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Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 04:47 PM EDT

CIA's Top Lawyer Made Criminal Referral on Whistleblower's Complaint About Trump Conduct

CIA's Top Lawyer Made Criminal Referral on Whistleblower's Complaint About Trump Conduct

Weeks before the whistleblower's complaint became public, the CIA's top lawyer made what she considered a criminal referral to the Justice Department about the whistleblower's allegations that President...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 04:32 PM EDT

House Investigators Seek Documents From Pence

House Investigators Seek Documents From Pence

House investigators want Vice President Mike Pence to give them documents that could shed light on whether he helped President Donald Trump pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden. In a letter to Pence on...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 05:59 PM EDT

'Wrong and Appalling': Romney Slams Trump on China, Ukraine

'Wrong and Appalling': Romney Slams Trump on China, Ukraine

U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney denounced President Donald Trump’s appeal to Ukraine and China to investigate one of his main political opponents, calling the overture “wrong and appalling.” The Utah Republican said...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 03:04 PM EDT

Warren Raises $24.6 Million, Mostly From Small Donors

Warren Raises $24.6 Million, Mostly From Small Donors

Elizabeth Warren raised $24.6 million over the past three months, relying largely on a massive small donor operation to solidify her status as a leading contender for the Democratic presidential nomination. The...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 11:10 AM EDT

Ukraine Reviews Cases on Owner of Firm That Hired Biden's Son

Ukraine Reviews Cases on Owner of Firm That Hired Biden's Son

Ukraine's Prosecutor General said on Friday that his office is reviewing several cases related to the owner of a gas company where former Vice President Joe Biden's son sat on the board, as part of a review...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 11:22 AM EDT

Supreme Court to Hear Louisiana Abortion Regulation Case

Supreme Court to Hear Louisiana Abortion Regulation Case

The Supreme Court is adding an abortion case to its busy election-year docket, agreeing to take up a Louisiana law that could leave the state with just one clinic. The justices won’t hear arguments until the...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 03:05 PM EDT

US Envoy Used WH Visit to Pressure Ukraine on Bidens: Texts

US Envoy Used WH Visit to Pressure Ukraine on Bidens: Texts

Top U.S. diplomats encouraged Ukraine’s newly elected president to conduct an investigation linked to Joe Biden’s family in return for a high-profile visit to Washington with President Donald Trump. It soon...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 09:25 PM EDT

Finland Agrees to Return Native American Remains to Tribes

Finland Agrees to Return Native American Remains to Tribes

The ancestral remains of Native American tribes that once called the cliffs of Mesa Verde National Park home will be repatriated as part of an agreement between Finland and the United States. The White House on...

Friday, Oct 4, 2019 at 06:42 AM EDT

Biden Raises Middling $15.2M in 3rd Quarter for 2020 Bid

Biden Raises Middling $15.2M in 3rd Quarter for 2020 Bid

Joe Biden raised $15.2 million for his presidential campaign over the last three months. The sum places him well ahead of many lower-tier candidates in the Democratic primary. But it’s a middling amount for one...

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019 at 07:56 PM EDT

Newton City Councilor Running for Kennedy's Seat

Newton City Councilor Running for Kennedy's Seat

one of the candidates vying to replace Rep. Joe Kennedy III in the House as he runs for Senate.">Jake Auchincloss, a city councilor in Newton, is one of the candidates vying to replace Rep. Joe Kennedy III in the House as he runs for Senate.

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