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President Nixon 45 years ago precipitated the departure of the attorney general, deputy attorney general and Watergate special prosecutor as the criminal investigation of his administration escalated. Henry Burroughs/AP hide caption

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President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort (left), has continued cooperating with the Justice Department after his plea agreement. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Protesters on both sides of the abortion debate demonstrated in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in July concerning Justice Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation. It is thought that a challenge to Roe v. Wade could have a chance of passing now that he is confirmed. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption

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Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks during the Cinema Cafe at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 21 in Park City, Utah. Robin Marchant/Getty Images hide caption

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A sign outside Ajo, Ariz., warns hikers to keep an eye out for people who have unlawfully crossed the nearby border with Mexico. No More Deaths and other humanitarian groups use a private residence they call "the barn" on the outskirts of the small town as a base of operations. Ryan Lucas/NPR hide caption

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Deep In The Desert, A Case Pits Immigration Crackdown Against Religious Freedom

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents serve an employment audit notice at a 7-Eleven convenience store in Los Angeles. California is divided over the state's new sanctuary law, which took effect earlier this year. Chris Carlson/AP hide caption

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California Sanctuary Law Divides State In Fierce Immigration Debate

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Early Voting Changes In North Carolina Spark Bipartisan Controversy

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Trump said on Twitter Tuesday that he welcomed the opportunity to take the offense against Stormy Daniels — whom he called "Horseface" — and lawyer Michael Avenatti in Texas, where Daniels lives. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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