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Senators sworn in as jurors in Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial

There will likely not be enough votes to convict former President Donald Trump. GOP Sen. Rand Paul held a vote on whether the trial itself is unconstitutional, because Trump is no longer in office.
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Senators sworn in as jurors in Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial
January 27, 2021, 3:08 AM

To achieve unity, we need the Trump impeachment trial: OPINION

Failing to establish truth will could doom us to repeat past mistakes.
January 27, 2021, 3:08 AM
To achieve unity, we need the Trump impeachment trial: OPINION
January 27, 2021, 2:04 AM

The Breakdown: Senators sworn in as impeachment trial jurors

Plus, President Joe Biden signs executive order on racial equity, and COVID-19 variants spread worldwide.
January 27, 2021, 2:04 AM
The Breakdown: Senators sworn in as impeachment trial jurors
January 26, 2021, 5:01 PM

Former President Trump to face historic 2nd impeachment trial

Senior Washington reporter Devin Dwyer discusses the unprecedented trial, and what needs to happen for former President Donald Trump to be convicted, plus, President Biden weighs in on the trial.
January 26, 2021, 5:01 PM
Former President Trump to face historic 2nd impeachment trial
January 26, 2021, 4:32 PM

Georgia governor responds to Trump’s comments, Capitol insurrection

Gov. Brian Kemp talks about former President Donald Trump’s call for his resignation, Georgia’s vaccine rollout and more.
January 26, 2021, 4:32 PM
Georgia governor responds to Trump’s comments, Capitol insurrection
January 26, 2021, 2:35 PM

Texas man pleads guilty in plot to attack Trump Tower

A Texas man has pleaded guilty to a terror charge after authorities accused him of plotting attacks on the White House and Trump Tower in New York City
January 26, 2021, 2:35 PM
Texas man pleads guilty in plot to attack Trump Tower
January 26, 2021, 10:13 AM

Senate receives impeachment article as Republicans are split on convicting Trump

Some Republican senators have been speaking out against the historic second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. “Nightline” speaks to Rep. Joe Neguse, one of the impeachment managers.
January 26, 2021, 10:13 AM
Senate receives impeachment article as Republicans are split on convicting Trump
January 26, 2021, 10:08 AM

Twitter permanently bans My Pillow CEO

Twitter has permanently banned My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell’s account after he continually perpetuated the baseless claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election
January 26, 2021, 10:08 AM
Twitter permanently bans My Pillow CEO
January 26, 2021, 5:23 AM

House delivers Trump impeachment article to Senate

House Democrats delivered an article of impeachment charging former President Donald Trump with inciting the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, signaling the start of his second impeachment trial.
January 26, 2021, 5:23 AM
House delivers Trump impeachment article to Senate
January 26, 2021, 5:19 AM

House delivers article of impeachment against Trump to Senate

Sen. Patrick Leahy will lead the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump next month. Dominion Voting Systems has filed a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani.
January 26, 2021, 5:19 AM
House delivers article of impeachment against Trump to Senate
January 26, 2021, 5:17 AM

What to expect from Senate impeachment trial of Trump

ABC consultant Kate Shaw discusses the constitutionality of impeaching a former president, Sen. Patrick Leahy’s role at the trial, and former President Donald Trump’s potential defenses.
January 26, 2021, 5:17 AM
What to expect from Senate impeachment trial of Trump
January 25, 2021, 10:53 PM

Impeachment trial shake-up

Sen. Patrick Leahy will preside over the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump.
January 25, 2021, 10:53 PM
Impeachment trial shake-up
January 25, 2021, 6:29 PM

Trump impeachment trial: House to submit article of impeachment to Senate today

Senate impeachment trial is set to begin Feb. 8, plus, more on voting systems company Dominion filing a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani.
January 25, 2021, 6:29 PM
Trump impeachment trial: House to submit article of impeachment to Senate today
January 25, 2021, 6:13 PM

Supreme Court ends Trump emoluments lawsuits

The Supreme Court has brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency
January 25, 2021, 6:13 PM
Supreme Court ends Trump emoluments lawsuits
January 25, 2021, 12:51 PM

Article of impeachment against Trump to be delivered Monday

The House of Representatives is set to hand-deliver the article to the Senate, setting the stage for the first impeachment trial of a former president in American history.
January 25, 2021, 12:51 PM
Article of impeachment against Trump to be delivered Monday
January 23, 2021, 7:46 PM

MyPillow Guy among the Trump acolytes picking up the torch

Businessman better known as the MyPillow Guy weighs a run for Minnesota governor
January 23, 2021, 7:46 PM
January 23, 2021, 1:52 PM

For Trump supporters in Biden’s America, what does unity look like?

Supporters of former President Donald Trump react to President Biden's election win and inauguration and what they think about the future.
January 23, 2021, 1:52 PM
For Trump supporters in Biden’s America, what does unity look like?
January 23, 2021, 12:38 AM

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announces Trump impeachment trial to start week of Feb. 8

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Friday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi would send the Trump impeachment article to the Senate Monday, triggering a trial.
January 23, 2021, 12:38 AM
Sen. Schumer announces Trump impeachment trial to start week of Feb. 8
January 22, 2021, 1:36 PM

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to propose delay of Trump impeachment trial

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she is "ready" to send the Trump impeachment article to the Senate, but is waiting for answers on how a trial would work.
January 22, 2021, 1:36 PM
Republican leader Mitch McConnell proposes delay of Trump impeachment trial
January 22, 2021, 12:38 PM

Trump names first lawyer for impeachment hearing as McConnell seeks delay in trial

The former president has hired South Carolina attorney Butch Bowers to be part of his defense team, as the Senate Minority Leader insisted that the trial be delayed one month to allow “due process.”
January 22, 2021, 12:38 PM
Trump names first lawyer for impeachment hearing as McConnell seeks delay in trial
January 22, 2021, 12:40 AM

Secret Service protection extended to Trump family members, ex-staffers

Former President Trump's four adult children and their two spouses are receiving Secret Service protection for six more months following Trump's departure from office.
January 22, 2021, 12:40 AM
Secret Service protection extended to Trump family members, ex-staffers
January 21, 2021, 10:57 PM

Facebook passes final decision to ban Trump to oversight board

Facebook said Thursday it was deferring its decision to indefinitely suspend Donald Trump's account to its Oversight Board.
January 21, 2021, 10:57 PM
Facebook passes final decision to ban Trump to oversight board
January 21, 2021, 10:22 PM

Trump returns to a business empire ravaged by pandemic

Donald Trump is returning to a family business ravaged by pandemic shutdowns, with revenue plunging more than 40 percent at his Doral golf property, his Washington hotel and both his Scottish resorts over the past year
January 21, 2021, 10:22 PM
January 21, 2021, 5:53 PM

Pelosi addresses next steps in impeachment trial of former President Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the insurrection on Capitol Hill was traumatic for staff members.
January 21, 2021, 5:53 PM
Pelosi addresses next steps in impeachment trial of former President Trump
January 21, 2021, 5:23 PM

Former President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial

White House Correspondent MaryAlice Parks discusses what to expect ahead of the Senate trial as they await the impeachment articles from the House, plus, Biden will invoke the Defense Production Act.
January 21, 2021, 5:23 PM
Former President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial
January 21, 2021, 5:05 PM

'Just move on': Republicans grapple with post-Trump future

President Joe Biden’s inauguration represents a new high point for Democrats, who have assumed control of Congress and expelled Donald Trump from the White House
January 21, 2021, 5:05 PM
'Just move on': Republicans grapple with post-Trump future
January 21, 2021, 2:00 PM

Presidential historian: 'We’ve rarely seen America so fractured'

Historian Mark Updegrove speaks about the importance of seeing outgoing and incoming presidents together on Inauguration Day and the challenge of uniting the country.
January 21, 2021, 2:00 PM
Presidential historian: 'We’ve rarely seen America so fractured'
January 21, 2021, 2:00 PM

Trump family heads to Florida

Former President Donald Trump, along with his wife and three of his children, relocated to the Sunshine State, but Mar-a-Lago will not be the final place he calls home.
January 21, 2021, 2:00 PM
Trump family heads to Florida
January 21, 2021, 10:43 AM

Trump releases taped 'farewell address'

The White House on Tuesday released a taped 'farewell address' from President Donald Trump on his final full day in office.
January 21, 2021, 10:43 AM
Trump releases taped 'farewell address'
January 21, 2021, 10:42 AM

Trump leaves White House hours before Biden's inauguration: 'Have a good life'

President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time as commander in chief shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday.
January 21, 2021, 10:42 AM
Trump leaves White House hours before Biden's inauguration: 'Have a good life'
January 21, 2021, 5:08 AM

Donald Trump exits the White House: ‘Have a good life’

Former President Donald Trump delivered a farewell speech on Joint Base Andrews hours before the inauguration of President Joe Biden. He ended the speech saying, “We will be back in some form.”
January 21, 2021, 5:08 AM
Donald Trump exits the White House: ‘Have a good life’
January 20, 2021, 8:37 PM

Trump issues last-minute pardon to ex-husband of Fox News' Jeanine Pirro

With less than an hour before his term ended, President Trump granted one final pardon to Albert Pirro, the ex-husband of Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro.
January 20, 2021, 8:37 PM
Trump issues last-minute pardon to ex-husband of Fox News' Jeanine Pirro
January 20, 2021, 8:25 PM

McConnell says Trump 'provoked' Capitol assault, 'fed lies' to mob

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is placing blame on President Donald Trump for inciting the mob of his supporters who attacked the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
January 20, 2021, 8:25 PM
McConnell says Trump 'provoked' Capitol assault, 'fed lies' to mob
January 20, 2021, 7:43 PM

Political aides who ran Trump's Washington frustrated at 'tarnished' legacy

Cabinet secretaries and political staff who helped to run President Trump's federal agencies expressed frustration at tarnished legacy of the administration.
January 20, 2021, 7:43 PM
Political aides who ran Trump's Washington frustrated at 'tarnished' legacy
January 20, 2021, 4:40 PM

Lil Wayne, Kodak Black get clemency; Joe Exotic does not

When President Donald Trump pardoned or commuted the sentences of more than 140 people in a last-minute clemency flurry the list included two rappers, Lil Wayne and Kodak Black
January 20, 2021, 4:40 PM
January 20, 2021, 3:33 PM

Trump leaves White House today, more unpopular than ever | FiveThirtyEight

FiveThirtyEight’s Galen Druke explores the factors that will influence the Senate’s trial of Donald Trump.
January 20, 2021, 3:33 PM
Trump leaves White House today, more unpopular than ever | FiveThirtyEight
January 20, 2021, 3:17 PM

Donald Trump speaks briefly as he departs the White House

Trump leaves the White House for the final time as president.
January 20, 2021, 3:17 PM
Donald Trump speaks briefly as he departs the White House
January 20, 2021, 2:24 PM

Donald Trump's final remarks as president

Trump delivers his final speech from Joint Andrews Air Force Base.
January 20, 2021, 2:24 PM
Donald Trump's final remarks as president
January 20, 2021, 2:08 PM

Donald Trump leaves White House for final time as president

President Donald Trump boarded Marine One with first lady Melania Trump.
January 20, 2021, 2:08 PM
Donald Trump leaves White House for final time as president
January 20, 2021, 12:21 PM

Trump departs White House, issues pardons in last hours of presidency

ABC News' chief Washington correspondent Jon Karl updates who will be at the farewell ceremony as the outgoing president's impeachment trial looms.
January 20, 2021, 12:21 PM
Trump departs White House, issues pardons in last hours of presidency
January 20, 2021, 11:40 AM

Trump pardons Bannon, other allies on final night in office

President Donald Trump late Tuesday issued a final batch of pardons and commutations to a group that included former White House strategist Steve Bannon.
January 20, 2021, 11:40 AM
Trump pardons Bannon, other allies on final night in office
January 20, 2021, 11:26 AM

Fully break or remain loyal: Republican voters reckon with GOP’s future after Trump

Republicans are now facing an identity crisis and open fissures from within as the party reckons with its future after President Donald Trump.
January 20, 2021, 11:26 AM
Fully break or remain loyal: Republican voters reckon with GOP’s future after Trump
January 20, 2021, 11:14 AM

A look at Trump's economic legacy

He has become the first president since Herbert Hoover during the Great Depression to depart office with fewer jobs in the country than when he entered.
January 20, 2021, 11:14 AM
A look at Trump's economic legacy
January 20, 2021, 11:06 AM

How Trump obliterated norms and changed the presidency

President Donald Trump made the presidency all about him.
January 20, 2021, 11:06 AM
Trump obliterated norms and chipped away at institutions – until the very end
January 20, 2021, 10:21 AM

Legacy of lies -- how Trump weaponized mistruths during his presidency

Despite reporters' best fact-checking efforts, the truth became a matter of debate under the Trump administration. Here's a look at four notable falsehoods from Trump.
January 20, 2021, 10:21 AM
Legacy of lies -- how Trump weaponized mistruths during his presidency
January 20, 2021, 8:26 AM

Reflecting on Trump’s 4 years as president through his tweets

The president used Twitter to insult and spread conspiracies, to amplify fringe voices, to announce he had COVID-19 and, finally, to encourage insurrectionists before he was deplatformed.
January 20, 2021, 8:26 AM
Reflecting on Trump’s 4 years as president through his tweets
January 20, 2021, 5:21 AM

Trump releases recorded video message on his last day as president

In his video message Tuesday, President Donald Trump did not mention Joe Biden’s name or call Biden President-elect. Trump is expected to make last-minute pardons and commutations, sources say.
January 20, 2021, 5:21 AM
Trump releases recorded video message on his last day as president
January 20, 2021, 3:53 AM

McConnell: Trump 'provoked' Capitol siege, mob was fed lies

Trump's impeachment is forcing GOP senators to re-evaluate their relationship.
January 20, 2021, 3:53 AM
January 20, 2021, 1:29 AM

Fired DHS cybersecurity head Chris Krebs says Trump should be convicted for inciting insurrection

Christopher Krebs was fired by Trump in mid-November over Twitter.
January 20, 2021, 1:29 AM
Fired DHS cybersecurity head says Trump should be convicted for inciting insurrection
January 19, 2021, 10:21 PM

Trump delivers farewell address

President Donald Trump released a video touting his accomplishments on his last full day in office.
January 19, 2021, 10:21 PM
Trump delivers farewell address