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Trump touts 'biggest tax cuts ever'


President Donald Trump dismissed Democratic leaders' assertions that the Republican tax reform proposal will hurt the middle class as "their standard" line in an interview that aired on Fox News on Sunday.

5 ex-presidents attend hurricane relief concert; Trump appears in video message


Former US Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, George W. Bush and George H.W. Bush attend a concert to raise funds for hurricane relief efforts.

Loved ones say goodbye to US soldier killed in Niger


Loved ones bid their farewells Saturday at a private funeral for Army Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in Niger, whose death has been at the center of a public dispute this week between President Donald Trump and a…

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McConnell dismisses Trump attacks on him, GOP


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Sunday brushed off harsh criticism he has received in the past from President Donald Trump and said he trusts Trump as a negotiating partner.

McConnell: 'We're not' abandoning revenue-neutral tax reform


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stood by his previously stated goal of passing tax reform without reducing revenue just days after the Senate passed a budget to pave the way for tax cuts that could add an estimated 1.5 trillion to…


Trump on North Korea: 'We're prepared for anything'


President Donald Trump boasted that the US is "prepared for anything" when it comes to the North Korea nuclear crisis and emphasized the importance of China's role during an interview with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo broadcast…


Tom Steyer launches $10 million campaign to impeach Trump


Billionaire Tom Steyer is spending what an aide says is "well over $10 million" on a national TV ad campaign Friday calling for President Trump's impeachment


Graham to Trump: 'Go after Russia because they're coming after us'


South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham called on President Donald Trump to "go after" Russia due to the threat he said it poses to US elections.

Trump says he hasn't been asked to talk to Russia special counsel


President Donald Trump says he hasn't been asked to be interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller in relation to the probe into Russian interference in last year's election and allegations of collusion by Trump associates.

McConnell: Trump 'getting a lot more done than he's giving everybody credit for'


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday that President Donald Trump is "getting a lot more done" than his criticism of the slow-moving Senate would suggest.


Trump won't block release of JFK files


President Donald Trump said Saturday he intends to allow the release of classified government documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy "subject to the receipt of further information."

Why Trump's visit to Capitol Hill could get tense


President Trump faces huge personnel and policy decisions while visiting the Hill this week to push tax reform. His upcoming trip to Asia could be ... complicated. And will he push for a new Fed Chair to replace Janet Yellen?


Jimmy Carter wants to partner with Trump


President Donald Trump may have found an unlikely ally in the presidents' club.


Tom Hanks: 'If you're concerned ... read history'


Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks on Saturday night urged the importance of understanding and learning from history, especially for those troubled by the current state of affairs.


The week in politics


Take a look at the week in politics from October 15 to October 21.

Firm behind Trump dossier fights subpoena


Fusion GPS, the intelligence firm behind the controversial Trump dossier, asked a federal court on Friday to stop its bank from turning over financial records subpoenaed by the House intelligence committee.


A month of nightmares in Puerto Rico


I am writing this in the dark. The hotel doesn't have power, and one of the generators failed. I had to walk up 10 flights of stairs to get to my hotel room because the elevators don't work. The lights have been flickering all night.

Saturday, Oct 21

Bannon delivers blistering attack on former President George W. Bush


Steve Bannon delivered a blistering attack on former President George W. Bush during an address at the California GOP Convention Friday night, questioning his intelligence and whether the former President understood the speech that he…

Missing soldier found nearly a mile from Niger ambush


Sgt. La David Johnson was found nearly a mile away from the central scene of the ambush in Niger that killed four US soldiers -- including Johnson -- and wounded two others, four administration officials familiar with the early assessment…

Video shows Kelly made erroneous claim about Wilson


White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly on Thursday erroneously claimed that Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida, claimed credit for securing "$20 million" in federal funding to build a new FBI field office in Miami in 2015, according to a…

Question of 'why' plagues Vegas families


Athena Castilla struggles to concentrate, the words slipping from her sentences as she tries to describe her sister, Andrea.

Friday, Oct 20

Man robbed at 7-Eleven during seizure calls for kindness for suspect

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A man who was pickpocketed when he suffered a seizure at work is calling for kindness for the woman suspected in the robbery after seeing the wave of backlash against her online.

White supremacist heckled during speech


The University of Florida in Gainesville is bracing for a day of protests Thursday when white supremacist Richard Spencer arrives to deliver a speech on his racist views on campus.

What we know about the deadly Niger attack


Details related to the deadly military breakdown in Niger remain murky two weeks after the incident as investigators work to determine precisely what happened. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.

Thursday, Oct 19

Video shows officer beating driver after traffic stop


A police officer in a Cleveland suburb seen on video repeatedly punching a black motorist during a traffic stop in August has been fired.

Wednesday, Oct 18

Puerto Rico mayor delivers food and finds desperation


The mayor has supplies of water and food. Now he just has to get it to the residents of his hilltop community.

GOP: Wrap up Russia investigations


A growing number of key Republicans are sending this message to the leaders of the congressional committees investigating potential Trump campaign collusion with the Russians: Wrap it up soon.

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Removal of air passenger: Officers fired


Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight.