CNN exclusive: TSA considering eliminating screening at smaller airports

Washington (CNN)The Transportation Security Administration is considering eliminating passenger screening at more than 150 small and medium-sized airports across the US, according to senior agency officials and internal documents obtained by CNN. Internal documents from a TSA working group say the proposal to cut screening at small and some medium-sized…

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Trump repeats Giuliani defense: ‘Collusion is not a crime’

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Tuesday embraced a line of defense offered by his attorney, Rudy Giuliani, that “collusion is not a crime,” even though he continued to deny any alleged ties between his campaign and Moscow during the 2016 election. Legal experts, however, have repeatedly said that anyone found…

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Trump’s 2020 campaign denies reports that it is producing flags in China

(CNN)President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign denied Saturday that it is using Chinese manufacturers to produce campaign flags, despite recent viral images that suggest otherwise. CNN reported earlier this month on an NPR story that said the owner of another factory in a different Chinese province said his company is making…

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Britain’s Trumpocracy: who are the president’s biggest cheerleaders?

Donald Trumps UK arrival is expected to be met by protest but some citizens see him as an ally As the US president arrives in the UK, he will be met with a chorus of disapproval but also a smaller number of cheerleaders whose enthusiasm for his leadership is matched…

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Lingering questions from the Trump-Kim summit

(CNN)The summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un undeniably deserved the overused epithet “historic.” But the almost dreamlike encounter between the President of the United States and the supreme leader of the world’s most repressive state ended with mounting questions about what actually had been achieved, who had won…

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Former DNI James Clapper on North Korea talks: ‘I’ve long been an advocate of involving Dennis Rodman’

Washington (CNN)Dennis Rodman, a retired professional basketball player, is one of the few people who knows both US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and that makes him an important resource, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said in a CNN interview. “I’ve long been…

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Donald Trump’s 54 most outrageously over-the-top lines from his North Dakota speech

(CNN)President Donald Trump jetted to North Dakota Wednesday night for a rally in support of GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer’s candidacy against Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat. Trump was at his most Trumpian, delivering a free-form campaign speech that went in 100 different directions all at once. 2. “This place is…

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Tom Arnold says he has tapes of the President that have yet to be heard by the public

Washington (CNN)Actor Tom Arnold said he has tapes of President Donald Trump that have yet to be heard by the public. “If you see, for instance, one full day on the boardroom set of ‘The Apprentice,’ one full day, and you see how incompetent he was,” Arnold went on to…

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Dennis Rodman traveling to Singapore for North Korea summit

Washington (CNN)Former NBA star Dennis Rodman is traveling to Singapore for the upcoming summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “Thanks to my loyal sponsors from @potcoin and my team at @princemarketinggroup , I will be flying to Singapore for the historical Summit. I’ll give…

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