Maria Butina asks to be released from jail and sent back to Russia in new filing

Maria Butina asks to be released from jail and sent back to Russia in new filing

By Katelyn Polantz and Sara Murray, CNN Maria Butina has asked a federal judge to release her from prison and send her home to Russia after she spent nine months in jail since her arrest for acting as a foreign agent of...

15 hrs 34 mins ago
Tesla announces shakeup to its board of directors

Tesla announces shakeup to its board of directors

By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business Tesla revealed Friday that four directors will leave the company — shrinking the size of its board to seven.

16 hrs 4 mins ago
The Mueller Report is already a best-seller

The Mueller Report is already a best-seller

By Brian Stelter, CNN Business Three versions of "The Mueller Report" soared to the top of Amazon and Barnes & Noble's best-selling book charts in the 24 hours after a redacted version of Robert Mueller's findings...

16 hrs 4 mins ago
Armed Mexican troops question American soldiers on US side of border

Armed Mexican troops question American soldiers on US side of border

By Ryan Browne, CNN Two US soldiers were questioned by Mexican troops earlier this month while conducting a surveillance operation on the US side of the southern border, two US defense officials tell CNN.

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9 Countries and 3 US agencies to investigate initial 737 Max certification

9 Countries and 3 US agencies to investigate initial 737 Max certification

By Ellie Kaufman and Ross Levitt, CNN Government officials from civil aviation authorities in nine countries, as well as members of the three US federal agencies, will investigate how the 737 Max airplane was initially...

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Welcome to the post-Mueller presidency

Welcome to the post-Mueller presidency

Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large Donald Trump's presidency -- or at least his first term -- will be measured this way: Before the Mueller Report (BMR) and After the Mueller Report (AMR).

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Fact check: Erik Prince's public claims vs. the Mueller report

Fact check: Erik Prince's public claims vs. the Mueller report

By Holmes Lybrand Erik Prince, the founder of the controversial private security firm Blackwater, makes a number of appearances in special counsel Robert Mueller's report. Noted for his ties to the United Arab...

17 hrs 4 mins ago
Mueller's report leaves open possibility of post-White House criminal exposure for Trump

Mueller's report leaves open possibility of post-White House criminal exposure for Trump

Analysis by Kara Scannell, CNN Special counsel Robert Mueller abided by Justice Department guidelines that a sitting president can't be indicted, but in preparing the detailed 448-page report, the long-time law...

17 hrs 19 mins ago
How the Mueller investigation was hampered by encryption apps and disappearing messages

How the Mueller investigation was hampered by encryption apps and disappearing messages

By Kevin Collier, CNN Robert Mueller and his team accumulated scores of communications over its nearly two year investigation -- not just texts and emails, but also Apple iMessages, and messages from LinkedIn, Facebook and...

18 hrs 4 mins ago
After Mueller report, brother of Seth Rich calls on those who pushed conspiracy theory to 'take responsibility'

After Mueller report, brother of Seth Rich calls on those who pushed conspiracy theory to 'take responsibility'

By Oliver Darcy, CNN Business The brother of Seth Rich, the slain Democratic National Committee staffer whose unsolved murder became the basis for conspiracy theories on the far-right, called on media figures who peddled...

18 hrs 34 mins ago
Rep. Duncan Hunter posts video climbing over fake 'border wall,' opponent claims he violated bail agreement

Rep. Duncan Hunter posts video climbing over fake 'border wall,' opponent claims he violated bail agreement

By Jamie Ehrlich, CNN Rep. Duncan Hunter posted a video Thursday of himself climbing over a barrier that he erroneously calls "the grand border wall" in a move his Democratic opponent initially claimed violated...

18 hrs 49 mins ago
Top judiciary Dem issues subpoena for full Mueller report

Top judiciary Dem issues subpoena for full Mueller report

By Alex Rogers and Jeremy Herb, CNN House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler subpoenaed Attorney General William Barr on Friday for a full, unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report and the underlying...

19 hrs 4 mins ago
Romney on Mueller report: I am 'sickened' by 'dishonesty and misdirection' of President Trump

Romney on Mueller report: I am 'sickened' by 'dishonesty and misdirection' of President Trump

By Jamie Ehrlich, CNN Republican Sen. Mitt Romney issued a sharp rebuke of President Donald Trump on Friday following the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, saying he was "sickened" by details in...

19 hrs 4 mins ago
4 Times Barr twisted and cherry-picked Mueller's report

4 Times Barr twisted and cherry-picked Mueller's report

By Marshall Cohen There is a widening divide between what Attorney General William Barr has said publicly about the special counsel's investigation and Robert Mueller's actual report. Barr previewed the report in a...

19 hrs 19 mins ago
Rep. Matt Gaetz hires former White House speechwriter who attended 2016 conference with white nationalists

Rep. Matt Gaetz hires former White House speechwriter who attended 2016 conference with white nationalists

By Caroline Kelly A former White House speechwriter who attended a 2016 conference featuring several white nationalists has been hired by a Republican congressman.

19 hrs 34 mins ago
Ocasio-Cortez plans Kentucky visit despite being uninvited by GOP colleague

Ocasio-Cortez plans Kentucky visit despite being uninvited by GOP colleague

By Sunlen Serfaty and Ashley Killough, CNN Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York is planning to visit Kentucky soon despite being uninvited by one of the state's Republican members of Congress.

19 hrs 34 mins ago
Florida man charged with making threats against Democratic lawmakers

Florida man charged with making threats against Democratic lawmakers

By Riddhi Sarkar, CNN A man from Florida called and threatened multiple Democratic lawmakers earlier this month, according to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

19 hrs 49 mins ago
Elizabeth Warren says House should start impeachment proceedings for Trump

Elizabeth Warren says House should start impeachment proceedings for Trump

By MJ Lee, CNN Political Correspondent Sen. Elizabeth Warren called on the House of Representatives to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump Friday.

19 hrs 49 mins ago
Disney is having an amazing April. Now here comes 'Avengers: Endgame'

Disney is having an amazing April. Now here comes 'Avengers: Endgame'

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business Disney's awesome month is about to get even better.

20 hrs 4 mins ago
Soylent was a tech company that sold food. Now it wants to go mainstream

Soylent was a tech company that sold food. Now it wants to go mainstream

By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business Soylent is making a play for the mainstream.

20 hrs 49 mins ago
Trump praises Libyan general as his troops march on US backed government in Tripoli
Trump praises Libyan general as his troops march on US backed government in Tripoli

By Ryan Browne, CNN President Donald Trump spoke with Libyan general Khalifa Haftar Monday, praising his role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya's vast oil resources even as Haftar's troops continue their...

April 19th, 11:32 AM EDT
9Th Circuit deals crackdown on sanctuary cities another hit
9Th Circuit deals crackdown on sanctuary cities another hit

By Priscilla Alvarez, CNN A federal appeals court ruled against the Trump administration's attempt to block a California law that limits cooperation between law enforcement and federal immigration authorities.

23 hrs 34 mins ago
Pot stocks are soaring and the cannabis industry is poised for 'tons of growth'
Pot stocks are soaring and the cannabis industry is poised for 'tons of growth'

By Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business For decades, though nobody was really sure why, April 20 has been the unofficial holiday for marijuana users and a joke by and about them. Now, though, it's also a reminder of how...

23 hrs 34 mins ago
Fact check: What Trump associates told the public vs. what they told Mueller
Fact check: What Trump associates told the public vs. what they told Mueller

By Holmes Lybrand, Sarah Westwood and Betsy Klein, CNN For two years, President Donald Trump and his close associates contradicted, denied and dodged reports and questions of Russian involvement in the 2016 campaign. Now...

April 19th, 12:02 PM EDT
Joe Biden to announce his jump into 2020 race next week
Joe Biden to announce his jump into 2020 race next week

By Arlette Saenz and Jeff Zeleny, CNN Joe Biden is poised to make his long-awaited announcement to jump into the 2020 presidential campaign next week, people close to the former vice president say.

April 19th, 12:02 PM EDT