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WATCH: Sessions asked multiple times about possible Uranium One special prosecutor

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions has inquired about the need for a special prosecutor to investigate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's role in approving a 2010 deal that has come to be known simply as Uranium One.
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A.G. Sessions Considering Another Special Counsel To Look Into Clinton Foundation

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he's considering appointing a second special counsel. This one would look into the 2010 sale of a Canadian mining company to a Russian mining company and the potential connections between that deal and former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
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Jeff Sessions denies Trump is pressuring him into probing Clinton

Jeff Sessions denies Trump is pressuring him into probing Clinton

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that politics would play no role in his decision on whether to appoint a special counsel to probe the Clinton Foundation and an Obama-era uranium deal. “The Department of Justice can never be used to retaliate politically against opponents and that would be wrong,” he told the House Judiciary...
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After catching 5 times as many migrants off the West Coast in 2018, Coast...

After catching 5 times as many migrants off the West Coast in 2018, Coast Guard crews are working without pay - and retirees may be next

The Coast Guard is the only military branch to work without pay during the government shutdown. If the shutdown continues, the service's 50,000 retirees will miss their... Read more ...

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May's Brexit deal rejected by the UK parliament. MPs in the House of Commons voted by a margin of 432 to 202 against the deal. It is the biggest Commons defeat for a... Read more ...

A federal judge just ruled against the Trump administration's push for a...

A federal judge just ruled against the Trump administration's push for a citizenship question on the 2020 Census

On Tuesday, a New York court blocked the Trump administration's plans to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The decision is a win for civil rights groups, which... Read more ...

House Votes To Condemn White Supremacy, And Thus Rep. Steve King

House Votes To Condemn White Supremacy, And Thus Rep. Steve King

Meanwhile, there are two pending measures in the House to censure the representative from Iowa. Read more ...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for president in 2020 on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced her widely-expected candidacy for the presidency on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Tuesday. Asked why she was... Read more ...

Trump's AG Nominee Vows Not to Be 'Bullied'

Trump's AG Nominee Vows Not to Be 'Bullied'

Vowing "I will not be bullied," President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general asserted independence from the White House on Tuesday, saying he believed that Russia had... Read more ...

Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown announces 'dignity of work' tour of 4 key voting...

Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown announces 'dignity of work' tour of 4 key voting states, signaling imminent 2020 presidential bid

Ohio. Sen. Sherrod Brown announced he is embarking on a listening tour of the first key voting states ahead of a potential run for the Democratic presidential nomination in... Read more ...

Attorney general nominee William Barr helped write the handbook on mass...

Attorney general nominee William Barr helped write the handbook on mass incarceration in the 1990s - but he says he realizes times have changed

Attorney General nominee William Barr is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, and is expected to field questions on his criminal-justice record. Barr... Read more ...

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Announces 2020 Presidential Run

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Gillibrand joins a growing field of Democratic candidates, telling TV host Stephen Colbert on Tuesday that she's launching an exploratory committee and explaining why she's... Read more ...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his grandpa's confirmation hearing

William Barr, President Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, sat for his confirmation hearing on Tuesday, but Barr wasn't alone - members of his family, including his... Read more ...