Nadler on impeachment: 'We may get to that, we may not'
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler called President Trump’s repeated efforts to thwart the investigation as outlined in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report potential grounds for impeachment.
04/21/2019 - 01:01 PM
Trump lawyer Giuliani says 'there's nothing wrong with taking information from Russians'
Defending President Trump’s campaign for its willingness to accept help from Russia in the 2016 presidential election, Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani said there was “nothing wrong” with a campaign taking information from foreign sources.
04/21/2019 - 12:03 PM
The many, many times Trump has said he was only joking
This is a problem because Trump has a habit of saying outrageous, inflammatory and offensive things that he, or his minions, explain away as jokes, or with some variation of “he didn’t mean it.”
04/20/2019 - 11:02 AM
A call for impeachment exposes Democratic divisions
A growing number of Democrats are calling President Trump to be impeached, but House leadership and some of the 2020 presidential candidates oppose the push.
04/19/2019 - 09:31 PM
After the Mueller report — what comes next?
What happened: Attorney General William Barr has released a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s long-awaited report on his probe into Russia’s effort to influence the 2016 presidential election and whether President Trump’s campaign was involved. The 448-page document included many revelations, including, as Yahoo News’ Michael Isikoff reports, that Trump committed “multiple acts” aimed at obstructing the investigation but was saved from being charged with a crime in part because his top aides refused to carry out his orders. What’s being debated and what comes next: All eyes are now on Congress, and lawmakers are now tasked with deciding whether to pursue impeachment proceedings or whether they should close the book and look forward.
04/19/2019 - 05:21 PM
Romney 'sickened' by Trump administration 'dishonesty' exposed by Mueller report
The senator from Utah becomes the first Republican lawmaker to criticize the president in the wake of the release of the report.
04/19/2019 - 04:46 PM
Trump's 'total and complete exoneration' turns out to be fake news
The president returned to his portrayal of Robert Mueller's report as "fabricated & totally untrue."
04/19/2019 - 03:39 PM
2020 Vision: Warren is first major candidate to call for impeachment as Mueller fallout continues
Sen. Elizabeth Warren focused on Attorney General William Barr’s conduct — and not one mentioned impeachment.
04/19/2019 - 02:45 PM
Trump was ‘fighting for his political life,’ his former lawyer says, explaining attacks on Mueller
In 2017 and 2018, Cobb played a pivotal role in organizing the White House response to the Mueller investigation, negotiating agreements to turn over documents and allow interviews with White House officials.
04/19/2019 - 01:20 PM
Trump attacks 'total bulls***' in 'the Crazy Mueller Report'
President Trump on Friday lashed out at the damning portrayal of his presidency in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, attacking witnesses who gave the special counsel notes to back up their testimony.
04/19/2019 - 09:49 AM
Sanders defends her Comey lie as 'slip of the tongue.' Then she lies again.
After special counsel Robert Mueller’s report revealed she had lied about the reaction to James Comey’s firing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders went on a Friday-morning media blitz attempting to reestablish her credibility. It resulted in her telling more lies.
04/19/2019 - 09:40 AM
George Conway calls for impeachment: 'Trump is a cancer on the presidency'
The husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway believes the Mueller report is so “damning” for President Trump that he should be impeached immediately.
04/18/2019 - 10:15 PM
Ivanka Trump’s Russian contacts included a Kremlin-linked fashion blogger
Ivanka Trump, the president’s daughter and a top White House adviser, was involved in several of the contacts between Russia and the commander-in-chief’s inner circle.
04/18/2019 - 05:58 PM
The biggest revelations in the Mueller report
Key takeaways from the 448-page, moderately redacted special counsel report.
04/18/2019 - 03:16 PM
Trump sought to obstruct Mueller — but White House aides wouldn't do it, report finds
But when faced with Trump’s demands that they protect him and shut down the Russia probe, the president’s minions repeatedly disobeyed him, the report states.
04/18/2019 - 03:00 PM
Nadler prepares subpoena for full Mueller report
The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says he will seek grand jury information, setting up a legal battle with the Justice Department.
04/18/2019 - 02:29 PM
Sarah Sanders invented story about FBI agents' reaction to Comey firing, Mueller report says
The then-deputy press secretary told reporters that Trump had heard from "countless" members of the FBI who had lost confidence in Comey. But in her testimony to federal investigators, Sanders admitted she made that up.
04/18/2019 - 01:59 PM
Mueller report: Trump asked aides to help find Clinton's 'missing' emails
Donald Trump personally directed his advisers and contacts to help find former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s “missing” 30,000 emails, according to special counsel Robert Mueller’s report.
04/18/2019 - 01:25 PM
Mueller report quotes Trump’s reaction to Russia investigation: 'I'm f***ed'
Thursday as Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report was released, President Trump said he was “having a good day.” This is terrible,” Trump told former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Sessions’ of staff Jody Hunt when he learned about Mueller’s appointment.
04/18/2019 - 01:24 PM
'It's a report he did for me': Barr shoots down questions over handling of Mueller probe
Attorney General William Barr ended his press conference about special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Thursday after a testy exchange with reporters who questioned him about the notion that he was trying to “protect” President Trump.
04/18/2019 - 11:44 AM
Trump as Mueller report is released: 'I'm having a good day'
At a previously scheduled White House event on Thursday, President Trump made his first public remarks on the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report.
04/18/2019 - 11:44 AM
Full text: The Mueller report
On Thursday, Attorney General William Barr released special counsel Robert Muellert’s redacted report on Russian interference in the 2016 election — and whether President Trump obstructed his probe.
04/18/2019 - 11:34 AM
In his report, Mueller invites Congress to investigate Trump obstruction
The special counsel says "Congress has the authority to prohibit a president's corrupt use of his authority."
04/18/2019 - 11:24 AM
Mueller report: How we got here and where we're going
Before the redacted Mueller report is released, following Attorney General William Barr’s Thursday-morning press conference, here are the moments that brought us to it.
04/18/2019 - 10:51 AM
Trump celebrates Mueller report with another 'Game of Thrones' meme
President Trump has embraced “Game of Thrones” yet again. He tweeted a photo of himself juxtaposed next to the hit HBO’s show’s signature fonts.
04/18/2019 - 10:39 AM
Barr cites '10 episodes' in Mueller report detailing possible Trump obstruction
Attorney General William Barr briefed reporters ahead of his release of a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Trump campaign's ties to Russia during the 2016 presidential election.
04/18/2019 - 09:26 AM
Full coverage: Mueller report is released
Trump sought to obstruct justice — but White House aides wouldn’t do it, special counsel concludes.
04/18/2019 - 09:00 AM
Why Mueller's report won't matter much in 2020
Democrats already know how they feel about Trump. What they want is a nominee who won’t become inexorably swallowed up in Trump’s all-consuming vortex of personal insults and cultural smears.
04/18/2019 - 05:00 AM
Trump allies say they're 'not concerned' about the Mueller report
Ahead of the scheduled Thursday morning release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, allies of President Trump have a simple message: Move along, nothing to see here.
04/17/2019 - 08:48 PM
Key Democratic chairs call on Barr to cancel press conference on Mueller report
Rep. Jerry Nadler called his own press conference to decry the move by Attorney General William Barr.
04/17/2019 - 08:24 PM
U.S. ban on Chinese telecom equipment moves forward amid concerns
A ban on U.S. government business deals with several Chinese telecom companies, including Huawei and ZTE, is on track to be implemented by late summer, according to the Pentagon.
04/17/2019 - 02:55 PM
Sol Pais, woman 'infatuated' with Columbine, found dead with self-inflicted gunshot wound
Sol Pais, the 18-year-old Florida woman who was said to be “infatuated” with the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School, was found dead Wednesday.
04/17/2019 - 02:11 PM
Time honors Brett Kavanaugh on 'Most Influential' list — along with his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
Time magazine’s inclusion of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accused him of sexual assault, Christine Blasey Ford, prompted criticism from those who believed her allegations.
04/17/2019 - 12:08 PM
Louisiana law could be first abortion case heard by new SCOTUS
As anti-abortion legislation sweeps across the country, Yahoo News travels to Louisiana to explore the story behind its anti-abortion law, Act 620.
04/17/2019 - 11:03 AM
'What's with @FoxNews?': Trump fumes after Bernie Sanders town hall
Bernie Sanders drew big ratings and rave reviews for his Fox News town hall on Monday night. And President Trump isn’t happy about it.
04/17/2019 - 09:11 AM
Swizz Beatz, Alicia Keys’s husband, says hip-hop industry lacks compassion
Iconic hip-hop producer and Alicia Keys’s husband, Swizz Beatz, isn’t afraid to tell his guy friends he loves them.
04/17/2019 - 09:01 AM
Should we expand the Supreme Court?
Commentators say a knockdown battle over every open Supreme Court seat is demoralizing for the country and cements the perception of the court as a political body. There have been a number of Supreme Court reform proposals discussed over the years.
04/17/2019 - 05:00 AM
Revealed: The U.S. military's 36 code-named operations in Africa
Yahoo News has assembled a list of three dozen code-named operations across Africa. While the Pentagon has acknowledged the names, locations and purposes of some of these operations, others are far lower profile. Almost all are unknown to the general public.
04/17/2019 - 05:00 AM
Ocasio-Cortez backs boycott of New York Post over cover attacking Ilhan Omar
The freshman Democrat voices her support for a boycott of one of her hometown newspapers.
04/16/2019 - 05:48 PM
Pelosi: 'No taint' of anti-Semitism in Democratic Party
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that the Democratic Party has not been tainted by anti-Semitism, disputing claims by President Trump and his Republican supporters.
04/16/2019 - 05:29 PM
Trump on Omar: 'She's got a way about her that is very, very bad'
President Trump continued to criticize Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., a day after the congresswoman said a video the president posted had led to an increase in death threats against her.
04/16/2019 - 10:03 AM
Ocasio-Cortez admits bungling the Green New Deal rollout
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says the biggest mistake she's made in her first months as a freshman congresswoman was how the rollout of the so-called Green New Deal was handled.
04/16/2019 - 09:21 AM
Trump won't save the air and water — but cities can
The near-miraculous recovery of the Cuyahoga is a testament to the efforts of local officials — and to the success of the Clean Water Act.
04/16/2019 - 05:00 AM
Bernie Sanders gets support for 'Medicare for All' proposal from Fox News audience
The Vermont senator gets a surprising response from the conservative network's viewers.
04/15/2019 - 08:08 PM
Cardinals Dolan and O'Malley pray for Notre Dame
The leaders of the Catholic church in in New York and Boston react to the tragic fire in Paris.
04/15/2019 - 05:46 PM
William Weld to challenge 'unstable' Trump for the 2020 Republican nomination
Donald Trump has his first Republican challenger for 2020.
04/15/2019 - 05:26 PM
AOC: 'I don’t regret opposing' Amazon headquarters deal
Days after Amazon pulled out of the deal with the city, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo blasted Democrats like Ocasio-Cortez over their opposition. Ocasio-Cortez disagrees with the governor.
04/15/2019 - 03:43 PM
PHOTOS: Fire breaks out at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris
A fire broke out at the landmark Notre Dame Cathedral in central Paris, potentially involving renovation works being carried out at the site, the fire service said.Images posted on social media showed flames and huge clouds of smoke billowing above the roof of the gothic cathedral, the most visited historic monument in Europe.
04/15/2019 - 01:58 PM
Fire erupts at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris
Hundreds of people gathered in the streets below to watch the blaze, some in tears, others simply shouting its name. A fire official told Agence France-Presse that the main structure is "saved and preserved.”
04/15/2019 - 01:37 PM
AOC on 'Game of Thrones' finale: It'd be 'badass' if it ended in democracy
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., offered an optimistic view on the potential conclusion of “Game of Thrones.”
04/15/2019 - 01:28 PM
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