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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2017 file photo, Anthony Scaramucci, a senior adviser to President-elect Donald Trump, talks to reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. CNN isn't commenting Monday, June 26, as to what led it to retract a story about a supposed investigation into a pre-inaugural meeting between an associate of Trump and the head of a Russian investment fund. The story posted Thursday on CNN's website said Senate investigators are looking into the meeting between Scaramucci and Kirill Dmitriev, whose Russian Direct Investment Fund guides investments by U.S. entities in Russia. Scaramucci, in the story, said he exchanged pleasantries in a restaurant with Dmitriev. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
CNN accepts resignations of 3 involved in retracted storyCNN accepts resignations of three journalists involved in retracted story about Trump associate and a meeting with a Russian financial official
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during a the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attackThe White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack
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FILE- In this March 2, 2017, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence, right, speaks before administering the oath of office to Energy Secretary Rick Perry, left, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. Perry said Monday, June 26, that the Trump administration is confident officials can "pave the path toward U.S. energy dominance" by exporting oil, gas and coal to markets around the world, and promoting nuclear energy and even renewables such as wind and solar power. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Trump pushes 'energy week' and goal of exporting resourcesWith U.S. exports of oil and natural gas surging, President Donald Trump says the U.S. is on the brink of becoming a net exporter of oil, gas and other resources
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Marilia Frutuoso, center, joins other protesters outside the Federal Courthouse to protest a new Texas "sanctuary cities" bill that aligns with the president's tougher stance on illegal immigration, Monday, June 26, 2017, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
No immediate ruling on fate of Texas' 'sanctuary cities' lawA federal judge is considering whether a new Texas "sanctuary cities" crackdown backed by the Trump administration can take effect
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., looks out after boarding an elevator Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. Senate Republicans unveil a revised health care bill in hopes of securing support from wavering GOP lawmakers, including one who calls the drive to whip his party's bill through the Senate this week "a little offensive." (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsuredBudget office estimates the Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026
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Representative-elect Karen Handel, R-Ga., right, kisses her husband Steve Handel before a ceremonial swearing-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. Handel, the Republican winner of the most expensive House race ever, is preparing to take her seat representing Atlanta's outskirts, along with a South Carolina Republican who claimed a narrower-than-expected victory to retain a strongly Republican seat. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
2 GOP lawmakers take seats after special election winsThe Republican winner of the most expensive House race ever took her seat representing Atlanta's outskirts, along with a South Carolina Republican who claimed a narrower-than-expected victory to retain a strongly Republican seat
The Associated Press3 hours ago
President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hug while making statements in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Trump, Modi exchange hugs during Rose Garden statementsPresident Donald Trump found out Monday that India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a hugger
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FILE--In this July 26, 2016 file photo, former Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., hugs wife Jane during the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Sanders and his wife Jane O'Meara Sanders have hired lawyers in the face of federal investigations into the finances of the now-defunct Burlington College, which closed last year due, many feel, to debts incurred when Jane Sanders entered into an ill-advised real estate deal. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Feds looking into Bernie Sanders' wife over real estate dealA spokesman for the wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says she has hired a lawyer as federal investigators examine a real estate deal involving a Vermont college she once ran
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President Donald Trump walks out from the Oval Office to make a joint statement with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Poll: Scant global confidence in Trump on foreign affairsA new Pew Research Center survey finds few outside the U.S. expressing confidence in President Donald Trump's ability to do the right thing on international affairs. Most also disapprove of some of Trump's major policies.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Longtime Trump ally defends qualifications for housing jobA longtime Donald Trump ally named chief of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's regional office in New York and New Jersey is defending her qualifications
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Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, center, leaves U.S. District Court on the first day of his contempt-of-court trial with attorney Mark Goldman, left, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Prosecutors use Joe Arpaio's immigration talk against himProsecutors trying to convict former Sheriff Joe Arpaio of violating a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants displayed comments he made in news releases and TV interviews in which he bragged about immigration enforcement
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Interior Department OKs survey for Alaska wilderness roadThe U.S. Interior Department has granted Alaska permission to survey wilderness within a national wildlife refuge for a possible road
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