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Trump says he's 'disappointed' in Sessions

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he was "disappointed" with Attorney General Jeff Sessions, but declined to say he would fire him.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:03:37 GMT

Senate advances health care bill

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is about to dare his fellow Republicans to block their seven-year campaign promise to repeal and replace Obamacare. Talk is over. It's time to vote.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:52:13 GMT

Judiciary committee to pull Manafort subpoenas

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is expected to meet behind closed doors with the Senate intelligence committee within the next two days, a source close to Manafort told CNN on Tuesday, as a separate Senate committee announced it has subpoenaed the former Trump aide.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:54:32 GMT

Trump slams Sessions as 'weak' on Clinton emails

President Donald Trump continued his recent public shaming of Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, lashing out at his "very weak position" on prosecuting Hillary Clinton's "crimes."

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:24:30 GMT

Republican senators express support for AG Sessions

A handful of Republican senators are speaking out in support of Attorney General Jeff Sessions after President Donald Trump slammed the former Alabama senator in a series of tweets Tuesday morning.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:54:17 GMT

Trump administration again pressures sanctuary cities

The Trump administration opened up a new salvo against sanctuary cities on Tuesday -- moving to make immigration enforcement a pre-condition for receiving key law enforcement grants.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:40:56 GMT

Trump praises Senate health care vote at Ohio rally

President Donald Trump is headed to Youngstown, Ohio, for a rally before supporters while his administration remains steeped in turmoil over his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and upheaval in his White House's communications department.

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:06:51 GMT

Tillerson takes time off as State Dept. refuses to say he is happy in his role

Amid reports Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is frustrated and considering resigning, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert refused to say Tuesday whether Tillerson is happy in his current role.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:53:48 GMT

Senate protesters chant 'kill the bill,' interrupt motion to proceed

Protesters chanting in the Senate gallery Tuesday afternoon were removed after interrupting Senate Republicans' successful motion to proceed to debate on their health care efforts.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:10:49 GMT

First on CNN: Joint US-Somali raid nabs suspected US resident

A joint US-Somali military raid on an al-Shabaab target in Somalia on Sunday resulted in the capture of an al-Shabaab facilitator who is suspected of being a lawful US resident, two US defense officials told CNN.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:34:15 GMT

House bill overwhelmingly passes Russia sanctions bill

The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill giving Congress the power to block any effort by the White House to weaken sanctions on Russia, offering a direct challenge to President Donald Trump's authority.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:35:30 GMT

McCain returns to Senate, casts vote to advance health care bill

Sen. John McCain returned to the Senate on Tuesday to cast one of the final and crucial votes on a procedural step to advance Republicans' plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:03:46 GMT

Vote tally: How each senator voted on GOP health care motion

The Senate voted in favor of a motion to proceed with debate on the GOP health care bill Tuesday afternoon.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:50:21 GMT

Collins, Farenthold apologize to each other after hot mic catches Collins calling GOP rep 'unattractive'

Two Republican members of Congress -- Sen. Susan Collins and Rep. Blake Farenthold -- have apologized to each other following a series of verbal jabs over the past week, spokespeople for both lawmakers told CNN on Tuesday.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:45:50 GMT

Republicans just dodged political disaster on health care

The lengths Republicans had to go to win Senate vote it suggest the problems, political and policy-wise, that await congressional GOPers and the White House

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:16:47 GMT

Endangered Republicans stick with Trump on key health care vote

The two Senate Republicans in the most jeopardy of losing their seats in 2018 faced a choice in Tuesday's health care vote: Stick with President Donald Trump and face a barrage of Democratic attacks, or break ranks and risk a potentially serious primary challenge fueled by Trump himself.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:09:26 GMT

Joe Scarborough just might be running for president in 2020

If you wanted to run for president in 2020, you'd be doing exactly what Joe Scarborough is doing right now.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:43:08 GMT

The 29 most cringe-worthy lines from Trump's hyper-political speech to the Boy Scouts


Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:36:53 GMT

How the Trump-Sessions connection fell apart


Mon, 24 Jul 2017 21:31:12 GMT

Kellyanne Conway offers alternative fact to explain why Trump isn't lying

Here's an exchange on Sunday between CNN "Reliable Sources" anchor Brian Stelter and counselor to President Donald Trump Kellyanne Conway:

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:28:46 GMT

Trump to Boy Scouts: 'We could use some more loyalty'

President Donald Trump will speak to more than 40,000 people Monday at the Boy Scouts of America 2017 National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, the organization said in a news release.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 03:34:53 GMT

Trump calls AG Sessions 'beleaguered' in tweet

President Donald Trump on Monday described Attorney General Jeff Sessions as "beleaguered" as he tweeted about his frustration with the Russia probe.

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 22:46:53 GMT

Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain back to Washington

President Donald Trump welcomed Sen. John McCain back to Washington with a Tuesday morning tweet calling the Arizona Republican an "American hero."

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:36:11 GMT

Donald Trump's political jamboree

New White House communications czar Anthony Scaramucci wasn't joking when he said he wanted Donald Trump to "be himself."

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:03:02 GMT

Trump doesn't want to fire Sessions. He wants Sessions to quit.

Donald Trump's most famous line is "You're fired," which is funny because, as president, Trump has repeatedly shown that he doesn't actually like to fire people.

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:50:23 GMT

Kushner contradicts Trump team's denials of Russia contacts

For nearly a year, President Donald Trump and several of his top advisers have repeatedly denied that there was any contact between members of the Trump campaign and individuals tied to the Russian government. But the veracity of that story appears to be crumbling under contradictory revelations from the President's son, son-in-law and the current attorney general.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:41:45 GMT

Disclosures: Kushner, Ivanka Trump could be worth $762 million

Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump filed new disclosure documents on Friday that reveal more information about their extensive business holdings and investments.

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 16:08:16 GMT

CNN poll: Most Americans say Trump Jr. shouldn't have taken that meeting

Almost 6 in 10 Americans say President Donald Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort should not have taken a meeting last summer with a Russian lawyer who they thought would be providing negative information about Hillary Clinton, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:03:35 GMT

McCain's sermon on how politics should be

In a Washington moment for the ages, Sen. John McCain claimed the role of an aging lion to try to save the Senate, composing a moving political aria for the chamber and the country that he loves.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:20:59 GMT


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Trump asks if The Washington Post is an Amazon 'lobbyist weapon'

President Trump took to Twitter late Monday to call out The Washington Post and asked if Amazon’s billionaire-owner Jeff Bezos is using the paper as a “lobbyist weapon against Congress.”
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 03:00:00 GMT

Trump holds 'Make America Great Again' rally in Ohio -- live blog

President Trump held a "Make America Great Again" rally in Youngstown, Ohio on Tuesday night.
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:15:00 GMT

Senate Judiciary Committee rescinds Manafort subpoena

The Senate Judiciary Committe has rescinded its subpoena compelling Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign manager, to testify at a public hearing, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News.
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT

Health care fight on Capitol Hill: What's next?

Now that a divided Senate has voted to move forward with the Republicans' long-promised legislation to repeal and replace ObamaCare, here's what to keep in mind about the health care bill's state of play.
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT

Sessions announces new conditions for sanctuary cities to get federal money

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday that sanctuary cities must give federal immigration authorities access to jails and alert them when someone facing deportation will be released from custody in order to receive certain law enforcement grants.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:45:00 GMT

Criminal probe opened into DoD purchase of Afghan Army camouflage that didn't blend in

The top government watchdog for Afghanistan reconstruction testified Tuesday that a criminal investigation has been opened into the controversial purchase of forest camouflage-patterned uniforms for Afghan National Army soldiers.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:31:00 GMT

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: What to know

President Donald Trump expanded his criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday with several tweets, including one in which he claimed that the attorney general “has taken a VERY weak position” toward “Hillary Clinton crimes.”
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:30:00 GMT

Sen. Susan Collins apologizes to Rep. Blake Farenthold for calling him 'fat' and 'unattractive'

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, apologized to Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, after she was caught on a hot mic making derogatory comments about Farenthold at the end of a Senate hearing Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:30:00 GMT

Feds arrest IT staffer for Wasserman Schultz trying to leave country

A House IT staffer at the center of a congressional computer equipment scandal has been arrested by federal officials and charged with bank fraud, Fox News has learned.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:13:00 GMT

Trump leaves Sessions dangling, says 'time will tell' on AG's fate

President Trump left the fate of Attorney General Jeff Sessions up in the air during a press conference Tuesday afternoon, saying he's "disappointed" with his Cabinet member while stopping short of saying whether he'll fire the country's top cop.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:00:00 GMT


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House votes overwhelmingly to approve new sanctions on Russia

The House of Representatives voted to approve the sanctions amid objections from the Trump administration.
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:21 GMT

Meg Whitman is being considered forUber CEO job — but probably won't take it

HP Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman is on the short list for Uber’s open CEO role, but HP says she's not interested.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:38 GMT

Asia markets to open in wake of oil surging more than 3%, Wall Street rising

Asia markets will open for trade on Wednesday following the firmer lead on Wall Street and as oil prices rose overnight.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:24 GMT

Steve Wynn cautions against 'short-term myopia' in defending Macau mass-market softness

Wynn Resorts CEO Steve Wynn cautioned analysts against "short-term myopia" in defending Macau's mass market softness.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:14 GMT

Chipotle hopes that queso will win back customers scared away by norovirus and rodents

Chipotle Mexican Grill is betting big on queso, hoping that the "most requested item" will lure back customers.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:12 GMT

AMD stock soars 10% after strong guidance, earnings beat

AMD said it now expects third-quarter revenue to increase about 15 percent year over year.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:03 GMT

Cramer Remix: Why investors shouldn’t abandon Alphabet

Jim Cramer breaks down Alphabet’s latest earnings and explains why he thinks the company still has potential.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:01 GMT

Watch Trump hold rally in Ohio after dramatic Senate vote to start Obamacare debate

President Donald Trump heads to Ohio on Tuesday night for a campaign-style rally.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:47 GMT

AT&T shares rise after earnings beat

AT&T beat EPS, revenue and wireless adds estimates.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:32 GMT

McCormick CEO defends acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser brands, touts millennial-facing strategy

Jim Cramer sat down with McCormick CEO Lawrence Kurzius, who shot back at criticism about his company's recent takeover.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:24 GMT

Firing Sessions would make it harder to get health care and taxes done, analyst says

A lot of issues have delayed President Donald Trump's pro-growth agenda and firing Jeff Sessions would just add to that, Jimmy Pethokoukis said.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:18 GMT

Trump administration may freeze fuel economy standards

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said it will review the CAFE standards for the model years 2022-2025.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:04 GMT

North Korea threatens 'merciless blow' to US as data shows Moscow aiding regime

North Korea vowed to "strike a merciless blow" to the U.S. as new data showed Moscow is helping to boost the regime.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:46 GMT

US sanctions have taken a big bite out of Russia's economy

As the U.S. steps up sanctions, Russia's shrinking economy is struggling with low oil prices, high inflation, a battered currency and capital flight.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:43 GMT

Hundreds of Facebook cafeteria workers demand a raise

In most U.S. regions, $20 an hour would be a substantial hourly wage. But not in Silicon Valley, where Facebook cafeteria workers just voted to unionize.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:39 GMT

Chipotle shares jump on earnings beat, attributes Virginia norovirus to sick worker

The burrito chain is expected to post earnings of $2.18 per share on $1.19 billion in revenue, according to Thomson Reuters estimates.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:37 GMT

Martin Shkreli quotes Jay-Z to justify why he will duck testifying at securities fraud trial

"You can't omit important pieces of a story and expect the people will be too stupid to figure it out," Shkreli wrote.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:30 GMT

Boston Market could be sold for $400 million

Private equity firm Sun Capital Partners is said to be considering a sale of restaurant chain Boston Market.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:27 GMT

Chipotle's recent norovirus outbreak was the result of lax sick-policy enforcement

Chipotle's reputation took a hit last week after reports surfaced that customers were sickened by norovirus.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:24 GMT

The good news about this earnings season

As a huge share of America’s biggest companies report their results, it’s looking to be an especially temperate season.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:23 GMT

Prosecution and defense plan to rest in Martin Shkreli trial; closing arguments expected Thursday

Jurors could begin deliberating Shkreli's fate on Thursday.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:16 GMT

SEC signals securities trading laws may apply to digital coin offerings

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission hinted Tuesday...
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 21:09 GMT

Op-Ed: Senate shows extreme cowardice in health-care vote

The Senate vote to proceed with an Obamacare repeal & replace debate is still an example of cowardice, says Jake Novak.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:58 GMT

Investors should 'stay the course' to avoid summer swoon, Albion advisor says

Jason Ware said Tuesday on "Power Lunch" he recommends clients "stay the course" to avoid the summer swoon.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:56 GMT

Bitcoin slammed by more than 10% to below $2,500; Ethereum down big too

Bitcoin fell to its lowest in five days Tuesday amid uncertainty.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:41 GMT

Oil surges after Tuesday's settle on reported 10.2 million barrel drop in US crude stockpiles

Oil prices extended gains on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia pledged to curb exports from next month.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:37 GMT

Former Homeland Security chief on Russia probe: I'm worried about 2018 and 2020

The Russia probe is a "serious issue," but there may be more worrying matters to focus on, Michael Chertoff said.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:20 GMT

Senate votes to start debate on Obamacare repeal as Pence is forced to break tie

Passing the motion to proceed does not mean Senate Republicans have a consensus on a bill they can pass.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:19 GMT

Investors are eager to see what the Fed says about inflation

Fed watchers are hanging on how the Fed characterizes one word in its statement Wednesday—and that is inflation.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:19 GMT

Gary Cohn is a contender for Fed chief even though 'he doesn't know this,' Trump says

Cohn and Yellen are both candidates to be the next Chairman of the Federal Reserve, president says.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:17 GMT