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  • Congressional negotiators reach deal on government funding through September

    (CNN) — Bipartisan congressional negotiators reached a critical agreement late Sunday on a massive spending bill that if approved by the House and Senate would fund the government through the end of September, senior aides from both parties told CNN. The plan would add billions for the Pentagon and border security but would not provide any money for President Donald Trump’s promised border wall with Mexico, Votes in both chambers are expected by the end of the week. The deal […]

  • Fox, Blackstone considering bid for Tribune Media

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — 21st Century Fox and the private equity firm Blackstone are in talks to launch a bid for Tribune Media, one of the nation’s largest television broadcasting companies, a source with knowledge of the matter said Sunday. The deal currently under discussion would see Blackstone and Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox forming a joint venture. Blackstone would provide the cash for the acquisition while Fox would add all its owned-and-operated television stations to the joint venture. Should […]

  • Trump signs two executive orders on trade

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — President Donald Trump signed two executive orders on trade before his rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on Saturday night. One of the orders directs a review of all existing trade agreements and the second establishes an Office of Trade and Manufacturing. “We believe in ‘Made in the USA,’ and it’s coming back faster and faster,” Trump said. “We’ve taken unprecedented steps to bring back American wealth, American jobs and American dreams.” The President was greeted with cheers and […]

  • Fyre Festival: When a $12,000 luxury festival in paradise turns into chaos

    (CNN) — If you turned up at the Fyre Festival wooed by its ads — and many, many fans did — you’d think you were in for a weekend of top-notch acts playing for your entertainment, as models in bikinis paraded around and private jets and yachts ferried you to and from the beautiful Caribbean paradise. Everything any good millennial needs for a strong Instagram post. The reality, however, has been anything but. Those who shelled out up to $12,780 […]

  • Trump: ‘I thought it would be easier’

    He later added, "I do miss my old life. This -- I like to work. But this is actually more work."

  • Trump fails to force health care vote in first 100 days

    It guarantees President Donald Trump will be without a cornerstone legislative achievement on his 100th day in office.

  • Pentagon warned Flynn in 2014 against taking foreign payments; IG launches investigation

    (CNN) — Former national security adviser Michael Flynn was warned by the Defense Intelligence Agency in 2014 against accepting foreign payments as he entered retirement, according to new documents obtained by the House oversight committee. The inspector general of the Department of Defense also opened an investigation of Flynn earlier this month, according to an April 11 letter released by Democrats on the oversight committee Thursday. “These documents raise grave questions about why General Flynn concealed the payments he received […]

  • United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger who was dragged off plane

    United Airlines just reached a settlement with Dr. David Dao, the passenger who was violently dragged off a flight earlier this month...

  • Reminder: Tax cuts don’t make the economy soar

    President Trump's recipe to help the middle class is simple: Cut taxes, watch the economy grow and jobs soar.