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'Explosive' Claims From New Bolton Book LeakedExcerpts from a new book by former national security adviser John Bolton have been leaked—and they may undercut President Trump's defense in his impeachment trial. In The Room Where It Happened, Bolton says Trump told him in August that he wanted to freeze military aid to Ukraine until it...
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Impeachment Manager Will Miss Part of TrialOne of the House's seven impeachment managers is going to have to miss parts of President Trump's trial. Rep. Jerrold Nadler, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, says his wife of 43 years, Joyce Miller, has pancreatic cancer and he will spent Monday with her in New York as she...
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Northeast governors slow to embrace regional climate pactA growing number of governors in the Northeast are raising doubts about a regional pact that would tackle transportation emissions
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., smiles as she talks to supporters during a campaign event in the historic Northwestern Hotel building Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
2020 Watch: Can the establishment stop Bernie Sanders?After almost a year of primary drama, the Iowa caucuses are just a week away
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A Familiar Face Returns to Next DebateThe next Democratic debate won't be an all-white affair—and there will be somebody there to make the case for a universal basic income. Andrew Yang has become the seventh candidate to qualify for the Feb.7 debate in New Hampshire, which takes place just four days before the state's...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a town hall meeting Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Davenport, Iowa (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Elizabeth Warren seeks spark in final sprint to IowaHer status as an undisputed front-runner long gone, Elizabeth Warren is fighting to regain momentum in the turbulent fight for the Democratic presidential nomination amid lingering questions about her authenticity and electability
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Jonathan Van Ness walks to the stage to introduce Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., during a campaign event, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Organization becomes critical in final week before Iowa voteWith just one week left until the caucuses, the candidates' Iowa organizations are more important than ever
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this image from video, a graphic is displayed as White House counsel Pat Cipollone speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)
AP FACT CHECK: Fact and fiction in Trump's impeachment trialPresident Donald Trump's lawyers are perpetuating a baseless claim that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 election as they argue he was justified in withholding military aid to the country
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this image from video, impeachment manager Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., argues in favor of an amendment proposed by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., to subpoena John Bolton during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)
Democrats demand Bolton testify at Trump's impeachment trialThe stakes over witnesses at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial are rising now that a draft of a book from former national security adviser John Bolton appears to undercut a key defense argument
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Progressive mayor Ted Terry exits Georgia US Senate raceA young, progressive mayor of an Atlanta-area city has dropped out of the Democratic race to challenge Republican Sen. David Perdue
The Associated Press12 hours ago
China extends Lunar New Year holiday by 3 days to next Sunday in effort to contain virus spreadChina extends Lunar New Year holiday by 3 days to next Sunday in effort to contain virus spread
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