Month: Nov, 2019

Barr speaks at the Federalist Society’s National Lawyers Convention

Barr speaks at the Federalist Society’s National Lawyers Convention

U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr delivers the Barbara K Olson Lecture at the Federalist Society's 2019 National Lawyers Convention. This takes place amid the ...

California sues EPA over Trump revoking emissions waiver | TheHill

California sues EPA over Trump revoking emissions waiver | TheHill

California and 22 other states sued the Environmental Protection ...

Trump Asks Supreme Court To Block House Subpoena For His Tax Records

Trump Asks Supreme Court To Block House Subpoena For His Tax Records

The president and his personal lawyers are looking to the high court for help in two developing legal battles over the tax returns, testing the separation of powers.

Pelosi adds a new element — bribery — plus more impeachment inquiry news of the day

Pelosi adds a new element — bribery — plus more impeachment inquiry news of the day

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi argued on Thursday that President Donald Trump's actions in the Ukraine scandal constitute "bribery" and that Trump has admitted to it himself. She's the latest and most high-profile Democrat to use that word when describing Trump's…

Trump rallies for Louisiana governor race, mocks diplomats in impeachment hearings

Trump rallies for Louisiana governor race, mocks diplomats in impeachment hearings

Escaping Washington amid a new, public phase of the impeachment inquiry, Donald Trump is returning to Louisiana to stump for Republican Eddie Rispone.

Judges involved in shooting at Indiana White Castle suspended without pay

Judges involved in shooting at Indiana White Castle suspended without pay

Three local judges were suspended without pay for their roles in a drunken brawl at a White Castle in Indianapolis, where two of the judges were shot.

‘They’ll never be the same’: Santa Clarita school shooting shatters a haven

‘They’ll never be the same’: Santa Clarita school shooting shatters a haven

A fatal shooting was particularly unexpected at Saugus High School in Southern California, but it's just another sign of the times, students and others said.

In Sri Lanka, fear and uncertainty ahead of presidential vote

In Sri Lanka, fear and uncertainty ahead of presidential vote

Former defence chief Rajapaksa's supporters stir ethnic tensions as he takes on the ruling party's Premadasa.

Walmart displays #ElPasoStrong banner as store reopens to cheers

Walmart displays #ElPasoStrong banner as store reopens to cheers

The Cielo Vista Walmart reopened Thursday, almost four months after 22 people were killed in a mass shooting here.