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Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 08:26 PM EDT

Read AG Barr's Letter on Conclusion of Mueller Report

Read AG Barr's Letter on Conclusion of Mueller Report

Special counsel Robert Mueller's report concluding the Russia investigation was delivered by a security officer early Friday afternoon to the office of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. It was then...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 08:45 PM EDT

Mueller Concludes Russia-Trump Probe; No New Indictments

Mueller Concludes Russia-Trump Probe; No New Indictments

Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday turned over his long-awaited final report on the contentious Russia investigation, ending a probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency with no...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 03:43 PM EDT

Trump Administration Announces New Venezuela Sanctions

Trump Administration Announces New Venezuela Sanctions

The Trump administration on Friday announced additional sanctions for Venezuela in response to what it describes as the illegal arrest of opposition leader Juan Guaido's chief of staff. The Treasury Department...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 03:36 PM EDT

Puerto Rico Mayor, Trump Critic Announces Run for Governor

Puerto Rico Mayor, Trump Critic Announces Run for Governor<br />

The mayor of Puerto Rico's capital announced Friday that she is running for governor of the U.S. territory. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz is a polarizing figure who became an outspoken critic of U.S....

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 04:54 PM EDT

Trump to Nominate Conservative Stephen Moore for Fed Board

Trump to Nominate Conservative Stephen Moore for Fed Board

President Donald Trump said Friday that he will nominate Stephen Moore, a conservative economic analyst and frequent critic of the Federal Reserve, to fill a vacancy on the Fed's seven-member board. Moore, a...

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Trump Bucks Treasury, Reverses North Korea Sanctions

Trump Bucks Treasury, Reverses North Korea Sanctions

President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that he has reversed his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, with his press secretary explaining that the president "likes" leader Kim Jong Un...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 01:33 PM EDT

Trump's Golan Statement Draws Strong Regional Condemnation

Trump's Golan Statement Draws Strong Regional Condemnation

From Syria to Turkey and beyond, President Donald Trump's abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights drew strong condemnation on Friday. The...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 12:19 PM EDT

Multiple 2020 Democrats Say They Won't Attend AIPAC Summit

Multiple 2020 Democrats Say They Won't Attend AIPAC Summit

Multiple Democratic presidential candidates said Thursday that they won't attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee's annual conference in Washington next week. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts,...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 11:54 AM EDT

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of...

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 07:03 AM EDT

Biden May Have Trouble Winning Over Progressives in Election

Biden May Have Trouble Winning Over Progressives in Election

Joe Biden says he has "the most progressive record" of any Democrat running, or mulling a run, in 2020. But many progressive activists disagree. As the former vice president inches closer to a third White House...

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