URGENT - Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador
URGENT - Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador

(CNN) -- State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saturday she has withdrawn from consideration as UN ambassador. President Donald Trump had announced he was picking Nauert, but the formal nomination had not been...

February 16th, 2:44 PM HST
URGENT - Exclusive: WH press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed by special counsel's office
URGENT - Exclusive: WH press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed by special counsel's office

(CNN) -- Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has interviewed White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, she told CNN on Friday. "The President urged me, like he has everyone in the administration, to fully cooperate...

February 15th, 10:28 AM HST
URGENT - Trump says he will sign national emergency
URGENT - Trump says he will sign national emergency

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump said Friday he will sign a national emergency declaration to address the situation on the southern border, while arguing that his actions are consistent with those of his predecessors....

February 15th, 6:13 AM HST
URGENT - McConnell says Trump will sign funding bill, declare a national emergency
URGENT - McConnell says Trump will sign funding bill, declare a national emergency

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump plans to sign a compromise border security measure in conjunction with declaring a national emergency to secure funding for a border wall, according to Senate Majority Leader Mitch...

February 14th, 10:28 AM HST
URGENT - Trump 'not happy' with deal, weighing options for building wall
URGENT - Trump 'not happy' with deal, weighing options for building wall

(CNN) -- President Donald Trump voiced displeasure Tuesday at a border security deal struck by congressional negotiators, hinting it may not meet his requirements for constructing a wall. "Am I happy? The answer is no,...

February 12th, 7:42 AM HST
URGENT - Key Hill negotiators say they have reached an agreement in principle to avert shutdown
URGENT - Key Hill negotiators say they have reached an agreement in principle to avert shutdown

(CNN) -- Congressional negotiators say they have reached an agreement in principle to avert a government shutdown at the end of this week. The four lead bipartisan negotiators, emerging from talks Monday night, declined...

February 11th, 3:57 PM HST
URGENT - Elizabeth Warren officially announces she is running for President
URGENT - Elizabeth Warren officially announces she is running for President

(CNN) -- Senator Elizabeth Warren, at a rally outside a mill in Lawrence, Massachusetts, has officially announced she is running for the Democratic nomination for president. Warren told the crowd, "It won't be enough...

February 9th, 7:10 AM HST
URGENT - Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax faces second sexual assault allegation
URGENT - Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax faces second sexual assault allegation

(CNN) -- A second woman has come forward to say that she was raped by Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax when they attended Duke University in 2000. Meredith Watson alleged that Fairfax's assault on her was...

February 8th, 12:55 PM HST
URGENT - Former Rep. John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
URGENT - Former Rep. John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92

(CNN) -- Former Rep. John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress on record and a politician whose voice loomed large even after he left Capitol Hill, passed away Thursday. He was 92. "It is with a heavy heart...

February 7th, 4:55 PM HST
URGENT - Nadler tells Whitaker no need for subpoena if he appears and responds to questions
URGENT - Nadler tells Whitaker no need for subpoena if he appears and responds to questions

(CNN) -- The Justice Department told the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday afternoon that acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker would not appear at Friday's closely-watched oversight hearing unless he receives a...

February 7th, 1:10 PM HST
URGENT - Virginia attorney general admits to wearing blackface at 1980 college party
URGENT - Virginia attorney general admits to wearing blackface at 1980 college party

(CNN) -- Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring admitted Wednesday that appeared in blackface at a 1980 party, further plunging Richmond into chaos as Democrats here struggle to overcome a trio of scandals rocking their...

February 6th, 7:09 AM HST