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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer is the command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. Your world: raw, unfiltered and live. You see it when we see it.
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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer is the command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. Your world: raw, unfiltered and live. You see it when we see it.

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Episodes

Russian charged with plot to interfere in 2018 midterms; Feds allege effort to "inflame passions," manipulate voters; Trump: Democrats produce mobs, republicans produce jobs: but he praises GOP congressman who body-slammed reporter; Dems seek info on Trum

10/19/2018
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Russian charged with plot to interfere in 2018 midterms; Feds allege effort to "inflame passions," manipulate voters; Trump: Democrats produce mobs, republicans produce jobs: but he praises GOP congressman who body-slammed reporter; Dems seek info on Trump "personal enrichment" by Saudis. via Knit

Duration:00:41:17

Trump admin give Saudis more time to investigate themselves; NYT: Saudis weigh blaming general close to crown Prince; DOJ Source: Justice Dept. pushes back on idea Special Counsel Mueller needs to finish soon after midterms; Texas Democrats holds Town Hal

10/19/2018
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Trump: "It certainly looks" like Jamal Khashoggi is dead; CNN: Bolton and Kelly get into heated shouting match; Sources: West Wing argument was over border crossings; Former Trump Campaign Chairman due back in court; Paul Manafort has been cooperating with Special Counsel; Kim Jong Un invites Pope Francis to visit North Korea via Knit

Duration:00:42:02

Sources: Mueller busy behind the scenes; possibility of indictments after election and report more likely by year's end, Trump denies "Giving cover" to Saudis in Khashoggi case

10/17/2018
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Manafort interviewed multiple times by Mueller's team since his September guilty plea, White House gearing up for fight if Democrats take House; prepping for everything from Mueller report to impeachment, Trump denies "Giving cover" to Saudis in apparent murder; says he hasn't heard alleged audio of journalist's death, Mueller's team involved in interviews with Paul Manafort, Michael Cohen and friends of Trump ally Roger Stone, Trump declines to say if FBI is involved in Khashoggi...

Duration:00:41:37

Trump: "would be bad" if Saudi rulers knew about Khashoggi; Turkish official: missing journalist's body cut into pieces; Trump on Stormy Daniels ruling: "Now I can go after Horseface and her 3rd rate lawyer"

10/16/2018
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Turkish officials provide passport scans of alleged Saudi hitmen; Avenatti calls Trump "a disgusting misogynist and an embarrassment to the United States"; via Knit

Duration:00:42:46

CNN Soureces: Saudis preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed; will claim death resulted from interrogation gone wrong; Trump tours disaster area as search continues for missing; CNN Soureces: Saudis preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed; will claim deat

10/15/2018
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CNN Soureces: Saudis preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed; will claim death resulted from interrogation gone wrong; CNN Sources: Saudis will claim khashoggi was supposed to be abducted from Turkey; Sen. Nelson visiting towns damaged by hurricane as Trump tours disaster area; Trump tours disaster area as search continues for missing; CNN Soureces: Saudis preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed; will claim death resulted from interrogation gone wrong; Trump again reacts to Sen. Warren's...

Duration:00:42:05

Hurricane death toll now at 13, expected to rise; New Trump remarks about missing journalist feared killed at Saudi consulate in Turkey; Trump will call Saudi king about missing journalist; Source: Turkey has video and audio evidence of killing.

10/12/2018
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At least 16 people pulled from rubble in Mexico Beach; Five hurricane deaths in Virginia, 400,000+ without power; New CNN poll: 54% have favorable opinion of Melania Trump; First Lady calls herself "most bullied person in the world," says stories about her husband's alleged affairs are not a concern. via Knit

Duration:00:44:00

Six deaths confirmed as Hurricane devastation revealed; Trump holds bizarre, profanity-laden meeting with Kanye West; Sources: President Trump's lawyers preparing answers to Mueller's written questions about possible collusion

10/11/2018
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Senators warn Congress may block Trump's Saudi arms deals; During Oval Office visit, Kanye west speaks at length about racism, mental health and his support for Trump; U.S. Official: "working assumption" is missing journalist was murdered inside Saudi consulate via Knit

Duration:00:41:22

Michael ravaging panhandle, near Category 5 at landfall

10/10/2018
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Hurricane Michael now Category Three, 125 MPH winds, Trump goes to political rally despite dangerous storm, Widespread damage after Hurricane Michael hits Florida via Knit

Duration:00:43:34

New forecast: Hurricane Michael now category three, sustained winds are 120mph with gusts to 150mph; Trump: Ivanka "would be incredible" successor to Nikki Haley as U.N. Ambassador but "I'd be accused of nepotism"; Ivanka Trump tweets she won't replace Ni

10/9/2018
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Trump: "Ivanka would be incredible" as replacement for U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley; Trump: no one "more competent in the world" to replace Nikki Haley at U.N. than Ivanka; New CNN poll shows very wide gender gap with 63% of women planning to vote for Democrats; Report: another suspect in ex-spy's poisoning identified as a doctor decorated by Putin; Taylor Swift's feud with Kanye West gets political; via Knit

Duration:00:39:46

Trump return to white house for Kavanaugh ceremony, calls allegations "a hoax" by democrats and "people that are evil"; Standing by for Trump taking reporters' questions; New forecast: Hurricane Michael strengthening,, will bring life-threatening conditio

10/9/2018
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Trump return to white house for Kavanaugh ceremony, calls allegations "a hoax" by democrats and "people that are evil"; Trump meets with Rosenstein in wake of report he talked of wearing a wire, invoking 25th amendment; Standing by for Trump taking reporters' questions; Trump returns to white house for Kavanaugh ceremony, calls allegations "a hoax" by democrats and "people that are evil"; Trump concerned about reports of Saudi Journalist missing in Turkey; New forecast: Hurricane Michael...

Duration:00:43:35

Senators Collins, Flake and Manchin will vote to confirm Kavanaugh; Nomination clears next-to-last hurdle 51-49; Sen. Grassley walks back remark that workload discourages women from joining judiciary committee; Top official of Interpol is missing

10/5/2018
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Senators Collins, Flake and Manchin will vote to confirm Kavanaugh; Nomination clears next-to-last hurdle 51-49; Sen. Grassley walks back remark that workload discourages women from joining judiciary committee; Missing: A top official of global police group Interpol. via Knit

Duration:00:40:53

Senators reading FBI's Kavanaugh repot: two of three undecided republicans call it "thorough"; Senator Collins returning to review report: "I'm not going to draw conclusions before I'm finished reading"; Report: Retired supreme court justice Stevens sugge

10/4/2018
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Sen. Collins returning to review report: "I'm not going to draw conclusions before I'm finished reading"; Sen. Manchin non-committal after briefing, plans to finish reviewing FBI report tomorrow; Key red state democrat says she'll vote against Kavanaugh; After reading FBI's Kavanaugh report, top democrat complains of "A clearly restricted investigation"; Seven Russian military intel officers indicted in global cyberattacks; three already are charged by Mueller; Secretary of state Pompeo...

Duration:00:40:54

Source; White House expects to receive FBI report on Kavanaugh soon, will then send info to Capitol Hill

10/3/2018
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White House denies Trump was mocking Kavanaugh accuser after Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser, Trump drops to 259 on Forbes 400 wealth list; Amazon's Jeff Bezos is number one, Awaiting Kavanaugh report... via Knit

Duration:00:41:07

NYT: Trump used "dubious tax schemes" and "fraud" in 1990s to grow the fortune he got from his parents;

10/2/2018
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NYT: Trump received equivalent of at least $413 million from father's real estate empire, not the one million Trump claims; Ford's lawyers tell FBI director no one has interviewed her; Source: Trump ordered Cohen to seek restraining order against Stormy Daniels, said "I'll pay for everything"; Pompeo heading to North Korea this week after new warning says Kim Jong Un may have 60 nuclear weapons; via Knit

Duration:00:48:14

Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agents are not limited in Kavanaugh investigation; Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agents are not limited in Kavanaugh investigation;Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agen

10/2/2018
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Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agents are not limited in Kavanaugh investigation; FBI talks to people Ford says were at the party where Kavanaugh allegedly assaulted her; Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agents are not limited in Kavanaugh investigation; Source: White House has made it clear to FBI that agents are not limited in Kavanaugh investigation; FBI interviews Kavanaugh's high school friend Mark Judge; interview not yet completed; New poll:...

Duration:00:41:43

GOP delays Kavanaugh vote for a background check; Flake, swing voters force leadership to seek FBI probe, Trump orders FBI supplemental investigation of Kavanaugh, will be limited in scope and completed in less than one week, GOP forced to delay final vot

9/28/2018
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Lawyer: Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge will cooperate in probe, Dramatic hallway confrontation, Statement by GOP senate leader McConnell after Trump orders supplemental FBI probe of Kavanaugh via Knit

Duration:00:39:37

In rare solo news conference, Trump defends Brett Kavanaugh after third woman makes explosive comments against him

9/26/2018
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Trump : I may delay tomorrow's meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein so it won't conflict with Kavanaugh hearing, Trump slams Kavanaugh allegations as a "Big, fat con job" after third woman comes forward with explosive allegations, Trump: "I'm going to be watching" the Kavanaugh hearing and "Could be convinced" to believe his accuser, CNN obtains Kavanaughaccuser's opening statement, Ford to say "I will never forget" the details of that night via Knit

Duration:00:42:26

GOP hires female outside counsel to question Kavanaugh and accuser as Trump calls accusations a Democratic "Con game", White House officials: Rosenstein's fate is uncertain, don't presume he gets fired Thursday

9/25/2018
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Trump uses world stage at U.N. to attack second Kavanaugh accuser and Democrats "Con game", House conservatives push for Rosenstein to testify; Source: They may force vote on impeaching Deputy Attorney General, U.N. members laugh as Trump brags about accomplishments via Knit

Duration:00:40:14

Trump: Will meet Rod Rosenstein Thursday; fate of deputy Attorney General overseeing Mueller probe still unclear; Kavanaugh declares "I'm not going anywhere" accuser: Fear won't keep me from testifying; Trump confirms Thursday meeting with Rsoenstein, tel

9/25/2018
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Trump: Will meet Rod Rosenstein Thursday; fate of deputy Attorney General overseeing Mueller probe still unclear; Kavanaugh accusers: "My fear will not hold me back" from testifying; says she is "Managing death threats"; Senior officials: Rosenstein overestimated how angry Trump would be after New York Times story that he suggested secret taping; Trump: Will meet Rod Rosenstein Thursday; fate of deputy Attorney General overseeing Mueller probe still unclear; Trump lawyers: Mueller probe...

Duration:00:40:58