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China Flag
Dreamstime
July 05, 2018 - 6:53 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/CBS News) -- At midnight Thursday night, $34 billion on Chinese tariffs go into effect, and China promises immediate retaliatory tariffs. China said it will not "fire the first shot," but will impose tariffs on American goods immediately if the U.S. follows through. “So far, the...
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Migrant Children
AP Photo/Eric Gay
July 05, 2018 - 5:12 pm
The deadlines are coming quickly for the Trump administration to reunite the children that ICE has separated from illegal immigrants.
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Scott Pruitt
Molly Riley
July 05, 2018 - 3:45 pm
President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday that he has accepted the resignation of Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt.
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Michael Avenatti
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
July 05, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Attorney Michael Avenatti, who is best known for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels, says he might make a bid for the White House against President Donald Trump in 2020.
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Ed Schultz
Richard Sennott/Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT/Sipa USA
July 05, 2018 - 2:39 pm
Veteran broadcaster Ed Schultz, who hosted a show on MSNBC for several years, has died, CBS News has confirmed.
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Starbucks logo
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
July 05, 2018 - 2:19 pm
The coffee chain says the behavior did not reflect the experience customers should have and the employee is no longer with Starbucks.
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Michael Cohen
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
July 05, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Attorney Michael Cohen seems to be distancing himself from President Donald Trump, having erased Trump’s name from his social media accounts.
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Mike Pompeo
AP Photo/Alex Brandon
July 05, 2018 - 1:46 pm
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is now headed to North Korea, set to arrive on Friday for his third visit with Kim Jong Un.
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President Donald Trump greets supporters after arriving at the Greenbrier Valley Airport in Lewisburg, W.Va., before attending a "Salute to Service" dinner, Tuesday, July 3, 2018, in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 05, 2018 - 8:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is closing in on his next Supreme Court nominee, with three federal judges leading the competition to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Trump's top contenders for the vacancy at this time are federal appeals judges Amy Coney Barrett, Brett Kavanaugh...
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College Campuses
Dreamstime
July 03, 2018 - 6:23 pm
The U.S. Justice and Education departments announced Tuesday that they are rescinding Obama-era policies that advocate the use of race in college admissions.
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