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Trump: No place for political violence in US
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October 25, 2018 - 9:25 am
By Veronica Stracqualursi and Liz Stark, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump returned on Thursday to blaming the media for much of the "anger" in society, a day after CNN and Democrats were the targets of explosive devices. "A very big part of the Anger we see today in our society is caused by the...
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Top Democrats Targeted
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October 25, 2018 - 6:16 am
UPDATED: 8:35 a.m. By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN) -- With every intercepted pipe bomb, fear spread from New York, to Washington, to Florida and California. The devices stashed in manila envelopes and mailed nationwide targeted top Democrats two weeks before the midterm elections. The bombs found this...
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In this May 23, 2017, file photo former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force.
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August 21, 2018 - 9:04 am
By Zeke Miller, Catherine Lucey and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With tweets and taunts, President Donald Trump is attempting to turn one of his most outspoken critics into the public face of the Russia probe that he has long worked to discredit. In John Brennan, the blunt...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington.
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August 17, 2018 - 8:07 am
By Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former U.S. security officials issued scathing rebukes to President Donald Trump on Thursday, admonishing him for yanking a top former spy chief's security clearance in what they cast as an act of political vengeance. Trump said...
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In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File
August 16, 2018 - 8:28 am
By Jill Colvin and Anne Flaherty, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan said Thursday that President Donald Trump yanked his security clearance because his campaign colluded with the Russians to sway the 2016 election and is now desperate to end the special counsel's...
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August 15, 2018 - 4:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan, a vocal critic of the president, the White House said Wednesday. "Mr. Brennan has recently leveraged his status as a former high-ranking official with access to...
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders points to a reporter to take a question as she speaks during the daily press briefing.
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July 23, 2018 - 7:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is considering revoking the security clearances of six former top national security officials who have been critical of his administration, a move that opponents and experts say would be an unprecedented politicization of the clearance process. White House...
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U.S. President Donald Trump, left, smiles beside Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
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July 17, 2018 - 6:57 am
By Jonathan Lemire, Jill Colvin and Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press HELSINKI (AP) — In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' firm finding that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. election to his benefit, seeming...
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