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NBC’s Chuck Todd grills Senator John Kennedy for echoing Putin’s talking points and doing Trump’s ‘dirty work’

During an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” GOP Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana accused former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of interfering with the 2016 election on behalf of Hillary Clinton. The accusation came just one week after Kennedy walked b…

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Analysis: Takeaways from today’s impeachment hearing

(CNN)On Wednesday morning, the House Judiciary Committee convened its first hearing in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump — bringing in four constitutional lawyers to debate what, exactly, constitutes “high crimes and misdemeanors” and…

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With Trump, All Roads Lead to Moscow

Who would benefit from these announcements? Mr. Trump, who believes his re-election prospects are threatened most by Mr. Biden, and Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, who has been working for years to make Ukraine the fall guy for his own interference i…

NBC’s Chuck Todd grills Senator John Kennedy for echoing Putin’s talking points and doing Trump’s ‘dirty work’

NBC’s Chuck Todd grills Senator John Kennedy for echoing Putin’s talking points and doing Trump’s ‘dirty work’

During an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” GOP Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana accused former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of interfering with the 2016 election on behalf of Hillary Clinton. The accusation came just one week after Kennedy walked b…

Analysis: Takeaways from today’s impeachment hearing

Analysis: Takeaways from today’s impeachment hearing

(CNN)On Wednesday morning, the House Judiciary Committee convened its first hearing in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump — bringing in four constitutional lawyers to debate what, exactly, constitutes “high crimes and misdemeanors” and…

With Trump, All Roads Lead to Moscow

With Trump, All Roads Lead to Moscow

Who would benefit from these announcements? Mr. Trump, who believes his re-election prospects are threatened most by Mr. Biden, and Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, who has been working for years to make Ukraine the fall guy for his own interference i…

As Britain’s election tightens, Brexit saga upends traditional ties to parties in key ridings

As Britain’s election tightens, Brexit saga upends traditional ties to parties in key ridings

The docklands of Grimsby, a city on England’s northeastern coast, have gotten more dilapidated over the years as its fishing industry has been largely wiped out. Many voters blame European Union quotas and rules for the city’s misfortune, and a majority here …

CNN’s top 100 digital stories of 2019

CNN’s top 100 digital stories of 2019

(CNN)What a news year 2019 was. The team at CNN Digital looked back on the stories that resonated most in this frenetic news year. We always want to know what you, our audience, is most interested in. We find this list both reflective and informative about th…

Trump reportedly fixated on a debunked conspiracy theory about Ukraine trying to sabotage his 2016 campaign because Putin told him so

Trump reportedly fixated on a debunked conspiracy theory about Ukraine trying to sabotage his 2016 campaign because Putin told him so

trump putin Reuters Trump told officials that he believed that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in the 2016 presidential election because Russia’s president Vladimir Putin ‘told me,” reported The Washington Post.  The president has continue…

Highlights: Former UK PM Blair says Britain is a mess

Highlights: Former UK PM Blair says Britain is a mess

LONDON (Reuters) – Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said on Monday that Britain was in a mess, warning that neither his own Labour Party nor Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives deserved to win a Dec. 12 election. Below are excerpts from his…

Asian shares slide as Trump raises specter of longer trade war

Asian shares slide as Trump raises specter of longer trade war

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian shares extended their losses on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China might have to wait until after the 2020 presidential election, dashing market hopes for a quick preliminary agreement. Inves…

Boris Johnson is trying to keep his distance from Donald Trump amid fears the US President could blow up his election campaign

Boris Johnson is trying to keep his distance from Donald Trump amid fears the US President could blow up his election campaign

LONDON — Boris Johnson will try to have as little contact as possible with Donald Trump during his visit to London for the NATO Summit, amid fears that the US President, who is deeply unpopular in the UK, could blow up the prime minister’s election campaign. …