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Trump son-in-law met executives of sanctioned Russian bank, will testify Mar 27 2017

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, in December. | Video

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U.S. attorney general escalates pressure on 'sanctuary' cities

WASHINGTON Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on Monday to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump administration closer to a potential clash with leaders of America's largest urban centers.

Election 2016, U.S. Mar 27 2017

U.S. government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits

WASHINGTON A U.S. government watchdog has agreed to review how classified information is kept secure at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, the agency said on Monday, after Democratic lawmakers raised concerns about the issue last month.

Election 2016 Mar 27 2017

Delrahim to be nominated to head U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division

WASHINGTON A member of President Donald Trump's transition team, Makan Delrahim, will be nominated to head the U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division, the White House said on Monday.

Election 2016 Mar 27 2017

Tillerson will not meet Turkey opposition in Ankara visit this week

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not meet members of Turkish opposition groups during a one-day visit to Ankara this week where talks with President Tayyip Erdogan will focus on the war in Syria, senior U.S. officials said on Monday.

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