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A look back at President Trump's tumultuous 17-day working vacation
President Donald Trump left his New Jersey golf club to head back to the White House on Sunday, ending a tumultuous 17-day working vacation. The president, along with first lady Melania Trump and their son, Barron, arrived via helicopter at the Morristown Airport in New Jersey on Sunday evening to
US court delays deportation of immigrant in Connecticut
A U.S. appeals court has delayed the deportation of an immigrant from Guatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and two young children
Lawmakers slam Trump for delay in denouncing hate groups by name
Following bipartisan criticism of his response to the unrest in Charlottesville, Virginia, the president publicly condemned white supremacists and other hate groups by name for the first time since violence broke out. “ Racism is evil,” Trump said on Monday. "Those who cause violence in its name
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before Wrights
An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored by state political officials
Inside the bad blood between Donald Trump and Richard Blumenthal
One of President Donald Trump 's recent Twitter targets has been Sen. Richard Blumenthal , D-Conn., with the president recently reviving a controversy involving Blumenthal's military service. The two men have a storied and complicated relationship that started well before Trump took office. Rival
Nikki Haley suggests President Trump tweeted about classified info
United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley refused to comment this morning on a report about North Korea, saying, "I can't talk about anything that's classified."
President Trump's Bedminster break and new tweet attacks
Trump is at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, where he will meet with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price for a briefing on the opioid crisis.
The Note: Trump's confidence belies dwindling base
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Cameras on (briefly) in Bedminster: President Trump participates in a briefing on the opioid crisis with Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price . Trump waited out the rain with tweets - 13 of them yesterday , fuming over media coverage and attacking Democratic
Trump suffers a dip in the polls
President Trump slams a senator and the New York Times as polls show his approval rating among Republicans slipping.
Sen. Blumenthal calls GOP Obamacare repeal attempts 'insanity'
It's a disservice to the American people at a time when they need better health care, not ideological posturing," said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.