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Impeachment hearings: Live highlights from Marie Yovanovitch’s testimony

*/ ]]> The ousted former ambassador to Ukraine, who said behind closed doors that she felt threatened by President Donald Trump, is testifying publicly for the first time in the House’s impeachment inquiry. Marie Yovanovitch previously [...]

‘A Hail Mary from two stadiums over’: Patrick faces harsh reality in N.H.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick takes questions from a crush of reporters after surprisingly putting his name on the presidential primary ballot in New Hampshire. | Trent Spiner/POLITICO By TRENT SPINER 11/14/2019 02:10 PM EST */ [...]

Don’t count on the Senate to save Dreamers from SCOTUS

*/ ]]> President Donald Trump says young undocumented immigrants have nothing to worry about from the Supreme Court. The Senate begs to differ. Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) has been on the front lines of the Senate’s immigration [...]

‘The instructions are coming from the president’

*/ ]]> Impeachment investigators are shifting their gaze away from the byzantine halls of the State Department and into the Oval Office. Aided by an explosive new piece of evidence from a veteran ambassador, House Democrats spent their [...]

There’s a Surprisingly Plausible Path to Removing Trump From Office

Getty Images In The Arena It would take just three Republican senators to turn the impeachment vote into a secret ballot. It’s not hard to imagine what would happen then. By JULEANNA GLOVER November 12, 2019 Juleanna Glover [...]

After push from Rick Perry, backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Two political supporters of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry secured a potentially lucrative oil and gas exploration deal from the Ukrainian government soon after Perry proposed one of the men as an adviser to the country’s [...]

Ugly From the Outset: A Day of Violence and Anger in Hong Kong

HONG KONG — On a Hong Kong street corner, a young protester found himself staring at the end of an angry police officer’s handgun. He was shot. Across town on an overpass, a middle-aged man argued with rowdy protesters, accusing [...]

French Baguettes From a Vending Machine? ‘What a Tragedy.’

A worker was hired, at 30 hours a week, to deliver bread to the village where it was sold between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. The service was discontinued a year later because of the cost and criticism that the hours were inconvenient. The [...]

134 from 33 counties take US citizen oath in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – There are 134 new United States citizens following a naturalization ceremony held in Sioux Falls. KELO-TV reports the people from 33 countries took the oath of citizenship on Friday. The new citizens come from [...]

Harris, Warren compete for support from black female voters

Kamala Harris got a much needed boost this week when the California senator picked up the endorsement of Higher Heights, the country’s largest political organization aimed at electing black women. But Elizabeth Warren would not be outdone. [...]