Marie Yovanovitch, who served as U.S. ambassador to Ukraine until she was abruptly recalled in May of this year, testified publicly as part of the impeachment inquiry on Friday. As Yovanovitch answered questions about why President Trump had dismissed her, Trump took to Twitter to launch new attacks against her. Lisa Desjardins, Nick Schifrin and […]
Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch put a human face on the House impeachment proceedings Friday with riveting testimony about her career in the foreign service and abrupt removal by the White House from her post in Kiev earlier this year.
Roger Stone, former aide and longtime friend of President Trump, has been found guilty on seven felony counts, including obstructing a congressional investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Stone's trial revealed new details about the Trump campaign's interest in emails hacked by Russia -- and the verdict drew Trump's ire. Amna Nawaz talks […]
In our news wrap Friday, officials said a 16-year-old student clearly planned an attack on his Southern California high school but haven't yet determined a motive. The suspect remains in critical condition. Also, Iraqi security forces shot and killed three people in Baghdad, where thousands of protesters had gathered. Soldiers and police turned to tear […]
Unrest in Hong Kong is becoming increasingly violent. This week, a policeman shot a protester, a Beijing supporter was set on fire and an elderly man died after being hit by a brick. University campuses have become sites of clashes between riot police and protesters, exacerbating public anger toward police perceived as using excessive force. […]