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Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) joined the House Intelligence Committee in 2008. Now he's one of the key House impeachment managers making the case why President Donald Trump should be removed from office. CNN's Gloria Borger reports on Schiff's political timeline.

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In an interview from 1998 about the Clinton impeachment, attorney Alan Dershowitz says it "certainly doesn't have to be a crime" to be impeachable. This is opposite of his defense of President Trump over the weekend.

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Lev Parnas, who has been indicted on multiple federal charges, asked Attorney General William Barr to recuse himself from the investigation into Parnas' prosecution, claiming Barr may have a potential conflict of interest. CNN's Alex Marquardt reports.

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The impeachment organizing resolution text from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gives House impeachment managers and the President's legal team 24 hours each to make their opening arguments over two days. CNN's Phil Mattingly reports.

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About half of Americans say the Senate should vote to convict President Donald Trump and remove him from office in the upcoming impeachment trial (51%), according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS, while 45% say the Senate should vote against conviction and removal.

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The German Aerospace Center (DLR) has launched a new project focused on producing renewable transportation fuels from water and carbon dioxide with concentrated sunlight. CNN looks at how the EU-backed Sun-to-Liquid project is developing a solar kerosene that could be the answer to sustainab…

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Thousands of gun-rights advocates kicked off a gun-rights rally in Richmond, Virginia, amid heavy security as authorities look to prevent the kind of violence that took place in nearby Charlottesville three years ago.

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For years, China accepted enormous amounts of plastic waste from wealthy countries -- but in 2018 it imposed a ban. Now other Southeast Asian countries like Malaysia are being flooded with plastic waste.

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Jubilee, a 4-year-old Siberian husky, was surrendered to a New Jersey shelter because she had "weird" eyes caused by an eyelid deformity that makes it appear as if she's always surprised. Her breeder said she couldn't be sold, but when the shelter shared her photo, the internet fell in love.

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Hall of Fame wrestler Rocky Johnson has died from a heart attack at 75. "Soul Man" was a pioneer in the WWE and was the father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.

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A dentist in Anchorage, Alaska, has been convicted on dozens of charges after he was filmed extracting a patient's tooth as he stood on a hoverboard, according to the Alaska Department of Law.

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The New York Times editorial board on Sunday endorsed Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a potentially meaningful boost for the two female senators left in the race with less than a month before the Iowa caucuses.

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What a remarkable game. Kansas City’s monumental comeback and eventual blowout win were the stuff legends are built on, as the team became the first to trail by 24 points and then lead by halftime, as well as the first ever to trail by 20 or more and then win by 20, and also set a new record…

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A new salon has sprouted up in Hiawatha, as Nikki Holder’s Branded Beauty opened its doors on Jan. 2 at 800 Oregon St., Suite A, just behind the Garden Branch of Citizens State Bank.

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The Horton City Commission met for the final time in December and voted to move ahead with a recent idea to name a roadway near the town’s football field after Horton High School’s most notable student athlete success, after Trey Dishon recently finished his career as a four-year starter at …

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The Hiawatha City Commission met on Monday evening for the first time in 2020, and Joe Nigus from the Fire Department was present to request an update on the status of former Hiawatha Fire Department Chief Ryan Shockley.

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The Hiawatha City Commission met for the final time in 2019 on Monday evening and with Commissioners David Middendorf, Toni Hull and Dustin Williams present, along with Mayor Bill Collins, the group voted to approve reappointments to both the Tree Board and Airport Board.

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A recent decision to have city crews perform more of the larger jobs the city needs done, rather than hire out those jobs to contractors, has sparked the Hiawatha City Commission to seek out the equipment needed to keep those tasks in house.

All four of the top-tier Democratic presidential candidates – former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders – have released climate plans that call for massive spending, an overhaul of the fossil fuel industry and increased standards for renewable energy.

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A vehicle said by authorities to have been traveling at a high rate of speed on a side road off U.S. Highway 36 crashed into a ditch on early Sunday morning, killing one of the five teenage occupants, all of whom are from Hiawatha. 

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The board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session with the following members present: Chairman Keith Olsen, Dwight A. Kruse and Richard L. Lehmkuhl. Also present was Brown County Clerk Melissa Gormley. Brown County Attorney Kevin Hill was present for a portion of the meeting. Ke…

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On 1-15-2020, based on a traffic stop, Robert Tinoco, 33, of Garnett, was arrested on charges of Driving While License Cancelled, Suspended or Revoked---Illegal Registration and No Proof of Insurance. The passenger, Kala Marie Shupe, 26, of Independence, Mo., was arrested on a $5,000 Clay Co…