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Chief Justice Roberts reprimanded both sides of Trump’s impeachment trial for their language: ‘Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts took the rare step of verbally admonishing both sides for their language as deliberations over rules for Trump’s impeachment trial dragged late into the night In a heated exchange, an impeachment manager accused Republicans of voting for a “cover-up,” with the White House counsel […]
Chief Justice Roberts reprimanded both sides of Trump’s impeachment trial for their language: ‘Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are’
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Photos show the articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signed the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, before the US Senate. During that ceremony, the public was able to catch a glimpse of the actual articles – one count of abuse of power, and one count of obstruction of Congress – […]
Photos show the articles of impeachment against Trump
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GOP lawmakers are reluctant to defend Trump on Ukraine because he’s so erratic

Republicans are reluctant to defend President Trump over his dealings with Ukraine because they believe the White House’s defence lacks credibility, or they are concerned they could be contradicted by new discoveries, reported The Washington Post. For the president to be impeached, Democrats will need the support of the Republican-controlled […]
GOP lawmakers are reluctant to defend Trump on Ukraine because he’s so erratic
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YouTube reportedly agrees to pay up to $200 million in FTC settlement

Google has reportedly agreed to pay a fine of between $US150 and $US200 million to the Federal Trade Commission as a part of a settlement agreement. FTC officials have been investigating whether YouTube violated children’s privacy laws with its business practices. In addition to the fine, YouTube could be required […]
YouTube reportedly agrees to pay up to $200 million in FTC settlement
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A US Senator asked the FTC to ‘take all necessary steps’ to ensure YouTube is held accountable for violating children privacy laws

US Senator Edward Markey of Massachusetts has released a public letter calling for stricter regulations on YouTube to ensure child safety. YouTube is reportedly under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission for its handling of children’s videos and could face fines for breaking children’s privacy laws. YouTube has been rocked […]
A US Senator asked the FTC to ‘take all necessary steps’ to ensure YouTube is held accountable for violating children privacy laws
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CRACKS IN THE WALL: The Senate didn’t pass either bill to end the government shutdown, but the Democrats’ bill got more votes than the Trump-backed bill with wall funding

The US Senate on Thursday rejected two funding bills – one introduced by Democrats and the other by Republicans – to end the government shutdown. The Senate failed to achieve the 60 votes required to advance the Republican bill, which included funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border as […]
CRACKS IN THE WALL: The Senate didn’t pass either bill to end the government shutdown, but the Democrats’ bill got more votes than the Trump-backed bill with wall funding
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A major Democratic Senate candidate just called for Trump’s impeachment after his press conference with Putin

Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke called for President Donald Trump to be impeached on Tuesday. O’Rourke said Trump’s controversial press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin merited his impeachment. O’Rourke is running a competitive bid against incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz in Texas. High-profile Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke, who is running […]
A major Democratic Senate candidate just called for Trump’s impeachment after his press conference with Putin
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Chelsea Manning is running for the US Senate in Maryland

Chelsea Manning, the transgender former Army private best known for leaking the largest batch of classified government documents in US history, filed papers this week to run for the US Senate in Maryland. She will challenge Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin in his party’s primary later this year. President Barack Obama […]
Chelsea Manning is running for the US Senate in Maryland