A top DC law professor warned the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday that lawmakers shouldn't oust a sitting president just because they are angry.
The President spent Tuesday in a series of meetings headlined by a clash with a key ally - France - while praising an alliance member many other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members are concerned about - Turkey.
Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer says that even though House Democrats have yet to prove an impeachable offense by President Trump, they are recognizing that the impeachment inquiry will have negative repercussions for the party in next year's elections. Later when the two leaders were face to face, Macron refused to back down, saying he stood by his comments.
Trump said Tuesday that he was not focused on impeachment while overseas but also spent portions of his busy day telling members of the press that the inquiry was a "hoax" and sharing several tweets about impeachment.
Meanwhile, Rep. Matt Gaetz said Democrats will be held accountable for continuing to prioritize removing the president from office rather than helping the American people with meaningful legislation.
After opening statements from Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., and ranking member Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., the witnesses will be sworn in and give opening statements of 10 minutes apiece, followed by questioning. Democrats said there is sufficient evidence to suggest the Trump administration threatened to withhold $250 million in congressionally approved military aid to Ukraine in exchange for investigations of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden by the government in Kiev.
Bank of Canada holds interest rates steady
The Canadian dollar extended gains on the statement, up 0.4% to C$1.324 per USA dollar at 10:04 Toronto time. The Bank continues to monitor the evolution of financial vulnerabilities related to the household sector.
Maple Leafs 'kind of just quit' in loss, Matthews says
Travis Konecny had one goal and one assist to lift the host Philadelphia Flyers past the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-1 on Tuesday. He has been a brick wall for us all year and that's just unacceptable on our part. "We just folded, kind of just quit".
The Democratic-written impeachment report by the House Intelligence Committee lays out evidence that Trump was trying to pressure Ukraine to investigate his political rivals, effectively intervening in the upcoming 2020 US election.
As the next stage of the impeachment process is underway, GOP lawmakers on Capitol Hill are speaking out against Democrats for their ongoing efforts.
With Tuesday night's vote, the intelligence committee, which has led the impeachment inquiry so far, has passed the ball to the judiciary committee, which will conduct its own hearings starting Wednesday.
Trump "was willing to compromise our security and his office for personal, political gain" by "directly and explicitly" inviting foreign interference in United States elections in 2016 and again in his 2020 reelection effort, the Judiciary Committee chair, New York Democrat Jerry Nadler, said in his opening statement. The White House was invited to participate in the proceedings, but the White House counsel's office said earlier this week that it would, for all intents and purposes, boycott this initial step.
Three other legal and constitutional scholars called by Democrats, however, each made cases about why impeaching the president was justified. "You are doing precisely what you're criticizing the president for doing". "The fact that we can easily transpose the articles of impeachment against Nixon onto the actions of this president speaks volumes - and that does not even include the most serious national security concerns and election interference concerns at the heart of this president's misconduct". In the Federalist Papers, Alexander Hamilton described an impeachable offense as "the abuse or violation of some public trust".
Democrats reportedly aim to have the articles presented for a vote to the entire House of Representatives by late December.
Beijing has called on the U.S.to roll back all of the more than $350 billion of tariffs placed on its goods as part of a deal. Gold futures are trading sharply higher on Tuesday in reaction to a plunge in demand for risky assets, and a drop in U.S.
Research ahead of this year's World AIDS Day shockingly showed that 40 per cent of those surveyed think there is a cure for HIV. HIV experts say a vaccine needs to be at least 50 per cent effective to be a "game changer" in combating numbers of cases.
Sur le marché obligataire, le taux à 10 ans sur la dette américaine s'établissait à 1,828% contre 1,776% vendredi à la clôture. Amazon , qui propose de nombreuses offres promotionnelles lundi à l'occasion du Cyber Monday, reculait de 1,55%.
The Rangers have been bumped from the bidding on righty Zack Wheeler , per Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News . The status of other interested clubs - the Blue Jays, Angels, and Twins - is still up in the air.
The AWS Solutions Lab will be providing researchers with a solution for collaborating around this new technology. They can now build and test circuits in a simulated environment and run them on an actual Quantum computer .
The same lawsuit is seeking a permanent injunction against LyricFind from lifting song lyrics from Genius. LyricFind and Genius did not immediately respond to Gizmodo's requests for comment on this lawsuit.
The "hotel" is formally known as the " Robotic Tool Stowage ", or the RiTS, slightly less glamorous sounding than "hotel". The units have to wait 12 hours in space so that gas detectors are clean from gases in the space station.
The mega-list of 971 players includes 215 capped players, 754 are uncapped players while two players are from associate nations. Power-hitters -Maxwell and Lynn, however, will be up for grabs and have set their base price at the maximum of Rs 2 crore.
In an article from the Carolina Panthers , Rivera reflects on his career with the team while packing up his office. The team is 5-7 this season. "I just think back to how much fun we had and how great it really was".
Greta Thunberg arrives in Portugal
Greta Thunberg with the Australian family who owns the catamaran and British sailor Nikki Henderson. Thunberg set sail from NY after touring North America, raising awareness about climate change.
Kinda Funny adds fuel to rumours of Spider-Man sequel
The Insomniac Games-developed PS4-exclusive adventure was, quite simply, the best game starring the webhead we've ever had. "Spider-Man 2 is probably not coming at [PS5] launch", he said on a recent episode of the Kinda Funny Gamescast .
Jay-Z Releases All His Albums on Spotify
He's not a businessman, he's a business, man - and it looks like Spotify is good for business. Tidal didn't immediately respond to a request for comment Wednesday.
Aulas évoque un retour de Karim Benzema — OL
Ce n'est pas possible à l'instant T mais si demain ou après-demain il y a une possibilité... On avait discuté avec Karim Djaziri (ancien agent du Merengue, ndlr) l'année dernière.