US Attorney General Jeff Sessions faced tough questions from his former colleagues on the Senate judiciary committee --forcing him to again repeatedly deny any improper contacts with the Russian government during the presidential campaign. CNN's Manu Raju has the latest.
President Trump promised the father of fallen Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge $25,000 when he called him a few weeks after his son died in Afghanistan in mid-June, according to The Washington Post. A White House official says the $25,000 check to the family of Baldridge was sent October 18.
Days after President Trump made the decision to cut off Obamacare health insurance subsidy payments, CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports on a new bipartisan deal to restore the subsidies that the president appears to be embracing.
A North Korean official says Pyongyang is not interested in diplomacy with the US until it develops a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching "all the way to the East coast of the mainland US." CNN's Brian Todd reports.