Trump impeachment trial set to open in US Senate

For only the third time in history, an American president is facing an impeachment trial, with hearings set to start on Tuesday at 13:00 (18:00 GMT).

Trump impeachment: President's lawyers demand immediate acquittal

President Donald Trump's legal team, representing him at his impeachment trial, has demanded that he is immediately acquitted by the Senate.

Former Florida Mayor sentenced to 51 months after defrauding charity

A former Florida mayor was sentenced to 51 months in prison Friday after defrauding the charity United Way of more than half a million dollars.

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