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Trump says he'd hold Russian President Putin accountable for election meddling


CBSN political contributors Caitlin Huey-Burns, Michael Graham and Lynda Tran join CBSN's "Red & Blue" to discuss President Trump's latest comments on Russia -- including his conversation with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor where Mr.…

Trump say he "would" hold Putin responsible for election meddling

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President Trump says that he "would" hold Russian President Vladimir Putin personally responsible for Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and any other U.S. elections going forward.

Mueller indictment reveals key details about how U.S., Russia spy on each other


Last week, special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 12 Russian military officers with conducting large-scale cyber operations to interfere with the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Micah Lee, a reporter and computer security expert for The…


Republicans, Democrats respond to Trump's Helsinki presser as midterms approach


Republicans and Democrats are responding to President Trump's press conference in Helsinki, placing the Russia issue toward the top of many campaigns, with November's midterm election just months away. Lynda Tran, CBSN political…

White House clarifies Trump's statements about Russian interference in U.S. elections


The White House is clarifying President Trump's comments about whether he believes Russia is still trying to interfere with U.S. elections. It comes as more lawmakers are criticizing the Mr. Trump for his remarks during a press conference…

A look at Michigan's races ahead of August primary


Voters in Michigan will determine candidates for several major races in the August 7 primary, including the candidates running for governor. Jonathan Oosting, politics reporter for The Detroit News, joins CBSN's "Red & Blue" to lay out the…


FBI director reaffirms Russia still trying to meddle in U.S. elections

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Christopher Wray, in a conversation at the Aspen Security Forum, also dismissed Putin's offer to allow U.S. agents to travel to Russia to interrogate indicted individuals

Trump on his meeting with Putin, U.S. intelligence and his response to critics

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President Trump addressed Russian meddling in an interview Wednesday night with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor

Trump remark sparks confusion over view of ongoing Russian interference

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Trump told reporters Wednesday that there's "never been a president as tough on Russia as I have been"


Trump says it's "true" Russia meddled in U.S. election

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President Trump sat down with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor to discuss his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy…


The case against alleged Russian agent Maria Butina


A federal judge denied bail for Maria Butina, who is charged with being a covert Russian agent. Prosecutors say she attempted to establish back-channel communications between Russia and the U.S. through the National Riffle Association.…


Maria Butina, Russian accused of being a spy, allegedly tried to set up meeting with Trump and Putin


Federal prosecutors are accusing a 29-year-old woman of being a Russian spy. They say Maria Butina allegedly "took steps to develop relationships with American politicians." CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid reports.

How has Trump's tone changed since Helsinki?


President Trump said he agrees with U.S. intelligence that Russia meddled in the election during an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor. That comes after his comments during a press conference with Vladimir Putin sparked…

Trump reveals what he discussed with Putin in Helsinki


In an exclusive interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor, President Trump publicly blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russian meddling in the 2016 election. He also revealed what he told Putin about meddling, when they…

"CBS Evening News" headlines for Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News" with Jeff Glor.

White House backtracks Trump's comments on Russia targeting U.S.


The White House is walking back again after Trump told reporter's "no" when asked if Russia is currently targeting the U.S. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told CBS News' Major Garrett the president was actually saying …

Immigrant children separated from parents allege harsh treatment at Chicago facility

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Immigrant children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border have made stunning allegations about how they were treated at a facility in Chicago. A Washington Post article describes kids being shouted at, dragged and…

Trump touts summit with Putin one day after saying he misspoke


President Trump claims no U.S. president has been tougher on Russia than him, as fallout continues over his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. New York Magazine national correspondent Gabe Debenedetti joins CBSN with a look at…

White House on Trump's reversal of Russia comments


In Wednesday's press briefing, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended President Trump's reversal of his comments on Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election from the Helsinki summit Monday.

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Keeping retirement savings on track


It can be tempting to chase high-flying stocks that could reap big rewards--but also carry big risks. Here's what financial experts recommend to keep your retirement on track.

Trump on whether he holds Putin responsible for election meddling: "I would, because he's in charge of the country"

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The commander in chief sat down for his second interview with CBS News' Jeff Glor in the last few days

GOP Rep.: Trump "continues to fight the truth" when it comes to Russia


Florida Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen joins CBSN with her take on President Trump's comments at the Helsinki summit. She says Russia is "an adversary, not a friend" and calls Putin "a problem for the United States." Ros…

Rep. Martha Roby wins Alabama runoff over former Dem. Bobby Bright


Rep. Martha Roby defeated former Democrat and Montgomery Mayor Bobby Bright in the Alabama GOP runoff yesterday. President Trump endorsed Roby even though she criticized him in 2016 after the release of the infamous Access Hollywood tape.…

Arizona state Senate candidate says he fatally shot mother in self-defense

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Bobby Wilson, who is running to represent a southern Arizona district, told The Associated Press that he's not trying to hide anything

White House mulling Russian proposal to interrogate U.S. citizens

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"The president's going to meet with his team and we'll let you know when we have an announcement on that," Sanders says

White House defends Trump's walk-back of Russia comments

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"The president saw a need to clarify the position," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders


Psychological issues could arise for rescued Thai soccer team

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Dr. Jon LaPook says he's worried about how the boys' mental health could change down the road, when they're no longer in the spotlight


Trump's response to Russia question sparks confusion


At a Cabinet meeting Wednesday, President Trump said "no" when a reporter asked if he believes Russia is still targeting the United States. Later, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the president's "no" was in…

Camps implement facial recognition tech to identify photos of kids


Waldo, a facial recognition software, is helping parents sort through hundreds of pictures of their children from summer camps. CBS News correspondent Tony Dokoupil learned more about how camps are using this new tech, and the privacy…