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CNN:"The latest on the Trump impeachment inquiry. What you need to know. Now: Trump's former adviser Fiona Hill is on Capitol Hill and is expected to speak today to three House panels behind closed doors as part of the impeachment probe into the President. More testimonies: Democrats have depositions scheduled this week with Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent, State Department Counselor Ulrich Brechbuhl and US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland...The House Intelligence Committee and one of Rudy Giuliani's associates reached 'an understanding' for now to avoid a closed-door deposition over any knowledge he may have of Giuliani's efforts to push the Ukranian government..."
BBC:"Syria's army has started to reach the north of the country, hours after the government agreed to help Kurdish forces facing Turkey. This is seen as a boost for President Bashar al-Assad as it is the first time his troops, which are backed by Russia, will enter those areas since 2012. The deal came after the US, the Kurds' main ally said it would withdraw its remaining troops from northern Syria. Turkey's offensive aims to push Kurdish forces from the border region. Syrian state media said government forces had entered the strategic town of Manbij, inside the area where Turkey wants to create a 'safe zone' cleared of Kurdish fighters..."
HuffPost:"George Will has a warning for Republican lawmakers: If you don't stand up to President Donald Trump, you deserve to lose everything in next year's election...He wrote:'Trump's gross and comprehensive incompetence now increasingly impinges upon the core presidential responsibility. This should, but will not, cause congressional Republicans to value their own and their institution's dignity and exercise its powers more vigorously than they profess fealty to Trump.' Will added that Trump's refusal to cooperate with the House impeachment inquiry into his dealings with Ukraine was in itself an impeachable offense..."
hubble legacy field crop Hubblesite.org: "This Hubble Space Telescope image represents a portion of the Hubble Legacy Field, one of the widest views of the universe ever made. The image is a combination of thousands of snapshots represents 16 years' worth of observations...This cropped image mosaic contains roughly 200,000 galaxies..."
BBC: "The son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex has been christened by the Archbishop of Canterbury in a private ceremony. Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was baptised in front of close family and friends in the private chapel at Windsor Castle on Saturday..."
The Queen and TrumpCNN: "The streaks of light in NASA's latest image look like air traffic routes, but it's a different way of looking at the entire sky. The arcs are actually tracing X-rays, recorded by the Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer, known as NICER. NICER acts as a detector of cosmic sources from the International Space Station..."
CNN: "About 30 million light-years from Earth, two galaxies came together in an epic collision, and the beautiful fallout was captured by the Hubble Space Telescope. The collision was more like an accidental hit and run between two neighboring galaxies..."
Cillian JacksonCNN:"Due to a genetic condition, Cillian Jackson, 2, can't walk. But the Minnesota boy now motors around in style, thanks to some enterprising students at a local high school. It all started when Cillian's physical therapist told his parents about a program calld Go Baby Go..."
Alan NaimanCNN:"Alan Naiman was known for his frugality--he wore Costco jeans, bought his pocket T-shirts at a grocery store and squirreled away every penny he could. So when he died, friends were surprised to learn that he had left more than $11 million to charities in the Seattle area..."