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Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 05:02 PM EST

US Likely to Hit China Over Human Rights Despite Trade Talks

US Likely to Hit China Over Human Rights Despite Trade Talks

Congress is poised to hand President Donald Trump a second chance in less than a month to anger the Chinese government and attack its record on human rights as he tries to deliver a long-sought trade deal...

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 04:22 PM EST

Bill Weld's Campaign Office Burglarized Twice in 24 Hours

Bill Weld's Campaign Office Burglarized Twice in 24 Hours

A New Hampshire campaign office of presidential candidate Bill Weld has been burglarized twice this week, authorities say. Manchester police said not only Weld's office but those of four businesses in the...

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 02:58 PM EST

Booker's Critical Test? Languishing Campaign Plots a Rebound

Booker's Critical Test? Languishing Campaign Plots a Rebound

New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker is hoping a speech in Iowa's capital city could be a spark for his Democratic presidential campaign. With less than two months before the Iowa caucuses open the Democratic 2020...

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 09:29 PM EST

North Korea Threatens to Resume Calling Trump 'Dotard'

North Korea Threatens to Resume Calling Trump 'Dotard'

North Korea is threatening to resume insults of U.S. President Donald Trump and consider him a "dotard" if he keeps using words that provoke the North. North Korea's vice foreign minister made the comments on...

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 09:37 AM EST

Gun Background Checks Are on Pace to Break Record in 2019

Gun Background Checks Are on Pace to Break Record in 2019

Background checks on gun purchases in the U.S. are climbing toward a record high this year, reflecting what the industry says is a rush by people to buy weapons in reaction to the Democratic presidential...

Friday, Dec 6, 2019 at 12:26 AM EST

Democrats Say Trump Impeachment Charges Must Come Swiftly

Democrats Say Trump Impeachment Charges Must Come Swiftly

House Democrats are advancing aggressively toward impeaching President Donald Trump, announcing they will swiftly draft formal charges to oust him from the White House before next year's election. Trump "leaves...

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 07:00 AM EST

Impeachment Takeaways: History Lessons, Partisan Feuds

Impeachment Takeaways: History Lessons, Partisan Feuds

The next phase of the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump moved to the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday with public hearings featuring professors of law who discussed the constitutional...

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019 at 06:52 PM EST

Trump Called Prince Andrew 'a Lot of Fun'

Trump Called Prince Andrew 'a Lot of Fun'

President Donald Trump has claimed that he does not know Prince Andrew, but a recently resurfaced interview with People from 2000 says otherwise, showing Trump describing Andrew as "a lot of fun to be with." “...

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019 at 03:55 PM EST

Yang Campaign Notified FBI About Emailed Death Threats

Yang Campaign Notified FBI About Emailed Death Threats

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang's campaign has been in contact with the FBI about emailed death threats about the hopeful and his staff and supporters, NBC News confirmed Tuesday. The Hill...

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019 at 02:43 PM EST

Harvard Law Professor Feldman: What Would We Say to Founding Fathers in ‘The Good Place?’

Harvard Law Professor Feldman: What Would We Say to Founding Fathers in ‘The Good Place?’

In testimony before the House Judiciary Committee, Harvard Law Professor Noah Feldman urged lawmakers to consider how they would reflect on their role in the impeachment proceedings when they were in “the...

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