Takeaways from first day of House public impeachment hearings
Wednesday's start of public impeachment hearings in Congress marked the first time that the American public could watch and listen to the witnesses whose testimony is at the core of the Democrats' investigation. In several hours of testimony, punctuated by occasional bickering among lawmakers, some memorable moments emerged.
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Israel hits Gaza amid rocket fire, Palestinian deaths riseNew Israeli airstrikes kill more Gaza militants, raising death toll to 23 Palestinians in latest escalation
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