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Trump Stays Quiet on Shooting Victims, Fumes Over Russia

Trump Stays Quiet on Shooting Victims, Fumes Over Russia

By Catherine Lucey And Jonathan Lemire | Feb 19
President Donald Trump spent the holiday weekend hunkered down at his Florida estate, watching cable television news, grousing to club members and advisers and fuming over the investigation of Russian election meddling.

Biden, in Public and Private, Tiptoes Toward A 2020 Run

Biden, in Public and Private, Tiptoes Toward A 2020 Run

By Josh Lederman | Feb 18
Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides.

Trump Vents Frustration over Russia Probe, Rails Against FBI

Trump Vents Frustration over Russia Probe, Rails Against FBI

By Catherine Lucey | Feb 18
President Donald Trump on Sunday asserted that the Obama administration bears some blame for the election meddling, insisted he never denied that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 U.S. campaign and said "they are laughing their asses off in Moscow."

How to Disrupt An Election: Fake IDs, Fraud and Facebook

How to Disrupt An Election: Fake IDs, Fraud and Facebook

By Desmond Butler, Stephen Braun, and Ryan Nakashima | Feb 18
A year before Donald Trump announced his presidential candidacy, two Russian operatives landed in the United States to lay groundwork for an intelligence operation targeting the legitimacy of the 2016 election.

No, Fidel Castro is Not Canada PM Trudeau's Father

No, Fidel Castro is Not Canada PM Trudeau's Father

Feb 18
A story claiming that Fidel Castro was the father of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not true. Cuba has never claimed it and Trudeau's parents never visited Cuba until several years after Justin Trudeau was born.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Collapse of Immigration Effort

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Collapse of Immigration Effort

By Calvin Woodward | Feb 18
President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for abandoning the young immigrants whose legal status is up in the air because of a step he took six months ago.

Russian Election Plot Touched Even Minor Trump Supporters

Russian Election Plot Touched Even Minor Trump Supporters

By Catherine Lucey | Feb 18
The request was simple: Organize or attend a sign-waving rally supporting Donald Trump. But some of the Florida Republicans on the receiving end of those requests now know that they didn't come from Republican allies, but from Russian adversaries.

Trump Overreaches to Claim Indictment Proves 'No Collusion'

Trump Overreaches to Claim Indictment Proves 'No Collusion'

By Zeke Miller | Feb 17
Trump's cheers of vindication Friday appeared to be more show than substance: The administration still harbors deep worries about the direction of Mueller's nine-month probe, which has shown no signs of abating.

Romney, Favored in Senate Bid, Could Take on Outsized Role

Romney, Favored in Senate Bid, Could Take on Outsized Role

By Matthew Daly | Feb 17
His extensive resume has many Republicans looking to Romney to take on a role as Senate elder statesman and counterweight to a president many in the GOP see as divisive and undignified.

Russians Charged with Meddling in 2016 Presidential Race

Russians Charged with Meddling in 2016 Presidential Race

By Eric Tucker | Feb 16
Thirteen Russians, including a businessman close to Vladimir Putin were charged Friday in an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election through social media propaganda.

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