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U.S. Attorney in Manhattan launches criminal probe of Trump inaugural committee

The Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s office opened an investigation into whether President Trump’s 2017 inauguration committee misspent some of the $ 107 million sent in as donations, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. The probe is also [...]

Trump launches early blame game on markets and the economy

President Donald Trump on Tuesday attributed recent stock market declines to the Fed’s campaign of rate hikes as well as fear over the midterm outlook. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo White House The president looks to blame Democrats and [...]

Women’s March leader Sarsour launches racial attack against ‘white woman’ Susan Collins

Women’s March leader Linda Sarsour on Friday launched a racial attack against Sen. Susan Collins, saying the Maine Republican was guilty of espousing “white supremacy” with her decision to support the Supreme Court nomination of Judge [...]

Trump launches first broadside at Mueller after Manafort plea deal

“Highly conflicted Bob Mueller & the 17 Angry Democrats are using this Phony issue to hurt us in the Midterms. No Collusion!” President Donald Trump tweeted. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Donald Trump launches new attack on Sessions

President Trump on Saturday again berated Attorney General Jeff Sessions saying he “doesn’t understand what is happening” underneath him at the Justice Department. Mr. Trump said, as a result, special counsel Robert Mueller have ignored [...]

Israel Launches Broad Air Assault in Gaza Following Border Violence

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A Palestinian sniper killed an Israeli soldier along the border fence during a day of escalating hostilities. Israel responded with a fierce assault against Hamas military targets. Source: NYT > [...]

McCarthy launches stealth campaign for speaker

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is quietly lining up votes to succeed Paul Ryan as speaker, reaching out to key lawmakers across the Republican Conference and asking whether they will commit to back him as speaker next January, [...]
Playbook: Comey launches media blitz
Former FBI Director James Comey kicked offed the media tour for his new book, saying in an interview with ABC News that President Donald Trump was “morally unfit to be president.” [...]
GOP launches secret group to attack West Virginia coal baron
The Republican establishment has launched an emergency intervention in the West Virginia Senate primary aimed at stopping recently imprisoned coal baron Don Blankenship from winning the party’s nomination. Late last week, a newly-formed [...]
Philippines launches inquiry into formula milk firms targeting poor
Philippines launches inquiry into formula milk firms targeting poor Health department to investigate after Guardian exposed illegal marketing methods An investigation showed formula milk companies targeting those that can afford it least in [...]