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Trump says FBI "spy" was embedded in his campaign

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President Trump has seized on reports that an FBI informant was allegedly embedded in the 2016 Trump campaign. In a series of tweets, Mr. Trump said the FBI implanted, for political purposes "a spy in the Trump campaign." Mola Lenghi…

Saturday, May 19

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China agrees to "significantly increase" imports

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The announcement came in a joint statement from the United States and China following trade negotiations this week

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Is immigration a land mine for GOP ahead of midterms?

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The GOP needs unity, but an immigration push is fraught with factions

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Jimmy Carter jabs Trump in commencement speech

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The former president joked about the size of the crowd

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First Lady Melania Trump returns to White House after days in hospital

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The first lady had been hospitalized at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for a procedure to treat a kidney condition

Trump plans aggressive stumping in midterms — but is he wanted?

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"One of the concerns is whether he'll stick to script," said Senate Leadership Fund Steven Law

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Reports: FBI informant interacted with Trump campaign

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The reports emerged as President Trump tweeted about a "spy" in his campaign

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Can the GOP hold onto the House in November?

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CBSN political contributor and Boston Herald columnist Michael Graham joined CBSN to discuss why President Trump may be responsible for the GOP holding onto the House in midterm elections.

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Suspected Texas school shooter posted images of guns on social media

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Authorities identified the suspect in Friday's deadly Texas school shooting in Santa Fe as 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis. At least 10 people were killed in the attack, and 10 others were injured. Pagourtzis posted images on social media…

California issues mandate requiring new homes to install solar panels

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California regulators last week issued a new mandate to require new homes in the state to use solar power beginning in 2020. The initiative is expected to have environmental and financial impacts on the state. Amy Harder, energy and…

Trump weighs in on battle between the Justice Department and lawmakers

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President Trump claimed there was an informant placed within his 2016 presidential campaign. He joined forces with Republican lawmakers pressuring the Justice Department to reveal the identity of a longtime government source. CBS News…

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Trump offers support in wake of deadly school shooting in Texas

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President Trump was preparing to speak at a summit on prison reform when he was forced to again address the nation's plague of gun violence. There have already been 16 school shootings this year, according to The Washington Post. Paula…

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Trump pushed postmaster to double Amazon's shipping rates, report says

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Trump personally urged Postmaster General Megan Brennan to double the U.S. Postal Service's shipping rate for Amazon and other companies, the Washington Post reported

Friday, May 18

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Trump policy would bar clinics from discussing abortion

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The Trump administration is expected to seek new restrictions on clinics that receive federal funding, barring any discussion of abortion. It's likely to be challenged in court. Angelica Alvarez reports from Washington.

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What's behind Trump's FBI spy theory?

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President Trump is tweeting that the Department of Justice was spying on his campaign -- but does that pass the smell test?

Trump asked Bill Gates the difference between HIV and HPV

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Gates also said Trump questioned use of vaccines and talked about himself in third person, according to video obtained by MSNBC

Texas governor: 10 dead in high school shooting

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said 10 people were killed and 10 were wounded in a shooting Friday morning at Santa Fe High School south of Houston. The teenage suspect had a shotgun and a .38-caliber revolver, Abbott said.

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Trump taps Robert Wilkie to run Veterans Affairs in surprise announcement

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President Trump, during a White House summit on prison reform, said he will soon name the acting head of the VA to be the department's permanent secretary.

New migraine drug affordably priced at only $6,900 a year

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Pharmaceutical execs say promising treatment for chronic headaches is fairly priced, but it still costs a bundle

At White House summit on prison reform, Trump mourns Texas victims

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The White House is focusing on narrower prison reforms, like reducing recidivism rates — not sentencing reform

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"We are with you in this tragic hour," Trump says after Texas school shooting

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President Trump expressed sorrow over the deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School in the Houston area. The president made his remarks during a White House summit on prison reform.

House fails to pass farm bill because of fight over immigration

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The House Freedom Caucus wanted a vote on immigration before the vote on the massive agriculture and food bill

Bill would let workers take a break from calls, emails

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New York City is considering legislation that would fine businesses for requiring employees to take messages after hours

Trump taps Robert Wilkie to run VA

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"He doesn't know this yet," Trump said of Wilkie, adding, he was sorry he "ruined the surprise"

China's wealthiest, India's power shift & more

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In today's hard numbers, Signal newsletter highlights China's wealthiest population as well a power shift in India. Newsletter writer and CBSN contributor Alex Kliment has details.

At DNC women's forum, Hillary Clinton declares Democrats stand for truth, evidence and facts

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"We have kind of an affection for evidence. We think it should inform our policies, because they'll actually work better," she declared

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Democrats get giddy about a perennial target: Arizona

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Democrats hope that a primary between three Republicans helps them get a shot at an open U.S. Senate seat

Top U.S. cities for job hunters

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A new study from career site Glassdoor shows the top metro areas where job hunters are looking to move.