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Three people shot, wounded near Connecticut courthouse

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:44pm
Three people were shot outside of a courthouse in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Monday and were transported to hospitals with non-life-threatening wounds, the office of Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim said in a statement.

Four people shot outside Connecticut courthouse, conditions unknown

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:19pm
Four people were shot outside of a courthouse in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Monday and were transported to hospitals, the office of Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim said in a statement.

Accuser tells jury that Harvey Weinstein forced oral sex on her

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:16pm
One of the women who former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexually assaulting told a jury on Monday that he forced oral sex on her in his New York City home in 2006.

U.S. motorists drove less in November than year earlier

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:06pm
U.S. motorists traveled fewer miles in November than a year earlier, the U.S. Department of Transportation said in a report on Monday.

U.S. Republican Senator Murkowski says almost 'time' to decide on additional impeachment information

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:59am
Moderate U.S. Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said on Monday she is curious about what former White House national security adviser John Bolton has to say, following reports of his manuscript, and it is nearly time to consider whether senators weighing evidence in the impeachment trial need additional information.

FBI receives 'zero cooperation' from Prince Andrew in Epstein probe: Law enforcement source

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:43am
The FBI approached Britain's Prince Andrew for an interview in connection with its investigation into the activities and death of Jeffrey Epstein, a U.S. law enforcement source said on Monday.

Accuser says Harvey Weinstein forced oral sex on her

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:18am
One of the women Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexually assaulting told a jury on Monday that the former Hollywood producer forced oral sex on her in his New York City home in 2006.

At least two killed in Alabama marina fire: local media

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:08am
Fire at a lakefront marina in Alabama early on Monday killed at least two people and left eight others missing, local media reported, citing officials.

Factbox: Love and basketball - Profiles of Kobe helicopter crash victims

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:03am
As investigators probed the cause of a helicopter crash that killed former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others, profiles emerged of the victims who perished in the weekend tragedy near Los Angeles.

Trump ally Graham says he'd back subpoena for Bolton manuscript: CNN reporter

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 11:01am
U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, a vocal ally of President Donald Trump, said on Monday he would support a subpoena to obtain former White House national security adviser John Bolton's book manuscript, according to a CNN reporter.

Accuser takes stand in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 10:17am
One of the women who Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexually assaulting took the witness stand on Monday in what is expected to be some of the most dramatic testimony in the former Hollywood producer's rape trial.

Bolton revelation puts Republicans under pressure in Trump impeachment trial

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 10:01am
Republicans in the U.S. Senate came under fresh pressure on Monday to allow witnesses and new documents in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial after a news report that a former top aide has a written a book manuscript that undercuts Trump's versions of events in the Ukraine affair.

'He used to climb into the hoops': Kobe's Italian childhood home pays tribute

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 10:00am
As Americans mourned NBA legend Kobe Bryant on Monday, fans in Italy remembered a lesser-known chapter in his life when he played in their streets as a boy while his father competed in the local basketball league.

Republican Collins says Bolton report strengthens case for impeachment trial witnesses

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 9:59am
Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins said on Monday the case for calling witnesses in President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial had been strengthened by a New York Times report on a book manuscript by former Trump adviser John Bolton.

'Increasingly likely' Republican senators to back call for Bolton to testify: Romney

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 9:21am
U.S. Republican Senator Mitt Romney said on Monday that it was "increasingly likely" at least four Republican senators would join Democrats in calling for John Bolton, the former White House national security adviser, to testify in the Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump.

Factbox: Key U.S. senators in battle over Trump impeachment trial testimony

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 9:20am
The U.S. Senate is holding an impeachment trial on charges by the House of Representatives that President Donald Trump abused his powers and obstructed a congressional inquiry into his effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden.

Djokovic and Osaka lead tennis community in mourning 'mentor' Bryant

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 8:12am
Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic led the tennis world in mourning for "mentor" Kobe Bryant on Monday after Melbourne Park awoke to the news that the NBA great had died in a helicopter crash along with his daughter and seven others.

Fog likely to figure prominently in probe of Kobe Bryant's fatal helicopter crash

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 8:10am
Weather conditions appear likely to come under the scrutiny of investigators probing the helicopter crash that killed former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others near Los Angeles on Sunday, when overcast skies and fog grounded other aircraft.

Trump trial enters pivotal week as calls for witnesses grow

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 6:05am
U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial enters a pivotal week on Monday as his lawyers resume their defense following a fresh report that could intensify pressure on Senate Republicans to call former national security adviser John Bolton to testify.

Factbox: The members of Trump's impeachment defense team

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 6:04am
Prominent attorney Alan Dershowitz and two former independent counsels, Ken Starr and Robert Ray, will be among those defending President Donald Trump when they make their case to the U.S. Senate on Monday.

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