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Trump says he’s ‘proud’ to shut down government during fight with Pelosi and Schumer

poster=”http://v.politico.com/images/1155968404/201812/3970/1155968404_5978243965001_5978228446001-vs.jpg?pubId=1155968404″ true Congress The president battled with the Democratic leaders over his border wall in [...]

Tom Cotton says prison-reform bill shouldn’t allow early release for felons

A key Republican opponent of a prison-reform bill backed by President Trump said Tuesday that supporters of the measure should kill provisions allowing certain federal inmates out of prison before they complete their sentences. Sen. Tom Cotton, [...]

James Comey lied to Congress, Donald Trump says

President Trump on Sunday accused former FBI Director James Comey of lying to Congress during Mr. Comey’s closed-door appearance with lawmakers on Friday. “Leakin’ James Comey must have set a record for who lied the most to Congress in [...]

Michael Cohen conferred with Trump about Putin meeting during election, Mueller says

In a separate Friday filing from special counsel Robert Mueller, Michael Cohen was described as “credible” and having provided “useful” information to authorities. | Richard Drew/AP Photo Mueller Investigation But [...]

Cambodian premier says no to foreign military bases

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says his government will not allow any foreign military base on its territory following media reports that China has lobbied for a naval base in the Southeast Asian country. Asia [...]

North Carolina Republican leader says he’s open to a new election if fraud is proven in the 9th Cong

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – North Carolina Republican leader says he’s open to a new election if fraud is proven in the 9th Congressional District. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The [...]

Donald Trump says China sending ‘strong signals’ of trade cooperation

President Trump said Wednesday that China is confirming his announcement of a pause in its trade war with the U.S. “Very strong signals being sent by China once they returned home from their long trip, including stops, from Argentina,” [...]

Mueller says Flynn gave ‘substantial assistance’ to Russia probe, recommends little to no prison

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, participated in 19 interviews with the special counsel and other Justice Department prosecutors and aided in multiple probes, | Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images Share [...]

It’s Not Too Late to Scrap Brexit, E.U. Court Official Says

To critics, this means that Britain would be neither fully in the European Union nor out, and that it would have no say in making rules that it would be bound by, and no clear way to end the backstop. Mrs. May’s one advantage is that [...]

Israeli Software Helped Saudis Spy on Khashoggi, Lawsuit Says

LONDON — A Saudi dissident close to the murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has filed a lawsuit charging that an Israeli software company helped the royal court take over his smartphone and spy on his communications with Mr. Khashoggi. The [...]