Trump pardons service members involved in war crimes cases

By Danielle Haynes  (1) President Donald Trump granted two pardons and restored the rank of a third service member. Photo by Jason Szenes/UPI | License Photo Nov. 15 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned two service members and restored the rank of a third who was convicted of posing in a photo with a dead Islamic State fighter. In [...]

2019-11-16T15:12:50+00:00November 16th, 2019|

N.Y. Republican Peter King says he will retire from House

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) New York Rep. Peter King speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on September 19. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Longtime New York Rep. Peter King announced Monday he's decided not to run for re-election next year -- after 14 terms in the House -- to [...]

2019-11-11T15:53:40+00:00November 11th, 2019|

Trump to lay wreath, speak at start of NYC Veterans Day Parade

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Members of the Fire Department of New York City march along Fifth Avenue during the annual Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2018. File Photo by Monika Graff/UPI | License Photo Nov. 11 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump will lay a wreath and speak at the start of the Veterans Day Parade in New York [...]

2019-11-11T15:44:35+00:00November 11th, 2019|

House GOP requests interviews with Hunter Biden, whistle-blower

By Sommer Brokaw & Danielle Haynes & Allen Cone  (2) House intelligence committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sent a list of witnesses to House intelligence committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Mass. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI Nov. 9 (UPI) -- House Republicans on Saturday sent Rep. Adam Schiff a list of witnesses they'd like to interview, including Hunter [...]

2019-11-10T16:10:38+00:00November 10th, 2019|

Mick Mulvaney asks to join lawsuit over impeachment inquiry

By Sommer Brokaw  (0) Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney asked to join a federal lawsuit over former and current senior advisers'  impeachment inquiry participation. Photo by Ron Sachs/UPI | License Photo Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney requested to join a federal lawsuit over whether President Donald Trump's current and former senior [...]

2019-11-09T16:14:30+00:00November 9th, 2019|

Momentum stalls in Congress for aid to ailing national parks

By Jean Lotus  (1) Yellowstone is the nation's first national park and has some of the oldest amenities, many of which have not been maintained. File Photo by A.J. Sisco/UPI | License Photo DENVER, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Momentum in Congress has sputtered for bills that would help the U.S. National Park Service finance a $12 billion backlog [...]

2019-11-08T16:21:36+00:00November 8th, 2019|

New impeachment transcripts show change in testimony by Trump diplomat

U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland arrives at the U.S. Capitol on October 17 for a deposition in the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Nov. 5 (UPI) -- House lawmakers leading the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump released more deposition transcripts Tuesday from an administration diplomat and a [...]

2019-11-06T00:05:12+00:00November 6th, 2019|

Impeachment investigators to release more testimony Tuesday

U.S. Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland arrives at the U.S. Capitol on October 17 for a deposition before the House intelligence committee, as part of the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Nov. 5 (UPI) -- House lawmakers leading the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump on Tuesday will release more [...]

2019-11-05T14:23:14+00:00November 5th, 2019|

Whistle-blower will answer GOP’s written questions

By Darryl Coote Nov. 3 (UPI) -- A lawyer for the U.S. official whose whistle-blower complaint concerning a phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukraine that initiated an ongoing impeachment probe said Sunday that his client has agreed to directly answer Republicans' questions in writing.Mark Zaid said via a Twitter thread the anonymous whistle-blower's legal team has offered Rep. Devin [...]

2019-11-04T14:40:33+00:00November 4th, 2019|

Warren unveils plan to pay for Medicare for All without taxing middle class

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) Democratic candidate for President Elizabeth Warren revealed how she would pay for Medicare for All without taxing the middle class. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren unveiled a plan to pay for Medicare for All without taxing the middle class, addressing a common criticism from [...]

2019-11-01T15:21:04+00:00November 1st, 2019|