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Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 07:07 AM EST

Brzezinski Apologizes for 'Crass and Offensive' Remark

Brzezinski Apologizes for 'Crass and Offensive' Remark

"Morning Joe" co-host Mika Brzezinski apologized on Friday for using what she called "crass and offensive" language to describe Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, NBC News reported. "Please allow me to say this...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 11:33 AM EST

Cohen: Trump Knew Hush-Money Payments Were Wrong

Cohen: Trump Knew Hush-Money Payments Were Wrong

President Donald Trump directed former lawyer Michael Cohen to make hush-money payments to two women during the presidential campaign despite knowing it was wrong, Cohen said in his first interview to air after...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 08:10 PM EST

Trump Chooses Mulvaney to Be Acting Chief of Staff

Trump Chooses Mulvaney to Be Acting Chief of Staff

President Donald Trump on Friday picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief of staff, ending a chaotic search in which several top contenders took themselves out of the running for the...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 05:22 AM EST

EU Leaders Vow to Press on With ‘No-Deal’ Brexit Plans

EU Leaders Vow to Press on With ‘No-Deal’ Brexit Plans

European Union leaders expressed deep doubts Friday that British Prime Minister Theresa May can live up to her side of their Brexit agreement and they vowed to step up preparations for a potentially-catastrophic...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 02:37 AM EST

Trump Inaugural Committee Under Investigation: Report

Trump Inaugural Committee Under Investigation: Report

President Donald Trump's inaugural committee is under criminal investigation by federal prosecutors in Manhattan for pay to play and misspending some of the $107 million it raised from donations, The Wall Street...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 02:05 AM EST

Canada Caught Between 2 Powers, Feeling Alone in the World

Canada Caught Between 2 Powers, Feeling Alone in the World

First U.S. President Donald Trump attacked Canada on trade. Then Saudi Arabia punished it for speaking up for human rights. Now China has the country in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 01:20 AM EST

As Sentencing Looms, Flynn Is Upbeat, Has Adoring Fans

As Sentencing Looms, Flynn Is Upbeat, Has Adoring Fans

Days away from being sentenced in the Russia probe, former national security adviser Michael Flynn is not exactly hiding his face in shame. People close to him tell The Associated Press that as the possibility...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 09:46 PM EST

Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims Flynn Didn't Lie to FBI

Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims Flynn Didn't Lie to FBI

President Donald Trump is skimming over the facts when it comes to former national security adviser Michael Flynn's guilty plea for lying in the Russia investigation. In remarks Thursday at a meeting with...

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 06:57 PM EST

Court: Trump Can't Let Companies Deny Birth Control Coverage

Court: Trump Can't Let Companies Deny Birth Control Coverage

A divided U.S. appeals court Thursday blocked rules by the Trump administration that allowed more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. The ruling, however, may be short lived...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 05:13 AM EST

GOP Wins FL Election as Young Cuban-Americans Vote Democrat

GOP Wins FL Election as Young Cuban-Americans Vote Democrat

Cuban voters make up roughly 6 percent of the total Florida vote. According to an analysis of election results in heavily Cuban neighborhoods, in 2016, the Cuban vote broke 57 percent for Trump and 40 percent...

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