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ACLU leads charge against ‘unprecedented restrictions’ proposed for covering Trump impeachment trial

Senate leaders on both sides of the aisle encountered criticism Friday over restrictions proposed for journalists covering the upcoming impeachment trial of President Trump. A coalition of 18 groups including the American Civil Liberties Union [...]

Harry and Meghan Give Up Royal Titles, Forgo State Funding

WINDSOR, England — Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will stop using their loftiest royal titles, give up state funding and repay at least $ 3 million in taxpayer money used to refurbish their official residence at Windsor Castle [...]

‘Brazen and unlawful’: Trump team attacks House impeachment effort in first formal response

President Donald Trump. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images */ ]]> President Donald Trump launched his first formal attack on the House’s effort to remove him from office on Saturday, calling the Democrats’ impeachment case against him fatally [...]

Thousands gather for Women’s March rallies across the US

WASHINGTON (AP) – Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women’s March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration. Hundred showed up [...]

Latino Caucus numbers, influence growing at Colorado Capitol

DENVER (AP) – The Colorado General Assembly’s Latino Caucus is the largest in state history, and its members have ambitious plans for the 2020 session. There are now 13 members in the group that’s only open to Democrats. Their growing [...]

Downed Plane’s Black Boxes Will Go to Ukraine, Iranian Media Says

Iran will send to Ukraine the black boxes from the Boeing 737-800 that its military mistakenly shot down shortly after takeoff from an airport in Tehran this month, the official Tasnim News Agency reported on Saturday. A director in [...]

POLITICO Playbook: How fast could the impeachment trial be?

Presented by */ ]]> Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, right, is considering providing 24 hours of opening arguments to both the House impeachment managers and the White House counsel. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images DRIVING [...]

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia’s picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house [...]

As Five Star Party Risks Implosion, Italy Fears the Fallout

Rebellions are breaking out all over the place. In December, members of Parliament refused to pay their dues into a party fund, prompting the party to threaten more expulsions. A couple days later, Davide Casaleggio, the son of the party’s [...]

Group sues, saying Vegas jail wrongly detains immigrants

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A Nevada woman and a civil rights organization are accusing Las Vegas of violating the constitutional rights of people held at the city jail by detaining them after they have served their jail time and turning them over [...]