Former US president Barack Obama. Photo: AP

Barack Obama warns Democratic contenders that voters ‘don’t want to see crazy stuff’

  • Obama has largely refrained from publicly opining on the Democratic primary, which has exposed a growing rift between the progressive wing and centrists
  • Immigration and health care are two issues he cited as cases where Democratic candidates are out of sync with public sentiment
Topic |   Barack Obama

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Former US president Barack Obama. Photo: AP
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Former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill on Friday. Photo: AP

Donald Trump’s ‘intimidating’ attack on impeachment witness Marie Yovanovitch during testimony

  • ‘Everywhere [she] went turned bad,’ president tweets, lashing out at ousted US ambassador
  • House Intelligence Committee chairman calls outburst ‘witness intimidation in real time’, but does not say whether it is an impeachable offence
Topic |   Donald Trump impeachment inquiry

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Former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill on Friday. Photo: AP
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