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Democrats poised to unveil 2 impeachment articles vs. Trump

Dec. 9, 2019 9:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are poised to unveil two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. That's according to two sources familiar with the discussions but unauthorized to discuss the proceedings and granted anonymity. Democrats are expected to put forward one charge against the...

AP sources: Democrats poised to unveil 2 articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump

Dec. 9, 2019 9:16 PM EST
AP sources: Democrats poised to unveil 2 articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Trump, Dems in tentative deal on North American trade pact

Dec. 9, 2019 8:52 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have reached a tentative agreement with labor leaders and the White House over a rewrite of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal that has been a top priority for President Donald Trump. “I’m hearing very good things, including from unions and others that...

FBI was justified in probing Trump-Russia, fed watchdog says

Dec. 9, 2019 8:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI was justified in opening its investigation into ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia and did not act with political bias, the Justice Department's internal watchdog declared Monday, undercutting President Donald Trump’s repeated claims that he has been...

Wray: Report on Russia probe found "unacceptable" problems

Dec. 9, 2019 7:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department inspector general report on the early days of the Russia investigation identified problems that are “unacceptable and unrepresentative of who we are as an institution,” FBI Director Chris Wray said Monday in detailing changes the bureau plans to make in...

Churches ask North Dakota county to keep taking refugees

Dec. 9, 2019 7:48 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Several church leaders are urging a North Dakota county not to be the nation's first to refuse new refugees since President Donald Trump ordered that states and counties should have the power to do so. The Burleigh County Commission was scheduled to vote Monday evening, a week after a...

Russia, Ukraine to revive peace process amid little progress

Dec. 9, 2019 7:44 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — The presidents of Ukraine and Russia agreed Monday to revive the peace process on the bloody separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine and exchange all their prisoners, but they failed to resolve crucial issues such as a timeline on local elections and control of the borders in the rebel-held...

Arms control on tap for Trump, Pompeo's meeting with Lavrov

Dec. 9, 2019 7:35 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arms control, Ukraine and Syria are to headline President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's meetings Tuesday with Russia's foreign minister. The visit by Sergey Lavrov, however, could be overshadowed by Ukraine-related impeachment proceedings that are picking up steam in...

Consulting firm allows Buttigieg to release names of clients

Dec. 9, 2019 7:33 PM EST

The McKinsey & Co. consulting firm said Monday that it will allow Pete Buttigieg to identify the clients he served more than a decade ago while the Democratic presidential contender also pledged to open his fundraising events to the news media and provide the names of key fundraising organizers. The moves...

Nevada third to vote, still up for grabs for 2020 Democrats

Dec. 9, 2019 7:12 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada won its coveted early date in the presidential primary because it was supposed to offer Democrats something different. It’s more racially diverse than the two states that weigh in earlier, Iowa and New Hampshire. Its population is young, working class, largely urban and...