The 53 most stunning lines from Donald Trump’s ‘Fox & Friends’ interview

Washington (CNN)Minutes after his nominee to head the Veterans Affairs department withdrew from consideration amid a maelstrom of negative headlines, President Donald Trump called into his favorite show on his favorite network: “Fox & Friends” on Fox News Channel. Trump starts the interview noting that today is a special day…

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Exclusive: Mueller’s team questions Russian oligarch about payments to Cohen

(CNN)Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators have questioned a Russian oligarch about hundreds of thousands of dollars in payments his company’s US affiliate made to President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, after the election, according to a source familiar with the matter. Investigators also asked Vekselberg about donations the head…

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Manafort Suspected of Serving as Back Channel to Russia, DOJ Says

Prosecutors defend Mueller’s actions in pursuing Manafort Judge weighing whether Mueller exceeded his authority Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort stemmed in part from his suspected role as a “back channel” between the campaign and Russians intent on meddling in the election, a Justice Department lawyer told a judge. The disclosure…

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5 takeaways on Michelle Wolf’s hugely controversial speech at the White House correspondents’ dinner

(CNN)Comedian Michelle Wolf’s savage takedown of everyone from President Donald Trump to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to the media was — and will be — the talk of Saturday Night’s White House correspondents’ dinner in Washington. Wolf had zero interest in playing to the room Introducing the “Daily…

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Ryan Zinke refers to himself as a geologist. That’s a job he’s never held.

Washington (CNN)Defending his decision to shrink the Bears Ears national monument to lawmakers last week, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke fell back one of his favorite credentials. And, “Florida is different in the currents — I’m a geologist — it’s different in geology,” in an interview with Breitbart News, defending his…

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Flight Records Illuminate Mystery of Trumps Moscow Nights

President denied overnight Miss Universe stay, Comey memos say Jet landed on a Friday, left pre-dawn Sunday after pageant Donald Trump twice gave James Comey an alibi for why a salacious report about the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow couldn’t be true: He never even spent the night in…

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Morrissey denounces halal meat as ‘evil’, and attacks May, Khan, Abbott and more

Ex-Smiths frontman claims halal slaughter requires certification that can only be given by supporters of Isis, and throws his support behind far-right For Britain party Morrissey has made an extraordinary even by his standards series of pronouncements in halal meat production, the Islamic method of animal slaughter. He claimed that…

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