Trump threatens to close southern border...

Trump threatens to close southern border


President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border on Thursday if Mexico did not move to halt large groups of migrants headed for the United States from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.

Vladimir who? Russia probe draws shrugs in Idaho

The talk in Washington often centers on the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, but in Idaho voters say they're more concerned with other issues that hit closer to home.

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Biden on Trump's "love affair with autocrats"

Asked about President Trump's response to the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, former Vice President Joe Biden told CBS This Morning on Thursday that the administration "seems to feel the need to coddle autocrats and dictators." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Democrats' hopes to take Senate fading in home stretch

Democrats need a mere two seat pickup to retake the U.S. Senate, but their efforts seem to be fading in the home stretch, with incumbents such as Missouri's Claire McCaskill stumbling, and well-regarded newcomers like Arizona's Kyrsten Sinema struggling to make up the difference. Jim Oliphant has more.

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McConnell: 'China 'has been eating our lunch'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, in an interview with Reuters, strongly backed President Trump assertive trade policy with China, including tariffs, saying he hoped it will yield more equitable agreements.

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Secret Service blocks reporter questions to Kushner

Video shows a Secret Service agent blocking a CBS reporter from asking Jared Kushner a question about missing Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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'Treason' accusations ignite Arizona Senate debate

Republican candidate Martha McSally accuses her Democratic rival Kyrsten Sinema of 'treason' in a contentious debate in Arizona's tightening Senate race. Linda So reports.

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Senate hopes fading for Dems in home stretch

Democrats need a mere two seat pickup to retake the U.S. Senate, but their efforts seem to be losing steam, with incumbents such as Missouri's Clare McCaskill stumbling, and well-regarded newcomers like Arizona's .Kyrsten Sinema struggling to make up the difference.

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Mattis: “We’ve never talked about me leaving”

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump reassured him of his full support after the Republican president described his Pentagon chief as "sort of a Democrat" who could leave the administration. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Pompeo meets Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh on Tuesday to discuss the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul two weeks ago. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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