Why Gordon Sondland may end up as a punching bag for both parties

WHY GORDON SONDLAND MAY END UP AS A PUNCHING BAG FOR BOTH PARTIES

With help from Sarah Ferris and Marianne LeVine ADVENTURES IN SONDLAND - Get ready for the biggest wild card yet in the public impeachment...

Impeachment hearings: Live highlights from Gordon Sondland's testimony

IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS: LIVE HIGHLIGHTS FROM GORDON SONDLAND'S TESTIMONY

He's been dubbed the “Gordon problem.” Democrats question whether he tells the truth. Even the Republicans' impeachment witnesses have...

 
 
 
Carolyn Maloney likely to be first woman to lead Oversight panel

CAROLYN MALONEY LIKELY TO BE FIRST WOMAN TO LEAD OVERSIGHT PANEL

A key group of Democrats on Tuesday selected Rep. Carolyn Maloney to lead the House Oversight Committee, all but assuring that she...

Contractor proposed Glamour magazine profile for Medicaid chief

CONTRACTOR PROPOSED GLAMOUR MAGAZINE PROFILE FOR MEDICAID CHIEF

Newly revealed correspondence shows that federal health officials discussed with contractors a publicity plan to feature President...

 
 
 
Tech's woke CEO takes the stage

TECH'S WOKE CEO TAKES THE STAGE

“We're very pleased today to have Marc Benioff, who's the -,” begins David Rubenstein, the president of the Economic Club of Washington...

The question for Democrats: Why do you suck?

THE QUESTION FOR DEMOCRATS: WHY DO YOU SUCK?

“Now,” says the moderator, turning to the camera, “we'd like to turn this portion of the debate over to the people who matter most...

 
 
 
Are Your Neighbors Ready for Mayor Pete?

ARE YOUR NEIGHBORS READY FOR MAYOR PETE?

DECORAH, Iowa-On a cold night in a small town, a man had a question for Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay candidate with a serious...

Obama alums bristle at Stephanie Grisham's claim that they left 'you will fail' notes

OBAMA ALUMS BRISTLE AT STEPHANIE GRISHAM'S CLAIM THAT THEY LEFT 'YOU WILL FAIL' NOTES

Obama White House officials pushed back forcefully on press secretary Stephanie Grisham's claim that they left disparaging notes for...

 
 
 
Daylong impeachment slog heightens anticipation for Gordon Sondland

DAYLONG IMPEACHMENT SLOG HEIGHTENS ANTICIPATION FOR GORDON SONDLAND

There's a Gordon Sondland-sized gap in the House's impeachment inquiry. The unconventional ambassador to the European Union - deployed...

How Frank Bruni put Pete Buttigieg on the map

HOW FRANK BRUNI PUT PETE BUTTIGIEG ON THE MAP

Few in the national political world had heard of the then-34-year-old South Bend, Indiana, mayor with the difficult-to-pronounce name...

 
 
 
‘Everyone's going to come for Pete': Buttigieg faces debate spotlight

‘EVERYONE'S GOING TO COME FOR PETE': BUTTIGIEG FACES DEBATE SPOTLIGHT

ATLANTA - Pete Buttigieg will take the stage at Wednesday's debate as a serious threat to the top Democratic presidential candidates...

House moves to avert shutdown, but border wall fight dominates spending talks

HOUSE MOVES TO AVERT SHUTDOWN, BUT BORDER WALL FIGHT DOMINATES SPENDING TALKS

The House passed a stopgap spending bill on Tuesday to keep the government open for four additional weeks, diminishing the chances...

 
 
 

VOLKER SAYS HE WAS 'NEVER INVOLVED IN ANYTHING THAT I CONSIDERED TO BE BRIBERY OR EXTORTION'

House Dems, citing impeachment, request speedy ruling in McGahn subpoena fight

HOUSE DEMS, CITING IMPEACHMENT, REQUEST SPEEDY RULING IN MCGAHN SUBPOENA FIGHT

House Democrats on Tuesday implored a federal judge to rule quickly in their lawsuit seeking testimony from one of Robert Mueller's...

 
 
 
Impeachment hearings: Live highlights from Kurt Volker's and Tim Morrison's testimony

IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS: LIVE HIGHLIGHTS FROM KURT VOLKER'S AND TIM MORRISON'S TESTIMONY

The second half of Tuesday's open impeachment hearings will focus on two officials Republicans have called as witnesses - Kurt Volker,...

White House attacks Lt. Col. Vindman as he testifies against Trump

WHITE HOUSE ATTACKS LT. COL. VINDMAN AS HE TESTIFIES AGAINST TRUMP

The White House used its official Twitter account on Tuesday to criticize the judgment of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the National...

 
 
 
Trump's split-screen day: Trying not to focus on impeachment

TRUMP'S SPLIT-SCREEN DAY: TRYING NOT TO FOCUS ON IMPEACHMENT

On another day of wall-to-wall impeachment hearings, President Donald Trump convened his Cabinet to push the message that he's focused...

POLITICO Playbook PM: Inside Part One of the impeachment hearing

POLITICO PLAYBOOK PM: INSIDE PART ONE OF THE IMPEACHMENT HEARING

THE QUESTION THAT'S BURNING UP THE CAPITOL: Will GORDON SONDLAND plead the fifth at all Wednesday? The president's ambassador to the...

 
 
 
Zelensky says everyone in Ukraine 'is so tired' with impeachment questions

ZELENSKY SAYS EVERYONE IN UKRAINE 'IS SO TIRED' WITH IMPEACHMENT QUESTIONS

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday expressed annoyance that he's been dragged into the ongoing impeachment inquiry into...

Ron Johnson goes after witness set to testify in impeachment inquiry

RON JOHNSON GOES AFTER WITNESS SET TO TESTIFY IN IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY

Sen. Ron Johnson sought to undermine a key White House official who is set to testify Tuesday in the ongoing public impeachment hearings....

 
 
 



Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House...

Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House impeachment hearings

Trump's ambassador to the European Union, an Oregon hotelier and million-dollar Trump donor, Gordon Sondland has said he cannot recall many of the episodes involving him that... Read more ...

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

Neighbors have captured the turkey on camera, chasing the same mailman day after day. Read more ...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses to endorse candidate for prime minister

Israel is set to hold its third election this year, after Avigdor Lieberman, leader of the secular nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, announced that he would not support the... Read more ...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running for another month

The House has passed a short-term spending bill to keep federal agencies running for another month. The hope is that the additional time will help negotiators wrap up more than... Read more ...

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Three witnesses will appear before lawmakers Wednesday in a public hearing on the impeachment probe of President Trump, including US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon... Read more ...

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

"Apple is deepening our close bond with the city and the talented and diverse workforce that calls it home." What you need to know Apple has broken ground on its new campus in... Read more ...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail Gorbachev and Simon Cowell and was once Britain's most expensive home

London's most notorious pocket of luxury real estate is a mile-long road of mansions known as "Billionaires Row." It has a reputation for money, scandal, murder, and... Read more ...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as ‘factcheck account' during election debate

The Conservative Party has been accused of misleading the British public by changing its Twitter to resemble an independent fact-checking organization during a televised... Read more ...

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

According to several sources, a multi-count federal indictment against former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh will be made public later Wednesday morning. Read more ...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong - a powerful act of defiance against China as pro-democracy protests rage

The US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to protect human rights in Hong Kong as protests continue to rage in the semiautonomous Chinese city. The legislation, titled... Read more ...