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Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to former President Donald Trump, and attorney Danya Perry leave his apartment building on his way to Manhattan Criminal Court in New York City on Thursday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's New York criminal trial could head to jury deliberation as soon as next week

Once an ally of the former president, now Cohen has spent a third day of testifying against him. He alleges Trump knew about the deal with an adult film star to keep quiet about an alleged affair.

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a challenge to the way the CFPB is funded. Al Drago/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court upholds funding structure for consumer watchdog agency

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The Hubble Space Telescope in 2009, locked in a space shuttle's cargo bay, before the final repair work ever done. NASA/JSC hide caption

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Private mission to save the Hubble Space Telescope raises concerns, NASA emails show

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Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to former President Donald Trump, and attorney Danya Perry leave his apartment building on his way to Manhattan Criminal Court in New York City on Thursday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's New York criminal trial could head to jury deliberation as soon as next week

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Luke Newton as Colin Bridgerton and Nicola Coughlan as Penelope Featherington. Liam Daniel/Netflix hide caption

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What took him so long? Colin finally likes Penelope back in 'Bridgerton' season 3

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Animals

The brown pelican crisis of 2024 is here

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The brown pelican crisis of 2024 is here

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'IF' only! These imaginary friends are sweet, but could have been so much more

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