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July 06, 2018 - 12:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen has added a close friend of Bill and Hillary Clinton to his legal team. Lanny Davis confirmed his hiring Thursday. He said in a statement that he and Cohen had talked "many times in the last two weeks" and...
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July 03, 2018 - 12:23 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A federal judge has ruled in favor of the ACLU and issued a preliminary injunction ordering ICE to stop what opponents claim is the arbitrary detention of legitimate asylum seekers. CBS News legal analyst Thane Rosenbaum says the detention policy is clearly intended as a deterrent:...
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AP
July 03, 2018 - 10:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person's race into account to encourage diversity in admissions, a U.S. official said Tuesday. The shift would give schools and universities the federal government's blessing to take...
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USA Today
July 02, 2018 - 12:05 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (CBS NEWS) -- The Maryland newspaper where five people were killed by a gunman last week said it received death threats and emails celebrating the shooting following the attack. The Capital Gazette said in a Sunday editorial that it would not forget being called "an enemy of the...
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AP
July 01, 2018 - 8:19 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on Mexico's elections 10:05 p.m. U.S. President Donald Trump is sending his congratulations to Mexico's Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on his apparent victory in Sunday's presidential election. In a tweet about the leftist populist candidate, Trump says: "I look very much...
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June 30, 2018 - 9:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on nationwide protests over Trump immigration policy (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Hundreds of protesters in downtown Dallas are calling for a clear plan to reunify families separated under President Donald Trump's policy of separating immigrant families. The protesters,...
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June 29, 2018 - 3:51 pm
(KNX 1070) -- President Trump got punk'd! Returning from a campaign rally in North Dakota on Wednesday, President Trump took a call aboard Air Force One from a person he thought was New Jersey Democratic Senator Robert Menendez. However, it was not Senator Menendez on the line, it was John Melendez...
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AP
June 29, 2018 - 2:59 pm
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Moving forward quickly on a key decision, President Donald Trump said Friday he plans to announce his choice to succeed retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on July 9. He added that two women are among his top candidates for the job. The president, who spoke aboard...
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June 27, 2018 - 5:05 pm
(KNX 1070/AP) -- In another topsy-turvy day in politics and the nation, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, 81, announced his retirement – giving President Trump the ability to move the court decidedly to the right with many implications. Depending on your political beliefs, this is either...
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June 27, 2018 - 1:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says it would be the "height of hypocrisy" for the Senate to vote on a new Supreme Court justice before the November midterm elections. Schumer noted that Senate Republicans in 2016 refused to...
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