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President Trump Blames Both Sides For Charlottesville Violence

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

President Trump on Tuesday defended his delayed response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va., this weekend and said that there was violence on both sides.

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'Racism Is Evil': Trump Denounces The KKK, Neo-Nazis And White Supremacists

Monday, August 14, 2017

On Monday President Trump called the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists "repugnant." On Saturday, he initially failed to specifically denounce the groups in the wake of the Charlottesville, Va., violence.

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Trump Receives Briefing On North Korea As Tensions Escalate

Thursday, August 10, 2017

As tensions with North Korea escalate, President Trump received a briefing from his security advisers. North Korea threatened this week to fire weapons into the water just off the U.S. territory of Guam.

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Morning News Brief: Signs Of Bipartisanship On Health Care, Corruption Vote In Brazil

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Lawmakers have showed interest of working across party linesies on improving health insurance markets. Also, Brazil's Congress votes on corruption charges against the president.

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Scaramucci Out As White House Communications Director

Monday, July 31, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci's departure comes just 10 days after being named for the position. The move comes just hours into John Kelly's tenure as chief of staff.

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White House Infighting Spills Into Public View

Friday, July 28, 2017

The White House grapples with a big legislative defeat on health care at the same time feuding among President Trump's senior staff escalates.

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Morning News Brief: Senate Debates Health Care, Manafort Subpoena Dropped

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Noam Levey of the LA Times has the latest on health care. Also, a Senate committee is dropping their subpoena for Paul Manafort to testify. And the U.K. is set to ban new diesel and gas cars in 2040.

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Sen. Chris Coons On Russia Investigation And Paul Manafort

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Steve Inskeep talks with Sen. Chris Coons about the latest on the Senate Judiciary Committee's investigation into Russian election influence and negotiations with Paul Manafort.

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Manafort Will Not Testify In Open Senate Judiciary Panel Hearing

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign chairman, reached a deal Tuesday with the Judiciary Committee to provide information to the panel. He will not testify in an open hearing.

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Kushner Insists He Did Not Collaborate With Russian Officials

Monday, July 24, 2017

Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and adviser, says he did not collude with the Russians to influence the election. He meets with the Senate Intelligence Committee to tell his story.

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Words You'll Hear: 'Collusion'

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Donald Trump Jr. and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed to meet privately with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee this week. Michel Martin talks to NPR Politics' Geoff Bennett.

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Eighth Person In Donald Trump Jr. Meeting Had Links To Money Laundering

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Another person in last year's meeting with Donald Trump Jr. has been identified as Irakly Kaveladze, a Russian-American employee of the company controlled by the Trumps' business friends, the Agalarov family. Records show he owns businesses near the Trump golf course in Los Angeles and may have been accused of money laundering.

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McConnell: Senate Will 'Defer' Vote On Republican Health Care Bill

Saturday, July 15, 2017

The Senate will postpone debate on the GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act until Sen. John McCain returns to Washington.

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Russian Lobbyist Also Attended Meeting With Donald Trump Jr.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Former Soviet counterintelligence officer Rinat Akhmetshin has confirmed to the Associated Press that he was the second Russian advocate in a meeting New York City last year with Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort. He has a long history as a lobbyist opposing U.S. sanctions against Russia.

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Committee Chair Requests Donald Trump Jr. Testify On Capitol Hill

Thursday, July 13, 2017

A letter is being sent to Donald Trump Jr. asking him to testify as early as next week before the Senate Judiciary Committee in an open session. The president's son has said he's willing to testify.

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Morning News Brief: Donald Trump Jr.'s Emails, Citizenship For Military Service

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Donald Trump Jr. said in an interview with Fox News that "in retrospect," he would have done things differently when meeting with a Russian lawyer last year.

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Donald Trump Jr. Says He 'Wanted To Hear It Out' In Russian Lawyer Meeting

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Donald Trump Jr. acknowledged in an interview with Fox News Tuesday that "in retrospect, I probably would have done things a little differently" when meeting last year with a Kremlin-linked attorney.

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Survey Examines How Americans View The U.S./Russia Relationship

Thursday, July 06, 2017

President Trump is expected to meet with Russian President Putin this week. A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll also touches on the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

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Morning News Brief: Trump In Poland, Final Battles For Mosul, Venezuela Violence

Thursday, July 06, 2017

President Trump is getting a warm welcome in Poland. Also, the last battles of Mosul are down to street fighting, and pro-government groups attacked lawmakers in Venezuela.

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Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election — To GOP's Glee

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Republicans were able to effectively tie House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to losing candidate Jon Ossoff in Georgia. It's a strategy they've used for years and don't plan to abandon anytime soon.

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