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Judge broadens gag order against Roger Stone after Instagram post

Roger Stone, former campaign adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, leaves a U.S. district courthouse after a hearing on Thursday in Washington. | Alex Wong/Getty Images mueller investigation The longtime Trump associate was trying [...]

Federal judge says Roger Stone could be jailed after Instagram post

“Please inform the Court that the photograph and comment today was improper and should not have been posted,” Roger Stone wrote in Monday night’s court filing. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The [...]

America’s U.N. Ambassador Post Is Empty. Is That a Problem?

When Heather Nauert, the State Department spokeswoman and former “Fox & Friends” host, withdrew from consideration for United Nations ambassador, President Trump averted a potentially difficult Senate confirmation struggle over [...]

Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration for U.N. post

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert has withdrawn herself from consideration to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, the department said Saturday. President Trump announced his intention in December to nominate Ms. Nauert, [...]

With Trump’s nominee in limbo, envoy post in UAE stays empty

WASHINGTON (AP) – When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Friday, no U.S. ambassador was there to welcome him. The post has been vacant for nine months. The Republican donor President Donald Trump chose [...]

James Comey rips GOP over Mitt Romney Washington Post op-ed criticism

James Comey slammed Republicans on Wednesday for criticizing their party’s incoming freshman senator from Utah over his op-ed attacking the president. The fired FBI director’s defense of Sen.-elect Mitt Romney comes after the failed 2012 [...]

Washington Post Fact Checker: No ‘wall’ around Obamas’ home, just ‘security fencing’

Former President Barack Obama’s mansion in a wealthy area of Northwest Washington has security fencing, a guard booth and patrols at the end of the street. But the Washington Post Fact Checker noted that it doesn’t have a “ten foot wall.” President [...]

The campaign to confirm a diplomatic novice to America’s top U.N. post

U.N. ambassador nominee Heather Nauert has no diplomatic experience aside from her year and a half as State Department spokesperson. | MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images foreign policy Less than two years ago, Heather Nauert was conducting [...]

Chris Christie meets with Trump about chief of staff post: Report

President Trump met with former Republican presidential-primary rival Chris Christie to consider him for the White House chief of staff position. Citing “a source familiar with the president’s thinking,” Axios reported that the meeting [...]

Trump picks State Department spokeswoman for top U.N. post

Heather Nauert’s apparent appointment came as something of a surprise, as people close to the situation had previously said the former Fox News anchor had fallen out of contention after emerging as an early favorite. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty [...]