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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 05:05 AM PDT

Former Pompeo Aide Testifies; Senate Talks Impeachment Trial

Former Pompeo Aide Testifies; Senate Talks Impeachment Trial

The swift-moving impeachment probe pushed onward Wednesday as a former top State Department aide testified that the Trump administration's politicization of foreign policy contributed to his resignation,...

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 at 08:27 AM PDT

Parents of British Teen Killed in Crash With Diplomat's Wife Reject Trump Offer to Meet Her

Parents of British Teen Killed in Crash With Diplomat's Wife Reject Trump Offer to Meet Her

The family of a British teenager killed in a wrong-way crash involving the wife of an American diplomat said President Donald Trump dropped a "bombshell" during a meeting at the White House, revealing that...

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 at 04:44 AM PDT

Fact Check: Dems Debate on Guns, Syria, Health Care

Fact Check: Dems Debate on Guns, Syria, Health Care

A dozen Democrats seeking the presidency tussled Tuesday night in a debate packed with policy, flubbing some details in the process. Several gave an iffy explanation of why they're not swinging behind a bold...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 11:27 PM PDT

Ocasio-Cortez, Omar Endorse Bernie Sanders for President

Ocasio-Cortez, Omar Endorse Bernie Sanders for President

Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar are endorsing Bernie Sanders for president. The Sanders campaign confirmed the backing of two members of "The Squad" on Tuesday. The endorsements are a...

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 at 07:38 AM PDT

Turkey Quickly Walks Back Snub of Pence

Turkey Quickly Walks Back Snub of Pence

The Turkish president had earlier said he would not meet with the U.S. vice president, who is trying to convince Turkey to stop attacking the Kurds in Syria.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 10:08 PM PDT

Tom Steyer: Climate Change, 'Number One Issue,' Left Out of Debate

Tom Steyer: Climate Change, 'Number One Issue,' Left Out of Debate

After Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate, candidate Tom Steyer commented that climate change, his campaign's number one priority, was left entirely out of the debate. "The impeachment discussion...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 09:25 PM PDT

6 Top Quotes From the Fourth Democratic Presidential Debate

6 Top Quotes From the Fourth Democratic Presidential Debate

Take a look at six of the most memorable lines from the fourth Democratic presidential debate held Tuesday night in Ohio.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 08:46 PM PDT

Top Moments From the 4th Democratic Presidential Debate

Top Moments From the 4th Democratic Presidential Debate

The Democratic presidential primary hopefuls debated Tuesday in the shadow of the House impeachment inquiry, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Adam Schiff, the House Intelligence Committee chairman,...

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 at 01:45 AM PDT

Debate Rivals Assail Warren as She Joins Democrats' Top Rank

Debate Rivals Assail Warren as She Joins Democrats' Top Rank

Elizabeth Warren repeatedly came under attack during Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate as rivals accused the Massachusetts senator of ducking questions about the cost of Medicare for All and her signature...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 07:56 PM PDT

Family Decries Treatment by US After Border Crossing

Family Decries Treatment by US After Border Crossing

Seven members of an extended British family who made an unauthorized crossing into the United States from Canada are being held in federal custody at a Pennsylvania detention center nearly two weeks after their...

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