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Rep. Hakeem Jeffries jokes that Baseball Hall of Fame should be subpoenaed after Derek Jeter vote

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., joked that the lawmakers should subpoena the Baseball Hall of Fame over the nearly unanimous vote…

Two days into Trump trial, Republicans appear unmoved but offer Democrats some praise

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – On the second day of House Democrats laying out their case in the U.S. Senate for removing…

Trump Senate impeachment trial live updates: Dems focus on ‘abuse of power’

Democrats will focus on President Trump’s alleged “abuse of power” in the Senate impeachment trial on Thursday. The abuse of power…

Democrats push resistant Republicans to join case for ousting Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats planned to plow ahead on Thursday at President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial with their arguments for…

Biden says he won’t be part of witness deal some Democrats reportedly eyeing

Joe Biden, the 2020 Democratic presidential frontrunner, said Wednesday he wants “no part” of a witness swap reportedly being discussed by some members…

Amazon asks court to pause Microsoft’s work on Pentagon’s JEDI contract

The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, November 5, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol (Reuters)…

Amid Senate impeachment trial, Trump posts record-breaking number of tweets in one day

President Trump is all about records. He’s constantly touting things such as the U.S. having the “greatest economy in American…

Factbox: Here’s the team arguing for Trump’s removal in the Senate

(Reuters) – Starting on Wednesday, seven members of the House of Representatives will try to convince the U.S. Senate that…

Schumer says impeachment trial starting under ‘cloud of unfairness’

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said Wednesday that President Trump’s impeachment trial begins under a “cloud of unfairness,” after the GOP-led Senate…

Trump says impeachment trial witnesses would be national security risk

U.S. President Donald Trump talks during a bilateral meeting with Iraqi President Barham Salih (not pictured) at the 50th World…