Impeachment: Nadler focuses on abuse of power to open 3rd day of trial

By Danielle Haynes & Daniel Uria  (0) Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer and Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., (L) speak to reporters Thursday before the third day of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The third day of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate [...]

2020-01-24T02:02:13+00:00January 24th, 2020|

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to lift stay on public charge rule

By Darryl Coote  (0) Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The Trump administration has filed an emergency appeal with the Supreme Court asking the justices to lift a hold preventing it from strengthening requirements for granting residency to immigrants. In the 40-page filing, Solicitor General Noel Francisco, who represents the administration at the Supreme Court, urged the justices to lift the stay [...]

2020-01-15T01:08:01+00:00January 15th, 2020|

Iraq asks Trump administration to start planning U.S. troop withdrawal

By Don Jacobson  (0) The office of the Iraqi prime minister said Mahdi advised the Trump administration to plan for the withdrawal of U.S. troops, which have been in Iraq since 2003. File Photo by Spc. Middleton/U.S. Army National Guard/UPI Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi wants U.S. President Donald Trump's chief diplomat to send [...]

2020-01-10T16:22:08+00:00January 10th, 2020|

Trump vows new sanctions, punishment for Iran after missile attacks

By Don Jacobson  (2) President Donald Trump responds to missile attacks by Iran against U.S. military bases in Iraq in a national address Wednesday. Photo by Tasos Katopodis/UPI | License Photo Jan. 8 (UPI) -- In a national address Wednesday, U.S. President Donald Trump responded to Iranian missile attacks on two bases in Iraq by saying Americans should be [...]

2020-01-08T22:19:27+00:00January 8th, 2020|

Biden: I won’t testify in Trump’s impeachment trial

By Clyde Hughes  (1) Former Vice President Joe Biden, shown speaking after the "Public Education Forum 2020: Equity and Justice for All" Dec. 14, said Friday he would not comply if subpoenaed in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Photo by Archie Carpenter/UPI | License Photo Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden said Friday he would not [...]

2019-12-29T18:26:58+00:00December 29th, 2019|

British prosecutors charge wife of U.S. diplomat in biker’s death

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Dec. 20 (UPI) -- The wife of a Britain-based U.S. intelligence officer was charged Friday in the death of a 19-year-old motorcyclist last summer. Anne Sacoolas, 42, claimed diplomatic immunity and left Britain shortly after the accident that killed Harry Dunn on Aug. 27 when she drove on the wrong side of [...]

2019-12-20T21:16:33+00:00December 20th, 2019|

China suspends tariffs on U.S. goods after trade agreement

By Allen Cone  (0) Chinese workers assemble parts of child products, including car seats, baby strollers, playpens, walkers, high chairs, baby carriers and various toys, most manufactured for export to the United States at a factory in Dongguan, Guangdong Province, on May 9. File Photo by Stephen Shaver/UPI | License Photo Dec. 15 (UPI) -- China on [...]

2019-12-16T17:18:46+00:00December 16th, 2019|

Joe Biden announces gun safety plan on anniversary of……

By Sommer Brokaw  (0) Former Vice President Joe Biden touted his experience fighting the National Rife Association in his plan for ending gun violence. File Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI | License Photo Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden announced his gun safety proposals Saturday, the seventh anniversary of the fatal shooting of 20 first graders and [...]

2019-12-14T20:40:38+00:00December 14th, 2019|

Impeachment: House charges Trump with abuse of power, obstruction

By Don Jacobson  (1) Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Trump, for abuse of power and obstruction of justice. Photo by Brian Elliott/UPI | License Photo Dec. 10 (UPI) -- House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump Tuesday, charging him with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Judiciary committee [...]

2019-12-10T16:46:53+00:00December 10th, 2019|

Elizabeth Warren discloses $1.9M in earnings from legal work

By Darryl Coote  (0) Democratic candidate for President Elizabeth Warren made the disclosure amid a feud with fellow candidate Pete Buttigieg over financial connections to corporations. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren disclosed she made about $1.9 million from her work representing corporate clients during her time as [...]

2019-12-09T16:26:43+00:00December 9th, 2019|