Trump Lawyers Blast Impeachment Trial As ‘Political Theater’
Lawyers for Donald Trump are blasting the impeachment case against him as an act of “political theater” by Democrats.
Longtime Reagan Secretary of State George Shultz Dies at 100
President Ronald Reagan’s longtime secretary of state, George P. Shultz, has died at age 100.
High Court Puts Off Wall, Asylum Cases at Biden’s Request
The Supreme Court has agreed to requests from the Biden administration to put off arguments in cases involving the U.S.-Mexico border wall and asylum-seekers.
Biden To Meet Republicans Who Propose Lesser Virus Aid
President Joe Biden is set to meet late Monday with a group of 10 Republican senators proposing $618B in coronavirus aid, about a third of what he's seeking.
US Terrorism Alert Warns of Politically Motivated Violence
Homeland Security has issued a national terrorism bulletin warning of the potential for lingering violence from people motivated by anti-government sentiment
Man Pleads Guilty in Conspiracy To Kidnap Michigan Governor
One of six men charged in an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has pleaded guilty to conspiracy.
Capitol Police Rejected Offers of Federal Help To Quell Mob
Capitol Police reportedly planned for a free speech demonstration and told other agencies they didn’t need more help.
Trump Says Barr Resigning, Will Leave Before Christmas
Barr went Monday to the White House, where Trump said the attorney general submitted his letter of resignation.
Chuck Yeager, 1st to break sound barrier, dies at 97
World War II flying ace Chuck Yeager, the first pilot to break the sound barrier, has died at 97.
US troop pullouts in Mideast raise fears of Iranian attacks
The U.S. troop withdrawals from Iraq and Afghanistan are forcing U.S. military leaders to find other ways to deter potential attacks by Iran and its proxies.