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Trump Campaign Russia Contacts Alarm Intelligence Experts

Trump Campaign Russia Contacts Alarm Intelligence Experts

By Susannah George | Dec 12
From suggestions of "political synergy" and offers of business deals to contact with more than a dozen people in then-candidate Donald Trump's orbit, Russian outreach to the Trump campaign has a familiar and alarming pattern to experts in the intelligence

Judge Gives Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen 3 Years in Prison

Judge Gives Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen 3 Years in Prison

By Larry Neumeister and Tom Hays | Dec 12
Michael Cohen, who as President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for an array of crimes that included arranging the payment of hush money to two women that he says was done at the direction of Trump.

Carbon Conscious: How One Man is Shrinking His Footprint

Carbon Conscious: How One Man is Shrinking His Footprint

By Frank Jordans and Daniel Niemann | Dec 12
Dirk Gratzel counts his carbon emissions. He's among a small but growing number of people looking for ways to cut their personal greenhouse gas emissions from levels that scientists say are unsustainable if global warming is to be curbed.

Trump Administration: Trans Troops Okay — If They Don't Transition

Trump Administration: Trans Troops Okay — If They Don't Transition

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 12
An attorney with the Trump administration's Department of Justice told a circuit court in Washington, D.C. that trans troops would not be tossed out of the military for being trans... just for doing something about it.

Watch: Former Officer Says CHP Stands for 'California Homophobic Patrol'

Watch: Former Officer Says CHP Stands for 'California Homophobic Patrol'

Dec 12
Jay Brome is a two-decade veteran of the California Highway Patrol, or CHP — but, according to the former officer, "[F]or me, CHP means something else: 'California Homophobic Patrol."

4 Journalists and a Newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

4 Journalists and a Newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

By David Bauder | Dec 12
Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year in what it said was an effort to emphasize the importance of reporters' work in an increasingly hostile world.

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

By Laurie Kellman | Dec 12
In public, Nancy Pelosi lectured Donald Trump on the Constitution and wagged a finger at him for characterizing her "strength." In private, she questioned his "manhood" — and her disdain for him became public, again, anyway.

Flynn's Lawyers Say His Lie to FBI 'Uncharacteristic'

Flynn's Lawyers Say His Lie to FBI 'Uncharacteristic'

By Eric Tucker and Chad Day | Dec 12
Lawyers for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn asked a judge Tuesday to spare him prison time, saying he had devoted his career to his country and taken responsibility for an "uncharacteristic error in judgment."

Trump Bickers with Dem Leaders, Threatens Gov't Shutdown

Trump Bickers with Dem Leaders, Threatens Gov't Shutdown

By Matthew Daly and Catherine Lucey | Dec 11
Arguing heatedly in public with Democratic leaders, President Donald Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday to shut down the government if Congress doesn't provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border.

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Dec 11
Hertz said Tuesday it is teaming up with Clear, the maker of biometric screening kiosks found at many airports, in an effort to slash the time it takes to pick up a rental car.

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