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Justice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week
Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce as early as next week the completion of Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, with plans to submit to Congress soon after a summary of Mueller's confidential report
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Trump's loyalty obsession could lead to obstruction case
President Donald Trump's craving for loyalty from his top law enforcement officials and alleged efforts to topple those whom he perceives as threats could be leading him into deep trouble -- and even put his presidency in peril.
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McCabe: 'I think it's possible' Trump is a Russian asset
Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said Tuesday President Donald Trump is undermining US law enforcement and intelligence agencies.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:00:50 GMT
White House braces for shakeup after Trump privately complains about Coats
White House officials have begun to have preliminary discussions about replacing Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats amid concerns that President Donald Trump may soon dismiss him, two senior administration officials told CNN, despite the President's public denial he's considering the move.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:05:57 GMT
Michael Cohen granted delay in reporting to prison
Judge William Pauley has approved a request from former Donald Trump lawyer Michael Cohen to delay his his date to report to prison from March 6 to May 6.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:38:20 GMT
The Point: Kellyanne Conway kind of, sort of threatened that the Mueller report might never come out
At the very end of a decidedly contentious interview between CNN's Chris Cuomo and White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday night, Conway said something regarding special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election that should raise every eyebrow you have (which should only be two).
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:07:26 GMT
Bernie Sanders raises nearly $6 million in 24 hours after 2020 launch, campaign says
Bernie Sanders raised nearly $6 million in the 24 hours following his 2020 presidential campaign launch, his campaign said Wednesday, a record-smashing debut that easily outstripped his Democratic rivals.
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The Democratic Party is getting less white, more educated -- and significantly more liberal
The early days of the 2020 presidential primary have shown the Democratic Party is in flux and having a robust debate about what its future will look like. And while that debate is centered on progressive policies like "Medicare-for-all," the Green New Deal and how much to tax the rich, it's being fueled by shifting demographics within the party.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:57:29 GMT
T-shirts, tote bags and tweets: How presidential candidates are scrambling for small donors
Elizabeth Warren wants contributions as small as $3 for her "Elect-a-New-President Fund." Kamala Harris offered 10% Presidents' Day discounts on baseball caps, T-shirts, tote bags and other campaign swag. And on Twitter, Pete Buttigieg invoked the Democratic National Committee's new debate fundraising requirements to encourage his supporters to donate.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:37:16 GMT
Candidates vie to be Trump's next UN ambassador
A leading contender for the vacant United Nations Ambassador role made a not so subtle pitch for the job in a Fox News interview on Wednesday.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:52:27 GMT
The Point: How 'weak' a 2020 candidate is Donald Trump, really?
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is thinking about challenging President Donald Trump in the 2020 Republican presidential primary for one simple reason: He's not sure Trump can actually win a second term.
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Trump says Alabama woman who joined ISIS should not return to US
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday declared that an Alabama woman who left in November 2014 to join ISIS and is detained in a Kurdish refugee camp is not an American citizen, essentially shutting down a public plea she has made in recent days to return to the US.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:22:16 GMT
Trump dangles auto tariffs in Europe trade talks, but carmakers aren't happy
President Donald Trump is considering new tariffs on foreign cars and auto parts, but some of the strongest opposition is coming from the industry they are meant to protect: American automakers.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:00:30 GMT
$375,000 price leads disabled mom to ration meds
Bhanu Patel couldn't believe the news. The medication that allows her to move shot up to $375,000. Fearful of becoming a financial burden to her family, she's begun rationing the medication she currently has -- taking two pills a day, instead of four. "The words that I can use is I can't believe this is happening," she said.
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Researchers used fake social media accounts to influence NATO troops during military exercise
Researchers were able to use fake Facebook and Instagram accounts to "instill undesirable behavior" among NATO troops participating in an exercise, according to a report published this week.
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Key House Democrats request answers from IRS over new tax forms
As tax season kicks into high gear, two House Democrats have questions for the Internal Revenue Service about a newly redesigned tax form in the wake of a recent watchdog report that outlined potential issues associated with use of the forms.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:48:49 GMT
Three Asian-American lawmakers introduce a bill to prohibit internment like that of Japanese Americans during World War II
On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an order that sent 120,000 Japanese Americans to internment camps for the remainder of World War II.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:42:28 GMT
The Point: 1 sentence that explains Donald Trump and the Russia investigation
The New York Times published a 4,536-word opus on President Donald Trump's two-year-long (and running!) attempt to thwart the multiple investigations into his 2016 presidential campaign and its ties to Russia.
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Bolton to visit South Korea ahead of Trump-Kim summit
US National Security Advisor John Bolton will travel to South Korea later this week for a round of consultations ahead of President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, two administration officials told CNN.
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Washington Post: Climate skeptic may lead WH panel to study climate change and national security
A climate change skeptic who once compared "demonization" of carbon dioxide to the treatment of Jews under Adolf Hitler may lead a proposed White House committee tasked with studying whether climate change poses a national security threat, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:05:30 GMT
Bernie Sanders is running for president again
After months of deliberation, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced Tuesday that he is running for president again in 2020. It will be Sanders' second consecutive bid for the Democratic nomination after losing to Hillary Clinton in 2016.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 02:01:27 GMT
Virginians want Northam and Herring to stay in office but are split on Fairfax, poll finds
Virginians are more likely to want their governor and attorney general to remain in office rather than resign over their past appearances in blackface, but they are split over whether their lieutenant governor should step down in light of sexual assault allegations, a new Quinnipiac University poll finds.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:36:57 GMT
Tracking the legal challenges to Trump's emergency declaration
As President Donald Trump moves forward with plans to build additional physical barriers along the southern border, his administration will have to contend with a slew of lawsuits challenging the national emergency declaration allowing him, in part, to do so.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:26:20 GMT
'I'm very busy right now': Progressive economists suddenly in demand as Democratic 2020 hopefuls look for bold ideas
Darrick Hamilton has been in hot demand lately.
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White House moves forward with wall funding despite lawsuits
The White House is moving forward with plans to shift existing federal funds to pay for construction of a wall on the southern border, a senior administration official said.
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News Image Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:49:27 GMT
Sarah Sanders interviewed by Mueller's office
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has interviewed White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, she told CNN on Friday.
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Trump asked Whitaker if he could put prosecutor in charge of Cohen probe: NYT
President Donald Trump asked then-acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker if a US attorney he appointed could oversee an investigation tied to himself after the US attorney in question had already recused himself from the probe, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
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Trump plans to nominate Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general
President Donald Trump intends to nominate Deputy Transportation Secretary Jeffrey Rosen to be the new deputy attorney general, the White House announced in a news release Tuesday.
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