Ambassador to Testify No Quid Pro Quo Assurance Was Trump’s

A U.S. ambassador is expected to tell Congress that his text message reassuring another envoy that there was no quid pro quo in their interactions with Ukraine was based solely on what President Donald Trump told him, according to a person familiar with his upcoming testimony in the impeachment probe.

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Corruption Caused 737 Max Crash, Engineer Says

Ethiopian Airlines’ former chief engineer says in a whistleblower complaint filed with regulators that the carrier went into the maintenance records on a Boeing 737 Max jet a day after it crashed this year, a breach he calls part of a pattern of corruption that included fabricating documents, signing off on shoddy repairs and even beating those who got out of line.

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Trump & Giuliani Sought Profits for Cronies in Ukraine

As Rudy Giuliani was pushing Ukrainian officials last spring to investigate one of Donald Trump’s main political rivals, a group of people with ties to the president and his personal lawyer were also active in the former Soviet republic. Their aims were profit, not politics.

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UN Meeting Revealed World in a Really Bad Mood

The planet is heating. Island nations are slipping away. A Pakistan-India nuclear war could be a “bloodbath.” Governments aren’t working together like they used to. Polarization is tearing us apart. Killing. Migration. Poverty. Corruption. Inequality. Sovereignty violations. Helplessness. Hopelessness.

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