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  1. Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned for several hours last week by special counsel Robert Mueller's office as part of the investigation into Russia's meddling in the election and whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice since taking office, a source close to Sessions told CNN.
  2. FBI Director Chris Wray threatened to resign as Attorney General Jeff Sessions called on him to fire his outgoing deputy, Axios reported Monday.
  3. CNN's Jim Sciutto looks at how the Russia probe has unfolded during the first year of President Donald Trump's presidency.
  4. Attorney General Jeff Sessions pledged Monday to get to the bottom of a question asked this week by a growing number of top Republicans: How did the FBI lose a series of messages sent during a critical time period between two bureau employees currently in the crosshairs of an internal Justice Department investigation?
  5. It's easy to lose track of the Trump-Russia investigation with what at times feels like daily bombshells, the denials that end up getting debunked, the hearings, the subpoenas and the difficult-to-pronounce Russian names. If you're not paying attention -- even if you are -- it is admittedly challenging to stay on top of it all.
  6. Republicans may declassify a memo about the FBI's alleged surveillance abuses. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
  7. A shooting took place Tuesday at Marshall County High School in Benton, Kentucky, Benton City Clerk Beth Cooper told CNN. All officers at the Benton Police Department office inside City Hall left to go to the scene, Cooper said. Injuries have been reported, a Kentucky State Police spokesman said.
  8. An 8.2-magnitude earthquake has been detected about 175 miles southeast of Kodiak, Alaska, in the Gulf of Alaska, according to preliminary figures from the United States Geological Survey.
  9. The woman believed to be the "real" Rosie the Riveter died Saturday at age 96, according to her daughter-in-law Marnie Blankenship.
  10. Bill Cosby did a small stand-up performance in Philadelphia, marking his first appearance on stage since his criminal sexual assault trial.
  11. The Republican-led Congress has turned the work of the president's opioid commission into a "charade" and a "sham," a member of the panel told CNN.
  12. A German nurse who allegedly killed his victims out of boredom has been charged with 97 murders, potentially making him one of the country's deadliest serial killers.
  13. Dr. Lukasz R. Niec was five years old when his parents fled Poland with their two children in 1979, his sister says.
  14. Now 2018 will have two royal weddings. Princess Eugenie is getting married in the fall after Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle in May.
  15. American citizens were among those killed in the weekend attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, US State Department officials told CNN.
  16. While President Donald Trump relentlessly claims credit for the strengthening economy, the nation's economic growth is being driven overwhelmingly by the places that are most resistant to him.
  17. President Trump takes credit for African-American job gains and a record low unemployment rate, but that may not translate into support from black communities. CNN's Athena Jones reports.
  18. The government shutdown is over for now. Senate Democrats have agreed to fund the government. Senate Republicans have said they would give Democrats a vote to allow Dreamers -- young people brought to this country as children -- to stay. What remains to be seen is how the President will handle immigration going forward -- and by "President," I mean Stephen Miller.
  19. On Monday in Jerusalem, Vice President Mike Pence was asked about porn star Stormy Daniels and her alleged relationship with President Donald Trump.
  20. Twitter mocks President Trump for "staging" empty desk photo op. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
  21. First lady Melania Trump, in a change of plans, will not be joining President Donald Trump on his trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, later this week.
  22. The girls trusted their doctor.
  23. Athletes Kaylee Lorincz and Sterling Riethan, who will make statements about their experiences with Dr. Larry Nassar, say he was a "master manipulator" and that they were "brainwashed" to trust him.
  24. An Arizona woman who originally thought she had the flu had instead a rare flesh-eating disease.
  25. During the Women's Marches in New York City, Grammy-nominated singer Halsey recalled several moments when her life was changed by assault and abuse in her poem titled "A Story Like Mine."
  26. There is a misconception by some that women of the #MeToo movement relish their characterization as victims. This thinking goes that they were waiting for their chance to board the proverbial bandwagon for 15 minutes of fame -- an approach that is patronizing at best. The truth of the matter is, women acknowledging their membership in this undesirable club is nothing more than an acknowledgment of how deep the roots of oppression can run in a country whose historical soil is fertilized with inequality.
  27. In 1764, British weaver James Hargreaves invented the spinning jenny, a mechanized yarn-spinning machine that enabled one person in a textile factory to do the work of eight. Industrial innovation of this kind transformed what had been a rural workforce, and among the new industrial workforce were young children often subjected to terrible working conditions.
  28. The Academy Award nominations offered something for everyone, and -- in the context of the #OscarsSoWhite campaign and the often-stodgy organization's recognition of fresh talent and voices -- were at least as important for who was recognized behind the scenes as on screen.
  29. Greta Gerwig has made Academy Awards history.
  30. Nominations for the 90th Academy Awards will be announced Tuesday amid what's proving to be an unpredictable and highly political awards season.
  31. Every year the debates rage on: Why did that movie or actor win an Oscar? But there is a method to the awards show madness.
  32. Monica Enriquez has been a professional seat filler at awards shows for 15 years. She shares her most memorable moments.

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