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News: Weekend Reads

Trump calls latest impeachment hearings 'a great day for Republicans'

Wednesday  08:27,   20 november 2019
thehill

President Trump on Tuesday hailed the third day of public impeachment proceedings as a "great day for Republicans" following a pair of hearings that offered sharply different interpretations on whether the president behaved improperly."A great day... >>>

7 takeaways from Tuesday’s impeachment hearings

Wednesday  02:05,   20 november 2019
washingtonpost

Alexander Vindman, Jennifer Williams, Kurt Volker and Tim Morrison begin a hectic week of impeachment hearings.Tuesday’s hearings featured: >>>

Prince Andrew Could Be ‘Canceled’ Under King Charles

Tuesday  22:48,   19 november 2019
thedailybeast

Prince Andrew has always been his mother’s favorite child, and the defiant messaging on Monday was that he retained the full confidence of the monarch. A senior royal source told the Evening Standard: “His Royal Highness has the backing of the... >>>

CNN: Trump wants impeachment witnesses fired despite top aides’ warning

Tuesday  22:36,   19 november 2019
nationalpost

CNN: Trump wants impeachment witnesses fired despite top aides’ warningTrump is reportedly flying in the face of advice from aides who tell him the moves will be viewed as vindictive. His actions could even be used by Democrats as further evidence... >>>

What Does Rudy Giuliani’s Son Do?

Tuesday  14:35,   19 november 2019
msn

Thirty-one-year-old Andrew Giuliani finds himself in a surprisingly comfortable corner of the White House—for now.It’s hard to turn on cable news or scroll through Twitter these days without catching the name “Giuliani.” Rudy Giuliani, President... >>>

Conway and Haley get into heated feud: 'You'll say anything to get the vice-presidential nomination'

Tuesday  12:08,   19 november 2019
thehill

George Conway and former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley got into a heated back-and-forth on Twitter on Monday she knocked the conservative lawyer and husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway for his recent criticism of a Republican... >>>

Police body camera captures heart-stopping moment officers find kidnapped 8-year-old

Tuesday  03:05,   19 november 2019
abcnews.go

Officers rescued an 8-year-old from a Fort Worth area hotel room in May. Police were more than four hours into a manhunt for a suspect in the area and an 8-year-old girl he was accused of kidnapping. Her mother said he’d snatched the girl out of her >>>

A G.O.P. Star Emerges in Impeachment Hearings. Democratic Donors Notice.

Tuesday  01:30,   19 november 2019
nytimes

ALBANY, N.Y. — Shortly after the impeachment hearing began on Friday, Representative Elise Stefanik, a New York Republican, made her mark. She accused the Democratic committee chairman, Adam Schiff, of trying to silence her and other members of her... >>>

Possible pay-to-play scheme for Trump ambassador post uncovered

Tuesday  00:50,   19 november 2019
cbsnews

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Trump's impeachment ire turns on Pompeo amid diplomats' starring roles

Monday  14:45,   18 november 2019
nbcnews

Impeachment hearings have created a rift between the president and one of his staunchest allies in the administration.Trump has fumed for weeks that Pompeo is responsible for hiring State Department officials whose congressional testimony threatens... >>>

10 shot, 4 dead, as family gathered to watch football game

Monday  14:45,   18 november 2019
abcnews.go

The shooting happened during a football viewing party.A suspect sneaked into the backyard of the home and opened fire on those who had gathered there, according to Fresno Police Lt. Bill... >>>

Mike Turner: GOP congressman calls new details about Trump revealed in impeachment testimony 'alarming'

Monday  14:40,   18 november 2019
cnn

A Republican member of one of the House committees involved in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump said Sunday that information provided about Trump during a closed-door deposition of a former National Security Council official "is... >>>

Trump attacks Pence aide who said Ukraine call was 'unusual and inappropriate'

Monday  04:55,   18 november 2019
nbcnews

Trump referred to Jennifer Williams as a Never Trumper in what has become a common attack on officials cooperating with the probe."Tell Jennifer Williams, whoever that is, to read BOTH transcripts of the presidential calls, & see the just released... >>>

'Disastrous' and 'excruciating': Reaction to Prince Andrew's interview

Monday  00:00,   18 november 2019
news.sky

"Disastrous" and "excruciating" are just some of the words being used to describe an unprecedented interview given by Prince Andrew to address his friendship with American sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. © PA The Duke of York spoke about his links to... >>>

Bolton and Trump Met Privately Over Withheld Aid, White House Official Testified

Sunday  16:15,   17 november 2019
nytimes

John R. Bolton, President Trump’s national security adviser, met privately with the president in August as part of a bid to persuade Mr. Trump to release $391 million in security assistance to Ukraine, a senior National Security Council aide told... >>>