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Senate approves paid family leave for federal employees

The Senate passed a historic measure on Tuesday that would fund paid family and medical leave for federal employees, marking a win for a policy pushed by Ivanka Trump, a senior White House adviser and daughter of President Donald Trump.

Book offers new details about private first lady

First lady Melania Trump, like those before her, has battled the vast juxtaposition between public perception and private citizen. And she remains, three years into her tenure, one of the most mysterious, quiet and press wary first ladies -- warm at times, stone-faced

Trump announces religious freedom initiatives during UN speech

President Donald Trump announced new initiatives as part of a global call for protecting religious freedom at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, which his aides have characterized as the centerpiece of his visit to the conference of world leaders.

Gun control phone app for background checks being considered

The White House and Capitol Hill are considering a phone app connected to the National Instant Criminal Background Checks (NICS) as one of the options in their discussions for plans to reduce gun violence, according to a Senate source and a person familiar with the talks.

Cheneys to host fundraiser for Trump, RNC

Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter, Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, will co-host a fundraiser Monday for the RNC and the 2020 Trump reelection campaign, a source with knowledge of the fundraiser confirms to CNN.

Documents reveal clash over spending inside Trump inaugural

The former adviser to first lady Melania Trump, who has come under fire for the cost of President Donald Trump's inauguration, was among the event planners who raised concerns about excessive spending in the weeks before the events, according to documents obtained by CNN.