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

(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

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…

Argentina election: Voters dream of breaking cycle of crisis

Argentina election: Voters dream of breaking cycle of crisis

Image copyrightGi Fly BikeImage caption Lucas Toledo got the idea for the quick-folding Gi Fly electric bike during a transport strike in 2015 “It’s like trying to run an ice-cream parlour in the desert.” That is how entrepreneur Lucas Toledo describes t…

Bill de Blasio: New York mayor pulls out of US presidential race

Bill de Blasio: New York mayor pulls out of US presidential race

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Mr de Blasio said he I felt he had contributed all he could to the primary election New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced he is pulling out of the Democratic race for the White House. “I feel like I have cont…

Original Content podcast: For better or for worse, ‘The Politician’ is absolutely bonkers

Original Content podcast: For better or for worse, ‘The Politician’ is absolutely bonkers

We all agree: “The Politician” is a crazy show that tries to do everything at once. After all, why settle for a fast-talking satire about a high school election; a more serious treatment of wealth, illness and emotional turmoil; or a showcase for the musical…