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Democrats vow aggressive investigations into report that Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress

The chairmen of key House committees said they would look into the allegations, which the president’s attorney has flatly denied.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 7:41 pm

BuzzFeed’s Trump-Cohen bombshell dominated the morning news shows — except on ‘Fox & Friends’

The "unbelievable" story on the president's favorite morning news show? The migrant caravan lead the report on "Fox & Friends."

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 7:18 pm

BuzzFeed’s Trump-Cohen bombshell dominated the morning news shows — except on ‘Fox & Friends’

The "unbelievable" story on the president's favorite morning news show? The migrant caravan lead the report on "Fox & Friends."

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 7:18 pm

Pelosi abandons Afghanistan trip, accuses Trump of imperiling lawmakers with disclosure

The president ‘announcing this sensitive travel had significantly increased the danger to the delegation and to the troops, security, and other officials supporting the trip,’ a spokesman said Friday.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 6:33 pm

Trump meets with top North Korean official amid speculation of a second summit with Kim Jong Un

The high-stakes meeting at the White House comes as talks over nuclear disarmaments have bogged down.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 6:20 pm

AEI names Robert Doar as new president as conservative movement tries to find its way in Trump era

Former House speaker Paul D. Ryan had been floated by his allies as a possible candidate for the job. But Ryan declined those entreaties.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 6:16 pm

In feud with Pelosi, Trump yet again flouts security protocols

The speaker's office said Trump's letter revealed her congressional delegation's trip to Afghanistan, making it unsafe for her to travel.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 6:14 pm

In feud with Pelosi, Trump yet again flouts security protocols

The speaker's office said Trump's letter revealed her congressional delegation's trip to Afghanistan, making it unsafe for her to travel.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 6:14 pm

Democrats demand investigation after report that Trump ordered Michael Cohen to lie to Congress

Democratic leaders reacted with fury to a report from BuzzFeed News that President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie under oath about his business interests in Russia during the campaign.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 5:30 pm

Democrats demand investigation after report that Trump ordered Michael Cohen to lie to Congress

Democratic leaders reacted with fury to a report from BuzzFeed News that President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie under oath about his business interests in Russia during the campaign.

Posted: 18 January 2019 | 5:30 pm