Trump Makes History Again With Second Impeachment

U.S. President Donald Trump disembarks from Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews in MarylandWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to make Donald Trump the first U.S. president ever to be impeached twice, formally charging him in his waning days in power with inciting an insurrection just a week after a violent mob of his supporters stormed the Capitol.

House Moves to Impeach Trump as McConnell Rejects Immediate Trial

General view of the U.S. Capitol in WashingtonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - As the House of Representatives moved on Wednesday toward a vote to make Donald Trump the first U.S. president to be impeached twice, the Senate’s top Republican rejected Democratic calls to reconvene the Senate for an immediate trial, all but ensuring Trump will not be ousted before his term ends next week.

Airbnb to Cancel D.C. Bookings During Inauguration Week

FILE PHOTO: The logos of Airbnb are displayed at an Airbnb event in Tokyo(Reuters) - Home-sharing giant Airbnb and HotelTonight, which it bought in 2019, are blocking and cancelling all hotel reservations in the Washington DC Metro area during the week of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, it said on Wednesday.

U.S. Pursuing Seditious Conspiracy Cases in ‘Unprecedented’ Probe of Capitol Riot

The U.S. Capitol Building is stormed by a pro-Trump mob on January 6, 2021WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has opened criminal investigations on more than 170 individuals for their involvement in the riot at the U.S. Capitol by President Donald Trump's supporters, and investigators aim to charge people with assault and seditious conspiracy, the top federal prosecutor in Washington, D.C. said on Tuesday.

House to Consider Impeachment Article on Wednesday

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump holds a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress in WashingtonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives' Rules Committee said he expected the article of impeachment against President Donald Trump to get to the House floor for a vote on Wednesday and predicted it will pass.