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Factbox: Democratic U.S. presidential hopefuls seek contrast with Trump on immigration
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 10:37 am

Candidates running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination have been uniformly critical of the immigration policies of U.S. President Donald Trump, who was elected after promising to crack down on illegal immigration and bolster enforcement along the U.S.-Mexico border. […]

Trump, New York prosecutors to square off in appeals court over tax returns
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 10:27 am

Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump and New York state prosecutors trying to obtain Trump's tax returns are set to face off in a federal appeals court Wednesday. […]

Pentagon official overseeing Ukraine, Russia to testify in impeachment inquiry
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 10:21 am

A top Pentagon official who oversees policy on Ukraine and Russia is expected to testify on Wednesday before the U.S. House of Representatives panels leading an impeachment inquiry of Republican President Donald Trump. […]

Giuliani associates accused of funneling money to pro-Trump group expected in New York court
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 10:09 am

Two foreign-born Florida businessmen who helped President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani investigate political rival Joe Biden are expected to make their first New York court appearance on Wednesday to face charges of illegally funneling money to a pro-Trump election committee and other politicians. […]

Support for impeaching Trump soars among independents: Reuters/Ipsos poll
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 9:49 am

Support for impeaching U.S. President Donald Trump surged among political independents and rose by three percentage points overall since last week, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Tuesday. […]

U.S. lawmakers, others condemn Trump for 'lynching' comment on impeachment probe
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 3:02 am

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday again waded into America's fraught racial history by labeling the impeachment inquiry against him a "lynching" - language that conjured memories of decades of killings of thousands of black people - drawing swift bipartisan condemnation. […]

U.S. diplomat testifies Trump tied Ukraine aid to politically motivated probes
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 3:01 am

The top American diplomat in Ukraine testified on Tuesday that President Donald Trump made the release of U.S. security aid to Ukraine contingent on Kiev publicly declaring it would carry out politically motivated investigations that he demanded. […]

Biden to step up attack on Trump's economic policies in Pennsylvania speech
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 12:45 am

Democratic U.S. presidential contender Joe Biden plans to tout his economic policy credentials and double down on his attacks on President Donald Trump in a speech on Wednesday in the electoral battleground state of Pennsylvania. […]

Facebook probe by U.S. states expands to 47 attorneys general
Posted on October 23, 2019 at 12:26 am

A New York-led probe into allegations that Facebook Inc put consumer data at risk and pushed up advertising rates has expanded to include attorneys general from 47 U.S. states and territories, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement on Tuesday. […]

Exclusive: Trump's G7 and trade adviser Kelly Ann Shaw to leave White House - officials
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 11:39 pm

President Donald Trump's G7 and trade adviser, Kelly Ann Shaw, is leaving his administration for a position in the private sector, White House officials said on Tuesday, marking the departure of one of the most senior women on the president's economic team. […]

U.S. presidential hopeful Warren rallies with striking Chicago teachers
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 10:59 pm

U.S. Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren rallied with striking Chicago teachers on Tuesday, expressing support for the union's demands before the country's third-largest school system canceled classes for a fifth day. […]

Diplomat says he was told U.S. aid for Ukraine tied to request for probes: Washington Post
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 7:22 pm

The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine said on Tuesday he was told the United States was withholding aid from Ukraine to try to secure a public commitment for investigations relating to the 2016 U.S. presidential election and a Ukrainian company where former Vice President Joe Biden's son served on the board, according to the Washington Post. […]

Trump adviser Stone loses bid to lift court-imposed gag order as trial looms
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 5:43 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump's former adviser Roger Stone lost a last-ditch effort on Tuesday to lift a court-imposed gag order barring him from posting on social media or discussing his criminal case slated to begin next month. […]

U.S. senators want social media users to be able to take their data with them
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 5:29 pm

Three U.S. lawmakers active in tech issues introduced a bill on Tuesday that would require social networks like Facebook to allow users to pack up their data and go elsewhere, they said in a statement. […]

Trump blasts Pelosi for 'taking too long' on Mexico, Canada trade pact
Posted on October 22, 2019 at 2:15 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi for not bringing his administration's re-negotiated trade deal with neighboring Mexico and Canada up for a vote in Congress. […]

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