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IMPEACHMENT KO? Donald Trump shares photo of himself as Rocky Balboa

It appears Donald Trump is ready for a fight. With an impeachment inquiry into Trump’s conduct looking into whether he abused his power to pressure Ukraine to launch investigations of political rival Joe Biden, the embattled U.S. President shared an edited picture of himself Wednesday morning as fictional boxer Rocky Balboa, portrayed by Sylvester Stallone…

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.…

Pelosi says Trump has admitted to bribery as impeachment probe intensifies

WASHINGTON — House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday President Donald Trump already has admitted to bribery in the Ukraine scandal at the heart of a Democratic-led inquiry, accusing him of an impeachable offense under the U.S. Constitution. “The bribe is to grant or withhold military assistance in return for a public statement…