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…

‘So unfair’: Trump slams Pelosi’s delay in sending impeachment articles to Senate

‘So unfair’: Trump slams Pelosi’s delay in sending impeachment articles to Senate

U.S. President Donald Trump complained Saturday about House Speaker Nancy Pelosis delayed transmission of the articles of impeachment to the Senate, which may delay a trial in the GOP-controlled chamber. Its so unfair, Trump said, days after he was impeached…

Facebook labels a post as false to obey Singapore misinformation law

Facebook labels a post as false to obey Singapore misinformation law

In a statement to Reuters, Facebook didn’t outright object to the law but did worry about the potential to abuse this law. “We hope the Singapore government’s assurances that it will not impact free expression will lead to a measured and transparent approach …

Read Nancy Pelosi’s Remarks on Articles of Impeachment

Read Nancy Pelosi’s Remarks on Articles of Impeachment

The facts are uncontested. The president abused his power for his own personal political benefit at the expense of our national security, by withholding military aid and crucial Oval Office meeting in exchange for an announcement of an investigation into his …

Vladimir Putin’s response to the historic impeachment vote against Trump is basically a pro-Trump talking point

Vladimir Putin’s response to the historic impeachment vote against Trump is basically a pro-Trump talking point

Russian President Vladimir Putin rushed to defend President Donald Trump after he became only the third US president in history to be impeached.  During a blockbuster annual press conference, Putin was asked about the vote that saw Trump impeached by the Hou…

Talking 2020 on Turkey Day

Talking 2020 on Turkey Day

And wow, did you have thoughts! Nearly 800 of you wrote to share your views of Mr. Obamas remarks, and the reaction was, shall we say, fiercely divided. Heres what some of you had to say: He misunderstands how many people, including those of us who like hi…

US imposed sanctions on Nicaragua president’s son

US imposed sanctions on Nicaragua president’s son

WASHINGTON (AP) The Trump administration imposed sanctions Thursday on a son of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega for his alleged role on money laundering and corruption. The U.S. Department of the Treasurys Office of Foreign Assets Control said Rafael Anto…

PM Johnson promises to wrap up Brexit for Christmas, parliament to vote

PM Johnson promises to wrap up Brexit for Christmas, parliament to vote

LONDON (Reuters) – The British parliament will vote on Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal on Friday, a move the prime minister described as delivering on his promise to “get the Brexit vote wrapped up for Christmas” following his landslide election victory. After …

Election polls aren’t broken, but they still can’t predict the future

Election polls aren’t broken, but they still can’t predict the future

Enlarge/ Stickers await residents who vote at the Parks and Recreation Center building on August 14, 2018, in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. 1 with 1 posters participating In the days before the 2016 US presidential election, nearly every national poll put Hillary Cli…

‘I will repay your trust,’ UK PM Johnson tells ex-Labour voters on trip to north

‘I will repay your trust,’ UK PM Johnson tells ex-Labour voters on trip to north

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited former strongholds of his Labour opponents in northern England on Saturday and pledged to repay their trust for helping to deliver a stunning victory for his Conservative Party in Britain’s national elec…

Ready for change? Britain’s Labour unveils ‘radical’ manifesto

Ready for change? Britain’s Labour unveils ‘radical’ manifesto

LONDON (Reuters) – Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will unveil his opposition party’s election manifesto on Thursday, setting out how in government he plans to transform Britain with “the most radical and ambitious plan” in decades. With three weeks before Brit…