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Sen. Angus King's Heated Exchange With Intelligence Officials

Sen. Angus King's Heated Exchange With Intelligence Officials

Martin Heinrich , D-N.M. HEINRICH: I'm asking you. "I've never felt pressure to intervene or interfere in any way and shape - with shaping intelligence in a political way, or in relationship". ...

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Donald Trump '100%' willing to testify under oath on James Comey

When asked if he would testify under oath with special counsel Robert Mueller , Trump confirmed he would. TRUMP: I would be glad to tell him exactly what I just told you. "We also were aw...

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Intel chiefs: Never felt pressured by Trump, but won't elaborate

Intel chiefs: Never felt pressured by Trump, but won't elaborate

Sen. Angus King of ME, an Independent who caucuses with Democrats, picked up on Heinrich's questions, demanding a "legal justification" for why Rogers and Coats were not answering questions. C...

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Pelosi Questions Trump's Mental Health, Then Shows Senility

Pelosi Questions Trump's Mental Health, Then Shows Senility

Trump has "abused power", she said, but the deeper legal implications are yet unclear. There's no evidence to support what you just said. "I bet you're missing him now", Joe Scarborough said of B...

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Minnesota Officer Who Shot Philando Castile: 'I Had No Other Choice'

Yanez said he followed Castile for two miles before he pulled Castile over in a fully marked squad vehicle. The officer said he was on alert for a pair of suspects in a convenience store robbery and t...

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Public opposes Trump's withdrawal from Paris deal by 2:1 margin

Bloomberg said that mayors, governors, and business leaders "from both political parties are signing onto a statement of support that we will submit to the United Nations - and together, we wil...

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Government seeks dismissal of suit over Trump's businesses

Government seeks dismissal of suit over Trump's businesses

It also said the relief sought by the plaintiffs is unconstitutional. "Neither the text nor the history of the Clauses shows that they were meant to reach benefits arising from a President's priva...

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Ossoff, Handel debate in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race

Ossoff, Handel debate in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race

She added that she instead wants "an economy that is robust with low taxes and regulation". So why did Handel's question make Ossoff go silent? The comment came in response to a question about r...

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Governor, House leaders deadlocked on budget

Republicans have sought to overturn Democratic former President Barack Obama's signature domestic healthcare law since it was enacted in 2010.Whatever the White House's efforts to push ahead with po...

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Burlington Mayor Discusses We Are Still In Climate Mayors' Effort

The ruler of the tiny city-state on the Mediterranean Sea told reporters Wednesday that if he met the USA leader he would also tell him to "look at the tremendous implications that go along with havin...

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Qatar must 'end support for terror' to stop Gulf tensions

Qatar must 'end support for terror' to stop Gulf tensions

On Monday, Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain , the Maldives, and Egypt broke off ties to Qatar, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. "The request for political protectio...

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US Open test includes the space between the ears

US Open test includes the space between the ears

Johnson, who shipped the U.S. Open trophy back to the USGA a couple of weeks ago, will try to become the first player since Curtis Strange in 1989 to successfully defend his title. 2. He was grouped...

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Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad

Trump . His denunciations during Comey's Senate testimony were delivered with the same force that made him an effective, if controversial, campaign surrogate and could foreshadow the political f...

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Maine Senators' Questions Yield Surprising Revelations From Comey

Maine Senators' Questions Yield Surprising Revelations From Comey

NSA Director Mike Rogers says he has not yet received an answer from the White House about whether the president meant to invoke the authority afforded to him to withhold certain communications from t...

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Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to downplay Russia probe

Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to downplay Russia probe

Michael Rogers , the National Security Agency director, and national intelligence director Dan Coats largely ducked questions from senators on Wednesday about whether the president had tried to i...

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Police link man in fatal grocery store shooting to Twitter account

Then, at approximately 12:50 am, Stair took the two shotguns from the duffle bag and began targeting his fellow employees, killing three. Mitchell said Stair shot up the supermarket, destroyed it ...

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Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

See? In Trump's view, that's "complete and total vindication". The fired FBI director explained that the president frequently asked for assurances that he and his colleagues were not under inves...

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Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

The top prize in Saturday's drawing would tie for the nation's 10th largest lottery prize. Lottery site USAMega.com estimates the federal tax withholding on the $273.1 million lump sum would be al...

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Trump Won The Popular Vote, He Tells Nancy Pelosi

Trump Won The Popular Vote, He Tells Nancy Pelosi

But I think we - if the Republicans in Congress would be more , shall we say, open to facts and the truth, we can learn a lot without the president coming here. Trump's lack of sleep has also anxious...

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The Trump White House won't say it has confidence in Jeff Sessions

The Trump White House won't say it has confidence in Jeff Sessions

Separately, Mr Sessions himself has offered to resign , reports said . Sessions actually offered to resign, even though his friends say he doesn't want to leave, but Trump has refused to accep...

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