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 2018-06-15 17:55 

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Judge: No immediate restraining order against Avenatti...

A federal judge in California said Friday that President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, failed to demonstrate the need for an immediate restraining order to be issued against Stormy Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti....

 2018-06-15 17:52 

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White House struggles to replace departing staff...

White House officials are struggling to fill vacancies in the West Wing and beyond as a handful of senior aides map out their exits ahead of what could become a mass staff exodus around the midterm election....

 2018-06-15 17:52 

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Republicans scramble to understand if Trump just sunk their immigration effort...

House Republicans were in full-on damage control Friday morning as they sought to downplay President Donald Trump's comments that he wouldn't support the GOP compromise bill....

 2018-06-15 17:29 

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Sen. Lindsey Graham says FBI took a 'real blow' after IG report was released...

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Friday that revelations in a newly released Justice Department report about the 2016 election have...

 2018-06-15 17:10 

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House GOP lawmaker plans to subpoena Strzok to testify...

House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte plans to issue a subpoena for FBI agent Peter Strzok to testify as part of the House GOP investigation into the FBI's actions in the 2016 election, according to two sources familiar with the subpoena....

 2018-06-15 16:48 

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Lawsuit: Harvard ranks Asian-Americans lower on personality traits...

A group that claims Harvard puts quotas on Asian-American applicants contends the university scores them higher than students of other races on academics and extracurricular activities but ranks them lowest in a...

 2018-06-15 16:36 

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Mattis slams Russia, says Putin 'attempts to undermine America's moral authority'...

Secretary of Defense James Mattis slammed Russia on Friday, saying Russian President Vladimir Putin...

 2018-06-15 16:35 

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The 49 wildest quotes from Donald Trump's bananas interview with Fox News...

Just before 8 a.m. ET Friday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted this:...

 2018-06-15 16:00 

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Paul Manafort sent to jail, pending trial...

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will await his trial for foreign lobbying crimes from jail....

 2018-06-15 16:00 

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Exclusive: Democrats, anticipating heated primary, set earlier 2020 convention date...

Democrats will hold their convention in 2020 earlier than they have in more than two decades, Democratic operatives tell CNN, partly out of anticipation of a crowded and contentious primary....

 2018-06-15 15:56 

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'Bridging the Divide': A CNN series...

In...

 2018-06-15 15:19 

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Trump again falsely blames the Democrats for his administration's family separations...

President Donald Trump blamed Democrats for the separation of families at the US border Friday, a response he's repeatedly made to criticism his administration has faced since it adopted a policy that results in far more children being separated from ...

 2018-06-15 15:09 

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Trump says NFL players protesting racial injustice don't have 'a real issue'...

President Donald Trump has spent the better part of a year trying to demonize NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem, and on Friday, he opened a new line of attack, telling Fox News the protesters, who are trying to raise awareness about racial ...

 2018-06-15 14:34 

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Ex-WH economic adviser Gary Cohn warns of trade war...

President Donald Trump's former economic adviser Gary Cohn warned that a trade war with US allies could wipe out the benefits of the tax cuts Trump worked to pass....

 2018-06-15 14:31 

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Cohen signals openness to cooperating with federal investigators...

President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen has indicated to family and friends he is willing to cooperate with federal investigators to alleviate the pressure on himself and his family, according to a source familiar with the matter....

 2018-06-15 14:02 

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Stormy Daniels' lawyer says he won't be deterred from speaking to the press...

The lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels said Friday he is not going to be deterred by the restraining order filed by President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen....

 2018-06-15 13:37 

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President Trump today: Live updates...

President Trump says the new Inspector General report...

 2018-06-15 13:32 

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White House legislative affairs director tells staff he's leaving...

Marc Short, the White House legislative director, told his team Friday he will be leaving the White House this summer, a source tells CNN....

 2018-06-15 13:31 

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Trump says he wants US to stand at attention like North Koreans do for Kim Jong Un...

President Donald Trump said Friday he wants Americans to sit up at attention as North Koreans do for dictator Kim Jong Un, later adding that he was joking....

 2018-06-15 13:30 

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Trump rejects immigration compromise...

President Donald Trump on Friday morning delivered a potentially fatal blow to a compromise immigration bill under development in the House....

 2018-06-15 13:26 

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What the heck is Rudy Giuliani talking about?...

On Thursday night, Trump legal team face Rudy Giuliani went on Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel show and said this:...

 2018-06-15 13:16 

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Trump takes credit for North American World Cup bid...

President Donald Trump took credit Friday for the successful North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup....

 2018-06-15 12:19 

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Washington Post: Trump floated pushing up Kim meeting: 'Why can't we just do it?'...

President Donald Trump had to be talked out of abruptly shifting the schedule of his summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, a move that some aides feared could have upended the unprecedented event, The Washington Post reported Thursday night....

 2018-06-15 12:06 

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Rudy Giuliani calls for halt of Mueller probe after Justice Department report...

Rudy Giuliani is calling for the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation to be suspended in the wake of the Justice Department's inspector general report on the FBI's actions during the 2016 election....

 2018-06-15 11:11 

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Trump pounces on Justice Department report findings...

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his first reaction to a 500-page internal watchdog report issued by the Justice Department, decrying messages exchanged between two FBI employees expressing a desire to...

 2018-06-15 10:14 

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A record number of LGBTQ candidates are running for office to run for office. Here's why....

The governor of Texas. A US congresswoman from Massachusetts. A US Senator from Delaware....

 2018-06-15 10:13 

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Being a Scout helped him find his identity. Now he's helping other immigrants do the same...

There are many ways Troop 1532 is different from most other Boy Scout troops in America....

 2018-06-15 10:11 

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How often have Democrats in Trump country voted with Republicans?...

For all the talk of potential for a blue wave in 2018, Senate Democrats are on defense, trying to hold on to multiple seats they hold in states that voted for President Donald Trump....

 2018-06-15 05:00 

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FBI verdict only deepens Washington's nightmare...

The sour legacy of the 2016 election is further tightening its grip on Washington after the release of a critical report on the FBI's conduct while investigating scandals linked to the vote, while a new legal front is opening with stunning allegations...

 2018-06-15 04:26 

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Michael Cohen files for restraining order against Michael Avenatti...

Stormy Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti, is driven by an...

 2018-06-15 02:41 

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Arpaio suggests blaming 'the adults' for family separation at border...

Former Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio suggested on Thursday that parents who bring their children into the US illegally should be held responsible if their kids are separated from them at the border....

 2018-06-15 02:35 

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Scalise records first out in return to Congressional Baseball Game for Charity...

Democrats bested Republicans 21-5 on Thursday night in the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity at Nationals Park in Washington....

 2018-06-15 01:52 

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US and Russia 'exploring' possible Trump-Putin meeting...

With his first meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un behind him, President Donald Trump is turning his attention to the possibility of another marquee summit: with Russian President Vladimir Putin....

 2018-06-15 01:09 

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Arizona GOP calls for lawmaker to resign for calling immigration an 'existential threat'...

The Arizona Republican Party is calling on a Republican state lawmaker to resign after he said that...

 2018-06-15 01:05 

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Clinton campaign manager on Comey using personal email: 'Ironic and deeply frustrating'...

Hillary Clinton's former 2016 campaign manager Robby Mook called the revelation that former FBI Director James Comey previously used a personal email account for official government business...

 2018-06-15 00:55 

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US rejects UAE request for support to capture port city...

The US rejected a request from the United Arab Emirates to provide military support to the Saudi-led coalition's operation to capture the Houthi-held port city of Hodeidah, Yemen, US and UAE officials tell CNN....

 2018-06-15 00:42 

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Issa alleges evidence of 'bias,' 'conspiracy' in DOJ IG report...

California's GOP Rep. Darrell Issa said the Justice Department inspector general's report on the Hillary Clinton email investigation shows evidence of politically motivated...

 2018-06-15 00:31 

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WH on separating undocumented families: 'Very biblical to enforce the law'...

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said it was...

 2018-06-14 23:35 

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The 5 key takeaways from the Justice Department IG report...

On Thursday afternoon, the Department of Justice's Inspector General released a 500+-page report detailing the conduct of then-FBI Director James Comey -- among others -- during the 2016 investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server....

 2018-06-14 23:08 

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Six takeaways from the Justice watchdog report on the Clinton email investigation...

There are no winners in Thursday's release of the 500-page Justice Department inspector general report on the FBI's actions during the 2016 election....

 2018-06-14 22:51 

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What James Comey did and what the IG said about it...

The Justice Department's internal watchdog Thursday repeatedly criticized former FBI Director James Comey for his actions during the 2016 presidential campaign....

 2018-06-14 22:28 

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Republicans unveil DACA citizenship-border wall compromise bill...

Republicans are circulating a draft immigration bill that would overhaul the country's legal immigration system, boost border security, overturn rules that govern family separation at the border and provide a path to citizenship for recipients of the ...

 2018-06-14 22:28 

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McCain criticizes Trump for 'parroting' North Korean talking points...

Sen. John McCain implicitly criticized President Donald Trump on Thursday for...

 2018-06-14 21:58 

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Sessions cites Bible to defend immigration policies resulting in family separations...

Attorney General Jeff Sessions cited the Bible on Thursday in defending the Trump administration's immigration policies -- especially those that result in the separation of families -- directing his remarks in particular to...

 2018-06-14 21:47 

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FBI director vows to 'hold employees accountable' after watchdog report...

FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Thursday that the FBI will...

 2018-06-14 21:13 

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IG: Comey used personal email account for FBI business...

James Comey used a personal Gmail account for official government business while FBI director, the Justice Department's inspector general said Thursday....

 2018-06-14 21:11 

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Adviser under fire for pro-Nazi comments let go from pro-Trump groups...

A policy adviser for two pro-Trump groups who came under fire last month when a video surfaced of him praising Nazis says he has been let go from those groups....

 2018-06-14 20:39 

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DHS warns of North Korea cyber campaign, days after historic summit...

The US Department of Homeland Security said that it has identified malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government, according to a new report released on Thursday, just days after the historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean...

 2018-06-14 20:27 

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Texas port of entry chosen as temporary shelter for unaccompanied children...

The Trump administration has selected federal land in Texas as a place to temporarily house unaccompanied immigrant children, as the agency seeks more capacity amid the increasing number of families separated at the border because of the administration...

 2018-06-14 20:06 

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Sarah Sanders calls Trump's salute to North Korean general 'common courtesy'...

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday President Donald Trump was using...

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