Longtime New York Republican Rep. Peter King will not run for re-election

rarrarorro/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Congressman Peter King, who has represented his Long Island congressional district for almost 30 years has announced that we will retire and not seek re-election in 2020. King, 75, is a...

Gov. Ricketts Launches Trade Mission to Germany

Governor Pete Ricketts is leading a trade mission to Germany this week to promote Nebraska’s quality ag products.

Chief Justice John Roberts, who's clashed with Trump, would oversee impeachment trial

JPecha/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- If President Donald Trump faces an impeachment trial in the U.S. Senate, it would mark the third time in history a U.S. Supreme Court chief justice would have to preside over the affair -- but...

As impeachment inquiry goes public, federal prosecutors quietly investigate Giuliani

Marilyn Nieves/iStock(NEW YORK) -- As the Congressional impeachment inquiry goes public this week, prosecutors in New York are quietly continuing to investigate an alleged covert plan involving Ukrainian government...

'Hidden Figures' NASA women to receive Congressional Gold Medals

LaserLens/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Three African American women who were portrayed in the 2016 film, "Hidden Figures," will receive Congressional Gold Medals. President Donald Trump signed into law H.R. 1396, the “Hidden...

'This is a very strong case of bribery' : Rep. Jackie Speier on impeachment

ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A Democratic and a Republican lawmaker looked ahead to the first televised hearings in the impeachment probe and responded on Sunday to the Republican witness requests in interviews on ABC's "This...

Missing airman who fell out of plane into Gulf of Mexico identified as 29-year-old Special Tactics combat controller

U.S. Air Force(NEW YORK) -- The Air Force has identified the missing airman who fell out of a plane over the Gulf of Mexico during a training exercise as a 29-year-old Special Tactics combat controller. Staff Sgt. Cole...

Despite smaller footprint, military objective remains the same in Syria: Gen. Milley

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said that although the military's footprint will remain small, it's important to keep watch over the Islamic State in Syria to meet the...

Sanders, campaigning with AOC, says potential Bloomberg bid shows 'the arrogance of billionaires'

Bastiaan Slabbers/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., took a break from campaigning throughout Iowa on Saturday to join ABC News for a wide-ranging interview that...

Trump says transcript of 2nd call with Ukraine president to be released soon

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told reporters on Saturday morning to expect a transcript of his second phone call with Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelenskiy to be...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren leverages attacks from millionaires and billionaires

Rawpixel/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Over the last week, a handful of powerful CEOs around the country have all issued warnings about one 2020 Democratic candidate in particular: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Warren,...

Tom Steyer's Iowa political director resigns amid controversy

adamkaz/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Tom Steyer's Iowa political director has resigned amid multiple allegations he privately offered local legislators campaign contributions in return for endorsing Steyer's 2020 bid. Pat...

President Trump says he 'would love to go' to Russian military parade avoided by the West, after Russian President Vladimir Putin invites him

AvigatorPhotographer/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said Friday that he would "love to go" to a Russian military parade that Western officials have avoided in recent years over Russia's annexation of Crimea,...

White House denounces book by 'Anonymous' author claiming to be administration official as fiction

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- The White House is denouncing the book written by the author of an anonymous New York Times op-ed, saying the book claiming to contain inside knowledge of the...

Comedian takes stage at trial of former Trump adviser Roger Stone

Marilyn Nieves/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- On the first day of his trial, onetime Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone fell ill. Another person collapsed in the courtroom, and people tangentially related to the case squabbled in...

Trump to court 2020 African American vote at 'Black Voices for Trump' launch

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) -- In his pursuit to broaden his base ahead of 2020, President Donald Trump on Friday launched a "Black Voices for Trump" coalition — an effort to coalesce what is...

Trump says he's 'not concerned about anything' in impeachment probe testimony

P_Wei/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Friday claimed he’s unconcerned about the closed-door testimony being revealed in the House Democrats' impeachment probe, saying “in no cases that I see...

House Democrats release testimony of WH officials who raised Ukraine alarms

Matt Anderson/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats on Friday released the transcript of testimony by Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a White House official who listened to President Donald Trump’s July 25 call with...

Trump's chief of staff Mick Mulvaney defies subpoena in impeachment probe

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Friday defied a congressional subpoena for his testimony in the House impeachment probe. Mulvaney did not...

Trump says he'd be 'happy' to run against Bloomberg for president

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Friday said he'd be "happy" to run against fellow billionaire Michael Bloomberg amid reports he was close to entering the Democratic race...

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

Kelsey Hobbie and Sidney looking forward to trip to Cedar Rapids for state volleyball

Kelsey Hobbie and Sidney looking forward to trip to Cedar Rapids for state volleyball

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

Diller-Odell caps historic season with school's first state volleyball title

Diller-Odell caps historic season with school's first state volleyball title

BDS does it again - a five-set victory and a state title for the second year in a row

BDS does it again - a five-set victory and a state title for the second year in a row

Pierce offense dominates again, moves on to semi-finals

Pierce offense dominates again, moves on to semi-finals