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Friday morning news: June 14, 2019

U.S. says Iran behind attacks on two tankers near Persian Gulf » Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the U.S. believes Iran was responsible for attacks on two oil tankers near the Persian Gulf on Thursday.

Thursday morning news: June 13, 2019

House panel votes to hold top Trump admin officials in contempt » Democrats on a House panel voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress.

Wednesday morning news: June 12, 2019

House votes to let committee leaders sue to enforce subpoenas » Democrats in the House voted on Tuesday to make it easier to sue the Trump administration and potential witnesses. The move paves the way for legal action against those who defy House subpoenas.

Tuesday morning news: June 11, 2019

House panel to get underlying materials from Russia probe » Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee will get some of documents they’ve demanded from the Justice Department.

Monday morning news: June 10, 2019

U.S., Mexico tout agreement to avoid tariffs » New tariffs will not take effect on Mexican imports today. That, after the Trump administration reached an agreement with Mexico on Friday to avoid them.

Friday morning news: June 7, 2019

Trump visits Omaha beach, meets with French President » President Trump will arrive at the White House today, returning from a state visit to England and commemorations of D-Day. On Thursday, the president took part in a ceremony on France’s Omaha Beach.

Thursday morning news: June 6, 2019

President Trump, Queen Elizabeth II commemorate DDay » AUDIO: [Sound of D-Day ceremony] Sounds from a ceremony in Portsmouth, England, to commemorate the D-Day invasion of Word War II.

Wednesday morning news: June 5, 2019

Trump, May talk trade in London » President Trump met with outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday on day-two of his state visit to England.

Tuesday morning news: June 4, 2019

Trump receives royal welcome in England » President Trump began his three-day state visit to England at Buckingham Palace on Monday. Queen Elizabeth II greeted the president with a royal welcome that included a 41-gun salute.

Monday morning news: June 3, 2019

Investigators searching for motive in Friday’s mass shooting » Investigators are still trying to figure out what drove the gunman in Friday’s massacre in Virginia Beach to gun down 12 people in a municipal building.