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Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 12:16 PM EST

Watchdog: No Evidence FBI Tried to Destroy Text Messages

Watchdog: No Evidence FBI Tried to Destroy Text Messages

The Justice Department's watchdog found no evidence the FBI intentionally destroyed text messages of two former FBI officials involved in the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Instead, the inspector general...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 10:49 AM EST

Cohen, National Enquirer Admit to Trump Payoffs

Cohen, National Enquirer Admit to Trump Payoffs

Trump allies Michael Cohen and American Media Inc., the owners of the National Enquirer, both admitted to paying off women who claimed to have had affairs with President Donald Trump to help with his 2016...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 08:36 AM EST

Arizona Publisher Uses Newspaper to Pursue Poisoning Claim Against Wife

Arizona Publisher Uses Newspaper to Pursue Poisoning Claim Against Wife

An award-winning Arizona newspaper publisher and his wife are locked in a bizarre divorce case that has morphed into something more: a journalism ethics saga. Joseph Soldwedel has accused wife Felice Soldwedel...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 08:10 AM EST

Melania Trump Claims 'Opportunists' Not Recording History Properly

Melania Trump Claims 'Opportunists' Not Recording History Properly

First lady Melania Trump said that the most difficult part of her time in the White House is watching "opportunists" use her family's name to advance their careers, claiming they're not recording history...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 12:14 PM EST

Trump Confides to Friends He's Concerned About Impeachment

Trump Confides to Friends He's Concerned About Impeachment

President Donald Trump has told people close to him in recent days that he is alarmed by the prospect of impeachment, as the consequences of federal investigations involving his associates and Democratic control...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 11:43 AM EST

UK Leader Seeks EU Lifeline After Surviving Confidence Vote

UK Leader Seeks EU Lifeline After Surviving Confidence Vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May was seeking a lifeline from European Union leaders Thursday after winning a no-confidence vote among her own Conservative lawmakers — but only after putting a time limit on her...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 05:52 PM EST

As Probe Closes in, Trump Distances Himself From Cohen

As Probe Closes in, Trump Distances Himself From Cohen

Abandoned by two of his most powerful protectors, President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that he did not violate campaign finance laws and that the liability for hush-money payments to two women alleging...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 09:40 PM EST

Senate Rebukes Saudi Arabia Over Khashoggi, Yemen War

Senate Rebukes Saudi Arabia Over Khashoggi, Yemen War

Senators voted Thursday to recommend that the U.S. end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and put the blame for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi squarely on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed...

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 08:28 PM EST

Pelosi All But Assured of Becoming House Speaker

Pelosi All But Assured of Becoming House Speaker

Rep. Nancy Pelosi all but ensured Wednesday that she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by disgruntled younger Democrats by agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional...

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 09:59 PM EST

Cuba Health Mystery: Diplomats Had Inner-Ear Damage Early On

Cuba Health Mystery: Diplomats Had Inner-Ear Damage Early On

American diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations, according to their earliest medical exams,...

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