More than a third of Republicans say Trump probably broke the law. Most still don't want him removed from office.

2:30 p.m.

Longtime PBS anchor Jim Lehrer dies at 85

1:55 p.m.

The world is less than 2 'minutes' from doomsday, atomic scientists warn

12:47 p.m.

Annabella Sciorra tells jurors Harvey Weinstein raped her in harrowing testimony: 'He kept coming at me'

12:46 p.m.

Michael Bloomberg gets another moderate mayor's endorsement from San Francisco's London Breed

11:18 a.m.

Marianne Williamson backs Andrew Yang in Iowa caucuses because 'we need to lighten up'

10:26 a.m.

Bernie Sanders now has a dramatic lead in New Hampshire, new poll shows

10:04 a.m.

Ousted Grammys CEO alleges 'conflicts of interest' within Academy 'taint the results' of awards

9:44 a.m.

Steven Mnuchin tells Greta Thunberg to go study economics

8:26 a.m.

A slim majority of Americans, quarter of young Republicans, want the Senate to remove Trump, Pew finds

7:11 a.m.

Late night hosts found some lighter moments, heavy napping at Trump's impeachment trial

5:35 a.m.

3 Americans dead in plane crash while fighting Australia wildfires

4:22 a.m.

1 dead, 7 injured after downtown Seattle shooting incident

3:42 a.m.

Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee advise GOP senators to save themselves, subpoena Trump's secrets

2:54 a.m.

With her proud students watching, Florida teacher becomes a U.S. citizen

1:31 a.m.

Watch highlights from Day 2 of Trump's impeachment trial, in which Democrats begin their prosecution

12:39 a.m.

Trump administration to finalize rule removing environmental protections for streams and wetlands

12:35 a.m.

Trump sets presidential record for most tweets in a single day

January 22, 2020
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2:30 p.m.
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