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Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 09:55 PM EDT

GOP Congressman Climbs 'Border' Wall, Doesn't Actually Make It to Mexico

GOP Congressman Climbs 'Border' Wall, Doesn't Actually Make It to Mexico

GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter is facing backlash for pretending to cross the U.S.-Mexico border, NBC News reports — something his Democratic opponent says would have violated the terms of the congressman's parole...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 08:11 PM EDT

Family Detention Space Goes Unused as Trump Warns of Crisis

Family Detention Space Goes Unused as Trump Warns of Crisis

President Donald Trump has warned that Central American families are staging an "invasion" at the U.S.-Mexico border. He has threatened to take migrants to Democratic strongholds to punish political opponents....

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 10:57 AM EDT

Fake News? Mueller Isn't Buying It

Fake News? Mueller Isn't Buying It

President Donald Trump and his team love to deride unfavorable stories as "fake news," but it's clear from Robert Mueller's report that the special counsel isn't buying it. While there are a few exceptions,...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 10:24 PM EDT

Dem Presidential Hopefuls Rally With Striking Supermarket Workers

Dem Presidential Hopefuls Rally With Striking Supermarket Workers

Democratic presidential hopefuls Pete Buttigieg and Sen. Amy Klobuchar both made appearances Friday at Stop & Shop stores in Massachusetts to express support for workers on the picket lines as a strike affecting...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 04:36 PM EDT

Warren Calls on Congress to Begin Impeachment Proceedings

Warren Calls on Congress to Begin Impeachment Proceedings

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts called on Congress Friday to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump based on the findings of special counsel Robert...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 02:54 PM EDT

Former Counsel May Have Saved Trump From Himself

Former Counsel May Have Saved Trump From Himself

Don McGahn was barely on speaking terms with President Donald Trump by the time he left the White House last fall. But special counsel Robert Mueller's report reveals the president may owe his former top lawyer...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 12:57 PM EDT

How Mueller Judged Obstruction Issues, Trump-Russia Contacts

How Mueller Judged Obstruction Issues, Trump-Russia Contacts

It was a punt that will be examined for years, if not decades. Special counsel Robert Mueller found he couldn't exonerate President Donald Trump of obstruction of justice, but he wouldn't recommend charging...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 05:14 PM EDT

Trump Laces Into Ex-Advisers Who Spoke With Mueller

Trump Laces Into Ex-Advisers Who Spoke With Mueller

President Donald Trump lashed out Friday at current and former aides who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, insisting the deeply unflattering picture they painted of him and the...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 10:35 AM EDT

Biden Expected to Launch Presidential Campaign Next Week

Biden Expected to Launch Presidential Campaign Next Week

Former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to join the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential race next week. The decision answers one of the most significant outstanding questions of the early presidential...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 10:32 AM EDT

Sarah Sanders Defends Evidence-Free Claim About FBI, Comey

Sarah Sanders Defends Evidence-Free Claim About FBI, Comey

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders on Friday repeated her claim that it was "a slip of the tongue" when she told reporters that "countless" FBI agents had told the White House that they had lost...

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