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  WASHINGTON — The U.S. Ambassador to the European Union will testify at today’s House impeachment hearing.  Gordon Sondland was in charge of overseeing Ukraine’s policy. The House Intelligence Committee will also hear from Laura Cooper and David Hale. Cooper is a senior Defense Department official and Hale is a top State Department official.  Democrats accuse President Trump of pressuring […]

  WASHINGTON — Another round of public impeachment hearings kicks off today in the House Intelligence Committee.  Several witnesses will appear over the next three days.  Today’s witness list includes Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman from the National Security Council, NSC.  “Mr. Vindman has been subpoenaed by Congress,” said Republican Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, one of the President’s […]

DUNCAN, Okla.  —  Two men and one woman are dead following a shooting outside an Oklahoma Walmart.  Duncan police say the bodies were found inside a car this morning. Another man was found dead nearby.  One of the dead is believed to be the shooter and the public is not in any danger.  Duncan is near […]

  FRESNO, Calif. — Four men are dead and six others are in the hospital after a shooting at a backyard party in Fresno, California Sunday night.  Police say about three-dozen people, including several children, were watching football at a home in the southeast part of the city.  Witnesses say the shooting started around 6 p.m. when the […]

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — The 16-year-old gunman who shot himself after killing two classmates and shooting three other students has died at a hospital, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said Friday evening. The agency said the student, a junior at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, died just after 3:30 p.m. PT (6:30 ET). Authorities had said the […]

WASHINGTON —  A federal jury says President Trump’s confidant Roger Stone is guilty on all seven counts.  Stone was brought to trial as part of the Mueller investigation for his attempts to learn what information WikiLeaks had on hacked Democratic emails during the 2016 election.  Stone was charged with lying to Congress, obstruction of justice and […]

  WASHINGTON — Ousted U.S.-Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch is next up in the House impeachment investigation.  She’ll testify in the second impeachment hearing this morning. Yovanovitch was recalled after running afoul of Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, who was conducting unofficial diplomacy in Ukraine.  Yovanovitch said in a deposition to the House Intelligence Committee that officials in Kiev and Washington told her […]

SANTA  CLARITA, Calif. — Los Angeles County Sheriff’s officials say one of the people they transported to a hospital from a school shooting was the shooter.  Detective Kent Wegener said they reviewed video that shows the suspect shooting himself in the head in the quad area of Saugus High School.  There were five others wounded, two […]

  WASHINGTON — The first hearing on impeachment in Washington confirms everything, says your Democrat Congressman Andre Carson. Carson is a member of the House Intelligence Committee, which questioned two witnesses in the impeachment investigation yesterday.  Carson said the testimony by Ukraine Ambassador Bill Taylor and deputy assistant Secretary of State George Kent proves “the President […]

DES MOINES — South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is the front runner among other Democrat candidates for president in Iowa. The latest Monmouth University polling data shows 22-percent of likely Democrat voters in Iowa support Buttigieg. He’s followed by Joe Biden at 19-percent and then with Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, and Amy Klobuchar in tow. […]