Sunday - July 22, 2018
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Political News Headlines

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle abruptly leaves the network - Fri, 20 Jul 2018
Guilfoyle put Fox News in an ethical dilemma earlier this year when she started dating Donald Trump Jr.

US releases $200 million in defensive aid to Ukraine as Moscow seeks better ties - Fri, 20 Jul 2018
The newly released money was part of the US defense budget.

Report: Sin taxes aren’t reliable revenue streams - Fri, 20 Jul 2018
The Pew Charitable Trusts warns sin taxes aren’t a cure all.

NYT: Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate - Fri, 20 Jul 2018
The recording -- which was made shortly before the presidential election -- was seized during an FBI raid on Cohen's office in April.

Prosecutors: Butina a flight risk, has ties to Russian intelligence - Wed, 18 Jul 2018
Prosecutors alleged Wednesday her life in the US has been "predicated on deception," according to the court filing.

NFL: Titans star Jurrell Casey says he’ll protest during anthem and take fine - Wed, 18 Jul 2018
NFL fines will be billed to teams, who have it in their discretion to enforce pre-game anthem observation as they see fit.

Trump, facing fury, says he misspoke with Putin - Wed, 18 Jul 2018
He explained he had reviewed a transcript and video of his remarks.

Charlotte’s decision to accept RNC bid is a positive sign - Wed, 18 Jul 2018
The city council voted 6-5 in favor of making a bid to host the 2020 Republican National Convention.

Russia plans to increase aggression post-World Cup - Tue, 17 Jul 2018
The Russians did the same during the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia in 2014.

Trump surprised at fierce criticism of Putin news conference - Tue, 17 Jul 2018
The conservative editorial page of The Wall Street Journal declared the news conference "a personal and national embarrassment".

Top Republicans in Congress break with Trump over Putin comments - Mon, 16 Jul 2018
"The president must appreciate that Russia is not our ally," said Speaker Paul Ryan. "There is no moral equivalence between the United States and Russia, which remains hostile to our most basic values and ideals."

Former intel chiefs condemn Trump’s news conference with Putin - Mon, 16 Jul 2018
Former CIA Director John Brennan called Trump's performance "nothing short of treasonous."