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Crackdown announced after Alec Baldwin falls for tour 'scam'

Oct. 8, 2019 1:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials vowed Tuesday to crack down on vendors selling boat rides around the Statue of Liberty after actor Alec Baldwin complained that he was among the many people scammed into thinking he was buying tickets to the statue itself. Baldwin posted on Instagram Sunday that he...

AP Explains: How the ground shifted on Trump impeachment

Oct. 5, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than two years of jousting over President Donald Trump's conduct, the ground has shifted in Congress and a move toward impeachment has broken free of constraints. That does not mean the path ahead is all set. Last week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — who for months had...

Who could be impeachment managers? An early look

Oct. 3, 2019 3:44 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — They aren’t in charge right now. But within months, if not earlier, the House Judiciary Committee is likely to be at the forefront of President Donald Trump’s impeachment. It’s a moment many on the panel have been waiting for. Several members of the Judiciary panel...

What's next as House committees launch impeachment probes

Sep. 30, 2019 2:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are planning a rapid start to their push for impeachment of President Donald Trump, with hearings and depositions starting this week. Democratic leaders have instructed committees to move quickly — and not to lose momentum — after revelations that Trump asked...

What's next as House committees launch impeachment probes

Sep. 28, 2019 12:41 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are planning a rapid start to their push for impeachment of President Donald Trump, with hearings and depositions starting this coming week. Democratic leaders have instructed committees to move quickly — and not to lose momentum — after revelations that...

Democrats move ahead with subpoenas, Trump impeachment

Sep. 28, 2019 1:39 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, issuing subpoenas demanding documents from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and scheduling legal depositions for other State Department officials. At the end of a stormy week of...

Schiff becomes face of Democratic drive to impeach Trump

Sep. 28, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — With impeachment officially under way at last, Rep. Adam Schiff launched into a dramatic reading of "the essence" of President Donald Trump's conversation with the president of Ukraine. "I'm going to say this only seven times, so you better listen good," said the House intelligence...

Subpoenas mark first concrete steps for Trump impeachment

Sep. 27, 2019 11:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump on Friday, issuing subpoenas demanding documents from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and scheduling legal depositions for other State Department officials. At the end of a stormy...

What's next as House committees launch impeachment probes

Sep. 27, 2019 6:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are planning a rapid start to their push for impeachment of President Donald Trump, with hearings and depositions starting next week. Democratic leaders have instructed committees to move quickly — and not to lose momentum — after revelations that Trump asked...

Watchdog: Feds bungled response as NYC jail inmates shivered

Sep. 26, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government badly botched its response to a weeklong power failure amid a cold snap at a federal detention center in New York City last winter, fueling rumors and sparking unrest among shivering inmates, the Justice Department's internal watchdog said in a report Thursday. The...