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Politics Sep 26Republican staff for Senate committee seeks immediate interview with third Kavanaugh accuser
GOP committee aides have emailed a letter to the woman's attorney, Michael Avenatti, wanting to know immediately whether Julie Swetnick would agree to be interviewed by phone later Wednesday.
Politics Sep 26WATCH: Trump says false allegations against him affect how he sees Kavanaugh accusers
President Donald Trump says he's open to changing his mind on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh — if the evidence at Thursday's Senate committee hearing is compelling.
Nation Sep 26Read Brett Kavanaugh’s prepared testimony defending against allegations of sexual misconduct
"I am innocent of this charge," Kavanaugh says.
Politics Sep 26WATCH: China rejects ‘unwarranted accusations’ of election meddling
China's foreign minister says his country doesn't interfere in any other nation's internal affairs. His comments came at a U.N. Security Council meeting after President Donald Trump accused the Chinese of "attempting to interfere" in the November elections in the…
Politics Sep 26Kavanaugh denies new sexual misconduct charges, says they’re from the ‘Twilight Zone’
The Senate Judiciary Committee said Wednesday it is reviewing new allegations after attorney Michael Avenatti provided a statement from his client to the committee.
Politics Sep 26GOP picks female prosecutor to question Kavanaugh and his accuser
Senate Republicans are bringing in Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell to handle questioning about allegations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, describing her as tough, experienced and, above all, objective.
Nation Sep 26Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations
The Senate Judiciary Committee says it is reviewing new allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Politics Sep 26WATCH: Trump claims China ‘attempting to interfere’ in U.S. midterm elections
He's offering few details, but says at a meeting of the U.N. Security Council: "Regrettably, we found that China has been attempting to interfere in our upcoming 2018 election."…
Politics Sep 26Trump says he would prefer faster Kavanaugh confirmation
Speaking to reporters at the United Nations Wednesday, Trump says Senate Republicans "could not be nicer" in their treatment of the woman who claims Judge Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school.
Politics Sep 26Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford has 4 affidavits backing claim
The four sworn affidavits are among the information the Senate Judiciary Committee is considering on the eve of Ford and Kavanaugh's testimony Thursday.