Politics

Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
December 17, 2018 - 5:38 pm
With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and his attorney unleashed a fresh series of attacks on the investigators, questioning their integrity while categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with the special counsel.
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Some of the Facebook and Instagram ads linked to a Russian effort to disrupt the American political process
AP Photo/Jon Elswick
December 17, 2018 - 4:22 pm
Russia's sweeping political disinformation campaign on U.S. social media was more far-reaching than originally thought.
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.,
(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
December 16, 2018 - 1:05 pm
The White House on Sunday pushed the federal government closer to the brink of a partial shutdown later this week, digging in on its demand for $5 billion to build a border wall as congressional Democrats stood firm against it.
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Riot police officers fire tear gas during scuffles on the Champs-Elysees avenue, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 in Paris.
(AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
December 15, 2018 - 10:43 am
French police have fired tear gas across the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris and protesters have scuffled with police outside the city's Opera house amid the fifth straight weekend of protests by the "yellow vests" movement.
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 Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
December 15, 2018 - 9:58 am
President Donald Trump says Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who's facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest, will leave the administration at year's end.
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Former Vice President Joe Biden
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
December 15, 2018 - 9:29 am
As he considers running for president, Joe Biden is talking with friends and longtime supporters about whether, at 76, he's too old to seek the White House, according to several sources who have spoken with the former Democratic vice president.
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer
AP Photo/Craig Ruttle
December 14, 2018 - 11:29 am
Shaken and facing a prison term, President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer said Friday that Trump directed him to buy the silence of two women during the 2016 campaign.
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, arrives for a closed door meeting with Senators about Saudi Arabia on Capitol Hill in Washington
(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
December 13, 2018 - 10:36 am
Senators are expected to vote Thursday on a resolution that would call on the U.S. to pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure that would rebuke Saudi Arabia after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Former Oakland Athletics player Jose Canseco
(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
December 13, 2018 - 10:34 am
Will Trump DM him? TBD.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meets with Democratic leaders the Oval Office of the White House in Washington
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 13, 2018 - 9:16 am
President Donald Trump is contending he "never directed" longtime lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law.
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