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Accuser of U.S. high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public

7 days ago   |   By Reuters

A woman who had anonymously accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s went public on Sunday, but Republicans said they were moving ahead with plans to hold a committee vote this week.
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California professor who accused Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault goes public

California professor who accused Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault goes public

7 days ago   |   By National Post

Earlier this summer, Christine Blasey Ford wrote a confidential letter to a senior Democratic lawmaker alleging that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her more than three decades ago, when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. Since Wednesday, she has watched as that bare-bones version of her story became public without her name or her consent, drawing a blanket denial from Kavanaugh and roiling a nomination that just days ago seemed all but certain to succeed.
Now, Ford has decided that if her story is going to be told, she wants to be the one to tell...
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Democrats Calls To Delay Kavanaugh Vote After His Accuser Goes Public

Democrats Calls To Delay Kavanaugh Vote After His Accuser Goes Public

7 days ago   |   By NPR

Dianne Feinstein called for the delay shortly after The Washington Post published a story naming the woman who says that Kavanaugh tried to sexually assault her when they were both teenagers.
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Accuser of U.S. high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public: Washington Post

7 days ago   |   By Reuters

A woman who had anonymously accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s decided to go public with her accusations and provided details of the alleged incident, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.
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Trump still stands by Kavanaugh as more sexual misconduct allegations surface

Trump still stands by Kavanaugh as more sexual misconduct allegations surface

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6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

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Sirius XM to buy Pandora for $3.5 billion

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The satellite radio giant would ink the deal taking over Pandora in the first quarter of 2019. Read more ...

Trump expects to meet again with Kim Jong Un ‘quite soon'

Trump expects to meet again with Kim Jong Un ‘quite soon'

President Trump said on Monday that he is expecting to meet “quite soon” for a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “It's moving very well. The relationship is... Read more ...

In defiance of Israel, Russia set to give advanced missile systems to Syrian...

In defiance of Israel, Russia set to give advanced missile systems to Syrian regime

Russia will provide advanced S-300 missile systems to Syria and directly link up with the air-defence network of its Middle Eastern ally, stepping up support for the regime of... Read more ...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink...

Avalanche of new Kavanaugh accusers could kill his nomination and even sink his current job

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, had his nomination rocked by additional and graphic accusations of sexual misconduct over the weekend. A New... Read more ...

Ryder Cup 2018: Four reasons why Team Europe will win

Ryder Cup 2018: Four reasons why Team Europe will win

Team USA is favored to retain the Ryder Cup, but Europe can make a case for a victory at Le Golf National. Read more ...

Michael Kors close to buying Versace for $2.4B

Michael Kors close to buying Versace for $2.4B

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Sky shares surge after Comcast wins auction with lofty bid

Sky shares surge after Comcast wins auction with lofty bid

Shares in Sky jumped 9 percent on Monday to within touching distance of the 17.28 pounds a share Comcast bid to beat Twenty-First Century Fox in the battle for Europe's biggest... Read more ...