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Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 07:49 AM PDT

GOP Aide on Kavanaugh Case Resigns; Accused of Harassment

GOP Aide on Kavanaugh Case Resigns; Accused of Harassment

A press adviser helping lead the Senate Judiciary Committee’s response to a sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has stepped down amid evidence he was fired from a previous...

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 02:54 AM PDT

FEMA Chief Misused Cars, But Will Keep Job: DHS Secretary

FEMA Chief Misused Cars, But Will Keep Job: DHS Secretary

The head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job over it, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Friday. Federal...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 08:45 PM PDT

Ben Carson Calls Kavanaugh Opponents 'Desperate'

Ben Carson Calls Kavanaugh Opponents 'Desperate'

Housing Secretary Ben Carson is attributing the controversy over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to people who want to "fundamentally change this country." Carson said Friday that Kavanaugh's...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 08:01 PM PDT

Top Moments: Cruz, O'Rourke Face Off in Texas Senate Debate

Top Moments: Cruz, O'Rourke Face Off in Texas Senate Debate

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz had a chance to show off his often praised debating skills tonight in his first match-up against Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke, the El Paso congressman running a strong...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 06:04 PM PDT

Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz Square Off in First Debate

Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz Square Off in First Debate

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke and Sen. Ted Cruz faced each other in the first of three planned debates Friday in what has become a neck and neck race for the Texas senate seat.

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 06:26 PM PDT

Cruz, O'Rourke Trade Attacks in Texas Senate Debate

Cruz, O'Rourke Trade Attacks in Texas Senate Debate

Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke repeatedly traded barbs during a testy first debate Friday night, underscoring how a Texas Senate race that long looked like a cakewalk for the conservative...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 01:59 PM PDT

Target Says Trump Tariffs Would 'Penalize American Families'

Target Says Trump Tariffs Would 'Penalize American Families'

Target is "deeply troubled" by the Trump administration's escalating trade war, saying it threatens to undermine the U.S. economy, penalizes American families and raises prices on everything from backpacks to...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 01:46 PM PDT

Rosenstein Joked About Secretly Recording Trump: Officials

Rosenstein Joked About Secretly Recording Trump: Officials

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was joking when he discussed wearing a wire to secretly record President Donald Trump and does not believe Trump should be removed from office through the use of procedures...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 12:09 PM PDT

Trump Hits Pause on Declassifying Russia Probe-Related Docs

Trump Hits Pause on Declassifying Russia Probe-Related Docs

President Donald Trump on Friday delayed his own order to declassify and release documents from the FBI's Russia investigation, saying the Justice Department and U.S. allies have raised security concerns...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 08:12 AM PDT

Kavanaugh Accuser Outlines Conditions to Testify

Kavanaugh Accuser Outlines Conditions to Testify

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the professor accusing President Trump's Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, may end up testifying after all. Attorneys for Dr. Ford said she's too busy dealing with death threats...

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