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Plane with Hillary Clinton aboard returns to gate after mechanical issue

Plane with Hillary Clinton aboard returns to gate after mechanical issue

Hillary Clinton was aboard an American Airlines flight from New York that suffered a mechanical issue and needed to return to the gate Sunday afternoon, according to a law enforcement source. A separate law enforcement source confirmed Clinton was aboard a plane which experienced a mechanical issue that needed to return to the gate. American…MORE

The 5 biggest 2020 stories to watch this week

The 5 biggest 2020 stories to watch this week

With 78 days until the Iowa caucuses, the 2020 election will be here before you know it. Every Sunday, I deliver to your inbox the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they’re ranked — so the No. 1 story is the most important of the coming week.  5. Impeachment,…MORE

Trump lashes out at State Department employee ahead of public testimony

Trump lashes out at State Department employee ahead of public testimony

President Donald Trump on Sunday lashed out at a State Department employee who is set to testify publicly this week before lawmakers, the latest in a series of social media attacks made by the President against those cooperating in the House impeachment inquiry. Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence and a career…MORE

‘Anonymous’ book offers eye-popping insider details

‘Anonymous’ book offers eye-popping insider details

On Nov. 19, one of the most anticipated political books of the year hits store shelves with the publication of “A Warning” by Anonymous. CNN obtained an advance copy and gave it a read. Overall the book is sparse on the revelations it provides, especially given the buildup. Part of that is due to the…MORE

Schumer says Trump should testify — not tweet — in impeachment investigation

Schumer says Trump should testify — not tweet — in impeachment investigation

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Sunday that President Donald Trump should not voice his concerns about the impeachment hearings on Twitter but instead should appear before Congress to testify. The New York Democrat’s comments follow the first public hearings in the House impeachment inquiry into the President and Ukraine. Trump has continuously tweeted…MORE

Another red state lost. Another setback for the President.

Another red state lost. Another setback for the President.

Here are the stories our panel of top political reporters will be watching for in the week ahead in this week’s “Inside Politics” forecast. 1. Trump’s Louisiana lesson From CNN Chief National Correspondent John King: Once again, a ruby red state declined to grant President Donald Trump his big wish. This time it was Louisiana,…MORE

Trump’s visit to Walter Reed ‘not protocol’ for routine visit, source says

Trump’s visit to Walter Reed ‘not protocol’ for routine visit, source says

President Donald Trump’s visit to Walter Reed on Saturday did not follow the protocol of a routine presidential medical exam, according to a person familiar with the matter. Medical staff at Walter Reed did not get a staff-wide notice about a presidential visit to the medical center in Bethesda, Maryland, ahead of Trump’s arrival, according…MORE