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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with U.S. President Trump during their summit on June 12 in Singapore. Kevin Lim/The Straits Times/Getty Images hide caption

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Collusion Or Conspiracy; What's Really The Difference?

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Facebook says it is still in early stages of an investigation and is sharing information with U.S. law enforcement and Congress. Thibault Camus/AP hide caption

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Facebook Says It Removed Pages Involved In Deceptive Political Influence Campaign

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Paul Manafort (center), standing with his lawyers, is introduced to jury pool on Tuesday. Sketch by Art Lien hide caption

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Manafort Trial Begins, Ushering In New Phase In Mueller Probe

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Former TSA Administrator Discusses 'Quiet Skies' Surveillance Program

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Former Pentagon Adviser Discusses Alleged Meeting Between U.S. Officials And Taliban

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A passenger looks over planes sitting on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport in New York City on Nov. 22. A previously undisclosed TSA program flags passengers for observation, and undercover air marshals observe their behavior — including whether they make calls or send texts as they travel, The Boston Globe reports. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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'Quiet Skies' TSA Surveillance Program Targets Americans Without Warrant

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Secretaries of state and elections officials across the country may not know how robust their preparations are until Election Day. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Philadelphia Will Not Renew Contract With ICE

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Doubts Remain Over North Korean Denuclearization

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Michael Cohen, former personal attorney for President Trump, has no paperwork, audio recordings or other hard evidence to back up his story that the then-candidate approved the 2016 Trump Tower meeting, CNN also reported. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Cyberattackers, traced back to the Vladimir Putin-backed GRU Russian intelligence agency, attempted to hack into the emails of Sen. Claire McCaskill last year. Alexei Nikolsky/Alexei Nikolsky/TASS hide caption

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Russian Hackers Targeted The Most Vulnerable Part Of U.S. Elections. Again

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