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August 30, 2018 GMT

Don McGahn to leave White House, Trump says: A.M. News Links

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Don McGahn to leave White House counsel job in fall, Trump says (New York Times)

Mueller wants to review emails between Manafort, former lawyer (Politico)

FBI rebuts Trump tweet about China hacking Hillary Clinton’s email (NBC News)

Trump heightens attacks against CNN, Watergate reporter Carl Bernstein over Trump Tower story (The Hill)

Trump touts Puerto Rico response as ‘fantastic’ despite nearly 3,000 dead (CNN)

National news

DeVos prepping new rules on sexual misconduct standards for campuses (The Hill)

Trump says Google ignored his State of the Union address; Google disagrees (USA Today)

McCain’s children visit mourners waiting in line for public viewing (Associated Press)

3 ‘extremist Muslim’ New Mexico compound suspects released after judge drops all charges (Fox News)

Dallas-area cop sentenced to 15 years in fatal shooting of black teenager (USA Today)

Uber driver in Florida shoots and kills man who chased him in truck, sheriff says (NBC News)

‘Weather models have flipped the switch’: Hurricane season coming to life in the Atlantic (USA Today)

World news

Trump: ‘No reason’ for Korea war games right now (The Hill)

Trump accuses China of stalling progress with North Korea (BBC)

Canada rejoins NAFTA talks as U.S. autos tariff details emerge (CNBC)

After damning UN report, U.S. still not ready to designate Rohingya crisis ‘genocide’ (ABC News)

As pope ignores claims he shielded sex abuser, some Catholics struggle (CBS News)

U.S.-imposed sanctions on Iranian oil industry will ‘cripple’ Iran’s economy, report says (USA Today)

Dam breach leaves thousands scrambling for high ground (CBS News)

UN condemns Nicaragua government ‘repression and torture’ (BBC)