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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 at 06:53 AM EDT

Key Takeaways From Ambassador's Explosive Testimony on Trump

Key Takeaways From Ambassador's Explosive Testimony on Trump

Maybe it was a quid pro quo after all. A top U.S. diplomat told House impeachment investigators on Tuesday that President Donald Trump was withholding military aid to Ukraine unless the country's president went...

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Appeals Court Hears Arguments Over Trump's Tax Returns

Appeals Court Hears Arguments Over Trump's Tax Returns

An appeals court did not appear to buy arguments by President Donald Trump's lawyers that his tax returns can't be given to a state grand jury.

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Giuliani Associates Plead Not Guilty in Campaign Finance Case

Giuliani Associates Plead Not Guilty in Campaign Finance Case

Two associates of Rudy Giuliani pleaded not guilty on charges they used straw donors to make illegal campaign contributions to politicians and committees to advance their business interests.

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Facebook's Zuckerberg Faces Hostile Questions in Congress

Facebook's Zuckerberg Faces Hostile Questions in Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg endured hours of prickly questioning from lawmakers Wednesday as he defended the company's new globally ambitious project to create a digital currency while also dealing with...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 10:43 PM EDT

U.S. Diplomat Tells Congress: 'I Became Increasingly Concerned'

U.S. Diplomat Tells Congress: 'I Became Increasingly Concerned'

William Taylor, a top diplomat to Ukraine, testified to Congress on Tuesday that President Donald Trump withheld security aid in exchange for Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s investigation into...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 08:02 PM EDT

Congresswoman: Police Investigating Intimate Photo Release

Congresswoman: Police Investigating Intimate Photo Release

A member of Congress says she's asked for an investigation into intimate photos she says were posted online without her consent. California Democrat Katie Hill said U.S. Capitol Police are "investigating the...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 06:27 PM EDT

Police Chief Skipping Trump's 1st Chicago Visit as President

Police Chief Skipping Trump's 1st Chicago Visit as President

Chicago's top cop won't be in attendance when President Donald Trump addresses the International Association of Chiefs of Police at their annual conference in the city next week. Chicago Police Supt. Eddie...

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 at 08:01 AM EDT

Read: William Taylor's Opening Statement About Trump-Ukraine

Read: William Taylor's Opening Statement About Trump-Ukraine

Former U.S. Ambassador William Taylor testified before congressional lawmakers Tuesday as part of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into whether President Donald Trump abused the powers of the presidency...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 05:59 PM EDT

Anonymous Trump Official Writing 'Unprecedented' Inside Take

Anonymous Trump Official Writing 'Unprecedented' Inside Take

The Trump administration official who wrote an anonymous essay about resistance from the inside has a book deal. The book, titled "A Warning", will come out Nov. 19, The Hachette Book Group imprint Twelve...

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 02:33 PM EDT

More Choices and Stable Premiums for 'Obamacare' Next Year

More Choices and Stable Premiums for 'Obamacare' Next Year

Consumers will have more health insurance choices next year under the much-debated Obama health care law and premiums will dip slightly for many, the Trump administration announced Tuesday. President Donald...

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