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US, Russia Blame Each Other in Near-Collision of Warships

WASHINGTON — The U.S. and Russia accused each other of unsafe actions on Friday after an American guided-missile cruiser and a Russian destroyer came within 165 feet of each other in the Philippine Sea. "We consider Russia's actions during this interaction ...
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Trump Tried to Seize Control of Mueller Probe, Report Says

WASHINGTON — Public at last, special counsel Robert Mueller's report revealed to a waiting nation Thursday that President Donald Trump had tried to seize control of the Russia probe and force Mueller's removal to stop him from investigating potential obstructi...

Barr’s Full Statement on Mueller Report

Despite President Donald Trump's efforts to derail Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election, Muller could not conclusively determine that Trump had committ...
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Putin Hosts Turkey’s Leader to Discuss Syria, Weapons Deals

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday hosted Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks focusing on the situation in Syria, the sale of advanced Russian missiles to Turkey and other economic deals. Turkey has ignored U.S. demands to ab...
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Where the Investigations Related to President Trump Stand

WASHINGTON — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: What Do I Need to Know Right Now? The Justice Department says that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that T...