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Politics Nov 15Trump intervenes in military justice cases, grants pardons
President Donald Trump has issued a full pardon for a former U.S. Army commando being charged with murder, undermining military justice proceedings.
World Nov 15Pope denounces anti-gay ‘persecution’ as recalling Nazi era
Pope Francis said some public officials speak about persecuted groups the same way Adolf Hitler referred to Jews in the 1930s.
Nation Nov 15Texas archdiocese challenges LGBT anti-discrimination rights
A Texas archdiocese wants to become a foster care provider, but only if it can be excused from federal rules protecting against anti-LGBT discrimination.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Yovanovitch says Sondland told her to ‘praise the president’
Marie Yovanovitch said Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s advice was to “go big or go home,” which he explained meant lauding Trump.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Trump defends tweets about Yovanovitch during hearing
Trump has drawn criticism for tweeting early in Yovanovitch’s testimony that everywhere the career diplomat was posted “turned bad.”…
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Republican counsel presses Yovanovitch about Ukrainians’ criticism of Trump
A Republican lawyer has asked former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch about efforts by Ukrainian officials to undermine Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.
Health Nov 15WATCH: Trump unveils plan forcing hospitals to disclose prices
Disclosure requirements for hospitals would not take effect until 2021; for insurers, the timing is unclear. The requirements do not directly affect doctors.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Yovanovitch disputes idea that there was Ukrainian effort against Trump election
She noted that the U.S. intelligence community “has conclusively determined” that those who interfered in that election were in Russia.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Nunes says Yovanovitch is not ‘a material fact witness’ in impeachment probe
California Rep. Devin Nunes said the details of her May ouster at Trump’s direction are a human resources issue, instead of a matter relevant to the Democrat-led investigation.
Politics Nov 15GOP Rep. Liz Cheney criticizes Trump for tweet on Yovanovitch
Rep. Liz Cheney said Yovanovitch “clearly is somebody who’s been a public servant to the United States for decades and I don’t think the president should have done that.”…