Politics

Trump's trial begins, senators vowing 'impartial justice'

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Chief Justice John Roberts made the short trip across the street from the Supreme Court before being ushered to the Senate chamber.Read more

White House criticizes Pelosi for handing out pens used to sign articles of impeachment

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White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham on Wednesday criticized Pelosi both for the pens and the speaker's demeanor.Read more

Who are the House's 7 impeachment prosecutors?

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has chosen seven lawmakers to prosecute the House's case that President Donald Trump abused his office and obstructed Congress' probe into...Read more

Watchdog: White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid

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The federal government's watchdog agency said Thursday a White House office violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine.Read more

Trump boosts school prayer, faith groups as he rallies base

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President Donald Trump is taking steps to solidify his evangelical base by proposing easier access for religious organizations to federal programs and reaffirming...Read more

What to watch for in President Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate

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Look Thursday for a series of striking ceremonial matters to set up the Senate as a court of impeachment.Read more

Trade deal: US eases sanctions, China to buy more US exports

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The United States and China signed an initial trade pact Wednesday, easing tensions between the world's two largest economies.Read more

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

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In a dramatic procession across the U.S. Capitol, Democratic House leaders marched the formal articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate late...Read more