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Does Mueller's probe infringe upon Trump's constitutional authority?

Does Mueller's probe infringe upon Trump's constitutional authority?President Trump on Wednesday tweeted comments arguing that special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into the firings of former FBI Director James Comey and national security adviser Michael Flynn is “an intrusion” into the president’s constitutional power.



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Ex-Port Authority Honcho Caren Turner Apologizes for Obscenity-Laced Rant at Cops

Ex-Port Authority Honcho Caren Turner Apologizes for Obscenity-Laced Rant at CopsTurner says she "let me emotions get the better of me."



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Video: Former Port Authority ethics chair swore at officers

Video: Former Port Authority ethics chair swore at officersTENAFLY, N.J. (AP) — A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey commissioner caught on camera delivering an expletive-laced tirade to police officers during a traffic stop has resigned.



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Port Authority official seen ranting at officers resigns

Port Authority official seen ranting at officers resignsA Port Authority commissioner who resigned last week was seen on video cursing at two police officers during a traffic stop. The footage shows her trying to pull rank. CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz reports.



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China says lifting term limits is about protecting authority of party

China says lifting term limits is about protecting authority of partyRemoving presidential term limits in the state constitution is about protecting the authority of the ruling Communist Party with President Xi Jinping at its center, a Chinese government spokesman said on Sunday. The party said last Sunday it would remove the two-term limit clause, setting the stage for Xi to stay in office indefinitely should he wish, prompting accusations from some in the country that China is set to become another North Korea. While the party’s official People’s Daily said on Thursday the move did not mean life-long terms, the proposal has caused unease in China.



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Trump won’t seek new authority for wider Syria mission after hammering ISIS

Trump won’t seek new authority for wider Syria mission after hammering ISISThe U.S. mission in Syria is shifting away from defeating the ISIS on the battlefield, but the president does not plan to ask Congress for new war powers there.



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Bannon rejects authority of House Intel Cmte

Bannon rejects authority of House Intel CmteMichael Schmidt, Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about Robert Mueller's subpoena of Steve Bannon and Bannon's refusal to honor a second subpoena from the House Intelligence Committee.



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'ISIS-Inspired' Explosion Injures 3 at New York City's Port Authority Bus Terminal

'ISIS-Inspired' Explosion Injures 3 at New York City's Port Authority Bus TerminalChaos broke out in the busy Manhattan travel hub Monday.



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Suspect Captured In 'Terror-Related' Explosion Near New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal

Suspect Captured In 'Terror-Related' Explosion Near New York's Port Authority Bus TerminalNew York City police said they were investigating a possible explosion in New York City’s transit system near Eight Avenue and 42nd Street in the Times Square area of Manhattan on Monday.



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Trump has no authority “to give away Jerusalem to an occupying power,” Palestinian official says

Trump has no authority “to give away Jerusalem to an occupying power,” Palestinian official saysPalestinian leaders are vowing to snub the White House following President Trump’s decision Wednesday to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.



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