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  1. President Donald Trump acknowledged Thursday that his personal attorney, Michael Cohen, is representing him in a hush money deal involving porn star Stormy Daniels and the President, while distancing himself from Cohen's decision to assert his Fifth Amendment rights in the matter.
  2. President Trump attacked his Department of Justice again in an interview with Fox News.
  3. Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti reacts to President Trump's interview on Fox News.
  4. The Senate is set to confirm Mike Pompeo to be the next Secretary of State on Thursday, a move that comes after the country's next top diplomat squeaked out of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee earlier this week.
  5. Just hours after he pried a rifle from a gunman who'd opened fire at a Waffle House in Tennessee, James Shaw Jr. launched a fundraiser to help the victims' families.
  6. President Donald Trump admitted on Fox News that he's been too busy to get a birthday gift for his wife, first lady Melania Trump, who turned 48 years old Thursday.
  7. On Thursday morning, Ronny Jackson bowed to the inevitable: He withdrew as President Donald Trump's nominee to run the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  8. Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA) questions Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt about the multiple controversies enveloping him during his time at the agency.
  9. Former FBI director James Comey defends his decision to share memos with the media as a "private citizen," at the CNN Town Hall with Anderson Cooper.
  10. James Comey's CNN Town Hall appearance at William & Mary University Wednesday shed little new light on his tense, private discussions with the President. Nor did it elicit definitive, explosive sound bites to suggest Trump might be compromised by the Russians.
  11. American Urban Radio Network White House correspondent and CNN political analyst April Ryan discusses the challenges she faces in her role in asking questions the Trump administration may not like, and how the relationship has become contentious.
  12. For the first time in over a decade, the leaders of a divided Korea will sit down Friday to negotiate an end to a decades-long rivalry which has threatened at times to plunge the world into nuclear war.
  13. Former FBI Director James Comey tells the story of being held hostage and held at gunpoint by a serial rapist when he was a teenager.
  14. For decades, a masked gunman nicknamed the Golden State Killer roamed through communities in California, raping dozens of women in a campaign of terror that left 12 people dead.
  15. The season 7 finale of "Suits" acted as a dress rehearsal of sorts for actress Meghan Markle, whose on-screen wedding aired just one month before her real-life wedding to Prince Harry.
  16. The family of Tim Bergling, the Swedish DJ and producing star known as Avicii, has issued a new statement regarding the musician's sudden death last week at age 28.
  17. The owners of a house painted to look like a Vincent Van Gogh painting have racked up thousands of dollars in fines.
  18. Michael Riordan, the husband of Southwest victim Jennifer Riordan, is speaking out a week after the death of his wife on Southwest flight 1380.
  19. One of my first thoughts when I arrived in Montgomery, Alabama, and encountered the spring heat was this: How did enslaved men, women and children endure day after day?
  20. His classmates called him "a monster" and "a freak."
  21. Singer and actress Janelle Monae confirmed her sexual orientation for the first time in a new interview.
  22. Find out why NRA supporters are destroying their YETI-branded items.
  23. When the brick coffin of a young woman from medieval Italy was opened after its discovery in 2010, two peculiar things stood out to the researchers: There was a perfect hole in the frontal bone of her skull, and between her pelvis and legs, there was a series of smaller bones belonging to a baby.
  24. Bless your soul, Mick Mulvaney, for spelling out so clearly and succinctly the evil that drives Washington. As the former congressman and now interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau explained to bankers on Tuesday, "We had a hierarchy in my office in Congress. If you're a lobbyist who never gave us money, I didn't talk to you. If you're a lobbyist who gave us money, I might talk to you." Yes, Mulvaney would also meet his constituents from back home, whom he insists were at the top of the hierarchy.

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