Vivid details emerge on Ukraine as impeachment quickens

World / Politics Oct 16, 2019

Vivid details emerge on Ukraine as impeachment quickens

The swift-moving impeachment inquiry is revealing vivid new details about the high-level unease over President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine and over his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. Testimony from witnesses — mainly officials from the State Department and other foreign policy posts — is largely ...

World / Politics Oct 5, 2019

Iranians tried to hack Trump's re-election campaign, sources say

A hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government attempted to break into U.S. President Donald Trump's re-election campaign but were unsuccessful, sources familiar with the operation told Reuters on Friday. Microsoft said earlier on Friday that it saw "significant" cyberactivity by ...

Sanders campaign reveals he had a heart attack

World / Politics Oct 5, 2019

Sanders campaign reveals he had a heart attack

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had a heart attack, his campaign confirmed Friday as the Vermont senator was released from a Nevada hospital. The 78-year-old was at a campaign event Tuesday when he experienced chest discomfort and was taken to a hospital where he was ...

America's impeachment trap

Commentary / World Oct 3, 2019

America's impeachment trap

by Eric Posner

The Democrats are replaying the Republicans' 1998 proceedings against Bill Clinton, a futile exercise that damaged Republicans, enhanced Clinton's power and caused institutional damage as well.