Nancy Pelosi warns Europe that Huawei represents Chinese state police

Business / Tech Feb 18, 2020

Nancy Pelosi warns Europe that Huawei represents Chinese state police

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stepped up U.S. warnings about Beijing's global telecommunications ambitions, saying Chinese operator Huawei Technologies Co. must be prevented from controlling the next generation of wireless networks. Pelosi said autocracy in China makes Huawei a threat to Western countries as they prepare ...

Trump derides impeachment trial as a 'Con Job'

World / Crime & Legal Jan 16, 2020

Trump derides impeachment trial as a 'Con Job'

President Donald Trump derided his impeachment as a "con" on Wednesday as Democratic leaders announced the team that will lead the trial in the Senate. "Here we go again, another Con Job by the Do Nothing Democrats," Trump tweeted seconds after Nancy Pelosi, the speaker ...

Trump trial likely to begin next Tuesday: Senate chief

World / Crime & Legal Jan 15, 2020

Trump trial likely to begin next Tuesday: Senate chief

The Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to begin in seven days with key players sworn in later this week, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday. McConnell, a Republican senator from Kentucky, said he expected the House of Representatives to send ...

Trump paints Democratic opponents as Iranian stooges

World / Politics Jan 14, 2020

Trump paints Democratic opponents as Iranian stooges

President Donald Trump on Monday painted his Democratic opponents as pro-Iranian stooges and retweeted a faked picture of two top party leaders in Muslim garb. Trump's latest assault on the senior Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer and House of Representatives speaker Nancy Pelosi followed criticism of ...