SCHUMER CALLS REPUBLICAN RULES FOR THE TRIAL ‘A NATIONAL DISGRACE.'

He said he would move to mirror the rules used for President Bill Clinton as soon as the trial begins at 1 p.m.

MCCONNELL COUNTS ENOUGH VOTES TO DEFEAT ANY DEMOCRATIC CHANGES TO THE TRIAL RULES

Senator Chuck Schumer, Democrat of New York and the minority leader, wants the Senate to subpoena both witnesses and documents for...

 
 
 

SHELDON SILVER'S CORRUPTION CONVICTION IS PARTIALLY OVERTURNED

Prison is still likely for Mr. Silver, the once-powerful New York State Assembly speaker.

AN EFFORT TO CLEAR BAYARD RUSTIN'S NAME

California legislators say Bayard Rustin should be cleared of a conviction under laws that targeted gay people.

 
 
 

CHINESE CITY USES FACIAL RECOGNITION TO SHAME PAJAMA WEARERS

Local officials apologized, but the crackdown on a common - and comfortable - practice has raised a rare outcry over privacy in a country...

T.S.A. FINDS RECORD NUMBER OF GUNS AT AIRPORTS IN 2019

The head of the Transportation Security Administration said that the yearslong uptick was “deeply troubling.” A vast majority of the...

 
 
 

ROMNEY TELLS CONSTITUENTS NOT TO EXPECT HIM TO SUPPORT CALLING WITNESSES BEFORE OPENING ARGUMENTS

There will be a vote after the arguments, however.

GIULIANI SAYS HE WOULD TESTIFY AT THE TRIAL IF CALLED

“I wouldn't mind being called as a witness for a lot of reasons, including being able to reveal the unbelievable amount of corruption...

 
 
 

CALLERS URGED TO FLOOD THE SENATE SWITCHBOARD TO DEMAND WITNESSES AND EVIDENCE

“202-224-3121 is the number and ask for witnesses and documents,” Senator Brian Schatz wrote on Twitter.

GLENN GREENWALD CHARGED WITH CYBERCRIMES IN BRAZIL

Mr. Greenwald is accused of being part of a “criminal investigation” that hacked into the cellphones of prosecutors and public officials.

 
 
 

DEMOCRATS ARE LIVID ABOUT THE PROPOSED TRIAL RULES

Democrats quickly attacked Mr. McConnell's proposed rules as little more than what they called a “cover up.”

WHAT WINTER JAZZFEST SAYS ABOUT WHERE THE MUSIC IS GOING IN 2020

New York's most buzzed-about jazz event put a spotlight on innovative vocalists, the power of local scenes and older artists discovering...

 
 
 

LATE NIGHT ON TRUMP'S DEFENSE: ‘JUST IN CASE, GAS UP THE BRONCO'

Jimmy Kimmel noted that one of Trump's lawyers has represented both O.J. Simpson and Jeffrey Epstein. “So he definitely has a type.”

ON ‘PRODIGAL SON,' MICHAEL SHEEN'S FATHER KNOWS, AND KILLS, BEST

How does the actor keep from bringing home all the weird energy of playing a serial killer dad? Well, who said he did?

 
 
 

FOR 13 YEARS, HE HAS HUMANIZED THE VILLAIN OF ‘OKLAHOMA!'

Patrick Vaill took his final Broadway bow as Jud Fry, after performing in Daniel Fish's production of the musical since college.

SCENES FROM WOMEN'S MARCHES ACROSS CALIFORNIA

Tuesday: California legislators say the civil rights leader should be cleared of a conviction under laws that targeted gay people....

 
 
 

HILLARY CLINTON ON BERNIE SANDERS: ‘NOBODY LIKES HIM'

Mrs. Clinton also dodged a question about whether she'd endorse and campaign for Mr. Sanders if he became the Democratic nominee.

EX-PRESIDENT OF INTERPOL IS SENT TO PRISON FOR BRIBERY IN CHINA

Meng Hongwei, once a high-ranking Chinese police official, was sentenced to 13 ½ years. His wife has said he is the victim of a political...

 
 
 

IRAN ACKNOWLEDGES IT FIRED 2 MISSILES AT UKRAINIAN JET

It also appeared to walk back a promise to sent the jet's data recorders abroad for analysis, asking the United States and France to...

HOW FAST CAN A HUMAN RUN?

Two legs are good. Four legs might be better.

 
 
 



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