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Trump set one woman free, but he's trying to put a lot more drug offenders away

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:53pm
President Donald Trump's grant of clemency Wednesday to Alice Marie Johnson, a first-time, nonviolent offender serving a life sentence on drug-related charges was hailed by Johnson's backers, including Kim Kardashian West, the reality TV star and wife of Kanye West, who has said some nice things about Trump recently.
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Trump and Japan's Abe meet

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:45pm
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Trump's top military adviser in Finland for quiet meeting with Russian counterpart

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:43pm
President Donald Trump's top military adviser is making an unannounced trip to Helsinki, Finland, for sensitive face to face discussions with his Russian counterpart.
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HGTV stars Chip and Joanna Gaines' company fined $40,000 by EPA

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:15pm
The Environmental Protection Agency is taking issue with the stars of a hit HGTV show after noticing issues with lead paint in some episodes.
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House Democratic, GOP campaign chiefs clash over using hacked materials in midterms

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:34am
The heads of the House Democratic and Republican campaign arms clashed Thursday over whether their candidates should use hacked emails and documents in midterm races this fall.
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Ivana Trump launching campaign to fight adult obesity

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:24am
President Donald Trump's first wife is launching a new campaign aimed at fighting adult obesity.
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Giuliani says he hasn't heard from WH about his remark that Kim 'begged' for summit

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:52am
Rudy Giuliani said the White House has not spoken to him about his comments that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "begged" for a summit between the US and North Korean leaders.
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Judge rules that challenge to family separation at border can proceed

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:23am
A federal judge in California ruled Wednesday that a challenge to separating parents seeking asylum from children at the border can proceed.
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Trump's lawyers want sealed filings in Cohen case

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:13am
Donald Trump's lawyers asked a New York judge to allow them to file challenges to an ongoing document review under seal in the latest court development stemming from the raid of Michael Cohen's property.
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House Republican suggests talk of removing Ryan after dismissing spying claim

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:00am
House Republicans are talking about removing Paul Ryan as speaker after he broke with President Donald Trump's allegation that the FBI was spying on his 2016 campaign, according to one Florida GOP congressman.
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PETA to sue USDA for animal welfare records

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:00am
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is preparing to sue the US Department of Agriculture and the Animal Health Inspection Service to obtain records of Animal Welfare Act enforcement actions, CNN has learned.
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Obamacare premiums set to soar in 2019

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 9:32am
Brace yourselves -- it looks like Obamacare premiums could jump by double digits again next year.
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Giuliani defends comments about Stormy Daniels' credibility

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:56am
President Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Thursday he stands by his recent comments that adult film actress Stormy Daniels has no credibility because of her profession.
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Trump says Coast Guard rescued people who 'went out in their boats to watch' Harvey

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:54am
President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that a main reason the US Coast Guard was so busy rescuing people during Hurricane Harvey was that people were watching the storm on boats.
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Alice Marie Johnson 'thankful' to Trump for commuting sentence

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:54am
Alice Marie Johnson, the woman whose sentence President Donald Trump commuted, said she is "just so thankful" to Trump.
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Wilbur Ross: US and China's ZTE have reached a deal

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:53am
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Papadopoulos' wife aks Trump to pardon him on CNN

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:41am
The wife of Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos, who pleaded guilty to lying about his Russian contacts, asked President Donald Trump to grant him a pardon in a CNN interview with Jake Tapper.
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The shallow optimism for Trump's summit with North Korea

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 8:26am
President Donald Trump's summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is poised to be the most popular action of his presidency so far, even though a new survey shows most Americans believe the eventual goal of any negotiations -- "complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization" -- will never happen.
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