White House gears up for aggressive effort to defend Trump in Senate as House moves toward impeachment vote

White House gears up for aggressive effort to defend Trump in Senate as House moves toward impeachment vote

The White House signaled Wednesday that it will aggressively defend President Trump in a near-certain Senate impeachment trial in the coming weeks, as legal experts called by House Democrats testified in a contentious hearing that Trump’s Ukraine dealings constitute an impeachable offense. Eric Ueland,...
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Iraqi Children Born Near US Military Base Show Elevated Rates of ’Serious Congenital Deformities: Study

Iraqi Children Born Near US Military Base Show Elevated Rates of ’Serious Congenital Deformities: Study

More than decade and a half after the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, a new study found that babies are being born today with gruesome birth defects connected to the ongoing American military presence there. The report, issued by a team of independent medical researchers and published in the journal Environ...
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China suspends review of visits by American warships & sanctions NGOs in response to US signing of Hong Kong bill

China suspends review of visits by American warships & sanctions NGOs in response to US signing of Hong Kong bill

Beijing has stopped allowing US Navy vessels to visit Hong Kong and “sanctioned” foreign NGOs after President Donald Trump signed a bill, which targets China over its response to anti-government protests and riots in the city. Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Hua Chunying, said on Monday that China will n...
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