Top Eight

Top eight CNS stories for today including the House Judiciary Committee hurtled President Donald Trump one step closer to impeachment for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress with a pair of party-line votes; The United States and China have formally agreed to a partial trade agreement; The Supreme Court agreed to hear Trump’s attempts to keep nearly a decade of his tax returns out of the hands of New York City prosecutors and congressional committees, and more.  

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Top Eight

Top eight CNS stories for today including British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was headed toward a major election victory and on course to take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by the end of January; The House Judiciary Committee reconvened the march to a historic and full vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump; Senator Elizabeth Warren accused her Democratic rivals of participating in the same “culture of corruption” as the billionaires and large corporations she routinely excoriates, and more.

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Nightly Brief

Top CNS stories for today including the Senate took up the Justice Department’s internal watchdog report on the origins of the Russia investigation; Joe Biden maintains a narrow lead among Iowa Democrats heading into the final weeks before the February caucuses; Myanmar leader and Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi returned to the United Nations’ highest court to deny that her country is committing genocide against Rohingya Muslims, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released two articles of impeachment accusing President Donald Trump of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress; Democrats announced an agreement with the Trump administration concerning trade with Canada and Mexico; The World Trade Organization entered a deep crisis after the U.S. blocked the appointment of new appellate judges, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including Democrats accused President Donald Trump of an ongoing campaign to interfere in the 2020 elections; The Justice Department’s internal watchdog released a 476-page report that largely refutes Republican claims that the investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 election was based on political motives; Amazon is contesting Microsoft’s $10 billion Pentagon contract, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including the House of Representatives updated the law that mandates oversight of certain states with records of discriminatory voting laws; American employers added 266,000 new jobs while the already low unemployment rate sank even further; A federal jury found that billionaire Elon Musk did not defame a British cave expert when he called him “pedo guy” in a tweet, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that Democrats plan to bring articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump; Former Secretary of State John Kerry endorsed Joe Biden in the Democratic primary race; A California think tank recommends the state improve entire freshwater ecosystem instead of prioritizing individual species recovery plans, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including three constitutional law scholars summoned before the House Judiciary Committee told lawmakers that President Donald Trump committed offenses that should lead to his impeachment; Hundreds of thousands of Americans are set to lose their food stamp benefits under tighter state requirements unveiled by the Trump administration; The International Criminal Court was packed as hearings began over whether prosecutors can investigate potential war crimes in Afghanistan, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including House Democrats published a turn-by-turn narrative of an unconstitutional political scheme they say was orchestrated by President Donald Trump and enabled by some of his closest confidantes; California Senator Kamala Harris announced she is dropping her presidential bid due to a lack of funding; The Second Circuit cleared the way for two House committees to access financial records Trump and his associates have stored in Deutsche Bank and Capital One, and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including the report that Democrats will use as the basis to impeach President Donald Trump comes up for review and a vote this week; A federal judge paved the way for Rudy Giuliani’s associate Lev Parnas to comply with a House subpoena for information relevant to the impeachment inquiry; Embattled GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter said he will plead guilty to federal charges of campaign finance fraud after claiming for over a year the prosecution against him was a “political witch hunt,” and more.

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Top CNS stories for today including a government watchdog said the Department of Homeland Security did not have technology it would need to track the families it separated; A federal judge agreed to postpone Michael Flynn’s sentencing after both sides requested a delay until the release of a Justice Department internal report on the investigation into Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign; The European Parliament finally voted in Ursula von der Leyen’s new European Commission, and more.

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