Chris Stigall with David Drucker, Carrie Severino and Joe Concha on The Larry O’Connor Show 08.23.19

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent treatment for tumor on pancreas, Supreme Court says 

Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently underwent a fresh round of treatment for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas, the high court said in a statement Friday.

The three-week radiation treatment, performed at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, was administered after doctors discovered a “localized malignant tumor” on her pancreas on July 31, the statement said. [Read More]

Dow plummets more than 600 points after Trump orders US manufacturers to leave China

Stocks plunged on Friday after President Donald Trump ordered that U.S. manufacturers find alternatives to their operations in China. Apple led the way lower.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 623.34 points lower, or 2.4% at 25,628.90. The S&P 500 slid 2.6% to close at 2,847.11. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 3% to end the day at 7,751.77. The losses brought the Dow’s decline for August to more than 4%. [Read More]

Trump knocks news of CNN hiring ex-FBI official McCabe (The Hill)

President Trump on Friday knocked news that CNN had hired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe as a contributor, slamming it as “disgraceful.”

Trump shared a tweet from Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) going after McCabe, a vocal critic of Trump, noting that a government watchdog had faulted McCabe for leaking to the media. [Read More]


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