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Schiff brings lip-reading witnesses and angry bureaucrats into impeachment theater

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The impeachment circus remains in full swing on Capitol Hill, with the Democrats’ latest star witness apparently overhearing an incriminating phone call and raging at Trump daring to set his own foreign policy agenda. David Holmes, a low-level staffer at the US embassy in Kiev, appeared on Capitol Hill for questioning on Thursday. Holmes provided Read More

Embassy official gives colorful account of overheard Trump call: ‘Loud and recognizable’

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David Holmes, an official at the U.S. Embassy in Kiev, delivered a lively description at Thursday’simpeachment hearing of the phone call he apparently overheard between U.S. Ambassador to theEuropean Union Gordan Sondland and President Trump the day after the president’s now-famous call with Ukraine’s leader. Previous testimony already revealed that Holmes overheard Trump asking about an “investigation,” on the Read More

Josh Duggar’s place of employment raided by Homeland Security after family denies previous report

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Homeland Security agents paid a visit to the car dealership in Arkansas where former reality star Josh Duggar works as part of an ongoing federal investigation, according to reports. The family denied a report earlier this week that the family home had been raided. However, it seems that the Duggars are in federal agents’ sights after Read More

Sondland declares quid pro quo, pundits call testimony damaging to Trump

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<br> Ambassador Gordon Sondland testifies. The Donald Trump mega-donor who was awarded with an ambassadorship stepped into the impeachment spotlight Wednesday and said the president basically did what Democrats are accusing him of doing. Gordon Sondland, who had already changed his testimony once, delivered a torrent of words, but none more important than these: “Was Read More

Tax evaders or sky-high charity? VIDEO shows bundles of cash being tossed out of window in Indian office building

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Footage of Indian rupees raining down on a busy city street has spread across social media, with some speculating that the cash was hurled from an office building to prevent its seizure during a raid. In the video, bundles of 2,000 and 500 rupee notes ($28 and $7, respectively) are seen flying out of the Read More

Iran’s internet blackout reaches four-day mark

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A country of 80 million people – and practically no way to get online. Iran’s internet shutdown has lasted for four days now, sparking international concern. Following protests over a sharp increase in fuel prices in the country, internet connections began to go dark beginning late on Saturday night, local time. On social media, Iranians Read More

Ken Starr says he’s ‘stunned’ by Sondland omission of Trump claim he wanted no ‘quid pro quo’

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Former Independent Counsel Ken Starr said on Wednesday that U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland had made a “shocking omission” from his testimony by omitting the fact thatPresident Trump told him: “I want nothing, I want no quid pro quo.” “I’m stunned that that comment would have not have come out in the opening Read More

Diamondback Energy Prices Offering of Senior Notes

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MIDLAND, Texas, Nov. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) (“Diamondback”) announced today that it has priced an offering of $1.0 billion of 2.875% senior notes that will mature on December 1, 2024 (“the 2024 notes”), $800 million of 3.250% senior notes that will mature on December 1, 2026 (“the 2026 notes”) and Read More

Jordan slams Sondland for omitting Trump’s ‘no quid pro quo’ claim from statement

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Republican Rep. Jim Jordan blasted Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland for omitting President Trump’s apparent claim that he wanted “no quid pro quo” with Ukraine from his opening statement, during his testimony at Wednesday’s impeachment hearing. The story of the Trump-Sondland exchange emerged as a key moment for Republicans defending Trump’s role in the Ukraine Read More

Trump says ‘it’s all over’ for impeachment inquiry after Sondland testimony

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<br> President Trump addresses the testimony of Ambassador Sondland. President Trump on Wednesday said that Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee should exonerate him of any claims of wrongdoing in the ongoing impeachment inquiry into him. Speaking to reporters before departing on a scheduled trip to Texas, Trump Read More