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Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 07:17 PM EDT

Manafort Ordered to Jail Pending Trial in Russia Probe

Manafort Ordered to Jail Pending Trial in Russia Probe

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. The...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:48 AM EDT

Trump Explains Why He’s Not Tougher on North Korea’s Human Rights Abuses

Trump Explains Why He’s Not Tougher on North Korea’s Human Rights Abuses

President Donald Trump explained to reporters why he has not been tougher on Kim Jon Un’s human rights violations in North Korea. “I don’t want to see a nuclear weapon destroy you and your family,” Trump said.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:33 AM EDT

Contentious WH Briefing Highlights Conflict Over Immigration

Contentious WH Briefing Highlights Conflict Over Immigration

A contentious White House press briefing broke out between press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and the White House press corp on Thursday, after reporters pressed Sanders on the Trump administration's policy...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:03 PM EDT

Trump Calls Comey 'Criminal,' Admires Attention Given to Kim

Trump Calls Comey 'Criminal,' Admires Attention Given to Kim

President Donald Trump opined on a wide array of subjects Friday, claiming former FBI Director James Comey took part in criminal activities, admiring the way North Koreans pay attention to their dictator and...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 08:08 AM EDT

4 Key Findings of Justice Watchdog Report on Clinton Probe

4 Key Findings of Justice Watchdog Report on Clinton Probe

The Justice Department's watchdog has finally weighed in on the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation and nobody comes out looking good.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 01:48 PM EDT

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

President Donald Trump is refusing to take ownership of an immigration policy that is separating children from parents who are arrested for illegally crossing the border. His supporters in Congress are...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 07:27 AM EDT

Trump's Move to Redefine Water Rule Threatens Wetlands Banks

Trump's Move to Redefine Water Rule Threatens Wetlands Banks

On the western edge of the Florida Everglades sits 4 square miles (10 square kilometers) of gator-infested swampland, and a private firm is making big money selling it off. The Panther Island Mitigation Bank...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 05:33 AM EDT

Looming Military Drill Suspension Raises Concern in Seoul

Looming Military Drill Suspension Raises Concern in Seoul

After being blindsided by President Donald Trump's decision to shelve major U.S. military exercises in South Korea, Seoul appears to be going along with it. A senior South Korean presidential official said...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 10:16 AM EDT

Trump Says IG Report Exonerates Him, But Missed 'Total Bias' at FBI

Trump Says IG Report Exonerates Him, But Missed 'Total Bias' at FBI

President Donald Trump disputed findings by the Justice Department on Friday that former FBI Director James Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe was not politically motivated, declaring that...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:13 AM EDT

Inside the Summit: Talks With 'Aliens', Familiar Frustrations

Inside the Summit: Talks With 'Aliens', Familiar Frustrations

President Donald Trump got the history-making handshake he wanted with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Now, with the smiling snapshot a part of history, new details are emerging about the bizarre behind-the-scenes...

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