Dershowitz's 1998 comments on impeachment resurface ahead of Trump trial

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Alan Dershowitz, the celebrity lawyer and Harvard professor emeritus named to President Donald Trump’s legal team last week, is already facing questions about his defense of the president in...

Former Whitewater prosecutor slams Trump's impeachment defense

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- Paul Rosenzweig, the former senior counsel to Ken Starr, who led the Whitewater investigation into former President Bill Clinton that resulted in Clinton's...

GOP issues proposed rules as impeachment trial set to begin in earnest

drnadig/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- For a president who likes a good show and seems to thrive on chaos, the opening of his impeachment trial Tuesday could give him exactly that. Sources on Capitol Hill expect the first full...

Trump administration targets 'birth tourism' with new vetting plans for visas

yenwen/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration plans to move forward with a new rule aimed at stopping what it calls "birth tourism" -- pregnant women traveling to the U.S. to have a "citizen child," a State...

Rep. Elijah Cummings' widow running for Congress to 'continue the fight' for democracy

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow in Rep. Elijah Cummings, talks to the hosts of ABC's "The View," for Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 20, 2020. - (Lou Rocco/Walt Disney Television)(WASHINGTON) -- Maya Rockeymoore...

Record cash flooding US elections 10 years after Citizens United

NoDerog/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- American elections have long been awash in cash, but a decade after the Supreme Court eliminated limits on political spending by outside groups, watchdogs say the system is drowning in it. ...

Ahead of trial, Sens. Booker, Shelby disagree whether Trump's actions impeachable

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The historic third presidential impeachment trial resumes on Tuesday, placing senators in the unusual position of serving as both judge and jury as they close in on rendering a verdict in the case...

As Democrats push for witnesses in Senate trial, Alan Dershowitz slams impeachment case

ABC News(NEW YORK) --  Alan Dershowitz, a Harvard professor emeritus who recently joined President Donald Trump's defense team, made the constitutional case against impeachment in an interview on ABC's "This Week"...

House impeachment managers file case brief against Trump ahead of Senate trial

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats filed a brief on Saturday outlining their formal case against President Donald Trump, as the Senate impeachment trial is set to continue next week. The brief --...

National Archives apologizes for altering image critical of Trump

National Archives/Twitter(WASHINGTON) --  The National Archives put out an apology on Saturday after admitting to digitally altering a photo with references they deemed inappropriate, including signs critical of...

Giuliani associate Parnas texted with Trump campaign donors, including about Ukraine efforts

Stephanie Keith/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas was in contact with at least two major Trump campaign donors-- one with an official role in the Republican National Committee-- during his...

Trump impeachment trial complicates 2020 Democrats' time on campaign trail

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial has scrambled the Democratic primary, forcing senators in the race to overhaul their schedules in the final stretch before the...

Andrew Yang's wife Evelyn says she was sexually assaulted by her doctor during pregnancy

Motortion/iStock(NEW YORK) --  Presidential candidate Andrew Yang’s wife, Evelyn Yang, claims she was sexually assaulted by her OBGYN while she was pregnant with her first son, revelations she said she shared on...

Bloomberg gets 45-day extension on financial disclosures from FEC

Scott Heins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Federal Election Commission on Friday granted Mike Bloomberg's campaign an additional 45 days to file his mandatory personal financial disclosure form. That extended deadline,...

Trump administration announces proposals to loosen guidelines for school meals

Melissa Kopka/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration announced a set of proposals on Friday that will loosen school and summer meal guidelines, further weakening one of former first lady Michelle Obama's signature...

Pompeo denies knowledge of any surveillance on Yovanovitch but says US will investigate

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday denied having knowledge of any surveillance conducted on former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch -- whose ouster is now at the...

DNC outlines qualifying criteria for ABC News debate, adds new delegate threshold

Niyazz/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Democratic National Committee announced the qualifying rules for the Democratic debate on Feb. 7, the first matchup after voting begins, which will be hosted by ABC News, ABC's New...

Weapons ban at Virginia Capitol planned before gun rights rally

ablokhin/iStock(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) -- Virginia is slated to begin its five-day ban on weapons from Capitol grounds Friday night in anticipation of Monday's Lobby Day against pending gun control legislation. Efforts by gun...

Biden nets endorsement from a key Alabama representative, the 11th Congressional Black Caucus member

Samuel Corum-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden earned the endorsement of Alabama's lone Democratic U.S. House member Friday morning, Rep. Terri Sewell, the 11th member of the Congressional...

Trump hits back at Senate impeachment trial during WH ceremony honoring LSU champs

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump, while honoring the college football national champions from Louisiana State University amid his Senate trial on Friday, called out...

Ice jam causing minor flooding in central Nebraska

Ice jam causing minor flooding in central Nebraska

Armed Kearney man arrested following overnight standoff

Armed Kearney man arrested following overnight standoff

Broken Bow swears in new Mayor

Broken Bow swears in new Mayor

The search for a Beaver City man scaled back

The search for a Beaver City man scaled back

Ogallala Dominates Valentine For Fifth Straight Victory

Ogallala Dominates Valentine For Fifth Straight Victory

Rockies' Arenado feels disrespected over trade rumors

Rockies' Arenado feels disrespected over trade rumors

Porter helps Nuggets overtake struggling T-wolves

Porter helps Nuggets overtake struggling T-wolves

Monday's local scoreboard, Jan. 20

Monday's local scoreboard, Jan. 20

WNCC hosts Lamar Tuesday in sub-region contests

WNCC hosts Lamar Tuesday in sub-region contests

Sabonis’ triple-double leads Pacers past Nuggets

Sabonis’ triple-double leads Pacers past Nuggets