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Trump lawyer to testify publicly to committee

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. (AP photo)

The Senate Intelligence Committee said it will hear testimony from Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, in an open session after the panel canceled his closed-door meeting with staff on Tuesday. The panel, probing Russia’s meddling in the 2016 ...

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Trump targets effort to protect LGBT workers

President Donald Trump’s administration came out against an effort by civil rights groups to ban workplace discrimination against gays and lesbians nationwide, putting him at odds with some of the country’s most valuable companies. The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday ...

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Trump begins shifting courts to the right

Neil Gorsuch recited the oath of office April 10 to become an associate justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. President Donald Trump, shown in the background, has a big opportunity to reshape the federal judiciary. (Bloomberg News photo)

Although he’s been thwarted so far on his legislative agenda before Congress, most notably on health care, President Donald Trump has a big opportunity to reshape another branch of government outside his control: the federal judiciary. He has already moved swiftly to ...

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