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An election meddling expert says don't expect Mueller to find strong evidence of collusion — even if President Donald Trump or his associates helped Russia to interfere in the 2016 election.
Papadopoulos was released from an Oxford, Wisconsin, federal prison Friday morning around 9 a.m. local time. He was also sentenced to one year of supervised release, and must pay a $9,500 fine.
While people of color represent 38 percent of the U.S. population, they make up only 14 percent of top staff in the House of Representatives and 7 percent of top staff in the Senate.
Trump says he will name State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert to succeed Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
President Donald Trump called former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson "dumb as a rock" a day after Tillerson said the president encouraged him to break the law while he was in the administration.
In addition, federal prosecutors in New York will be filing a sentencing memo detailing Cohen's cooperation after his guilty plea in their separate case against him.
"Deepfakes" began with celebrities' faces getting inserted into porn videos. Now the nascent phenomenon could be a threat to democracy, according to experts.
Until now, the special counsel's investigation has loomed as a singular threat to further erode the president's standing. But the uncertainty on display in gyrating financial markets this week has darkened expectations for Trump's last two years.
The Republican-controlled state legislature in Wisconsin passed a set of bills on Wednesday to limit the power of the new Democratic governor and attorney general, part of a growing trendalso seen in Michigan and North Carolina.
The state's Board of Elections declined to certify GOP pastor Mark Harris' unofficial victory over Democratic Marine veteran Dan McCready in North Carolina's 9th District last week as absentee ballot irregularities emerged.
The case concerns the so-called "dual sovereignty" exception to the Constitution's Double Jeopardy clause.
Led by O'Rourke chief of staff David Wysong, the three-term Texas congressman's inner circle has been engaging with political players from the states, which hold the earliest contests of the presidential primary season.
"If China cracks down on this 'horror drug,' using the Death Penalty for distributors and pushers, the results will be incredible!" the president tweets.
In the 25 years since Bush left office, the end of the Cold War gave rise to new tensions with Russia. NAFTA is on the chopping block. But Clarence Thomas remains on the court, and David Souter's legacy has not been forgotten.
Germany's largest and dominant political party is holding a crucial vote to elect a new leader and the winner could also become Germany's next chancellor.
The special counsel in a sentencing memo said Michael Flynn's "substantial assistance" to his probe warrants a light criminal sentence — which could include no jail time for the retired Army lieutentant general.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.