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Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:36 pm
"Study the late Joseph McCarthy, because we are now in period with Mueller and his gang that make Joseph McCarthy look like a baby!" President Donald Trump tweeted from the final days of his golfing vacation at Bedminster, New Jersey. "Rigged Witch Hunt!"
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:15 pm
On Sunday, The New York Times reported that Italian actress Asia Argento, whose allegations that she was sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein helped launch the #MeToo movement, has been accused of sexual assault herself.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:14 pm
Whether he was strategizing ways to pin down President Bill Clinton on his sexual indiscretions or charting the end of the whole independent counsel investigation, Brett Kavanaugh took a bold approach.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:12 pm
Tyrone Coggins had just learned that both his brother's killers, after skirting comeuppance for 35 years, would almost certainly remain in prison for a long time. He told prosecutors to hold on because he had something for them.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:11 pm
Frontier Airlines has suspended a pilot over Facebook comments he is accused of making about a transgender student, officials said Monday. The posts were among several that led a rural Oklahoma school district to close for two days last week.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 6:00 pm
Over the weekend, we learned that White House counsel Don McGahn spent 30 hours talking to special counsel Robert Mueller's office about the ongoing investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, the possibility of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russians and the idea that Donald Trump himself may have sought to obstruct the investigation.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 5:51 pm
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 5:23 pm
A woman was killed Monday morning in an apparent alligator attack on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office said.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 5:20 pm
White House counsel Don McGahn's 30 hours of conversations with special counsel Robert Mueller's team has unnerved President Donald Trump, who didn't know the full extent of McGahn's discussions, two people familiar with his thinking said.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 4:56 pm
Rudy Giuliani, President Trump's attorney, said that "truth isn't truth" when explaining why he won't let special counsel Robert Mueller rush Trump into testifying because he believes the special counsel's investigators could take what Trump says, if it differs from what others have laid out, as a lie.
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 4:29 pm
Posted on: 20 August 2018 | 4:24 pm