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Trump impeachment trial: Republicans block witnesses and evidence while insisting president is 'a man of his word'

27 days ago   |   By The Independent

Senate accused of 'cover-up' after rejecting Democrat demands to hear testimony from key figures in Ukraine scandal
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Senate splits down party lines after clashes over Donald Trump impeachment rules

27 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

The US Senate has voted to adopt the rules for Donald Trump's impeachment after angry clashes between Republicans and Democrats over whether the president would get a fair trial.
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Trump impeachment: Republicans block Democrat bids for new evidence and witnesses

Trump impeachment: Republicans block Democrat bids for new evidence and witnesses

27 days ago   |   By Wessexfm

Republican senators have blocked a move by Democrats to compel Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton to appear as a witness in the impeachment trial.
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Trump impeachment trial: Democrats' bids for new evidence dashed in marathon first day

27 days ago   |   By The Guardian

President's trial opens with arguments over proceedings Democrats accuse Republicans of cover-up on Trump's behalf Trump impeachment trial - live updates Democratic hopes that a moderate bloc of Senate Republicans would join their demand for witnesses and testimony at Donald Trump's impeachment trial were temporarily disappointed, if not dashed, as arguments on the first proper day of the trial extended past midnight into Wednesday morning. In seven consecutive votes split precisely along party lines, the Senate voted down Democratic proposals to subpoena testimony from four potential...
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Trump impeachment trial: Senators clash on first day of proceedings as Democrats push for more witnesses

27 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

The US Senate has rejected repeated attempts by Democrats to secure new evidence on the first day of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial.
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Brit Awards 2020 winners list: full results and all the nominees

Brit Awards 2020 winners list: full results and all the nominees

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NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is awake and speaking after fiery crash at Daytona 500

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is awake and speaking after fiery crash at Daytona 500

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is alert and talking after his car was hit during the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday, causing a fiery wreck. Read more ...

Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool, Champions League, Round of 16 first leg: live...

Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool, Champions League, Round of 16 first leg: live score and latest updates

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Google's parent company is shutting down power-generating kite subsidiary...

Google's parent company is shutting down power-generating kite subsidiary Makani: 'The road to commercialization is longer and riskier than hoped'

Alphabet is shutting down Makani, its power-generating kite subsidiary, a blog post from Makani CEO Fort Felker announced Tuesday. "This doesn't mean the end of the road for... Read more ...

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ramps up his criticism of Bernie...

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ramps up his criticism of Bernie Sanders, calling him a 'bigger threat' to the stock market than coronavirus

Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman ripped into Sanders, saying he was "a bigger threat" to the stock market compared to the coronavirus, which has killed over 1,875 people in... Read more ...

NASCAR fans have donated more than $1,500 to Ryan Newman's animal rescue...

NASCAR fans have donated more than $1,500 to Ryan Newman's animal rescue charity to show support after his Daytona 500 crash

Elizabeth Rodriguez Neuman, Director of Development for Rescue Ranch, said people have donated $1,500 since Ryan Newman sustained serious injuries in a crash at the Daytona 500... Read more ...

Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Blagojevich has been in federal prison for eight years after being convicted on... Read more ...

Pension POLL: Should Rishi Sunak slash pension tax relief for high earners? VOTE

Pension POLL: Should Rishi Sunak slash pension tax relief for high earners? VOTE

BORIS JOHNSON and new Chancellor Rishi Sunak are set to strip high earners of their 40 percent pension tax relief in next month's budget. Read more ...

Airports across Australia to be thrown into chaos as Jetstar cancels flights

Airports across Australia to be thrown into chaos as Jetstar cancels flights

Airports across Australia to be thrown into chaos as Jetstar cancels a QUARTER of its flights and 250 staff prepare to strike Read more ...

Lizzo looked like a literal snack in a dress inspired by a Hershey's...

Lizzo looked like a literal snack in a dress inspired by a Hershey's chocolate bar on the red carpet

Lizzo attended the 2020 BRIT Awards at The O2 arena in London, England, on Tuesday. She posed on the red carpet wearing a chocolate bar-inspired ensemble designed by... Read more ...