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Democrats unveil 2 articles of impeachment against Trump

Dec. 10, 2019 9:27 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress -- pushing toward historic votes over charges he corrupted the U.S. election process and endangered national security. Speaker Nancy Pelosi,...

Democrats unveil articles of impeachment charging President Trump with abuse of power, obstruction of Congress

Dec. 10, 2019 9:11 AM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats unveil articles of impeachment charging President Trump with abuse of power, obstruction of Congress.

A free pass for Trump? GOP presses edge in key battlegrounds

Dec. 10, 2019 8:39 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A full year before Election Day 2020, Republicans quietly executed a “dry run” of President Donald Trump's massive reelection machine. They activated tens of thousands of volunteers and tested phone bank capabilities and get-out-the-vote operations in every state in the...

Spain's king meets party leaders, hoping one can form gov't

Dec. 10, 2019 6:31 AM EST

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s King Felipe VI has begun meeting party political leaders in the hope he can choose one that will be able to form a government following last month’s inconclusive elections. The king began the talks Tuesday with smaller parties and will meet the main party leaders...

Democrats poised to unveil 2 impeachment articles vs. Trump

Dec. 9, 2019 11:09 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are poised to unveil two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — with an announcement expected early Tuesday. Democratic leaders are pushing ahead with formal charges saying the president put U.S....

Trump, Dems in tentative deal on North American trade pact

Dec. 9, 2019 11:08 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...

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.

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...

Intl journalist group: fewer media staff killed this year

Dec. 9, 2019 7:02 PM EST

BRUSSELS (AP) — Deaths among journalists killed in the line of duty are lower this year, but a journalism advocacy group said Monday that one reason appears to be that media workers are refraining from going to the most dangerous areas. The International Federation of Journalists said that 49 journalists...

Kansas GOP lawmaker facing probe changes voter registration

Dec. 9, 2019 6:26 PM EST

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas congressman who is being investigated by local authorities for listing a UPS Inc. store as his residence in registering to vote has changed his registration to name a Topeka apartment complex as his home. Republican Rep. Steve Watkins is still listing the UPS store in...