Pete Buttigieg says he has 'work cut out' in appealing to black voters

ABC News(ATLANTA) -- Fresh off his latest debate appearance, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg said he still has his "work cut out" to win over black voters. "What I've seen is that when voters hear the message...

Senate advances nomination of Dan Brouillette to replace Energy Secretary Rick Perry

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Senate voted 74-18 to advance the nomination of Dan Brouillette as energy secretary Thursday, ahead of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday recess. Brouillette was nominated as Secretary...

Key takeaways from day 5 of the public impeachment hearings

YayaErnst/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Thursday was day No. 5 of the House impeachment hearings and the last day of testimony scheduled by Democrats so far. Testifying on Thursday were Fiona Hill, former senior director for...

White House officials, GOP senators meet to discuss potential two-week Senate trial

rarrarorro/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Senior White House officials, including Jared Kushner, met privately Thursday with a group of Republican senators to discuss an all-but-assured Senate impeachment trial, with participants...

Obama urges anxious Democrats to 'chill out' over 2020 candidates at fundraiser

ABC News(LOS ALTOS HILLS, Calif.) -- Former President Barack Obama is no longer sitting on the sidelines of the 2020 Democratic primary, wading into the political sphere with both a warning against "purity tests" and a...

Trump travels to Delaware to honor Army pilots killed in Afghanistan helicopter crash

U.S. Army(DOVER, Del.) -- President Donald Trump made an unannounced trip to Delaware Thursday evening to honor two U.S. Army pilots killed in Afghanistan this week when their Apache helicopter crashed. Chief Warrant...

Fiona Hill's gender critique during public impeachment testimony gets applause online

iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Fiona Hill had the high-profile experience of publicly testifying in the impeachment proceedings of a sitting U.S. president – but in doing so, she was also faced with a situation that hit close...

Pelosi says House will 'go where the facts take us' but no decision yet on articles of impeachment

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As two witnesses testify in the 7th public hearing of the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Thursday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democrats "haven’t made any decision"...

Trump tells Navy not to take away Eddie Gallagher's status as a SEAL, another intervention in his case

pamelasphotopoetry/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is on a collision course with the U.S. Navy over whether Special Warfare Chief Eddie Gallagher can keep his status as a Navy SEAL. On Wednesday, the Navy...

Trump to meet with Mitt Romney and Susan Collins amid impeachment fight

Thomas Bounias/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is expected to have lunch at the White House Thursday with a group of 10 Senate Republicans -- including Mitt Romney and Susan Collins – as he continues to...

2020 Campaigns 'under-prepared' to combat foreign cyberattacks: Experts

liveslow/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Former senior government officials and private sector executives warned of major election security shortcomings in a Capitol Hill hearing less than a year out from the 2020 elections. "Our...

Warren delivers speech on black women workers' rights; interrupted by protesters

US Senate(ATLANTA) -- Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to deliver a speech on workers' rights Thursday evening, the third speech she has given on the topic since announcing her candidacy -- but the first...

Trump impeachment hearings Day 5: Fiona Hill and David Holmes appear

drnadig/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- On Day 5 of the House impeachment hearings, Fiona Hill, former Russia expert for the National Security Council, and David Holmes, political counselor at U.S. embassy in Ukraine, will appear...

Sondland raises new questions about Pompeo, Ukraine pressure campaign

State Department Photo / Public Domain(WASHINGTON) -- Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, told the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday that he kept Secretary Mike Pompeo informed of his...

Bill legalizing marijuana at the federal level passes House committee

Nastasic/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The House Judiciary Committee passed a bill on Wednesday that could decriminalize marijuana use at the federal level, giving states more room to craft unique regulations. The "Marijuana...

Five takeaways from the fifth Democratic debate

3dfoto/iStock(ATLANTA) -- The Democratic primary's top 10 polling candidates appeared in Atlanta and the debate matchup featured a night of mostly civil exchanges over the party’s policy rifts and plenty of tailored...

Warren gets most speaking time at Democratic debate for a second time

Derek Brumby/iStock(ATLANTA) -- Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren led Wednesday night's Democratic debate in speaking time for the second debate in a row. Warren spoke for 13:54 minutes over the course of approximately 2...

3 Big takeaways from Gordon Sondland's public testimony

narvikk/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Gordon Sondland, U.S. ambassador to the European Union, was President Donald Trump’s handpicked dealmaker on Ukraine, according to his fellow impeachment witnesses. On Wednesday, he...

Read opening statements of Fiona Hill and David Holmes for Trump impeachment hearing

Matt Anderson/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- If there's one witness in the House impeachment inquiry who could speak to exactly what President Donald Trump wanted in Ukraine, it would be Gordon Sondland and he's testifying in...

Democratic presidential candidates left off the debate stage fight to keep hopes alive

adamkaz/iStock(ATLANTA) — Julián Castro won't be on the debate stage Wednesday night, but that isn't stopping the Democratic presidential candidate from making a splash in the host city of Atlanta, holding two...

Kearney man going to prison for assaulting jogger

Kearney man going to prison for assaulting jogger

Burglary of Rockville Post Office Under Investigation

Burglary of Rockville Post Office Under Investigation

Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges

Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges

Hastings Kool-Aid Days merging with Oregon Trail Rodeo

Hastings Kool-Aid Days merging with Oregon Trail Rodeo

Downtown Broken Bow Accident Between School Bus And Semi Result In No Injuries

Downtown Broken Bow Accident Between School Bus And Semi Result In No Injuries

Falls City's Michelle Beer to play volleyball in college

Falls City's Michelle Beer to play volleyball in college

Doane Tiger Spotlight - the Fall 2019 all-GPAC edition

Doane Tiger Spotlight - the Fall 2019 all-GPAC edition

Peru State Signs McKenzie Brockhoff

Peru State Signs McKenzie Brockhoff

Osceola-High Plains prepares for championship game as end of co-op nears

Osceola-High Plains prepares for championship game as end of co-op nears

Humphrey St. Francis star Allison Weidner commits to Huskers

Humphrey St. Francis star Allison Weidner commits to Huskers