Looking at Trump’s likely acquittal, Republicans shift defense from ‘no quid pro quo’ to ‘already been proven’

With a 15-part statement on Twitter late Thursday night, Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), a key swing vote, sunk Democrats’ hopes of calling new witnesses to testify in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. And on Friday evening, those hopes … Read more…

Joe Biden offers forceful defense of his son’s Ukraine work at Democratic debate

Former Vice President Joe Biden offered a forceful defense of his son during Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, saying voters should focus on President Donald Trump’s “corruption” instead of Hunter Biden’s previous work in Ukraine. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics … Read more…

Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Jones’ cheeky ‘bye-bye’ to Dallas defense lands him $10G fine, ‘dope picture’

Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones waved “bye, bye” to the Dallas Cowboys’ defense Sunday as he went on to score a franchise record-tying touchdown but NFL officials weren’t as amused with the playful taunt that went with it.  … Read more…

Defense Department freaks out Twitter with cryptic tweet, ‘Stranger Things’ reference

The defense department’s technology wing asked the Twitterverse for help in finding privately owned underground space for testing purposes — and then made a “Stranger Things” joke amid a flurry of replies from freaked out users. DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research … Read more…

Sen. James Inhofe Bought Defense Stock Days After Pushing For Record Pentagon Spending—Then Dumped It When Asked About It

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Just days after signaling his support for unprecedented levels of U.S. defense spending, Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, reported purchasing tens of thousands of dollars of stock in one of the … Read more…