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Trump impeachment trial live updates: Democrats make case for 'obstruction of Congress'

(WASHINGTON) -- House managers, who continue to argue the Senate should subpoena additional witnesses and documents from an uncooperative White House, on Friday will detail President Donald Trump's resistance in making their case for the second article of impeachment -- "obstruction of Congress" -- in their final day of arguments…... Read More

Trump campaign launches new anti-impeachment TV ad amid Senate trial

(WASHINGTON) -- As Democrats lay out their impeachment case against President Donald Trump on the Senate floor, his reelection campaign continues to build its support base off of the impeachment -- this time with a new television ad.The ad, captured by ad research firm CMAG/Kantar in Washington, D.C., on Thursday,…... Read More

The evidence revealed since Trump's impeachment but still in question at Senate trial

(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi held on to the articles of impeachment for almost a month before delivering them to the Senate -- a decision that Republicans blasted as inconsistent with her claim it was urgent to remove President Donald Trump to protect the integrity of the 2020 election.While…... Read More

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

(WASHINGTON) -- Senators were settling in for a long day of constitutional arguments for impeachment Thursday afternoon when a familiar sound snapped the room to attention: the voice of President Donald Trump. Republicans and Democrats turned to face the bank of television screens in the chamber as Rep. Adam Schiff…... Read More

'This is no time to take a risk': Biden ad leans into electability as caucuses near

(DES MOINES, Iowa) -- With the Iowa Caucuses just 10 days away, Former Vice President Joe Biden is hitting the airwaves with a new campaign ad that claims he’s the safest choice when it comes to defeating President Donald Trump in November. The campaign’s latest ad, obtained first by ABC…... Read More

Pete Buttigieg remains optimistic as Iowans gear up to caucus in 10 days

(WASHINGTON) -- In many ways 38-year-old Pete Buttigieg has more on the line in the Iowa caucuses than any of the other front-runners in the race. Buttigieg, who is still a relative newcomer to the national spotlight, is banking on a win or a top finish to buoy his campaign…... Read More

Day 2 of Democrats laying out their impeachment case: 3 things to know

(WASHINGTON) -- It's the second day of Democrats laying out their case to remove President Donald Trump from office.Here are three things to know:Democrats use GOP words during Clinton against themTrump's legal team won't be able to lay out their defense until House Democratic impeachment managers use up their allotted…... Read More

New Mississippi governor announces prison reforms after series of deaths, riots

(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Seeing for himself the "terrible" conditions of Mississippi's troubled prisons, the new governor on Thursday announced a series of reforms to boost safety for inmates and staff following a series of violent deaths, riots, escapes and a federal lawsuit backed by hip hop artist Yo Gotti and…... Read More

Trump to be 1st president to speak at March for Life rally

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has announced plans to attend and address the crowd at this week's March for Life, which would make him the first sitting president to do so.The annual anti-abortion rally in the nation's capital is scheduled for Friday.The president made the announcement via Twitter, writing, "See…... Read More

Trump administration to restrict visas for pregnant women traveling to give birth

(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration will implement new plans this week that could limit travel for pregnant women coming to the United States to give birth, according to vetting guidelines released Thursday morning.Consular officers around the world will have more power starting on Friday to deny applications for women they…... Read More

As House Dems present their case, Trump turns to Twitter to mount own defense

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is at the White House Thursday, back from his trip to the world stage in Switzerland with little to distract him from watching or otherwise monitoring his impeachment trial in the Senate, as Democrats enter the second of three days they have to make opening…... Read More