China urges US to “stop flexing muscles” in S…

China has urged the U.S. military to “stop flexing muscles” in the disputed South China Sea

Holmes Confirms Trump-Sondland Call About Ukraine…

David Holmes, a career foreign service offer, testified that he overheard a phone call between President Trump and U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland.

Louisiana Governor's Race Ends With Blow To…

Governor John Bel Edwards won the gubernatorial race against Republican Eddie Rispone on Saturday, earning 51% of votes.

Jon Voight, Alison Krauss honored with national…

Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight, singer and musician Alison Krauss and mystery writer James Patterson are among those being honored by President Donald Trump for their contributions to the arts or the humanities

Kim Jong Un supervises another N. Korean military…

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised a military drill and vowed to build an “invincible army,” displaying defiance even as US and South Korea call off their own exercises to create space for diplomacy

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Tim Morrison To Testify In Public Impeachment…

In his 8-hour closed-door testimony last month, Morrison confirmed that the president withheld military aid from Ukraine.

Impeachment Inquiry: Who Is Jennifer Williams?

​Williams, a longtime State Department employee, was assigned to work on European and Russian issues with the vice president's team in the spring.

Reid: Iowa, NH not diverse enough to provide Dems…

Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says that while Iowa and New Hampshire get to weigh in first on the Democratic presidential contest next year, the states are not diverse enough to offer any insight into how a candidate will fare

Did Louisiana football success boost Edwards…

In a year when both the LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints appear headed to the playoffs, did Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards get an edge from the football factor

2nd Week Of Open Impeachment Hearings Begin: Who…

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman is one of the eight witnesses scheduled to testify during the second week of public impeachment hearings.

Trump Asks SCOTUS To Block House Tax Return…

This appeal comes after a federal court declined for a second time to block subpoenas for his personal tax records.

2019 Takeaways: Suburb shift, high turnout and…

2019 Takeaways: Suburb shift, high turnout and ‘Socialism!’

Yovanovitch Says President Made Her Feel…

Former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch testified Friday that the president's public statements about her have made her feel intimidated and threatened.

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Washington Roundup: Analyzing Week 1 Of Public…

Alongside Newsy reporters, The Fulcrum's David Hawkings watched nearly every minute of public testimony. So here's what you need to know.

Democrats invite Trump to testify in impeachment…

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several key witnesses appear publicly

Marie Yovanovitch Faced Very Different…

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch faced very different questions from Democrats and Republicans during her public testimony Friday.

What The Fact: We Answer Your Questions About The…

The impeachment inquiry is confusing. PolitiFact helps us explain the process and answers some of your questions.

Report: Prosecutor used daughter as bait to catch…

A newspaper reports a Northern California prosecutor used his 13-year-old daughter to lure a man back to the spot where she said he had molested her, so the man’s incriminating actions could be recorded on video

White House Releases Memo Of First Call Between…

The memo from the April 21 conversation was released just moments before public hearings in the impeachment inquiry resumed Friday.

Bloomberg: Giuliani Facing Campaign Finance…

A former federal prosecutor told Bloomberg she wouldn't be surprised if Giuliani is indicted.

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Thousands at vigil for victims of California…

Thousands of people gathered Sunday at a city park to hold a candlelight vigil to remember two students shot and killed by a classmate at his Southern California high school

Bloomberg apologizes for ‘stop and frisk’ police…

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is reversing his longstanding support of the controversial “stop and frisk” police strategy ahead of a potential Democratic presidential run

13.8 Million Viewers Tuned In For Day One Of…

Viewership fell short in comparison to other recent political hearings.