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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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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 - 11:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Republican allies controlling the Senate are awarding him his full $5 billion request to build about 200 miles (322 kilometers) of fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border. The wall money is contained in a $71 billion draft funding bill for the Department of...
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September 24, 2019 - 9:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) – Donald Trump gave his third speech to the General Assembly Tuesday morning. Trump began his address by saying that US is "by far the most powerful nation." He also emphasized his administration’s determination to uphold the sovereignty and independence of member states. "...
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CORRECTS TO IMRAN KHAN, NOT GHANI - President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan at the InterContinental Barclay hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 6:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump ordered his staff to freeze nearly $400 million in aid to Ukraine a few days before a phone call in which he pressured the Eastern European nation's leader to investigate the family of political rival Joe Biden, a revelation that comes as more Democrats move...
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In this Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, photo, Darrin Kelly, president of the AFL-CIO's Allegheny County Labor Council, points out voter registration data while at his office in Pittsburgh, that shows that Democrats across western Pennsylvania have been voting Republican. Kelly is warning national Democrats that the party is moving too far left for many middle-of-the-road Democrats in western Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Steve Peoples)
WWJ News
September 24, 2019 - 5:04 am
BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — The Democrats of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, crowded onto the steps of a local courthouse, dozens of union men protesting a looming power plant closure that would put their livelihoods at risk. The crowd was overwhelmingly white and male, and few had college degrees. Left unsaid...
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