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Trump signs order limiting Venezuelan government's ability to liquidate assets

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The move comes as the administration denounced Venezuela's presidential election as a "sham"

WH confirms Trump meeting with top intelligence officials

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He met with Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, FBI Director Christopher Wray, and DNI Dan Coats about his demand for DOJ investigation of possible infiltration of his presidential campaign

Monkey on the loose at San Antonio airport

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The monkey was cornered by officials around Monday afternoon

Mario Batali's company to cut all ties over "chilling" allegations

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Police have confirmed criminal investigation into TV chef, as witnesses to alleged sexual assault come forward on "60 Minutes"

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Trump praises NASCAR drivers for standing for National Anthem

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"And I will tell you one thing I know about NASCAR: They do indeed, Brian, stand for the playing of the national anthem, right?" President Trump said

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McCain's co-author says he's "in good spirits, cracking jokes"

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Mark Salter served on Sen. John McCain's staff for 18 years, including as chief of staff, and they've written seven books together

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Obamas sign film, series production agreement with Netflix

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The streaming service announced a multi-year production agreement with the Obamas on Monday

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What to know about midterm election politics this week

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This week three states hold primary elections, while Texas holds primary runoff elections

Gina Haspel sworn in as CIA's first female director

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Haspel was sworn-in after the Senate voted, 54-45, to confirm her as the CIA's first female director

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Blankenship will pursue West Virginia Senate seat in third-party bid

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Blankeship lost the Republican primary in early May, and West Virginia has a "sore loser" clause that could affect his bid to run on the Constitution Party ticket

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Pompeo lays out laundry list for Iran as U.S. moves away from nuclear deal

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Pompeo's plan comes after Trump announced the U.S. would be withdrawing from the nuclear pact

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Trump to attend swearing-in of Gina Haspel

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The ceremony for Gina Haspel is taking place Monday morning at agency headquarters in Langley, Virginia

Black women look to flex power in Georgia governor's race

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If Stacey Abrams wins the primary and the general election, America would get its first black woman governor

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Commentary: The problem with "common-sense" gun laws

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The shooter used two of the most common guns in America: a .38 caliber pistol and a shotgun - just the sort of basic guns that gun-control supporters often say they find acceptable

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"The Restless Wave": Parting words from John McCain

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Co-writer Mark Salter talks about the themes of the latest memoir by the 81-year-old Arizona senator, who has been diagnosed with brain cancer

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Trump demands DOJ look into whether FBI "infiltrated" campaign

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The president's tweet follows a series of earlier missives in which he slammed the special counsel's probe

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The Theranos deception

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How a company with a blood-testing machine that could never perform as touted went from billion-dollar baby to complete bust

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Mario Batali and The Spotted Pig

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Anderson Cooper speaks to restaurant workers who say they were sexually harassed or assaulted at the stylish New York eatery, The Spotted Pig

How did Google get so big?

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60 Minutes reports on the power of Google, a company whose critics say has stifled competition

Cougar Attack Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

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The two victims were mountain biking in the area when the incident took place.

Sunday, May 20

Jon Meacham on Trump taking advantage of "climate of fear" in the country

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Author and historian Jon Meacham joins Margaret Brennan to discuss his new book, "The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels."

Americans give Trump credit for good economy, mixed reviews on N.K.

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In midterms, Bernie Sanders carries influence for Democrats; Republicans want candidates close to Trump

Kudlow: Trump admin making "terrific progress" in China trade talks

"We want China to open up markets, lower tariffs, lower non-tariff barriers, give us a chance," Kudlow told "Face the Nation"

Saturday, May 19

Jimmy Carter jabs Trump in commencement speech

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The former president joked about the size of the crowd

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

Texas gov.: 10 dead in high school shooting

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Explosive devices found in Santa Fe High School, surrounding area, police say; suspect in custody

Friday, May 18

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

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"

Abortion battle brews over expected Trump administration proposal

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White House reportedly wants to resurrect rule that would ban federally funded clinics from discussing abortion, sharing space with providers

Former Trump campaign chairman's ex-son-in-law cuts plea deal: Report

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The former son-in-law of the former Trump campaign manager has cut a deal with prosecutors, according to Reuters

Thursday, May 17

The Power of Google

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Steve Kroft reports on the power of Google, its critics who say the company has stifled competition, and an antitrust enforcer who is taking action

Time running out on NAFTA, as U.S. grapples with China over trade

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If negotiators can't agree on a revamped version of NAFTA soon, the talks could drag out into 2019

Gina Haspel confirmed as first female director of CIA

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She is the first operations officer in more than five decades -- and the first-ever woman -- to be named to the role

Commentary: Can the GOP keep the House in November?

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With the president's numbers on the upswing and Democrats moving left, Republicans' chances are looking better