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Trump hails Supreme Court's partial reinstatement of travel ban 'clear victory for our national security'
President Trump today joined supporters in declaring a “clear victory” after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to allow parts of his travel ban to take effect. While the ban will apply, effective Thursday, to people from the six predominantly countries listed on Trump’s March revised executive order --
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Trump Just Ended Obama's Vacation Scam And Sent Him A
The Note: Memo to Trump: The unraveling has begun
NOTABLES --ANALYSIS - ABC’s RICK KLEIN : In the space of a week, more has been revealed - and more has come unraveled – than in the entirety of the hectic first four months of the Trump presidency. The main data points fit the common Trump-era description of being shocking yet not surprising. In
How Democratic hopefuls are already jockeying for 2020
The 2020 presidential election is still three-and-a-half years away, but for Democrats trying to turn the page on last November, the search for a candidate who can take down President Donald Trump is already underway. An army of potential 2020 hopefuls -- including Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti ,
Capitol Hill, U.S. allies react to report that Trump shared classified intelligence
Members of President Trump 's administration denied details from a Washington Post report published on Monday that he shared confidential information pertaining to an Islamic State (ISIS) threat during a meeting with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador to the United States. Democrats on
Appointing a special prosecutor after Comey firing could be 'problematic,' expert says
Democratic lawmakers are demanding the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election after FBI Director James Comey was fired on Tuesday. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., reacted to Comey’s termination on Twitter Tuesday night,
Reactions to FBI Director James Comey's firing are mixed
Following President Donald Trump 's firing Tuesday of FBI Director James Comey, a number of political figures spoke out, with reactions spanning the spectrum, from approval to suspicion. Here are the major reactions and questions raised by figures from both sides of the aisle. Democrats ask: Is
Political historian predicts Trump will be impeached
Political historian Allan Lichtman of American University predicts Trump's impeachment in his first term.
Sen . Cory Booker asks Mindy Kaling out for dinner on Twitter; she says 'yes'
What have we here? Senator Cory Booker just asked Mindy Kaling out for dinner on Twitter, and she happily accepted. It all started when the New Jersey senator commented on Kaling's show, "The Mindy Project" in which the main character, Mindy Lahari, took a shot at the city of Newark, New Jersey, of
The Note: Trump Dodges Questions on Russia
Trump’s First 100 Days with SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 28 THE BIG STORY: Yesterday, as most days in this White House, was a day of contrasts. The president didn’t answer any questions about the biggest story: his campaign and associates having "repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence