trump takes Japan's first lady to historic mansion

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-04-18 16:32:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:15:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, stop to talk to members of the media as they walk to dinner at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesda...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, stop to talk to members of the media as they walk to dinner at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesda...
    First lady Melania Trump took her Japanese counterpart on a tour of another Palm Beach mansion.More >>
    First lady Melania Trump took her Japanese counterpart on a tour of another Palm Beach mansion.More >>
  • Barbara Bush brought plainspoken, grandmotherly style to DC

    Barbara Bush brought plainspoken, grandmotherly style to DC

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:22:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:15:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 1984, file photo, Barbara Bush, wife of then-U.S. Vice-President George Bush, is photographed at the debate between Bush and Democrat Geraldine Ferraro. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018, that form...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 1984, file photo, Barbara Bush, wife of then-U.S. Vice-President George Bush, is photographed at the debate between Bush and Democrat Geraldine Ferraro. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018, that form...
    Barbara Bush didn't hesitate to tell people that her trademark pearl necklaces were fake. Americans liked that everything else about the first lady was real.More >>
    Barbara Bush didn't hesitate to tell people that her trademark pearl necklaces were fake. Americans liked that everything else about the first lady was real.More >>
  • Justices skeptical of Washington state over salmon habitat

    Justices skeptical of Washington state over salmon habitat

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:35:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:23:46 GMT
    The Supreme Court seems unlikely to allow Washington state to get out from under a court order to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration.More >>
    The Supreme Court seems unlikely to allow Washington state to get out from under a court order to restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration.More >>
  • US officials say Pompeo has met with NKorea's Kim

    US officials say Pompeo has met with NKorea's Kim

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:51:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:43:48 GMT
    Two U.S. officials say CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un.More >>
    Two U.S. officials say CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un.More >>
  • HHS secretary back in hospital for bowel condition

    HHS secretary back in hospital for bowel condition

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:11:35 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-04-18 16:36:49 GMT
    U.S. health secretary Alex Azar is back in the hospital for additional treatment and observation.More >>
    U.S. health secretary Alex Azar is back in the hospital for additional treatment and observation.More >>
  • Trump builds on Obama opioid policy

    Trump builds on Obama opioid policy

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:38:46 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-04-18 16:06:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke). In this April, 11, 2018, photo, Dr. Deborah Richter, a family medicine and addiction treatment doctor, talks with a reporter at the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier, Vt. Deep within President Donald Trump’s plan to combat opioid...(AP Photo/Lisa Rathke). In this April, 11, 2018, photo, Dr. Deborah Richter, a family medicine and addiction treatment doctor, talks with a reporter at the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier, Vt. Deep within President Donald Trump’s plan to combat opioid...

    Experts have long argued that medication-assisted treatment should be the standard of care for people addicted to heroin and other opioid drugs, but acceptance lags. 

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    Experts have long argued that medication-assisted treatment should be the standard of care for people addicted to heroin and other opioid drugs, but acceptance lags. 

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  • APNewsBreak: Trump campaign rebukes Indiana candidate signs

    APNewsBreak: Trump campaign rebukes Indiana candidate signs

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:02:55 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:35:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). A sign promoting the campaign of GOP Senate candidate Todd Rokita is shown along a state highway in Brownsburg, Ind., Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Donald Trump's re-election campaign has issued a rebuke to Rokita, ordering the Re...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). A sign promoting the campaign of GOP Senate candidate Todd Rokita is shown along a state highway in Brownsburg, Ind., Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Donald Trump's re-election campaign has issued a rebuke to Rokita, ordering the Re...
    Donald Trump's re-election campaign is demanding that Rep. Todd Rokita take down yard signs giving the false impression the president endorsed the Indiana Republican's Senate bid.More >>
    Donald Trump's re-election campaign is demanding that Rep. Todd Rokita take down yard signs giving the false impression the president endorsed the Indiana Republican's Senate bid.More >>
  • Correction: Barbara Bush-Marriage story

    Correction: Barbara Bush-Marriage story

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:18:47 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:35:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds/File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 1992, file photo, entertainer Bob Hope, back right, applauds as President George H. W. Bush kisses his wife Barbara during a pre-election rally at the Astro Arena in Houston. Former first couple Georg...(AP Photo/Ron Edmonds/File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 1992, file photo, entertainer Bob Hope, back right, applauds as President George H. W. Bush kisses his wife Barbara during a pre-election rally at the Astro Arena in Houston. Former first couple Georg...
    Former first couple George and Barbara Bush's relationship is a true love story, described by granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager as "remarkable.".More >>
    Former first couple George and Barbara Bush's relationship is a true love story, described by granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager as "remarkable.".More >>
  • George and Barbara Bush, a 'storybook' 73-year marriage

    George and Barbara Bush, a 'storybook' 73-year marriage

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:42:46 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:57:47 GMT
    ( Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this March 8, 2017, file photo, the Mensch International Foundation presented its annual Mensch Award to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush at an awards ...( Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this March 8, 2017, file photo, the Mensch International Foundation presented its annual Mensch Award to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush at an awards ...
    Former first couple George and Barbara Bush's relationship was a true love story, described by granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager as "remarkable.".More >>
    Former first couple George and Barbara Bush's relationship was a true love story, described by granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager as "remarkable.".More >>
  • Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:52:23 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:07:12 GMT
    Family spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush, mother of President George W. Bush, dies at age 92.More >>
    Family spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush, mother of President George W. Bush, dies at age 92.More >>
  • Legislation: Let DC teens vote in presidential elections

    Legislation: Let DC teens vote in presidential elections

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:58:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:46:14 GMT
    Teens 16 and 17 years of age could vote in presidential elections in the nation's capital, under local legislation pushed by a district lawmaker.More >>
    Teens 16 and 17 years of age could vote in presidential elections in the nation's capital, under local legislation pushed by a district lawmaker.More >>
  • High court worries about abandoning online sales tax rule

    High court worries about abandoning online sales tax rule

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:41:12 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:41:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...

    More than 40 states are asking the Supreme Court to abandon a rule that a business doesn't have to collect sales tax on a product it ships to a state where it has no physical presence.

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    More than 40 states are asking the Supreme Court to abandon a rule that a business doesn't have to collect sales tax on a product it ships to a state where it has no physical presence.

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  • Stormy Daniels' big reveal: sketch of man who threatened her

    Stormy Daniels' big reveal: sketch of man who threatened her

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:40:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:24:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle). Adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to members of the media after a hearing at federal court Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York. A judge considering how to handle records seized in an FBI raid on the home and office of Mi...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle). Adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to members of the media after a hearing at federal court Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York. A judge considering how to handle records seized in an FBI raid on the home and office of Mi...
    The porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Donald Trump says she is "done being bullied.".More >>
    The porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Donald Trump says she is "done being bullied.".More >>
  • Bill to protect special counsel is scuttled by McConnell

    Bill to protect special counsel is scuttled by McConnell

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:31:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:55:04 GMT

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday the bill is unnecessary because President Donald Trump will not fire Mueller.

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday the bill is unnecessary because President Donald Trump will not fire Mueller.

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  • Supreme Court dismisses Microsoft search case

    Supreme Court dismisses Microsoft search case

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:50:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:14:37 GMT
    The Supreme Court has dismissed a dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails the government as part of a drug trafficking investigation.More >>
    The Supreme Court has dismissed a dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails the government as part of a drug trafficking investigation.More >>
  • GOP legislative leaders call on Missouri governor to resign

    GOP legislative leaders call on Missouri governor to resign

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:12:25 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). In this Jan. 10, 2018, photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate in Jefferson City, Mo. Facing mounting calls to resign following sexual miscon...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). In this Jan. 10, 2018, photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the annual State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate in Jefferson City, Mo. Facing mounting calls to resign following sexual miscon...
    Missouri lawmakers are returning to the Capitol amid turmoil in Republican Gov. Eric Greitens' office.More >>
    Missouri lawmakers are returning to the Capitol amid turmoil in Republican Gov. Eric Greitens' office.More >>
  • The Latest: Funeral arrangements set for Barbara Bush

    The Latest: Funeral arrangements set for Barbara Bush

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:41:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:44:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Nov. 14, 1998, file photo, President-elect George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, are shown during a morning beachfront news conference in Gulf Stream, Fla. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Nov. 14, 1998, file photo, President-elect George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, are shown during a morning beachfront news conference in Gulf Stream, Fla. A family spokesman said Tuesday, April 17, 2018...
    Former President Lyndon Johnson's daughter, Lynda Johnson Robb, says she smiles when she thinks of Barbara Bush, saying her candor was always refreshing and her grace was endless.More >>
    Former President Lyndon Johnson's daughter, Lynda Johnson Robb, says she smiles when she thinks of Barbara Bush, saying her candor was always refreshing and her grace was endless.More >>
  • Trump requests extension to file 2017 tax returns

    Trump requests extension to file 2017 tax returns

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:25:50 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:43:33 GMT
    The White House says President Trump has filed an extension for his 2017 tax returns, like "many Americans with complex returns.".More >>
    The White House says President Trump has filed an extension for his 2017 tax returns, like "many Americans with complex returns.".More >>
  • Senator wants info on EPA chief's multiple email accounts

    Senator wants info on EPA chief's multiple email accounts

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:40:33 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:35:38 GMT
    The Republican chairman of a Senate committee is pressing Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt over his use of multiple government email addresses.More >>
    The Republican chairman of a Senate committee is pressing Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt over his use of multiple government email addresses.More >>
  • Former Minnesota FBI agent cites racism in explaining leak

    Former Minnesota FBI agent cites racism in explaining leak

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:54:28 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:05:01 GMT
    The Pennsylvania Avenue entrance of the J. Edgar Hoover Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Building is seen in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)The Pennsylvania Avenue entrance of the J. Edgar Hoover Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Building is seen in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    A former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent who was caught in a Justice Department crackdown has pleaded guilty to leaking classified documents to an online media organization.

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    A former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent who was caught in a Justice Department crackdown has pleaded guilty to leaking classified documents to an online media organization.

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  • Trump touts US-NKorea talks; officials say Pompeo met Kim

    Trump touts US-NKorea talks; officials say Pompeo met Kim

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:40:55 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:44:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...

    The visit will be an opportunity for the two leaders to discuss Trump's upcoming summit with North Korea and the administration's new steel and aluminum tariffs.

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    The visit will be an opportunity for the two leaders to discuss Trump's upcoming summit with North Korea and the administration's new steel and aluminum tariffs.

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  • The Latest: Kudlow apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    The Latest: Kudlow apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:31:22 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:43:54 GMT
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is pushing back against a White House claim that she was confused when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent, releasing a pithy statement saying, "With all due respect, I...More >>
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is pushing back against a White House claim that she was confused when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent, releasing a pithy statement saying, "With all due respect, I don't get confused.".More >>
  • As GOP balks, McConnell shuts down bill to protect Mueller

    As GOP balks, McConnell shuts down bill to protect Mueller

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:13:56 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:34:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined from left by Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks to reporters following a closed-door strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washingt...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined from left by Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks to reporters following a closed-door strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washingt...
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he won't be holding a vote on legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump, essentially killing the bipartisan bill.More >>
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he won't be holding a vote on legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump, essentially killing the bipartisan bill.More >>
  • White House adviser apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    White House adviser apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:50:18 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:31:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser says U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley "got ahead of the curve" when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent.More >>
    President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser says U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley "got ahead of the curve" when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent.More >>
  • Pompeo nomination hits turbulence ahead of Senate vote

    Pompeo nomination hits turbulence ahead of Senate vote

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:11:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:25:56 GMT
    Trump's pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that panel could be forced to send his nomination to the full...More >>
    Trump's pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that panel could be forced to send his nomination to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation.More >>
  • Another California county backs Trump's 'sanctuary' lawsuit

    Another California county backs Trump's 'sanctuary' lawsuit

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:50:19 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:25:13 GMT
    Leaders in a tiny Orange County city have approved an ordinance to exempt itself from California's so-called sanctuary law.More >>
    Leaders in a tiny Orange County city have approved an ordinance to exempt itself from California's so-called sanctuary law.More >>
  • The Latest: White House says NKorea talks at highest level

    The Latest: White House says NKorea talks at highest level

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:26:03 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:05:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...
    President Donald Trump will host Japan's Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago this week amid growing strain between the two countries over a planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and a push for new tariffs.More >>
    President Donald Trump will host Japan's Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago this week amid growing strain between the two countries over a planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and a push for new tariffs.More >>
  • Trump bashes California on border mission, Brown sees a deal

    Trump bashes California on border mission, Brown sees a deal

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:30:15 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:35:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's governor's rejection of proposed border duties for the National Guard.More >>
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's governor's rejection of proposed border duties for the National Guard.More >>
  • Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:23:37 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:42:23 GMT
    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes. (Source: Pixabay)Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes. (Source: Pixabay)

    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes.

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    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes.

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  • Trump to hold rally on night of White House press dinner

    Trump to hold rally on night of White House press dinner

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:51:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:24:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sat Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sat Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    For the second straight year, President Donald Trump is holding a rally instead of attending the White House Correspondents Dinner.More >>
    For the second straight year, President Donald Trump is holding a rally instead of attending the White House Correspondents Dinner.More >>
  • AP: Iowa elections official did not disclose side business

    AP: Iowa elections official did not disclose side business

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:13:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:05:04 GMT
    Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate did not disclose his role in a new corporation that has recently spent around $2 million to open a storage rental business and purchase a strip mall.More >>
    Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate did not disclose his role in a new corporation that has recently spent around $2 million to open a storage rental business and purchase a strip mall.More >>
  • Pearl Jam aims to tap into youth movement with Montana show

    Pearl Jam aims to tap into youth movement with Montana show

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:50:26 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:25:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2016 file photo, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament reacts as he is introduced during an NBA basketball game between the New York Knicks and the Utah Jazz in New York. One of the four cities in Pearl Ja...(AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2016 file photo, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament reacts as he is introduced during an NBA basketball game between the New York Knicks and the Utah Jazz in New York. One of the four cities in Pearl Ja...
    Pearl Jam's brief North American tour this summer will include a stop in tiny Missoula, Montana, the part-time home of bassist Jeff Ament.More >>
    Pearl Jam's brief North American tour this summer will include a stop in tiny Missoula, Montana, the part-time home of bassist Jeff Ament.More >>
  • Trump formally nominates Gina Haspel to be next CIA director

    Trump formally nominates Gina Haspel to be next CIA director

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:31:07 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:45:28 GMT
    President Donald Trump has formally notified Congress that deputy CIA director Gina Haspel is his pick to lead the agency.More >>
    President Donald Trump has formally notified Congress that deputy CIA director Gina Haspel is his pick to lead the agency.More >>
  • Special prosecutor appointed to defend Arpaio case ruling

    Special prosecutor appointed to defend Arpaio case ruling

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:05:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:36:44 GMT
    A special prosecutor will be appointed to defend to a court ruling that dismissed the now-pardoned criminal case against former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio but did not erase his criminal record.More >>
    A special prosecutor will be appointed to defend to a court ruling that dismissed the now-pardoned criminal case against former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio but did not erase his criminal record.More >>
  • HHS secretary recovering from painful intestinal condition

    HHS secretary recovering from painful intestinal condition

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:00:23 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:24:25 GMT
    HHS Secretary Azar recovering from diverticulitis and will be reducing some work activities.More >>
    HHS Secretary Azar recovering from diverticulitis and will be reducing some work activities.More >>
  • US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:55:32 GMT
    The two governments said the Russian operations, which allegedly involve planting malware on internet routers and other equipment, could also lay the foundation for future offensive cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)The two governments said the Russian operations, which allegedly involve planting malware on internet routers and other equipment, could also lay the foundation for future offensive cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)

    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.

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    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.

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  • Defending Trump in Russia probe? It's hardly a dream job

    Defending Trump in Russia probe? It's hardly a dream job

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:51:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:53:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2015, file photo, Jay Sekulow speaks at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Va. Lawyers who have been asked to help represent President Donald Trump have spurned the assignment at least partly out...(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File). FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2015, file photo, Jay Sekulow speaks at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Va. Lawyers who have been asked to help represent President Donald Trump have spurned the assignment at least partly out...
    Lawyers asked to help represent President Donald Trump have spurned the assignment because of worries over nonpayment and bluster.More >>
    Lawyers asked to help represent President Donald Trump have spurned the assignment because of worries over nonpayment and bluster.More >>
  • Trump energy adviser, fossil fuel champion, resigning

    Trump energy adviser, fossil fuel champion, resigning

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:21:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:36:26 GMT
    Michael Catanzaro had headed domestic energy issues for the White House National Economic Council. (Source: Raycom Media)Michael Catanzaro had headed domestic energy issues for the White House National Economic Council. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A top White House adviser for energy and environmental policy is resigning.

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    A top White House adviser for energy and environmental policy is resigning.

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  • Nevada reports show Rosen outraised Heller in recent months

    Nevada reports show Rosen outraised Heller in recent months

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:06:47 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:21:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2016, file photo, congressional candidate Jacky Rosen attends an election night party in Las Vegas. Democrat Rosen raised more than twice as much campaign cash as Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller ...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2016, file photo, congressional candidate Jacky Rosen attends an election night party in Las Vegas. Democrat Rosen raised more than twice as much campaign cash as Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller ...
    New campaign fundraising reports show Democrat Jacky Rosen raised more than twice as much campaign cash as Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller in recent months.More >>
    New campaign fundraising reports show Democrat Jacky Rosen raised more than twice as much campaign cash as Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller in recent months.More >>
  • The Latest: Daniels releases sketch of man in parking lot

    The Latest: Daniels releases sketch of man in parking lot

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:00:24 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:50:37 GMT
    (Michael Avenatti via AP). This artist's drawing released by attorney Michael Avenatti, reports to show the man that the adult film actress Stormy Daniels says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011 to remain quiet about her affair with Pres...(Michael Avenatti via AP). This artist's drawing released by attorney Michael Avenatti, reports to show the man that the adult film actress Stormy Daniels says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011 to remain quiet about her affair with Pres...
    The porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Donald Trump has released a composite sketch of the man she says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot to stay quiet about the relationship.More >>
    The porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Donald Trump has released a composite sketch of the man she says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot to stay quiet about the relationship.More >>
  • Arizona election may halt recent Democratic wins

    Arizona election may halt recent Democratic wins

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:00:51 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:46:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Arizona State Rep. and U.S. Representative candidate Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. The ...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Arizona State Rep. and U.S. Representative candidate Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. The ...
    In a district Donald Trump won by 21 points in 2016, a Democratic newcomer is trying to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat.More >>
    In a district Donald Trump won by 21 points in 2016, a Democratic newcomer is trying to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat.More >>
  • Potential Greitens impeachment would face legal ambiguities

    Potential Greitens impeachment would face legal ambiguities

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:30:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:25:54 GMT
    (J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file hoto, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference about allegations related to his extramarital affair with his hairdresser, in Jefferson City, Mo The wo...(J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file hoto, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference about allegations related to his extramarital affair with his hairdresser, in Jefferson City, Mo The wo...

    A special legislative committee is to recommend in the coming weeks whether to pursue the Missouri governor's impeachment. 

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    A special legislative committee is to recommend in the coming weeks whether to pursue the Missouri governor's impeachment. 

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  • US wants to transfer detained American to 3rd country

    US wants to transfer detained American to 3rd country

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:50:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:24:04 GMT
    The Defense Department says it wants to transfer an American detained in Iraq to a third, unidentified country.More >>
    The Defense Department says it wants to transfer an American detained in Iraq to a third, unidentified country.More >>
  • ABC makes unusual decision to release all of Comey talk

    ABC makes unusual decision to release all of Comey talk

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 23:00:43 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:24:02 GMT
    (Ralph Alswang/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC News, correspondent George Stephanopoulos, left, appears with former FBI director James Comey for a taped interview that will air during a primetime "20/20" special on Sunday, April 15, 2018 on ...(Ralph Alswang/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC News, correspondent George Stephanopoulos, left, appears with former FBI director James Comey for a taped interview that will air during a primetime "20/20" special on Sunday, April 15, 2018 on ...
    ABC's unusual decision to release full transcript of George Stephanopoulos' interview with former FBI Director James Comey has turned into a hit for network's website.More >>
    ABC's unusual decision to release full transcript of George Stephanopoulos' interview with former FBI Director James Comey has turned into a hit for network's website.More >>
  • Montana's Tester builds money lead but outside bucks flow in

    Montana's Tester builds money lead but outside bucks flow in

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:54:18 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:04:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., flanked by Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., left, and Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., arrives for a vote on a Senate banking bill. Tester has built a huge...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., flanked by Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., left, and Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., arrives for a vote on a Senate banking bill. Tester has built a huge...
    Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has built a huge fundraising lead over the Republican hoping to challenge him this fall, but outside money that could level the field has started pouring into the race.More >>
    Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has built a huge fundraising lead over the Republican hoping to challenge him this fall, but outside money that could level the field has started pouring into the race.More >>
  • Republican Congressman Charlie Dent to resign from House

    Republican Congressman Charlie Dent to resign from House

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:20:45 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:45:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dent said in a Tuesday, April 17, 2018, statement that he'll resign from Congress in the coming weeks but d...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dent said in a Tuesday, April 17, 2018, statement that he'll resign from Congress in the coming weeks but d...
    Republican Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania says he'll resign from Congress in the coming weeks.More >>
    Republican Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania says he'll resign from Congress in the coming weeks.More >>
  • Supreme Court says Sotomayor breaks shoulder in fall at home

    Supreme Court says Sotomayor breaks shoulder in fall at home

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:40:11 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:26:45 GMT
    The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor broke her right shoulder in a fall at her Washington home.More >>
    The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor broke her right shoulder in a fall at her Washington home.More >>
  • Comey: Trump's call to put him in jail isn't 'normal'

    Comey: Trump's call to put him in jail isn't 'normal'

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:30:33 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:26:31 GMT
    James Comey is pushing back against President Donald Trump's suggestion that the former FBI director should go to jail by saying such a comment isn't "normal.".More >>
    James Comey is pushing back against President Donald Trump's suggestion that the former FBI director should go to jail by saying such a comment isn't "normal.".More >>
  • Senators introduce new war powers resolution

    Senators introduce new war powers resolution

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:02:41 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:25:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Rubble lines a street in Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his country is "fully ready" to ...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Rubble lines a street in Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his country is "fully ready" to ...
    The leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are set to unveil a bipartisan resolution authorizing the use of military force overseas.More >>
    The leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are set to unveil a bipartisan resolution authorizing the use of military force overseas.More >>
  • Trump lawyer forced to reveal another client: Sean Hannity

    Trump lawyer forced to reveal another client: Sean Hannity

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:21:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:53:41 GMT
    FOX News talk show host Sean Hannity attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual 35 Most Powerful People in Media event at The Pool on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)FOX News talk show host Sean Hannity attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual 35 Most Powerful People in Media event at The Pool on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

    President Donald Trump's personal attorney is set to appear in federal court to argue over evidence found during a recent FBI raid, and porn star Stormy Daniels is expected to be in attendance.

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    President Donald Trump's personal attorney is set to appear in federal court to argue over evidence found during a recent FBI raid, and porn star Stormy Daniels is expected to be in attendance.

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  • The Latest: Comey comments on McCabe allegations

    The Latest: Comey comments on McCabe allegations

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:51:55 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, left, and Andrew Harnik). This combination photo shows President Donald Trump speaking during a roundtable discussion on tax policy in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., on April 5, 2018, left, and former FBI director James Comey speak...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, left, and Andrew Harnik). This combination photo shows President Donald Trump speaking during a roundtable discussion on tax policy in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., on April 5, 2018, left, and former FBI director James Comey speak...
    James Comey is pushing back against President Donald Trump's suggestion that the former FBI director should go to jail by saying such a comment isn't "normal.".More >>
    James Comey is pushing back against President Donald Trump's suggestion that the former FBI director should go to jail by saying such a comment isn't "normal.".More >>
  • Arizona lawmaker expelled for harassment files $1.3M claim

    Arizona lawmaker expelled for harassment files $1.3M claim

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:20:24 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:42:12 GMT
    A former Arizona representative who became the first state lawmaker expelled for sexual misconduct since the #MeToo movement swept the nation has filed a $1.3 million claim against the House speaker and Gov. Doug...More >>
    A former Arizona representative who became the first state lawmaker expelled for sexual misconduct since the #MeToo movement swept the nation has filed a $1.3 million claim against the House speaker and Gov. Doug Ducey's chief of staff.More >>
  • Dems ready to back bid for House votes on immigration

    Dems ready to back bid for House votes on immigration

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:50:24 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:25:25 GMT
    Virtually all House Democrats are poised to back a bid by some Republicans calling for House votes this election year on immigration.More >>
    Virtually all House Democrats are poised to back a bid by some Republicans calling for House votes this election year on immigration.More >>
  • White House says Russia sanctions still under consideration

    White House says Russia sanctions still under consideration

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:48:50 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:36:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a bilateral meeting with Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a bilateral meeting with Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley made clear the United States won't be pulling troops out of Syria right away, saying U.S. involvement there "is not done."

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    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley made clear the United States won't be pulling troops out of Syria right away, saying U.S. involvement there "is not done."

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  • What's in those seized records? Trump's biggest new worry

    What's in those seized records? Trump's biggest new worry

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:42:23 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:52:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump walks from the Oval Office of the White House to Marine One in Washington, Monday, April 16, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Miami.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump walks from the Oval Office of the White House to Marine One in Washington, Monday, April 16, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Miami.
    President Donald Trump and his allies have hit a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney's office,.More >>
    President Donald Trump and his allies have hit a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney's office,.More >>
  • Trump says tax law, US economy helping Hispanics

    Trump says tax law, US economy helping Hispanics

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:58:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:01:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump is set to promote the Republican tax law during an event in South Florida.More >>
    President Donald Trump is set to promote the Republican tax law during an event in South Florida.More >>
  • The Latest: Scalise undergoes planned surgery after shooting

    The Latest: Scalise undergoes planned surgery after shooting

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:35:14 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-04-17 03:43:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise speaks at the 2018 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington. Scalise is undergoing on April 16, a p...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise speaks at the 2018 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington. Scalise is undergoing on April 16, a p...
    Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise has undergone a follow-up surgery 10 months after being shot at a Republican baseball practice.More >>
    Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise has undergone a follow-up surgery 10 months after being shot at a Republican baseball practice.More >>
  • Scalise undergoes planned surgery 10 months after shooting

    Scalise undergoes planned surgery 10 months after shooting

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:12:27 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-04-17 02:45:58 GMT
    Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise is undergoing a planned follow-up surgery 10 months after he was badly wounded by a gunman who fired at a Republican baseball practice.More >>
    Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise is undergoing a planned follow-up surgery 10 months after he was badly wounded by a gunman who fired at a Republican baseball practice.More >>
  • The Latest: Weinstein spokeswoman wants #MeToo recognition

    The Latest: Weinstein spokeswoman wants #MeToo recognition

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:21:04 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-04-17 02:12:09 GMT
    Rapper Kendrick Lamar has become the first non-classical or jazz performer to win the Pulitzer Prize for music.More >>
    Rapper Kendrick Lamar has become the first non-classical or jazz performer to win the Pulitzer Prize for music.More >>
  • The Latest: No immediate ruling on FBI raid of Trump lawyer

    The Latest: No immediate ruling on FBI raid of Trump lawyer

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:58:50 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:52:12 GMT
    FOX News talk show host Sean Hannity attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual 35 Most Powerful People in Media event at The Pool on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)FOX News talk show host Sean Hannity attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual 35 Most Powerful People in Media event at The Pool on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

    Lawyers for President Donald Trump's personal attorney say investigators "took everything" during raids last week on his residence and office.

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    Lawyers for President Donald Trump's personal attorney say investigators "took everything" during raids last week on his residence and office.

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  • Watchdog: Zinke charter flight approved without full info

    Watchdog: Zinke charter flight approved without full info

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:26:08 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:27 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:27:37 GMT
    An internal watchdog says a $12,000 charter flight by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was reviewed and approved by department ethics officials without complete information.More >>
    An internal watchdog says a $12,000 charter flight by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was reviewed and approved by department ethics officials without complete information.More >>
  • Question of sales tax on online purchases goes to high court

    Question of sales tax on online purchases goes to high court

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:48:19 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:00:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...

    A case before the Supreme Court could change the longstanding rule that businesses shipping merchandise to a state where it doesn't have a physical presence doesn't have to collect the state's sales tax.

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    A case before the Supreme Court could change the longstanding rule that businesses shipping merchandise to a state where it doesn't have a physical presence doesn't have to collect the state's sales tax.

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  • Comey speculates Russians may have damaging info on Trump

    Comey speculates Russians may have damaging info on Trump

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:58 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:58:24 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:26:11 GMT
    (Ralph Alswang/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC News, former FBI director James Comey appears at an interview with George Stephanopoulos that will air during a primetime "20/20" special on Sunday, April 15, 2018 on the ABC Television Network....(Ralph Alswang/ABC via AP). In this image released by ABC News, former FBI director James Comey appears at an interview with George Stephanopoulos that will air during a primetime "20/20" special on Sunday, April 15, 2018 on the ABC Television Network....

    Comey's televised remarks, coupled with the release of his forthcoming book, offer his version of events surrounding his firing and the investigations into Russian election meddling and Hillary Clinton's email practices.

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    Comey's televised remarks, coupled with the release of his forthcoming book, offer his version of events surrounding his firing and the investigations into Russian election meddling and Hillary Clinton's email practices.

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  • Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

    Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-04-12 21:54:52 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:05:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers Tuesd...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers Tuesd...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers the company hasn't broken its 2011 agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to overhaul its privacy practices, but didn't know if it had been fined.More >>
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers the company hasn't broken its 2011 agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to overhaul its privacy practices, but didn't know if it had been fined.More >>
  • Supreme Court again refuses to hear Blagojevich appeal

    Supreme Court again refuses to hear Blagojevich appeal

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:48:29 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:55:01 GMT
    The Supreme Court has for the second time rejected an appeal by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich of his convictions on corruption charges.More >>
    The Supreme Court has for the second time rejected an appeal by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich of his convictions on corruption charges.More >>
  • Some in California side with US stance on sanctuary cities

    Some in California side with US stance on sanctuary cities

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:38:26 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:44:32 GMT
    (Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, a group of sanctuary state supporters gather outside the Orange County Board of Supervisors meeting in Santa Ana, Calif., as they prepare to discuss joi...(Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, a group of sanctuary state supporters gather outside the Orange County Board of Supervisors meeting in Santa Ana, Calif., as they prepare to discuss joi...

    A growing number of cities and counties are resisting California's efforts to resist the Trump administration's crackdown on immigration, creating a patchwork of positions on how and when local police should help federal deportation agents.

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    A growing number of cities and counties are resisting California's efforts to resist the Trump administration's crackdown on immigration, creating a patchwork of positions on how and when local police should help federal deportation agents.

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  • Pence's choice for adviser withdraws after Trump objects

    Pence's choice for adviser withdraws after Trump objects

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:42:14 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:35:35 GMT
    Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with past anti-Trump ads.More >>
    Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with past anti-Trump ads.More >>
  • Judge: Trump's ban on transgender troops on hold until trial

    Judge: Trump's ban on transgender troops on hold until trial

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:55:27 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:20:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, plaintiffs Cathrine Schmid, second left, and Conner Callahan, second right, listens with supporters during a news conference in front of a federal courthouse following a hearing in ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, plaintiffs Cathrine Schmid, second left, and Conner Callahan, second right, listens with supporters during a news conference in front of a federal courthouse following a hearing in ...
    A U.S. judge in Seattle has ordered President Donald Trump not to ban transgender troops from serving in the military.More >>
    A U.S. judge in Seattle has ordered President Donald Trump not to ban transgender troops from serving in the military.More >>
  • Supreme Court rejects anti-abortion pastor's appeal on noise

    Supreme Court rejects anti-abortion pastor's appeal on noise

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:58:46 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:14:22 GMT
    The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a pastor who challenged a state law's noise limit that was used to restrict his anti-abortion protest outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Portland, Maine.More >>
    The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a pastor who challenged a state law's noise limit that was used to restrict his anti-abortion protest outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Portland, Maine.More >>
  • First lady visits memorial dedicated to victims of opioids

    First lady visits memorial dedicated to victims of opioids

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:40:30 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:46:00 GMT
    First lady Melania Trump has visited a Washington memorial dedicated to victims of the opioid crisis.More >>
    First lady Melania Trump has visited a Washington memorial dedicated to victims of the opioid crisis.More >>
  • US health secretary released from hospital

    US health secretary released from hospital

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:22:16 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:26:52 GMT
    U.S. health secretary Alex Azar released from hospital following a 1-night stay for "minor infection".More >>
    U.S. health secretary Alex Azar released from hospital following a 1-night stay for "minor infection".More >>
  • The Latest: Trump hails tax law and low Latino jobless rate

    The Latest: Trump hails tax law and low Latino jobless rate

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:32:25 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:52:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his $1.5 trillion tax cut package at Bucky Dent Park in Hialeah, Fla., Monday, April 16, 2018, as Irina Vilarino, owner of Las Vegas Cuban Cuisine listens.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his $1.5 trillion tax cut package at Bucky Dent Park in Hialeah, Fla., Monday, April 16, 2018, as Irina Vilarino, owner of Las Vegas Cuban Cuisine listens.
    Trump plugs tax law and low Latino jobless rate in suburban Miami event.More >>
    Trump plugs tax law and low Latino jobless rate in suburban Miami event.More >>
  • The Latest: Sanders says Trump saw bits of Comey interview

    The Latest: Sanders says Trump saw bits of Comey interview

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:18:32 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:33:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this May 3, 2017, file photo, then-FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Comey is blasting President Donald Trump as unethical and "untethered to truth" and his leadership of the country ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this May 3, 2017, file photo, then-FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Comey is blasting President Donald Trump as unethical and "untethered to truth" and his leadership of the country ...
    Scathing Comey interview provokes Trump the morning after.More >>
    Scathing Comey interview provokes Trump the morning after.More >>
  • Granddaughter: Barbara Bush is 'a fighter,' in good spirits

    Granddaughter: Barbara Bush is 'a fighter,' in good spirits

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:18:17 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:03:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2015, file photo, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara Bush, left, speak before a college basketball regional final game between Gonzaga and Duke, in the NCAA basketball tour...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2015, file photo, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara Bush, left, speak before a college basketball regional final game between Gonzaga and Duke, in the NCAA basketball tour...

    A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush appreciates the messages and prayers she is receiving and that she "has been a rock in the face of her failing health."

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    A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush appreciates the messages and prayers she is receiving and that she "has been a rock in the face of her failing health."

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  • Comey: 'Possible' that Russians have leverage over Trump

    Comey: 'Possible' that Russians have leverage over Trump

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:17:50 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-04-16 15:10:00 GMT
    (Source: CNN/POOL)(Source: CNN/POOL)

    Former FBI Director James Comey answered "possibly" when asked if the president was attempting to obstruct justice when he encouraged him to close the investigation into former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn.

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    Former FBI Director James Comey answered "possibly" when asked if the president was attempting to obstruct justice when he encouraged him to close the investigation into former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn.

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  • RNC committing $250 million to retain control of House

    RNC committing $250 million to retain control of House

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:28:18 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:52:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this Dec. 2, 2017, photo, Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, speaks at a fundraiser at Cipriani in New York. The Republican National Committee is committing $250 million to aid party candidates in...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this Dec. 2, 2017, photo, Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, speaks at a fundraiser at Cipriani in New York. The Republican National Committee is committing $250 million to aid party candidates in...
    The Republican National Committee has committed $250 million to a midterm election strategy to preserve the party's House majority for the rest of President Donald Trump's first term.More >>
    The Republican National Committee has committed $250 million to a midterm election strategy to preserve the party's House majority for the rest of President Donald Trump's first term.More >>
  • GOP attorneys general support citizenship question on census

    GOP attorneys general support citizenship question on census

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:19:01 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:42:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith). FILE - This March 23, 2018 file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a resident in Providence, R.I., as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. A Trump administration plan to inc...(AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith). FILE - This March 23, 2018 file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a resident in Providence, R.I., as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. A Trump administration plan to inc...
    A Trump administration plan to ask people if they are US citizens during the 2020 census has revealed a partisan divide among state attorneys general.More >>
    A Trump administration plan to ask people if they are US citizens during the 2020 census has revealed a partisan divide among state attorneys general.More >>
  • HHS Secretary Alex Azar hospitalized with minor infection

    HHS Secretary Alex Azar hospitalized with minor infection

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-04-16 02:08:42 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:25:01 GMT
    The secretary of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, has been hospitalized for treatment of a minor infection.More >>
    The secretary of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, has been hospitalized for treatment of a minor infection.More >>
  • Future of Iran deal may depend on European intervention

    Future of Iran deal may depend on European intervention

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:20:19 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:33:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Trump: All lawyers 'deflated' by FBI raid on Michael Cohen

    Trump: All lawyers 'deflated' by FBI raid on Michael Cohen

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:09:19 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:11:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). Attorney Joanna Hendon representing President Trump, right, talks to Michael Avenatti, attorney and spokesperson for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, center, at the Federal court, Friday, April 13, 2018, in New York. A hear...(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). Attorney Joanna Hendon representing President Trump, right, talks to Michael Avenatti, attorney and spokesperson for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, center, at the Federal court, Friday, April 13, 2018, in New York. A hear...
    President Donald Trump says all lawyers are now "deflated and concerned" by the FBI raid on his personal attorney Michael Cohen's home and office.More >>
    President Donald Trump says all lawyers are now "deflated and concerned" by the FBI raid on his personal attorney Michael Cohen's home and office.More >>
  • Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

    Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:17:55 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-04-16 10:31:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:08:04 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:51:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...
    Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
    Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
  • The Latest: Comey says Trump morally unfit to be president

    The Latest: Comey says Trump morally unfit to be president

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-04-15 22:28:22 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:40:39 GMT
    (AP Foto/Bebeto Matthews). Esta fotografía muestra el libro "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership" del exdirector del FBI James Comey, en Nueva York el viernes 13 de abril de 2017.(AP Foto/Bebeto Matthews). Esta fotografía muestra el libro "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership" del exdirector del FBI James Comey, en Nueva York el viernes 13 de abril de 2017.
    Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch is defending her actions in the Hillary Clinton email investigation following criticism from former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
    Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch is defending her actions in the Hillary Clinton email investigation following criticism from former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
  • Opposition to immigrant sanctuary spreading in California

    Opposition to immigrant sanctuary spreading in California

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:07:58 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:40:25 GMT
    (Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, David Hernandez, left, Genevieve Peters, center, and Jennifer Martinez celebrate after the Orange County Board of Supervisors voted to join the U.S. Dep...(Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, David Hernandez, left, Genevieve Peters, center, and Jennifer Martinez celebrate after the Orange County Board of Supervisors voted to join the U.S. Dep...
    A growing number of cities and counties are resisting California's efforts to resist the Trump administration's crackdown on immigration, creating a patchwork of positions on how and when local police should help...More >>
    A growing number of cities and counties are resisting California's efforts to resist the Trump administration's crackdown on immigration, creating a patchwork of positions on how and when local police should help federal deportation agents.More >>
  • Things to know about former first lady Barbara Bush

    Things to know about former first lady Barbara Bush

    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:18:09 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:33:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2015, file photo, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara Bush, left, speak before a college basketball regional final game between Gonzaga and Duke, in the NCAA basketball tour...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2015, file photo, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara Bush, left, speak before a college basketball regional final game between Gonzaga and Duke, in the NCAA basketball tour...
    Things to know about former first lady Barbara Bush.More >>
    Things to know about former first lady Barbara Bush.More >>
  • Spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

    Spokesman: Former first lady Barbara Bush in failing health

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:28:06 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:09:49 GMT
    First Lady Barbara Bush poses with her dog Millie in 1990. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)First Lady Barbara Bush poses with her dog Millie in 1990. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

    A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush is in "failing health" and won't seek additional medical treatment.

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    A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush is in "failing health" and won't seek additional medical treatment.

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  • Trump to welcome president of Nigeria to White House

    Trump to welcome president of Nigeria to White House

    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:08:16 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:50:07 GMT
    Trump is supposed to speak later with French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May. (Source: CNN)Trump is supposed to speak later with French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May. (Source: CNN)

    Trump to welcome president of Nigeria to the White House on April 30.

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    Trump to welcome president of Nigeria to the White House on April 30.

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  • Wisconsin professor says firing shows anti-conservative bias

    Wisconsin professor says firing shows anti-conservative bias

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:20:40 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-04-15 21:04:41 GMT
    (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP). This photo take May 2, 2016, shows Marquette University Professor John McAdams, right, speaking during the news conference in Milwaukee.  A dispute between the conservative professor and the university...(Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP). This photo take May 2, 2016, shows Marquette University Professor John McAdams, right, speaking during the news conference in Milwaukee. A dispute between the conservative professor and the university...
    A dispute between a conservative professor and the university that fired him is going before the Wisconsin Supreme Court to decide whether the teacher's termination was the result of a blog post or his conduct.More >>
    A dispute between a conservative professor and the university that fired him is going before the Wisconsin Supreme Court to decide whether the teacher's termination was the result of a blog post or his conduct.More >>
  • Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

    Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:36:07 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:42:08 GMT
    The United States, Britain and France decided to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors.More >>
    The United States, Britain and France decided to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors.More >>
  • Trump uses phrase that haunted Bush: 'Mission Accomplished!'

    Trump uses phrase that haunted Bush: 'Mission Accomplished!'

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:36:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:10:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2003 file photo, President George W. Bush declares the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast. As he declares the U.S...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2003 file photo, President George W. Bush declares the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast. As he declares the U.S...
    As he declares the U.S.-led airstrikes against Syria a success, President Donald Trump is adopting a phrase that a previous president came to regret _ "mission accomplished.".More >>
    As he declares the U.S.-led airstrikes against Syria a success, President Donald Trump is adopting a phrase that a previous president came to regret _ "mission accomplished.".More >>
  • Ted Cruz runs for re-election as though it's still 2016

    Ted Cruz runs for re-election as though it's still 2016

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:27:57 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:08:57 GMT
    (Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, waves to supporters as he enters the room while campaigning for re-election at the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307 offices in ...(Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, waves to supporters as he enters the room while campaigning for re-election at the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307 offices in ...
    Ted Cruz is largely ignoring Trump and is sticking to the surprisingly effective conservative playbook Cruz used when running for president in 2016, hoping it will carry him to re-election in the Senate and...More >>
    Ted Cruz is largely ignoring Trump and is sticking to the surprisingly effective conservative playbook Cruz used when running for president in 2016, hoping it will carry him to re-election in the Senate and possibly another presidential run.More >>
  • GOP devotes $250M to midterm strategy: Keep House majority

    GOP devotes $250M to midterm strategy: Keep House majority

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:56:59 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:22:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this Dec. 2, 2017, photo, Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, speaks at a fundraiser at Cipriani in New York. The Republican National Committee is committing $250 million to aid party candidates in...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this Dec. 2, 2017, photo, Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, speaks at a fundraiser at Cipriani in New York. The Republican National Committee is committing $250 million to aid party candidates in...
    RNC commits $250 million to midterm election strategy that has one goal above all else: Preserve the GOP's House majority.More >>
    RNC commits $250 million to midterm election strategy that has one goal above all else: Preserve the GOP's House majority.More >>
  • In Peru for summit, Pence offers support for Syrian strike

    In Peru for summit, Pence offers support for Syrian strike

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:58:49 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:41:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a press conference at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a press conference at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.

    Vice President Mike Pence has wrapped up his trip to a summit of Latin American leaders.

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    Vice President Mike Pence has wrapped up his trip to a summit of Latin American leaders.

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  • Teacher rebellion tests Republican grip on Kentucky

    Teacher rebellion tests Republican grip on Kentucky

    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-04-14 20:44:26 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:32:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston). Teachers from across Kentucky gather inside the state Capitol to rally for increased funding for education, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky. The unrest comes amid teacher protests in Oklahoma and Arizona over low fun...(AP Photo/Bryan Woolston). Teachers from across Kentucky gather inside the state Capitol to rally for increased funding for education, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky. The unrest comes amid teacher protests in Oklahoma and Arizona over low fun...
    A teacher rebellion in Kentucky is testing the Republican party's grip on the state.More >>
    A teacher rebellion in Kentucky is testing the Republican party's grip on the state.More >>
  • Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:08:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:13:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...
    Clicking 'checkout' on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
    Clicking 'checkout' on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
  • Trump convenes task force to study US Postal Service

    Trump convenes task force to study US Postal Service

    Thursday, April 12 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-04-13 01:14:55 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:08:41 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System. (Source: CNN)
    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System. (Source: CNN)

    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System.

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    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order establishing a task force to study the United States Postal System.

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  • Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:17:33 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
  • The Latest: Syrian-Americans express anger over missiles

    The Latest: Syrian-Americans express anger over missiles

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:36:22 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:22:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, joined by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, speaks at the Pentagon, Friday, April 13, 2018, on the U.S. military response, along with France and Britain, to Syria's chemical weapon attac...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, joined by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, speaks at the Pentagon, Friday, April 13, 2018, on the U.S. military response, along with France and Britain, to Syria's chemical weapon attac...

    Israel says in response to the American-led strike in Syria that the Middle Eastern country's "murderous actions" put itself in danger.

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    Israel says in response to the American-led strike in Syria that the Middle Eastern country's "murderous actions" put itself in danger.

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  • Much Trump talk at Colorado's whittling of governor hopefuls

    Much Trump talk at Colorado's whittling of governor hopefuls

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:57:12 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:21:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2015, file photo, Colorado's new attorney general Cynthia Coffman, left, shakes hands with Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Nancy E. Rice after Coffman took the oath of office during inaugu...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2015, file photo, Colorado's new attorney general Cynthia Coffman, left, shakes hands with Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Nancy E. Rice after Coffman took the oath of office during inaugu...
    Colorado's Republican and Democratic parties are holding state assemblies to help determine who gets to their respective gubernatorial primaries.More >>
    Colorado's Republican and Democratic parties are holding state assemblies to help determine who gets to their respective gubernatorial primaries.More >>
  • Trump fundraiser resigns from RNC over $1.6M Playmate payout

    Trump fundraiser resigns from RNC over $1.6M Playmate payout

    Friday, April 13 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-04-13 19:25:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-04-15 13:07:55 GMT
    Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)

    A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump has resigned from the Republican National Committee following a report that he paid $1.6 million to a Playboy playmate he had an affair with.

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    A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump has resigned from the Republican National Committee following a report that he paid $1.6 million to a Playboy playmate he had an affair with.

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  • In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

    In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:35:46 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:39:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives to Jorge Chavez international airport in Lima, Peru, Friday, April 13, 2018. Pence is in Lima to attend the Americas Summit.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives to Jorge Chavez international airport in Lima, Peru, Friday, April 13, 2018. Pence is in Lima to attend the Americas Summit.

    Abroad during a major military strike, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to address Latin American leaders Saturday on President Donald Trump's decision to launch air strikes in Syria in response to a suspected...

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    Abroad during a major military strike, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to address Latin American leaders Saturday on President Donald Trump's decision to launch air strikes in Syria in response to a suspected chemical attack in the war-torn nation.

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  • The Latest: Aide: Pence left Summit before Cuban FM spoke

    The Latest: Aide: Pence left Summit before Cuban FM spoke

    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-04-14 15:56:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:20:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Peru's President Martin Vizcarra, left, during a bilateral meeting at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Peru's President Martin Vizcarra, left, during a bilateral meeting at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is praising Peru's "strong stand" on the "tyranny and humanitarian crisis" in Venezuela.More >>
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is praising Peru's "strong stand" on the "tyranny and humanitarian crisis" in Venezuela.More >>
  • Wisconsin state Sen. Dave Craig won't run for Ryan's seat

    Wisconsin state Sen. Dave Craig won't run for Ryan's seat

    Saturday, April 14 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-04-14 23:27:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-04-15 08:50:31 GMT
    Wisconsin state Sen. Dave Craig becomes latest Republican to say he won't run for House Speaker Paul Ryan's congressional seat.More >>
    Wisconsin state Sen. Dave Craig becomes latest Republican to say he won't run for House Speaker Paul Ryan's congressional seat.More >>
  • GOP-led House committee demands interviews with Pruitt aides

    GOP-led House committee demands interviews with Pruitt aides

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-04-13 22:35:31 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-04-15 07:57:56 GMT
    The Republican-led House oversight committee is demanding interviews with five close aides to embattled Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, including his security chief.More >>
    The Republican-led House oversight committee is demanding interviews with five close aides to embattled Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, including his security chief.More >>
  • Missouri governor's scandal ensnares unwitting hairdresser

    Missouri governor's scandal ensnares unwitting hairdresser

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:46:01 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 23:01:03 GMT
    (Julie Smith/The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP). Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference about allegations related to his extramarital affair with his hairdresser, in Jefferson City, Mo., Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Greitens initiat...(Julie Smith/The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP). Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks at a news conference about allegations related to his extramarital affair with his hairdresser, in Jefferson City, Mo., Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Greitens initiat...
    Missouri governor's scandal ensnares hairdresser who never went to police or sought investigation.More >>
    Missouri governor's scandal ensnares hairdresser who never went to police or sought investigation.More >>
  • The Latest: Stormy Daniels may show up at Cohen hearing

    The Latest: Stormy Daniels may show up at Cohen hearing

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:45:32 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-04-14 22:14:26 GMT
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney is trying to prevent the federal prosecutors from using materials found in an FBI search of his Manhattan office, apartment and hotel room this week. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump's personal attorney is trying to prevent the federal prosecutors from using materials found in an FBI search of his Manhattan office, apartment and hotel room this week. (Source: CNN)

    President Donald Trump's personal attorney is trying to prevent the federal prosecutors from using materials found in an FBI search of his Manhattan office, apartment and hotel room this week.

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    President Donald Trump's personal attorney is trying to prevent the federal prosecutors from using materials found in an FBI search of his Manhattan office, apartment and hotel room this week.

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  • Trump pardons Scooter Libby, says he was 'treated unfairly'

    Trump pardons Scooter Libby, says he was 'treated unfairly'

    Friday, April 13 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 11:45:14 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:12:53 GMT
    President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, according to a person familiar with the president's decision. (Source: Pool/CNN)President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, according to a person familiar with the president's decision. (Source: Pool/CNN)

    President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, according to a person familiar with the president's decision who said the announcement is expected...

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    President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, according to a person familiar with the president's decision who said the announcement is expected to come as early as today.

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  • Key lawmaker opposes drug testing for food stamp recipients

    Key lawmaker opposes drug testing for food stamp recipients

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-04-13 22:49:38 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:50:53 GMT
    House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway, R-Texas, “generally opposes” drug testing for food stamp recipients. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway, R-Texas, “generally opposes” drug testing for food stamp recipients. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    The chairman of a House committee crafting a bill to overhaul the food stamp program says he opposes drug testing for participants.

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    The chairman of a House committee crafting a bill to overhaul the food stamp program says he opposes drug testing for participants.

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  • The Latest: Pence informed US leaders of Syria announcement

    The Latest: Pence informed US leaders of Syria announcement

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:25:42 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:29:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2018, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence in Washington. Pence plans to promote the U.S. as a steady trading partner and press Latin American partners to further isolate Venezuela during his ...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2018, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence in Washington. Pence plans to promote the U.S. as a steady trading partner and press Latin American partners to further isolate Venezuela during his ...
    Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Peru for a Latin American summit at which he's expected to push a tough line on Venezuela and point to the U.S. as an ideal trading partner in the region.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Peru for a Latin American summit at which he's expected to push a tough line on Venezuela and point to the U.S. as an ideal trading partner in the region.More >>
  • Trump vows to back law to protect marijuana industry

    Trump vows to back law to protect marijuana industry

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-04-13 18:48:46 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:59:21 GMT
    A Republican senator says President Trump has promised to support legislation protecting the marijuana industry in states that have legalized the drug.More >>
    A Republican senator says President Trump has promised to support legislation protecting the marijuana industry in states that have legalized the drug.More >>
  • FBI probes Trump lawyer Cohen's personal 'business dealings'

    FBI probes Trump lawyer Cohen's personal 'business dealings'

    Friday, April 13 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-04-13 04:56:57 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:58:03 GMT
    Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)
    Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)Federal agents raided Michael Cohen's Manhattan office on Monday. (Source: CNN)

    A New York federal district court spokesman says there will be a hearing related to the search warrant executed this week for records belonging to President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen.

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    A New York federal district court spokesman says there will be a hearing related to the search warrant executed this week for records belonging to President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen.

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  • Justice watchdog: McCabe misled investigators on media

    Justice watchdog: McCabe misled investigators on media

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-04-14 05:56:11 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:57:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017 file photo, then-acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe appears before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCabe m...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017 file photo, then-acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe appears before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCabe m...
    The Justice Department watchdog says fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe misled investigators over his role in a news media disclosure.More >>
    The Justice Department watchdog says fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe misled investigators over his role in a news media disclosure.More >>
  • Possible House leader Kevin McCarthy seen by Trump as ally

    Possible House leader Kevin McCarthy seen by Trump as ally

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:55:46 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:51:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018, file photo, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joined at right by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks with reporters at the Capitol in Washington. Ryan is backing...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018, file photo, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joined at right by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., talks with reporters at the Capitol in Washington. Ryan is backing...
    A Republican operative says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy thinks he's won President Donald Trump's backing to become next speaker.More >>
    A Republican operative says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy thinks he's won President Donald Trump's backing to become next speaker.More >>
  • The Latest: GOP congressmen want Comey's memos on Trump

    The Latest: GOP congressmen want Comey's memos on Trump

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 12:45:21 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:11:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this this Jan. 22, 2017, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy stand as President Donald Trump shakes hands with then-FBI Director James Comey during a reception ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this this Jan. 22, 2017, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy stand as President Donald Trump shakes hands with then-FBI Director James Comey during a reception ...
    President Donald Trump says former FBI Director James Comey is an "untruthful slime ball" who should be prosecuted for leaking classified information. Trump tweets: "It was my great honor to fire him.".More >>
    President Donald Trump says former FBI Director James Comey is an "untruthful slime ball" who should be prosecuted for leaking classified information. Trump tweets: "It was my great honor to fire him.".More >>
  • Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

    Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

    Friday, April 13 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:05:21 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:10:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...
    President Donald Trump puts off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria after tweeting earlier Thursday that they could happen "very soon or not so soon at all.".More >>
    President Donald Trump puts off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria after tweeting earlier Thursday that they could happen "very soon or not so soon at all.".More >>
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  • 2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

    2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:42:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:35:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson, right, listen to a reporter's question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Their arrests at a local Starbucks quic...(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson, right, listen to a reporter's question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Their arrests at a local Starbucks quic...
    Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for...More >>
    Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives.More >>
  • Court sides with sanctuary cities in fight over grants

    Court sides with sanctuary cities in fight over grants

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:54:47 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:34:45 GMT
    A federal appeals court in Chicago has ruled that President Donald Trump's administration cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that don't cooperate with its immigration enforcement.More >>
    A federal appeals court in Chicago has ruled that President Donald Trump's administration cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that don't cooperate with its immigration enforcement.More >>
  • Prosecutor: Prince thought he was taking common painkiller

    Prosecutor: Prince thought he was taking common painkiller

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:42:26 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:34:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. Minnesota prosecutors are planning an announcement Thursday, April 19, 2018, in their two-year investi...

    A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

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    A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

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