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President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for crimes that included facilitating the National Enquirer's payment to Playboy model Karen McDougal.
Joseph Sabia was set to testify on the effects of raising the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, a priority for House Democrats in the next Congress.
On Monday, the high court announced that it would not review two lower court decisions that temporarily banned Louisiana and Kansas from cutting Planned Parenthood's Medicaid funding.
Sacca's plans come during a seismic shift in how political movements and causes are funded and organized, largely through online entities.
President Trump is responding to his weakening political position by trying ever-harder to display strength. The display is not convincing.
So far this month, Vice President Mike Pence has attended the inauguration of Mexico's new president, delivered remarks as the late President George H.W. Bush lay in state and held two formal calls with U.S. allies.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the incoming freshman lawmaker from New York, has renewed longstanding debates on the financial challenges facing members of Congress and their staff.
An ordinance that would add new regulations for short-term rental housing on Airbnb and other vacation rental websites was approved Tuesday by the Los Angeles City Council but the company insisted a more comprehensive policy was a better approach.
"I got the job done by being truthful, but also by letting him be unpredictable and not showing our cards," the departing U.N. ambassador tells NBC News.
Cohen admitted facilitating hush-money payments to porn star Stormy Daniels and Playboy model Karen McDougal. He also admitted lying to Congress about President Trump's involvement in an aborted deal to build a Trump Tower in Russia.
"The worst-case scenario is things fall apart and we go into a global trade war," the former White House advisor says.
Trump's lawyer Charles Harder said that the fees that Daniels was ordered to pay amount to 75 percent of Trump's legal feels in the case.
"I am proud to shut down the government for border security," Trump said during a tense argument with Schumer and Pelosi. "If we don't get what we want, one way or the other ... I will shut down the government, absolutely."
Trump says he would be "proud" to shut down parts of the government if it results in his border wall.
In a heavily redacted court filing Friday, Mueller laid out five lies Manafort is alleged to have told after he signed the plea agreement.
The USDA announced its final plans this month to roll back certain regulations from the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act.