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 2019-04-19 04:00 

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Trump's North American trade agreement will promote US energy leadership...

Trade with Canada and Mexico supports 11 million U.S. jobs, benefiting every state and every corner of the economy. Under the North American Free Trade Agreement, manufacturing sales supports jobs in 43,000 U.S. manufacturing firms. Canada and Mexico are ...

 2019-04-19 04:00 

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El Salvador aid groups warn that Trump's decision to cut assistance will increase migration...

Aid groups are warning that President Trump's threat to cut off aid to El Salvador would worsen the humanitarian crisis at the border....

 2019-04-19 04:00 

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Denver voters should oppose drug and homeless measures that will destroy their city's livability...

"Seattle is Dying," a local news report on the violent crime, homelessness, and drug abuse overwhelming the Emerald City, has sparked a national debate over misguided policies that are unleashing death and mayhem on communities across our country....

 2019-04-19 04:00 

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Trump White House looking forward to governing now that Mueller report is behind them...

After two years of questions, subpoenas, and court appearances, White House officials said a cloud had been lifted from the Trump presidency with publication of the Mueller report and promised to get on with tackling healthcare and the immigration crisis....

 2019-04-19 04:00 

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Post-Mueller report, Democrats to dig deeper into Trump finances with three investigations...

Congressional Democrats are poised to dig deeper into President Trump's finances following the Thursday release of the Mueller report....

 2019-04-19 04:00 

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Ukraine's long road to democracy...

About five years ago, I found myself on the second floor of a rural school in northern Ukraine, about an hour from the Russian border. It was May 2014, and I was serving as an accredited election observer with the International Republican Institute, taske...

 2019-04-19 03:51 

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Buttigieg: Mueller report won't change much, so vote...

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg warned those crossing their fingers that the Mueller report would be devastating to President Trump not to get their hopes up....

 2019-04-19 02:45 

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Devin Nunes: 'Hidden' passage in Mueller report shows scope memo tainted by Trump dossier...

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., revealed where in special counsel Robert Mueller's report he says...

 2019-04-19 02:45 

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General mandates strict daily regimen after seeing shaggy, unshaven Marines on base...

The two-star general who commands the 20,000 Marines headquartered at Camp Lejeune, N.C., has decreed a detailed daily regimen after witnessing sloppy and unshaven personnel on post....

 2019-04-19 02:39 

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Andrew McCabe: Robert Mueller couldn't connect the final dot...

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said special counsel Robert Mueller came close to showing a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia but couldn't make the final link....

 2019-04-19 02:09 

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Rudy Giuliani: Counter report coming probably next week...

It appears that the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday went better than President Trump and his lawyers expected....

 2019-04-19 01:53 

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Trump lawyer: 'I agree with Peter Strzok'...

President Trump's lawyer admitted Thursday there was at least one point he and former FBI agent Peter Strzok agreed on....

 2019-04-19 01:20 

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David Urban: Mueller's findings should be celebrated...

Former senior adviser for President Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and lobbyist David Urban said that despite some of the questionable details from special counsel Robert Mueller's report, nothing in it was criminal....

 2019-04-19 01:18 

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George Conway: Trump is a 'cancer'...

The outspoken attorney married to White House counselor Kellyanne Conway called President Trump a "cancer" that must be removed from the White House....

 2019-04-19 00:55 

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Mueller responds to Trump allegation he had disputed golf club fees...

After special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to lead the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, President Trump told his advisers Mueller had conflicts of interest that should prohibit him from serving in the role....

 2019-04-19 00:35 

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Byron York: Mueller, Trump, and 'two years of bullshit'...

Late last month President Trump met with a group of Republican senators on Capitol Hill. He discussed a lot of topics, but his most memorable comment came when he called Trump-Russia special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation...

 2019-04-18 23:53 

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Trump: Obama did 'nothing' about Russian interference...

President Trump put blame on his predecessor for not stopping Russian interference in the 2016 election....

 2019-04-18 23:23 

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Mueller: No proof George Papadopoulos told Trump campaign officials Russia had Clinton 'dirt'...

Special counsel Robert Mueller could not find hard evidence that President Trump's core advisers knew of any key instance of Russian government intermediaries offering "dirt" on Hillary Clinton....

 2019-04-18 23:21 

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Some lawmakers could see fuller Mueller report next week...

Select members of Congress will get to view a version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report with fewer redactions as early as next week....

 2019-04-18 23:17 

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Mueller report compels McClatchy to put editor's note on Cohen-Prague stories...

McClatchy added an editor's note to two of its high-profile 2018 stories on Michael Cohen after special counsel Robert Mueller refuted its reporting that the former Trump attorney has traveled to Prague....

 2019-04-18 23:08 

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New Mexico county asks governor to send in National Guard to deal with migrants...

PHOENIX — A New Mexico county near El Paso, Texas, declared a state of emergency Thursday over migrants arriving at and being released in the region....

 2019-04-18 22:38 

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Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer take on William Barr for 'deliberately' distorting the Mueller report...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., laid out their case Thursday against Attorney General William Barr over his handling of the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report....

 2019-04-18 22:34 

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Mueller says Russia's GRU stole Clinton, DNC emails and gave them to WikiLeaks...

Special counsel Robert Mueller's report, released Thursday to the public in redacted form, cites substantial evidence showing Russian actors hacked Democratic email accounts and disseminated the thousands of stolen emails via WikiLeaks in 2016....

 2019-04-18 22:33 

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Former White House counsel Don McGahn resigned instead of firing Mueller...

Special counsel Robert Mueller's report confirms media reports that former White House counsel Don McGahn was pressured by Trump to fire Mueller....

 2019-04-18 22:18 

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Mueller made 14 referrals of potential crimes to outside offices...

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office made 14 referrals of "potential criminal activity" that were outside the scope of its jurisdiction over the course of the 22-month Russia investigation....

 2019-04-18 22:15 

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Trump team should atone for slandering Mueller, Rosenstein...

President Trump and the loud choir to which he preaches owe massive apologies to special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein....

 2019-04-18 22:12 

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Democrats use Mueller report to fundraise and list-build...

The Democratic National Committee, Nancy Pelosi, and several Democratic presidential candidates used the release of the Mueller report on Russian interference in the 2016 election as an opportunity to build lists and fundraise for their campaigns....

 2019-04-18 22:12 

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Robert Mueller assessed WikiLeaks role in fueling Seth Rich conspiracy theory...

Special counsel Robert Mueller focused a portion of his final report on WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange making false statements about slain Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich and the theft of emails from Democratic officials....

 2019-04-18 22:09 

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Trump gloats about not firing Mueller...

Hours after the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, President Trump bragged Thursday about not firing all the people involved in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....

 2019-04-18 22:09 

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Senate Intel chairman Richard Burr appears to have briefed WH counsel on FBI's Russia probe, Mueller finds...

The top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee appears to have shared with the White House information about the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, special counsel Robert Mueller revealed in his long-awaited r...

 2019-04-18 22:08 

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Reporters see the Mueller report as vindication; they're happy to ignore the parts they got wrong...

"Close enough" is not a good standard for journalism. In fact, seven out of ten is a losing score....

 2019-04-18 22:03 

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Andrew McCabe: Mueller report a tribute to FBI work 'amidst a swamp of lies and misinformation'...

The former deputy and acting director of the FBI praised the Mueller report following its public release Thursday....

 2019-04-18 21:52 

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Chris Cuomo responded to Nunes: 'No shame in his game'...

CNN's Chris Cuomo accused House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., of having "no shame" after Nunes said special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report "ignored a wide range of abuses committed during the FBI&...

 2019-04-18 21:48 

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'Malicious software attack' blows Weather Channel off air...

The Weather Channel is blaming a "malicious software attack...

 2019-04-18 21:46 

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Devin Nunes: Mueller's report ignored abuses of power by the FBI...

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes on Thursday knocked special counsel Robert Mueller's report for overlooking how the FBI conducted its probe into President Trump and his 2016 campaign....

 2019-04-18 21:23 

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Jim Jordan commends AG Barr, says investigation into origin of Mueller probe will continue...

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, said Attorney General William Barr has done a good job overseeing the release and dissemination of special counsel Robert Mueller's report of his investigation into President Trump....

 2019-04-18 21:12 

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New York airline employee was Chinese agent...

A former employee of a Chinese airline pleaded guilty Wednesday to acting as agent of the Chinese government for smuggling packages on flights from New York on behalf of the country's military....

 2019-04-18 20:56 

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Adam Schiff: Mueller report condemns, it doesn't vindicate...

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., ripped into President Trump on Thursday for his contacts with Russians and those of his 2016 campaign, as well as conduct that special counsel Robert Mueller examined for possible obstruction of justice....

 2019-04-18 20:36 

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Biden addresses rally by striking Stop & Shop workers...

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden appeared at a Boston rally held Thursday by striking Stop & Shop workers, telling the grocery workers to keep up the pressure....

 2019-04-18 20:34 

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Trump refuses to take questions in first appearance following Mueller report release...

President Trump left the White House Thursday without taking any questions from reporters, in his first public appearance following the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report....

 2019-04-18 20:33 

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After Mueller, nobody has changed their views on Trump...

Nothing has changed....

 2019-04-18 20:29 

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Steve Bannon knew of Jeff Sessions recusal before attorney general nomination...

President Trump's anger over then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal from the Russia investigation was "not a surprise" to one of his top advisers at the time, according to special counsel Robert Mueller....

 2019-04-18 20:26 

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Carl Bernstein: Mueller report shows Trump a threat to national security...

Carl Bernstein argued Thursday that special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether President Trump obstructed justice makes a valid case that the president is a threat to national security....

 2019-04-18 20:24 

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Steny Hoyer: 'Impeachment is not worthwhile at this point'...

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., pushed back on impeachment talk after the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday....

 2019-04-18 20:21 

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Pence says Mueller report 'confirms' no collusion, no obstruction...

Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that special counsel Robert Mueller's report confirmed there was "no collusion" and "no obstruction" between President Trump and the Russian government in the months before the 2016 presidential ...

 2019-04-18 20:14 

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How the Mueller report made it harder to impeach Trump...

For years, the political world has been consumed by the question of whether special counsel Robert Mueller would provide Congress with enough ammunition to impeach President Trump. Now that the report is out, it appears that the answer is no....

 2019-04-18 20:00 

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Pentagon confirms North Korea weapons test, but it was no 'ballistic missile'...

Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan acknowledged North Korea conducted a weapons test on Wednesday, after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un bragged about the testing of a...

 2019-04-18 19:59 

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NYT reporter, editors thought 'body of Christ' referred to a statue of Christ in Notre Dame...

I have said it before and I will say it again: The media's three greatest blind spots are firearms, faith, and abortion. The ignorance of journalists on these matters seems to be ever-expanding....

 2019-04-18 19:52 

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National Enquirer being sold for $100 million to CEO of Hudson News...

The National Enquirer is reportedly being sold for $100 million to the CEO of Hudson News, James Cohen....

 2019-04-18 19:51 

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Democratic Party cybersecurity: A reminder that these people shouldn't be within 100 miles of our healthcare...

Among the less dramatic portions of the Mueller report are the details of how Russia's Main Intelligence Directorate, the GRU, hacked the Democratic National Committee's servers. Given the stakes of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigati...

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