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Published: Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:25:29 -0400


Trump's tumultuous week ends with Bannon's ouster

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:28:25 -0400

A week of controversy began with President Trump's response to the deadly attack in Charlottesville and ended with another staffing shake-up when chief strategist Steve Bannon left the White House. Errol Barnett reports.

Trump reacts to Boston protests

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:58:46 -0400

President Trump said it "looks like many anti-police agitators" were at the massive demonstration in Boston Saturday

Trump praises ousted Bannon on Twitter

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:35:46 -0400

President Trump on Saturday broke his silence about his former chief strategist the day after pushing him out of the White House

Democrats demand Kushner-related housing records

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:54:30 -0400

Democrats worry Kushner Companies and its subsidiaries aren't complying with federal housing quality standards

9/11 victim fund granted contracts worth millions to official's law firm

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:42:29 -0400

Negotiations for contracts worth $3.6 million issued by the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund were tainted by an apparent conflict of interest

How will Steve Bannon use his influence outside the White House?

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 12:19:11 -0400

CBS News political director, Steve Chaggaris, joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss what Steve Bannon's departure from the White House could mean for President Trump's military initiatives, how Mr. Trump's former chief strategist could use his influence now and the Republican reaction to the president's Charlottesville response.

Controversial chief strategist Steve Bannon ousted from White House

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:41:08 -0400

Steve Bannon, President Trump's chief strategist, was ousted Friday while the president was at Camp David for national security meetings. Bannon was an architect of Mr. Trump's election victory. He was also a far-right nationalist and a contentious presence in the White House. Errol Barnett reports

Trump, first lady to skip Kennedy Center Honors to avoid "political distraction"

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:42:51 -0400

The move comes after several honorees said they would boycott a traditional reception at the White House

McCain finishes first round of radiation, chemo

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 02:30:59 -0400

The 80-year-old lawmaker was diagnosed last month with glioblastoma, an aggressive brain tumor

What Bannon's departure means for Trump and his agenda

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:20:41 -0400

John Dickerson, CBS News chief Washington correspondent and anchor of "Face The Nation," discusses how Steve Bannon's ouster will impact the White House. Bannon was seen as the leader of the hard-right faction in the West Wing.

How it all went wrong in the White House for Steve Bannon

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:15:14 -0400

President Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon was forced out of his White House post on Friday. Sources tell CBS News that the president had grown frustrated by Bannon's rising profile and recent publications describing him as the mastermind behind Mr. Trump's campaign. Margaret Brennan reports.

Carl Icahn leaves Trump regulatory advisory role

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:37:05 -0400

The billionaire investor said he's leaving the informal post with the president's "blessing"

Tillerson denounces hate in State Department speech

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:08:55 -0400

The secretary highlights need for diversity in address to interns and fellows at the department

Wall Street sees 50/50 chance of government shutdown

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:21:34 -0400

A budget impasse in Congress now a coin toss, the Wall Street bank says, as White House rift with lawmakers deepens

Trump's entire arts council resigns

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:00:55 -0400

The White House said President Trump had already decided against renewing the advisory committee for budgetary reasons

Pelosi pushes Democrats' censure resolution

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:14:49 -0400

"The president's repulsive defense of white supremacists demands that Congress act to defend our American values"

Tina Fey tears into Trump while eating cake

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:39:39 -0400

Tina Fey tore into Trump, white supremacists and a sheet cake on a special "Weekend Update"

Mnuchin’s former Yale classmates ask him to resign from Treasury

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:22:08 -0400

The letter arrived in response to backlash over Trump’s reaction to violence at the Charlottesville protests

Romney says Trump must apologize

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:06:16 -0400

The 2012 GOP presidential nominee called on the president to apologize, otherwise there would be consequences

Heather Heyer's mom is refusing to speak to Trump

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:29:01 -0400

"I'm not talking to the president now. I'm sorry," Susan Bro, Heyer's mom, said in an interview Friday