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From left, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D-Mass., announce they are pushing ahead for two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — charging he corrupted the U.S. election process and endangered national security in his dealings with Ukraine, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
AP FACT CHECK: The perils of parodying TrumpCall it the Schiff riff
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Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., gives his opening statement during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Judiciary panel takes first steps toward impeachment voteLawmakers on the House Judiciary Committee are using a hearing for voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, to deliver passionate, personal arguments for and against the move
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Pelosi drug bill up for House vote reflects a Trump ideaWhen he was a candidate President Donald Trump said he could save Medicare billions by negotiating prescription drug prices
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FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2013, file photo, mustangs recently captured on federal rangeland roam a corral at the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's holding facility north of Reno, in Palomino, Nev. Two House committee chairmen are trying to put the brakes on money for a new Trump administration proposal to accelerate the capture of 130,000 wild horses across the West over the next 10 years. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)
Push to accelerate mustang captures draws fire in Congress Two House committee chairmen are trying to put the brakes on money for a new Trump administration proposal to accelerate the capture of wild horses across the West. Nevada Rep. Dina Titus's high-desert state is home to about half the mustangs
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FILE - In this May 4, 2013, file photo, National Rifle Association members listen to speakers during the NRA's 142 annual Meetings and Exhibits at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston. A federal judge on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, blocked enforcement of a Los Angeles law requiring businesses that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association. (Johnny Hanson/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)
Judge blocks enforcement of LA law that takes aim at NRAA federal judge has blocked enforcement of a Los Angeles law requiring businesses that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Doctors end protest to demand flu vaccines for migrantsA group of doctors say they have ended their three-day protest against the U.S. government's refusal to allow them into detention facilities to administer the flu vaccine to migrants
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this undated photo taken from the New York Police Department Facebook page, officers stand by what NYPD thought was marijuana when they confiscated in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the 75th Precinct of the NYPD in New York. A day after prosecutors dropped criminal charges in a case spotlighting confusion over hemp, marijuana and conflicting laws, the Brooklyn brothers caught in the chaos took the first step toward suing the city and the police department. (New York Police Department via AP)
Charges dropped, brothers move to sue NYC for hemp-pot mixupA day after prosecutors dropped criminal charges in a case spotlighting confusion over hemp, marijuana and conflicting laws, the Brooklyn brothers caught in the chaos took a step toward suing the city and the police department
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Watchdog: 'I Had Some Idea' About William BarrMichael Horowitz was calm and collected, but fired off a few zingers along the way. The Justice Department's internal watchdog appeared before senators Wednesday about his report on the FBI's Russia investigation—and made it clear that nobody was fully exonerated, the AP reports. "I think the activities we found...
Newser6 hours ago
Decency rule nixed after Alaska swimmer disqualifiedA bathing suit decency rule that disqualified an Alaska high school swimmer has been eliminated
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Details sparse after a Texas man is fatally shot by policeMore than a week after a 28-year-old Texas man was fatally shot in the head by a police officer, authorities haven’t released any details on the circumstances of the shooting
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