The U.S. Senate acquitted Donald Trump on Saturday of inciting the mob that stormed the Capitol last month, sparing him from conviction in his second impeachment trial in a year despite broad condemnation of his role in sparking the deadly siege. Conway G. Gittens has the final tally.
Lead House impeachment manager Jamie Raskin (D-MD) reads the statement of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) saying House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy asked former President Donald Trump to call of the rioters into evidence.
Even as lead impeachment manager Jamie Raskin on Saturday said his team has proven through texts, videos and other elements that the Senate should convict Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol Hill insurrection, Raskin surprised many when he announced the desire to subpoena a House member for witness testimony.
South Korea will increase its contribution to the cost of U.S. forces stationed in the country under an agreement reached with the United States, the State Department said on Sunday, easing an irritant in ties between the two allies. Bryan Wood reports.
A sprawling camp in the Mexican city of Matamoros, within sight of the Texan border, has since 2019 been one of the most powerful reminders of the human toll of former President Donald Trump’s efforts to keep migrants out of the United States. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
Former President Donald Trump said he plans to campaign against GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska next year when she’s up for reelection, intensifying his pledges to oppose GOP lawmakers who have bucked him.
New York Senator Chuck Schumer said he supports the independent investigation into sexual harassment claims made against Governor Andrew Cuomo made by five women, most of them former aides. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
US President Joe Biden on Saturday hailed the passage of the American Rescue plan by an exhausted Senate.Politicians narrowly approved a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill on Saturday as Biden and his Democratic allies notched a victory they called crucial for hoisting the country out of the pandemic and economic doldrums.
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Lead impeachment manager Rep. Jamie Raskin on Friday made the case to the Senate that the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump is not a criminal case, but is about "presidential conduct"..
Lead impeachment trial manager Rep. Jamie Raskin on Thursday said Donald Trump "knew that egged on by his tweets, his lies and his promise of wild time in Washington," his most extreme followers would..