Schiff says more hearings, witnesses possible

Schiff said his committee will continue to collect documents and potentially conduct depositions or hearings after the report is sent. "If the facts aren't contested and your committee is writing up the report and you don't, at least as of now, h... More..

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Donald Trump attacks impeachment probe, sticks to Ukraine meddling theory
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Donald Trump attacks impeachment probe, sticks to Ukraine meddling theory

His country, he said , has enjoyed solid bipartisan support in both the United States and Canada, adding: "We need the unity of the whole free world". "Frankly, I want a trial." You know, the Federal Bureau o...More..

Maajid Nawaz speaks to Watergate lawyer who compares Trump and Nixon impeachments
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Maajid Nawaz speaks to Watergate lawyer who compares Trump and Nixon impeachments

Lacovara said: "Yes, I think that's one of the biggest things that's changed in the last decades since the Watergate scandal, even during Watergate, although President Nixon had much higher public approval rati...More..

by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Adam Schiff rips John Bolton for refusing to testify in impeachment probe

Schiff said his committee has been in touch with federal prosecutors in Manhattan about the possibility of getting witness testimony from Lev Parnas, an indicted Ukrainian-American businessman who has ties to G...More..

Biden: 'Even The Ukrainians Wouldn't Yield' To Trump Like Lindsey Graham Did
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Biden: 'Even The Ukrainians Wouldn't Yield' To Trump Like Lindsey Graham Did

The letter seeks "suspicious activity reports", which are documents that financial institutions file with the Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network whenever there is a suspected case of mon...More..

Boris Johnson unveils manifesto for Brexit Britain
by | Monday, November 25, 2019

Boris Johnson unveils manifesto for Brexit Britain

It also pledges a " triple tax lock " which would mean no rises in income tax, national insurance or VAT. Labour spokesman Andrew Gwynne said Johnson's plans were "pathetic". Labour earlier announced another ...More..

Trump inquiry won’t end with impeachment report, Schiff says
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Trump inquiry won’t end with impeachment report, Schiff says

Polling has shown that while public opinion has shifted recently toward slightly backing Trump's impeachment, Democrats strongly support the effort while Republicans vehemently oppose it. Schiff said on CNN's ...More..

What We Learned at Inyoung You’s Arraignment
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

What We Learned at Inyoung You’s Arraignment

Her trial date is expected for November 9, 2020. At the October 28 announcement of the indictment, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins said that You and Urtula had exchanged more than 75,000 t...More..

Iran says army and Guards helped quell unrest, blames 'US agents'
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Iran says army and Guards helped quell unrest, blames 'US agents'

Scores of protesters have been killed by security forces according to Amnesty International, and the Iranian government has nearly completely shut off internet access across the country. The government has al...More..

Schiff: Dems Wanted ‘Whistleblower’ to Testify Until Trump Put ‘Life in Danger’
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Schiff: Dems Wanted ‘Whistleblower’ to Testify Until Trump Put ‘Life in Danger’

During Thursday's hearing, State Department official David Holmes described how he overheard a July 26 phone call between Sondland and President Trump about Ukraine's willingness to conduct political invest...More..

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces 2020 presidential run
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces 2020 presidential run

Even before the announcement was made, Democratic rivals such as Sanders pounced on Bloomberg's plans to rely on his personal fortune. "I'm disgusted by the idea that Michael Bloomberg or any billionaire thin...More..

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Admitted To The Hospital After Experiencing Fever And Chills
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Admitted To The Hospital After Experiencing Fever And Chills

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg delivers remarks at the Georgetown Law Center on September 12, 2019, in Washington, DC. In August, she was treated for a cancerous tumour on her pancreas. US Suprem...More..

NCP, Sena, Congress shift MLAs to hotels amid poaching threat
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

NCP, Sena, Congress shift MLAs to hotels amid poaching threat

Demanding a floor test immediately, the Congress on November 24, alleged that the BJP is "running away" from proving a majority in the Maharashtra Assembly as it does not have the required numbers. If BJP has a...More..

Hit list seized as police arrest student accused of planning school shooting
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Hit list seized as police arrest student accused of planning school shooting

The rifle was not registered but did have a serial number, law enforcement officials said. On his Twitter page, Los Angeles County Undersheriff Tim Murakami said, "Our Task Force arrested a (suspect) for de...More..

Plane crashes into homes in Congo; at least 17 aboard dead
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Plane crashes into homes in Congo; at least 17 aboard dead

The aircraft was owned by private carrier Busy Bee and was headed to Beni, about 350 kilometers (220 miles) north of Goma in the same province. The airline, local company Busy Bee, said there were 16 passe...More..

U.S. Navy secretary denies report he threatened to resign
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

U.S. Navy secretary denies report he threatened to resign

At the end of his court-martial, a jury acquitted him of the most serious allegations and convicted him of the offense of posing for photos with the body of the deceased fighter. Brown's statement may have ge...More..

New arrest over United Kingdom migrant truck deaths
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

New arrest over United Kingdom migrant truck deaths

Two men have already been charged with manslaughter over the deaths, which took place in Grays in October. Police have since released the names of all 39 people who were found dead in the refrigerated lorry...More..

Getting Kids Off The Vape: Blumenthal Says Trump 'Succumbing To Industry Pressure'
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Getting Kids Off The Vape: Blumenthal Says Trump 'Succumbing To Industry Pressure'

White House spokesman Judd Deere said the Columbia fencers' visit with Trump was cordial, and White House staff extended an invitation for the athletes and coach to come back to the White House at a later dat...More..

African Union urges Britain to cede Chagos Islands, end 'colonial' rule
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

African Union urges Britain to cede Chagos Islands, end 'colonial' rule

The UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for the islands to be returned "as a symbol of the way in which we wish to behave in worldwide law". The UN gave the United Kingdom six months to make this happen...More..

US Vice President Mike Pence reassures Kurds during surprise Iraq visit
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

US Vice President Mike Pence reassures Kurds during surprise Iraq visit

He received a classified briefing from the commanding officer on the base, and then had a phone call with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi. US Vice President Mike Pence will not meet top Iraqi leaders ...More..

New documents show contacts between Giuliani and Pompeo
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

New documents show contacts between Giuliani and Pompeo

More than 100 pages of state department files were released by the watchdog group American Oversight, NBC reported . In addition to call logs showing Giuliani and Pompeo speaking several times, there is a ...More..

Yale-Harvard game interrupted by climate change protesters
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Yale-Harvard game interrupted by climate change protesters

In New Zealand in 1981, anti-tour demonstrators invaded Hamilton's Rugby Park, forcing the abandonment of the Springboks-Waikato match. Harvard leaders have argued that the university should combat climate c...More..

Trump Returns To Ukraine 'Server' Theory As 'Big Part' Of 2016 Meddling
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Trump Returns To Ukraine 'Server' Theory As 'Big Part' Of 2016 Meddling

The Democrats haven't got anything to impeach him on, he claimed, and if the House proceeds their work will come crashing down in the Senate. CrowdStrike has previously explained that it has provided all the ...More..

Lanka President appoints interim cabinet, fixes early election
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Lanka President appoints interim cabinet, fixes early election

In the message, President Solih extended his congratulations on behalf of the government, the Maldivian people, and himself, wishing for Rajapaksa's success as he assumes the challenging responsibilities of gov...More..

Rouge vehicle spins in reverse, ‘driver’ turns out to be a dog
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Rouge vehicle spins in reverse, ‘driver’ turns out to be a dog

Speaking to local news, amused neighbour Anna Sabol said: "It was weird, I figured "how the heck did they manage to do that". The station talked to Anne Sabol , who saw the odd incident and originally though...More..

Trump supports Senate impeachment trial if House moves ahead
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Trump supports Senate impeachment trial if House moves ahead

Friday, President Trump on national television appeared to slander Ambassador Yovanovitch. President Trump is now in the hot seat over accusations that he requested a quid pro quo deal with Ukrainian Presiden...More..

Maharashtra: This is BJP's 'furgical strike', says Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray
by | Sunday, November 24, 2019

Maharashtra: This is BJP's 'furgical strike', says Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

This development came a day after NCP leader Sharad Pawar had announced on Friday evening that the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress had come to an agreement that Uddhav Thackeray would be chief minister for the next fi...More..

What impeachment inquiry? America's made up its mind on Trump, polls suggest
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

What impeachment inquiry? America's made up its mind on Trump, polls suggest

Yovanovitch told lawmakers conducting the impeachment inquiry that she was removed due to false allegations promoted by Rudy Giuliani, Trump's personal lawyer. The president has for years been alluding to thi...More..

Donald Trump overrules Navy on Edward Gallagher case
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

Donald Trump overrules Navy on Edward Gallagher case

They filed a complaint with the Navy Inspector General claiming that Naval Special Warfare Commander Rear Adm. Collin Green is defying the president. "The Navy follows the lawful orders of the President", he ...More..

Two Air Force airmen killed during training mission in Oklahoma
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

Two Air Force airmen killed during training mission in Oklahoma

They said two airmen were in each aircraft when the incident occurred just after 9 a.m. local time. According to manufacturer Northrop Gunman, almost 1,200 Talons were produced from 1961 to 1972, and more tha...More..

Trump insists on ceasefire as a precondition for Afghan peace talks
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

Trump insists on ceasefire as a precondition for Afghan peace talks

The highest minister re-affirmed Pakistan's commitment to the advancement of the Afghan peace and reconciliation route of for a delicate and stable Afghanistan. Later, the meeting between Imran Khan and Presi...More..

President Trump on Senate Impeachment Trial: Bring It On
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

President Trump on Senate Impeachment Trial: Bring It On

Graham said while the Clinton model is a good one for a potential Trump trial, it doesn't have to be in terms of timing. Trump's fellow Republicans control the Senate and have shown little support for removing ...More..

Debate clash on race pushes issue to forefront for Democrats
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

Debate clash on race pushes issue to forefront for Democrats

But missing is any candidate of color, at a time when African American and Latino voters have become some of the most important constituencies of the Democratic Party and are crucial to its hopes of defea...More..

University campus siege nears end as Hong Kong gears up for election
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

University campus siege nears end as Hong Kong gears up for election

The move would satisfy both parties in Washington, but Beijing has warned it will halt all trade talks if the bill becomes law. The legislation authorizes sanctions on Chinese and Hong Kong officials involved...More..

South Korea salvages military pact with Japan at 11th hour
by | Saturday, November 23, 2019

South Korea salvages military pact with Japan at 11th hour

South Korea filed a complaint with the WTO against Japan on September 11 regarding the country's tighter control in July of its export to South Korea of three materials, vital to produce memory chips and displa...More..