The U.S. ambassador to the EU gave testimony that for the first time put Secretary of State Pompeo and Vice President Pence at the heart of the impeachment probe.
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Ukraine widens probe against Burisma founder to embezzlement of state funds
Ukraine has widened its investigation into the founder of energy company Burisma to include suspicion of embezzling state funds, Prosecutor General Ruslan Ryaboshapka said on Wednesday.
At United Nations, U.S. faces strong opposition to its shift on Israeli settlements
The United States on Wednesday defended itself at the United Nations against strong opposition from the European Union and other world powers to the Trump administration's declaration that it no longer considers Israeli settlements to be in violation of international law.
U.S. Democrats choose woman to head House Oversight panel
U.S. House Democrats chose Representative Carolyn Maloney Wednesday as the first woman to lead a key committee that is involved in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.
U.S. establishes foothold in Solomons as Chinese interests expand
The premier of Malaita province in the Solomon Islands says the United States and its regional allies have pledged to develop a deep-sea port and will be invited to patrol its territory, creating a beachhead against increased Chinese investment.
UAW president resigns after union accuses him of false accounting
United Auto Workers President Gary Jones resigned on Wednesday shortly after the union moved to remove him office amid a widening corruption probe from U.S. prosecutors, a union source told Reuters.
Trump administration prepares to send asylum seekers to Guatemala
The Trump administration has begun an effort to send some asylum seekers encountered at the U.S.-Mexico border to Guatemala, a move that promises to transform the U.S. asylum system, according to three officials briefed on the initiative and related training materials.
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