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Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 06:06 PM EDT

Collins Unsure of Her Vote on Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Collins Unsure of Her Vote on Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

The controversy around Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is being watched closely in Maine, where Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she is still undecided on her vote. In an interview with CNN...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 04:15 PM EDT

'Little Delay' Possible on Kavanaugh: Trump

'Little Delay' Possible on Kavanaugh: Trump

President Donald Trump said Monday that the vote to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court may take longer than expected following a woman's claim that the judge sexually assaulted her at a party...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 02:12 PM EDT

GOP Rep. Chris Collins Will Remain on the Ballot After Insider Trading Charges

GOP Rep. Chris Collins Will Remain on the Ballot After Insider Trading Charges

A legal representative for Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., says his client will remain on the ballot in the race for New York's 27th Congressional District despite his indictment for insider trading. "Because...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 06:31 PM EDT

Koh Concedes 3rd District Democratic House Race to Trahan

Koh Concedes 3rd District Democratic House Race to Trahan

Dan Koh has conceded the 3rd District Democratic congressional primary to Lori Trahan.

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 10:23 AM EDT

Mattis Condemns Russia for Influence-Peddling in Macedonia

Mattis Condemns Russia for Influence-Peddling in Macedonia

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Macedonia on Monday, condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming vote that could pave the way for the country to join...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 08:49 AM EDT

Kavanaugh Accuser Goes Public

Kavanaugh Accuser Goes Public

The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of pinning her to a bed and putting his hand over her mouth came out of anonymity for the first time in an interview with The Washington Post. Christine...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 11:26 PM EDT

Hearing Sets Up Dramatic Showdown Between Kavanaugh, Accuser

Hearing Sets Up Dramatic Showdown Between Kavanaugh, Accuser

Republicans on Monday abruptly called Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sexual assault decades ago to testify publicly next week, grudgingly setting up a dramatic showdown they hoped would prevent...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 01:48 AM EDT

S. Korea Plays Down Chance of Nuke Progress at Kim Summit

S. Korea Plays Down Chance of Nuke Progress at Kim Summit

A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this week's inter-Korean summit will result in major progress in efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear program. South Korean President...

Sunday, Sep 16, 2018 at 09:40 PM EDT

Grim Warnings for White House, Republicans Ahead of Election

Grim Warnings for White House, Republicans Ahead of Election

The prognosis for President Donald Trump and his party was grim. In a post-Labor Day briefing at the White House, a top Republican pollster told senior staff that the determining factor in the election wouldn't...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 08:48 AM EDT

Woman Accusing Kavanaugh of Sexual Misconduct Comes Forward

Woman Accusing Kavanaugh of Sexual Misconduct Comes Forward

President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court was thrust into turmoil Sunday after the woman accusing him of high school-era sexual misconduct told her story publicly for the first...

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