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Judge rejects restraining order on evidence seized from Trump’s personal lawyer

5:35 pm Apr. 16, 2018

A federal judge in New York on Monday refused a request by lawyers for President Donald Trump to stop federal investigators from going through evidence seized from Mr. Trump’s personal lawyer, but the judge held off on deciding how best to review those materials for questions of possible attorney-client privilege involving the President, and whether that should keep some of the evidence out of the hands of prosecutors.

In a several

With U.S. strikes, Trump continues hard line with Russia over Syrian chemical attacks

8:04 am Apr. 14, 2018

As President Donald Trump announced military action on Friday night by the U.S., France, and Britain to punish Syria for its use of chemical weapons, Mr. Trump directly criticized Russian leader Vladimir Putin for not doing more to rein in Syria’s use of chemical weapons, once more calling on the Russian government to change course on the Assad regime.

“In 2013, President Putin and his government promised the world that they

US strikes on Syria see support, opposition, from both parties in Congress

10:33 pm Apr. 13, 2018

The decision by President Donald Trump to authorize military action along with France and Britain to punish Syria for the use of chemical weapons drew strong bipartisan support as well as opposition from Democrats and Republicans in the Congress, though members of both parties also called for votes in the House and Senate to specifically authorize such action.

“I support the attack because Assad must be held accountable for the use

With new book out, President Trump calls Comey a “slime ball”

8:27 am Apr. 13, 2018

With a new tell-all book out from former FBI Director James Comey painting an unflattering picture of the Commander-in-Chief, President Donald Trump on Friday attacked Comey as an “untruthful slime ball,” arguing that Comey should be prosecuted for leaking classified information.

“It was my great honor to fire James Comey!” Trump declared in a pair of breakfast-time tweets. “James Comey is a proven LEAKER & LIAR.”

The first reports on Comey’s