Politics

Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual…

Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual…

Published 15/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats’ calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report involving sexual [more…]

Top Democrats tell Trump gun bill must include universal background…

Top Democrats tell Trump gun bill must include universal background…

Published 15/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top Democrats in Congress told Republican President Donald Trump on Sunday that any gun control legislation that falls short of universal background [more…]

Apple’s app store eyed in U.S. Congress antitrust probe

Apple’s app store eyed in U.S. Congress antitrust probe

Published 14/09/2019

(Reuters) - The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Friday requested information from Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook as part of an investigation of competition [more…]

Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google emails demanded in U.S. House panel…

Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google emails demanded in U.S. House panel…

Published 14/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from top executives of [more…]

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers…

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers…

Published 14/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration’s decision to [more…]

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case

Published 14/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing [more…]

O’Rourke’s ‘hell yes’ vow to take away rifles worries U.S….

O’Rourke’s ‘hell yes’ vow to take away rifles worries U.S….

Published 14/09/2019

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke did not hesitate during Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate when asked whether he would confiscate assault-style weapons [more…]

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third…

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third…

Published 13/09/2019

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status [more…]

U.S. appeals court says Trump cannot dodge foreign corruption lawsuit

U.S. appeals court says Trump cannot dodge foreign corruption lawsuit

Published 13/09/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by profiting from [more…]

Former Trump national security adviser Bolton resumes political…

Former Trump national security adviser Bolton resumes political…

Published 13/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House national security adviser John Bolton, who parted ways this week with President Donald Trump, resumed his old job on [more…]