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President Donald Trump argues about border security with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in the Oval Office

Trump baselessly claims Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will run against Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and ‘kick his ass’

Trump made the comment in a largely off-the-record annual lunch with television network anchors which was supposed to focus on the State of the Union.
President Donald Trump alongside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., talks to the media about Robert Mueller's report upon arriving for the Senate Republican Policy luncheon in the Capitol on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.

No tweeting: Senators have to keep quiet, stay off iPhones, and remain seated during Trump’s impeachment trial

Senators cannot take electronic devices into the chamber during the trial, which means they will not be live-tweeting the proceedings.
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks following the U.S. Military airstrike against Iranian General Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad, Iraq, in West Palm Beach, Florida

Senators worried over Trump’s power to start a war with Iran are mounting a bipartisan challenge

Senate Democrats on Tuesday said they have enough votes to pass a resolution to limit Trump's ability to attack Iran without congressional approval.

Top Democrat says bombshell report about withheld military aid to Ukraine is a ‘game changer’ ahead of Senate impeachment trial

After The New York Times reported new details about the hold on military aid to Ukraine, Sen. Chuck Schumer called for new witnesses to testify.
FILE PHOTO: TikTok logo is displayed on the smartphone while standing on the U.S. flag in this illustration

Chinese company ByteDance denies reports that it’s considering selling stake in TikTok as the company looks to repair its image in the US

ByteDance said that rumors of selling TikTok stake were "without merit." TikTok faces concerns in the US over possible ties to the Chinese government.

Here’s what’s next for the Senate vote on impeachment

It's unclear when the Senate will begin the trial and how long it will last because House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has put a pause on the process.

GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell says impeachment is a ‘political decision’ and that he’s ‘not an impartial juror’

"I'm not an impartial juror. This is a political process," McConnell told reporters of the expected impeachment trial for Trump.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.

Chuck Schumer calls for a ‘fair and honest’ weekslong Senate impeachment trial featuring new testimony from 4 key witnesses

Schumer on Sunday wrote a letter to Mitch McConnell urging a "fair and honest" impeachment trial featuring new testimonies and time-saving measures.

The US Army is investigating TikTok

Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy launched the investigation after receiving a letter from Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York.
Republican Senator Josh Hawley.

Apple and TikTok skipped a Senate hearing on Big Tech and China, and empty seats show lawmakers aren’t pleased

Microsoft sent an executive to the hearing, but Apple and TikTok were notably absent after criticisms this year.