President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Trump: US has massive trade deficit with Japan

During a press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, President Donald Trump says he would relieve Japan of steel and aluminum tariffs in the future, if the two countries can come to a better trade agreement.
Supporters of presidential candidate, President Vladimir Putin gather for a pre-election rally at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on March 3, 2018.
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Official: WH says no new Russia sanctions

A US official told CNN that the Trump administration tells Russians there will be no new sanctions after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley vowed there would be more punishments coming.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley speaks during UN Security Council meeting, at United Nations Headquarters in New York, on April 14, 2018.
The UN Security Council on Saturday opened a meeting at Russia's request to discuss military strikes carried out by the United States, France and Britain on Syria in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack. Russia circulated a draft resolution calling for condemnation of the military action, but Britain's ambassador said the strikes were "both right and legal" to alleviate humanitarian suffering in Syria.

Kudlow on Haley: She got ahead of the curve

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley got ahead of herself in announcing new sanctions on Russia, National Economic Council chairman Larry Kudlow said. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.
Gina Haspel, center, speaks to Jared Kushner before a meeting between Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Mohammed bin Salman at the Pentagon in March 2017.

Destroyed tapes haunt Trump CIA pick

President Donald Trump's pick to run the CIA has faced questions from senators over her role in the Bush-era destruction of CIA interrogation tapes ahead of her confirmation hearings. CNN's Manu Raju reports.

Watch passenger video inside Southwest plane

Marty Martinez, a passenger aboard Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that made an emergency landing after engine failure, says that the landing was so violent, he thought they were crashing. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
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Lawmaker: Fox News should fire Sean Hannity

After it was disclosed in court that Michael Cohen's third client was Fox News host Sean Hannity, Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA) says that Hannity should be fired for his ethical conflict of interest.

Avenatti: Cohen wants delay in Daniels' case

Stormy Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer that according to counsel for President Trump's attorney Michael Cohen, Cohen intends to file a motion to delay Daniels' lawsuit.