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Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian foreign minister and ambassador

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President Trump revealed highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in a White House meeting last week, according to current and former U.S. officials, who said that ...

Trump's Fans Shrug Off Oval Office Leak

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Reports that Donald Trump divulged highly sensitive information to Russian officials—confirmed Monday by multiple news outlets and only glancingly denied by the White House—have left his most hardcore supporters deeply ...

CNN exclusive: Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI's Russia investigation

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Washington (CNN)Federal prosecutors have issued grand jury subpoenas to associates of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn seeking business records, as part of the ongoing probe of Russian meddling in ...

Behind Comey’s firing: An enraged Trump, fuming about Russia

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President Donald Trump weighed firing his FBI director for more than a week. When he finally pulled the trigger Tuesday afternoon, he didn't call James Comey. He sent his longtime ...

Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever

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On the Internet today you will find thousands, perhaps even millions, of people gloating about the death of elephantine Fox News founder Roger Ailes. The happy face emojis are getting ...

House majority leader to colleagues in 2016: ‘I think Putin pays’ Trump

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“There’s two people I think Putin pays: Rohrabacher and Trump,” McCarthy (R-Calif.) said, according to a recording of the June 15, 2016 exchange, which was listened to and verified by ...

At 3 a.m., NC Senate GOP strips education funding from Democrats’ districts

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N.C. Senate Republicans were visibly upset with Democrats for prolonging the budget debate with amendments during an after-midnight session Friday morning. As the clock approached 1 a.m., Senate Minority Leader ...

Donald Trump's visit to Israel: Live updates and analyses

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U.S. President Donald Trump's highly anticipated visit to Israel on Monday has both Israeli and U.S. officials wondering what he will bring to the table on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

Winners and Losers of the Recent Nuclear Holocaust

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The nation was recently rocked by retaliatory nuclear blasts that have turned much of America into a barren wasteland, decimating the population, triggering the rise of firestorms and supervolcanoes, and ...


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In any case, the memo is yours, and that has compromised your ability to oversee any investigations into Russian meddling. But after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from these ...

At a Besieged White House, Tempers Flare and Confusion Swirls

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Later, reporters could hear senior aides shouting from behind closed doors as they discussed a defense after Washington Post reporters informed them of an article they were writing that first ...

Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation

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“I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go,” Mr. Trump told Mr. Comey, according to the memo. “He is a good guy.