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A screen above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number of the Dow Jones industrial average on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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As Trump Prepares For Big Speech, State Of The Economy Is Strong

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Firing Robert Mueller, testifying in 2013 when he was FBI director, may have been discussed at the White House, which may or may not affect the special counsel's investigation. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Pennsylvania is one of the states that mostly rely on antiquated voting machines that store votes electronically, without printed ballots or other paper-based backups that could be used to double-check the balloting. There's almost no way to know if they've accurately recorded individual votes, or if anyone tampered with the count. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Robert Mueller is sworn in on Capitol Hill, prior to testifying before the House Judiciary Committee in 2013. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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We Asked, You Answered: When Should We Call Something 'Racist'?

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The Massive Case Of Collective Amnesia: The FBI Has Been Political From The Start

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Republicans have lots to say publicly about a secret memo by Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., that they say exposes abuse of power by the Obama administration. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Patrick Meehan, R-Pa., has been accused of sexual harassment by a former aide. He says the two simply enjoyed a close friendship and it was never a sexual relationship. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Congressman Accused Of Harassment Defends Himself, Says He Saw Aide As A 'Soul Mate'

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Demonstrators, many of them recent immigrants to America, protest the government shutdown and the lack of a deal on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) outside of Federal Plaza in New York City on Monday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Did Senate Democrats Help Or Hurt Themselves During The Shutdown?

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