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White House says not 'micromanaging' FBI probe of Kavanaugh

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 10:31
The FBI is free to investigate any sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh that it deems credible, two White House spokeswomen said on Sunday, rebuffing suggestions the administration has tried to limit the probe.
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Overshadowed by Kavanaugh drama, new Supreme Court term looms

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 08:06
The U.S. Supreme Court begins its new term on Monday in an awkward position, down one justice as the fierce fight unfolds in the Senate over confirmation of President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to a lifetime job as a justice.
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Hurricane Rosa loses strength as it spins toward California

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 05:25
Hurricane Rosa dwindled to a Category 1 storm as it spun in the Pacific Ocean towards Baja California early Sunday and was forecast to become a weaker tropical storm later in the day, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
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Search continues in Alaskan waters for helicopter crash victims

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 02:38
The U.S. Coast Guard continued its search overnight and into early Sunday for three missing people from a helicopter crash in the frigid waters near Lituya Bay, about 116 miles northwest of Juneau, Alaska.
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'We fell in love:' Trump swoons over letters from North Korea's Kim

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 00:39
U.S. President Donald Trump took his enthusiasm for his detente with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to new heights on Saturday, declaring at a rally with supporters that "we fell in love" after exchanging letters.
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FBI contact second accuser of court nominee Kavanaugh

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 23:56
FBI agents investigating U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have contacted the second woman to accuse him of sexual misconduct, her attorney said on Saturday.
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Trump uses Kavanaugh delay as rallying cry for midterm elections

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 21:29
U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday used the stalled nomination of his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as a rallying cry for Republican voters in November congressional elections.
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'Terrorism' ad by indicted Republican roils California election

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 21:14
When a Democrat with Palestinian-Mexican ancestry who had never before run for office was elected to challenge a Republican incumbent in a staunchly conservative southern California congressional district, few gave him much of a chance.
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Kavanaugh accuser Ramirez contacted by FBI: lawyer

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 16:21
The attorney for the second woman to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct said on Saturday that FBI agents assigned to investigate the allegations have contacted her.
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Two Mississippi police officers killed in gunfight with man

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 14:17
Two police officers were shot and killed in a southern Mississippi town during a gunfight with a 25-year-old man before dawn on Saturday, officials said.
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Indicted California Republican blasts House rival's family history

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 13:40
When a Democrat with Palestinian-Mexican ancestry who had never before run for office was picked to challenge a Republican incumbent in a staunchly conservative southern California congressional district, few gave him much of a chance.
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At U.S. Marine base, families plead for housing help after Florence

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 11:22
Two weeks after Hurricane Florence deluged the U.S. East Coast’s largest Marine Corps base with raging waters and dangerous winds, some military families say they are still residing in unlivable conditions and awaiting help from the base’s private housing manager.
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