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Former Trump campaign aide praises Comey firing

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:45am
Carter Page, one of a handful of top former Donald Trump aides under sharp scrutiny by congressional Russia probes, praised the President's firing of FBI Director James Comey, saying Wednesday that he had been a victim of civil rights abuses and a "fake" Russia investigation.
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McConnell dismisses calls for special prosecutor on Russia

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:37am
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell threw cold water Wednesday on any calls for a new investigation by a special prosecutor, following President Donald Trump's decision to firing of FBI Director James Comey, saying "too much is at stake" to halt an investigation already in progress.
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'King Arthur' loses fight to revise Camelot saga

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:26am
Fidelity to the Camelot legend shouldn't be a prerequisite for "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword." Rudimentary logic, however, would be nice, in a numbing film seemingly determined to reshape the source into a poor man's "Lord of the Rings," proving that tinkering with such familiar origins can indeed be a double-edged sword.
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Porsha Williams breaks silence on 'RHOA' drama

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:16am
It doesn't appear that "Frik" and "Frak" will be back together anytime soon.
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Patti LuPone calls Madonna a 'movie killer'

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 9:52am
Patti LuPone was burning up with her Madonna critique Tuesday night.
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3 ways the Russia/Trump probe can proceed without Comey

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 9:24am
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President says former FBI director was 'not doing a good job'

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 9:02am
President Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey. We're covering the latest updates below.
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Cillizza: President Trump has some explaining to do

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:58am
12 hours after President Donald Trump's stunning firing of FBI Director James Comey, there are a whole lot more questions than answers.
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Lavrov: Was he fired? You're kidding

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:58am
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson welcomes Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov for a meeting in Washington.
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How front pages are playing the Comey news

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:43am
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Cuomo, Conway spar over Trump letter

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:42am
Counselor to President Trump, Kellyanne Conway, pushed back on the notion that the firing of FBI Director James Comey was due to an investigation into connections between the Trump campaign and Russia.
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'They will be thanking me,' Trump tweets on firing

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:21am
President Donald Trump defended his abrupt decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, saying on Wednesday his decision will be seen in a better light after the furious controversy dies down.
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Airline satisfaction up ... yes, really

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:00am
A passenger is dragged from his seat on a United Airlines flight.
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And the best airline is...

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 7:57am
Photos: Best North American airlines, according to JD Power study
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Venice bans cheap takeout joints

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 7:27am
Venetians are fed up with the subpar food being sold to tourists on their streets.
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Quickly catch up on the Comey firing

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 7:01am
The President has fired the FBI director. Here's everything you need to know about this Washington bombshell. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)
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America faces a new post-Comey reality

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:42am
America woke to a new, and potentially traumatic, political reality Wednesday.
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Senators show signs of support for more troops in Afghanistan

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:07am
Members of the Senate Armed Services committee are waiting to hear from President Donald Trump about how he and his military want to handle the situation in Afghanistan, but lawmakers appear open to the idea of sending additional forces to the region.
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Issa's 'Yes' vote makes him a target of Dems

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:03am
Rolling up in wheelchairs and walkers, hobbling with bandaged heads and neck braces, hundreds of people who live in Rep. Darrell Issa's district lined up outside his Vista, California, office.
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Senate GOP starts with missteps

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:00am
It wasn't long after the House finally passed its bill to repeal and replace Obamacare that senators were already vowing to do it their way.
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