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Mueller Still Investigating Possible Collusion, Source Says

Mueller Still Investigating Possible Collusion, Source Says

Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his prosecutors haven’t concluded their investigation into whether President Donald Trump or any of his associates helped Russia interfere in the 2016 election,
EPA Administrator’s Pricey Travel Included Charter Flights in Home State

EPA Administrator’s Pricey Travel Included Charter Flights in Home State

Scott Pruitt spent $107,441 on airplane flights during his first six months leading the Environmental Protection Agency, including $14,434 to travel with his staff on a charter within his home state
IMF Warns Trump's Tax Overhaul Could Fuel a Global ‘Race to the Bottom’

IMF Warns Trump's Tax Overhaul Could Fuel a Global ‘Race to the Bottom’

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said the Trump administration’s $1.5 trillion tax cut could prompt other nations to follow suit, fueling a “race to the bottom” that risks hemming in public
Trump Technology Aide Is Latest to Exit Turbulent White House

Trump Technology Aide Is Latest to Exit Turbulent White House

A senior technology aide to President Donald Trump is stepping down, the latest in a growing list of top officials to depart a turbulent White House in recent days.
Mueller’s Charges Against Russians Highlight Florida Trump Rallies

Mueller’s Charges Against Russians Highlight Florida Trump Rallies

Russians accused of conspiring to help elect U.S. President Donald Trump allegedly staged bogus rallies in key states to support him.
Scaramucci’s Long-Delayed Sale to HNA Inches Forward

Scaramucci’s Long-Delayed Sale to HNA Inches Forward

A U.S. national security review of Anthony Scaramucci’s agreement to sell his stake in SkyBridge Capital to China’s HNA Group Co. is finally inching forward after months of delays over questions about
Mueller's Indictment of Russians Unveils Sweeping Pro-Trump Meddling

Mueller's Indictment of Russians Unveils Sweeping Pro-Trump Meddling

Bloomberg's Henry Meyer and Kevin Cirilli discuss the indictments of Russian nationals in a widespread and coordinated campaign to meddle in the U.S. presidential election. They speak on "Bloomberg
These Are the Russians Accused of Meddling in the 2016 Election

These Are the Russians Accused of Meddling in the 2016 Election

Working through a Russian organization called the Internet Research Agency, they allegedly set up social media pages, stole Americans’ identities, bought political ads, staged rallies and worked to
Mueller Says Russians Used PayPal to Buy Facebook Ads

Mueller Says Russians Used PayPal to Buy Facebook Ads

A sophisticated campaign by Russian actors seeking to manipulate the 2016 election included stealing the identities of Americans and using accounts at PayPal to aid their effort.
Rosenstein Says No Allegation Russian Acts Altered Election Outcome

Rosenstein Says No Allegation Russian Acts Altered Election Outcome

U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks at a news conference about U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller indicting 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for trying to influence the
Rosenstein Outlines Election-Meddling Charges Against Russians

Rosenstein Outlines Election-Meddling Charges Against Russians

U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks at a news conference about U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller indicting 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for trying to influence the
Indictment Suggests Russian Govt. Behind Meddling, Turley Says

Indictment Suggests Russian Govt. Behind Meddling, Turley Says

Jonathan Turley, a George Washington University professor, discusses the indictment of 13 Russians and three entities linked to interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. He speaks with
These Are the Key Points in Mueller’s Russian Election Meddling Case

These Are the Key Points in Mueller’s Russian Election Meddling Case

Special Counsel Robert Mueller outlined a well-funded, coordinated campaign to influence the U.S. election in 2016 in charging 13 Russians and three Russian businesses.
Trump's Scorn of CNN and Why It's an Antitrust Issue

Trump's Scorn of CNN and Why It's an Antitrust Issue

Long before federal antitrust officials sued to stop AT&T Inc.’s takeover of Time Warner Inc., their ultimate boss -- the president -- weighed in. While a candidate, Donald Trump said his
Canada Remains Competitive Despite U.S. Tax Cuts, Morneau Says

Canada Remains Competitive Despite U.S. Tax Cuts, Morneau Says

Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Canada’s tax rates remain competitive, even as a key business group recommends his government follow U.S. cuts.
Mueller Indicts 13 Russians, Three Entities for Election Meddling

Mueller Indicts 13 Russians, Three Entities for Election Meddling

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and 3 entities for trying to influence the U.S. presidential election in favor of Donald Trump. (Source: Bloomberg)
Ramaphosa Sees 'New Dawn' Ahead for South Africa

Ramaphosa Sees 'New Dawn' Ahead for South Africa

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa comments on the state of the country's economy during his State of the Nation address. (Source: Bloomberg)
Ramaphosa Sees Greater Sense of Optimism About South Africa

Ramaphosa Sees Greater Sense of Optimism About South Africa

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa comments on the state of the country's economy during his State of the Nation address. (Source: Bloomberg)
FBI, Mississippi Agents Probe Hanging of Black Man From Tree

FBI, Mississippi Agents Probe Hanging of Black Man From Tree

Federal and state agents are investigating the death of an African-American man found hanging from a tree in Mississippi.
Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency After Premier Resigns

Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency After Premier Resigns

Ethiopia declared a state of emergency, a day after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned following months of protests by opponents of his government.