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Putin: 'Certain forces' in the US want to 'disavow the results' of summit with Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that his summit with President Donald Trump this week had generally been a success but "certain forces in the U.S. now want to prevent what was achieved there."“On the whole the meeting was successful,” Putin said in a televised speech to Russian…... Read More

Maxine Waters warns supporters of possible 'armed protests' against her

(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Maxine Waters warned supporters on Wednesday of potential "armed protests" against her after an extremist group called for ongoing demonstrations outside her office in Los Angeles.In a lengthy statement issued late Wednesday, Waters, D-Calif., said she’d been notified about forthcoming protests by the Oath Keepers, which she…... Read More

White House disputes that Trump denied Russia still targeting the US

(WASHINGTON) -- For the second time in as many days, the White House sought to clarify President Donald Trump's comments on whether Russia targeting the U.S. saying that the president's "no" was actually a no to taking reporters' questions.ABC News' Cecilia Vega asked her question twice and for a clarification…... Read More

Trump pays respects to family of fallen Secret Service agent, calling him an 'elite hero'

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump traveled to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland Wednesday for the return of a Secret Service agent who died Tuesday after falling ill during the president's overseas trip.Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke over the weekend while on duty during the…... Read More

Senate Democrats want to question Trump's interpreter at Putin summit

(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats, who believe they won't get any insight into what actually took place during the private meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin from the administration itself, are now looking to the U.S. interpreter who was in the one-on-one encounter for more information.Sen. Jeanne…... Read More

Trump orders redesigned red, white and blue Air Force One

(WASHINGTON) -- Air Force One could be one of the most recognizable airplanes in the world, but by 2024, the plane is getting a big patriotic makeover.The next generation of Air Force One planes will feature a brand new red, white and blue color scheme, President Donald Trump said in…... Read More

Court filings allege Russian agent offered sex for access

(WASHINGTON) -- A new court filing alleges Maria Butina, the Russian gun-rights activist who was recently arrested and charged as a foreign agent, offered “sex in exchange for a position within a special interest organization” as part of a bid to gain access and make contacts in American political circles.Butina,…... Read More

Air Force chief of staff praises administration for Space Force

(WASHINGTON)-- If the Air Force Chief of Staff doesn't support President Donald Trump's idea of a separate Space Force, he did not reveal his feelings to the press Tuesday, instead praising his administration for putting focus on space as a "war-fighting domain.""One of my challenges when I first came in…... Read More

Trump's comments on meddling put cybersecurity back in spotlight

(WASHINGTON) -- As President Donald Trump stood next to Vladimir Putin in Helsinki and called the Russian president's denials of Russian meddling "extremely strong," he snapped back into focus for lawmakers and cybersecurity experts alike the subject of election meddling.Trump's remarks, which he has since tried to clarify, are in…... Read More

A number of new citizens are now seeking political office

(WASHINGTON) -- Although she has lived in the U.S. since she was 2 months old, Maria Palacios was disqualified from running for a Georgia House seat because she became a citizen just last year.According to Georgia state constitution, candidates are required to be a “citizen of the state” for a…... Read More

Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti and actress Alyssa Milano lead protest in front of White House

(WASHINGTON) -- For the second night in a row, protesters gathered in front of the White House on Tuesday, this time joined by Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti and actress Alyssa Milano, who delivered speeches regarding President Donald Trump’s relationship with Russia and more.The #OccupyLafayettePark protest comes as a response…... Read More

Trump: 'I have full faith and support' in intel community's conclusion on Russian election meddling

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said he "has full faith" in and accepts the U.S. intelligence community's conclusion that meddling took place during the 2016 elections as he prepared to meet with members of Congress at the White House on Tuesday."I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that meddling took place,"…... Read More

Russian gun-rights activist linked to NRA indicted for acting as foreign agent

(WASHINGTON) -- Maria Butina, the Russian gun-rights activist who was recently arrested by the FBI and charged with conspiracy, was indicted by a grand jury on Tuesday on a second offense of acting as an agent of a foreign government.Butina, who is alleged to have been a “covert Russian agent”…... Read More

Alabama representative faces runoff, past position on Trump a key issue

(WASHINGTON) -- In October of 2016, less than one day after the infamous "Access Hollywood" tape was uncovered by the Washington Post, Alabama congresswoman Martha Roby became one of the first prominent Republicans to announce she would not vote for Donald Trump as a result.Not even two years later, that…... Read More