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Michael Cohen Prague story linking Donald Trump, Russia resurfaces

Hillary Clinton’s election-year opposition research team pushed the infamous Prague-Russia-Trump story before and after it first emerged in the 2016 dossier by Christopher Steele. Two years later, the Prague tale has risen again, this time [...]

Vermont top story of 2018: Gov. Scott signs gun restrictions

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) – The April signing by Republican Gov. Phil Scott of the state’s first significant gun restrictions has been chosen by members of The Associated Press as the top Vermont story of 2018. Scott’s push for gun restrictions [...]

AP FACT CHECK: Trump garbles Syria story, poverty record

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is garbling his story about what’s going on with the Islamic State group. Has it been defeated or is it still a fighting force? He had it both ways over the course of several days. In a tumultuous [...]

Florida school shooting voted top news story in AP survey

NEW YORK (AP) – The mass shooting at a Parkland, Florida, high school – which killed 17 students and staff, and sparked nationwide student-led marches for gun control – was the top news story of 2018, according to The Associated [...]

Hairclub for @ssholes, the Stephen Miller story

Home News Hairclub for @ssholes, the Stephen Miller story In today’s podcast, Stephen Miller appears on Meet the Press wearing a Chia pet on his head (and why it shows Miller is way more insecure than we realized), Trump is yet again talking [...]

Twist in Green Beret’s Extraordinary Story: Trump’s Intervention After Murder Charges

Now that Mr. Trump has weighed in, it is unclear how the Army will proceed, Defense Department officials said on Sunday. One official said the expectation was that the Army’s case would continue, but added that the president’s tweet put [...]

In Mexico’s border city, Haitians hailed as success story

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) – The Mexican border city of Tijuana welcomed thousands of Haitians to pursue a scaled-down American dream south of the border after the U.S. closed its doors on them more than two years ago. But it has not shown [...]

Donald Trump slams New York Times ‘phony story’ that he doubts Mike Pence loyalty

President Trump on Saturday knocked down a New York Times report that he was questioning the loyalty of Vice President Mike Pence. “He is 100 percent loyal,” said Mr. Trump, calling the report “a typical New York Times phony story.” He [...]

‘The government’s story keeps changing’: CNN seen as likely to prevail in White House fight

The White House’s changing explanations for why CNN‘s Jim Acosta lost his access could indicate to the judge that these explanations are covers for the true rationale. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Media The White House’s shifting [...]

Immigration crisis? The stats tell a different story

It’s true there were more border arrests in 2018 than in 2017, a development that prompted the president to level blistering criticism against Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen. But in 2017, border arrests had dropped to a historic [...]