Politics

Michael Cohen sentenced

NEW YORK CITY (NBC) – Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen was sentenced Wednesday. Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison and fined $50,000. U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley III described Cohen as losing his moral compass somewhere down the line …

Google CEO faces Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Tech giant Google was in the spotlight Tuesday on Capitol Hill, with lawmakers searching for answers to accusations of political bias influencing the search engines product. The president and other Republicans have accused the tech giant of …

Cohen filings spark talks of Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Two key court filings released Friday by federal prosecutors in New York and special counsel Robert Mueller show possible political and legal trouble ahead for President Trump. The documents concern President Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen. …

President Trump announces Cabinet picks

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – President Trump has nominated William Barr to sever as the nation’s next attorney general. Barr served in the same post under President George H.W. Bush. “He was my first choice from day one, respected by Republicans and …

Congress passes spending bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congress passed a short-term spending bill avoiding a partial government shutdown. Both the house and senate passed the measure today by voice vote. President Trump is expected to sign the legislation which provides funding for the Department of Homeland …

Ceasefire declared in U.S.-China trade dispute

BEIJING, China (APTN/NBC) – A U.S.-Chinese ceasefire on tariffs gives jittery companies and investors a respite but is no sign the two sides have changed stances in a war over Beijing’s technology ambitions that threatens to chill global economic growth. Asian stock …