Impeachment witness: Trump poses election 'danger'

World / Crime & Legal Dec 10, 2019

Impeachment witness: Trump poses election 'danger'

President Donald Trump's efforts to "cheat to win an election" are a threat to national security, the top Democratic investigator testified Monday as the House Judiciary Committee pushes ahead with articles of impeachment. In an acrimonious daylong hearing, Democrats outlined their case against the president, ...

Ukrainian gas chief meets with prosecutors probing Rudy Giuliani

World / Crime & Legal Dec 5, 2019

Ukrainian gas chief meets with prosecutors probing Rudy Giuliani

Federal prosecutors have interviewed the head of Ukraine's state-owned gas company as part of an investigation into the business dealings of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, and two of Giuliani's business associates. Andriy Kobolyev met voluntarily with representatives of the Justice Department, according ...

Report links Rudy Giuliani with top Republican on intel panel

World / Crime & Legal Dec 5, 2019

Report links Rudy Giuliani with top Republican on intel panel

A new report from Democrats compiling evidence on impeachment revealed contact between President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, and California Rep. Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the intelligence committee. The report released Tuesday includes phone records obtained from AT&T and Verizon that show ...

Trump committed impeachable crimes, scholars tell Congress

World / Crime & Legal Dec 5, 2019

Trump committed impeachable crimes, scholars tell Congress

Three constitutional experts on Wednesday bolstered Democrats' efforts to impeach Donald Trump by saying the president's actions seeking foreign interference in U.S. elections are grounds for removal, as the inquiry kicked into a new phase in Congress. But reflecting the Washington political divide, a fourth ...