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Politics Jul 23WATCH: Trump to speak at ‘Made in America’ event at White House
President Donald Trump is expected to speak at 3:15 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
Politics Jul 19WATCH: Intelligence chief Dan Coats says he wishes Trump hadn’t met alone with Putin
“We need to guarantee to the American people” that their vote matters and is secure, Coats said at the Aspen Security Forum. “It’s the essence of democracy.”…
World Jul 17Trump playing into Putin’s plan ‘either on purpose or by accident,’ Albright says
Russian President Vladimir Putin has a plan to divide the U.S. from its allies, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Tuesday, and President Donald Trump is “playing into that plan either on purpose or by accident.” Albright joins Judy…
Politics Jul 16The many different ways Trump has described Putin and Russian election interference
Since running for president, Trump’s characterization of Putin and his relationship with him has shifted -- and shifted again.
Politics Jul 13Trump asked Russia to find Clinton’s emails. On or around the same day, Russians targeted her accounts
"Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing, I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press," Trump said in a July 27, 2016, news conference.
Nation Jul 13Read Mueller’s full indictment against 12 Russian officers for election interference
The allegations came in the latest indictment from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the elections and possible ties to President Donald Trump's campaign, and days before Trump's scheduled meeting with Putin.
World Jul 105 important stories that have nothing to do with the Supreme Court fight
It can be hard to keep up with the rush of news that comes out of Washington, D.C. The PBS NewsHour takes a moment every week to bring you important stories happening beyond the Beltway. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Economy Jul 065 important takeaways from the June jobs report
The U.S. economy surpassed expectations in June, adding more jobs than expected even as the unemployment rate rose slightly to 4 percent.
Politics Jul 05Scott Pruitt resigns as head of EPA, Trump says
Scott Pruitt has resigned as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, President Donald Trump announced Thursday in a tweet.
Politics Jun 20Read Trump’s full executive order on family separation
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that will stop the practice of separating children and parents detained at the U.S.-Mexico border while trying to enter the country illegally. Read it here.