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  1. Trump slams late night comedians for 'unfunny' anti-Trump jokes

    10.07 / 13:01 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump lashed out at late night comedians and the media on Twitter Saturday morning, suggesting that Republicans aren't given "equal time" to Democrats on television."Late Night …
  2. Democrats rush to cut ties with Harvey Weinstein

    10.07 / 13:01 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Weinstein he has long been one of the most prominent figures on the liberal donor…
  3. Treasury watchdog investigating surveillance allegations

    10.07 / 13:01 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The Treasury Department's inspector general said Friday that it is probing allegations that the department's intelligence division has been illegally looking at private financial records of U.S. c…
  4. Trump calls Schumer for help on reviving health-care push: report

    10.07 / 02:00 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump called Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Friday to ask for help on reviving health-care legislation, according to …
  5. McMaster appoints ex-CIA officer to security council

    10.07 / 01:00 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump's National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster has officially filled the position on the National Security Council that oversees the intelligence community, according to…
  6. California challenges Trump’s rollback of birth control mandate

    10.06 / 23:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    California Attorney General Xavier Bercerra (D) on Friday filed a lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's rollback of an Obama-era policy that required employers include birth control coverage in their health…
  7. Trump meets with Amb. Huntsman before he returns to Moscow

    10.06 / 23:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump met with his ambassador to Russia on Friday evening, according to a White House press release.Trump met with former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman and his wife, Mary Kaye Huntsman, before the diplomat…
  8. Scalise: Pence aide ‘overzealous’ calling for a GOP purge

    10.06 / 23:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) said it's "overzealous" to call for a purge on GOP donors who haven't supported the administration's agenda.He was responding to a recent remark from Vice President Pe…
  9. Pence dodges on Trump’s ‘calm before the storm’ remark

    10.06 / 23:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Vice President Pence reportedly dodged questions from reporters on Friday about President Trump's remark about a "calm before the storm," referring questions to the White House."I'd refer you to the White House o…
  10. US travelers to Cuba report symptoms similar to diplomats

    10.06 / 23:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The State Department is warning U.S. citizens in Cuba to avoid two hotels in Havana after travelers reported similar symptoms to diplomats subjected to sonic-based attacks at the U.S. embassy.CBS News and Reuters r…
  11. Poll: Trump's approval rating hits 32 percent

    10.06 / 21:58 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump's approval rating has sunk to a new low, according to a newly released Associated Press/NORC Center for Public …
  12. Pence heading to Las Vegas on Saturday after shooting

    10.06 / 21:58 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Vice President Pence is heading to Las Vegas on Saturday as the city recovers from the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.According to a White House pool report, the vice president's office said Pence …
  13. DNC takes heat for giving Weinstein money to political groups

    10.06 / 21:58 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The Democratic National Committee is taking heat from the right for donating the money it received last cycle from film producer Harvey Weinstein to a trio of liberal political groups, rather than nonprofits that…
  14. ICE director signals 'at-large arrests' over new California sanctuary law

    10.06 / 21:58 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The country's top immigration cop said Friday his agents "will have no choice" but to conduct workplace and neighborhood immigration raids in light of California's new sanctuary law.Immigration and Customs E…
  15. Trump: Las Vegas victims will 'never be forgotten'

    10.06 / 21:58 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump vowed in his weekly address released Friday that the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting "will never be forgotten" amid fresh debate over the nation's gun laws."Among the fallen were young …
  16. White House maintains Trump has confidence in Tillerson

    10.06 / 20:18 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders disputed media reports that secretary of State Rex Tillerson is on the way out on Friday, maintaining that President Trump continues to have confidence in …
  17. Trump to sell tax plan in Pennsylvania next week

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Trump said he wants to "dramatically reduce the tax on American manufacturers so that we can compete and win on the world…
  18. White House: Trump is the one 'keeping the world from chaos'

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday responded to Sen. Bob Corker's (R-Tenn.) suggestion that a select group of Trump administration officials…
  19. Maxine Waters to Tillerson: 'Bye Felicia!'

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), one of President Trump's loudest critics, ripped Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Friday, saying his "plans are backfiring" at the State…
  20. VA gov candidate calls Trump's Twitter attack on him 'despicable'

    10.06 / 19:39 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam, the Democratic nominee for Virginia governor, called President Trump's Twitter attacks on him "despicable" in an interview Friday.On Thursday, Trump promoted Republican nominee Ed …