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Texas vote set on 'bathroom bill' despite police…

Police chiefs from Texas' largest cities are rallying outside the state Capitol in opposition to a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, as the Senate lurches toward a new vote

Trump praises Senate health care vote at rally

President Trump praised the Senate's recent health care vote at a rally in Youngstown, Ohio.

Trump takes aim at his AG, wants him to be…

The president was unwilling to put a timeline on when or whether he would fire Sessions; Kevin Corke explains on 'Special Report'

Trump on Sessions' Future As Attorney General…

President Donald Trump reiterated his disappointment with Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday.

America's Mayors Still Aren't On Board With…

Mayors have been speaking out about the GOP's plan to repeal Obamacare for months.

Sources: Former Trump campaign chair meets with…

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman met with Senate investigators Tuesday, providing his recollection of a Trump Tower meeting with a Russian lawyer and agreeing to turn over contemporaneous notes of the gathering last year

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Senate opens 'Obamacare' debate at last but…

Prodded by President Donald Trump, a bitterly divided Senate has voted, at long last, to open debate on legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'

Dueling words in Congress

After a spat over health care, and comments caught on a hot mic, two Republicans in Congress apologized to each other.

Manafort and Kushner talk to investigators about…

Senate judiciary leadership subpoenaed the former Trump campaign chairman, while the president's son-in-law answered questions from the House Intel Committee; Catherine Herridge goes in-depth for 'Special Report'

The Senate's Debate On Health Care Reform Is…

Senate took a controversial vote Tuesday on the motion to proceed with the Republicans' health care reform effort.

Sen. John McCain Returns To The Senate To Vote On…

McCain said he's also looking forward to discussing the National Defense Authorization Act, as well as sanctions on Iran, Russia and North Korea.

Justice Dept. rules intensify crackdown on…

The Justice Department says it won't give cities law enforcement grant money unless they give federal immigration authorities access to jails and alert them when someone facing deportation will be released from custody

Trump, Lebanese leader pledge solidarity against…

President Donald Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri pledge solidarity in fighting terrorism

Manafort subpoena dropped, source tells CNN

A source tells CNN that a deal has been reached between Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign manager, and the Senate Judiciary Committee, allowing Manafort to avoid appearing in a public session.

McCain returns, Senate takes major step in…

Vice President Pence broke the tie allowing the Republican reform effort to pass its first procedural hurdle; Mike Emanuel explains on 'Special Report'

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Trump Tweet May Have Confirmed The Existence Of A…

While criticizing a Washington Post story, the president appeared to confirm the existence of a secret program to arm Syrian rebels.

Trump's Boy Scouts Speech Didn't Seem Geared To…

President Donald Trump's address at the Boy Scouts' National Jamboree quickly spiraled into something you'd expect to hear at a campaign rally.

Missouri sends governor law tightening abortion regulations

Missouri senators are weighing whether the state's attorney general should have total authority to prosecute abortion law violations or only if local prosecutors refuse to act

The Latest: Capitol Police arrest 95 in…

U.S. Capitol Police say they arrested nearly 100 people during protests over legislation that would roll back much of former President Barack Obama's health care law.

Tapper breaks down Trump's Boy Scout speech

CNN's Jake Tapper takes a look at President Trump's speech at the 2017 Boy Scout Jamboree.

Sen. John McCain: 'We're getting nothing done'

Sen. John McCain returned to the Senate for the first time since his brain cancer diagnosis, addressing the need for bipartisanship amid the gridlock facing the chamber. Watch the best moments of McCain's rousing speech

Al Gore Has A Message For The Next Generation's…

The former vice president wants millennials to organize around climate action.

Moving The Needle: Saving Lives In The Heroin…

Our special report digs into syringe exchanges, supervised injection and new ways America is fighting to save lives from heroin addiction.

Aide says congressman's opponent was paid to drop from race

Federal officials say a campaign aide to a judge who ran against a U.S. representative from Pennsylvania has admitted she helped funnel cash from the congressman to her ex-boss in exchange for him dropping out of a 2012 race

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What could happen if Jeff Sessions is pushed out…

President Donald Trump's withering invective about Jeff Sessions over the last week an effort to pressure the attorney general into resigning with an eye to ending the Justice Department investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election

Pence breaks health care tie in Senate

Vice President Mike Pence cast the tiebreaking vote as Senate Republicans voted to advance to floor debate on their efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. CNN's Ryan Nobles reports.

Sen. Collins calls GOP Rep. 'Unattractive' on hot…

Listen to the audio of Sen. Susan Collins insults Rep. Blake Farenthold’s appearance on a hot mic