During arguments, impeachment managers showed a flurry of excerpts from former president Trump's speeches in which he told supporters the only way he could lose is if the election results were rigged.
The Senate voted 56-44 to move forward with the trial, with six Republicans joining Democratic lawmakers, but the conviction, which still seems unlikely, will need nearly a dozen additional Republican votes.
The US Senate votes on two resolutions, one recommending that Washington end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and the other holding Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
Key US Senators threaten to reduce United Nations funding due to sexual abuse cases committed by UN peacekeepers
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