Politics

Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 8:58 pm
The bill would allow businesses legitimately operating under state laws to access loans, lines of credit and other banking services.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the InterContinental Barclay New York hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WWJ News
September 25, 2019 - 7:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pressed the leader of Ukraine to "look into" Joe Biden, Trump's potential 2020 reelection rival, as well as the president's lingering grievances from the 2016 election, according to a rough transcript of a summer phone call that is now at the center of...
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A White House-released rough transcript of President Donald Trump's July 25, 2019 telephone conversation with Ukraine's newly elected president Volodymyr Zelenskiy, released Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Wayne Partlow)
WWJ News
September 25, 2019 - 6:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than once, President Donald Trump brought up how much the U.S. has done for Ukraine. Time and again, he asked Ukraine's president for help. There was no explicit quid pro quo in Trump's half-hour phone call with Volodymyr Zelenskiy last July. But it wouldn't have been a...
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Gretchen Whitmer AP photo
FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2019 file photo, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer speaks at a news conference in Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/David Eggert File)
WWJ News
September 25, 2019 - 4:21 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democratic governors in Midwestern states central to President Donald Trump's reelection strategy are reacting cautiously to impeachment proceedings beginning in Congress. House Democrats' probe focuses on Trump's phone call to Ukraine's president, a rough transcript of which...
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AP News
September 25, 2019 - 10:33 am
LISTEN TO KNX LIVE AT 4 PM EST WHEN PRESIDENT TRUMP SPEAKS LIVE. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump repeatedly prodded Ukraine's new leader to work with Rudy Giuliani and the U.S. attorney general to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden, according to a rough transcript summarizing...
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WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 11:17 pm
"My fundamental responsibility as a member of Congress is to keep this nation safe and protect the Constitution."
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., reads a statement announcing a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 10:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, yielding to mounting pressure from fellow Democrats and plunging a deeply divided nation into an election-year clash between Congress and the commander in chief. The probe...
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Colorado movie theater shooting
FILE - In this this July 2012 evidence photo, which the Arapahoe County District Attorney's Office released shows the Colorado movie theater with bullet holes following the July 20, 2912, attack by James Holmes in Aurora, Colo. Alarmed by violence depicted in trailers for the upcoming movie "Joker," some survivors of the 2012 Aurora movie theater shooting are asking distributor Warner Bros. to commit to gun control causes. (Arapahoe County District Attorney's Office via AP,File)
WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 6:34 pm
DENVER (AP) — Alarmed by violence depicted in a trailer for the upcoming movie "Joker," some relatives of victims of the 2012 Aurora movie theater shooting asked distributor Warner Bros. on Tuesday to commit to gun control causes. Sandy Phillips' daughter, Jessica Ghawi, was one of 12 people killed...
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David Caplan
September 24, 2019 - 5:05 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS /AP) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Tuesday afternoon that the House will begin a formal impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Pelosi said at a press conference that Trump's actions "have seriously violated the Constitution." Pelosi had for months resisted...
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Donald Trump at the UN
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to address the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Trump has acknowledged that he discussed former Vice President Joe Biden in the call.
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