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Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 01:35 PM EDT

Court Agrees to Take on US-Microsoft Dispute Over Emails

Court Agrees to Take on US-Microsoft Dispute Over Emails

The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 04:05 PM EDT

Trump Says He Understands Bannon's War on GOP Establishment

Trump Says He Understands Bannon's War on GOP Establishment

President Donald Trump said Monday he can "understand fully" why his "friend" and former chief White House strategist Steve Bannon has declared war on the Republican establishment. "I can understand where Steve...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:03 PM EDT

As Trump Deregulates, Chicken Lobby Would Speed Inspections

As Trump Deregulates, Chicken Lobby Would Speed Inspections

While President Donald Trump unravels many of the policies put in place during the Obama administration, the poultry industry has been lobbying hard to speed up poultry inspection lines, NBC News reported. The...

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 06:37 PM EDT

'I'm Intact,' Tillerson Says, Brushing Off Drama With Trump

'I'm Intact,' Tillerson Says, Brushing Off Drama With Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday ducked, danced and sidestepped the question of whether he truly called President Donald Trump a "moron," dismissing the brouhaha as the "petty stuff" of Washington....

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 10:19 AM EDT

Amb. Haley: US Wants to Stay in, Improve Iran Deal

Amb. Haley: US Wants to Stay in, Improve Iran Deal

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday said it's the administration's hope that America stays with the Iran nuclear deal if Congress takes action to keep it together, NBC News reported. “I...

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 09:22 AM EDT

Yellen Sounds Upbeat Note on Economy and Inflation Prospects

Yellen Sounds Upbeat Note on Economy and Inflation Prospects

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Sunday sketched a bright outlook for the U.S. economy and for inflation prospects in coming months, saying the impact of the recent hurricanes will likely slow economic...

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Trump and McConnell Say GOP Is 'Very Unified' After Meeting

Trump and McConnell Say GOP Is 'Very Unified' After Meeting

Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were...

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 04:15 AM EDT

Key Questions and Answers About Trump's Health Care Move

Key Questions and Answers About Trump's Health Care Move

President Donald Trump's move to stop paying a major "Obamacare" subsidy will raise costs for many consumers who buy their own health insurance, and make an already complicated system more challenging for...

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 05:11 PM EDT

Bannon on GOP Establishment: 'Nobody Can Run and Hide'

Bannon on GOP Establishment: 'Nobody Can Run and Hide'

Steve Bannon has a stark message to Republican incumbents he considers part of the establishment: "Nobody can run and hide." President Donald Trump's former chief strategist is promoting a field of potential...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 08:24 PM EDT

Twitter Turns Over 'Handles' of 201 Russia-Linked Accounts

Twitter Turns Over 'Handles' of 201 Russia-Linked Accounts

Twitter has handed over to Senate investigators the profile names, or "handles," of 201 accounts linked to Russian attempts at influencing the 2016 presidential election. The company has stepped up its...

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