Rep. Adam Schiff opens Trump impeachment trial arguments with a quote from Alexander Hamilton

Rep. Adam Schiff opens Trump impeachment trial arguments with a quote from Alexander Hamilton

CLOSEWASHINGTON — Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., a House manager in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, opened the first day of arguments with a nod to the country's founders.Quoting Alexander Hamilton, as he did just over a month ago during the House impeachment hearings, Schiff argued that the founder had warned against a leader who would "pursue…
Kansas indefinitely suspends Silvio De Sousa after Kansas State brawl

Kansas indefinitely suspends Silvio De Sousa after Kansas State brawl

CLOSEKansas coach Bill Self and forward Silvio De Sousa (22) walk off the court after a brawl broke out at the end of the team's game against...
DC attorney general sues Trump inaugural committee, businesses over $1 million spent at Trump hotel

DC attorney general sues Trump inaugural committee, businesses over $1 million spent at Trump...

CLOSEDonald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts 27 months ago. Now he's on a collision course with the Supreme Court on issues both political and personal. (Photo: Matt Rourke, AP)D.C.'s attorney general sued President Donald Trump's inaugural committee and companies on Wednesday, saying that the…
‘Be ready’: Mother of Kristin Smart, who went missing in 1996, says FBI told her news coming soon

‘Be ready’: Mother of Kristin Smart, who went missing in 1996, says FBI told...

Bob Highfill, The (Stockton, Calif.) Record Published 9:40 a.m. ET Jan. 22, 2020 | Updated 10:39 a.m. ET Jan. 22, 2020CLOSEThis is an undated family handout photo of Kristin Smart, 19. (Photo: Stockton Record handout via AP)STOCKTON, Calif. – Something may break soon in the case of Kristin Smart, the former Stockton resident and student at California Polytechnic…
Coronavirus death toll rises to 9 as experts consider declaring a public health emergency

Coronavirus death toll rises to 9 as experts consider declaring a public health emergency

CLOSEThe death toll from a new global virus threat rose to at least nine as experts from around the world gathered Wednesday in Switzerland to determine how to best manage the outbreak.The World Health Organization's emergency committee, meeting in Geneva, will recommend whether or not the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern – a PHEIC. The…
Chief Justice John Roberts drops ‘pettifogging’ bomb while reprimanding both sides in impeachment trial

Chief Justice John Roberts drops ‘pettifogging’ bomb while reprimanding both sides in impeachment trial

CLOSEWASHINGTON – Chief Justice John Roberts admonished both the House managers and the president’s counsel after a fiery back and forth during the debate over amendments to the resolution outlining the rules and format of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Roberts said he felt he had to "admonish" both sides "in equal terms to remember that they…
Impeachment trial, coronavirus, Equifax breach: 5 things you need to know Wednesday

Impeachment trial, coronavirus, Equifax breach: 5 things you need to know Wednesday

Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:54 a.m. ET Jan. 22, 2020 | Updated 7:28 a.m. ET Jan. 22, 2020CLOSETrump impeachment trial to resume Wednesday afternoonEarly Wednesday morning, the Senate – in a party-line vote of 53-47 – adopted a resolution that outlines basic rules for how President Donald Trump's impeachment trial will operate. The marathon hearing resulted…
Senate trial of President Donald Trump resumes with House Democrats arguing their case

Senate trial of President Donald Trump resumes with House Democrats arguing their case

CLOSEThis file will be updated throughout the day.WASHINGTON – The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump continues Wednesday at 1 p.m., as House Democrats explain their...
Senate trial of President Donald Trump resumes with House Democrats arguing their case

Senate trial of President Donald Trump resumes with House Democrats arguing their case

CLOSEThis file will be updated throughout the day.WASHINGTON – The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump continues Wednesday at 1 p.m., as House Democrats explain their...
Wild brawl erupts at end of Kansas-Kansas State rivalry game

Wild brawl erupts at end of Kansas-Kansas State rivalry game

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideA wild brawl erupted at the end of the rivalry game between Kansas and Kansas State on Tuesday.  With time ticking down in the No. 3 Jayhawks' big 81-60 victory at Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas big man Silvio De Sousa made an emphatic block on K-State's DaJuan Gordon, who had stripped the Jayhawks'…