Politics

MSNBC’s Maddow Reaches Record Audience With Parnas Interview

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no apparent impeachment fatigue among viewers of MSNBC's Rachel Maddow. Her prime-time show, which has been on for more than 11 years, had its largest au...

National Archives: ‘We Made a Mistake’ Altering Trump Photos

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The National Archives said Saturday it made a mistake when it blurred images of anti-Trump signs used in an exhibit on women's suffrage. The indepen...

Trump Adds Alan Dershowitz To His Impeachment Team

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Alan Dershowitz, the constitutional scholar, will join President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense team. “Professor Dershowitz will present oral arguments at...

Book It: Senators Sign Long-Used Oath Book for Impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate impeachment trials are so important that a simple, spoken oath is not enough. Senators also must sign their names on the creamy pages of a dark-covered oat...

US Senator From Arizona Calls CNN Reporter ‘Liberal Hack’

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Martha McSally of Arizona lashed out Thursday at a CNN reporter who asked her about the impeachment of President Donald Trump. McSally cal...

Mike Pence to Attend Holocaust Forum in Israel

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Vice President Mike Pence will attend a conference on the Holocaust in Israel. The White House announced Wednesday that Pence and his wife, Karen, would atten...

John Roberts Likely To Play Modest Role In Impeachment Trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice John Roberts is likely to play a modest role when he presides over the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, in keeping with his frequ...

Expert: Georgia Election Server Showed Signs Of Tampering

BOSTON (AP) — A computer security expert says he found that an election server central to a legal battle over the integrity of Georgia elections showed signs of tampering. The s...

Trump’s Impeachment Trial Underway With Reading Of Charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Senate opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges in the chamber ahead of the sw...

Putin Fast-Tracks Effort To Extend His Rule, New PM Approved

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday fast-tracked work on constitutional changes that could keep him in power well past the end of his term in 2024 while lawmakers qu...

Right-Wing Parties In Israel Unite, Rejecting Fringe List

JERUSALEM (AP) — Religious-nationalist parties in Israel joined forces late Wednesday ahead of the country's unprecedented third straight election in one year. The parties came ...

Giuliani Associate: Trump Had Knowledge Of Ukraine Pressure

WASHINGTON (AP) — A close associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer says he delivered an ultimatum in May to the incoming president of Ukraine that no senior U.S. offic...

Pelosi Doles Out Impeachment Pens, A Signing Tradition

WASHINGTON (AP) — One by one, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi picked up pens lined up beside her and used them to sign a bit of her name on the impeachment articles against President Do...

House Leaders March Trump Impeachment Articles To The Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a dramatic procession across the U.S. Capitol, House Democrats carried the formal articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate late Wed...

Republican Party Leader In Delaware Ousted After Blaming Jews For Impeachment Hearings

DELAWARE (JTA) — A Republican Party leader in Delaware was fired after Facebook posts that were criticized as anti-Semitic. The Sussex County Republican Party voted on Monday to...

Sanders’ Wife On Feud With Warren: ‘This Discussion Is Over’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jane O'Meara Sanders, the wife of Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, has a clear message about the simmering dispute between her husband and Elizabet...

Bloomberg Won’t Release Women From Nondisclosure Agreements

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Wednesday that he won't release women from confidentiality agreements they've signed relating to allegation...

CNN Draws Fire For Debate Question That Ignores Denial

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN is drawing fire from Bernie Sanders supporters for a debate moderator's question that appeared to dismiss his denial of a story that he had told rival Elizabeth...

British Jewry Board Details ’10 Pledges’ For Labour Party To Combat Anti-Semitism

LONDON (JNS) — The Board of Deputies of British Jewry on Sunday unveiled “10 pledges” that it calls on each of the Labour Party’s candidates for leader and deputy leader to accept ...

Pelosi Names Schiff, Nadler As Prosecutors For Trump Trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday named two House chairmen who led President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry as prosecutors for Trump's Senate trial. Intell...