A federal judge on Monday denied a request from President Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen to review the documents seized from the lawyer’s home and office last week before prosecutors see them, dealing a setback to Trump’s legal team.
Lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee introduced new Authorization for the Use of Military Force legislation to replace current war authorizations from 2001 and 2002 that have not been revised since they were passed.
California authorities pushed back Monday on a Trump administration official’s claim that Gov. Jerry Brown rejected terms of the National Guard’s initial deployment to the Mexican border.
A $12,000 charter flight by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was reviewed and approved by department ethics officials without complete information, because staffers who helped schedule the trip did not provide sufficient details, an internal watchdog said Monday.
TheÂ Trump administration said Monday that it was “considering additional sanctions on Russia,” a day after U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley stated emphatically that such penalties were imminent.
The chief of staff for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt authorized salary increases for at least three employees — one of which was worth 72 percent, the agency’s watchdog said Monday.
Arizona Sen. John McCain underwent surgery during the weekend to â€œtreat an intestinal infection related to diverticulitis,â€ his office said on Monday.
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