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GOP senators warn against quick dismissal of impeachment trial

Key Republican senators told CNN the Senate should conduct a fulsome trial of President Donald Trump -- assuming the House soon sends over articles of impeachment, as expected -- and not try to jam through a motion that would allow them to dismiss the case quickly on a partisan vote.

FBI investigated how Trump's actions seemed to benefit Russia

At the same time the FBI opened a probe into President Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice after he fired FBI Director James Comey, counterintelligence agents were investigating why Trump was acting in ways that seemed to benefit Russia, according to a source familiar with the matter.