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The whistleblower complaint says notes from President Trump's call with the Ukrainian president, released this week, were loaded into an electronic system meant for classified information "of an especially sensitive nature." Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Officials Say White House's Use Of Secret System Is Unusual, 'Disturbing'

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House Speaker Pelosi Announces Formal Impeachment Inquiry Into President Trump

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Trump Addresses World Leaders At U.N. General Assembly

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President Trump speaks before the U.N. General Assembly on Sept. 25, 2018. He'll address the assembly for the third time this week amid concerns about the role of U.S. leadership in the world. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Returns To The U.N. This Week Facing Growing Unease About U.S. Leadership

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Trump Dismisses Whistleblower's Claims

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President Trump with his new national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, on Wednesday in Los Angeles. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Once A 'Rocket Ship,' National Security Council Now Avoided By Government Pros

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An aerial view shows damage after Hurricane Dorian on Great Abaco Island, Bahamas. Jose Jimenez/Getty Images hide caption

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As Bahamas Turn To Recovery, U.S. Worries About China Stepping In To Help

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Watchdog Group Says Trump Profited From Pence Trip To Ireland

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Tents at a temporary holding facility for migrants in El Paso, earlier this year. Under President Trump, the Department of Homeland Security focus has shifted increasingly towards immigration and border enforcement. Paul Ratje/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Plans To Shift Millions In Federal Disaster Aid To Pay For Detention Beds

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What This Week's Economic Jitters Mean For Trump's Reelection Bid

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Trump Administration To Deny Green Cards To Immigrants Who Use Public Benefits

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Trump Says He Supports Background Checks, Shift From NRA

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News Brief: Gun Legislation, Intelligence Leadership Changes, Jimmy Aldaoud

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