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10/24/2017 11:33 AM
Desperate for a win, Trump set to woo GOP senators
President Donald Trump and Capitol Hill Republicans are giving it another whirl -- because they've got no other choice.


10/23/2017 02:22 AM
Trump urges House GOP to pass Senate budget, tax reform
President Donald Trump dismissed Democratic leaders' assertions that the Republican tax reform proposal will hurt the middle class as "their standard" line in an interview that aired on Fox News on Sunday.


10/24/2017 11:12 AM
First major abortion battle of Trump era could be headed for Supreme Court
The case of a pregnant migrant teen held in Texas and blocked by the Trump administration from obtaining an abortion may be heading toward a point of no return.


10/24/2017 11:10 AM
This is the new 'giant sucking sound' you hear. It's changing the economy and disrupting politics
To understand two of the most volatile currents in modern politics, the best place to start is with a fundamental shift in the geography of economic opportunity.


10/24/2017 12:02 PM
Top US general reveals new info on Niger ambush
The US troops attacked in Niger were on their way back to their operating base when they were ambushed by 50 ISIS fighters, according to Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, who provided a timeline of the attack on Monday.


10/24/2017 11:09 AM
Alec Baldwin a hit for Democrats seeking buzz
Live from Des Moines, it's Alec Baldwin!


10/24/2017 10:49 AM
Singapore's delicate balancing act between the US and China
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong may have been in Washington on Monday to consolidate his country's economic and political partnerships with the US, but he appeared to dedicate much of his time concentrating on another nation whose presence in the region is pivotal for the tiny city-state: China.


10/24/2017 10:16 AM
Tillerson in India: China, Afghanistan and Pakistan to dominate agenda
The Trump administration's South Asia strategy is under the spotlight this week, as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to New Delhi after stops in Kabul and Islamabad.


10/24/2017 06:40 AM
Gold Star father Khizr Khan slams John Kelly's defense of Trump
Gold Star father Khizr Khan criticized White House chief of staff John Kelly Monday for his handling of President Donald Trump's controversy with Gold Star families, following the death of four US soldiers in Niger.


10/24/2017 11:59 AM
Government report calls on Trump to act on climate change
A government report released Monday is sounding an alarm over the threat of climate change, and the government's response.


10/24/2017 12:39 AM
Haley warns African conflicts becoming 'breeding ground' for terrorists
Warning that Africa's violence political chaos and humanitarian disasters could metastasize into larger security threats to the United States, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley began a diplomatic mission to help solve two of Africa's most brutal conflicts.


10/23/2017 08:18 PM
Menendez's trial by the numbers
To fully capture the scope of the federal bribery case against Sen. Bob Menendez, CNN will update this list each week with new totals derived from the past week's court proceedings.


10/24/2017 02:02 AM
Trump attorney Cohen to meet with Hill investigators this week
President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen plans to meet privately with the House and Senate intelligence panels this week as part of their ongoing investigations into Russian meddling in the US election, according to multiple sources familiar with the discussions.


10/24/2017 03:20 AM
Tillerson makes surprise visit to Iraq following ISIS defeats
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's surprise visit to Iraq will have one particular focus: calming tensions between Baghdad and the Kurds in order to keep both parties focused on Washington's core priority: the war against ISIS.


10/24/2017 07:03 AM
White House blames bureaucracy for expedited condolence letters
The Trump administration did expedite some condolence letters to families of fallen soldiers after President Donald Trump said he had contacted every family of a fallen soldier, a White House official said Monday, blaming the lag on bureaucratic issues that delayed letters being sent out to families.


10/23/2017 08:16 PM
McCain pleads for unity in the wake of Niger attack
Sen. John McCain called for unity Monday over the death of Army Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed along with three other soldiers in a deadly ambush in Niger earlier this month.


10/24/2017 11:15 AM
Case cracked: Comey reveals secret Twitter account
Former FBI Director James Comey revealed his secret Twitter account Monday with a tweeted picture from Iowa.


10/24/2017 05:02 AM
The Point: Trump gambled you wouldn't care about his tax returns. He was right.
A week ago today was the last chance to file your 2016 federal income tax returns -- a time which, in the past, has occasioned the president to release a portion of his own taxes.


10/24/2017 01:43 AM
Bush cracks up Obama at hurricane relief concert


10/24/2017 11:18 AM
Comey confirms he's 'Reinhold Niebuhr' in the strangest possible way


10/23/2017 05:11 PM
A visit to the DMZ by Trump is unlikely, White House says
President Donald Trump will most likely forgo a visit to the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea when he visits Asia next month, a senior White House official said Monday, bypassing what has been a symbolic opportunity for US commanders in chief to stare into the Hermit Kingdom.


10/23/2017 08:24 AM
Tillerson: Time for Iranian-backed militias to leave Iraq
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, anticipating an end to the fight against ISIS, said Sunday it was time for Iranian-backed militias to exit the war-torn nation of Iraq.


10/21/2017 03:32 AM
Video shows Kelly made erroneous claim about Wilson
White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly on Thursday erroneously claimed that Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida, claimed credit for securing "$20 million" in federal funding to build a new FBI field office in Miami in 2015, according to a video of the event posted Friday by the Sun Sentinel.


10/24/2017 03:17 AM
Trump disputes military widow's account of call
Myeshia Johnson, the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, an American soldier who died in Niger, told ABC's "Good Morning America" Monday that she's still waiting for answers regarding the circumstances of her husband's death.


10/23/2017 03:48 PM
The Point: Trump just hit a new low in the La David Johnson fiasco
Calling the widow of an American soldier killed in action is, emotionally speaking, absolutely gut-wrenching. Knowing that nothing you will say can bring true comfort. Knowing a life -- and likely many lives -- have been altered forever. Facing down pure loss and pure grief.


10/23/2017 09:52 PM
Trump awards Medal of Honor to Vietnam army medic
President Donald Trump will for the second time of his presidency award the Medal of Honor during a ceremony Monday at the White House.


10/23/2017 04:32 PM
Why Trump's Korean war talk should be taken seriously
Washington elites have long regarded war with North Korea as all but unthinkable. Yet, obscured by the wild twists and daily cacophony of the Trump presidency, the conventional wisdom is changing.


10/22/2017 05:43 PM
Trump plans to release classified JFK documents
President Donald Trump said Saturday he intends to allow the release of classified government documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy "subject to the receipt of further information."


10/23/2017 01:23 PM
McCain appears to mock Trump's draft deferments
Sen. John McCain, in an interview about the Vietnam War, appeared to take a swipe at President Donald Trump when he criticized people from "the highest income level" who avoided the draft by finding a doctor who "would say that they had a bone spur."

 

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