Politics

Impeachment day four: Trump’s defense

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) Donald Trump’s legal team on Friday will lay out its case for exonerating the former president of inciting the January 6th insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. On Thursday House impeachment managers made their final attempt to convince senators …

Arizona bill would limit gender options

PHOENIX, Ariz. (KPNX/NBC News) — An Arizona state lawmaker is defending his controversial comments surrounding a bill that would limit state agencies to issue documents with only male and female gender options. House Bill 2725 calls for any document issued by any …

Impeachment day two: Trump’s words in focus

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) Opening their impeachment case, House managers on Wednesday turned former President Trump into a powerful witness against himself, using his own words as evidence he incited the attack on the U.S. Capitol and planted the seeds of the …

Biden announces sanctions after Myanmar coup

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – President Biden announced new sanctions against the government of Myanmar in response to what the president called a coup. Around 190 people have been arrested in relation to the military takeover since February 1, including democratic leader Aung …

Facebook to limit political content

MENLO PARK, Calif. (NBC) – Facebook announced Wednesday that it will start to limit political content in the news feed. Last month, Facebook said it will no longer recommend political groups to users and it would consider some steps limiting political content …

WATCH: Day 2 of Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – It’s day two of former President Trump’s impeachment trial. Wednesday, the prosecution begins building a case that Trump incited last month’s attack on the U.S. Capitol after starting Tuesday’s debate with an emotional video aiming to connect Trump …

Georgia opens investigation into Trump’s phone call

ATLANTA, Ga. (NBC) – An investigation into former President Donald Trump’s January 2nd phone call, attempting to overturn the results of the 2020 election, has been opened. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s office has opened the investigation into Trump’s phone call, …

WATCH: Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – History is being made on Capitol Hill Tuesday as the second impeachment trial for former President Trump starts. He is accused of inciting the January 6 attack on the Capitol. This could end up being the shortest impeachment …