Monday morning news: December 24, 2018

More than 200 dead after tsunami in Indonesia » A sudden tsunami in Indonesia killed more than 200 people over the weekend. Waves smashed into houses, hotels and other beachside buildings Saturday night along Indonesia’s Sunda Strait.

Friday morning news: December 21, 2018

Partial government shutdown looms » The federal government appears to be just hours away from a partial shutdown. Funding expires at midnight for numerous government agencies. 

Thursday morning news: December 20, 2018

Trump declares ISIS defeated, wants U.S. troops out of Syrian » President Trump declared victory against ISIS in Syria on Wednesday. And he said he wants to bring U.S. troops in the country home.

Wednesday morning news: December 19, 2018

Flynn sentence delayed » A federal judge on Tuesday agreed to delay the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to allow him to cooperate further with special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe.

Tuesday morning news: December 18, 2018

Comey once again testifies before House committees » Former FBI Director James Comey was back on Capitol Hill Monday for a second round of questioning before House panels.

Monday morning news: December 17, 2018

President Trump continues attack on Russia probe » President Trump and his legal team continued on Sunday to lash out at the Russia probe.

Friday morning news: December 14, 2018

President Trump says he never directed Cohen to break the law » President Trump reacted Thursday to news that his former personal attorney Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison.

Thursday morning news: December 13, 2018

Michael Cohen sentenced to three years in prison » President Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen has been sentenced to three years in prison.

Wednesday morning news: December 12, 2018

President Trump, Democrats refuse to budge on border wall » President Trump tangled with top Democrats in the Oval Office Tuesday over government funding and security at the southern border.

Tuesday morning news: December 11, 2018

Brexit vote cancelled » A cloud of uncertainty looms even larger over the UK this week. Prime Minister Theresa May acknowledged on Monday that her Brexit plan, scheduled for a vote today, was headed for certain defeat.