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Dec. 16, 2017

Nancy Pelosi: Trump putting US on dangerous path to “word and thought control”

The Trump administration this week prohibited the CDC from using certain words, including "transgender" and "science-based."

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Dec. 16, 2017

This week in Trump-Russia news: Robert Mueller is under attack

Some fear Trump will attempt to fire Mueller before Christmas.
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Dec. 16, 2017
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Dec. 16, 2017

Roy Moore suggests voter fraud affected Alabama race, says the “battle is not over”

He's also seeking donations for something called an "election integrity fund."
Dec. 15, 2017

While you weren’t looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t about taxes

Trump was blamed for a Christmas celebration cancellation in Christ's hometown and a Department of the Interior official is reprimanded for tweeting about climate change.
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Dec. 15, 2017

Trump and the Republicans are employing “mob lawyer” tactics to undermine Mueller probe

"The Mafia and their advocates engaged in the same tactics for decades."

Dec. 15, 2017

Donald Trump is directly profiting from being president, report finds

President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers have spent more than $1 million at Trump-branded properties for political and fundraising events during Trump’s first year in office.
Dec. 15, 2017

“Must watch” video shows Trump judicial nominee stumbling on basic legal questions

Matthew Petersen, one of President Donald Trump’s nominees to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, has never tried a case.
Dec. 15, 2017

Republicans’ greatest achievement in 2017 may be their quiet reshaping of federal courts

On Thursday, the Senate confirmed its 12th judge to the U.S. Court of Appeals — the most in any year since the system was created in 1891.
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Dec. 14, 2017

Does the US have a North Korea strategy? Tillerson and Trump can’t get their story straight.

Tillerson said Washington would talk to Pyongyang "without precondition." The White House says the opposite.
Dec. 14, 2017

Report: Donald Trump still doesn’t believe Russia meddled in the election

Trump still doesn’t believe U.S. intelligence that Russia interfered with the election — hindering the government from trying to prevent future Russian election meddling.

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Dec. 13, 2017

Doug Jones defeated Roy Moore, but the blow he dealt to Trumpism may be more important

Roy Moore wasn't the only loser Tuesday. Donald Trump and Steve Bannon also took one on the chin.
Dec. 13, 2017

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates. Here’s what that means for you.

The Federal Reserve just voted to hike interest rates. Here is how Wednesday's Fed decision affects job hunters, savers, borrowers and the economy.
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Dec. 13, 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein: There is no good cause to fire Robert Mueller

He also said that Mueller did the right thing when he removed an anti-Trump agent from his team.
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Dec. 13, 2017

Trump tweets that he knew Roy Moore couldn’t win, despite endorsing him: “I was right!”

Trump says he knew Moore would lose Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday.
Dec. 13, 2017

Doug Jones’ historic victory is more than a fluke — it’s a model for Southern progressives

Moore’s historically tumultuous campaign helped Jones win, but so did multiracial coalition of voters who aren’t going away.

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Dec. 13, 2017

Roy Moore won’t concede to Doug Jones in Alabama. What does that mean?

Here's what Alabama law says about Moore's plan to contest the special election.
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Dec. 13, 2017

Can Dennis Rodman build a bridge between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un?

The former basketball star is planning to organize a game between North Korea and Guam.
Dec. 13, 2017

Doug Jones pulls out a stunning win in Alabama

Democratic candidate Doug Jones pulled off a stunning victory in Alabama on Tuesday night, becoming the first Democrat to win a Senate race in the state in 25 years.
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Dec. 13, 2017

Colin Kaepernick visits inmates at New York’s Rikers Island prison

"It was amazing," the charity founder said.
Dec. 13, 2017

The many ways the fashion industry is actively resisting Donald Trump’s presidency

From trolling on Twitter and vowing legal action to donating funds, fashion has found a number of ways to resist the Trump administration.

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Dec. 12, 2017

Trump’s innuendo-laden “sexist smear” about Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sets off firestorm

Gillibrand called for Trump to resign over sexual assault allegations made against him. He fired back with sexual innuendo.
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Dec. 12, 2017

Trump tweets that he’s “never met” the women accusing him of sexual misconduct. That’s a lie.

The president says he's never met the women accusing him of sexual assault, despite being personally and professionally involved with many of them.
Dec. 12, 2017

What Alabama’s Senate race could mean for the #MeToo movement

What Moore’s election could do to the #MeToo movement
Dec. 11, 2017

Women who’ve accused Trump of sexual assault demand bipartisan investigation

 Samantha Holvey, Jessica Leeds and Rachel Crooks held a news conference on Monday in New York to ask for the investigation.

Dec. 11, 2017

The GOP tax bill is historically unpopular, and the rush to pass it could create major problems

In their effort to give President Donald Trump a legislative victory in his first year in office, Republicans could create problematic loopholes in the tax code in the rush to pass the bill.
Dec. 11, 2017

The GOP is now the party of Roy Moore — whether they like it or not

With the vote for Alabama’s Senate seat on Tuesday, Republicans are scrambling to figure out what to do if Moore wins.
Dec. 10, 2017

Trump’s decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparks global outrage, violence

Trump's controversial Jerusalem decision is already resulting in protests and acts of terrorism and arson.
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Dec. 10, 2017

Nikki Haley says women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct “should be heard”

The U.N. ambassador said that "we should all be willing to listen" to Trump's accusers.