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Here’s the latest for Wednesday January 8th: Iranian missiles fired at bases housing US troops; Ukrainian plane crash in Iran; McConnell says he can start impeachment trial without decision on witnesses; Julian
A group of homeless women with children fighting to stay in a vacant three-bedroom house in Oakland have gained support from some state lawmakers. A judge is considering their case. (Jan. 7)
Here’s the latest for Tuesday, January 7th: McConnell secures votes for impeachment trail; Trump and top advisers under pressure for Iranian general’s death; Jury selection begins in Harvey Weinstein trial; Earthquake strikes
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday he has secured the Republican votes needed to start President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial and postpone a decision on witnesses or documents that Democrats want.
Senators from both parties react to the possibility of calling former White House national security adviser John Bolton as he is “prepared to testify” if he is subpoenaed by the Senate in
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo staunchly defended the targeted killing last week of Iran’s top general saying, “We got it right.” He also insisted the U.S. will be “consistent with the international
Here is the latest for Sunday, January 5th: Secretary of State says more Iranian leaders could be targeted; funeral procession for Iranian general killed in airstrike; five dead in Pennsylvania Turnpike crash;
Here’s the latest for Friday, January 3rd: Trump says Soleimani killed to stop a war; Ayatollah Khamenei visits Soleimani family home; McConnell has little interest in hearing witnesses in impeachment trial; Berlin
As Congress returns, two major issues now confront them, impeachment and the threat of war, following a U.S. strike that killed an Iranian general. Congressional Democrats say they expect “rocky days’ahead.” (Jan.
President Donald Trump declared Friday that a “reign of terror is over” as he marked the death of an Iranian general killed in a U.S. strike. Trump said the U.S. took the
Here’s the latest for Friday January 3rd: US airstrike in Baghdad kills Iran’s top general; US troops arrive in Kuwait; Tens of thousands evacuate from Australia wildfires; Utah officials trigger avalanche. Subscribe
President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised “great warriors” from the US marines for their handling of the crisis at the US embassy compound in the Iraqi capital. (Jan. 1) Subscribe for more
Here’s the latest for Thursday December 26th: Netanyahu rushed from stage during rocket attack; Tennessee stabbing suspect caught; Remains of soldier killed in Afghanistan returned to US; Sen. Murkowski “very disturbed” by
Wausau, Wisconsin officials released a video explaining that a ban on throwing dangerous objects is not used to stop snowball fights. (Dec. 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter:
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the Speaker of the House is “so embarrassed, she admits the failure of this impeachment that she will not even send it to the Senate.” (Dec.
Here’s the latest for Wednesday December 18th: House starts historic session to impeach Trump; Trump declares disbelief at impeach debate; Protests in India continue to spread against citizenship law; Fans dress up
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President Donald Trump is blasting the House articles of impeachment, both to reporters at the White House and in a fiery letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. In the letter, he accuses
George Washington dies at age 67; Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his group reach South Pole; Leaders of Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia sign an internationally-brokered peace treaty; Baseball’s Roger Maris dies at
President Donald Trump said Friday that the U.S. has canceled plans to impose new tariffs on $160 billion worth of Chinese imports Sunday as part of a modest interim agreement that de-escalates
In an interview with the Associated Press on Friday, freshman Democrat Rep. Madeleine Dean discussed the “emotional and mental” toll the impeachment process has taken as a member of the House Judiciary