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Bill Clinton: Accusation that foundation paid for daughter's wedding is an insult

Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday denied accusations that his charity used donations for Haiti to pay for his daughter Chelsea's wedding to investment banker Mark Mezvinsky in 2010.

Presidential Election of 2016

News Analysis: Hillary Clinton Ignited a Feminist Movement. By Losing.

She was poised to lead and now is on the sidelines.

Chris Matthews apologizes for making comment about 'Bill Cosby pill' before interviewing Hillary Clinton

What Trump supporters think of his 'shithole' remark

Reports that Donald Trump referred to certain nations as "shithole countries" during a Thursday meeting in the Oval Office have inflamed his critics and drawn condemnation from the international community.

Lemon to Trump supporters: Bless your heart

CNN's Don Lemon responds to President Trump's reported comments criticizing immigrants coming to the US from what he called "shithole countries."

Conway's Hillary Clinton claim debunked

CNN's John King takes a look at some of the times President Trump has talked or tweeted about Hillary Clinton after Kellyanne Conway said of the White House staff, "nobody here talks about her."

Trump once again brings up Hillary Clinton

President Donald Trump on Thursday morning kept up his attacks on 2016 election opponent Hillary Clinton, more than 14 months after his victory over her.

Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody here talks about Hillary Clinton'

Kellyanne Conway claimed Wednesday evening that while many cannot get over the 2016 presidential election, the White House does not talk about Hillary Clinton.

Cuomo, Conway spar over Clinton talk

Kellyanne Conway and CNN's Chris Cuomo go back and forth over why Hillary Clinton's name continues to come up more than a year after the election.

GOP House investigators want James Comey to testify on Clinton email investigation

House Republicans are preparing to ask former FBI Director James Comey to testify as part of the Republican-led probe into the FBI and Justice Department handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation.

Presidential Election of 2016

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Oprah the Un-Trump, or the Un-Clinton?

The Oprah hoopla has plenty to do with regrets about 2016.


Bill Clinton joins calls for release of Reuters journalists in Myanmar

YANGON (Reuters) - Calls grew on Tuesday for the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar facing accusations of breaching the country's Official Secrets Act, with former U.S. President Bill Clinton urging that they be freed immediately.

Schiff: Clinton investigation is political

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Adam Schiff suggested Sunday that the White House pressed federal authorities to investigate allegations of corruption against the Clinton Foundation, the charity of former President Bill and Hillary Clinton.


Trump on Twitter (Jan 5) - Dow record, Clinton, Bannon

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

United States Politics and Government

Amid Calls from Trump, F.B.I. Renews Questions Over Clinton Foundation

Career prosecutors shut down the case in 2016 over lack of evidence. The new interest comes as Mr. Trump has taken the highly unusual step of calling for investigations into political rivals.

Feds actively investigating Clinton Foundation

Federal authorities are actively investigating allegations of corruption related to the Clinton Foundation, the charity of Bill and Hillary Clinton, according to a US official briefed on the matter.


Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Jan 5) - Dow record, Russia, Clinton

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.


Justice Dept. launches new Clinton Foundation probe: The Hill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has begun an investigation into whether the Clinton Foundation conducted "pay-to-play" politics or other illegal activities during Hillary Clinton's tenure as secretary of state, The Hill reported on Thursday, citing law enforcement officials and a witness.


Justice Dept launches new Clinton Foundation probe: The Hill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has begun an investigation into whether the Clinton Foundation conducted "pay-to-play" politics or other illegal activities during Hillary Clinton's tenure as secretary of state, The Hill reported on Thursday, citing law enforcement officials and a witness.


Firefighters extinguish small fire at Clintons' property in Chappaqua, New York

(Reuters) - A small fire broke out on Wednesday at a structure used by the Secret Service behind the home of former President Bill Clinton and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Chappaqua, New York, the agency said.


Firefighters put out blaze at Clintons' property in Chappaqua, New York

(Reuters) - Firefighters put out a blaze on Wednesday at a Secret Service building on the property of the home of former President Bill Clinton and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Chappaqua, New York, police and a Clinton spokesman said.

Fire reported at Clinton home

A fire was reported Wednesday afternoon at a New York home associated with Bill and Hillary Clinton, but the fire is out and nobody was injured, said Sgt. Arthur Mendoza of the New Castle Police Department.


Firefighters respond to fire at Clintons' home in Chappaqua, New York

(Reuters) - Firefighters were called to fight a fire on Thursday at the Chappaqua, New York, home of former President Bill Clinton and former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, police said.

Pro-government supporters take to Iran's streets in counter-protest

Pro-government counter-protesters across Iran marched Wednesday "in solidarity with the regime," according to Iranian state media, in an attempt to neutralize what the country's leaders have identified as "foreign agitators."

United States Politics and Government

Trump Accuses Former Clinton Aide of Failing to Follow Security Protocols

About 3,000 of Huma Abedin’s emails were released by the State Department on Friday. The president also accused his Justice Department of being a “deep state.”

Why Americans just can't quit Hillary Clinton

Two seemingly contradictory recent Gallup Poll findings sum up what it means to be a woman in the United States who dares to go where only men have gone before: Americans love to think of talented, ambitious women who have overcome obstacles — but the reality of a woman assuming a position of power, particularly over men? That's not welcome.

NYT: Trump campaign adviser told Australian diplomat Russia had dirt on Clinton

George Papadopoulos told an Australian diplomat that Russia had "political dirt" on Hillary Clinton in May of last year, a conversation that might have played a role in the FBI's decision to open an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, according to a report published Saturday.

United States Politics and Government

Anatomy of a Trump Tweet: Vanity Fair Edition

President Trump’s broadside aimed at Vanity Fair mastered a tricky title and made much of a 14-word statement.

Hillary Clinton supporters outraged at Vanity Fair, to Trump's glee


Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Dec 28) - Vanity Fair, Hillary Clinton

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Gallup: Obama, Hillary Clinton remain most admired

Former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton remain the most admired man and woman in the United States -- a 10-year trend for Obama and 16 years running for Clinton.


Trump on Twitter (Dec 26) - Hillary Clinton, Tax Cut Bill

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.


Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Dec 26) - Healthcare, Hillary Clinton

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

FBI official grilled on Comey, Clinton and Trump dossier

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe faced numerous questions this week about his interactions, conversations and correspondence with his one-time boss, former FBI Director James Comey, spanning both the FBI's Russia investigation and its probe into Hillary Clinton's private email server, according to multiple sources from both parties with knowledge of his testimony.

Vanity Fair: Steve Bannon grew disillusioned with Trump's governing style

President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon became increasingly disillusioned by Trump's leadership style, sources told Gabriel Sherman in a Vanity Fair article posted Thursday.

Trump supporters react to the tax bill

CNN's Randi Kaye talks with supporters of President Donald Trump in Staten Island, New York, about the GOP tax plan.

Analysis: 4 theories on why Hillary Clinton isn't very popular

You would think that with President Donald Trump's approval ratings at historic lows for a first-year president, the candidate he beat in the 2016 election might see a similar improvement in their popularity numbers -- a sort-of buyer's remorse bump.


Republicans seek to question FBI officials in Clinton probe: letter

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Republican lawmakers told the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday that they want to question three senior FBI officials about an investigation of then-Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over her handling of classified information while she was secretary of state.

Hillary Clinton's favorability rating hits new low

More than a year after the 2016 presidential election, former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's favorability rating has dropped to a new low, according to a Gallup poll released Tuesday.


Ukrainian police clash with Saakashvili supporters in Kiev

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian police clashed with backers of opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili on Sunday and prevented them from forcing their way into Kiev's October Palace after a rally against President Petro Poroshenko.


Egyptian presidential hopeful apologizes to arrested supporters

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian presidential hopeful Ahmed Shafik apologized on Saturday to supporters who were arrested this week and called on authorities to resolve the situation.


Supporters of Hungarian Jobbik opposition party protest over crackdown

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - About a thousand Hungarians protested on Friday against a crackdown on the main opposition party Jobbik which has been threatened by a record political campaign fine that the party leader describes as a "death sentence" for democracy.


Supporters of Egypt presidential hopeful arrested, say security sources, family

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces have arrested three supporters of presidential hopeful and former prime minister Ahmed Shafik, security sources and members of his party said on Wednesday.

Federal Bureau of Investigation

In Texts, F.B.I. Officials in Russia Inquiry Said Clinton ‘Just Has to Win’

Some messages criticized the Clinton team and the Obama administration, but the officials appeared appalled at some of Donald J. Trump’s comments during the campaign.

United States Politics and Government

Video and Full Transcript: Roy Moore, Refusing to Concede, Addresses Supporters on Election Night

Roy S. Moore, the Republican candidate in the Senate race in Alabama, addressed his supporters on Tuesday night after the election was called for his opponent, Doug Jones.


FBI officials said Clinton 'has to win' race to White House: NYT

(Reuters) - Senior FBI officials who helped probe Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign told a colleague that Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had to win the race to the White House, the New York Times reported on Tuesday.

Hillary Clinton tweets on Doug Jones' projected win

Following Democrat Doug Jones' projected win in Alabama's US Senate race, Hillary Clinton shared a message of optimism with her followers on Twitter.


Thousands of Saakashvili supporters stage protest against Ukraine president

KIEV (Reuters) - Several thousand people marched through central Kiev on Sunday to protest against the detention of Ukrainian opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili and call for the impeachment of President Petro Poroshenko.

Trump's false claim about Hillary and the FBI

Jake Tapper looks at President Trump's claim that Hillary Clinton lied to the FBI and was not punished. Read more at

Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Hillary Clinton and Lena Dunham, Her Main Millennial, Hit the Weinstein Wall

Ms. Dunham, longtime Clinton enthusiast, says she warned the campaign against associating with Harvey Weinstein.


Lawmakers press FBI on alleged bias in Clinton, Trump cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee lambasted the FBI on Thursday over how it handled an investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, and questioned whether Justice Department officials gave her preferential treatment over President Donald Trump.

The President's decision on Jerusalem is the latest instance of honoring bumper-sticker vows to supporters


Supporters free ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili from Ukrainian police amid chaotic scenes

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday, after his detention on suspicion of assisting a criminal organisation sparked clashes with police in central Kiev.

FBI agent booted from Mueller probe changed description of Clinton from 'grossly negligent' to 'extremely careless'

A former top counterintelligence expert at the FBI, now at the center of a political uproar for exchanging private messages that appeared to mock President Donald Trump, changed a key phrase in former FBI Director James Comey's description of how former secretary of state Hillary Clinton handled classified information, according to US officials familiar with the matter.

Conyers supporters vent frustration at Pelosi

Supporters of Democratic Rep. John Conyers of Michigan gathered in the sanctuary of a Detroit church Monday morning to urge national leaders like House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to grant Conyers full due process under the law.

Elections, Senate

F.B.I. ‘Destroyed’ Flynn’s Life for Lying, Trump Says, but ‘Nothing Happened’ to Clinton

President Trump did not specify what he thought Hillary Clinton lied to the F.B.I. about.

Lauer, Matt

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Men Who Cost Clinton the Election

Many of the journalists who stand accused of sexual harassment covered the 2016 presidential campaign.

Ex-'Glee' star is charged with battery

Former "Glee" star Naya Rivera was arrested Saturday night for allegedly assaulting her husband in West Virginia, authorities said.

Sebelius: Clinton WH doubled down on 'abusive behavior'

As a wave of stories unfold about sexual harassment and assault by men in power, a senior Democratic leader says her party should reflect on how it handled such charges when they were leveled against former President Bill Clinton.

Presidential Election of 2016

Celebrating a 25-Year-Old Clinton Win, but Still Stung by a More Recent Defeat

At an event in Little Rock, it was clear that Bill and Hillary Clinton, and many of their supporters, have not gotten over her loss to President Trump.

Clinton on Trump tweet: He's obsessed

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded to President Trump's tweet telling her to get on with her life after the election.

Panetta: Bill Clinton 'more than paid the price' for Lewinsky affair

Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta defended President Bill Clinton on Saturday, telling CNN he "more than paid the price" for his affair with Monica Lewinsky while he was in office.

United States Politics and Government

Bill Clinton, Roy Moore and the Power of Social Identity

How a partisan lens leads people to different interpretations of the same facts.

Sexual Harassment

Op-Ed Columnist: The Hillary Effect

Until now, our sexual predation seminars have been hijacked by politics. But this time may be different.

Mugabe supporters: 'It's as if their father has died'

The capital may be where Zimbabwe's political drama is playing out, but beyond the city limits, communities of traditional Mugabe supporters are coming to terms with its implications.

Should Democrats turn their back on Bill Clinton?

Let's get these two things out the way: First, the overriding and unfortunate lesson of recent American politics is that if presidential candidates and presidents accused of sexual misconduct just stay the course, they'll either get elected or survive in office. There's a Democrat named Clinton and a Republican named Trump who bear that out.


Two killed as Kenyan police disperse supporters cheering opposition leader

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Two people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi, a Reuters photographer said.


UPDATE 4-Two killed as Kenyan police disperse supporters cheering opposition leader

* Odinga's convoy was trying to reach Nairobi business district

Dem senator: Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affair

New York Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand believes that former President Bill Clinton should have resigned in light of the Lewinsky affair.

Presidential Election of 2016

Gillibrand Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over Lewinsky Affair

It was a remarkable statement from a senator who enthusiastically backed Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid last year but has been deeply involved in efforts to curb sexual abuse and harassment.


Elephant lovers outraged by Trump move on trophy-hunting

(Reuters) - Conservation groups on Thursday decried U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to allow trophy hunters who kill elephants in two African countries to bring home the endangered animals' tusks or other body parts as trophies.


Exclusive: Secret witness in Senate Clinton probe is ex-lobbyist for Russian firm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republicans say their investigation of Hillary Clinton’s role in approving a deal to sell U.S. uranium mines to a Russian company hinges in part on the testimony of a secret informant in a bribery and extortion scheme inside the same company.

United States Politics and Government

Washington Memo: ‘What About Bill?’ Sexual Misconduct Debate Revives Questions About Clinton

Conservatives resurrect charges as a political cudgel, but some liberals say it may be time to rethink their defense of the former president.

Building (Construction)

Iranians Are Outraged Over Shoddy Construction in Earthquake Zone

The largest hospital in the earthquake zone nearly collapsed. Iran’s president wants to investigate.


BRIEF-Teva announces prescription copay savings program for generic Gleevec tablets in the U.S.

* Teva announces prescription copay savings program for generic Gleevec® tablets in the United States Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:


U.S. Justice Dept eyes spring to release findings on FBI handling of Clinton email probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The internal watchdog at the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday he hopes to complete his review by early spring into whether the Federal Bureau of Investigation erred when it announced it was reopening its investigation into Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's emails ahead of the 2016 presidential election.

Fox News anchor fact-checks his own network on Clinton, uranium deal


Roy Moore and His Supporters Fire Back on Misconduct Accusations

Roy S. Moore, the Alabama Senate candidate, and his supporters are trying to discredit and play down the mounting sexual misconduct allegations against him.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Don’t Sanders Supporters Care About the Russia Investigation?

Discussing Trump’s ties to Putin could give us a chance to raise the issues that matter most to us: corruption and inequality.

Lewandowski: Sure, Russians meddled -- to help Clinton

Former Trump Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski tries to turn tables, tells CNN's Chris Cuomo Russians tried to influence the election by working with the Clinton campaign—not Trump.

United States Politics and Government

News Analysis: Trump Shatters Longstanding Norms by Pressing for Clinton Investigation

If Attorney General Jeff Sessions or his deputy authorizes a new investigation of Hillary Clinton, it would undermine standards that have been in place since Watergate.

DOJ will consider new special counsel on Clinton Foundation

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked senior federal prosecutors to "evaluate certain issues" presented by House Republicans, including alleged ties between the Clinton Foundation and the sale of Uranium One.


Sessions looking into special counsel for Clinton issues: media reports

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked Justice Department prosecutors to decide if a special counsel should be appointed to investigate certain Republican concerns, including alleged wrongdoing by the Clinton Foundation and the sale of a uranium company to Russia, according to media reports on Monday.

Jones, Radhika

Radhika Jones, Vanity Fair’s Surprise Choice, Is Ready to Go

A relative unknown prepares to follow Graydon Carter, who embraced the role of celebrity editor during his 25 years at the helm.

Vanity Fair's new chief editor makes history

The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992 (Book)

Books of The Times: Tina Brown’s ‘Vanity Fair Diaries’ Recall a Glossier Time

Brown’s new book is an edited version of the diaries she kept while presiding over the high-powered magazine at a time when editors still had time and money to burn.

Politics and Government

Pakistani Cleric’s Supporters Block an Entrance to Islamabad

Protesters led by the firebrand Khadim Hussain Rizvi staged a sit-in to demand the resignation of the country’s law minister and strict adherence to blasphemy laws.

Jones, Radhika

Radhika Jones, a Times Books Editor, Said to Be Next Vanity Fair Editor

Ms. Jones would replace Graydon Carter, who has been in place 25 years. She will be the first woman to edit the magazine since Tina Brown.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates

A London Meeting of an Unlikely Group: How a Trump Adviser Came to Learn of Clinton ‘Dirt’

Interviews and records reveal new details about contacts between George Papadopoulos and self-described Kremlin intermediaries.

Man at heart of Clinton 'dirt' claim mysteriously vanishes

Professor Joseph Misfud, one of the main subjects in the FBI affidavit against candidate Donald Trump's ex-foreign policy adviser George Papadopolous, has disappeared. CNN's Nic Robertson has more.


Trump, Clinton camps both offered slice of dossier firm's work: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The same political research firm that prepared a dossier on Trump campaign ties to Russia had unrelated information on Clinton Foundation donors that a Russian lawyer obtained and offered to President Donald Trump's eldest son last year, three sources familiar with the matter said.

What Bill Clinton misses most

Former President Bill Clinton tells Conan O'Brien what he misses most about being president.


House Democrat calls GOP Clinton probe scheme to 'distract' from Russia inquiry

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on a House of Representatives committee accused its Republican leaders of launching a spurious investigation of Hillary Clinton to divert attention from inquiries on alleged links between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia.

DNC chair Tom Perez: DNC gave Hillary Clinton 'insufficient and just sub-standard tools for success'

Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez said Monday that the DNC did not give Hillary Clinton the tools she needed to succeed in 2016.


Senator Rand Paul thanks supporters after assault at Kentucky home

(Reuters) - U.S. Senator Rand Paul expressed gratitude to supporters on Sunday after police said he was assaulted at his Kentucky home on Friday afternoon by a neighbor and suffered minor injuries.


Ex-Democratic leader who mulled dropping Clinton spurns critics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The former head of the U.S. Democratic National Committee on Sunday defended her assertion that she had seriously considered proposing to replace Hillary Clinton as the party's 2016 presidential nominee, and said her critics could "go to hell."

Opinion: Trump's bogus Clinton allegations assault the rule of law

In recent weeks, President Trump and his allies have been desperately seeking to divert attention away from the Russia/Trump investigation by ginning up an alternative review of a Democratic scandal. The latest effort came in response to reports that Hillary Clinton had gained control over the Democratic National Committee during the primaries by entering into a joint fundraising agreement with it.

Presidential Election of 2016

Donna Brazile Reportedly Pondered Replacing Clinton With Biden in 2016

Ms. Brazile, a former interim head of the Democratic National Committee, said she considered the action after Hillary Clinton suffered a fainting spell, according to a published report.

Report: Donna Brazile considered replacing Clinton with Biden as nominee

Donna Brazile, the former interim Democratic National Committee chair, wrote in her new memoir that she considered pushing for the removal of Hillary Clinton from the 2016 ticket and replacing her with then-Vice President Joe Biden, according to a report published Saturday.

Memo set rules on funds Clinton raised for general election

Hillary Clinton's campaign and the Democratic National Committee signed a memorandum of understanding in August 2015 that stated in return for their financial support, the campaign would require "appropriate influence over the financial, strategic and operational use of these (Joint Fundraising Agreement) raised funds" for general election expenditures, according to a copy of the agreement obtained by CNN.


Kenya opposition supporters urged to boycott three companies

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's opposition coalition has asked supporters to boycott three big companies it says benefit from ties to the government of President Uhuru Kenyatta, who won last week's repeat election after an opposition boycott.

Ex-DNC chair goes after Clinton in new book

Former Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile, in newly released excerpts of her forthcoming book, writes the DNC was rigged in Hillary Clinton's favor because her campaign was largely financing the party early on in the presidential election.

Warren says DNC system was tipped in Clinton's favor

Sen. Elizabeth Warren believes that the Democratic National Committee was "rigged" in favor of former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the 2016 primary.

Former DNC chair torches Clinton in new book

Former Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile, in newly released excerpts of her forthcoming book, alleges that an unethical agreement was signed between Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign and the DNC to keep the party financially afloat.

Noah grills Clinton on funding dossier

During an appearance on "The Daily Show," Trevor Noah asked Hillary Clinton if there is a difference between her campaign funding the dossier research and the Trump campaign's connections to Russia.

Clinton jabs Fox News: They act like I won

CNN political commentator Ana Navarro gives her reaction to Hillary Clinton's latest comments on the Russia investigation and Fox News' coverage of the story.

Sanders' massive exaggeration about Clinton's 'collusion'

On Monday, surrounded on all sides by news of indictments and a guilty plea, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders made a very bold claim.

Papadopoulos, George

Trump Campaign Adviser Met With Russian to Discuss ‘Dirt’ on Clinton

The adviser, George Papadopoulos, has pleaded guilty to lying to the F.B.I. about that conversation, according to documents unsealed Monday.

Trump attacks Clinton, as Mueller charges loom

President Trump took to Twitter to attack his former opponent Hillary Clinton as a federal grand jury has approved the first charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

Attacks on Clinton show Team Trump won't go down without a fight

This week we saw Donald Trump, Fox News and even GOP members of Congress, in a seemingly coordinated strategy, ratchet up allegations that Hillary Clinton had "colluded" with Russia.

GOP megadonor asked Trump's data firm to organize database of Clinton emails

Cambridge Analytica funder and Trump donor Rebekah Mercer received an email in August 2016 from someone she had recently met at a political event, suggesting that they create a searchable data base for Hillary Clinton emails in the public domain.

Trump wants State Dept. to release all Clinton emails

President Donald Trump has made it clear to the State Department that he wants to accelerate the release of any remaining Hillary Clinton emails in its possession as soon as possible, according to three sources familiar with the President's thinking.

Clinton, the DNC and the making of the 'Trump dossier' -- what we know

The long probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election took another turn this week when it was revealed that Hillary Clinton's campaign helped fund the creation of the controversial Trump dossier.


Egypt election in view, Sisi supporters fire up campaign for mandate

CAIRO (Reuters) - Six months before Egypt's election, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's supporters are petitioning for him to run, rallying around the former military commander whose popularity critics say has been dimmed by austerity reforms, security problems and a crackdown on dissidents.

Did Clinton help approve uranium deal?

House Republicans announced a probe into the circumstances surrounding an Obama-era sale of a uranium mining company to a Russian nuclear firm. CNN's Tom Foreman breaks it down.

Hilary Clinton unaware of dossier before it was published

Hillary Clinton was unaware of the now-infamous dossier of allegations about Donald Trump and Russia prior to Buzzfeed's publishing of the document earlier this year, a source familiar with the matter has told CNN.

CEO of company hired by Trump campaign asked Julian Assange for Hillary Clinton's emails, sources say

The head of a data analytics company linked to the Trump campaign contacted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in 2016 regarding thousands of Hillary Clinton's emails kept on a private server while she was secretary of state, according to four sources familiar with the outreach.

Presidential Election of 2016

Clinton Campaign and Democratic Party Helped Pay for Russia Dossier

A lawyer for Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee helped fund the dossier that sought to link the Trump campaign and Russia.

Clinton campaign, DNC helped fund Trump dossier research, source says

Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund research that led to the now-infamous dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump and Russia, a source familiar with the matter told CNN.


House Republicans launch probes of Clinton emails decision, uranium deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican lawmakers on Tuesday launched investigations to examine several of President Donald Trump's longstanding political grievances, including the FBI probe of Hillary Clinton's emails and her alleged role in a sale of U.S. uranium to a Russian firm.

Clinton: Comey investigation 'changed history'

Hillary Clinton told CNN's Anderson Cooper that former FBI Dir. James Comey permanently changed history by getting involved in the 2016 election.

Ex-CIA director: Trump 'inconsistent' with Bush, Clinton, Obama handling of military deaths

President Donald Trump's level of presidential concern for military families mourning loved ones has proven "inconsistent" with previous presidents in the same position, former CIA Director John Brennan said Wednesday.


Hillary Clinton says U.S. threats of war with North Korea 'dangerous, short-sighted'

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that "cavalier" threats to start war on the Korean peninsula are "dangerous and short-sighted", urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table.


Hillary Clinton says threats to start war with North Korea 'dangerous, short-sighted'

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Wednesday that "cavalier" threats to start war on the Korean peninsula are "dangerous and short-sighted", urging the United States to get all parties to the negotiating table.

Politics and Government

Hillary Clinton, the N.F.L., Roy Moore and Other Asides From the President

President Trump, during a news conference, touched on topics as wide-ranging as disaster relief, the special counsel and assault allegations.

FBI releases early draft of Comey's statement on Clinton

The FBI posted a document Monday that suggests former FBI Director James Comey began drafting what became his infamous July 2016 statement about Hillary Clinton's private server months ahead of time, releasing a heavily redacted copy of the exchange.

Congress looks into GOP operative who sought Clinton emails and later died

House and Senate investigators are turning their attention to a Republican operative's hunt for Hillary Clinton's private emails from Russian hackers -- and his possible connections to senior members of the Trump campaign.

Health Insurance and Managed Care

Op-Ed Columnist: What Trump Supporters Hear About Health Care

There is a theme: A misconception about how insurance works.

Hillary Clinton: Misogyny is 'endemic'

Hillary Clinton slammed what she called "endemic" sexism and misogyny in America during an interview with Fareed Zakaria, which aired Sunday.

Clinton: 'Keep an eye on' Putin, 'because he's not done'

Hillary Clinton acknowledged that Russian President Vladimir Putin has notched some victories against the US and issued a warning that he still poses a significant threat.


Hillary Clinton warns Britain on potential trade deal with Trump

LONDON (Reuters) - Former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton cautioned Britain on Sunday over its push to secure a trade deal with U.S. President Donald Trump after it leaves the European Union.

Books and Literature

Nonfiction: President Clinton Looks Back at President Grant

Ron Chernow’s “Grant” gives us a Ulysses S. Grant for our times.

Clinton says she will donate Harvey Weinstein's contributions to her political campaigns

Hillary Clinton said in an interview with CNN on Wednesday that she will donate the money Harvey Weinstein contributed to her political campaigns after multiple sexual assault allegations were leveled against the powerful Hollywood mogul.

Burnett calls out Clinton's slow response to Weinstein

Hillary Clinton has released a statement condemning Harvey Weinstein after allegations of rape, abuse, and other forms of sexual misconduct against him mount. CNN's Erin Burnett has more.

Sexual Harassment

Disney, Hillary Clinton and the Obamas Condemn Weinstein

Disney once owned Miramax, which Harvey Weinstein co-founded. Mr. Weinstein is also a longtime Democratic donor with ties to the Clintons and the Obamas.

Clinton makes her first public comments since reports of Harvey Weinstein's alleged predatory behavior broke

Hillary Clinton condemned disgraced Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein on Tuesday, marking her first public comments on the matter since reports of his alleged predatory behavior broke five days ago.

As Democrats denounce Weinstein, Clintons and Obama stay mum

Many Democratic office holders were quick to repudiate disgraced Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein following a bombshell report detailing decades of alleged sexual harassment.

Lawyer claims docs show '16 meeting wasn't on Clinton

An attorney for the Russian billionaire who allegedly pushed for the June 2016 meeting between senior members of Trump's team and a Russian lawyer says he has documents showing the meeting wasn't really about dirt on Hillary Clinton.

Supporters see brighter future alone

Hundreds of thousands of Catalans have taken to the streets since last weekend's bitterly contested independence referendum to voice their support for a split from Spain.


Opposition supporters rally across Russia, calling Putin to quit

MOSCOW/ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) - Police detained more than a hundred opposition activists on Saturday for taking part in a wave of anti-Kremlin protests across Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny ahead of a presidential election in March.

Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How Immigration Foiled Hillary

Democrats missed the profound political impact recent population trends were having on the more rural parts of the once homogeneous Midwest.

Miley Cyrus tears up thanking Hillary Clinton

On "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," the show's women writers and pop star Miley Cyrus wrote thank-you notes to Hillary Clinton.


Kremlin tells supporters of detained critic Navalny to shun illegal protests

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Tuesday warned supporters of detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny not to hold unsanctioned rallies, saying the organizers of such events would be prosecuted.

Air Force head: You should be outraged

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria, the superintendent of the US Air Force Academy, made a sharp statement to cadets after racial slurs were discovered on students' rooms.


Hillary Clinton's 'What Happened' fends off O'Reilly in bestsellers

(Reuters) - "What Happened," Hillary Clinton's memoir of her unsuccessful bid to win the 2016 U.S. presidential election, topped the U.S. non-fiction bestsellers list on Thursday, fending off a challenge from the latest book by former Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly.

Obama, Bush and Clinton at the Presidents Cup

Former US Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton kicked off the Presidents Cup golf tournament in New Jersey on Thursday -- the first time three former presidents attended the biennial tournament.

Ginsburg: Sexism a factor in Clinton loss

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Hillary Clinton might have won if she was a man.

Does Trump's team have a Clinton email problem?

Hillary Clinton has called the use of private email for official business by multiple senior Trump White House advisers -- reportedly including Jared Kushner, Stephen Bannon, and Reince Priebus -- the "height of hypocrisy." While there are both legal and factual distinctions between the two situations, Clinton's criticism is valid. Comparing the two situations is appropriate and may become more so as the facts further develop.

Michelle Obama: 'Any woman who voted against Hillary Clinton voted against their own voice'

In candid remarks Wednesday, former first lady Michelle Obama said women who voted for Republican nominee Donald Trump over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton went against their "authentic voice" in the 2016 presidential election.


Supporters of South Korea ex-leader Park ask U.N. body to probe her detention conditions

SEOUL (Reuters) - Supporters of former South Korean president Park Geun-hye have asked a United Nations body to investigate whether her detention during her corruption trial was preventing Park from getting proper medical treatment, a barrister said on Tuesday.

Clinton calls out Trump administration's response to Puerto Rico devastation

Hillary Clinton called out the Trump administration Sunday for its response to the devastation in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria.


Bill Clinton's upcoming suspense novel to become Showtime series

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton's debut novel will not hit shelves for almost a year, but it is already getting the TV treatment as Showtime said Friday that it would adapt the anticipated book into a series.

Clinton calls out Putin for 'manspreading'

Hillary Clinton accuses Putin of ... "manspreading!" CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on how "manspreading" is spreading among world leaders.


'It's not over yet,' Merkel warns supporters before vote

HAMBURG (Reuters) - Returning to her birthplace, Chancellor Angela Merkel urged supporters to mobilize undecided voters before Sunday's election, telling them not to take her conservatives' solid lead in opinion polls for granted.

Trump blames Clintons for North Korea nuke crisis

President Donald Trump on Wednesday blamed his former campaign rival, Hillary Clinton, and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, for the North Korean nuclear crisis.

Colbert's gift leaves Clinton speechless

On "The Late Show," host Stephen Colbert gave Hillary Clinton all the jokes he made for her victory that he was unable to use on election night.

Hillary Clinton's blockbuster pledge is toothless

Hillary Clinton's latest allegations of Russian interference in the election gives the plot a personal spin.

These are the supporters Trump is losing

The focus on whether President Donald Trump's political base is splintering may be missing an even more important crack in his foundation.

Late night roasts Trump's anti-Clinton tweet

Trevor Noah, Jimmy Kimmel and Conan O'Brien poke fun at President Donald Trump retweeting an edited video of him hitting a golf ball into Hillary Clinton's back, causing her to fall.

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Right and Left React to Hillary Clinton’s Reckoning With the 2016 Race

Writers from across the political spectrum on Mrs. Clinton’s new book reflecting on her failed bid for the presidency.

Analysis: Clinton knew what she was doing in floating election question

In interviews over the last week surrounding the release of her 2016 memoir "What Happened," Hillary Clinton has been hugely critical of President Donald Trump. She's suggested he is a misogynist and said repeatedly that she fears for the country with Trump in charge.

Clinton opens door to questioning election's legitimacy

Hillary Clinton, in an interview that aired Monday on NPR, said she "would not" rule out questioning the legitimacy of the 2016 election if Russian interference is deeper than currently known.

Clinton says the news media helped Trump win

Amy Chozick, who covered Hillary Clinton for several years, says Clinton's new critiques of the media are fascinating. "It's "almost as if she's given up on the mainstream media," Chozick said. Clinton is encouraging more investment in liberal-leaning media companies.

Bernie Sanders rejects Hillary Clinton's criticism

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said he rejected criticism from Hillary Clinton that he and his supporters contributed to her defeat in last year's presidential election.

United States Politics and Government

Trump Shares Doctored Image of His Golf Ball Hitting Hillary Clinton

In a series of eclectic Twitter posts, President Trump also appeared to refer to Kim Jong-Un, North Korea’s leader, as Rocket Man.

Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Clinton with golf ball

President Donald Trump retweeted an edited video Sunday morning that showed him swinging a golf club and appearing to hit his former presidential campaign rival Hillary Clinton with a golf ball.


Trump hits back at Clinton, with a golf ball, on Twitter

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday retweeted a doctored video of himself taking a golf swing and hitting former Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton, who then stumbles as she boards a plane.

Trump retweets video hitting Clinton with golf ball

President Trump retweeted a video that shows him striking Hillary Clinton in the back with a golf ball.

Presidential Election of 2016

Table for Three: Hillary Clinton and America Ferrera on Pain and Progress (and Hiking)

The former presidential candidate and the politically active actress discuss the hurt of the 2016 election and how they are both moving on.

Try alternate-nostril breathing? Hillary Clinton did

The President infuriates his most steadfast supporters over reports he struck a deal with Dems on 'Dreamers'

Analysis: The 36 most telling lines from Clinton's interview with Anderson Cooper

Hillary Clinton sat down with CNN's Anderson Cooper Wednesday night for an interview to talk about her new book -- "What Happened" -- and her life during and after the 2016 election. I went through the transcript and picked out 36 lines from Clinton that I found telling. They're below.

Clinton: 'If I had been elected ...'

Hillary Clinton spoke openly about the US political climate in an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper. These are some of the most notable moments.

Russia hacking bigger than Watergate, Clinton says

Hillary Clinton, in an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, says Russia's efforts to meddle in the 2016 election are "probably bigger than Watergate."


Shkreli ordered jailed after online bounty on Hillary Clinton's hair

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday ordered Martin Shkreli to be jailed while he awaits sentencing for securities fraud, citing a Facebook post in which the former drug company executive offered a $5,000 reward for a strand of Hillary Clinton's hair.

Clinton says she can't forgive people who regret not voting

Hillary Clinton bluntly said Wednesday that she doesn't forgive the men and women who now say they regret not voting in the 2016 election, telling CNN that she offers no absolution for their failure to get involved.


Shkreli ordered jailed for online bounty on Hillary Clinton's hair

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday ordered Martin Shkreli to be jailed while he awaits sentencing for securities fraud, citing a Facebook post in which the former drug company offered a $5,000 reward for a strand of Hillary Clinton's hair.

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Martin Shkreli to Be Jailed for Seeking a Hair From Hillary Clinton

A federal judge revoked Mr. Shkreli’s bail, sending the former pharmaceutical executive to jail after he offered $5,000 for a strand of Mrs. Clinton’s hair.

Shkreli headed to jail after post about Clinton

A federal judge Wednesday revoked the former pharmaceutical exec's bail after he offered $5,000 to anyone who could grab a strand of Hillary Clinton's hair.

Clinton: Comey 'forever changed history'

Hillary Clinton, in an interview with CNN on Wednesday, said James Comey permanently changed history by getting involved in the 2016 election, effectively claiming that the former FBI director's actions led to her loss to Donald Trump.

Opinion: Let Hillary Clinton roar

Something very strange is going on in post-mortems about the 2016 election. On the one hand, the hard evidence is piling up that a combination of factors largely outside of Hillary Clinton's control were responsible for her loss to Donald Trump. On the other hand, many apparently don't want Hillary Clinton to talk about any of that.


Shkreli apologizes for placing bounty on Hillary Clinton's hair

(Reuters) - Former drug company executive Martin Shkreli on Tuesday apologized for a Facebook post that offered his followers a $5,000 reward for obtaining a strand of Hillary Clinton's hair, a post that led U.S. prosecutors to ask that he be jailed while he awaits sentencing for securities fraud.

WH: Hillary making false attacks

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says President Donald Trump has not read Hillary Clinton's new book and characterized Clinton's references to the 2016 election as "sad."

Clinton's really not running again -- and her book is proof 

Hillary Clinton says she isn't running for office ever again, and her latest memoir is nearly 500 pages of proof.

Florida, iPhone, Hillary Clinton: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Books of The Times: Hillary Clinton Opens Up About ‘What Happened,’ With Candor, Defiance and Dark Humor

Clinton’s account of the 2016 election is part post-mortem, part feminist manifesto and part score-settling jubilee.

Clinton 'convinced' there was collusion between Trump aides, Russia

Hillary Clinton says she's "convinced" there was collusion between Russia and members of Donald Trump's team during the 2016 campaign, according to a Monday night interview with USA Today.

United States Politics and Government

On Washington: McConnell Says Democrats’ Glee on Debt Limit Deal Was Premature

The Senate majority leader said Democrats “spiked the ball in the end zone a little too early” when they claimed they would have maximum leverage in a December fiscal showdown.

Clinton: I felt I'd let everyone down

Talking to "CBS News Sunday Morning" about her book, Hillary Clinton looks back on the election, where she went wrong, and why she thinks Donald Trump won.

Clinton: Trump's inauguration speech 'a cry from the white nationalist gut'

Hillary Clinton said being at President Donald Trump's inauguration was "like an out-of-body experience" and that his speech was a "cry from the white nationalist gut."

Fashion and Apparel

In the Studio: Oscar de la Renta’s New Designers Have a Hillary Clinton Story to Share

And other secrets contained in their office walls.

How Clinton dealt with her 2016 loss

Hillary Clinton said Thursday that she was devastated and drained after her loss to Donald Trump in 2016, but regained her strength by relying on a mix of prayer, yoga and "my fair share of Chardonnay."

Clinton: I didn't think I would lose

Hillary Clinton said she didn't think she would lose the 2016 presidential election while talking about her faith at Riverside Church in New York.

Presidential Election of 2016

Hillary Clinton to Discuss Campaign and New Book on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

Mrs. Clinton will talk about her failed bid for the White House and more in her first late-night TV appearance since the 2016 election.

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Hillary Clinton, in Book, Regrets Not Striking Back at James Comey

The regret is one of a catalog of mistakes — large and small — that Mrs. Clinton lists in the election post-mortem “What Happened.”


Trump's son met Russian lawyer for damaging information on Clinton

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's eldest son told Senate investigators on Thursday that he had set up a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer because she might have had damaging information about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.


Trump's son says met Russian lawyer for damaging information on Clinton

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's eldest son told Senate investigators on Thursday that he had set up a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer because she might have had damaging information about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.


Trump's son says met Russian lawyer for damaging information on Clinton: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's eldest son told Senate investigators on Thursday that he had set up a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer because she might have had damaging information about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, the New York Times reported.


Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter to step down in December

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Graydon Carter, the longtime editor of Conde Nast's culture magazine "Vanity Fair," will be stepping down in December after 25 years at the helm, the publication said on Thursday.

Report: Trump Jr. met with Russian lawyer for info on Clinton's 'fitness'

Donald Trump Jr. told Senate investigators on Thursday that he set up a 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer after being promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton because it was important to learn about her "fitness" to be President, according to a report about the conversation.