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Judge orders Keystone XL pipeline review in setback for Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in Montana on Wednesday ordered the U.S. State Department to do a full environmental review of a revised route for the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline, a move that could delay the project and prove a setback for the Trump administration.<p>For more than a decade, …

Oil & Gas Industry

Historian Makes Bold Prediction About President Trump

Fmr White Supremacist: Charlottesville protest leads went 'underground'<p>03:32<p>Fmr prosecutor on Trump lawyers: ‘They are not tethered to …

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The Trump-Russia Facts Lead To Only One Reasonable Conclusion

This fact is incontrovertible: By word and deed, on the world stage Donald Trump has become an invaluable asset to Russia.<p>The question is whether America’s president is also a Russian asset — specifically, whether Trump’s bewildering affinity for President Vladimir Putin is simply a matter of ego …

Pentagon punishes reporters over tough coverage

Coupled with eroding access to top Defense Department officials, Pentagon reporters say it's becoming increasingly difficult to provide critical information to Americans.<p>The Pentagon’s top spokesperson was ostensibly seeking to make peace with the media when she headed down to the building’s press …

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The 9 Best Alaska Tours to Book in 2018

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Little-Known Justice Dept. Official Makes Trump’s Security Clearance List

WASHINGTON — When the White House announced on Wednesday that President Trump was revoking or reviewing the security clearances of former officials who have emerged as some of his chief political antagonists, the list also included a little-known career Justice Department official, Bruce Ohr.<p>Mr. …

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Jason Kessler’s anti-Jewish screed was interrupted by his father: ‘Hey, you get out of my room’

Jason Kessler, the organizer of the “Unite the Right 2″ rally that fizzled out Sunday in Washington, was discussing Israel, Orthodox Judaism and “sex slavery” on a recent live stream with fellow white nationalist Patrick Little when he was interrupted by a counterprotest of sorts.<p>A counterprotest …

Rights & Freedoms

10 of the world's most magical autumn escapes

Paul Bloomfield picks the best places to see autumn’s changing colours, from northern Finland to South Korea.<p>1. Get active in Japan<p>While spring sparks hanami cherry blossom-viewing parties, in October and November it’s koyo (or momiji – blazing foliage) that draws the crowds on Honshu, Japan’s …

National Parks

She works for Trump. He can’t stand him. This is life with Kellyanne and George Conway.

Kellyanne Conway is in her living room, showing me an enormous painting of Audrey Hepburn wearing a peacock on her head, but her husband, George, really wants us to come into his office and look at a photograph of the moment everything changed.<p>It’s a picture he took on election night 2016: Donald …

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Mueller adds new piece to plot with new Manafort Gates indictment

Manafort trial exposes corrupt workings of Trump transition<p>26:08<p>Kobach's GOP opponent surrenders (to the delight of Democrats)<p>02:07<p>Gates may have …

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What I Learned About Trump's '90s "Ghetto Pass" — And His Bigotry — While Chasing The Trump Tape

Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty Images<p>“No hit it hard. You want the tape. Massive scoop.”<p>It was Oct. 14, 2016. The email was in my inbox from Ben …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Is it illegal for the media to publish Donald Trump’s leaked tax return?

Politics<p>Closing arguments underway in Paul Manafort trial<p>00:23<p>Vermont’s Christine Hallquist makes history as first transgender nominee for governor<p>00:28<p>Sarah Huckabee Sanders: ‘I can’t guarantee’ Trump never said N-word on tape<p>02:56<p>FBI agent Peter Strzok fired from agency over anti-Trump tweets<p>00:34<p>…

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Manafort case goes to jury after dramatic closing arguments

Prosecutors portrayed Paul Manafort as a liar who committed bank fraud, quietly amassed $60 million in overseas bank accounts and failed to pay …

Paul Manafort

Trump’s Speeches Feature Mystery Men the White House Won’t Name

One of the biggest supporters of President Donald Trump’s trade policies, according to the president, is the unnamed chief executive officer of a …

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Republicans Don’t Just Want to Win—They Want to Rig the Game

This is the party they have been becoming since the Brooks Brothers riot, and in Trump they have found their leader.<p>Some friends and I were musing in …

Government

Trump blurts out another Lester Holt moment

It really was the Russia investigation all along.<p>In an interview with the Wall Street Journal posted late Wednesday, President Trump once again gave away the ballgame when it comes to his efforts to impact the probe and tear down its leaders (both current and former). He confessed that his true …

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ManMade Recommended: This is, Hands Down, the Best Dust Mask for Woodworking

Hopefully, you're already a committed safety glass wearer. Grabbing a pair for even the simplest drilling/driving task is good practice, and a part …

Woodworking

Omarosa Book: Donald Trump Thought Jared Kushner Was Gay When Kushner First Dated Ivanka Trump

Omarosa Manigault Newman released her much-anticipated memoir of her time in the Trump White House on Wednesday, and it contains numerous eye-opening …

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What Donald Trump said about being black in 1989

The Last Word<p>What Donald Trump said about being black in 1989<p>06:57<p>Steve Schmidt: Trump's actions against Brennan are an "abuse of power"<p>14:51<p>Brennan: …

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Hundreds Of Newspapers Denounce Trump's Attacks On Media In Coordinated Editorials

<b>Updated at 10:04 a.m. ET</b><p>More than 300 news publications across the country are joining together to defend the role of a free press and denounce President Trump's ongoing attacks on the news media in coordinated editorials publishing Thursday, according to a tally by The Boston Globe.<p>The project was …

Journalism

Trump Signs Defense Bill, Says He’ll Ignore Many Limits Set by Congress

Trump signs the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act at Fort Drum, New York, on August 13, 2018.<p>When President Donald Trump signed the …

Armed Forces

The Trump Administration Is Seeking To Restart Thousands Of Closed Deportation Cases

The Trump administration has requested the restarting of thousands of deportation cases that immigration judges previously had suspended, according …

Immigration

'If they take the House, he wins big': Trump loyalists see upside in impeachment

Why some Trump allies think his path to reelection runs through an effort to kick him out of the Oval Office.<p>There’s a new way of demonstrating loyalty to Donald Trump and his Republican Party: Claiming that the president could not only survive an impeachment effort, but that it would guarantee his …

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Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Jurors began their deliberations Thursday in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who prosecutors say earned $60 million advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, hid much of it from the IRS and then lied to banks to get loans when the money dried …

Paul Manafort

Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan — a leading critic of the president

President Trump on Wednesday followed through on threats to strip the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan, igniting a firestorm of criticism that the president was recklessly attempting to distract from his own political problems and silence high-profile critics.<p>Press secretary …

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Stunner from Court TV founder: Giuliani is admitting Trump’s guilt

Ari Melber<p>Watergate lawyer: GOP may need a 'smoking gun' to abandon Trump<p>07:35<p>Mueller prosecutors: Paul Manafort is a lying criminal<p>11:43<p>National …

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What they're saying: Politicians fire back after Trump revokes Brennan's clearance

President Trump has revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan citing "erratic conduct and behavior" following criticism of …

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Brian Kilmeade Says Omarosa ‘Outsmarted’ Trump

Though Fox News has been seen as an ally of the Trump Administration, a Fox and Friends host has now called President Trump out for his actions …

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Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 15) - Vukmir, Johnson, Steil

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.<p>The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy.<p>@realDonaldTrump :<p>- Great Republican election results last night. …

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Watergate lawyer: GOP may need a 'smoking gun' to abandon Trump

Rep. Swalwell: Trump firing Sessions would lead to impeachment<p>08:18<p>Watergate Prosecutor: Paul Manafort case is 'a slam dunk'<p>15:07<p>Roger Stone threats …

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