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CNN anchor apologises for birther tweet on Kamala Harris

Harris, 54, last week officially launched her campaign for the US presidential election in 2020 to take on President Donald Trump. If elected, she would be the first woman and woman of colour to be the president of the United States.

White House imposes curbs on reporters after Trump's confrontation with CNN correspondent

The White House on Monday restored the press credentials of CNN's chief White House correspondent Acosta, less than two weeks after withdrawing them over a testy exchange with President Trump during a news conference on November 7.

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Donald Trump asks reporters to behave after Acosta row

In his order, US District Judge Timothy Kelly asked the White House to restore the press pass for Acosta that gives him regular access to the White House grounds to cover events and press conferences.

White House will temporarily reinstate CNN reporter Jim Acosta's access

"We will also further develop rules and processes to ensure fair and orderly press conferences in the future," White House spokeswoman, Sarah Sanders, said in a statement.

Media houses including Fox News, AP support CNN in lawsuit against Trump administration

The announcement comes a day after CNN announced that it was filing a lawsuit to restore the press pass of journalist Acosta, who was restricted from covering the White House after a heated exchange with Donald Trump during a press conference.

CNN sues Trump administration over revoked credentials of correspondent Jim Acosta

"We have asked this court for an immediate restraining order requiring the pass be returned to Jim, and will seek permanent relief as part of this process," CNN said in a statement.

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Targeted by pipe bomb, CNN denounces White House's rhetoric

"The president, and especially the White House press secretary, should understand their words matter," said Jeff Zucker, president of CNN Worldwide. "Thus far, they have shown no comprehension of that."

CNN's Jim Acosta calls for Donald Trump to halt media attacks

Trump has been advised that his words against the media have an impact, but "he doesn't seem to care," said Maggie Haberman, who covered Trump as a New York real estate baron and now in the White House.

White House defends decision to bar CNN reporter from event

Kaitlan Collins and her employer, CNN, said she was barred because White House officials found her questions "inappropriate," which the Deputy press secretary disputed.

CNN's Cooper calls Trump's summit performance 'disgraceful'

It was the most startling of several strong media reactions to the session, televised live by the largest American broadcasters and cable news networks, primarily because of Cooper's role.

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