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The Petraeus Sex Scandal: Timeline of Gen. David Petraeus' Affair
Details of the ex-CIA Director's extra-marital affair; three big mysteries unfold.
Sessions 'enjoys wide support' of federal prosecutors: Top DOJ official
Current and former Justice Department officials – including even staunch critics of the Trump administration – are increasingly offering their support to embattled Attorney General Jeff Sessions . The latest show of support came today from one of the nation’s top prosecutors, a veteran government
Chelsea Manning says she was trying to 'do the right thing' when she leaked classified military information
Chelsea Manning said she leaked hundreds of thousands of classified military documents – a move that would eventually lead her to serve the longest prison sentence of any leaker in U.S. history – because she wanted to spark a public debate about our country’s military actions overseas. “My
What Donald Trump has said about James Comey over the past year
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump bid former FBI Director James Comey "good luck" ahead of his scheduled testimony Thursday for the Senate Intelligence Committee. That's one of the nicer things he's ever said about Comey. The two men have had a strained relationship, ending with Trump firing Comey
Inside Syria's multiple fighting factions
In the tense days after U.S. airstrikes on the regime of Syrian President Bashar al Assad, Russia’s ally, the U.S. and Russia have traded accusations about siding with terrorists. "Russia has really aligned itself with the Assad regime, the Iranians and Hezbollah ," Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
President Trump's budget faces blowback for slashing State Department funds
The full details of President Trump’s budget aren’t even out yet, and already the blowback against the White House is, in a word, tremendous. Former top military leaders who served on the frontlines and congressional leaders in the president’s party are all speaking out, trying to stop the
President Trump weighs options for next national security adviser
Less than a week after the dramatic resignation of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, President Trump is continuing to weigh his options for the crucial position of national security adviser. The president is wrapping up his extended weekend at Mar-a-Lago, Florida, White House deputy press secretary
White House defends Trump's Sweden comment
The president appears to have already begun his 2020 campaign, speaking to supporters in Melbourne, Florida.
Canadian border has immigrants heading its way
we're seeing a dramatic number of people trying to cross the border into Canada. We're watching scenes of immigrants fleeing the U.S., crossing illegally, all hoping to begin the process of emigrating there as refugees. Eva pilgrim sat a border crossing for us this morning in upstate New York.
The Note: Media Gets the Trump Treatment
Trump’s First 100 Days with SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 29 THE BIG STORY: The president’s first solo press conference yesterday was an almost 80-minute look inside the president’s mind four weeks into his term. President Trump relished in unleashing on the press and stressed that his administration