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Trump says he opposes any cooperation with congressional investigations

4/24/2019
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In an interview with The Washington Post last night, Trump said that complying with congressional requests was unnecessary after the White House cooperated with Bob Mueller’s probe.

Duration:00:08:23

Easter bombings were retaliation for New Zealand mosque massacre, Sri Lanka says

4/23/2019
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Three hotels and three churches were attacked by suicide bombers belonging to the radical Islamist group National Thowheed Jamaath.

Duration:00:09:12

Mueller report paints a damning portrait of Trump

4/19/2019
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Bob Mueller’s report lays out abundant evidence against President Trump, finding 10 separate “episodes” of potential obstruction of justice but ultimately concluding it was not the special counsel’s role to determine whether the president broke the law.

Duration:00:09:37

Mueller report will be lightly redacted on obstruction evidence, sources say

4/18/2019
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The Justice Department plans to release a lightly redacted version of special counsel Bob Mueller’s 400-page report today, offering a granular look at the ways in which President Trump was suspected of having obstructed justice.

Duration:00:09:55

New details on a Green Beret’s murder in Mali

4/17/2019
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Legal filings provide new details about the events surrounding the deadly assault of Army Staff Sgt. Logan J. Melgar. The documents throw back a veil of secrecy on a culture in which womanizing and heavy drinking were said to be commonplace.

Duration:00:08:36

Paris weeps after the fire at Notre Dame

4/16/2019
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Notre Dame, completed in the 14th century, has withstood the test of time and the assault of history. In his remarks to a grieving nation close to midnight on Monday, President Emmanuel Macron promised to rebuild the cathedral.

Duration:00:08:54

Bernie Sanders tries to appeal to Trump voters as he picks a fight with CAP

4/15/2019
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Sanders feuded with the Center For American Progress, an influential liberal think tank that is aligned with the Hillary Clinton wing of the party. Sanders said CAP is “using its resources to smear” him.

Duration:00:09:11

White House pushed ICE to release immigrants in Nancy Pelosi’s district as political retaliation

4/12/2019
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White House officials have proposed transporting detained immigrants to sanctuary cities at least twice in the past six months.

Duration:00:09:27

Ecuador evicts Julian Assange, who is now in British custody

4/11/2019
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Ecuador, which took Julian Assange in when he was facing a Swedish rape investigation in 2012, said it was rescinding asylum because of his “discourteous and aggressive behavior” and for violating the terms of his asylum.

Duration:00:09:01

DHS purge continues as Miller pushes new immigration policy changes

4/10/2019
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President Trump's increasingly erratic behavior over the past 12 days has alarmed top Republicans, business officials and foreign leaders. They fear that he might exacerbate problems at the border, harm the U.S. economy and degrade national security.

Duration:00:09:49

Trump’s DHS purge expands

4/9/2019
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President Trump continued to dismantle the leadership of the nation’s top domestic security agency Monday, as the White House announced the imminent removal of U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph D. “Tex” Alles.

Duration:00:09:20

Trump pushes out Nielsen at DHS

4/8/2019
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President Trump announced yesterday that Kirstjen Nielsen has resigned as secretary of homeland security. Kevin McAleenan, the commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, will replace her on an acting basis.

Duration:00:08:03

Trump maneuvering behind the scenes to try keeping his tax returns secret

4/5/2019
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The White House has become fixated on blocking the disclosure of President Trump’s tax returns, teeing up a dispute that could go to the Supreme Court.

Duration:00:07:44

Members of the Mueller team are angry at Barr for holding back their findings

4/4/2019
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Members of Robert Mueller’s team have complained to close associates that the evidence they gathered on obstruction was alarming and significant. One person said, “It was much more acute than Barr suggested.”

Duration:00:08:52

Trump is struggling to figure out a coherent domestic agenda

4/3/2019
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President Trump has left his advisers and GOP lawmakers reeling from policy whiplash in recent days.

Duration:00:08:15

White House whistleblower says dozens of security clearance denials were overturned

4/2/2019
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Tricia Newbold, a White House security adviser, told the House Oversight Committee that 25 people were given access to national security information despite concerns about ties to foreign influence and questionable or criminal conduct.

Duration:00:08:42

Trump aides say he’s not bluffing about closing the southern border

4/1/2019
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The White House doubled down Sunday on President Trump’s threat to close the border with Mexico despite warnings that doing so would cripple the American economy and hurt consumers.

Duration:00:09:11

Documents show how much Trump inflated his net worth

3/29/2019
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President Trump misled lenders and potential business partners about his net worth by producing “Statements of Financial Condition” that included a number of errors about his financial holdings.

Duration:00:09:51

Mueller’s grand jury remains active as Barr seems likely to miss Congress’s deadline

3/28/2019
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Attorney General William Barr said it would take, at a minimum, weeks before lawmakers can see an edited version of the report, making it clear that the Justice Department will not meet the April 2 deadline that Democrats set.

Duration:00:08:42

Barbara Bush blamed Trump for her heart attack

3/27/2019
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Barbara Bush said that by today’s terms, she would no longer classify herself as a Republican. With President Trump’s rise, she saw a party she could not continue to support.

Duration:00:06:38