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WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Paul Ryan is not seeking re-election and will retire from Congress after this year, his office announced Wednesday. "This morning Speaker Ryan shared with his colleagues that this will be his last year as a member of the House," Ryan aide Brendan Buck...
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he's sorry. In a hearing today, Zuckerberg took full responsibility for his company's data sharing controversy. "It's clear now that we didn't do enough to prevent these tools from being used for harm as well. That goes for...
NEW YORK -- The FBI raided the office of Michael Cohen, a personal lawyer and confidant of President Donald Trump, The New York Times reported Monday. NEW: Federal agents raided the office today of Michael Cohen, Trump’s lawyer https://t.co/dOoQMEY2rO — Amy Fiscus (@amyfiscus)...
(CNN) -- The US has not ruled out launching airstrikes against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime in response to the weekend's suspected chemical gas attack on civilians, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday. "I don't rule out anything right now," Mattis said while...
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration is unleashing additional sanctions against seven Russian oligarchs with ties to President Vladimir Putin along with 12 companies they own or control. Treasury designates 7 Russian oligarchs, 12 companies they own or control, 17 senior...
WASHINGTON-- President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not know about a $130,000 payment made to the adult film actress Stormy Daniels for her silence. It is his first public acknowledgment of the scandal surrounding an alleged sexual affair with Daniels. "No," a terse...
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump will sign a proclamation directing agencies to deploy the National Guard to the southwest border, Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced Wednesday. "The President has directed that the Department of Defense and the Department of...
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump has told his national security team that he is willing to keep US troops in Syria in the short-term, but made it known he wants US troops to exit soon in a meeting on Tuesday, a senior administration official told CNN. Trump has said publicly...
WASHINGTON -- The White House has made a decision over whether to withdraw from Syria, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Wednesday in a breakfast with reporters. He would not say what the decision was nor what the timeline is for an announcement. He said the...