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Friday, July 20th, 2018

Top Trump administration officials publicly diverge from their boss. A new surprise: Trump invites Vladimir Putin to Washington. And Comic-Con in San Diego brings costumes, cameos and creativity.

Friday, July 20th, 2018

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Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Will congressional Republicans act to head off future Russian election interference? Bureaucratic warfare rocks the Department of Veterans Affairs. And a new law goes to the heart of Israel's identity.

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

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Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

President Trump takes that Helsinki comment back. Another thread in the story of alleged Russian influence in U.S. affairs. And disturbing stories from migrant detention facilities, from those inside.

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

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Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

There's been bipartisan negative reaction in the U.S. to President Trump's Helsinki performance. What's Russia thinking? And student protests against Nicaragua's government draw a violent response.

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

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Special Update: Trump-Putin Summit

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin have spoken to the press following their summit in Helsinki.

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Monday, July 16th, 2018

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin meet in Helsinki - why have some senators strongly urged the president not to meet Putin alone? And southern Iraq is in turmoil as protests over jobs and a shortage of basic services draw a military response.

Monday, July 16th, 2018

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Friday, July 13th, 2018

President Trump's bombshell interview with a British tabloid. Is the U.S. government reuniting separated immigrant families at an acceptable pace? And an ex-Pakistani prime minister flies home from exile — expecting to be arrested.

Friday, July 13th, 2018

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Thursday, July 12th, 2018

The NATO summit accomplishes more than President Trump's rhetoric might suggest. London braces for big protests as the British government prepares to receive Trump. And with the Supreme Court's balance changing, abortion rights advocates prepare for a future they hope never to see.

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

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Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

President Trump publicly lays into NATO allies in Brussels. The Trump administration escalates its trade dispute with China. And a court-ordered deadline for reuniting separated immigrant families came and went yesterday, mostly unfulfilled.

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

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Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

What do we know about President Trump's new Supreme Court nominee? The NATO summit in Brussels will deal with Trump's adversarial approach to longtime allies. And Brexit troubles shake both the British government's plan for leaving the European Union and Theresa May's government.

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

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