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Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

2 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The Missouri Democrat, facing a tough re-election battle, says her decision is not based on recent allegations of sexual misconduct against the nominee, but on other issues...
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Republicans Warn Time Is Running Out for Kavanaugh's Accuser to Talk

2 hours ago   |   Time

Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, even as...
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Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

Sen. Claire McCaskill: 'I Will Vote No On Judge Kavanaugh'

2 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The Missouri Democrat, facing a tough re-election battle, says her decision is not based on recent allegations of sexual misconduct against the nominee, but on other issues...
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Shinzo Abe Poised to Become Japan's Longest-Serving Leader After Easily Winning Party Vote

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide Thursday, paving the way for up to three more years as the...
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Vulnerable US senator welcomes Trump in tight Nevada race

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

LAS VEGAS - Republicans' chances of keeping their majority in the U.S. Senate have become shakier as races in red states like Texas have tightened, but the party's most...
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Regional vote results in Russia's Far East annulled over violations

4 hours ago   |   RT

Russia's election commission has nixed the results of a regional election in the country's Far East over violations. The date for a new vote is being considered at the moment.
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Kirchner corruption charges boost Macri’s re-election prospects

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Argentinian president expected to lose support after tax increase proposal, but Cristina de Kirchner’s alleged corruption is expected to give him a boost in next year’s vote.
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Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the...
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Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

6 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

In the aptly named Harvester Restaurant, wheat farmer Roy Dube makes clear he's no fan of President Donald Trump's trade policy. "We get him elected into office and he pulls...
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Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

SPANGLE, Wash. - In the aptly named Harvester Restaurant, wheat farmer Roy Dube makes clear he's no fan of President Donald Trump's trade policy. "We get him elected into...
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Report: Maroon 5 to headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show

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Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes from game machine

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2 women drowned in a sheriff's van during Florence flooding while being transported to a mental health facility

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Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office building near Madison

Police were called to a commercial building after receiving multiple reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. ET. Read more ...

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Homeless DC student with an offer to play college football is offered a place to live after his high school team banned him over residency rules

Covenant House Greater Washington has given Jamal Speaks, an 18-year-old senior at Ballou-STAY Opportunity Academy, a place to live for the rest of the 2018-2019 school... Read more ...

Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major...

Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year

6.7 billion yen in cryptocurrency has been stolen by hackers from a Japanese digital exchange called Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka based company that owns the exchange... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Jon Jones' USADA suspension, possible UFC 230 return

Twitter reacts to Jon Jones' USADA suspension, possible UFC 230 return

Gallery Photos: Best of Jon Jones view 46 images Former UFC champ Jon Jones finally had his future unveiled today when it was announced he'd agreed to a 15-month suspension... Read more ...

Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

A new poll finds that men and women - particularly within the Republican party - differ greatly on why more women haven't been elected to office, or even whether there are... Read more ...