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CEO who wanted WH job charged in bribery scheme
Thu, 23 May 2019 16:33:18 -0400
The head of a Chicago-based bank was charged in an indictment unsealed on Thursday with bribery and accused of corruptly approving high-risk loans to President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort in a scheme to land a top Trump administration post such as secretary of the U.S. Army.
Missouri cleans up after devastating tornadoes
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:03:45 -0400
A relentless barrage of violent weather in the central United States left at least three people dead on Thursday, as tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri and devastated the state capital. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Conway slams Pelosi over White House treatment
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:03:19 -0400
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway slammed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday, telling reporters that Pelosi treated her "as she might treat her maid" during Wednesday's contentious meeting with President Donald Trump. When asked about it, Pelosi said, "I'm not going to talk about her." Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Pelosi wishes for Trump family, staff 'intervention'
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:03:00 -0400
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that she wished President Trump's family or staff would conduct "an intervention" with Trump for the good of the country. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
'American Taliban' released from U.S. prison
Thu, 23 May 2019 12:56:39 -0400
John Walker Lindh, the American captured in Afghanistan in 2001 fighting for the Taliban, was released early from federal prison on Thursday.
Three killed as tornadoes rip through Missouri
Thu, 23 May 2019 10:53:20 -0400
Officials in Missouri are assessing the damage after violent tornadoes tore through the state Wednesday night, killing at least three people. Colette Luke reports.
Three killed in Missouri tornado
Thu, 23 May 2019 08:14:45 -0400
A violent tornado hit Missouri late Wednesday night leaving three people dead and forcing evacuations in the capital, Jefferson City according to Missouri Governor Mike Parson on Thursday morning. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Pentagon weighs sending more troops to Mideast
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:28:52 -0400
Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Thursday confirmed that the Pentagon was considering sending additional U.S. troops to the Middle East as one of the ways to bolster protection for American forces there amid tensions with Iran.
Japan set to woo Trump to avoid trade battle
Thu, 23 May 2019 04:59:30 -0400
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will treat U.S. President Donald Trump to front row seats at a sumo tournament, an imperial banquet, and a trip to the country’s biggest warship on a state visit as Tokyo seeks to avoid a bust-up over trade. Michelle Hennessy reports.
Amazon shareholders reject facial recognition ban
Wed, 22 May 2019 18:22:52 -0400
Amazon on Wednesday said shareholders rejected proposals to curb and audit its facial recognition service, just as members of Congress indicated there was bipartisan support to one day regulate the technology.