Published: March 01, 2021
TORONTO - Lawyers for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou will return to court Monday to argue against her extradition to the United States on fraud charges. But the focus will be on former president Donald Trump.
Published: February 22, 2021
WASHINGTON - The state of Michigan and the city of Detroit have asked a federal judge to sanction attorneys who filed lawsuits that falsely alleged the November vote was fraudulent, the first of several similar efforts expected across the country.
Published: February 14, 2021
WASHINGTON - Of the 57 "guilty" votes that rang out on the Senate floor Saturday, only one - uttered by Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C. - elicited gasps from around the chamber.
Published: February 11, 2021
Democratic House impeachment managers on Wednesday began formally laying out their case that President Donald Trump incited the rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. They are allowed 16 hours, spread over two days, to make their arguments.
Published: February 10, 2021
WASHINGTON - The Senate voted along mostly partisan lines Tuesday to pursue Donald Trump's second impeachment trial, after hours of arguments and the airing of a gripping documentary of the deadly Capitol riot that followed Trump's inflammatory rally on Jan. 6.
Published: February 08, 2021
WASHINGTON - Storming the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 was no spur-of-the-moment decision for Jessica Marie Watkins, an Ohio bartender and founder of a small, self-styled militia, federal prosecutors allege.
Published: February 03, 2021
WASHINGTON - House Democrats made their case to convict former president Donald Trump of inciting the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol in a sweeping impeachment brief filed with the Senate on Tuesday, accusing Trump of jeopardizing the foundations of American democracy by whipping his supporters into a "frenzy" for the sole purpose of retaining his hold on the presidency.
Published: February 01, 2021
WASHINGTON - The implosion of former president Donald Trump's legal team comes as Trump remains fixated on arguing at his second impeachment trial that the 2020 election was stolen from him, a defense that advisers warn is ill-conceived and that Republican strategists fear will fuel the growing divide in the GOP.