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Trump Ignores Senators And Adds Jim Jordan To Impeachment Defense

19 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA

Republican Senators asked Trump not to add Rep. Jim Jordan, and other members of the House GOP circus to his defense team, but he ignored them.
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Massachusetts Governor Apologizes for Calling Ayanna Pressley's MLK Speech a ‘Rant'

25 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker apologized Monday after he used the word “rant” to describe remarks from U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley at an event honoring Martin Luther King...
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Mitch McConnell releases impeachment timeline

Mitch McConnell releases impeachment timeline

43 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released a timeline that would give both House managers and President Trump's legal team 24 hours for opening arguments in the Senate...
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Trump's impeachment will be driven by one thing - and it's not the Constitution

57 minutes ago   |   NBC News

Republicans have toadied to Trump since the day he took office, and in doing so, have left themselves with no room to maneuver politically.
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Mitch McConnell Proposes Quick Impeachment Trial With No Guaranteed Witnesses

Mitch McConnell Proposes Quick Impeachment Trial With No Guaranteed Witnesses

1 hour ago   |   The Huffington Post

Senators will be able to call for witnesses, but making them actually testify will require Republican support.
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Gov. Charlie Baker's history of gaffes

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Gov. Charlie Baker's awkward dismissal of U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley's defense of identity politics as “that rant” at the MLK Breakfast in Boston wasn't his first controversial...
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McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial for President Trump

McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial for President Trump

1 hour ago   |   WLKY   |   4 articles

The Republican leader outlined the process in a four-page resolution that will be voted on as one of the first orders of business when senators convene Tuesday.
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Trump lawyers call for immediate acquittal in legal, political defense

2 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democratic-led House of Representatives' impeachment charges and called for their immediate dismissal by the...
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McConnell proposal envisions speedy impeachment trial for Trump

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Monday proposed rules that would execute a potentially quick impeachment trial for President Donald Trump, with no...
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Trump's lawyers, Senate GOP allies work privately to ensure Bolton does not testify publicly

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Republicans are making plans in case Democrats are able to force testimony from witnesses, including the former national security adviser.
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Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans released their partisan impeachment trial resolution on Monday evening, a blueprint that could result in President Donald Trump's swift acquittal. Senate... Read more ...

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

The number of horse deaths at the California track - almost 40 in just over a year - led officials to briefly halt racing there last year. Read more ...

Dad kills coyote with bare hands after animal threatens child, police say

Dad kills coyote with bare hands after animal threatens child, police say

The man was able to grab the coyote and strangle it, but he was bitten several times in the process. Read more ...

Jubilee the NJ shelter dog with ‘weird' eyes adopted after story goes viral

Jubilee the NJ shelter dog with ‘weird' eyes adopted after story goes viral

All eyes were on this shelter dog. A Siberian husky named Jubilee whose breeder dumped her at a New Jersey shelter because of her “weird” eyelid deformity now has a forever... Read more ...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling match

A father was arrested by police after tackling a North Carolina high school wrestler who was competing against his son. Read more ...

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case “flimsy” and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read more ...

Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

What you need to know Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States. Apple has a full-page tribute to one of the most important people in America's history. CEO Tim... Read more ...

Wardens identify man killed when snowmobile crashes through ice on Maine lake

Wardens identify man killed when snowmobile crashes through ice on Maine lake

Rescuers followed the man's snowmobile tracks to an area of bad ice, where he went into the lake several hundred yards from shore. Read more ...

Virginia's capital braces for gun-rights rally

Virginia's capital braces for gun-rights rally

RICHMOND, Va. - Gun-rights activists and other groups began to descend on Virginia's capital city Monday to protest Democrats' plans to pass gun-control legislation. Gov. Ralph... Read more ...

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning for each side in the impeachment trial to have 24 hours to present their case, spread over two days. Democrats object to that... Read more ...