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Graham asks FBI director for briefing on Roger Stone raid

Graham asks FBI director for briefing on Roger Stone raidWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham said Wednesday that he wants a briefing from the FBI on the tactics it used last week when agents arrested President Donald Trump's confidant Roger Stone as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.



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Senate judiciary chair requests FBI briefing on arrest of Trump ally

Senate judiciary chair requests FBI briefing on arrest of Trump allyThe Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate judiciary panel on Wednesday requested a briefing from the FBI on the arrest of Roger Stone, a longtime associate of President Donald Trump, in an inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. Senator Lindsey Graham said he was concerned about the number of agents involved, tactics employed and the timing of Stone’s arrest on Friday in Florida. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating U.S. allegations that Russia meddled in the election and whether members of the campaign of then-Republican candidate Trump coordinated with Moscow officials.



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Donald Trump Made His First Appearance in the White House Briefing Room

Donald Trump Made His First Appearance in the White House Briefing RoomPresident Donald Trump made his first appearance in the White House briefing room Thursday after Democrats formally took over the House.



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Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing

Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefingThe president’s invitation, which was described by congressional sources as a briefing and not a negotiating session, was sent to the top two Democrats and Republicans in both the Senate and the House of Representatives. Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office said he would attend the briefing, which is set for Wednesday. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the specifics of the briefing.



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The Latest: White House invites Hill leaders to briefing

The Latest: White House invites Hill leaders to briefingWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local):



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Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing, source says

Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing, source saysPresident Trump invites congressional leaders to a briefing on border security as a government shutdown over his $ 5 billion border wall demand drags on.



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Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing, source says

Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing, source saysPresident Trump invites congressional leaders to a briefing on border security as a government shutdown over his $ 5 billion border wall demand drags on.



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Trump 'storms out and throws briefing papers across floor' after extraordinary televised row with Pelosi and Schumer

Trump 'storms out and throws briefing papers across floor' after extraordinary televised row with Pelosi and SchumerA frustrated Donald Trump reportedly threw briefing papers across the White House floor following his chaotic televised meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer. Ms Pelosi and Mr Schumer were widely considered to have bested Mr Trump after the 72-year-old was goaded into admitting he would be “proud” to partially shut down the government if congress refuses to approve $ 5bn in border wall funding. Following the dispute, Mr Trump “stormed out” of the Oval Office, and, holding a folder of briefing papers, “scattered them out of frustration – threw them across the room”, according to the LA Times’ White House reporter Eli Stokols.



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Your Evening Briefing

Your Evening BriefingPresident Emmanuel Macron held himself out as the standard-bearer of internationalism, a beacon of light in a world clouded by rightward-shifting, isolationist leaders. President Donald Trump nominated William Barr, who served as U.S. attorney general during the first Bush administration, to the same job. A critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Barr had urged President George H.W. Bush to pardon six people implicated in the Reagan Administration’s Iran-Contra scandal.



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After CIA Briefing, Senators Lay Blame On Saudi Crown Prince In Khashoggi Killing

After CIA Briefing, Senators Lay Blame On Saudi Crown Prince In Khashoggi KillingWASHINGTON (AP) — Breaking with President Donald Trump, senators leaving a



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