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Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 at 10:41 PM EST

China Summons US Envoy to Protest Detention of Huawei Exec

China Summons US Envoy to Protest Detention of Huawei Exec

China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest Canada's detention of a senior executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei at Washington's behest and demand the U.S. cancel an order for her...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 07:24 PM EST

Analysis: Legal Clouds Over Trump Grow With New Disclosures

Analysis: Legal Clouds Over Trump Grow With New Disclosures

The more that special counsel Robert Mueller and federal prosecutors reveal, the darker grow the legal clouds over President Donald Trump. Trump's own Justice Department has now implicated him in a crime,...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 09:47 PM EST

Comey: Russia Investigation Initially Looked at 4 Americans

Comey: Russia Investigation Initially Looked at 4 Americans

The FBI's counterintelligence investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia initially focused on four Americans and whether they were connected to Russian efforts to interfere in the...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 03:34 PM EST

Trump Says Kelly Out at Year's End

Trump Says Kelly Out at Year's End

President Donald Trump told reporters Saturday that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly will be leaving at the end of the year.

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 08:27 AM EST

Top Takeaways: Prosecutors Detail Key Pieces in Russia Probe

Top Takeaways: Prosecutors Detail Key Pieces in Russia Probe

Key pieces of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation appear to be falling into place. In three court filings Friday, prosecutors for the first time connected President Donald Trump to a crime...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 04:51 AM EST

No Regrets Speaking Out About Abuse: Trump Resort Worker

No Regrets Speaking Out About Abuse: Trump Resort Worker

A Guatemalan living in the U.S. illegally who says she faced abusive working conditions as a maid at Donald Trump's New Jersey golf club doesn't regret speaking out, even though she might lose her job and be...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 02:58 AM EST

US Appeals Court Won't Immediately Allow Trump Asylum Ban

US Appeals Court Won't Immediately Allow Trump Asylum Ban

A divided U.S. appeals court late Friday refused to immediately allow the Trump administration to enforce a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border. The ban is inconsistent...

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 at 09:56 AM EST

Illegal Hush-Money Paid at Trump's Direction: DOJ

Illegal Hush-Money Paid at Trump's Direction: DOJ

The Justice Department says that President Donald Trump directed illegal payments to buy the silence of two women whose claims of extramarital affairs threatened his presidential campaign, the first time...

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 09:21 PM EST

Fact Check: Trump's Exaggerated 'Conflicts' Claims

Fact Check: Trump's Exaggerated 'Conflicts' Claims

In a flurry of tweets, President Donald Trump stretched the facts when he alleged that special counsel Robert Mueller and his staff have “many” conflicts of interests.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 07:28 PM EST

Read New Documents Filed in Manafort, Cohen Cases

Read New Documents Filed in Manafort, Cohen Cases

New federal court filings in the cases of President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and former campaign manager shine a light on some of the information federal prosecutors and special counsel Robert...

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