Trump doesn't want Mueller to testify. House Democrats are seeking to have special counsel Robert Mueller testify before Congress this month. President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday Mueller "should not testify" - https://wapo.st/2vF6M4r


Trump suggests he get more time in office. On Sunday, President Trump retweeted a call for him to get an unconstitutional two-year addition to his term to compensate for time lost to investigations into his administration - https://wapo.st/2vEhKHv


Trump phones a friend. President Trump had a 1.5-hour call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. Russian officials said Trump initiated the call - https://bloom.bg/2vHIA1v


Trump tweets threat to China. President Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China from 10% to 25% on Friday seemingly to ratchet up pressure as negotiators seek to hammer out a trade deal - https://nyti.ms/2vFW260


Upping pressure on Iran. The U.S. is deploying the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group to the Middle East in response to threats from Iran - https://nyti.ms/2vCApn9


Pelosi warns Trump may not give up power if he loses in 2020. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Trump may contest the election results if he loses narrowly in 2020 - https://nyti.ms/2vG1WUB


Cohen heads to prison. President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen is scheduled to begin his 3-year prison sentence on Monday - http://bit.ly/2vEVkG3


Grain of salt needed. Former White House official Omarosa Manigault Newman accused the Trump administration of destroying several boxes of evidence that she said should have been turned over to special counsel Robert Mueller's team - http://bit.ly/2vE0KRP


Boring but important. The Trump administration plans to counter Chinese and Russian ambitions in the Arctic - https://politi.co/2vHnsIG


Climate catastrophe looming. A new United Nations report says up to 1 million plant and animal species face extinction because of human-caused effects on the climate. The results could be devastating for humanity - https://wapo.st/2vDZX3j