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Politics Oct 15WATCH: Pelosi, Schiff say House isn’t calling for formal House impeachment vote
Trump has said that without a vote, the ongoing impeachment inquiry is "illegitimate." But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says "we're not here to call bluffs" and "this is not a game to us."…
World Oct 15Pence will lead U.S. delegation to Turkey
Trump has demanded an immediate end to Turkey's assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria — an assault Turkey began after Trump announced he was moving U.S. troops out of the way.
Nation Oct 15WATCH: ‘No excuse’ for shooting of black woman in her Fort Worth home, police chief says
At a press conference Tuesday, Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus grew emotional when describing the morale of the police department.
Politics Oct 15Hunter Biden says he did not have an ‘ethical lapse’
In an ABC News interview, Hunter Biden concedes he may have underestimated the political repercussions of his foreign work in Ukraine and China but he did not make an ethical mistake.
World Oct 14Dispatched to Mideast, Pence says U.S. won’t ‘tolerate’ Turkish attacks on Kurds
Vice President Mike Pence says Trump spoke with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier Monday and called for an immediate end to Turkey's moves against the Kurds in Syria.
World Oct 14McConnell warns about ‘strategic calamity’ in U.S. pullout in Syria
Without mentioning President Donald Trump, the Kentucky Republican used a written statement Monday to criticize Trump's recent decision to pull U.S. forces from the area.
World Oct 1437 injured, 108 flights canceled in Barcelona airport protests
Tempers flared in Spain's Catalonia region after the country's Supreme Court found 12 separatist leaders guilty of illegally promoting Catalan independence.
World Oct 14Syrian army moves to confront Turkish forces as U.S. withdraws
Syria's army deployed near the Turkish border on Monday, hours after Syrian Kurdish forces previously allied with the U.S. said they had reached a deal with Damascus to help them fend off Turkey's invasion.
Nation Oct 124 dead in shooting at illegal gambling site in Brooklyn
Four people were killed and three others were wounded in an early Saturday shooting at an illegal gambling club in New York City, police said.
World Oct 11WATCH: White House says Turkey could face new sanctions
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said at the White House on Friday the U.S. hopes it will not have to use its new, expanded sanctions authority President Donald Trump has authorized.