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Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

Cuomo to GOP lawmaker: Your outrage is selective

CNN's Chris Cuomo spars with Republican Rep. Jim Jordan over the firing of former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe.

Mexico, EU Seem To Send A Message To Trump With…

Now Mexico can rely a little less on the U.S. for international trade.

President Trump Understates Scott Pruitt's…

President Donald Trump said EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's security costs are "somewhat" more expensive than his predecessors. They're a lot more.

Possible Texas special election could clash with court case

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says the governor can call a special election to replace a retiring congressman, even as the U.S. Supreme Court mulls whether his district was drawn to marginalize Hispanic voters

Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in…

Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime

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WH: No need for Cohen pardon ... at this point

White House legislative affairs director Marc Short tells CNN's Chris Cuomo there are no plans for President Trump's to pardon his personal lawyer Michael Cohen, saying there would be "quite an outcry" if he did.

A Senator Pushed This Statistic About The Wage…

Sen. Tina Smith tweeted that women earn 80 cents for every dollar a man makes for doing the same job. That's not true.

US Calls Out Russia For Chechen Violence In Human…

The annual U.S. report on human rights criticizes Russia for anti-LGBTQ violence in Chechnya.

Greitens' attorneys want to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors

Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens say they will seek to disqualify prosecutors in the St. Louis circuit attorney's office from a second felony case involving the governor

AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back…

Americans overwhelmingly think that teachers aren't paid enough, and half said they'd even support higher taxes to get them raises

Maggie Haberman responds after Trump attack

New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman responds to President Trump's twitter attack following an article Haberman wrote about the President's relationship with his personal lawyer Michael Cohen.

Democratic Party Files Conspiracy Suit Against…

The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit against Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks, alleging they worked together to meddle in the 2016 election.

First lady chooses lamb and opera for Macron state dinner

Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France.

Can Secret JFK Files Shed Light on a 1971 Suicide?

A long-dead diplomat's family is urging President Trump to release still-secret files on John F. Kennedy's assassination ahead of the Thursday deadline Trump set to do so , in hopes it changes the story of their father's suicide. After 18 years with the State Department, Charles Thomas saw it all come...

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Several generations of presidents in one photo

First lady Melania Trump and several generations of presidents pay tribute to the late Barbara Bush at her funeral.

Iowa governor claims no evidence or records in ally's firing

The office of Gov. Kim Reynolds says it has no records explaining why she fired a longtime political ally almost immediately after learning of workplace sexual harassment allegations against him

The Latest: Trump slams Dems for objecting to…

President Donald Trump is attacking Democrats as he seeks Senate confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of State.

Fox News and Trump's parallels on Russia probe

CNN's Brian Stelter takes a look at Fox News' coverage of the Russia probe and similarities in Trump's speech on the investigation.

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Travel ban case is justices' first dive into…

Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.

Corker struggles to praise GOP senate candidate

Outgoing Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) defends his praise of Democrat Phil Bredesen, who's running in the race to replace him. However, he said he still plans to support the Republican nominee.

Ivana: Trump Doesn't Need to Run for Re-Election

Ivana Trump says President Trump should do something with presidential terms that he didn't do with wives: stick with just one. In a wide-ranging interview with Page Six , the president's first wife says she doesn't think "it's necessary" for her ex-husband to run for re-election in 2020 and he should...

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Avenatti: Michael Cohen is not very bright

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer representing Stormy Daniels, tells CNN's Brian Stelter he believes Michael Cohen would have the most damaging information on President Trump.

Bloomberg: I'll Pay for US Share of Paris Climate…

President Trump says he wants to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord—but another billionaire says he is going to pay some of what the US would have contributed to the pact anyway. Michael Bloomberg, who promised last year that cities, states, and businesses are "going to...