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Disputes erupt over rules on impeachment trial's first day

The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two late-night sessions and Democrats arguing for more witnesses to expose Trump’s “trifecta” of offenses. The day started with a…

Disputes erupt over rules on impeachment trial's first day

The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two late-night sessions and Democrats arguing for more witnesses to expose Trump’s “trifecta” of offenses. The day started with a…

Read for yourself: Trump lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

At a glance: The U.S. Senate will take up the impeachment case accusing Trump of abusing power by withholding military aid from Ukraine.House Democrats called Trump's conduct the “worst nightmare" of the framers of the Constitution. Trump lawyers said the…

Read for yourself: Trump lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

At a glance: The U.S. Senate will take up the impeachment case accusing Trump of abusing power by withholding military aid from Ukraine.House Democrats called Trump's conduct the “worst nightmare" of the framers of the Constitution. Trump lawyers said the…

White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid, watchdog says

WASHINGTON — The White House violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine, an action at the center of President Donald Trump's impeachment, a federal watchdog agency said Thursday. The Government Accountability Office said in a report that the…

White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid, watchdog says

WASHINGTON — The White House violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine, an action at the center of President Donald Trump's impeachment, a federal watchdog agency said Thursday. The Government Accountability Office said in a report that the…

Trump signs trade deal with China, defusing economic tensions

President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Wednesday with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers and is aimed at lowering tensions in a long-running dispute between the economic powers. Trump said during a White…

Trump signs trade deal with China, defusing economic tensions

President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Wednesday with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers and is aimed at lowering tensions in a long-running dispute between the economic powers. Trump said during a White…