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News Brief: Justice Department Developments, National School Walkout, South Korea

Friday, April 20, 2018

Some of James Comey's memos detailing his meetings with President Trump have been released. Also, students are expected to walk out of classes to protest gun violence on Friday.

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Justice Department Turns Over 15 Pages Of Comey Memos To Congress

Thursday, April 19, 2018

A lot of the stories in the memos have been previously reported, but there is greater detail than seen before, and some new conversations.

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Federal Judge Blocks U.S. From Transferring Citizen Held In Iraq To Another Country

Thursday, April 19, 2018

U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutkan issued the preliminary injunction Thursday evening, minutes before an 8 p.m. deadline to stop the transfer of the man.

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Examining The Case Against Trump Attorney Michael Cohen

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The federal court case in New York involving President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen has received no shortage of attention. Presiding over it all is judge Kimba Wood, a veteran of the bench.

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Sean Hannity Is Also A Client Of Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen

Monday, April 16, 2018

President Trump's attorney Michael Cohen was in federal court Monday in New York City. A federal judge ordered Cohen's attorney to identify another client as part of a battle of seized evidence.

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News Brief: Comey's Book, Trump Talks TPP Again, Syria And Pompeo

Friday, April 13, 2018

James Comey's new book is making waves as it details some of the president's interactions with the former FBI director. Also, President Trump suggested re-entering the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Comey Book Blasts Trump

Friday, April 13, 2018

Former FBI Director James Comey has a new book out, in which he calls President Trump "unethical" and "untethered to truth." The White House is trying to discredit him.

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Does FBI Raid On Trump Lawyer Cohen Mean Attorney-Client Privilege Is 'Dead'?

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

President Trump complained that investigators have violated a fundamental part of the legal system, but there are exemptions to the well-known privilege between lawyers and clients.

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Trump Blasts FBI After His Attorney's Office Is Raided

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

President Trump has lashed out at federal investigators after agents raided his personal attorney's office. It was not immediately clear why investigators targeted Michael Cohen.

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Trump Blasts 'Total Witch Hunt' After FBI Raids His Longtime Attorney's Office

Monday, April 09, 2018

The president unloaded on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions hours after the FBI executed search warrants against Michael Cohen.

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Federal Prosecutor Takes On New Case As DOJ Point Person For Opioid Crisis

Monday, April 09, 2018

The scale of the opioid addiction problem is immense. It has become so widespread, touching so many in states across the country that the administration has begun calling it "the crisis next door."

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Sessions Says 'No' To Republican Requests For A Second Special Counsel

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Sessions said a special counsel is reserved for extraordinary circumstances, and argues that the GOP allegations do not rise to that level. Instead, Sessions has assigned the U.S. attorney for Utah.

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Justice Department's Internal Watchdog To Review Alleged Surveillance Abuses

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The decision comes after Republicans and Democrats on the House intelligence committee released dueling memos in February about surveillance of a onetime Trump campaign foreign policy adviser.

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Man Arrested In Connection With D.C.-Area Suspicious Packages, Authorities Say

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

The packages contained "potential destructive devices," the FBI said. A person taken into custody was set to appear in federal court on Tuesday.

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Senate Intelligence Committee Recommends More Security For Midterms, Not How To Fund It

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The Senate intelligence committee met Wednesday to review its recommendations about improving election security ahead of the 2018 midterms. Senators recommend more funding and IT support, but there is no consensus about how much or how to pay for it.

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President Trump Unveils Plan To Fight Opioid Crisis

Monday, March 19, 2018

An estimated 64,000 people died from drug overdoses in the United States in 2016 — the vast majority of those were from heroin or synthetic opioids. New Hampshire is one of the states hardest hit by the epidemic and on Monday President Trump unveiled his plan to fight the crisis.

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U.S. Imposes New Sanctions On Russia Over Election Interference, Cyberattacks

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The economic restrictions target people named in an indictment brought by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller.

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After Mishandling Parkland Shooter Tip, FBI Answers Questions From Congress

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The FBI says it received multiple tips about the alleged Florida school shooter but did not follow proper protocols and had to explain those failings to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.

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House Panel Draft Report Clears Trump Of Collusion With Russia

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee say they have found no evidence of collusion between Russia and Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. Democrats have a different perspective.

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GOP Members Of House Intel Panel Conclude There Was No Collusion With Russia

Monday, March 12, 2018

The House intelligence committee's majority Republicans cleared Donald Trump's campaign on Monday of coordinating with Russia's attack on the 2016 election in a finding that minority Democrats are expected to dispute as premature.

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