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Trump administration not being up front about ambush in Niger, senator says
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:26:43 GMT
Sen. John McCain argued Wednesday that the Trump administration is not being forthcoming about the attack in Niger that left four US soldiers dead and two wounded.
White House seeks to explain unreleased Niger statement
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:33:52 GMT
It's not clear why it took President Donald Trump 12 days to publicly comment on the deaths of US troops killed in an ambush in Niger, but it wasn't for lack of effort from some White House officials.
Veterans dismayed by Trump's urge to 'punch back' in feud
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:29:45 GMT
President Donald Trump's controversial response to the deaths of four US soldiers has evolved into a politicized war of words with a Democratic congresswoman and -- by extension, the widow of a fallen service member -- sparking concerns that the US civilian-military divide may be at a crisis point.
Gold Star widow: I didn't get a letter from Trump
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:55:02 GMT
Whitney Hunter's husband, Sergeant Jonathan Hunter, was killed in Afghanistan this summer. She did she not receive a call or personal letter from President Trump.
Trump sends check to family on day report says he had reneged
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:41:34 GMT
President Donald Trump sent a $25,000 personal check to the family of a fallen soldier the same day that The Washington Post reported that he had promised the soldier's father a personal donation during a June condolence call but never followed through.
Tapper to Trump: Choose words carefully
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:43:23 GMT
CNN's Jake Tapper breaks down President Trump's history of interacting with the families of fallen service members.
Sanders and Cruz debate tax reform
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:08:33 GMT
Cut taxes or market will dive, Mnuchin tells Congress
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:03:32 GMT
Why tax reform is so hard
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 02:42:38 GMT
It's the eternal presidential promise, but tax reform hasn't been done since 1986. CNNMoney's Christine Romans looks at why it's so difficult to get it through Congress. Two hints: people love their tax breaks and hate paying new taxes.
CNN poll: Most Americans oppose Trump's tax reform plan
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:41:46 GMT
A slim majority of Americans (52%) oppose President Donald Trump's recent tax reform proposals, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS, while only one-third (34%) say they support the Trump plan.
Sanders, journalist argue over Trump tax claim
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:26:11 GMT
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders and One America News Network's Trey Yingst had a frustrating exchange over President Trump's inaccurate claim that the US is the highest taxed nation in the world.
Suspect in shootings in 2 states captured, sheriff says
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:52:14 GMT
Five people have been shot at an office park in Maryland community of Edgewood, a deputy with the Harford County sheriff's office said Wednesday morning.
Sessions and Franken get heated at hearing
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:45:58 GMT
Jeff Sessions told Democratic Sen. Al Franken Wednesday that he had no "improper discussions" with the Russians in a tense exchange during the attorney general's hearing with the Senate judiciary committee Wednesday.
Tillerson labels China a 'predatory' rule breaker
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:34:55 GMT
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rebuked China on Wednesday for subverting the global order, undermining the sovereignty of its neighbors and for being an irresponsible international actor prone to predatory economic policies.
Longtime AmEx CEO Kenneth Chenault is stepping down
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:30:05 GMT
Blue Apron lays off hundreds just months after IPO
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:20:33 GMT
N. Korea: War may begin 'at any moment'
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:22:19 GMT
Brian Todd reports on a North Korean ambassador's warning, that nuclear war could break out "at any moment."
1 million Americans without drinking water
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:38:15 GMT
After Hurricane Maria toppled the bridge that connects him to the rest of civilization and ripped the roof and walls off his house here in the central mountains of Puerto Rico, Ramón Sostre raised a weathered American flag above the wreckage.
Las Vegas security guard breaks silence
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:56:07 GMT
Security guard Jesus Campos, who was shot by the Las Vegas gunman on October 1, appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," breaking his media silence.
What we learned from the first way, way too early 2020 New Hampshire primary poll
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:21:20 GMT
We're still 1,112 days away from the next presidential election, but that isn't stopping your first look at what to expect in the New Hampshire primary.