Hope Hicks' struggle to persuade 'boss man' Trump

    Summary
    She built a national reputation as the elusive public relations force behind President Donald Trump's campaign and administration, but Hope Hicks couldn't save the President from himself on Air Force One in July of 2017.

    South Korean President Moon has a message for Kim Jong Un from Trump, sources say

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has a message from President Donald Trump to relay to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, South Korean diplomatic sources told CNN Friday.

    Mueller report leaves America at a crossroads over Trump

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    Robert Mueller has left America with a question its political leaders would prefer to avoid.

    Undermining, but protective: How Trump's staff's insolence may have saved him

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    The first years of President Donald Trump's tenure were marked by chaotic attempts among aides to thwart his efforts to curtail the special counsel's investigation, according to Robert Mueller's redacted report, an exercise that relied on subterfuge and deceit that does little to dispel the sense of disarray reigning at the White House.

    Read and search the full Mueller report

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    Huge increase in Public Spaces Protection Order fines

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    A lawyer fears some council wardens are "acting with incentives to issue as many fines as possible".

    Hillingdon Council defends fines for public nuisances

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    Hillingdon councillor David Simmonds "makes no apology" for the fines.

    Jarod Kirkman: Man jailed over threatening emails to MPs

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    Jarod Kirkman is sentenced to 42 weeks in jail after targeting seven MPs.

    Chinese journalist Kong Linlin faces arrest over 'Tory slap' claim

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    Chinese journalist Kong Linlin is accused of assaulting a delegate at the Conservative Conference.

    European parliament given surprise musical performance

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    An MEP performs on a harmonica for the last day of the current European Parliament.

    Mueller gives Democrats political ammunition but they are split on how to use it

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    (Advisory: Story includes language that might offend some readers)

    House panel chairman expected to issue subpoena for full Mueller report: source

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    U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler is expected to issue a subpoena on Friday for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full Russia investigation report and underlying evidence, a source familiar with the matter said.

    Supreme Court girds for fight over Trump census citizenship question

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    Sitting on a working-class commercial strip in the shadows of an above-ground rail line, a group called Make the Road New York's busy street-level offices are easy to miss. But its mission to support and advocate for immigrants is front and center.

    Barr releases Mueller's report - and feels the heat

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    Attorney General William Barr could have buried Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report deep in the recesses of the U.S. Justice Department and simply told the public that President Donald Trump would not face criminal prosecution.

    In divided America, Mueller report hardens the most strident

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    After months as volunteer activists demanding that President Donald Trump be impeached, Eileen and Michael O'Brien sat on their couch on Thursday, cracked open a laptop and began to read the 448-page special counsel report that liberals have dreamed would make impeachment a reality.

    ‘We Don’t Want Conversations to Stop’: Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners

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    We interviewed Ms. Giffords about the advocacy group she formed in Minnesota and how the political landscape has changed since she was shot in the head eight years ago.

    On Washington: Mueller Findings Kick Off a Political Tug of War That’s Only Just Beginning

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    Democrats appear to be gearing up, with Representative Jerrold Nadler of New York describing the report as a road map to holding the president accountable.

    How Barr’s Excerpts Compare to the Mueller Report’s Findings

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    Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his selections are coming under scrutiny.

    On Washington: Mueller Findings Kick Off a Political Tug of War That’s Only Just Beginning

    Summary
    Democrats appear to be gearing up, with Representative Jerrold Nadler of New York describing the report as a road map to holding the president accountable.

    Comparing Barr’s Excerpts With Mueller’s Report

    Summary
    Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his selections are coming under scrutiny.

    House Democrats’ Mueller report dilemma: To impeach or not?

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    If they look away, do they risk being the lawmaker who helped normalize this behavior for future presidents?

    Federal appeals board: Better defunct or with Trump appointees?

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    An appeals board for federal employees is defunct, allowed to wither without presidential appointees. But is that better than having board members who would be hostile to the federal workforce?

    Actually, the Mueller report showed that Russia *did* affect the vote

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    Trump praised WikiLeaks because he thought it helped him win votes — and Mueller showed that WikiLeaks got its information from Russia.

    House Democrats’ Mueller report dilemma: To impeach or not?

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    If they look away, do they risk being the lawmaker who helped normalize this behavior for future presidents?

    Power Up: Mueller's report shatters White House alternative universe

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    See Sarah Sanders's 'slip of the tongue' on Comey.

    Mueller report ignites new Dem battle over impeachment

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    Just a month after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unequivocally stated her opposition to impeachment proceedings against President Trump, the Robert Mueller report has reignited the debate inside her caucus.

    George Papadopoulos 'shocked' Mueller report told truth that he was 'illicitly targeted' over Israel ties

    Summary
    Former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos told “Fox and Friends” Friday morning that he was “shocked” Robert Mueller accurately described why he was “illicitly targeted” and reiterated the report’s findings that there was no collusion.

    Krugman defends Bernie Sanders' wealth, says he displays 'civic virtue'

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    New York Times opinion contributor Paul Krugman who once called Sen. Bernie Sanders economic policies “destructive self-indulgence” is now praising the leading 2020 candidate for “civic virtue” because he’s advocating his policies despite the riches.

    Mueller's report reveals Russia investigation was tainted by 'Clinton dirt', Devin Nunes says

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    California Republican Devin Nunes told Fox News’ Sean Hannity on Thursday evening that the Robert Mueller report shows “Clinton dirt” compiled by former British spy tainted the Russia investigation.

    Why the Mueller report, for all its meticulous detail, fell flat

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    More popgun than big-time bomb.

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