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Friday Open Thread | Christmas Jams 2019

Sleigh Ride” is a popular light orchestral piece composed by Leroy Anderson. The composer had the original idea for the piece during a heat wave in July 1946; he finished the work in February 1948. Lyrics, about a person who … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Christmas Jams 2019

All I Want for Christmas Is You is a song by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey from her fourth studio album, Merry Christmas. It was released as the lead single from the album on November 1, 1994 by Columbia Records. The … Continue reading

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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump Impeachment Hearings Day 5

Fiona Hill, the former director for Europe and Russia on the National Security Council (NSC), and David Holmes, a top staffer at the US Embassy in Ukraine, are set to testify before House investigators in the fifth day of public … Continue reading

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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump Impeachment Hearings Day 4

It’s week No. 2 in public hearings on the House impeachment inquiry, and the public gets to hear from witnesses who were listening to President Donald Trump’s July 25 phone call to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. Testifying Tuesday morning were … Continue reading

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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump Impeachment Hearings Day 3

Public hearings in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump got under way last week and the proceedings continue in the House of Representatives Tuesday. There are two sets of hearings scheduled for Tuesday starting at 9 a.m. ET (6 … Continue reading

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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump Impeachment Hearings Day 2

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine is set to appear Friday in the second public hearing in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump’s phone call with the president of Ukraine. Marie Yovanovitch will appear before the House Permanent Select … Continue reading

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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump Impeachment Hearings

The start of open hearings in the impeachment investigation into Donald Trump on Wednesday will give the American public their first chance to witness live the explosive showdown between Democrats and Republicans over the US leader’s future. The hearing before … Continue reading

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