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Wray vs. the White House on Porter's background check

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The White House's claims of no previous knowledge about domestic violence allegations against former staff secretary Rob Porter were challenged by FBI Director Christopher A. Wray's timeline of events.
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House Republicans Open Investigation Into White House Handling Of Porter Scandal

House Republicans Open Investigation Into White House Handling Of Porter Scandal

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The House Oversight committee wrote a letter Tuesday to the White House, expressing concerns about contradictions between FBI Director Chris Wray and White House officials over security clearances.
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House Oversight launches probe into Rob Porter's hiring

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The chair of the House Oversight Committee said Wednesday the panel has launched a probe into the White House's handling of Rob Porter's employment.
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House oversight investigating White House handling of Rob Porter

House oversight investigating White House handling of Rob Porter

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"How do you have any job if you have credible allegations of domestic abuse?"
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House Dems to push for more oversight of White House security clearances

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Three House Democrats will introduce legislation on Wednesday to significantly expand congressional oversight of the White House's security clearance process, as controversy swirls over a former senior White House aide who maintained an interim clearance despite accusations of domestic violence. The bill, which will be introduced by Reps. Ted Lieu , Jerrold Nadler and Elijah Cummings , would require the White House to submit to Congress every three months a list “of the name and position of each individual working in the who holds a security clearance of any kind,” according to Lieu's...
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Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates expected to plead guilty in Russia probe

Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates expected to plead guilty in Russia probe

Rick Gates, the longtime associate of President Donald Trump's one-time campaign manager Paul Manafort, is expected to plead guilty in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia... Read more ...

President Trump speaks at CPAC

President Trump speaks at CPAC

US President Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington DC. Read more ...

Report: NCAA basketball programs, players identified in federal probe

Report: NCAA basketball programs, players identified in federal probe

Records uncovered in a years-long investigation detail activities that could have ramifications at some of the sport's most high-profile schools. Read more ...

2018 Winter Olympics: Exclusive video, live coverage and more

2018 Winter Olympics: Exclusive video, live coverage and more

The 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea are winding down. Read more ...

'Technical issue' at BB&T Bank hits ATMs, digital banking

'Technical issue' at BB&T Bank hits ATMs, digital banking

BB&T Bank customers were unable to use ATMs and digital banking Thursday evening after a problem at the bank. Read more ...

‘Heartbroken' US Olympic medalist visits South Korean dog meat farm

‘Heartbroken' US Olympic medalist visits South Korean dog meat farm

“It's one of the saddest places I've ever been." Read more ...

Connecticut man crashes into hospital ER, sets himself on fire

Connecticut man crashes into hospital ER, sets himself on fire

A man with a history of violent behavior intentionally crashed a car filled with gasoline containers into a Connecticut hospital emergency room. Read more ...

Husband of mom who had 2nd online life arrested in her killing

Husband of mom who had 2nd online life arrested in her killing

The husband of an online exhibitionist whose partially nude body was found outside her suburban home was arrested Thursday in her killing. Read more ...

REPORT: FBI uncovers expense reports naming UK, UofL basketball players

REPORT: FBI uncovers expense reports naming UK, UofL basketball players

Records uncovered in a years-long investigation detail activities that could have ramifications at some of the sport's most high-profile schools, including Kentucky and Louisville. Read more ...

Trump bucks NRA, backs raising age for buying assault rifles

Trump bucks NRA, backs raising age for buying assault rifles

Trump has spent the past two days listening to ideas about how to stem gun violence at schools after last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Read more ...