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Trump considers dozens of new pardons

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 10:22am
The White House has assembled the paperwork to pardon dozens of people, two sources with knowledge of the developments tell CNN, signaling that President Donald Trump is poised to exert his constitutional power and intervene, in some instances, where he believes the Justice Department has overstepped.
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White House contractor arrested at checkpoint on attempted murder warrant

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 10:09am
A White House contractor wanted by police on an attempted first-degree murder charge was arrested as he came into work on Tuesday, law enforcement officials said.
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Conway suggests press aide who mocked McCain could find another job in administration

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:57am
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway left open the possibility that the press aide who mocked Sen. John McCain could potentially find another job in the Trump administration.
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Federal commission on school safety holds first public forum

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:42am
The Trump administration's federal commission on school safety, established after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, is holding its first public forum Wednesday at the Education Department.
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Early returns show voters back recall of judge who gave Stanford swimmer 6 months for sex assault

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:39am
Voters in a California county appeared to hand down a sentence of their own Tuesday to recall controversial Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, according to early results from about half of the ballots.
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American Muslims on Trump's iftar: Thanks, but no thanks

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:22am
A scene from the horror movie "Get Out." A moment of bloody betrayal -- the dreaded Red Wedding -- from HBO's "Game of Thrones." A medieval painting depicting a huge mouth devouring people as they eat.
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Ex-Obama aide: Trump repurposed '08 message for 2016 win

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 9:00am
Former Obama foreign policy adviser Ben Rhodes said it was "horrifying" for him to come to the realization that President Donald Trump ran on a similar message in 2016 as former President Barack Obama did in the 2008 campaign -- a message of change.
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Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney is running for New York attorney general

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 7:36am
Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney will run for New York attorney general, two sources familiar with the New York Democrat's decision told CNN.
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6 takeaways from the biggest primary night of 2018

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 7:27am
In California, Democrats are hopeful they've avoided the nightmare scenario of their candidates being locked out of winnable House races due to the state's unique primary system in which the top two candidates of any party advance.
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'Top-two' fears appear overblown and women dominate in Tuesday's primary elections

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 7:18am
The votes are still coming in from California and will for a while at least. We can still at least initially answer the three big questions I posed on Tuesday about California and the other seven states with primaries.
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Senate Republicans weigh trade fight with Trump as other options on tariffs fall flat

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 7:13am
Senate Republicans, for months fearful of -- and out right opposed to -- President Donald Trump's actions on tariffs, now have a bill to tie his hands.
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Bill Clinton: 'I was mad at me' over recent Lewinsky comments

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 6:37am
Former President Bill Clinton said his defensive comments about the #MeToo movement and his affair with then-White House intern Monica Lewinsky "wasn't my finest hour."
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New Mexico's Deb Haaland likely to be first Native American congresswoman

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 4:51am
Deb Haaland has won the primary for New Mexico's 1st Congressional District, CNN projects, putting her on track to become the first Native American woman in Congress.
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Former Sanders staffer falls short in House race as Dems back Hubbell to break GOP grip on Iowa

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:14am
Sen. Bernie Sanders went all in for his 2016 Iowa state director Pete d'Alessandro's congressional campaign.
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Key House races in California still undecided -- and may be for days

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:14am
Eight states are holding primary elections today, making it the biggest primary night of 2018 so far.
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Press aide who mocked McCain is out at the White House

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:08am
Kelly Sadler, the White House communications aide who made a imprudent comment about Republican Sen. John McCain's health last month, no longer works in the administration, three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.
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Alabama congresswoman who disavowed Trump in 2016 forced into runoff

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:42pm
The Alabama congresswoman who un-endorsed Donald Trump in 2016 when the "Access Hollywood" tape went public will face a runoff election, CNN projects.
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Error leaves 118,000 voters in California off rosters in Los Angeles County

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:28pm
A random printing error on the voter roster in Los Angeles County caused widespread confusion in the midst of voting in the California primary on Tuesday.
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DeVos: School safety commission won't focus on guns

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:09pm
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday that looking at the role of guns in school safety was not a focus of the federal school safety commission.
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