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AP Exclusive: Allen has new publisher, memoir out Monday

Mar. 23, 2020 12:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Allen's memoir, dropped by its original publisher after widespread criticism, has found a new home, The Associated Press has learned. The 400-page book, still called “Apropos of Nothing,” was released Monday by Arcade Publishing. "The book is a candid and comprehensive...

WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS

Feb. 7, 2020 3:25 PM EST

Best-Selling Books Week Ended February 1st. FICTION 1. “American Dirt” by Jeanine Cummins (Flatiron Books) 2. “Dog Man: Fetch-22” by Dav Pilkey (Graphix) 3. “The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse” by Charlie Mackesy (HarperOne) 4. "Where the Crawdads Sing” by...

In this image from video, the vote total, 52-48 for not guilty, on the first article of impeachment, abuse of power, is displayed on screen during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Not guilty: Senate acquits Trump of impeachment charges

Feb. 6, 2020 5:40 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won impeachment acquittal in the U.S. Senate, bringing to a close only the third presidential trial in American history with votes that split the country, tested civic norms and fed the tumultuous 2020 race for the White House. With Chief Justice John Roberts...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., leaves the chamber after leading the impeachment acquittal of President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Impeachment takeaways: Trump's iron grip, McConnell delivers

Feb. 6, 2020 12:27 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate acquitted President Donald Trump on two impeachment charges Wednesday amid Republican complaints about what they called a rushed process and Democratic claims that Trump is a threat to democracy. The historic, three-week trial proceeded largely along...

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during closing arguments in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Trump trial closing arguments aim at voters, history

Feb. 3, 2020 7:04 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Closing arguments Monday in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial were directed more toward history than to sway the outcome, one final chance to influence public opinion and set the record ahead of his expected acquittal in the Republican-led Senate. The House Democratic prosecutors...

President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he walks on the South Lawn of the White House before boarding Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Michigan and Iowa, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Analysis: GOP sends message that Trump’s actions were OK

Feb. 1, 2020 12:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have decided it was OK. With their expected vote this coming week to acquit President Donald Trump of abusing power and obstructing Congress, GOP senators are giving their express approval to the conduct that landed Trump at the center of the fourth impeachment case in...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Feb. 1, 2020 11:53 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — Democratic presidential candidates Pete Buttigieg and Andrew Yang ___ NBC's “Meet the Press" — Buttigieg; Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. ___ CBS' “Face the Nation" — Buttigieg; White...

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, returns to the Senate chamber after a meeting in the Majority Leaders office during a break in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol Friday Jan 31, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

GOP senators seek to acquit Trump without condoning conduct

Feb. 1, 2020 1:36 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — There is no question, Sen. Lamar Alexander said, that President Donald Trump actions were “inappropriate” when he asked Ukraine's leader to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden. But not bad enough, he said, to warrant Trump's removal from office, or even to hear from...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., gives a thumbs-up as he leaves the Senate chamber during the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump at the Capitol, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Trump acquittal now likely Wednesday; Senate nixes witnesses

Feb. 1, 2020 1:23 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate narrowly rejected Democratic demands to summon witnesses for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial late Friday, all but ensuring Trump's acquittal in just the third trial to threaten a president's removal in U.S. history. But senators pushed off final voting on his...

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, left, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, during the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Key questions asked during Trump's impeachment trial

Jan. 31, 2020 2:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The questions from senators at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial continued by the dozens on Thursday, with lawmakers inquiring about foreign election interference, the scope of presidential power and other areas that cut to the heart of the case now nearing its conclusion....