US Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks to the Federalist Society 2017 National Lawyers Convention in Washington, DC, November 17, 2017. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Sessions orders feds to review background checks

Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a directive to the heads of the ATF and FBI, ordering a comprehensive review of the national database that houses background checks for guns. CNN's Laura Jarrett reports.
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John Conyers accusations prompt investigation

The House Ethics Committee has opened an investigation into circumstances surrounding sexual harassment accusations leveled at Democratic Rep. John Conyers of Michigan. Conyers has denied any wrongdoing. CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports.

AT&T CEO: Sale of CNN a 'non-starter'

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson addresses the Justice Department's decision to file a lawsuit to block AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, the parent company of CNN.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pauses during a briefing at the Department of State   on August 22, 2017 in Washington, DC.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged Tuesday that North Korea has shown a "level of restraint" in not conducting nuclear or missile tests since new UN sanctions were imposed. And he expressed the hope that it was a sign of Pyongyang's readiness to enter peace and disarmament talks with Washington "sometime in the near future."
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Tillerson under fire for turmoil at State Dept.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is facing a wave of withering bipartisan criticism that his effort to reform the State Department is instead spurring an exodus of talent that undermines American diplomacy and endangers the nation. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
VESTAVIA HILLS, AL - NOVEMBER 11:  Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore speaks during a mid-Alabama Republican Club's Veterans Day event on November 11, 2017 in Vestavia Hills, Alabama. This week Moore's campaign was brought under scrutiny, after being accused of sexual misconduct with underage girls when he was in his 30's. (Photo by Wes Frazer/Getty Images)

Allred calls on Moore to testify under oath

Gloria Allred, the attorney representing an Alabama woman who claims Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was a teenager, says if Moore testifies under oath, then she will agree to have the yearbook examined by an expert.
President Donald Trump arrives to speak in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump doesn't answer questions on Moore

President Donald Trump, fresh off his Asia trip, discussed the success of his political trip, while avoiding questions on whether Roy Moore should leave the Senate race in Alabama.

Moore's attorney, campaign chair full remarks

Roy Moore's campaign chairman, Bill Armistead, and his attorney, Phillip Jauregui, hold a news conference to discuss some of the evidence presented against Moore in connection to sexual misconduct allegations.

Attorney to Moore accuser: Release yearbook

Phillip Jauregui, the attorney for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, is demanding that Beverly Young Nelson, who came forward accusing Moore of sexual assault, and her attorney Gloria Allred release Nelson's yearbook so that forensic experts can determine the legitimacy of Moore's signature in it.