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5 easy steps that explain just how out-of-bounds Donald Trump's FBI move really is

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's easy amid the absolute avalanche of news that the Trump White House creates on a daily basis to lose sight of the forest through the trees. And it's true that the media coverage of President Donald Trump at times makes everything seems like a Really Big Deal when, sometimes, it's just …

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SE Cupp slams Sarah Sanders: I'm sick of this - CNN Video

HLN's SE Cupp renewed her criticism of White House press secretary Sarah Sanders for the "weaponizing of identity politics" regarding CIA Director Gina Haspel.

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EPA blocks CNN and Associated Press journalists from attending Pruitt speech

The Environmental Protection Agency blocked reporters from several news outlets from a national summit on Tuesday where Scott Pruitt, the agency's chief, was speaking.<p>Journalists from CNN, the Associated Press and E&E News, a publication that covers energy and environment issues, were barred by the …

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Sarah Sanders Nukes The Press Over Reporting On Iran Deal

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders hit back at reports that the administration had no plan after the Iran nuclear deal was terminated.<p>Sanders …

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Pence: North Korea will end like Libya only if 'Kim Jong Un doesn't make a deal'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> US Vice President Mike Pence warned North Korea that it could end up like Libya if it fails to make a nuclear deal with Washington.<p>"There was some talk about the Libyan model last week, and you know, as the President made clear, this will only end like the Libyan model ended if …

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Web of informant contacts with Trump campaign expands, fueling GOP pressure on FBI

Revelations that an FBI informant was in contact with members of the Trump campaign during the 2016 presidential election have opened the door to a cascade of new details about those communications, emboldening Republican demands for a full accounting of how the Russia investigation began.<p>“If they …

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WH Brokers, But Will Not Attend, Meeting About Secret Russia Probe Documents

<b>Updated at 3:51 p.m. ET</b><p>Key congressional leaders are set to meet Thursday with federal law enforcement and intelligence bosses amid a slow-motion standoff over secret documents in the Russia investigation, the White House said on Tuesday.<p>Press secretary Sarah Sanders said that the White House had …

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Full Replay: White House Press Briefing With Sarah Sanders

Sarah Huckabee Sanders takes questions from the press just hours after President Trump met with South Korean President Moon Jae-In and expressed …

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Trump Reportedly Rejects Phone Security Measures As 'Too Inconvenient'

The president is said to use a cellphone that lacks top security features and ignores advice to regularly swap his Twitter phone.<p>President Donald Trump uses a cellphone not equipped with top security features and has rejected repeated attempts by his staff to harden his devices against hackers, …

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Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer says daily briefing is 'not worth it'

Sean Spicer's tenure as press secretary was known for some contentious and confrontational briefings with the White House press corps — a perception crystallized in popular culture by Melissa McCarthy's portrayal on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> — and now Trump's former communications director says it might …

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Justice Department expands 2016 probe into alleged Russia collusion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Monday agreed to expand its investigation into alleged Russia collusion in the 2016 election to include "any irregularities" involving FBI tactics on Trump's presidential campaign, a White House spokeswoman said.<p>The agreement came during a …

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Opinion | Rosenstein deflected Trump's attack on the DOJ. But how long can he resist? - The Washington Post

2:32<p>Opinion | Rosenstein deflected Trump's attack on the DOJ. But how long can he resist?<p>0:41<p>A peek inside Wynton Marsalis's composition book<p>3:02<p>Opinion | It doesn't look good on CNN, but Israel has to protect its citizens<p>1:24<p>And That's Why I'm Right | Royal wedding<p>2:35<p>Opinion | Palestinians want …

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It Looks Like Jared Kushner Is Going To Achieve Peace In The Middle East By Selling It

Under pressure from Trump, FBI and Justice agree to expanded Russia probe<p>The U.S. Justice Department on Monday agreed to expand its investigation …

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Sanders Fact Checks Reporter On NoKo Challenger Coin

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders fact checked ABC’s Jon Karl on Tuesday over the creation of a North Korea challenger coin.<p><b>WATCH:</b><p>After …

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Professor Claims Trump’s ‘Animals’ Quote Is Moving Americans Toward Genocide

A professor suggested Monday that President Donald Trump’s “animals” comment regarding MS-13 gang members puts America on track to ethnic cleansing. …

Conservative View

The View’s Sunny Hostin schools Meghan McCain on what women’s issues are — and why they matter

“The View” host Meghan McCain insisted there was no such thing as women’s issues in politics — but co-host Sunny Hostin tried to help her understand …

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WATCH LIVE: Sarah Sanders holds White House press briefing

More Washington Examiner<p>British Petroleum decided to end its involvement with projects in Iran Tuesday after the U.S. threatened to sanction …

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May 22, 2018: Hour 1

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders says the Justice Department will ask its inspector general to lead an internal investigation into "any …

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On Trump and DOJ, both liberals and conservatives are missing the point

In 2006, then President George W. Bush fired seven United States attorneys. The outrage was immediate. The New York Times wrote that U.S. Attorneys …

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Haspel Brings Two Young Girls Who Wrote Her Notes Of Encouragement Onstage For Her Swearing-In

New CIA Director Gina Haspel thanked two young girls who wrote her encouraging notes, saying their messages gave her motivation to push through the …

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EIB Prison Reform: Jerome Says This Show Changed His Life

posted by Rush Limbaugh -<p>3 hours ago<p>RUSH: Last Friday was a momentous day here at the EIB Network, and it was also interesting what was happening in …

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Happy Hour Roundup

* Anna Fifield reports that President Trump’s new national security adviser is already having an impact:<p>President Trump is blaming Kim Jong Un for changing the scope of their summit talks planned for next month and will doubtless air his frustrations when he meets with South Korean President Moon …

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Eye Witness Says AP Story About Reporter Being Roughed Up At EPA Event Is Overblown

An Environmental Protection Agency spokesman dismissed reports the agency barred CNN and The Associated Press from an event on contaminants in the …

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Freedom Caucus bruised but unbowed in GOP primary fights

The political arm of the conservative House Freedom Caucus has had a mixed record in the 2018 primaries.<p>The House Freedom Fund backed two successful …

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Brennan: Trump Harming Democracy by Calling for DOJ To Probe Obama Admin’s Campaign Spying

Former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan chastised GOP congressional leadership for allowing President Donald Trump to "harm" the …

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Overnight Defense: Pompeo lays out new Iran terms | Pentagon hints at more aggressive posture against Iran | House, Senate move on defense bill

<b>Happy Monday and welcome to</b> <b>Overnight Defense</b>. I'm Rebecca Kheel, and here's your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol …

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Senate GOP urges Trump administration to work closely with Congress on NAFTA

A majority of Senate Republicans are urging the Trump administration to work closely with lawmakers to ensure the North American Free Trade Agreement …

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Trump unleashes new political earthquake with FBI spy charge

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has wrenched the United States back to the brink of a constitutional showdown after a weekend of rage culminated in his demand for an investigation into claims that the Obama administration inserted a spy in his 2016 campaign.<p>Trump's power play injected …

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Sarah Sanders Rubs Haspel Confirmation In Democrats’ Faces

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders took aim at Democratic lawmakers for opposing CIA director Gina Haspel’s nomination.<p>Haspel …

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White House Ramps Up Its Heinous MS-13 Propaganda Campaign

The White House on Monday took its dehumanizing campaign to brand MS-13 gang members as “animals” to a new level.<p>A 480-word “article” published on …

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