Veteran New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney was elected Wednesday lead the powerful House Oversight and Reform Committee, the first woman to hold the job in the panel’s 92-year history.
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A former National Security Council aide will tell the House impeachment hearing that one of the central Republican talking points _ that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 U.S. election _ is a ‘fictional narrative’ propagated by Russian security services
House impeachment investigators will hear from two key witnesses who grew alarmed by how President Donald Trump and others in his orbit were conducting foreign policy in Ukraine
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U.S.-made medical and military assistance makes a difference for Ukrainian troops fighting Kremlin-backed separatists
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Gregg Popovich and the Spurs have their longest losing streak since his first season in San Antonio more than 20 years ago
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The Yankees have given up on Jacoby Ellsbury, cutting the oft-injured outfielder with more than $26 million left in his $153 million, seven-year contract