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Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 07:59 PM EDT

Trump's Former Russia Adviser Set to Give Damning Testimony

Trump's Former Russia Adviser Set to Give Damning Testimony

Fiona Hill, who was until recently President Donald Trump’s top aide on Russia and Europe, plans to tell Congress that Rudy Giuliani and E.U. ambassador Gordon Sondland circumvented the National Security Council...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 02:38 AM EDT

Trump Attacks Biden, Slams Impeachment Probe at Minn. Rally

Trump Attacks Biden, Slams Impeachment Probe at Minn. Rally

President Donald Trump was defiant in the face of an impeachment probe Thursday as he sought to convert the threat to his presidency into a weapon on the campaign trail, with biting and unsupported attacks on...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 01:16 AM EDT

2020 Democratic Candidates Pledge Support to LGBTQ Community

2020 Democratic Candidates Pledge Support to LGBTQ Community

Addressing an LGBTQ community fearful that their gains in equality are slipping, Democratic presidential candidates on Thursday promised an aggressive agenda to end workplace discrimination, improve health care...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 05:50 PM EDT

EPA Proposes Rewrite of Rules on Lead Contamination in Water

EPA Proposes Rewrite of Rules on Lead Contamination in Water

The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics say the changes appear to give water systems decades more time to replace...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 04:50 PM EDT

Political Donor Ed Buck Pleads Not Guilty in Drug Deaths

Political Donor Ed Buck Pleads Not Guilty in Drug Deaths

Political activist and high-profile Democratic donor Ed Buck pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal charges stemming from the overdose deaths of two men inside his West Hollywood apartment. Buck, 65, remains in...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 08:22 PM EDT

House Democrats Subpoena Energy Secretary Rick Perry

House Democrats Subpoena Energy Secretary Rick Perry

House Democrats subpoenaed Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday as part of their impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine. The chairmen of the House Intelligence, Foreign...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 07:39 PM EDT

George Clooney Calls Trump's Quip on Kurds 'Pretty Shocking'

George Clooney Calls Trump's Quip on Kurds 'Pretty Shocking'

George Clooney said on Thursday he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds "didn't help us with Normandy" during World War...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 07:35 PM EDT

ICE, Texas Sheriff Say Immigration Ruling Threatens Public Safety

ICE, Texas Sheriff Say Immigration Ruling Threatens Public Safety

A North Texas sheriff, as well as the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Thursday morning criticized a judge's ruling barring his agency from relying solely on databases that have at...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 04:21 PM EDT

Global Fund Raises $13.92 Billion to Fight AIDS, TB, Malaria

Global Fund Raises $13.92 Billion to Fight AIDS, TB, Malaria

An organization that funds programs to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria raised at least $13.92 billion for the next three years at an international conference, French President Emmanuel Macron said...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 02:49 PM EDT

Media Events Canceled in China for NBA Preseason Game

Media Events Canceled in China for NBA Preseason Game

In response to the NBA defending Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, Chinese officials took it away from the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets. All of the usual media sessions surrounding the Lakers-Nets...

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