Harvest Prude

Harvest is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute and a reporter for WORLD.

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More subpoenas for former Trump aides

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/22/19, 11:48 am

WASHINGTON—The House Judiciary Committee issued subpoenas to former Trump administration officials Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson after former White House counsel Don McGahn defied his summons Tuesday. The committee is investigating whether President Donald Trump obstructed the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report included several notes Donaldson took at meetings, some related to the question of whether the president obstructed justice.

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Houthi rebels claim drone attack

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/21/19, 11:30 am

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed responsibility for a drone attack on the airport and military base in Najran, Saudi Arabia, just days after targeting a Saudi oil facility. Saudi authorities said a bomb-laden drone attacked the base but did not clarify the extent of the damages or whether there were any deaths or injuries. Saudi spokesman Col.

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Judge allows subpoena of Trump’s financial records

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/21/19, 10:41 am

WASHINGTON—A federal judge on Monday ordered an accounting firm to comply with a congressional subpoena and hand over eight years of President Donald Trump’s financial records. The House Oversight and Reform Committee subpoenaed Trump’s longtime accounting firm, Mazars USA, in April. Democrats said they needed the records to examine whether the president or his businesses violated the Constitution through inappropriate financial entanglements with foreign entities.

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