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Ex-NSC official corroborates Sondland said he was directed by Trump on Ukraine

Ex-NSC official corroborates Sondland said he was directed by Trump on Ukraine

Gordon Sondland, the American envoy to the European Union, was acting at President Donald Trump’s instruction in his dealings with Ukraine, and Sondland said that… Read More ›

NY Assemblywoman: DOH Should Approve Ezras Nashim’s Ambulance License Request

NY Assemblywoman: DOH Should Approve Ezras Nashim’s Ambulance License Request

NEW YORK  — Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Fresh Meadows) released a letter today, addressed to New York State Department of Health Commissioner Howard A. Zucker urging… Read More ›

WeWork has been sending alarming noncompete letters to workers it laid off earlier this year

WeWork has been sending alarming noncompete letters to workers it laid off earlier this year

  WeWork has sent combative legal letters to people it laid off in a round of job cuts earlier in 2019, warning them not to… Read More ›

Analysis: What the first public impeachment hearing tells us about the path forward

Analysis: What the first public impeachment hearing tells us about the path forward

  Washington – The first public impeachment hearing on Wednesday lived up to the hype, and the daylong affair gave both parties plenty to chew… Read More ›

Police Raise Security Around Hong Kong After Night Clashes

Police Raise Security Around Hong Kong After Night Clashes

  HONG KONG (AP) — Police on Wednesday increased security around Hong Kong and its university campuses as they braced for more violence after sharp… Read More ›

Facebook is on the defensive after its head of news was revealed to have cofounded a website critical of Elizabeth Warren

Facebook is on the defensive after its head of news was revealed to have cofounded a website critical of Elizabeth Warren

  Facebook’s head of news partnerships, Campbell Brown, is a cofounder of a media outlet that has published opinion articles sharply critical of Sen. Elizabeth… Read More ›

John Bolton’s lawyer dropped an intriguing hint that shows why he could be the most dangerous witness against Trump

John Bolton’s lawyer dropped an intriguing hint that shows why he could be the most dangerous witness against Trump

  Chuck Cooper, the lawyer representing former national security adviser John Bolton, revealed an interesting detail in a letter to Congress last week. Cooper said… Read More ›

Trump tells Iran return of missing FBI agent would be ‘very positive step’

Trump tells Iran return of missing FBI agent would be ‘very positive step’

US president appears to link information on Robert A. Levinson to nuclear issue, also warning Tehran in tweet against further uranium enrichment   WASHINGTON —… Read More ›

Trump Impeachment Inquiry Heads For Live TV

Trump Impeachment Inquiry Heads For Live TV

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Back in 1973, tens of millions of Americans tuned in to what Variety called “the hottest daytime soap opera” — the… Read More ›

Analysis: Republicans push diversions and distractions ahead of this week’s televised impeachment hearings

Analysis: Republicans push diversions and distractions ahead of this week’s televised impeachment hearings

Two days before televised impeachment hearings begin, Donald Trump’s allies are peddling a smokescreen of conspiracy theories and distractions, hoping to sow confusion over the… Read More ›

NY Governor: Students’ Plot To Attack School Foiled

NY Governor: Students’ Plot To Attack School Foiled

ORLEANS COUNTY, NY (AP) – Three middle-school students have been charged with plotting to kill multiple people at their upstate New York school with guns… Read More ›

Michael Bloomberg’s late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden’s campaign is in a ‘dire’ place

Michael Bloomberg’s late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden’s campaign is in a ‘dire’ place

  Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s expected entrance into the 2020 race is a clear sign that the billionaire thinks former Vice President Joe Biden’s… Read More ›

Lawyer for Ukraine whistleblower sends White House cease and desist letter to stop Trump’s attacks

Lawyer for Ukraine whistleblower sends White House cease and desist letter to stop Trump’s attacks

  A lawyer for the Ukraine whistleblower, whose complaint document triggered the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, has sent a letter to the… Read More ›

Lindsey Graham’s latest defense of Trump is that his policy is too ‘incoherent’ to do a quid pro quo with Ukraine

Lindsey Graham’s latest defense of Trump is that his policy is too ‘incoherent’ to do a quid pro quo with Ukraine

  GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday suggested that President Donald Trump’s policy toward Ukraine is so “incoherent” that he’s “incapable” of engaging in a quid… Read More ›

Jersey City Voters Pass Limits On Airbnb, Short-term Rentals

Jersey City Voters Pass Limits On Airbnb, Short-term Rentals

JERSEY CITY, NJ (AP) – Airbnb was dealt another setback in one of its most important markets Tuesday as voters in a New Jersey city… Read More ›

Analysis: Quid, meet pro quo

Analysis: Quid, meet pro quo

This is the day when it became damn near impossible for any serious Republican lawmaker to deny that there was a clear quid pro quo… Read More ›

Uber losses keep growing as the ride-hailing giant scrambles to get its finances in order

Uber losses keep growing as the ride-hailing giant scrambles to get its finances in order

  Uber reported its third-quarter earnings on Monday, which topped Wall Street’s revenue estimates.  However, the ride-hailing giant lost more money on a per-share basis than… Read More ›

What Did the Us Know about Turkey’s Syria Invasion Plans?

What Did the Us Know about Turkey’s Syria Invasion Plans?

The US never saw the SDF as anything more than as tool, a cynical partnership to be maintained as a fiction until the US could… Read More ›

Islamic State was already in its death throes

Islamic State was already in its death throes

Opinion: Trump deserves credit for the killing of the IS leader, but will it really change anything given that the group no longer exists as… Read More ›

Lawyer says whistleblower willing to answer written questions from Republicans

Lawyer says whistleblower willing to answer written questions from Republicans

Mark Zaid, an attorney for the anonymous whistleblower whose allegations about President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine ignited the House impeachment inquiry into the President,… Read More ›