Top U.S. career diplomat rejects Ukraine meddling theory

World / Crime & Legal Dec 4, 2019

Top U.S. career diplomat rejects Ukraine meddling theory

The top U.S. career diplomat on Tuesday unambiguously rejected a theory promoted by President Donald Trump that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in the 2016 election. Asked at a hearing by Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez if he had evidence of Ukrainian meddling in the election, David ...

House impeachment report coming ahead of landmark hearing

World / Crime & Legal Dec 3, 2019

House impeachment report coming ahead of landmark hearing

The House impeachment report on President Donald Trump will be unveiled Monday behind closed doors for key lawmakers as Democrats push ahead with the inquiry despite the White House's declaration it will not participate in the first Judiciary Committee hearing. The Democratic majority on the ...

Envoy key in Trump impeachment accused of sexual misconduct

World / Crime & Legal Nov 28, 2019

Envoy key in Trump impeachment accused of sexual misconduct

A U.S. ambassador nominated by President Donald Trump who provided key testimony in his impeachment hearings was accused Wednesday of sexual misconduct by three women. Gordon Sondland, the U.S. envoy to the European Union, denied the allegations, with his lawyer alleging that the accusers were ...