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Partisan battles erupt as Judiciary begins final phase of impeachment

Partisan battles erupt as Judiciary begins final phase of impeachment

35 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   4 articles

The House Judiciary Committee began formal consideration of two impeachment articles against President Donald Trump on Wednesday night, with a final vote expected the following...
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House Democrats unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

45 minutes ago   |   NBC News   |   4 articles

For just the fourth time in history, House Democrats announced articles of impeachment today, charging President Trump with abuse of power and obstructing Congress.
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Judiciary panel to take first steps toward impeachment vote

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - The House Judiciary Committee was taking the first steps Wednesday evening toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, beginning a...
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Spike Lee's ‘She's Gotta Have It,' ‘Platoon,' and ‘Purple Rain' among 2019's class of National Film Registry entrants

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

Spike Lee capped off a stellar 2019 with his breakout film named to be among some of the best. The recent Academy Award winner's 1986 film “She's Gotta Have It” is among the 25...
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Dem leaders see only handful of defections on impeachment

Dem leaders see only handful of defections on impeachment

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Democratic leaders are privately expecting no more than a half-dozen defections on next week's vote to impeach President Donald Trump, even as many of their most endangered...
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‘May the Force be with you,' Congress tells Trump in new Pentagon budget bill

‘May the Force be with you,' Congress tells Trump in new Pentagon budget bill

2 hours ago   |   RT

US Space Force is about to become a sixth branch of the military, courtesy of Congress going along with President Donald Trump's popular campaign promise even as Democrats try...
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US Senate advances bill giving State Department right to call Russia ‘sponsor of terrorism'

US Senate advances bill giving State Department right to call Russia ‘sponsor of terrorism'

3 hours ago   |   RT

The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved a bill asking the State Department to determine whether Russia falls under criteria of a state sponsor of terrorism...
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Congress finalizes bill restoring funding to black colleges

3 hours ago   |   NBC News

"We are sending an important message of support for our HBCUs and showing in no uncertain terms that we believe they are vital to our system of higher education.”
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ICE arrested fewer in 2019 as resources shifted to border

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By JAKE BLEIBERG DALLAS - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested fewer people during the 2019 budget year than last year, in part because resources were shifted to...
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The 737 MAX Saga: Congress Has Another Opportunity To Miss The Point

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

Congress' Transportation Committee will today consider an internal FAA document - stand by for it to be misrepresented and for the elephant in the room - the starving of...
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Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Paintings of Confederate flags and a Nazi flag in the yard of William Stark sparked controversy because his home is next to Morris Elementary School. Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee today to discuss the findings of his report into the opening of the... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised nearly $1 million for an anti-bullying organization. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

5 of the most controversial choices for Time magazine's Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg was named Time magazine's 2019 Person of the Year for her climate activism that inspired millions of young people to protest and push for change. In past years... Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked a Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...