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04/25/2018 07:00 AM
Why James Comey is not done with Donald Trump
James Comey has shifted hundreds of thousands of copies of a "A Higher Loyalty" and has a bumper bestseller on his hands.

04/25/2018 11:53 AM
Who is James Comey? 7 things to know about the fired FBI director
In May 2017, President Donald Trump fired the man leading the federal investigation into his campaign's alleged ties to Russia.

04/25/2018 11:05 AM
Supreme Court takes up Trump travel ban
More than a year after President Donald Trump caused chaos in the airports by following through on a campaign promise and restricting travel from several Muslim-majority countries, the Supreme Court is poised to hear arguments on the legality of a third version of the original travel ban and decide whether the President ultimately exceeded his authority.

04/25/2018 11:09 AM
The big legal issue buried in the travel ban case
Most of the attention at Wednesday's dramatic Supreme Court hearing will center on President Donald Trump's travel ban, but a second major legal issue lurks in the case that could affect future White House occupants as well: the propriety of federal courts issuing nationwide injunctions that can bring a president's policy goals to a screeching halt.

04/25/2018 08:14 AM
Judge orders reopening of DACA, after 90-day delay
Another federal judge has overruled the Trump administration's efforts to end a popular immigration program -- this time saying the government has to accept new applications.

04/25/2018 11:53 AM
VA nominee drunkenly banged on female employee's door during trip, sources say
During an overseas trip in 2015, Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, was intoxicated and banged on the hotel room door of a female employee, according to four sources familiar with the allegation.

04/25/2018 02:25 PM
The Point: For one moment, Trump sounded like he just wanted to walk away from it all
For just one second during a press conference with the French President, President Donald Trump sounded like someone who wants to walk away from it all. And that's with his political allies running Congress.

04/25/2018 02:10 PM
The Point: Ronny Jackson's VA nomination is dead. He just doesn't know it yet.
Late Tuesday, the White House made clear that Dr. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's pick to head the Veterans Affairs department, was not going to withdraw his nomination amid a panoply of questions about drinking on White House trips and doling out prescription pills to staffers overseas.

04/25/2018 02:05 PM
Macron opens door to new Iran deal in talks with Trump
French President Emmanuel Macron and US President Donald Trump have indicated they want to aim for a new deal to curb Iran's regional ambitions and ballistic missiles program that would run alongside the existing international nuclear pact.

04/25/2018 12:23 PM
Macron will address Congress
French President Emmanuel Macron is set to address Congress on Wednesday, following his meetings with President Donald Trump at the White House.

04/25/2018 11:10 AM
How Trump's travel ban motivated some Muslim Americans to run for office
Fayrouz Saad, a 34-year-old Muslim American, said her mom, a Lebanese immigrant, is "not a sign-waving sort of person."

04/25/2018 07:09 AM
Why the win for Republicans in Arizona 8 is still good for Democrats
CNN has projected that Republicans won the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District, but once again Democrats have overperformed in a deep red district, in another sign the national environment is in the their favor.

04/25/2018 02:48 AM
Undeterred by Trump, caravan buses arrive in border city
Busloads of Central American migrants arrived in this Mexican border city on Tuesday. And more are coming.

04/25/2018 08:50 AM
Embattled VA nominee has no plans to withdraw -- for now, source says
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, Dr. Ronny Jackson, "is one of the finest people I have ever met" but acknowledged he lacks experience in running a government agency.

04/25/2018 08:46 AM
Sen. Tester: VA nominee known as 'the candy man' for handing out prescriptions 'like candy'
The embattled nominee tapped to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs was known as "the candy man" inside the White House, Sen. Jon Tester said Tuesday, citing reports from individuals who raised concerns about his nomination.

04/25/2018 08:48 AM
EPA's Pruitt unveils controversial limits to scientific research
Embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt proposed a new rule Tuesday that he said will make the Environmental Protection Agency more "transparent."

04/24/2018 10:53 PM
Texas sets June special election to replace Farenthold
Texas GOP Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday set a special election for June 30 to replace former GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold, who resigned earlier this month after sexual harassment allegations and other improper conduct came to light last year.

04/24/2018 08:42 PM
The big problem with that Gallup poll that shows Trump's re-election numbers equal to Obama's
Gallup released new polling this week with an eye-popping headline: Donald Trump's re-election numbers are very similar to those of Barack Obama in 2010 and Bill Clinton in 1994.

04/25/2018 02:07 AM
The complete guest list for Trump's first state dinner
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are hosting the administration's first state dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte.

04/25/2018 12:35 PM
Melania Trump masters the moment

04/25/2018 12:12 PM
Trump hosting Macron for state visit

04/24/2018 09:37 PM
Some lawmakers fear White House vetting isn't good enough on nominees
Capitol Hill was once again flung into damage control mode Tuesday as Republicans and Democrats attempted to understand the severity of allegations being made against Ronny Jackson, the President's pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.

04/24/2018 07:37 PM
Pompeo advances out of committee with favorable recommendation
President Donald Trump's pick to be secretary of state faces a key committee vote Monday evening, where Mike Pompeo is not expected to have enough support for a favorable recommendation, a distinction not seen before in recorded US history for a nominee to be the nation's top diplomat.

04/24/2018 08:07 PM
The Point: The Ronny Jackson debacle is entirely and completely predictable
When President Donald Trump named White House physician Ronny Jackson as his choice to be the next head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, it caught lots of people -- inside and outside 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue -- by surprise.

04/24/2018 07:11 AM
Macron hopes Trump relationship can help make France great again
Donald Trump is not the only President who wants to make his country great again -- his first state dinner guest, Emmanuel Macron, wants to do the same.

04/24/2018 08:23 PM
Trump blasts Iran deal as 'insane' and 'ridiculous' as Macron looks on
President Donald Trump served up a dinner of Dover sole and political talk on the first night of his inaugural state visit, with intensive discussions over the Iran deal and Syria still to come on Tuesday.

04/25/2018 02:08 PM
Trump says Kim Jong Un has been 'open' and 'honorable' so far
President Donald Trump said Tuesday North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un "has really been very open and I think very honorable based on what we are seeing" as the two gear up for an anticipated face-to-face meeting in the coming weeks.

04/24/2018 07:41 PM
The Point: Trump is trolling his political enemies with pardons
President Donald Trump seems to really like issuing pardons.

04/24/2018 08:55 PM
The Point: 9 thoughts on that epic Trumps-Macrons White House picture
On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump formally welcomed French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte to the White House.

04/24/2018 05:00 PM
Trump ramps up personal cell phone use
President Donald Trump is increasingly relying on his personal cell phone to contact outside advisers, multiple sources inside and outside the White House told CNN, as Trump returns to the free-wheeling mode of operation that characterized the earliest days of his administration.


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