On abortion and other issues, Kavanaugh’s heroes are more conservative than Kennedy

Trump’s Supreme Court nominee has described conservative chief justice Rehnquist as his “first judicial hero.”

‘This loss is on me’: Crowley tries to calm tensions in first interview since primary shocker

Crowley spoke with CBS News three days after an unusual Twitter spat with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the self-described democratic socialist who beat him June 26.

‘Maybe he’ll be a friend’: Trump highlights common ground with Putin ahead of summit

Many Russia experts worry the novice U.S. president is unprepared for the seasoned Russian president and ex-KGB agent.

Trump told Britain to ‘sue’ European Union to speed Brexit, prime minister says

“Actually, no, we’re going into negotiations with them,” Theresa May said as the two leaders continue to disagree on how she should handle the British exit from the bloc.

‘I hadn’t thought’ of asking Putin to extradite indicted Russian agents, Trump says

The president also tried to set expectations for his one-on-one meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in a new CBS interview.

Trump: Immigration is ‘changing the culture’ of Europe and its leaders ‘better watch themselves’

The president offered his thoughts — which he said might not be politically correct — during a joint news conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May.

Rod Rosenstein and Robert Mueller officially repudiate a major Trump conspiracy theory

Trump regularly cast doubt that Russia hacked the DNC — or that the DNC was hacked at all. Now there are actual charges.

Theoretical Girls, ‘NATO’: The Week In One Song

Trump goes to Brussels.

After latest indictments, Schumer calls on Trump to cancel summit with Putin

The president is scheduled to meet with his Russia counterpart on Monday in Helsinki.

Trump knew 12 Russians were being indicted. He still talked about a ‘witch hunt’ and being Putin’s friend.

President Trump has spent much of the week talking about good relations with Russia. We now know he did it despite knowing 12 Russians would be indicted.

McConnell called for removing Papa John’s name from Louisville football stadium

The Senate majority leader spoke out following racist comments by the founder of the pizza chain. The school later Friday announced that the stadium’s name would be changed.

Timeline: How Russian agents allegedly hacked the DNC and Clinton’s campaign

Day by day, as the hacking unfolded.

Charges against Russian intelligence officers intensify spotlight on Trump adviser Roger Stone

During the 2016 campaign, Stone communicated with Guccifer 2.0, an online persona that the special counsel alleges was used by the Russians.

Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will campaign together in Kansas

Campaign swing will benefit two congressional candidates who argue that left-wing politics are the key to winning in red states.

After being told of Russia indictments, Trump still aspired to be friends with Putin

The U.S. president also continued his attacks on the Mueller probe as a ‘rigged witch hunt’ this week while traveling overseas.

A summary of the fruit of the Mueller investigation, to date

There are 187 active charges and guilty pleas targeting 32 people and three businesses.

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page said to be ‘cooperative’ during Capitol Hill meeting about anti-Trump texts

Her messages with FBI agent Peter Strzok have fueled Republicans’ claims of political bias at the bureau.

Tennessee’s Bredesen undecided on Schumer for leader

“I have no commitments or anything there,” the U.S. Senate candidate says.

What Trump and Putin want from their historic summit

Six experts weigh in.

Mueller’s indictment of 12 Russians lands at a really awkward moment for Trump

He’s about to sit down with the Russian president