Nadler says Trump would have been charged with obstruction had he not been President

Former White House counsel Don McGahn will not appear Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers said in a letter Monday, defying the committee’s subpoena. Why this matters: It’s a move that appears to set the stage…

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Special counsel’s team hesitant about Mueller testifying publicly, part of hold up securing testimony

The special counsel’s team has expressed the notion that Mueller does not want to appear political after staying behind the scenes for two years and not speaking as he conducted his investigation into President Donald…

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Don McGahn did not attend his House hearing. The hearing happened anyway.

The first witness who did not show for his scheduled hearing, Attorney General William Barr, was later voted by the committee to be held in contempt over not giving Congress the undredacted Mueller report. Now…

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Vienna Beef recalls hot dogs that might contain metal fragments

The recalled Chicago-style dogs — all packaged in 10-pound cases of Skinless Beef Frankfurters with EST. 1 inside the USDA mark of inspection — were shipped to food service locations in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin,…

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Live: Don McGahn skips House hearing on the Mueller report

Former White House counsel Don McGahn will not appear Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers said in a letter Monday, defying the committee’s subpoena. Why this matters: It’s a move that appears to set the stage…

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Sea levels may rise much faster than previously predicted, swamping coastal cities such as Shanghai, study finds

The study, which was released Monday, says sea levels may rise much faster than previously estimated due to the accelerating melting of ice sheets in both Greenland and Antarctica. The international researchers predict that in…

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A baby cut from his mother’s womb after she was killed opens his eyes

In the photo, taken Sunday by a student pastor, the baby is being held by his father Yovany Lopez. The infant is attached to various tubes and appears to be asleep in his father’s arms….

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Democrats divided over impeachment as Pelosi backs go-slow approach

The tensions displayed behind closed doors underscore the growing divide within the caucus about how to proceed in the face of White House resistance to all its demands, as Pelosi and her top confidants argue…

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Trump calls out Fox for booking Democrats, showing his disregard for journalism

He’s talking about the presence of Democrats on Fox News. Last month he complained about Fox News’ town hall with Bernie Sanders. And on Sunday he said Fox wasted its airtime on a town hall…

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After 19 tornadoes ripped through 4 states, millions are now under flash flooding threat

At least 19 tornadoes swept through central Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri and Arkansas Monday, carrying warnings of “considerable” damage to homes, businesses and vehicles with the possibility of “complete destruction.” Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas were still…

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