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Donald Trump Jr.’s actions meet a standard for treason

There are 12 words on the record that make the treason case against Donald Trump Jr., and Trump's voters don't care<p>The maelstrom of chaos, apparent confusion, and political effluence that is emitted by Donald Trump’s White House on a near daily basis is overwhelming. Partly by design from Trump’s …

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Six months into America's nightmare, how likely is Trump's impeachment?

There are only so many possible fates for our president: an early departure, defeat in his re-election bid or a second term. Which will it be?<p>Donald Trump Jr is apparently feeling “miserable” and wants “these four years to be over”, according to People magazine. We feel your pain, Don, we really …

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Impeachment Odds: Donald Trump Presidency On Brink Of Disaster, Might Resign First Before He Gets Impeached

Six months into the office and Donald Trump’s presidency has faced controversy after controversy. His approval rating in the six-month mark is lower …

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Exclusive: Mueller asks WH staff to preserve all documents relating to June 2016 meeting

<b>(CNN) —</b> Special counsel Robert Mueller has asked the White House to preserve all documents relating to the June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower that Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort had with a Russian lawyer and others, according to a source who has seen the letter.<p>Mueller sent a …

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Donald Trump 'Asks Legal Team If He Can Pardon Himself'

And his family.<p>Donald Trump’s lawyers are looking into the legalities of the President pardoning himself and his family in the event of the Russia probe finding anything incriminating.<p>According to the Washington Post, his legal team is also collecting a dossier of alleged conflicts of interests …

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Trump team’s attacks on Mueller rattle Washington

The president and his allies have ramped up their warnings against the special counsel in recent days.<p>The White House is rapidly ratcheting up its public threats against special counsel Robert Mueller and his team, raising concerns among Democrats and Republicans alike across Washington.<p>President …

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Are we heading toward a constitutional crisis?

<b>THE MORNING PLUM:</b><p>The Post and the New York Times are both reporting on what appears to be a serious escalation in the Trump team’s intentions to constrain the investigation of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, and The Post is also reporting that President Trump has privately been exploring the …

Opinion

Attorney in Trump Jr. meeting represented Russia's FSB

Russian court documents, obtained by Reuters, reveal that Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr. last June, had …

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The Law Won't Stop Donald Trump

But politics might.<p>WASHINGTON ― Democrats who hope that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election could bring an end to Donald Trump’s presidency may want to consult a constitutional scholar.<p>Congress could always impeach the president. But short …

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It’s 6 months into Trump’s presidency. He’s already asking about pardons for his aides.

And his family members and ... himself, according to a new report.<p>It’s only six months into Donald Trump’s presidency — and he’s already looking into his powers to pardon his top aides and family members for unspecified crimes, according to a report from the Washington Post published Thursday night.<p>…

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Inside Donald Trump Jr.'s Rustic Paradise — Where the Embattled First Son 'Never Wears His Hair Slicked Back'

<i>Donald Trump taught his children to fight dirty and win, no matter the cost.</i> <i>Subscribe now</i> <i>for a look at how the ruthless family culture has shaped Don</i> …

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Russian Lawyer Who Met With Donald Trump Jr. Represented Russian Intelligence Agency

(MOSCOW) — The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. during the 2016 campaign has represented a military unit operated by Russia's intelligence …

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Putin is not the master of control many think he is

<b>(CNN) —</b> The plot seems to thicken on a daily basis in Washington.<p>We've learned this week that a second -- previously undisclosed -- meeting took place between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in Germany this month.<p>We have also recently learned that in …

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Timeline: Donald Trump Jr.’s contradictory statements about the Russia meeting

The president’s son, son-in-law and former campaign manager are expected to testify July 26 before the Senate Judiciary Committee about foreign influence on the U.S. election — in particular, about their meeting with a Russian attorney with ties to the Kremlin who they believed would provide dirt …

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What was Russians' motive for meeting with Trump Jr.?

Was the real Russian goal the collection of <i>Kompromat</i> rather than finding partners for collusion when the meeting occurred with Trump campaign …

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All the president’s men line up against special prosecutor

<b>WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY</b><p><b>THE TAKE with ABC News’ Rick Klein</b><p>Call it a reshuffling, or a shakeup, or a simple expansion of the team. <b>Just don’t call</b> …

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Trump's deeply worrisome New York Times interview reveals a lawless president

President Donald Trump's extended, rambling new interview with the <i>New York Times</i> provides perhaps the clearest picture yet of his conviction that he …

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Trump Shuffles Legal Team: Kasowitz No Longer Leading Outside Counsel

WASHINGTON — After a shuffle of President Donald Trump's legal team, Marc Kasowitz is no longer leading the president’s group of private lawyers, a person involved in the matter has told NBC News.<p>Kasowitz had been retained by the president to deal with matters related to special counsel Robert …

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9 brutally hilarious cartoons on the Senate GOP's health-care faceplant

POPULAR VIDEOS<p>7 cartoons that hilariously skewer Chris Christie's beach day<p>7 brutally hilarious cartoons on the Democrats' disarray<p>7 brutally …

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Iowa Sen. Grassley Says He Will Press Witnesses to Appear at Senate Hearing

Next week’s hearing will largely focus on Russia meeting with Donald Trump Jr. and top campaign advisers<p>WASHINGTON—The top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee said he would issue subpoenas if witnesses refuse to appear at a Senate hearing next week that will largely focus on a June 2016 …

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Donald Trump's ties to Russia go back 30 years

Oren Dorell, USA TODAY<p>WASHINGTON — President Trump’s decades-long ties to Russia are back in the spotlight after his national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was forced to resign this week over his failure to disclose phone conversations with the Russian ambassador about U.S. sanctions imposed on …

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Judge Nap: Don Jr., Manafort & Kushner Should Say Nothing Under Oath Insider

Judge Andrew Napolitano said today that Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort and Jared Kushner should "say nothing" if they testify under oath before Congress.<p>Napolitano said all three must be careful to avoid incriminating themselves, since they're "in the crosshairs" of special counsel Robert …

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Axelrod: Trump's Putin meeting should set off alarm bells

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama was running behind.<p>In Moscow for bilateral talks with Russian President Dimitri Medvedev in the summer of 2009, Obama took a meeting with Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, widely understood to be the power behind the throne. Now, the meeting with Putin was going well …

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Why We Should Stop Expecting Trump to Be Honest

As scrutiny intensifies about the Trump administration’s possible ties to Russia, the obvious answer would be for the White House to disclose …

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Most Americans Think Trump Jr. Should Not Have Taken Meeting

Most Americans do not think Donald Trump Jr. should have taken a controversial election season meeting with a Russian lawyer, according to a new poll.<p>…

Elections

Here’s how Trump is slowly losing his insurance policy against impeachment

The once loyal conservative elites increasingly see him as a threat to their agenda. ...

Liberal POV

What will a 'cornered' Donald Trump do next in the Russia investigation?

Just a day after President Donald Trump warned the Justice Department investigating possible ties between the Trump 2016 presidential campaign and …

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Donald Trump isn't ending politics, as usual, because it's his actual defense: Opinion | NOLA.com

<i>"Most politicians would have gone to a meeting like the one Don jr attended in order to get info on an opponent. That's politics!" --President Donald</i> …

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Grassley to subpoena Trump Jr., Manafort if they don't agree to testify

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is ready to subpoena Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort if they do not agree to testify on …

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Lawyer Who Met Trump Jr. Had Spy Agency as Client

“The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. after his father won the Republican nomination for the 2016 U.S. presidential election counted Russia’s …

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