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Accuser's Story of Attack Roils Plan for Kavanaugh Vote

Accuser's Story of Attack Roils Plan for Kavanaugh Vote

By Darlene Superville and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 17
Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation for the Supreme Court is taking an uncertain turn as Republican senators express concern over a woman's private-turned-public allegation that a drunken Kavanaugh groped her at a party when they were teenagers.

Steve Bannon: Time's Up is Most Powerful Political Movement

Steve Bannon: Time's Up is Most Powerful Political Movement

Sep 17
President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement hasn't had more impact on corporate America.

Florence, A Wet and Unwanted Visitor, Besieges Carolinas

Florence, A Wet and Unwanted Visitor, Besieges Carolinas

By Jeffrey Collins and Jonathan Drew | Sep 15
Florence already has proven deadly with its nearly nonstop rain, surging seawater and howling winds, and the threats are days from ending as remnants from what was a major hurricane swirl over the Carolinas.

NJ Congressman's Remarks About Gay Adoption Spark Controversy

NJ Congressman's Remarks About Gay Adoption Spark Controversy

Sep 15
A recording published by an LGBTQ publication appears to suggest that New Jersey Republican representative Chris Smith believes children in need of adoption would fare better in orphanages than in families headed by same-sex parents.

Everyone Wants Answers: Mass., Feds Hunt for Gas Blast Cause

Everyone Wants Answers: Mass., Feds Hunt for Gas Blast Cause

By Bob Salsberg | Sep 14
Investigators worked Friday to pinpoint the cause of a series of fiery natural gas explosions that killed a teen driver in his car just hours after he got his license, injured at least 25 others and left dozens of homes in smoldering ruins.

Manafort Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate with Special Counsel

Manafort Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate with Special Counsel

By Eric Tucker, Chad Day and Michael Balsamo | Sep 14
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.

Kavanaugh Denies Allegation of Sexual Misconduct in School

Kavanaugh Denies Allegation of Sexual Misconduct in School

By Lisa Mascaro | Sep 14
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday denied a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high school.

The Apple Watch is Inching Toward Becoming a Medical Device

The Apple Watch is Inching Toward Becoming a Medical Device

By Michael Liedtke | Sep 14
Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch from a niche gadget into a lifeline to better health by slowly evolving it into a medical device.

Julie Chen Signs Off 'Big Brother' as Julie Chen Moonves

Julie Chen Signs Off 'Big Brother' as Julie Chen Moonves

Sep 14
Julie Chen returned to television with an unusual sign-off days after her husband, Les Moonves, resigned as the CEO of CBS after sexual misconduct allegations.

Florida Opens Up Hotel Rooms to Florida Evacuees

Florida Opens Up Hotel Rooms to Florida Evacuees

By Mike Schneider | Sep 14
Florida was in the unusual position this week of accommodating diverted cruise ships and hotel-room seekers hoping to escape the wrath of Hurricane Florence.

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