Politics

Officers are accused of using bogus info to boost stats of traffic stops. As a result, 20 officers have been taken off the streets.

from KCRW Features

The Senate is holding a trial on the impeachment of President Trump, who is accused by the U.S. House of abusing his power and obstructing Congress.

"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...

Jon Meacham: Impeachment trial will bring out Trump’s most impulsive behavior

"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...

from KCRW Features

Did President Trump abuse his power? That’s now up to the Senate. But is that even a crime? Democrats and Republicans agree on the facts, but not on the Constitution.

Trump’s impeachment: politics and the Constitution

Did President Trump abuse his power? That’s now up to the Senate. But is that even a crime? Democrats and Republicans agree on the facts, but not on the Constitution.

from To the Point

Now that the House has impeached President Trump, the process shifts to the Senate, which will vote on whether to convict him. Here is your guide to the steps and the people that matter.

How the Senate impeachment trial will work

Now that the House has impeached President Trump, the process shifts to the Senate, which will vote on whether to convict him. Here is your guide to the steps and the people that matter.

from NPR

Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.

The eleventh hour

Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.

from Left, Right & Center

Kenneth Starr was the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment.

Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz: What they mean for Trump’s legal strategy

Kenneth Starr was the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In the second part of an engrossing interview, the renowned thinker explains his criticisms of Israel and his take on U.S. electoral politics.

Noam Chomsky Makes the Case for the Lesser of Two Evils

In the second part of an engrossing interview, the renowned thinker explains his criticisms of Israel and his take on U.S. electoral politics.

from Scheer Intelligence

The fundraiser is at the home of Lynda and Stewart Resnick, owners of the Wonderful Co.

Today: Mike Bloomberg fundraising in Beverly Hills

The fundraiser is at the home of Lynda and Stewart Resnick, owners of the Wonderful Co.

from News Stories

President Trump’s impeachment trial formally began today.

Impeachment: How the formal process will play out

President Trump’s impeachment trial formally began today.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

During President Putin’s annual address, he announced term limits for future presidents (not including himself) and more power for Parliament.

Putin makes sweeping changes to Russian government

During President Putin’s annual address, he announced term limits for future presidents (not including himself) and more power for Parliament.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Tens of thousands of people are expected to gather this Saturday in downtown for the fourth annual Women’s March LA.

Why the Women’s March is still relevant

Tens of thousands of people are expected to gather this Saturday in downtown for the fourth annual Women’s March LA.

from Greater LA

While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.

The climate debate and impeachment

While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.

from To the Point

Texts, documents and a Ritz-Carlton Vienna notepad

Thumb-headed henchman

Texts, documents and a Ritz-Carlton Vienna notepad

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

A previously confidential report obtained by NPR found major failings at the Adelanto ICE Processing Center in California, one of the nation's largest immigration detention centers.

Despite findings of 'negligent' care, ICE to expand troubled Calif. detention center

A previously confidential report obtained by NPR found major failings at the Adelanto ICE Processing Center in California, one of the nation's largest immigration detention centers.

from NPR

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi named California Congressman Adam Schiff as among the impeachment managers for the upcoming Senate trial. We speak with him about what's ahead.

Rep. Adam Schiff on impeachment in the Senate

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi named California Congressman Adam Schiff as among the impeachment managers for the upcoming Senate trial. We speak with him about what's ahead.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Rudy Giuliani is wedged in the middle of Trump’s impeachment over dealings with Ukraine.

Rudy Giuliani, from America’s mayor to a central figure in Trump’s impeachment

Rudy Giuliani is wedged in the middle of Trump’s impeachment over dealings with Ukraine.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The United States has been fighting the War on Drugs ever since President Nixon declared warfare in 1971.

‘Killer High’: Mind-altering substances were key to wars throughout US history

The United States has been fighting the War on Drugs ever since President Nixon declared warfare in 1971.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Speaker Nancy Pelosi named seven Democratic lawmakers who will present the House's case in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump.

Who are the impeachment managers? Diverse team to take lead at Trump trial

Speaker Nancy Pelosi named seven Democratic lawmakers who will present the House's case in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump.

from NPR

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is announcing who will present the case for impeachment in the Senate trial. Watch the press conference live.

Live video: House Speaker Pelosi names impeachment managers for Senate trial

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is announcing who will present the case for impeachment in the Senate trial. Watch the press conference live.