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19m Updated Iran’s Supreme Leader Rebukes U.S. in Rare Friday Sermon
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told thousands of worshipers that God’s backing had allowed Iran to “slap the face” of the United States with a missile attack.
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Sanders-Warren: An Alliance, if Not a Close Friendship, Suddenly Fractures21m Updated Sanders-Warren: An Alliance, if Not a Close Friendship, Suddenly Fractures
The dispute has led to negative attacks and doubts about party unity, exactly what Democratic leaders do not want to happen, for fear of handing an advantage to President Trump.
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Why Mothers’ Choices About Work and Family Often Feel Like No Choice at All24m Updated Why Mothers’ Choices About Work and Family Often Feel Like No Choice at All
When policymakers frame “choices” as personal preferences, it distracts from major structural constraints.
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Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial33m Updated Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial
Ken Starr and a third lawyer named to the team, Robert Ray, were independent counsels who investigated President Bill Clinton.
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41m Updated Trump expected to add Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz to impeachment defense team
President Donald Trump plans to add three seasoned lawyers to his impeachment legal defense team, people familiar with the matter said, including Kenneth Starr, the hard-charging prosecutor investigation whose work led to President Bill Clinton's impeachment.
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47m Updated CNN calls senator’s retort to a reporter ‘extremely unbecoming.’
Senator Martha McSally, an Arizona Republican, had dismissed a basic question from the network’s congressional reporter by calling him “a liberal hack.”
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Martha McSally Calls CNN Reporter a ‘Liberal Hack’58m Updated Martha McSally Calls CNN Reporter a ‘Liberal Hack’
When Manu Raju of CNN posed an impeachment question to Ms. McSally, an Arizona Republican, she replied: “I’m not talking to you. You’re a liberal hack.”
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1h 7m I have suffered sexual harassment, says minister Victoria Atkins
Equalities minister Victoria Atkins says "common sense" is needed to determine what counts as harassment.
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1h 30m Brexit: Big Ben fundraiser given £50,000
Millionaire businessman Arron Banks donates, but MPs question whether the bell can toll on 31 January.
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1h 30m In full: Sir Keir Starmer interview
Sir Keir Starmer speaks to the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg as the Labour leadership race continues.
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Joe Biden’s Poll Numbers Are Steady, but Are They Immovable?1h 35m Joe Biden’s Poll Numbers Are Steady, but Are They Immovable?
Mr. Biden has largely relied on the perception that he is the best-positioned candidate to beat President Trump.
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Virginia Capital on Edge as F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Neo-Nazis Before Gun Rally1h 54m Updated Virginia Capital on Edge as F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Neo-Nazis Before Gun Rally
The three men had obtained guns and discussed traveling to Virginia for protests against new gun control measures, officials said.
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1h 58m Pete Buttigieg picks up the pace in Iowa as impeachment keeps others away
Pete Buttigieg had Iowa all to himself on Thursday. He responded by hitting the gas.
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2h Updated Teens in Maryland can get birth control without parental permission. Some lawmakers want to change that
Maryland is one of 23 states, along with Washington, DC, where minors can get birth control without their parents' knowledge or approval.
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2h Updated US troops were injured in Iran missile attack despite Pentagon initially saying there were no casualties
Several US service members were injured during last week's Iranian missile attack on Al-Asad airbase in Iraq despite the Pentagon initially saying that no casualties had taken place.
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Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as New Ukraine Revelations Emerge3h Updated Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as New Ukraine Revelations Emerge
The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history.
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3h Updated Labour leadership: Long-Bailey against abortion after 24 weeks on disability grounds
The Labour leadership contender "supports women’s right to choose" but disagrees with the current law.
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3h Brexit: There will be no automatic deportation for EU citizens - No 10
So far more than 2.7 million EU citizens have applied for settled status after Brexit in the UK.
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3h Labour leadership: Long-Bailey and Thornberry launch campaigns
The Labour MPs set out their pitches, as they and other contenders prepare for the first hustings.
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Rees-Mogg: We are taking online child abuse seriously3h Rees-Mogg: We are taking online child abuse seriously
Jacob Rees-Mogg has said the government is taking the rise of child sexual exploitation (CSE) material online seriously but refused to allow concerned MPs a debate in the House of Commons.
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3h Chief Justice John Roberts prepares to take the stage for impeachment trial
Known for his golden resume and powers of persuasion, John Roberts was named chief justice of the United States at the age of 50. In the 15 years since, he's hewed to his conservative roots but moved warily on some cases to shield the reputation of the Supreme Court.
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Priti Patel joins raid on gangs who use children to sell drugs5h Priti Patel joins raid on gangs who use children to sell drugs
The leaders of county lines gangs are being targeted, with the home secretary vowing to stop children being exploited across the country as drug mules.
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5h Tice: Big Ben situation is pathetic
Brexit Party MEP Richard Tice says it is "pathetic" that Parliament can't get Big Ben to ring on Brexit day.
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5h Victoria Atkins: I have suffered sexual harassment
Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins tells the BBC she has suffered harassment in the workplace.
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Brexit will be reversed, senior EU figure predicts 5h Brexit will be reversed, senior EU figure predicts
Britain will one day rejoin the European Union, one of the bloc's senior figures has predicted.
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Trump Fans or Not, Business Owners Are Wary of Warren and Sanders6h Trump Fans or Not, Business Owners Are Wary of Warren and Sanders
Some executives at small companies have reservations about President Trump, but also concerns about Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren.
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Dust Off the Impeachment Tables, a Senate Trial Is Underway6h Dust Off the Impeachment Tables, a Senate Trial Is Underway
To make way for a historic impeachment trial, the Senate is undergoing a physical makeover, with custom tables for the prosecutors, cubbies for senators’ phones and quarters for the chief justice.
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6h Republicans on the spot as Senate braces for impeachment drama
There's nowhere left for Republicans senators to hide.
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8h Delaware GOP leader ousted after comment singling out Jewish supporters of Trump impeachment
A Republican Party leader in Delaware has been kicked out of office after making a comment on Facebook that her colleagues called anti-Semitic.
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8h Pence urges Senate Democrats to flip on impeachment in op-ed
Vice President Mike Pence urged Senate Democrats to break ranks and "stand up against" the articles of impeachment in a Wall Street Journal op-ed comparing the Senate trial of President Donald Trump to President Andrew Johnson's impeachment trial in 1868.
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9h Updated Evelyn Yang reveals she was sexually assaulted by her OB-GYN while pregnant
Wife of presidential candidate Andrew Yang says she and other survivors never got justice after doctor avoided jail time
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11h Analysis: Senators swear impeachment oath amid new allegations of White House lawbreaking
Ninety-nine US senators were sworn in Thursday and, with their right hands raised, pledged to do "impartial justice" in the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump. (The 100th, Oklahoma's James Inhofe, was back home dealing with a family medical issue and will be sworn in next week.)
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11h Trump has a pattern of lying about who he knows. Erin Burnett rolls the tape
CNN's Erin Burnett says President Donald Trump has a pattern of lying when it comes to who and what he knows.
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11h Lev Parnas says he watched Trump tell aide to fire the US ambassador to Ukraine
Lev Parnas, an associate of Rudy Giuliani, told CNN he witnessed President Donald Trump telling a top aide that the US ambassador to Ukraine should be fired.
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For the Senators Who Will Judge Trump, an Incomplete Story to Consider11h Updated For the Senators Who Will Judge Trump, an Incomplete Story to Consider
Recent interviews by Lev Parnas, an associate of the president’s personal lawyer, as well as documents released by House investigators, reinforced that there is more still to be learned.
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11h Evelyn Yang, Wife of Andrew Yang, Says She Was Assaulted by Her Gynecologist
In an interview with CNN, Ms. Yang said the doctor, Robert Hadden, sexually assaulted her in 2012, when she was seven months pregnant.
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Angry Trump Says Focus Should Be on a Trade Deal, Not a ‘Hoax’13h Updated Angry Trump Says Focus Should Be on a Trade Deal, Not a ‘Hoax’
But the few times the president did anything in public on Thursday, it was clear he was unnerved by the prospect of a Senate trial.
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13h Brexit relationship: EU reveals clues ahead of talks with UK
Presentation slides published online give an insight into how the future relationship might pan out.
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13h Florida Supreme Court rules some released felons must pay off fines before voting
The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday sided with the state's GOP governor by ruling that certain released felons must pay all fines and fees associated with their convictions before their right to vote is restored.
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14h Updated Lev Parnas says he watched Trump fire the US ambassador to Ukraine
Lev Parnas, an associate of Rudy Giuliani, told CNN that he witnessed President Donald Trump telling a top aide that the US ambassador to Ukraine should be fired.
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Two Days of History on Capitol Hill14h Updated Two Days of History on Capitol Hill
As the impeachment trial of President Trump begins, theatrical ritual — and gravity — are on display.
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Impeachment Briefing: The Opening Ceremony14h Impeachment Briefing: The Opening Ceremony
The Senate trial began with lots of pomp and little surprise, but there were some serious developments in Ukraine.
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14h Updated DHS has requested Pentagon assistance to build 270 miles of border wall
The Pentagon received a Department of Homeland Security request Wednesday to build and pay for hundreds of additional miles of border wall on the southwest border, according to the Department of Defense.
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New advice on travel to EU released ahead of Brexit Day on 31 January14h New advice on travel to EU released ahead of Brexit Day on 31 January
The travel industry is trying to reassure tourists that their summer holidays won't be affected by the UK's departure from the European Union.
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Trump Impeachment Highlights: Key Moments After Senate Takes Oath15h Trump Impeachment Highlights: Key Moments After Senate Takes Oath
President Trump’s fate now rests with a Senate controlled by 53 Republicans, many of whom have already dismissed the charges against him out of hand.
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15h Updated States sue USDA over new food stamps work requirement
The District of Columbia and New York state filed a lawsuit along with 14 other states against the US Department of Agriculture on Thursday challenging new Trump administration regulations that will require more food stamp recipients to work in order to receive benefits.
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Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia and Hair Loss15h Updated Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia and Hair Loss
The congresswoman from Massachusetts said that she was making peace with the condition in a video released on Thursday.
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G.A.O. Report Says Trump Administration Broke Law in Withholding Ukraine Aid15h Updated G.A.O. Report Says Trump Administration Broke Law in Withholding Ukraine Aid
As the Senate prepared for the impeachment trial, the Government Accountability Office said the White House violated a law that limits a president’s power to withhold money allocated by Congress.
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The American Mustache Ruffling Feathers in South Korea16h Updated The American Mustache Ruffling Feathers in South Korea
The facial hair of Ambassador Harry B. Harris Jr., who is Japanese-American, reminds many South Koreans of Japan’s colonial rule.
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F.B.I. Vows to Notify State Officials of Any Election Systems Breaches16h Updated F.B.I. Vows to Notify State Officials of Any Election Systems Breaches
The change in policy came after an outcry about how federal law enforcement officials handled a Russian hack of two Florida counties’ voter rolls.
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16h Updated Saudi Arabia has paid $500M toward the cost of US troops in country
Saudi Arabia has paid the US approximately $500 million to begin to cover the cost of US troops operating in the country, according to a US official.
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16h The Senate adjourns the trial for the long weekend.
The House managers and the president’s defense lawyers are expected to work around the clock, but the trial itself resumes on Tuesday.
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Bad Timing for Jury Duty16h Bad Timing for Jury Duty
Here’s how the four senators running for president are handling a civic obligation they can’t postpone.
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F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Members of Neo-Nazi Group Before Virginia Gun Rally16h Updated F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Members of Neo-Nazi Group Before Virginia Gun Rally
The three men had obtained guns and discussed traveling to Virginia for protests against new gun control measures, officials said.
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Justice Dept. Investigating Years-Old Leaks and Appears Focused on Comey16h Updated Justice Dept. Investigating Years-Old Leaks and Appears Focused on Comey
An inquiry into years-old disclosures of classified information is highly unusual and leaves law enforcement officials open to accusations of politicizing their work.
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16h Susan Collins says she will ‘likely’ vote to call witnesses.
The senator of Maine released a statement on Thursday.
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Trump Impeachment Updates: Key Moments16h Updated Trump Impeachment Updates: Key Moments
President Trump’s fate now rests with a Senate controlled by 53 Republicans, many of whom have already dismissed the charges against him out of hand.
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Trump says he ‘just got impeached’ and wants a short trial.17h Updated Trump says he ‘just got impeached’ and wants a short trial.
“I think it should go very quickly,” he told reporters. “It’s a hoax, it’s a hoax. Everybody knows that.”
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House to Vote on Disaster Aid Package for Puerto Rico After Earthquakes17h House to Vote on Disaster Aid Package for Puerto Rico After Earthquakes
Lawmakers challenged President Trump’s reluctance to send more aid to Puerto Rico, unveiling $3.35 billion in funding.
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Democratic Attorneys General Sue to Block Trump Food Stamp Cuts17h Democratic Attorneys General Sue to Block Trump Food Stamp Cuts
Fourteen states, New York City and the District of Columbia asked the courts to block the Trump administration from imposing tougher work requirements on food stamp recipients.
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17h Trump administration updates public school prayer guidance on National Religious Freedom Day
The Trump administration on Thursday announced it is updating federal guidance for prayer in public schools and other initiatives aimed at protecting religious freedom, which administration officials said are aimed at reducing discrimination against people and groups of faith.
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17h Updated Grenfell Tower Inquiry: Families raise conflict of interest concerns with PM
Bereaved families tell the PM they are worried about a panel member who has links to a cladding firm.
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17h Updated Senator Bernie Sanders ‘would rather be in Iowa.’
Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont Independent who is a leading Democratic candidate for president, has not been around the Senate much lately.
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McConnell drafts rules for the trial.17h Updated McConnell drafts rules for the trial.
There are tensions over how to proceed among Republicans, too.
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17h Pence weighs in on Trump’s mood.
The president was more focused on the passage of the revised North American Free Trade Agreement, the vice president said.
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18h Updated Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump officially begins
The third Senate impeachment trial of a US president in history convened on Thursday with the reading of the two impeachment articles charging President Donald Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
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F.B.I. Vows to Notify State Officials of Any Elections Systems Breaches18h F.B.I. Vows to Notify State Officials of Any Elections Systems Breaches
The change in policy came after an outcry about how federal law enforcement officials handled a Russian hack of two Florida counties’ voter rolls.
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18h Updated Intelligence officials ask Congress not to hold threats hearings after angering Trump last year
US intelligence officials have quietly asked the Senate and House Intelligence Committees not to hold public hearings on this year's World Wide Threats Assessment after testimony from agency chiefs last year prompted an angry response from President Donald Trump, according to a source familiar.
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Schumer vows to immediately push to hear from witnesses.18h Updated Schumer vows to immediately push to hear from witnesses.
The Senate will reconvene on Tuesday.
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18h Investigation requested into Michigan senator accused of making inappropriate remark to female reporter
The Democratic and Republican leaders of the Michigan state Senate requested a sexual harassment investigation Wednesday into a Republican senator after a female reporter said he remarked that male high school students could "have a lot of fun" with her.
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Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia19h Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia
The United States representative from Massachusetts said that she was making peace with the skin disease in a video released on Thursday.
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19h When Art Begins at the Scene of a Crime
The Mexican artist Teresa Margolles makes unflinching art about violent death and its aftermath. Her newest photographs and installations are now in New York City.
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No Charges in Assault Complaint at V.A. Hospital, and a Public Fight Erupts19h No Charges in Assault Complaint at V.A. Hospital, and a Public Fight Erupts
A cabinet secretary, a House committee chairman and an inspector general are at odds after a congressional staff member said she was sexually assaulted.
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Intelligence Officials Invited to Testify to House Amid Uncertainty19h Intelligence Officials Invited to Testify to House Amid Uncertainty
The officials appear reluctant to attend an annual hearing after last year’s testimony revealed splits with the White House on key issues and angered President Trump.
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In Iowa and Florida, cheers for Trump.19h Updated In Iowa and Florida, cheers for Trump.
Pam Bondi, the White House’s in-house impeachment messenger, was a notable administration official Aboard Air Force Two, but when asked, she said she was just tagging along for a ride to her hometown.
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Chief Justice Roberts has arrived in the Capitol.20h Updated Chief Justice Roberts has arrived in the Capitol.
Chief Justice Roberts entered the building to a burst of camera flashes dressed in a suit tie, without his judicial robes on.
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Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge20h Updated Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge
The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in history.
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Silence in the Senate as managers present the articles.20h Updated Silence in the Senate as managers present the articles.
It was a grave moment, freighted with history, in the ordinarily bustling chamber.
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Ukraine Investigates Reports of Surveillance of Marie Yovanovitch20h Updated Ukraine Investigates Reports of Surveillance of Marie Yovanovitch
Newly released documents suggest that Ms. Yovanovitch was being watched in Kyiv while she was the American ambassador there.
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Senators take oath to ‘do impartial justice’ in Trump’s impeachment trial.20h Updated Senators take oath to ‘do impartial justice’ in Trump’s impeachment trial.
In a ceremony that has happened only twice before in the nation’s history, Chief Justice Roberts took and then delivered an oath that dates to 1798.
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20h The Point: Ranking the Top 5 Democrats in the 2020 race
You can pore over every national and early state poll. You can interview dozens of voters in Iowa and New Hampshire. You can talk to all the campaigns about their detailed voter ID and turnout efforts.
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20h Updated Connecticut GOP chair calls for Robert Hyde to drop out of House race
The chairman of the Connecticut Republican Party is calling for congressional candidate Robert Hyde to drop out of the race after revelations that Hyde was involved in the Ukraine scandal that has led to President Donald Trump's impeachment.
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Trump Hopes Trade Deals Will Boost Growth. Experts Are Skeptical.20h Trump Hopes Trade Deals Will Boost Growth. Experts Are Skeptical.
Trump administration officials say the “Phase 1” deal signed Wednesday will promote growth. Many economic forecasters are less optimistic.
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Key Moments as Trump’s Impeachment Trial Formally Begins20h Updated Key Moments as Trump’s Impeachment Trial Formally Begins
President Trump’s fate now rests with a Senate controlled by 53 Republicans, many of whom have already dismissed the charges against him out of hand.
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Watchdog Says Trump Administration Broke Law in Withholding Ukraine Aid20h Updated Watchdog Says Trump Administration Broke Law in Withholding Ukraine Aid
The Government Accountability Office said blocking the military assistance violated a law that limits a president’s power to withhold money allocated by Congress.
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What to Watch For Today in the Trump Impeachment Trial21h What to Watch For Today in the Trump Impeachment Trial
The House impeachment managers will read the charges against President Trump in the Senate, and the chief justice of the Supreme Court and every senator will swear to do “impartial justice.”
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Senate Passes Revised NAFTA, Sending Pact to Trump’s Desk21h Updated Senate Passes Revised NAFTA, Sending Pact to Trump’s Desk
The Senate gave bipartisan approval to the United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement as House lawmakers prepared to read aloud charges of high crimes and misdemeanors.
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Morgan defends U-turn on serving under Johnson21h Morgan defends U-turn on serving under Johnson
Culture Secretary Nicky Morgan says she took a job in Boris Johnson's government in order to provide a "variety of voices around the table" - even though she previously ruled out serving under the prime minister.
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21h Controversial Trump tax break under investigation by Treasury watchdog
The Treasury Department's inspector general has opened an inquiry into a controversial tax break used by close allies of President Donald Trump.
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21h Updated Brexit: What happens now?
The Brexit bill has passed its first hurdle, with the UK set to leave the EU on 31 January.
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22h Chief Justice Roberts will hold two jobs during the trial.
He and his law clerks will work on the court’s cases there during lulls in the trial proceedings.
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Pelosi addresses the idea of testimony from Lev Parnas.22h Updated Pelosi addresses the idea of testimony from Lev Parnas.
She said she would leave it to the House impeachment managers to determine whether they want to seek his testimony.
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22h Updated Labour leadership: Momentum group backs Rebecca Long-Bailey
The pro-Corbyn group promises to "mobilise thousands" behind the shadow business secretary.
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22h Updated EU flag to be taken down at Holyrood after Brexit
The EU flag will be lowered at Holyrood on 31 January despite an SNP MSP's campaign to keep it up.
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Schiff says managers will consider calling Parnas for testimony at trial.22h Updated Schiff says managers will consider calling Parnas for testimony at trial.
It will ultimately be up to the Senate to determine which witnesses are called.
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Trump Hopes Trade Deals Will Boost Growth. Experts Don’t Agree.22h Updated Trump Hopes Trade Deals Will Boost Growth. Experts Don’t Agree.
Trump administration officials say the “Phase 1” deal signed Wednesday will promote growth. Many economic forecasters are less optimistic.
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22h Updated Republican Senator Martha McSally lashes out at a CNN reporter.
“You’re a liberal hack,” she said. “I’m not talking to you. You’re a liberal hack.”
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22h Watchdog concludes Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid
The Government Accountability Office says the Trump administration broke the law when it withheld US security aid to Ukraine last year that had been appropriated by Congress -- an issue at the center of the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
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22h Updated Giuliani associate implicates Trump in Ukraine scheme
Lev Parnas, the Soviet-born businessman whose work in Ukraine with President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani stands at the center of the impeachment inquiry, said Wednesday in an interview with CNN that their efforts were "all about 2020."
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23h Senate approves Trump trade deal
Senators of both parties are expected to come together Thursday morning to pass the Trump administration's foremost legislative priority -- the revised North American Free Trade Agreement -- with the historic impeachment trial of President Donald Trump imminent.
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23h Senate passes revised North American trade deal just before hearing the articles of impeachment.
It marked the end of a strange track for the overwhelmingly bipartisan trade pact.
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23h Keir Starmer: I think I can restore that trust
Labour leadership candidate Keir Starmer has said he believes he can restore trust in the party.
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23h Updated Senate impeachment trial rules: No phones and no talking for senators
Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska saluted Senate rules announced Wednesday for the impeachment trial that are designed to ensure senators are not distracted and can pay close attention to the proceedings.
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Liz Cheney Says She Won’t Run for Senate in Wyoming23h Liz Cheney Says She Won’t Run for Senate in Wyoming
Ms. Cheney, the highest-ranking Republican woman in the House, said she would seek re-election to that chamber rather than pursue a vacant Senate seat.
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23h Updated Brexit: Fundraising appeal launched for Big Ben chimes
A crowdfunding project aims to raise £500,000 by the weekend to pay for the bell to ring on 31 January.
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U.S. Envoy’s Mustache Finds Few Fans in South Korea23h Updated U.S. Envoy’s Mustache Finds Few Fans in South Korea
The facial hair of Ambassador Harry B. Harris Jr., who is Japanese-American, reminds many South Koreans of Japan’s colonial rule.
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Lev Parnas, Key Player in Ukraine Affair, Completes Break With Trump and Giuliani23h Updated Lev Parnas, Key Player in Ukraine Affair, Completes Break With Trump and Giuliani
In an interview, he said the president knew everything about the effort to push Ukraine to investigate the Bidens and the 2016 election.
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23h Progressive groups call for unity as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders feud
Leading progressive groups are issuing a call for unity as the public rift between Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren widens ahead of the first round of Democratic presidential primary voting.
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23h See what Warren told Sanders after the debate
In an exchange caught on CNN's microphones after the Democratic presidential primary debate, Elizabeth Warren accused Bernie Sanders of calling her liar.
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What We Learned After The House Vote on Impeachment Articles24h Updated What We Learned After The House Vote on Impeachment Articles
House Democrats spent the day preparing to cede control of the impeachment process to the Republican-led Senate for a trial.
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Warren Told Sanders After Debate, ‘I Think You Called Me a Liar on National TV’24h Updated Warren Told Sanders After Debate, ‘I Think You Called Me a Liar on National TV’
“You called me a liar,” Bernie Sanders responded, as the candidates’ sudden clash injected new uncertainty into the Democratic presidential race.
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Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid24h Updated Trump Attaches Severe Restrictions to Puerto Rico’s Long-Delayed Disaster Aid
Days after the island was hit by a 5.9-magnitude earthquake, the White House released billions in aid but placed limits on how it can be spent.
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Elizabeth Warren Confronts the Skeptics Who Fear Her Plans Go Too Far24h Elizabeth Warren Confronts the Skeptics Who Fear Her Plans Go Too Far
In the early fall, Ms. Warren seemed to be the Democratic candidate to beat in Iowa. But many voters have had second thoughts over how her sweeping agenda would sell against President Trump.
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24h Updated Analysis: Trump shows that impeachment will not moderate him
President Donald Trump is not waiting to be acquitted of impeachable crimes to show that no one can stop him doing what he wants to do.
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24h Updated GAO concludes Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid
The Government Accountability Office says the Trump administration broke the law when it withheld US security aid to Ukraine last year that had been appropriated by Congress -- an issue at the center of the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
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24h Updated Ukraine probing possible surveillance of ex-US ambassador
Police in Ukraine are investigating the possible surveillance of former US Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch, the country's Interior Ministry announced Thursday.
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Impeachment proceedings move to the Senate. Here’s a rundown of the day.24h Impeachment proceedings move to the Senate. Here’s a rundown of the day.
The events kick off at noon, and senators may be on airplanes out of town before business hours are over.
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Impeachment proceedings moved to the Senate. Here’s a rundown of the day.24h Impeachment proceedings moved to the Senate. Here’s a rundown of the day.
The events kick off at noon, and senators may be on airplanes out of town before business hours are over.
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The Big Risk Warren Took on the Question of a Female President24h The Big Risk Warren Took on the Question of a Female President
Tackling gender can often perpetuate gender biases.
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24h Florida to purchase 20,000 acres of Everglades wetlands to protect from oil drilling
Florida has reached a deal with a real estate company to acquire 20,000 acres of the Everglades that is slated for oil production in order to protect the wetlands, Florida's governor announced Wednesday.
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Ukraine Investigates Reports of Illegal Surveillance of U.S. Ambassador25h Updated Ukraine Investigates Reports of Illegal Surveillance of U.S. Ambassador
A text message exchange including a businessman involved in the effort to pressure Ukraine into investigating Joe Biden suggested that Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was being watched in Kyiv.
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Impeachment Managers Deliver Charges to Senate, Paving the Way for Trial25h Updated Impeachment Managers Deliver Charges to Senate, Paving the Way for Trial
The House impeachment managers walked the articles of impeachment across the Capitol after a long-anticipated vote to start what promises to be a partisan impeachment trial of President Trump.
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26h Updated Koch network plans its biggest election-year effort in 2020
The conservative political network affiliated with billionaire Charles Koch intends to launch its widest election effort in 2020 and could engage in nearly 200 federal and state races this year, top Koch officials tell CNN.
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26h Stormont deal financial plan defended by Julian Smith
The Westminster government is to give the NI Executive an extra £1bn to support the Stormont deal.
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Trump Basks in Trade Victory With Corporate Friends27h Updated Trump Basks in Trade Victory With Corporate Friends
A White House signing ceremony turned into a love fest for the mega-rich.
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PM distances himself from Big Ben Brexit crowdfunding campaign27h PM distances himself from Big Ben Brexit crowdfunding campaign
Boris Johnson has distanced himself from a public fundraiser to allow Big Ben to chime for Brexit, having initially given his backing to a campaign to allow people to "bung a bob" to see it bong.
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28h Updated TV cameras to be allowed in Crown Courts in England and Wales
Judges' sentencing remarks in high-profile criminal cases in England and Wales are to be filmed.
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Trump Impeachment: What to Watch For Today28h Updated Trump Impeachment: What to Watch For Today
The House impeachment managers will read the charges against President Trump in the Senate, and the chief justice of the Supreme Court and every senator will swear to do “impartial justice.”
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Police investigate assault claim at Keith Vaz comeback meeting31h Police investigate assault claim at Keith Vaz comeback meeting
Police are investigating an alleged assault at the venue where former Labour MP Keith Vaz made his return to politics.
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Pelosi Taps Diverse Team of Impeachment Managers With Legal Credentials31h Updated Pelosi Taps Diverse Team of Impeachment Managers With Legal Credentials
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