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Manafort jurors hear about Yankees tickets after mystery recess

Prosecutors have for the second time during Paul Manafort's criminal trial asked Judge T.S. Ellis to correct a statement he made to the jury, according to a filing Friday morning.

8/10/2018 11:08:27 PM

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Judge encouraged by U.S. plan to reunite separated immigrant families

A federal judge on Friday said he was encouraged by a new U.S. plan to reunite parents and children who had been separated at the U.S.-Mexican border under President Donald Trump's now-abandoned "zero tolerance" policy toward illegal immig ...

8/10/2018 10:47:31 PM

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D Is for Defense

It would be near-impossible to draw up a worse 2018 midterm map for Senate Democrats, who need to pick up two seats to retake control of the upper chamber. Thanks to the quirks of the electoral calendar, in which roughly a third of the sea ...

8/10/2018 10:34:02 PM

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Journalist: WikiLeaks tried to ‘derail’ Clinton’s campaign

Journalist Emma Best speaks to AM JOY Host Joy Reid about publishing 11,000 direct, private messages sent to and from Wikileaks’ Twitter account, and how they attempted to influence the 2016 presidential election.

8/10/2018 10:18:33 PM

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Judge expected to rule on ‘Camp Cloud’ injunction Friday afternoon

The city says the camp has violated numerous city bylaws, and that a 'sacred fire' on site is a safety risk.

8/10/2018 10:07:32 PM

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Rick Scott says Bill Nelson should prove his claim Russians have hacked Florida's elections

Florida Gov. Rick Scott demanded Friday that Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson provide proof of his claim that Russians had penetrated some counties' voting systems.

8/10/2018 9:59:06 PM

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Trump’s War on California

California is burning. More than 15,000 firefighters have been fighting wildfires across the state. As of Monday, the Mendocino Complex fire became the largest in California history. Donald Trump recognized the tragedy by … inaccurately co ...

8/10/2018 9:53:12 PM

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Kansas GOP recount has both candidates 'bracing for legal challenge'

Kansas City Star Poltiical Reporter Hunter Woodall joins MTP Daily to discuss the razor-thin margin the GOP primary race for governor.

8/10/2018 9:52:22 PM

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If it's Friday, someone is voting... tomorrow? Inside Hawaii's primaries

Chuck talks on all the candidates running in Saturday's primary races in Hawaii.

8/10/2018 9:49:22 PM

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Manafort trial resumes with bank officer testimony after mystery recess

Prosecutors have for the second time during Paul Manafort's criminal trial asked Judge T.S. Ellis to correct a statement he made to the jury, according to a filing Friday morning.

8/10/2018 9:39:30 PM

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Chuck sends best wishes to the Iowa State Fair

Chuck's feeling a little nostalgia for the Iowa state fair, the politics and all the food-on-a-stick options.

8/10/2018 9:36:31 PM

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Rosenberg: Manafort trial has 'awfully small' chance of acquittal

Former FBI senior official Chuck Rosenberg talks to Chuck about the chances of an acquittal in the Manafort trial

8/10/2018 9:33:13 PM

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Friday's Mini-Report, 8.10.18

Today's edition of quick hits.

8/10/2018 9:30:02 PM

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What are the next steps in the Manafort trial?

After a strange delay in the Manafort trial, Chuck talks with former prosecutor Chuck Rosenberg about how the trial is progressing and with the Special Counsel's next steps may be.

8/10/2018 9:27:27 PM

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UN Security Council calls for probe into Saudi-led airstrike that hit Yemen school bus

The United Nations Security Council is calling for an investigation into Thursday's Saudi-led airstrike that hit a school bus in Yemen and killed dozens of children, many under the age of 10.

8/10/2018 9:04:36 PM

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Group asks Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after court ruling

A U.S. free speech group on Friday asked President Donald Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after a federal judge in May ordered him to restore access to a group of individuals who filed suit.

8/10/2018 8:35:20 PM

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Editorial asks what GOP lawmaker meant when he said his Democratic rival didn't know Kansas 'values'

The Kansas City Star editorial board wrote an op-ed Wednesday calling out GOP Rep. Kevin Yoder for comments he made about his Democratic rival, Sharice Davids. Yoder told the crowd during his primary election night celebration that Davids ...

8/10/2018 8:34:03 PM

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Why a federal judge threatened to hold AG...

It's not every day that a judge raises the prospect of holding the attorney general in contempt, which made for a dramatic afternoon in a courtroom yesterday.

8/10/2018 8:21:10 PM

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Very Fine People

One year ago, a torch-wielding mob chanting “Jews will not replace us” invaded my hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia. The following day, I was in the streets watching in horror as the modern-day Klan announced itself, flanked by heavily ...

8/10/2018 8:18:58 PM

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Omarosa claims Trump campaign offered her job in exchange for silence

Omarosa Manigault Newman, a former White House aide and reality TV star, claims in her forthcoming book that President Donald Trump's re-election campaign offered her a lucrative contract in exchange for her signature on a strict non-discl ...

8/10/2018 8:13:46 PM

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The Dark Forces That Produced Charlottesville Are as Old as America

We must come to grips with that if we are to redeem this nation.

8/10/2018 8:13:00 PM

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There's Blood on the Streets of Mr. Jefferson's Town

The white supremacist terror in Charlottesville was a reminder that the American experiment contains the mechanism of its own destruction.

8/10/2018 8:13:00 PM

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Confirmation hearings for U.S. top court nominee Kavanaugh open Sept. 4

Confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will begin on Sept. 4, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced in a statement on Friday.

8/10/2018 8:00:33 PM

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Trump's Supreme Court nominee to have confirmation hearing September 4

President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next Supreme Court justice -- Judge Brett Kavanaugh -- will start his Senate confirmation hearings on September 4, the Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced Friday.

8/10/2018 7:57:12 PM

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Manafort witness says bank CEO coveted Cabinet job, pushed to approve loans

A Chicago bank chief pushed for $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort in return for help landing a post in the incoming Trump administration, a witness testified in the former Trump campaign chairman's federal fraud trial testified on Frid ...

8/10/2018 7:48:58 PM

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‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ trailer: Michael Moore movie takes on Donald Trump’s America

In 'Fahrenheit 11/9,' Michael Moore describes Donald Trump as "the last president of the United States."

8/10/2018 7:46:22 PM

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Betsy DeVos' rollback of Obama's for-profit college rules is almost complete

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is rolling back another Obama-era regulation that was meant to protect students from abusive practices by for-profit schools and colleges.

8/10/2018 7:33:06 PM

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Witness in Manafort trial says bank CEO was interested in top Treasury post

A former Federal Savings Bank executive testified on Friday at ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's bank and tax fraud trial that the bank's CEO asked him to call Manafort to inquire about whether he could become a candidate for U.S. ...

8/10/2018 7:10:01 PM

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Witness testifies that bank CEO was involved in Manafort loans

A former executive with Federal Savings Bank testified at ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's bank and tax fraud trial on Friday that the chief executive of the Chicago-based bank pushed for $16 million in loans made to Manafort. ...

8/10/2018 6:55:37 PM

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Russian embassy trolls US over Space Force

The Russian Embassy appeared to boldly troll the US Friday following the Trump administration's announcement of a Space Force.

8/10/2018 6:48:03 PM

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Manafort trial resumes after 5-hour delay

Prosecutors have for the second time during Paul Manafort's criminal trial asked Judge T.S. Ellis to correct a statement he made to the jury, according to a filing Friday morning.

8/10/2018 6:41:09 PM

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Judge resumes Manafort trial after unexpected three-hour break

The trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on bank and tax fraud charges resumed on Friday after an unexpected three-hour recess.

8/10/2018 6:39:33 PM

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Trump admin outlines plan to reunify separated children with deported parents

The Trump administration has submitted a plan to a federal judge in San Diego that outlines how the US government intends to reunite migrant children who were separated from their families with parents who have been deported.

8/10/2018 6:25:09 PM

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Trump adviser Stone's associate held in contempt in Russia probe: reports

An associate of President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone was found in contempt on Friday after refusing to appear as a witness before a grand jury convened as part of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, U.S. me ...

8/10/2018 6:10:55 PM

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Mocked in Space: Russian embassy trolls US over new branch

The Russian Embassy appeared to boldly troll the US Friday following the Trump administration's announcement of a Space Force.

8/10/2018 5:50:30 PM

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'Manhattan Madam': I don't have anything on Russian collusion

Before 'Manhattan Madam' Kristin Davis testifies before special counsel Robert Mueller's grand jury, she told NBC News' Anna Schecter that she was not in contact with Roger Stone in the time leading up to the 2016 election.

8/10/2018 5:36:39 PM

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Jonathan Capehart: Laura Ingraham is deplorable

Watch Stephanie Ruhle review the week that Fox News host Laura Ingraham has had, full of commentary now drawing criticism. MSNBC Terror Analyst Malcolm Nance and Washington Post Opinion writer Jonathan Capehart join the conversation to dis ...

8/10/2018 5:15:55 PM

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The First in-laws are now officially American citizens

President Trump’s in-laws are now officially American citizens, but did they use the very immigration method that President Trump has railed against for much of his presidency? Stephanie Ruhle digs into family reunification and what the pr ...

8/10/2018 5:10:44 PM

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Federal judge calls Trump's immigration policy 'outrageous'

A federal judge is threatening to hold the Attorney General and Secretary of Homeland Security in contempt of court and ordered a plane to “turn around” after learning the administration deported a mother and daughter whose court process w ...

8/10/2018 5:08:20 PM

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North Korea rejecting US proposals in diplomatic standoff

The US has made repeated proposals to North Korea on denuclearization, all of which have been rejected, according to senior diplomatic sources.

8/10/2018 5:02:15 PM

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What could the U.S. get with the Space Force's $8 billion budget?

The Vice President is backing his boss and calling for a new branch of the military to patrol the final frontier. Stephanie Ruhle breaks down what else the U.S. could get with the Space Force’s $8 billion budget.

8/10/2018 5:01:38 PM

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An airstrike in Yemen struck a school bus, killing children

The war in Yemen takes a deeper toll as an air strike in a crowded market hit a school bus. Dozens of children were killed by forces supported by the United States. Stephanie Ruhle breaks down the latest.

8/10/2018 4:58:13 PM

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How last year's Charlottesville rally still impacts the community

This weekend marks one year since the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia and the group “Unite the Right” is marking the anniversary with a rally in Washington, D.C. Stephanie Ruhle breaks down the rally’s impact on ...

8/10/2018 4:57:00 PM

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Susan Bro: Trump admin. gave white supremacists a go ahead

Susan Bro, mother of Heather Heyer who was killed in last year's violent Charlottesville protests, speaks out about her daughter's tragic death on the heels of the one year anniversary: "I can tell you what David Duke and Richard Spencer a ...

8/10/2018 4:56:10 PM

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Trump and Sessions Never Had a Plan—Except Cruelty

The United States' current policies towards asylum-seekers are morally repugnant.

8/10/2018 4:46:00 PM

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Trump and the ongoing Russia probe

Reuters White House correspondent Jeff Mason discusses new reporting on Trump intel advisors acknowledging Russia meddling in the 2016 election.

8/10/2018 4:44:51 PM

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Did Trump's team feel the need to trick...

White House officials effectively find it necessary to trick the Leader of the Free World into doing what they think he should be doing.

8/10/2018 4:40:35 PM

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Mueller subpoenas Randy Credico, who Roger Stone says was his WikiLeaks back-channel

Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed Randy Credico to testify before a grand jury next month, according to Credico's attorney.

8/10/2018 4:39:31 PM

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Trump renews attacks on protesting NFL players, says 'be cool'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players pushing for criminal justice and other social reforms, after a number of players protested during the league's preseason opening late on Thursday.

8/10/2018 4:29:56 PM

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Roger Stone aide skips out on grand jury testimony, challenging Mueller subpoena

Andrew Miller, a former associate of longtime Donald Trump confidante Roger Stone, did not appear for a scheduled grand jury hearing on Friday, defying a subpoena from special counsel Robert Mueller, according to his attorney.

8/10/2018 4:06:59 PM

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Michael Avenatti in Iowa: I'm seriously considering running against Trump

Michael Avenatti made it clear as he wandered the rows of stalls at the Iowa State Fair on Thursday: He's seriously considering a 2020 presidential run to challenge President Donald Trump.

8/10/2018 4:05:09 PM

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Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.10.18

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.

8/10/2018 4:00:25 PM

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U.S. judge calls recess in Manafort trial; to resume in midafternoon

The U.S. judge in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign Paul Manafort called a recess on Friday due to other matters, and said the trial would resume in the midafternoon.

8/10/2018 3:59:26 PM

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Russia tells Washington curbs on its banks would be act of economic war

Russia warned the United States on Friday it would regard any U.S. move to curb the activities of its banks as a "declaration of economic war" and would retaliate, as new sanctions took their toll on the rouble and U.S. lawmakers threatene ...

8/10/2018 3:59:26 PM

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Manafort trial will resume in midafternoon - U.S. judge

The fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will reconvene in the midafternoon, the judge said on Friday, after he called a recess due to other matters.

8/10/2018 3:42:44 PM

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Manafort trial delayed as lawyers huddle with judge

Prosecutors have for the second time during Paul Manafort's criminal trial asked Judge T.S. Ellis to correct a statement he made to the jury, according to a filing Friday morning.

8/10/2018 3:40:57 PM

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For the first time in Marine Corps history, a woman is in charge of an infantry platoon

First Lt. Marina Hierl is making Marine history... again.

8/10/2018 3:37:04 PM

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Kris Kobach Was Overseeing His Own Election. What Could Go Wrong?

There have been some discrepancies in the vote totals.

8/10/2018 3:21:00 PM

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Trump's lawyers don't seem to know what a...

Do Trump's lawyers really not know what a perjury trap is, or are they deliberately engaged in some kind of a misguided public-relations campaign?

8/10/2018 3:20:08 PM

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Omorosa: Tapes exist of Trump using racial epithets

Former White House aide Omorosa Manigault, in her new book, claims that Trump used racial epithets multiple times in her interactions with him and says there are tapes to prove it.

8/10/2018 3:10:02 PM

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Omarosa: Tapes exist of Trump using racial epithets

Former White House aide Omorosa Manigault, in her new book, claims that Trump used racial epithets multiple times in her interactions with him and says there are tapes to prove it.

8/10/2018 3:10:02 PM

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Could new Russia sanctions prove have an impact?

The Trump administration is hitting Russia with new sanctions punishing President Vladimir Putin's government for using a chemical weapon against an ex-spy in Britain, U.S. officials told NBC News Wednesday. Dr. Evelyn Farkas and John Glas ...

8/10/2018 2:59:26 PM

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Could new Russia sanctions have an impact?

The Trump administration is hitting Russia with new sanctions punishing President Vladimir Putin's government for using a chemical weapon against an ex-spy in Britain, U.S. officials told NBC News Wednesday. Dr. Evelyn Farkas and John Glas ...

8/10/2018 2:59:26 PM

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Trump renews attacks on NFL players after preseason anthem protests

Trump ripped NFL players taking a knee at a preseason game and suggested that protesters should be "suspended without pay."

8/10/2018 2:53:11 PM

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Kanye West silenced by Donald Trump question on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Host Jimmy Kimmel asked Kanye West how he could support Donald Trump after publicly raging against George Bush in 2005.

8/10/2018 2:47:29 PM

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U.S. judge calls recess in Manafort trial

The U.S. judge in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort called a recess on Friday after a long conversation with attorneys for both the government and Manafort, without giving a reason.

8/10/2018 2:43:41 PM

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GOP running as if it hasn't been in the...

After controlling the levers of federal power for nearly two year, the Republican message is still little more than, "Pelosi is bad and immigrants are scary."

8/10/2018 2:41:14 PM

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#GoodNewsRUHLES: Student’s family surprises teacher with car

An Alabama teacher took several buses to get to and from work every day. When the family of one of her students discovered that news, they decided to buy her a new car. Check out the heartwarming moment in today’s #GoodNewsRUHLES

8/10/2018 2:39:57 PM

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Washington preps for 'Unite the Right 2,' Trump tweets about NFL

A state of emergency has been issued in Virginia gearing up for the anniversary of the Charlottesville riot. Meanwhile, Washington, D.C. braces for protests and counter protests this weekend for a Unite the Right sequel. Stephanie Ruhle di ...

8/10/2018 2:30:47 PM

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'Leave immediately': US Navy plane warned over South China Sea

High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN was given a rare look Friday at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea from a US reconnaissance plane.

8/10/2018 2:20:04 PM

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Kanye West goes silent on Jimmy Kimmel’s Trump question

During an appearance on ABC’s "Jimmy Kimmel Live,” rapper Kanye West went silent for a few moments when asked if he thinks President Donald Trump cares about black people. West has been previously vocal about his support for Trump.

8/10/2018 2:13:48 PM

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Trump vows to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey

President Donald Trump said Friday he has green-lit a doubling of steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey and warned that relations between the US and Turkey "are not good at this time," a move that comes amid US efforts to increase pressure ...

8/10/2018 2:09:54 PM

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Is the U.S. actually falling behind in space capabilities?

Vice President Pence announces the formation of a sixth branch of the military – the Space Force. Stephanie Ruhle is joined by former astronaut Mae Jemison and Reason Magazine Editor-at-Large, Matt Welch to discuss whether the U.S. is actu ...

8/10/2018 2:09:20 PM

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Laura Ingraham’s Walkback of Her David Duke-Approved Monologue Completely Missed the Point

It's not about "white nationalist" labels, it's about using propaganda to stoke white fear about a changing America.

8/10/2018 2:09:00 PM

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Prosecutors ask Manafort judge for another correction as they prepare to rest

Prosecutors have for the second time during Paul Manafort's criminal trial asked Judge T.S. Ellis to correct a statement he made to the jury, according to a filing Friday morning.

8/10/2018 2:07:19 PM

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Ordering ban on pesticide, court says Trump's EPA broke law

Scott Pruitt's opponents were fortune the former EPA chief was so routinely bad at his job.

8/10/2018 2:00:13 PM

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Kobach to recuse himself from Kansas governor's race recount

Kris Kobach, the Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor's race, said he plans to recuse himself from the vote recount after a correction in the total cut his lead to just 91 votes.

8/10/2018 1:59:02 PM

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Ex-'Manhattan Madam' with ties to Trump aide set to testify in Mueller probe

The former "Manhattan Madam", Kristin Davis, and colleague of President Trump's informal advisor Roger Stone is set to testify before a grand jury in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe.

8/10/2018 1:58:25 PM

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'Fourth Estate' follows 'failing' NYT in the Trump era

Director and producer Liz Garbus embedded herself with the New York Times for 'The Fourth Estate,' a new documentary series about the newspaper existing in the Trump era. Garbus joins Morning Joe to discuss.

8/10/2018 1:43:03 PM

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Trump stokes attacks on NFL players who protest

President Donald Trump railed against NFL players who protested at Thursday night's preseason games, saying the players are outraged about "something that most of them are unable to define."

8/10/2018 1:39:33 PM

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Trump renews attacks on NFL players after preseason protests

President Donald Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players pushing for criminal justice and other social reforms as U.S. media reported a number of players reportedly protested during the league's preseason opening late on Thursda ...

8/10/2018 1:36:12 PM

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The Manafort trial: Day 9

8/10/2018 1:30:02 PM

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Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 10) - NFL players, Turkey, Tariffs

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

8/10/2018 1:26:30 PM

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At least 50 Democrats not backing Nancy Pelosi

If Democrats take back the House in the November midterms, there are 50 candidates and incumbents who won't be supporting Nancy Pelosi to take back the gavel.

8/10/2018 1:24:57 PM

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Automatic voter registration expands its...

As recently as three years ago. automatic voter registration did not exist in any state. As of yesterday, it's now law in 14 states.

8/10/2018 1:20:12 PM

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Kobach recuses himself from Kansas governor's race recount

Kris Kobach, the Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor's race, said he plans to recuse himself from the vote recount after a correction in the total cut his lead to just 91 votes.

8/10/2018 1:00:57 PM

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'Erasing Hate' looks at Charlottesville one year later

Christian Picciiolini is a former neo-Nazi skinhead turned anti-racist activist and author, and he joins Morning Joe to discuss the 'Breaking Hate' special, which looks at the one-year anniversary of Charlottesville. Sophia Nelson also joi ...

8/10/2018 12:43:18 PM

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'Breaking Hate' looks at Charlottesville one year later

Christian Picciiolini is a former neo-Nazi skinhead turned anti-racist activist and author, and he joins Morning Joe to discuss the 'Breaking Hate' special, which looks at the one-year anniversary of Charlottesville. Sophia Nelson also joi ...

8/10/2018 12:43:18 PM

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Pence makes a curious case for Trump's...

As recently as March, by his own admission, Trump was "not really serious" about the creation of a "Space Force." Five months later, it's an $8 billion proposal

8/10/2018 12:40:48 PM

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'Manhattan Madam' to testify before grand jury in Mueller investigation

Kristin Davis, also known as the 'Manhattan Madam,' will testify before a grand jury in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation on Friday, her spokeswoman Lainie Speiser told CNN.

8/10/2018 12:01:34 PM

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Facing awkward questions, Kansas' Kobach...

In the nation's closest contest, Kansas' Kris Kobach is already facing some awkward questions -- and it's likely to get worse before it gets better.

8/10/2018 12:00:08 PM

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Who are the white nationalists gathering in Washington?

White nationalists and other right-wing groups will gather along the lawns and brick paths of Lafayette Square in the shadow of the White House on Sunday for a controversial "white civil rights rally."

8/10/2018 11:31:15 AM

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Joe: Trump's warning of immigration invasion was a lie

New court filings show that hundreds of migrant children still remain separated from their parents. The Morning Joe panel digs into the latest details of the border crisis, the lies Trump told about an immigration invasion and Laura Ingrah ...

8/10/2018 11:20:03 AM

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10 things you didn't know about the 'Notorious R.B.G.'

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- the 85-year-old liberal legal icon -- has spent 25 years on the Supreme Court and says she plans on staying put for at least five more.

8/10/2018 11:14:59 AM

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10 things you didn't know about the 'Notorious R.B.G'

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- the 85-year-old liberal legal icon -- has spent 25 years on the Supreme Court and says she plans on staying put for at least five more.

8/10/2018 11:14:59 AM

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Down with 'Notorious R.B.G.'

You wouldn't expect to find Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a tattoo parlor.

8/10/2018 11:11:11 AM

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As immigration talk devolves, some Reagan insight

Fox News host Laura Ingraham on Wednesday delivered commentary about demographic shifts in America as it pertained to immigration. The Morning Joe panel discusses Ingraham's remarks and contrasts them with Ronald Reagan's comments about im ...

8/10/2018 10:35:26 AM

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China warns off US reconnaissance plane over the South China Sea

High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN was given a rare look Friday at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea from a US reconnaissance plane.

8/10/2018 10:13:45 AM

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Transgender candidates could make history in upcoming races

Transgender candidates, running for political office in unprecedented numbers in the United States this year, could make history in upcoming primary elections by securing Democratic Party nominations in races in three states.

8/10/2018 10:09:10 AM

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U.S. to rest its case against Manafort with Chicago bank

U.S. prosecutors plan to wrap up a case on Friday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, with jurors expected to hear about his dangling a Trump administration job to the chief executive of a Chicago bank that gave him $16 m ...

8/10/2018 10:07:09 AM