Wall Street wants an infrastructure plan, but the Green New Deal isn’t it
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Wall Street wants an infrastructure plan, but the Green New Deal isn’t it

New York (CNN Business)The American business community really wants a large federal infrastructure package. It wants to shore up transportation systems, generate business through government contracts, and create…

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McCabe says he ordered obstruction probe on Trump in order to preserve Russia investigations
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McCabe says he ordered obstruction probe on Trump in order to preserve Russia investigations

Washington (CNN)Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe said he ordered an investigation into whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice as a way to preserve ongoing inquiries into Russian…

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Here’s what the Green New Deal actually says
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Here’s what the Green New Deal actually says

(CNN)Green New Deal fits perfectly on a bumper sticker. But the proposal, which is on its way to becoming a litmus test for the Democratic Party's many 2020…

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Planned Parenthood president: What gives me hope
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Planned Parenthood president: What gives me hope

Dr. Leana S. Wen is an emergency physician and the president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund. The views expressed in this…

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State Dept. isn’t consulting with Congress on tougher Russia sanctions as it promised
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State Dept. isn’t consulting with Congress on tougher Russia sanctions as it promised

(CNN)The US State Department is continuing to punt on its congressionally mandated obligations to hold Russia accountable for poisoning an ex-spy in the United Kingdom, and despite its…

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Wife of White House communications director pushes false anti-vaccination claims
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Wife of White House communications director pushes false anti-vaccination claims

(CNN)The wife of White House communications chief Bill Shine said Wednesday that childhood diseases such as measles "keep you healthy & fight cancer."In a series of tweets echoing…

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Washington waits to see if Trump will sign
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Washington waits to see if Trump will sign

Washington (CNN)On the eve of a deadline to avoid a second partial government shutdown, no one -- not congressional leaders, President Donald Trump's allies on Capitol Hill nor…

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READ: Funding bill that would avert a partial government shutdown
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READ: Funding bill that would avert a partial government shutdown

Washington (CNN)Congressional negotiators late Wednesday night introduced the legislation that would fund the Department of Homeland Security and avert a partial government shutdown at the end of the…

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Freedom Caucus proposes 1-week continuing resolution to counter ‘bad border deal’
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Freedom Caucus proposes 1-week continuing resolution to counter ‘bad border deal’

(CNN)Some of President Donald Trump's staunchest allies in the House of Representatives introduced a continuing resolution on Wednesday as an alternative to the "bad border deal" that will…

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Internal IRS report details ‘shocking’ service delays and backlogs after shutdown
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Internal IRS report details ‘shocking’ service delays and backlogs after shutdown

(CNN)The Internal Revenue Service accumulated a backlog of 5 million unsorted pieces of mail during the five-week government shutdown, according to an agency watchdog report released Tuesday.The National…

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Manafort bombshell deepens mystery in Russia probe
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Manafort bombshell deepens mystery in Russia probe

Washington (CNN)Paul Manafort's latest legal debacle deepened the core intrigue underlying special counsel Robert Mueller's probe: Why have so many of President Donald Trump's associates been caught lying…

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How a single poll question illustrates America’s divide over Trump and Russia
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How a single poll question illustrates America’s divide over Trump and Russia

New York (CNN Business)Here's a poll question. Think about how you would answer it."So far, do you think Mueller's investigation has or has not proven that Russia tried…

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As questions linger around Jeff Bezos’ explosive suggestions, identity of tabloid leaker is confirmed
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As questions linger around Jeff Bezos’ explosive suggestions, identity of tabloid leaker is confirmed

New York (CNN Business)The brother of the woman with whom Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was in a relationship was the person who tipped off the National Enquirer to…

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Report: National Enquirer publisher asked Justice Department if it needed to register as foreign agent
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Report: National Enquirer publisher asked Justice Department if it needed to register as foreign agent

New York (CNN Business)Not long after it published a glossy magazine touting Saudi Arabia and its crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, American Media Inc. — otherwise best known…

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Bezos’ private life is no concern to investors
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Bezos’ private life is no concern to investors

New York (CNN Business)Wall Street traders may love to gossip about merger rumors and other corporate dramas. But the private life of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is apparently…

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National Enquirer lawyer denies tabloid extorted Jeff Bezos
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National Enquirer lawyer denies tabloid extorted Jeff Bezos

New York (CNN)An attorney representing American Media Inc. CEO David Pecker says his client did not engage in extortion or blackmail against Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.Attorney Elkan Abramowitz…

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A billionaire divorce, raunchy selfies, a supermarket tabloid and extortion claims
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A billionaire divorce, raunchy selfies, a supermarket tabloid and extortion claims

New York (CNN Business)This story started when Jeff Bezos tweeted, something the richest man on the planet doesn't do very often.January 9Bezos — the founder, CEO and largest…

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Judge says Paul Manafort ‘intentionally’ lied to the FBI, special counsel and grand jury
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Judge says Paul Manafort ‘intentionally’ lied to the FBI, special counsel and grand jury

Washington (CNN)Paul Manafort "intentionally" lied to special counsel Robert Mueller's office, breaking the plea agreement that made him the star cooperator in the Russia probe, a federal judge…

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Trump inaugural chief asked about Khashoggi murder, jokes and then defends Saudis
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Trump inaugural chief asked about Khashoggi murder, jokes and then defends Saudis

Washington (CNN)Tom Barrack, a key donor and friend of President Donald Trump attempted to justify the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi Tuesday, arguing that the US…

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Debunking Roger Stone’s anti-CNN conspiracy theory
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Debunking Roger Stone’s anti-CNN conspiracy theory

New York (CNN Business)Roger Stone, it seems, wants people to be talking about CNN, instead of his alleged crimes and his connections to President Trump.Stone continues to promote…

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William Barr gears up to take the reins on Mueller probe and pick a top deputy
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William Barr gears up to take the reins on Mueller probe and pick a top deputy

Washington (CNN)William Barr has started discussions on how to handle two significant decisions awaiting him as attorney general: what to report to Congress about the special counsel's Russia…

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