Senate paves way for rapid Trump impeachment trial

The second impeachment trial of Donald Trump begins on Tuesday as Senate leaders agreed a rapid timetable. The former president is charged with “inciting insurrection” in a speech to supporters ahead of the deadly riot at the US Capitol on 6 January. Democrats say they have “overwhelming” evidence of his guilt while his defence team claim rioters acted independently. The […]

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‘I just feel so powerful.’ Trump hits the campaign trail in Florida for first rally since COVID-19 diagnosis

WASHINGTON – Faced with a daunting new political environment, President Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail Monday as he proclaimed himself healthy and took the podium maskless at a Florida rally just a week-and-a-half after testing positive for COVID-19. “I don’t have to be locked up in my basement and I wouldn’t allow that to happen anyway,” Trump told supporters at Orlando Sanford […]

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