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In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, center, walks to the office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., for a meeting with her on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kavanaugh is set to meet with Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, a centrist who’s seen as a potential swing vote on his confirmation. Collins supports abortion rights, but has spoken highly of President Donald Trump’s nominee. Kavanaugh is also meeting separately with Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of New York. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
The Latest: Democrat McCaskill noncommittal on KavanaughDemocratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri is remaining noncommittal after meeting with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh arrives at Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, office, for a private meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Kavanaugh tells senator Roe v. Wade is settled lawSupreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh agrees that the Roe v. Wade decision on abortion rights is settled law, according to Sen. Susan Collins
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Trump looking to best Obama's travel schedule for midtermsPresident Donald Trump is preparing to embark on an aggressive campaign schedule this fall to boost Republican candidates on the ballot in 2018.
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Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves his apartment building, in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Cohen could be charged before the end of the month with bank fraud in his dealings with the taxi industry and with committing other financial crimes, multiple people familiar with the federal probe said Monday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
AP sources: Cohen pleading to bank, campaign finance fraudTwo people familiar with the financial fraud investigation of Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, say he will plead guilty to federal charges including campaign finance fraud, bank fraud and tax evasion
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New "Izh Pulsar" electric motorcycles are on display presented by the Concern Kalashnikov during the International Military Technical Forum Army-2018 in Alabino, outside Moscow, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Russia has displayed its latest weapons at a military show aimed at attracting more foreign customers. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
Russia displays its latest weapons at military showRussia displays its latest weapons at a military show aimed at attracting more foreign customers
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Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves his apartment building, in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
The Latest: Cohen pleading to bank fraud, campaign financeTwo people familiar with the financial fraud investigation of Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, say he will plead guilty to federal charges including campaign finance fraud, bank fraud and tax evasion
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FILE - In this April 28, 2015, file photo, a man walks past a Microsoft sign set up for the Microsoft BUILD conference at Moscone Center in San Francisco. Microsoft has uncovered new hacking attempts by Russia targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections. The company said Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, that a group tied to the Russian government created fake websites that appeared to spoof two American conservative organizations: the Hudson Institute and the International Republican Institute. Three other fake sites were designed to look as if they belonged to the U.S. Senate. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
US adds to growing list of sanctions on RussiaThe Trump administration has added to its growing list of sanctions against Russia as U.S. lawmakers urge tighter economic restrictions on Moscow
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AP sources: Michael Cohen to plead guilty in New York to charges including campaign finance and bank fraud, tax evasionAP sources: Michael Cohen to plead guilty in New York to charges including campaign finance and bank fraud, tax evasion
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FILE - In this April 28, 2015, file photo, a man walks past a Microsoft sign set up for the Microsoft BUILD conference at Moscone Center in San Francisco. Microsoft has uncovered new hacking attempts by Russia targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections. The company said Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, that a group tied to the Russian government created fake websites that appeared to spoof two American conservative organizations: the Hudson Institute and the International Republican Institute. Three other fake sites were designed to look as if they belonged to the U.S. Senate. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midtermsMicrosoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking efforts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections
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Reports: Michael Cohen Strikes a Plea DealBig news that surely will not please President Trump: His former "fixer," Michael Cohen, has struck a plea deal with prosecutors, reports ABC News and the New York Times . Other outlets don't go quite as far, saying that he's close to a deal, but all should be cleared up at...
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