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Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 07:00 AM PST

WATCH: Adam Schiff’s Opening Statement During Impeachment Hearing With Marie Yovanovitch

WATCH: Adam Schiff’s Opening Statement During Impeachment Hearing With Marie Yovanovitch

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., delivers his opening statement during the second open hearing of the impeachment inquiry. Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch...

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 09:58 AM PST

READ: WH Notes of Trump's 1st Call With Ukraine President

READ: WH Notes of Trump's 1st Call With Ukraine President

President Donald Trump on Friday released a summary memo of his April congratulatory call with Ukraine’s president-elect, the latest salvo in the White House effort to blunt Democratic allegations that Trump...

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 05:18 AM PST

For Obama and Patrick, a Long Friendship and Political Bond

For Obama and Patrick, a Long Friendship and Political Bond

Deval Patrick was in need of a pep talk. He was staring down reelection as Massachusetts governor in 2010, in the midst of a sluggish economic recovery that would ultimately contribute to sweeping Democratic...

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 04:43 AM PST

'Young Turks' Host Runs for Katie Hill's Former Seat

'Young Turks' Host Runs for Katie Hill's Former Seat

Online news show host Cenk Uygur Thursday announced his candidacy for the Santa Clarita Valley congressional seat formerly held by Katie Hill.

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 12:58 PM PST

Yovanovitch: Trump Attacks Leading to Crisis in US Diplomacy

Yovanovitch: Trump Attacks Leading to Crisis in US Diplomacy

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified Friday that she was "shocked and devastated" when she learned President Donald Trump told Ukraine's leader in a call now central to the impeachment...

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 at 05:08 PM PST

US Presses European Countries to Take Islamic State Fighters

US Presses European Countries to Take Islamic State Fighters

European and other members of the international coalition fighting the Islamic State group must take back and prosecute their nationals detained in Iraq and Syria to help keep ISIS from regaining territory,...

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 at 04:03 PM PST

Trump Admin Preparing to Take Over Private Land for Wall

Trump Admin Preparing to Take Over Private Land for Wall

The Trump administration is preparing court filings to begin taking over private land to build its long-promised border wall as early as this week — without confirming how much it will pay landowners first,...

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 at 02:50 PM PST

Trump Wants Supreme Court to Block Subpoena for His Taxes

Trump Wants Supreme Court to Block Subpoena for His Taxes

President Donald Trump is asking the Supreme Court to block a subpoena for his tax returns, in a test of the president’s ability to defy investigations. The filing Thursday sets the stage for a high court...

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 at 02:59 PM PST

Google Antitrust Probe to Include Search, Android Businesses

Google Antitrust Probe to Include Search, Android Businesses

The 50 attorneys general investigating Google are preparing to expand their antitrust probe beyond the company’s advertising business to dive more deeply into its search and Android businesses, people familiar...

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019 at 11:44 AM PST

Republican Bevin Concedes to Democrat Beshear in Kentucky Governor Race

Republican Bevin Concedes to Democrat Beshear in Kentucky Governor Race

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin conceded to Democratic archnemesis Andy Beshear on Thursday, putting an end to Kentucky’s bitterly fought governor’s race. Bevin, an ally of President Donald Trump, made the dramatic...

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