On the impeachment trial’s second day, House lawmakers charged that President Trump’s efforts to pressure Ukraine into political investigations were what the nation’s founders sought to guard against. But many Senate Republicans remained unmoved.
Workers in Seoul spray antiseptic solution in a train terminal. (Getty Images)
With more than 830 confirmed cases of infection and at least 26 deaths attributed to the virus, extensive efforts are underway in China to stop travel and large gatherings during the Lunar New Year holiday.
Hundreds of scientists across the federal government have been forced out, sidelined or muted since President Trump took office. The exodus has been fueled by policies that have diminished the role of science as well as specific steps such as moving agencies away from Washington.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he had not spoken to Queen Elizabeth about her grandson’s decision to put down roots in Canada. The absence of concrete information has fueled speculation and some concern.