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Comey blasts Trump over tweet about FBI raid of Michael Cohen’s office

Comey blasts Trump over tweet about FBI raid of Michael Cohen’s office

Former FBI Director James Comey slammed President Donald Trump for a tweet Sunday accusing the FBI of breaking into the office of his former attorney, Michael Cohen, earlier this year and called on Republicans to speak out in defense of the agency. “This is from the President of our country, lying about the lawful execution…MORE

Saudi Arabia rebukes US Senate resolution condemning Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia rebukes US Senate resolution condemning Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs rebuked a resolution passed by the United States Senate condemning Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia rejects the position expressed recently by the United States Senate, which was based upon unsubstantiated claims and allegations, and contained…MORE

Trump says he will review the case of soldier charged with murder

Trump says he will review the case of soldier charged with murder

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he will review the case of Army Major Matt Golsteyn, a Special Forces soldier and Afghanistan veteran charged with pre-meditated murder. “At the request of many, I will be reviewing the case of a ‘U.S. Military hero,’ Major Matt Golsteyn, who is charged with murder. He could face…MORE

Iowa Poll: Republicans back the President, but welcome challengers

Iowa Poll: Republicans back the President, but welcome challengers

Two-thirds of Iowa’s Republican voters say they would definitely vote to re-elect Trump if the general election were held today, but nearly as many say the state’s party ought to welcome challengers to the President to Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses, according to a new CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom poll. The President’s strength among the state’s registered Republican…MORE

Elijah Cummings calls for Cohen testimony in January

Elijah Cummings calls for Cohen testimony in January

Maryland Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings said Sunday that once his party retakes control of the House, he hopes President Donald Trump’s estranged former attorney Michael Cohen will testify before Congress. “I certainly would like to see him come in the month of January,” Cummings said on CNN’s “State of the Union.” The request by Cummings,…MORE

Collins: ‘I see nothing wrong with challengers’ to Trump in 2020

Collins: ‘I see nothing wrong with challengers’ to Trump in 2020

Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine on Sunday welcomed 2020 primary challengers to President Donald Trump, saying that it’s “healthy” for democracy. “I see nothing wrong with challengers,” Collins said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “It’s always interesting when we have primaries because a lot of times it allows different viewpoints to surface.…MORE

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