Genevieve Richter

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Upstairs at home, with the TV on, Trump fumes over Russia indictments

President Trump woke before dawn on Monday and burrowed in at the White House residence to wait for the Russia bombshell he knew was coming.<p>Separated from most of his West Wing staff — who fretted over why he was late getting to the Oval Office — Trump clicked on the television and spent the …

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Trump slams Russia investigation anew

In a slew of Sunday morning tweets, President Donald Trump expanded on his long-simmering disdain for the investigation into possible collusion between his campaign and Russia, once again slamming it as a "witch hunt" and trying to divert attention to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.<p>"... …

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California Republicans go gaga for Trump

The state's withered GOP base loves the president, even if he drags down their House incumbents.<p>ANAHEIM, Calif. — His former chief strategist pillories fellow Republicans they once loved. His dreadful poll numbers here might drag their House incumbents down next year.<p>But with little else to cheer …

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CBC women: John Kelly must apologize to Rep. Wilson

White House chief of Staff John Kelly must apologize to Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) for his "blatant lies," according to a statement released Sunday by 17 female members of the Congressional Black Caucus.<p>The statement from her fellow members continues the ongoing tit-for-tat between the Trump …

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Donald Trump just claimed he invented 'fake news'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump has a grandiose view of himself and his centrality to, well, everything.<p>He is the first mover. He comes up with things. Like the idea of putting the words "fake" and "news" together.<p>"The media is really, the word, one of the greatest of all terms I've come up with, is 'fake,'" …

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Traveling to the Florida Keys After Hurricane Irma? What You Need to Know

In the 10 days of its existence, Hurricane Irma plowed a path through the Caribbean and up the southeastern United States, leaving a trail of …

These before and after satellite photos show Irma's devastating destruction in Florida and Caribbean

On-the-ground footage of Hurricane Irma's destruction captivated those following the storm in and out of the affected areas.<p>Now, satellite images provided by DigitalGlobe show aerial before-and-after images of Irma's wrath in the Florida Keys and the Caribbean. The company releases the images to …

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Anxious residents begin returning to battered Florida Keys

<b>Key Largo, Florida (CNN) —</b> Heidi and Allan Neuzil grew frustrated Tuesday after waiting more than 14 hours for authorities to let them back in to the battered Florida Keys.<p>The parents of three boys were part of a large group of Keys residents awaiting permission to return to their homes and survey …

Rainfall

The Latest: 3 dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local):<p>8:45 p.m.<p>Three people are dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a Florida home following …

Rainfall

Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter facing blowback on Hurricane Irma comments

Hurricane Irma may have passed but the blowback on two conservative pundits' skepticism about the hurricanes' danger continues to swirl.<p>As Irma barreled into Florida over the weekend, columnist Ann Coulter and talk radio host Rush Limbaugh were making an unusual — some said dangerous — counterpoint …

Rainfall

Devastation in the US and British Virgin Islands after Hurricane Irma and How to Help

How to help the Caribbean islands hit hardest by Hurricane Irma:Other links to local relief in comments appreciated. Some sites were down that I …

Caribbean

Why ESPN and Robert Lee are right

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the testosterone-laced world of sports, sometimes your name means everything. Think not? I've seen men beaten by mobs just for having the gall to scream out "let's go Cowboys" at an Eagles game. Think of all the racial epithets we've heard, of how one football player, Colin Kaepernick, …

Rights & Freedoms

White House calls Johnny Depp's remark about assassination 'sad'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The White House responded Friday to actor Johnny Depp's comments alluding to assassinating President Donald Trump, calling his words 'sad.'<p>"President Trump has condemned violence in all forms, and it's sad that others like Johnny Depp have not followed his lead," deputy White …

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Hillary Clinton: GOP is 'death party' if health care bill passes

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton has a new name for the Republican Party if Congress manages to pass the Senate health care bill: "death party."<p>The Democratic presidential nominee's Twitter account shared a study Friday afternoon from a progressive think tank, the Center for American Progress, …

Health Care

Congressional Budget Office: Obamacare repeal could lead to 32 million fewer insured

In the first year after repeal, 18 million people would lose insurance and premiums in the non-group market would spike up to 25 percent, the report states.<p>A Republican bill to repeal huge parts of Obamacare would result in 32 million people losing health insurance and would double the price of …

Health Care

What does it look like when Obamacare explodes? This interactive graphic explains.

Obamacare’s insurance marketplaces are in a precarious position.<p>Aetna quit the Obamacare marketplaces last week, leaving Nebraska and Delaware.<p>In Iowa, a smaller plan called Medica has threatened to follow suit. If it quits, 94 of Iowa’s 99 counties would have no Obamacare plan at all.<p>Insurers …

Republicans Have All the Power and No Ideas

After winning control of government, the only plan the GOP has is to cut taxes for the rich and take healthcare from the poor.<p>Since 2008, the story of American politics has been the Republican Party's long, vicious struggle to regain power and cling onto it by whatever means necessary.<p>The Tea Party …

Why Trump didn't listen to all the people who told him to stay away from Michael Flynn

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Two days after Donald Trump won the presidency, he came to visit the man he would replace at the White House. And, in that meeting, Barack Obama warned Trump about bringing Michael Flynn into his administration due to concerns about the retired general's ties to Russia.<p>Trump did …

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Syria strike designed to intimidate North Korea, Chinese state newspaper says

Donald Trump’s decision to attack Syria had also been designed to intimidate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a Chinese newspaper has claimed, as G7 foreign ministers meet to discuss the fallout from last week’s missile incursion.<p>The state-run Global Times said a US strike against North Korea would …

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Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of March 27, 2017)

Many of the biggest news stories in the U.S. this week involved Russia—their involvement in the presidential election, the connection of Trump officials to Russian officials and the ongoing investigations into these matters on Capitol Hill. While the majority of Americans want an independent probe …

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The Anarchists vs. the Islamic State

On the front lines of Syria with the young American radicals fighting ISIS<p>On the morning of his first battle, Brace Belden was underdressed for the …

Middle East

"Trumpkins" Are The Most Terrifying Halloween Decorations

Cotton ball spider webs and peeled grape-eyeballs, begone! Because this year, the hottest new Halloween decoration is set to be the "Trumpkin," or a pumpkin carved in striking resemblance to none other than Donald Trump.<p>That's right, with little more than a carving knife, a bad wig and the biggest, …

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Investigators: No signal problems before New Jersey crash

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Here's what is known about the investigation into a commuter train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others Thursday in Hoboken, New Jersey.<p>THE INVESTIGATION<p>Federal investigators say there were no problems with signals at a New Jersey station where the …

Live from New York, it's a Trump-Clinton rematch - of sorts

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Veteran actor and frequent host Alec Baldwin returned to "Saturday Night Live" on Saturday, debuting his new gig playing a scowling, blustering Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for U.S. president.<p>The late night NBC comedy show, kicking off its 42nd season, opened with an …

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Step up your summer entertaining with pintxos — small bites from the Basque Country

Print<p>Basque cooks have small bites down to a fine art. And there is no better introduction to the food of northern Spain’s Basque Country than bar …

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Behind the scenes with Garry Marshall

Garry Marshall, a prolific director, producer and actor, died Tuesday, July 19, at the age of 81.

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