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Ivanka Trump back in the spotlight for workforce development week

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 1:59pm
After maintaining a relatively low profile over the last month, Ivanka Trump is stepping back in the spotlight forcefully next week for a White House focus on workforce development.
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The demand, the leak and Michael Flynn: A timeline of the Trump-Comey saga

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 9:21am
Fired FBI director James Comey's explosive testimony sparked a swift response from the White House and President Donald Trump's legal team, who have actively disputed the several of the claims Comey made while under oath.
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Mueller staffing up Russia probe while Trump lawyer declares victory

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 9:09am
Special Counsel Robert Mueller has built a team of formidable legal minds who've worked on everything from Watergate to Enron
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Jeff Sessions had one hell of a bad week

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 8:33am
When stories about you offering to resign due to increasingly strained relations with your boss are the high point of your week, you know it's not been a good seven days.
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Republican fundraisers can stomach Trump -- if only he'd call

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 8:25am
Mitt Romney had barely disembarked from the Silver Lake Express lift when the glad-handing and ribbing began in earnest.
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Joe Biden encourages Mitt Romney to run for Senate

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 8:16am
Former Vice President Joe Biden is encouraging onetime rival Mitt Romney to return to public life and run for Senate.
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Trump's strain with Obama marks departure from presidential fraternity

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 8:10am
Nearly five months ago, President Donald Trump bid farewell to a grinning Barack Obama, waving as the military helicopter shuttling his predecessor into post-White House life got smaller and smaller.
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Trump to reveal new Cuba policy in speech next Friday

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 12:28am
President Donald Trump is expected to reveal his administration's new policy toward Cuba in a speech in Miami next Friday, according to two US officials.
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LGBT community prepares for a march -- and a fight

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 12:18am
Two years after the White House was adorned in rainbow colors to commemorate the Supreme Court's ruling legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, gay rights activists and lawmakers are preparing to march on Washington again, saying the current President threatens to erase those gains.
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Trump adds Poland stop during G20 trip

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 8:41pm
The White House announced that President Donald Trump will visit Poland during a trip to Europe next month for the G20 summit.
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#FBF: FDR's toga party at the White House

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 8:08pm
Believe it or not, there is a tasteful way to hold a toga party. President Franklin D. Roosevelt proved that with his 1934 Roman-themed birthday bash. Ahead of President Donald Trump's birthday on June 14, we're taking a #FlashbackFriday look at a very memorable presidential birthday from the past.
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Lawmakers push back on Trump's proposed $3M cut to Holocaust museum

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 8:05pm
Sixty-four members of Congress are asking the House Appropriations Committee to ignore a suggested $3 million cut to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum under President Donald Trump's budget.
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Trump, Romanian president disagree on whether they discussed visa waiver program

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 6:55pm
President Donald Trump appeared to directly contradict Romanian President Klaus Iohannis's response to a question on visa waivers at a press conference Friday in the Rose Garden.
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Nancy Pelosi: Donald Trump 'needs sleep'

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 5:28pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has some advice for President Donald Trump: Get some sleep.
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Pint-sized persistence: Elizabeth Warren action figure fights the patriarchy from your pocket

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 5:27pm
If you've ever wanted to carry around a pocket-sized, persistent senator wherever you go, now's your big -- or, well, little -- chance.
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House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 5:26pm
House and Senate investigators fired off a series of requests after former FBI Director James Comey's testimony, seeking memos of his private discussions with President Donald Trump and any records the White House kept of their discussion -- including audio recordings.
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F-35 fighters grounded over oxygen problems

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 5:03pm
An F-35 fighter wing has been temporarily grounded after five incidents where pilots suffered from oxygen deprivation problems, but the planes are expected to be flying again on Saturday, the Air Force said Friday.
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Trump: Qatar must stop funding terrorism

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 4:45pm
President Donald Trump called on Qatar to stop funding terrorism, claiming credit for and endorsing the decision of Gulf nations to ostracize their neighbor, even as US Cabinet officials said their blockade is hurting the campaign against ISIS.
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What's the matter with Kansas ... Republicans?

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 4:42pm
When then-Sen. Sam Brownback was elected governor of Kansas in 2010, he promised to turn the state into a fiscal conservative paradise. For residents of the Sunflower State, the intervening years have fallen well short of that dream. Brownback's struggles reached a climax earlier this week when the strongly Republican state legislature jettisoned the tax cuts that had been the centerpiece of his governing vision. I reached out to Bryan Lowry, a political reporter at the Kansas City Star, for answers. Our conversation, conducted via email and lightly edited for flow, is below.
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