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Panel vote sends Trump impeachment charges to full House

The House Judiciary Committee voted to approve the articles of impeachment against President Trump Friday morning, after more than 14 hours of heated debate on Thursday.

House panel presses toward historic Trump impeachment vote

The House Judiciary Committee pressed toward a historic vote Thursday to approve articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Impeachment witness: Trump poses election ‘danger’

President Donald Trump’s efforts to “cheat to win an election” are a threat to national security, the top Democratic investigator testified Monday as the House Judiciary Committee pushes ahead with articles of impeachment.

Watchdog report: FBI’s Trump-Russia probe justified, no bias

The FBI was justified in opening its investigation into ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia and did not act with political bias, the Justice Department’s internal watchdog declared Monday.

Impeachment takeaways: History lessons, partisan feuds

The next phase of the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump moved to the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday with public hearings featuring professors of law who discussed the constitutional origins of Congress’ impeachment power.

Trump to decide if he wants lawyers at impeachment hearings

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee asked President Donald Trump on Friday to say whether he’ll send his attorneys to participate in impeachment proceedings before the panel.

Robert Mueller takes center stage at Russia probe hearings

Former special counsel Robert Mueller says Russia's efforts to interfere in U.S. elections is "among the most serious" challenges to American democracy. He is testifying before Congress on Wednesday morning.

GOP leader McConnell says ‘case closed’ on Mueller probe

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is declaring "case closed" on the Russia probe and potential obstruction by President Donald Trump, deriding Democrats who he says are "grieving" the result.

House subpoena for Mueller report escalates investigation

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Friday for special counsel's Robert Mueller's report as Congress escalates its investigation of President Donald Trump.

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SWAT officers attempt negotiating with man involved in standoff with police

Police and SWAT officers surrounded a Wilmington home after a man armed with a weapon barricaded himself inside for several hours early Monday morning.

Emmys updates: ‘Schitt’s Creek’ sweeps all comedy categories

The Emmy Awards are underway, but like everything else in 2020, the ceremony makes this a year like no other.

Lengthy process still ahead for Brunswick Town State Historic Site’s cleanup from Isaias

Some areas around the Cape Fear have mostly finished cleaning up debris from Hurrican Isaias, but others are still in the middle of what is turning out to be a long cleanup process. 

Trump pledges woman for court, pushes Senate to move on pick

After conducting what he joked was a “very scientific poll” of the Fayetteville crowd, as to whether supporters wanted a man or a woman, he declared the choice would be “a very talented, very brave woman.”