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Moldova’s parliament votes to back technocrat-led government

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) – Moldova’s parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister. Over 60 of 101 deputies voted in favor of Prime Minister Ian Chicu’s government, two days after the collapse [...]

Next up in impeachment hearings: A parade of key witnesses

WASHINGTON (AP) – Several more witnesses scheduled to testify in the House impeachment hearings over the next week are expected to say they too worried about President Donald Trump’s push for Ukraine to investigate Democrats as the [...]

Colorado Supreme Court considers gun magazine limit

DENVER (AP) – Gun rights groups are urging the Colorado Supreme Court to follow guidance from the U.S. Supreme Court to throw out the state’s ban on gun magazines that hold more than 15 rounds. In arguments before the state court Wednesday, [...]

Arizona congressman’s tweets raise Epstein conspiracy theory

PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar appears to be signaling support for a conspiracy theory that Jeffrey Epstein did not kill himself while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges. The Republican congressman sent 23 tweets [...]

Adam Schiff whistleblower contacts draw GOP ire in impeachment hearings

Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Democrats’ point-man on impeachment, found himself playing defense Wednesday over his interactions with the whistleblower who triggered what’s become a major constitutional clash. The California Democrat and chairman [...]

AP Explains: Lebanon’s protests could head into dark turn

BEIRUT (AP) – For nearly a month, the popular protests engulfing Lebanon have been startlingly peaceful. But the shooting death of a 38-year-old father by a soldier, the first such fatality in the unrest, points to the dangerous, dark [...]

Impeachment Trial Protocol

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Democrats prod State Dept. official to contradict Ukraine president’s defense of Trump

House Democrats’ chief investigator at an impeachment hearing Wednesday pressed a State Department official to contradict the Ukrainian president’s statement that he was not coerced by President Trump to launch politically motivated investigations. The [...]

Thunberg, teen climate activist, leaves US aboard catamaran

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) – Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has left North America to begin her return trip across the Atlantic aboard a 48-foot (15-meter) catamaran sailboat whose passengers include an 11-month-old baby. Thunberg [...]

Northwestern paper’s apology sparks journalism debate

CHICAGO (AP) – Student editors at the newspaper covering Northwestern University have faced two waves of criticism over their coverage of protests in response to an event featuring former Attorney General Jeff Sessions. First, student [...]