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Trump dismisses Giuliani calls with White House, OMB

Dec. 4, 2019 6:11 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday dismissed the significance of repeated contacts between his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani and phone numbers linked to the White House and its budget office — contacts that were first revealed in a House Intelligence Committee impeachment report...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's misstatements at NATO summit

Dec. 3, 2019 5:41 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday wholly misrepresented the U.S. record on international trade disputes, incorrectly accused House Democrats of denying him lawyers in impeachment proceedings and dismissed as a mysterious “rumor” his own statement from months ago about...

Trump says 2020 G7 summit will be held at Camp David retreat

Dec. 3, 2019 3:44 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he’ll host next year’s Group of Seven summit at the Camp David presidential retreat, a second choice he's reluctantly embracing after being pressured into nixing plans to host the gathering at one of his private Florida resorts. The White...

What’s next in impeachment: Judiciary Committee takes charge

Dec. 2, 2019 12:21 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House impeachment inquiry enters a new phase this week as the Judiciary Committee takes charge of the investigation of President Donald Trump. All testimony so far has been heard by the House Intelligence Committee, which is expected to issue a report on its findings early in the...

Trump knew of whistleblower before releasing Ukraine aid

Nov. 28, 2019 12:19 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was briefed on the whistleblower complaint about his dealings with Ukraine before the White House released nearly $400 million in military aid to Kyiv, officials say, shedding new light on events that triggered the impeachment inquiry. Trump was told about the...

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

Nov. 27, 2019 2:59 PM EST

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Pennsylvania's newspapers: Grand jury reports have proven to be a tool for justice in Pennsylvania — ask the Catholic Church The Philadelphia Inquirer Nov. 27 Last August, Attorney General Josh Shapiro unveiled a list of more than 300 catholic...

Democrats push impeachment to next phase with Dec. 4 hearing

Nov. 26, 2019 10:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee is set to take over the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump, Democrats announced Tuesday, scheduling a hearing for next week as they push closer to a possible vote on actual charges of “high crimes and misdemeanors.” The Judiciary panel...

What’s next in impeachment: Judiciary Committee up next

Nov. 25, 2019 9:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — After two weeks of public hearings, Democrats could soon turn the impeachment process over to the House Judiciary Committee. They’re moving “expeditiously” ahead as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has instructed. In the coming weeks, the House intelligence panel will...

Report: Review details effort to justify Ukraine decision

Nov. 24, 2019 6:08 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House undertook a confidential review of documents that revealed extensive efforts to generate an after-the-fact justification for President Donald Trump’s decision to hold up military aid to Ukraine, the Washington Post reported Sunday. The Post, citing three people...

What’s next in impeachment: A busy December, and on to 2020

Nov. 23, 2019 1:12 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — After two weeks of public hearings, Democrats could soon turn the impeachment process over to the House Judiciary Committee. They’re moving “expeditiously” ahead as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has instructed. At some point in the coming weeks, the House intelligence...