The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump began on Thursday when seven House impeachment managers, led by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), presented to the U.S. Senate two articles of impeachment against Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
All four of the top-tier Democratic presidential candidates – former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders – have released climate plans that call for massive spending, an overhaul of the fossil fuel industry and increased standards for renewable energy.
Both of Colorado’s U.S. senators voted Thursday to pass a trade agreement with Mexico and Canada.
Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s universal childcare plan would result in an all-out takeover of the industry by the federal government, an analysis by the Washington, D.C.-based think tank, The Cato Institute, reports.
If you need a reason why it’s not a good idea to give control of the internet to the government, take Iran as Exhibit A.
Joe Biden remains the top Democratic presidential candidate in Wisconsin.
An energy trade group based in Denver has responded to some of the comments made during Tuesday night’s Democratic National Committee candidate debate about climate change policies the candidates would enact against the oil and gas industry, particularly an end to drilling on federal lands.
A prominent Ohio congressman is calling on new regulations to restrain the federal government’s use of facial recognition technology.
Local and national government officials and agricultural advocates are expressing their respective pleasure over Wednesday’s signing of the first phase of a sweeping trade deal between China and the United States.
Pedestrian fatalities have been climbing since 2009 and are currently at the highest level in decades, according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This has occurred at the same time that the total number of motor vehicle fatalities has been on a continuous downward trend.
Less than three weeks before the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses kick off the 2020 election season, the six Democratic candidates who participated in Tuesday night’s debate in Des Moines seemed to go after each other as much as they did President Donald Trump.
Six Democratic candidates will participate in the seventh presidential primary debate on Tuesday night: former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Bernie Sanders, businessman Tom Steyer, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker became the third Democratic presidential hopeful in as many weeks to drop out of the race Monday, announcing he was suspending his campaign.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran struck back at the United States for the killing of a top Iranian general early Wednesday, firing a series of surface-to-surface missiles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops and warning the United States and its allies in the region not to retaliate.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Obama housing secretary Julián Castro on Thursday ended his run for president that pushed the 2020 field on immigration and swung hard at rivals on the debate stage but never found a foothold to climb from the back of the pack.
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa woman who told police she intentionally ran over a teenager because she believed the girl was Mexican has been charged with another hit-and-run crash that hurt a 12-year-old boy.
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (AP) — Depending on which country they're from, the kids may ask about Father Christmas, Papa Noel, Saint Nick or Santa Claus.
The implications of the United States’ sudden tariff decision weren’t clear at first. Was the move an opening salvo in yet another trade war? Was the Trump administration making a political statement ahead of the 2020 campaign? And perhaps the most important consideration: What would become …
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday night, becoming only the third American chief executive to be formally charged under the Constitution’s ultimate remedy for high crimes and misdemeanors.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee approved the first article of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Friday, charging him with abuse of power. The vote follows a contentious, two-day debate on Republican amendments aimed at killing the charges.
NEW YORK (AP) — The top 15 albums of the decade by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu:
Walmart removed several pieces of holiday merchandise from its Canadian website after customers took offense to a line of risque Christmas clothing.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and a whistleblower complaint (all times local):
The Trump administration is moving to formally terminate a federal court settlement restricting how long U.S. officials can detain migrant children with their parents and replace it with a new rule that could expand family detention and dramatically increase the time children spend in custody.
A health-care startup called Partner Therapeutics began last year with a single product: a leukemia medicine approved in 1991 that doctors rarely prescribe anymore. The drug, Leukine, made so little money that its previous owner did not even bother to disclose sales. It just dumped them on r…