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Russian Firm Tied to ‘Putin’s Cook’ Attacks Mueller in Filing

Russian Firm Tied to ‘Putin’s Cook’ Attacks Mueller in Filing

A Russian company tied to a longtime associate of President Vladimir Putin of Russia claimed that the appointment of U.S. Special Robert Mueller was unconstitutional and that a federal indictment of
Trump Under Pressure to Reunite Illegal Immigrant Families

Trump Under Pressure to Reunite Illegal Immigrant Families

The Trump administration is facing continued pressure to reunite children and parents separated at the southern border following a reversal of the policy by executive order. Bloomberg's Jennifer
Rep. Tim Ryan Says Tariffs Are a 'Terrible Idea'

Rep. Tim Ryan Says Tariffs Are a 'Terrible Idea'

Rep. Tim Ryan, an Ohio Democrat, discusses his views on U.S. trade policy with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Manafort Appeals Judge’s Order Revoking Bail Before Trial

Manafort Appeals Judge’s Order Revoking Bail Before Trial

Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is appealing a judge’s order revoking his bail and ordering him jailed for allegedly tampering with witnesses against him in criminal cases signed
American Express Case Could Shield Tech Giants From Antitrust Scrutiny

American Express Case Could Shield Tech Giants From Antitrust Scrutiny

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling favoring American Express Co. could shield Silicon Valley companies from accusations that they are thwarting competition just as antitrust enforcers are vowing to heighten
Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case Chronicled in Netflix’s 'Making a Murderer'

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case Chronicled in Netflix’s 'Making a Murderer'

The Supreme Court said Monday it won't weigh in on the case of a teenager convicted of rape and murder whose story was documented in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer."
Mnangagwa Urges Zimbabwe Election Calm After Rally Explosion

Mnangagwa Urges Zimbabwe Election Calm After Rally Explosion

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s suggestion that opponents in the ruling party and not the opposition were responsible for an explosion at a campaign rally has probably strengthened his bid
Trump Trash-Talks Restaurant That Booted Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Trump Trash-Talks Restaurant That Booted Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Washington (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Monday trash-talked a Virginia restaurant that asked his press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, to leave because she worked for his administration.
Manchin Cracks Fellow Senator McCaskill’s Rib With Heimlich Maneuver

Manchin Cracks Fellow Senator McCaskill’s Rib With Heimlich Maneuver

Senator Joe Manchin has cracked a rib of U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill while performing the Heimlich maneuver on the fellow Democrat when she began choking.
Once a Trump Favorite, Harley Now Feels the Pinch From Trade War

Once a Trump Favorite, Harley Now Feels the Pinch From Trade War

Not long ago, President Donald Trump pointed to Harley-Davidson Inc. as an example of what was going to go right for manufacturing in America. Now, Harley seems to encapsulate a lot of what’s going
Uruguay Trump Tower Has Issues, Least of Which Is Trump

Uruguay Trump Tower Has Issues, Least of Which Is Trump

The developer behind the only Trump-branded project still under construction in Latin America says he’ll barely eek out a profit on the luxury tower he’s building in Punta del Este, Uruguay.
Italy Wants EU to Set Up Migrant Centers South of Libya

Italy Wants EU to Set Up Migrant Centers South of Libya

Italy will urge European Union leaders to push for setting up centers to process would-be migrants south of Libya’s border, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini Monday said during a visit to the north
Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric Roils Political Outlook for GOP

Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric Roils Political Outlook for GOP

Donald Trump’s family separation policy is continuing to create havoc for his administration, and ramped-up rhetoric from the president won’t help.
Mnuchin Suffers Setback in U.S. Plan to Limit China Investments

Mnuchin Suffers Setback in U.S. Plan to Limit China Investments

The Trump administration’s plan to deploy some of the most restrictive investment limits in its economic arsenal against China marks a setback for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s effort to take a
Immigrant Children Forcibly Medicated While in U.S. Custody, Lawyers Say

Immigrant Children Forcibly Medicated While in U.S. Custody, Lawyers Say

Children who allege they’re being detained for crossing the U.S. border without any court oversight and forcibly medicated will have to wait another month for a judge to consider whether the
<span>The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions</span>

<span>The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions</span>

Private polls—and a timely ‘concession’ from the face of Leave—allowed the funds to make millions off the pound’s collapse.
U.S. Prosecutors Cancel Stormy Daniels Meeting in Cohen Probe

U.S. Prosecutors Cancel Stormy Daniels Meeting in Cohen Probe

(AP) -- Stormy Daniels' planned meeting with investigators Monday in the federal probe of President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney was abruptly canceled just hours before it was to start
Stormy Daniels Wants Collusion Lawsuit Sent Back to State Court

Stormy Daniels Wants Collusion Lawsuit Sent Back to State Court

Stephanie Clifford, the adult-movie star professionally known as Stormy Daniels, wants the lawsuit alleging her former lawyer colluded with Donald Trump’s long-term attorney Michael Cohen sent back to
Pence to Lead U.S.-Brazil Talks on Rocket Launch Site, Sources Say

Pence to Lead U.S.-Brazil Talks on Rocket Launch Site, Sources Say

Talks over U.S. commercial use of a rocket launch site in Brazil are advancing and will take center stage during Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Brasilia next week, according to three people
Mueller Seeks to Bar `Vindictive' Defense at Manafort Trial

Mueller Seeks to Bar `Vindictive' Defense at Manafort Trial

Special Counsel Robert Mueller asked a judge to bar Paul Manafort from arguing at his upcoming criminal trial that the government’s investigation into his business activities was selective or