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Kavanaugh fight sharpens the stakes for U.S. midterm elections

World / Politics Oct 7, 2018

Kavanaugh fight sharpens the stakes for U.S. midterm elections

The bitter battle over Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court has exacerbated America's political divide and left many Americans emotionally raw. It has also given new definition to the high stakes of November's election. Until now, the fight for control of Congress has largely ...

Kavanaugh on U.S. Supreme Court: Sparks or harmony?

World / Politics Oct 6, 2018

Kavanaugh on U.S. Supreme Court: Sparks or harmony?

When Clarence Thomas took a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1991, he had only barely survived a series of bitter Senate hearings on allegations of sexual harassment that divided the country. But he said he was quickly welcomed by his eight fellow justices. "After ...

Key lawmakers rebuke Trump for mocking Kavanaugh accuser

World / Politics Oct 4, 2018

Key lawmakers rebuke Trump for mocking Kavanaugh accuser

Three Republican senators key to Brett Kavanaugh's approval to the U.S. Supreme Court blasted President Donald Trump Wednesday for mocking the woman accusing his nominee of sexual assault as he played to a crowd of thousands at a political rally. The controversy over Kavanaugh's nomination ...