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Politics Oct 07Pentagon and budget office subpoenaed in impeachment inquiry
House Democrats have subpoenaed the Pentagon and White House budget office for documents on delay of military aid to Ukraine.
Politics Oct 04House panel subpoenas White House documents
The subpoena was issued by the House Oversight and Reform Committee as part of Democrats' impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump.
Politics Oct 04House investigators seek documents from Pence
House investigators want Vice President Mike Pence to give them documents that could shed light on whether he helped President Donald Trump pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden.
Politics Oct 04WATCH: China trade deal ‘has nothing to do’ with call to investigate the Bidens, Trump says
Trump told reporters at the White House Friday that, "one thing has absolutely nothing to do with the other."…
Nation Oct 04Supreme Court takes up Louisiana abortion law
The Supreme court will consider Louisiana's law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital.
Politics Oct 04Read U.S. diplomats’ text messages discussing Trump’s Ukraine request
In the texts, Volker and two other diplomats discuss how to navigate Trump’s requests for Ukraine to investigate his political rival.
Nation Oct 03WATCH: Law enforcement should be able to access encrypted online messages, Barr says
U.S. Attorney General William Barr and other U.S., U.K. and Australian officials are pressing Facebook to give authorities a way to read encrypted messages sent by users, re-igniting tensions between tech companies and law enforcement.
World Oct 03U.S. finalizes sale of 150 anti-tank missiles to Ukraine
The $39.2 million sale includes 10 launch units for the Javelin missiles and related equipment, according a Defense Security Cooperation Agency notice.
Nation Oct 03ACLU suit seeks damages for separated immigrant families
The ACLU and other attorneys filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging the government violated immigrants’ rights and traumatized young children who were taken from their parents after crossing the border illegally.
Nation Oct 03Coast Guard lieutenant pleads guilty to gun and drug crimes
Prosecutors claimed Christopher Hasson had a computer spreadsheet hit list that included House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and Democratic presidential hopefuls Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris.