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Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh accuser 'faces death threats'
September 19, 2018
The woman who says the US Supreme Court pick once attacked her has had to flee home, says her lawyer.
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Some gun-toting Texans embrace Democrat's call for tougher firearm laws
September 19, 2018
Texas cattle rancher Bill Martin is a lifelong Republican who owns more than 20 firearms and has been shooting guns since the age of 6.
Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation before she will testify
September 19, 2018
A woman who has accused President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual assault decades ago wants her allegations to be investigated by the FBI before she appears at a U.S. Senate hearing, her lawyers said on Tuesday.
Tightening Texas race boosts Democrats' hopes of taking Senate: Reuters poll
September 19, 2018
The Democratic congressman aiming to unseat Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz in Texas has pulled even in the race, a Reuters poll found, a spark of hope for a party seeking a Senate majority to curb President Donald Trump's agenda.
Trump to visit North Carolina as waterways rise
September 19, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected on Wednesday to visit North Carolina, which is bearing the brunt of Florence's deadly deluge and where rivers are still rising while thousands of homes and roadways remain submerged.
Factbox: Over 205,000 customers without power in Carolinas after Florence
September 19, 2018
More than 205,000 U.S. homes and businesses, mostly in North Carolina and South Carolina, were still without power early Wednesday, after Hurricane Florence hit the North Carolina coast last week, power companies said.
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Trump Shouldn't Blame Gun Violence on Violent Video Games
March 8, 2018
Research demonstrates no link can confidently be made between violent video games and gun violence.
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'There doesn't need to be a rush to judgment'
September 19, 2018
Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford said Tuesday she wants the FBI to probe her claims that Trump's supreme court nominee sexually assaulted her before she testifies.
Which past president would be best for these turbulent times?
September 19, 2018
Presidential historian and author Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses her new book, "Leadership in Turbulent Times" and the lessons from past presidents for today's uncertain political landscape.
Fmr. DOJ Spox: Trump is using presidential power to help himself
September 19, 2018
Trump says the FBI shouldn't get involved in investigating a sexual assault claim against his SCOTUS pick Kavanaugh while declassifying documents related to Mueller's Russia probe. Fmr. DOJ Spokesman Matthew Miller & fmr. U.S. Attorney Chuck Rosenberg