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Trump, North Korea's Kim to hold second summit in late February

By David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic

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House Speaker Pelosi accuses Trump of endangering U.S. troops, lawmakers

By Susan Cornwell and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday accused President Donald Trump of putting American troops and civilians working in Afghanistan in

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Supreme Court silent on 'Dreamers' appeal, other big cases

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It is looking increasingly likely that the U.S. Supreme Court will not hear Trump administration appeals involving the "Dreamers" immigrants, transgender

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Trump tells anti-abortion marchers he will support them

By Katharine Jackson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump spoke in a prerecorded video to thousands of anti-abortion activists in Washington on Friday for the 46th March for Life, vowing

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Supreme Court scraps arguments on Trump census appeal

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday canceled arguments that had been scheduled for next month in an appeal by President Donald Trump's administration relating to

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Trump-Deutsche Bank links in sights of U.S. House investigators

By Mark Hosenball and Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats now in control of the U.S. House of Representatives are working out which House panels will take the lead in investigating

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Trump calls release of BuzzFeed report 'a sad day for journalism'; Giuliani urges DOJ pursuit of leakers

President Trump on Friday night slammed a BuzzFeed News report, which alleges the president has been implicated in a crime, saying its release marked a “very sad day for journalism” after Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team released a rare statement claiming the outlet got its facts wrong.

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Sen. Lindsey Graham flies to Turkey, meets with Erdogan to discuss US withdrawal from Syria

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday to discuss Syria as the United States prepares to withdraw its troops from the war-torn country.

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Cohen spotted with arm in sling, setting off speculation

The sight of Michael Cohen with one of his arms in a sling set off speculation Friday, the day after a BuzzFeed report said Cohen had told investigators that President Trump ordered him to lie to Congress about a Moscow real estate proposal.

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Donald Trump Jr. trolls BuzzFeed following Mueller team's report dispute: 'Hahahahaha'

Donald Trump Jr. had a lot to say on Twitter Friday night after Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office released a statement disputing a BuzzFeed News report that claimed the president directed Michael Cohen to lie about the timing of discussions over a proposed Trump Tower project in Moscow.

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BuzzFeed faces backlash over special counsel rebuke of bombshell Trump report

The news media world was rocked Friday night when the office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller disputed a bombshell report from BuzzFeed News that said President Trump had directed lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.

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George W. Bush delivers pizza to Secret Service detail working through shutdown

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Number of 2020 bids by women buoys gender equality advocates

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for gender equality are reckoning with what one called a "wonderful challenge" — four or more women running for president in 2020.

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Gillibrand, in Iowa, highlights family, children issues

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is meeting Iowa Democrats on her first foray into the early presidential testing ground, and defending her role in bringing down former Sen.

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Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Trump is facing investigations in Washington and New York.

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The Latest: Iranian TV journalist not accused of crime

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on an Iranian TV anchor detained in the U.S. (all times local): 3:05 p.m. According to partially unsealed federal court documents, a prominent American-born anchorwoman on Iranian state television who has been jailed in the U.S.

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The Latest: Democrats offer more money for border security

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Democrats are adding hundreds of millions of dollars to improve ports of entry from Mexico and hire more immigration judges to a batch of spending bills the House will consider next week.

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Mueller disputes accuracy of BuzzFeed report on Trump, Cohen

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to lie to Congress.

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After Damning Report, 3 Key Words Are in Circulation

BuzzFeed came out on Thursday night with a scoop about the Robert Mueller investigation that has most pundits in agreement on thing: It's very bad news for President Trump, if it's true . The latter point is a crucial one, given that the report is based on two anonymous law enforcement...

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Pelosi Responds to Cancellation of Trip

In his Thursday letter announcing he'd cancelled a military flight meant to carry Nancy Pelosi and other lawmakers to Brussels and Afghanistan, President Trump noted that the House Speaker was still free to fly commercial . But on Friday, Pelosi shot back that the White House made that impossible, too. "We...

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Democrats: This New Report on Trump One of the Worst Yet

Michael Cohen has admitted that he lied to Congress about Donald Trump's ambition to build a tower in Russia. But a new report from BuzzFeed adds a wrinkle that has bombshell implications if true. The report, based on two anonymous law enforcement sources, alleges that Trump, as president, ordered Cohen...

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Trump Canceled Flight as Pelosi Was Due to Depart

President Trump's extraordinary cancellation of Nancy Pelosi's trip overseas with a congressional delegation happened in dramatic fashion, sources say. Insiders tell Fox that Trump denied use of the military aircraft minutes before the delegation was set to depart the Capitol for Brussels and Afghanistan to meet with NATO leaders and...

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Trump Cancels Pelosi's Trip Abroad

President Trump, it appears, is working on a new travel ban —and this one is aimed at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. On Thursday, the President sent Pelosi a letter saying that he was cancelling a congressional delegation’s trip abroad so Pelosi can stay in Washington DC and continue to talk...

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Giuliani Clarifies His Surprising Comments on Collusion

Rudy Giuliani sought to walk back comments he made in a TV interview that left the impression some of President Trump's top campaign aides might be guilty of colluding with the Russians. "I can understand the confusion," said Giuliani, per the New York Daily News , but he now says he...

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