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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018, in Washington.
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July 23, 2018 - 5:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is considering revoking the security clearances of a half dozen former Obama administration officials and critics of his presidency. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that the president is ``exploring the mechanisms'' to strip...
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July 23, 2018 - 6:45 am
Iranians have shrugged off the possibility that a Twitter war between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart could escalate into military conflict.
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July 22, 2018 - 6:47 pm
President Donald Trump asserted without evidence Sunday that newly released documents relating to the wiretapping of his onetime campaign adviser Carter Page "confirm with little doubt" that intelligence agencies misled the court that approved the warrant.
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July 22, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Kavanaugh was taking part in a roundtable discussion with other lawyers when he said at three different points that the decision in U.S. v. Nixon, which marked limits on a president's ability to withhold information needed for a criminal prosecution, may have come out the wrong way.
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American president Donald Trump (left) and Russian president Vladimir Putin (right) during the meeting. July 16, 2018. Finland, Helsinki.
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July 21, 2018 - 5:17 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- There was no sign of shock or outrage in the hotel hallways and conference rooms where Republican officials gathered to discuss party business even as politicians on both sides and foreign policy experts fretted about President Donald Trump's cozy relationship with Russian...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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July 21, 2018 - 4:04 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo urged New York lawmakers to pass new legislation that would build on the state’s already strict gun control laws.
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Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York, Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
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July 21, 2018 - 3:04 pm
Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it "inconceivable" that a lawyer would tape a client.
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July 20, 2018 - 3:52 pm
A former madam -- who worked for former Donald Trump aide Roger Stone and who was connected to disgraced former New York governor Eliot Spitzer -- is being subpoenaed in Robert Mueller's investigation into collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, according to TMZ . Davis' lawyer are...
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July 20, 2018 - 12:31 pm
Donald Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, secretly recorded a conversation between himself and the then-presidential candidate discussing payments to a former Playboy Playmate who had alleged an affair with the real estate mogul-turned-commander in chief, The New York Times reported...
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American president Donald Trump (left) and Russian president Vladimir Putin (right) during the meeting. July 16, 2018. Finland, Helsinki.
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July 20, 2018 - 7:24 am
President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump discussed a possible referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit earlier this week, Russia's ambassador to the U.S. said Friday. Anatoly Antonov revealed the discussions amid confusion and concern in the U.S...
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