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Woman, 72, dies in house fire in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley

SOMERSET, N.S.— A 72-year-old woman has died in a house fire in a small rural community in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. RCMP say officers responded to the call at 6:30 a.m. Thursday on West Steadman Road in Somerset, N.S., 20 kilometres west of Kentville. Paramedics confirm a woman from the small community was found dead…

U.S. House Judiciary panel invites Trump to Dec. 4 impeachment hearing

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Tuesday invited President Donald Trump to its first impeachment hearing, scheduled for Dec. 4, starting the next phase in a process that could lead to formal charges against the president. The hearing, scheduled for 10 a.m. EST (1500 GMT), will have legal experts as witnesses.…

White House official says he heard U.S. envoy push for investigation of Bidens

WASHINGTON — An official on the White House’s National Security Council said he heard the U.S. ambassador to the European Union explicitly press Ukrainian officials to investigate Joe Biden and his son, according to a transcript released on Friday by Democrats leading the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump. Alexander Vindman, a U.S. Army lieutenant…

White House reporters condemn fake video showing Trump killing press

The White House Correspondents’ Association has condemned a mock video, shown at a gathering of U.S. President Donald’s Trump’s supporters at one of his Florida resorts, that depicts him slaughtering members of the news media and political adversaries. News of the video was first reported by the New York Times, which said it obtained it…