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Nation Oct 155 important stories that aren’t about the midterms
Washington state just eliminated the death penalty, Hungary bans sleeping in public areas and other stories we're reading now.
Nation Oct 095 important stories that have nothing to do with the White House
More than half of Detroit schools have shut off drinking water over concerns about lead and copper, a string of high-profile killings of women in Iraq and other stories we're reading this week.
Politics Oct 05WATCH: Senate votes on confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh
Senators are expected to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court starting at 5 p.m. ET Saturday.
Nation Oct 02‘We have received no response’: Read the full letter from Christine Blasey Ford’s attorneys to the FBI
Ford's lawyers say it is "inconceivable" that the FBI could conclude its investigation without interviewing either her, Kavanaugh or all of the other witnesses whose names she has provided.
Nation Sep 27Ford on why others don’t recall night of alleged Kavanaugh assault: ‘Nothing remarkable happened to them’
"It was a very unremarkable party ... because nothing remarkable happened to them that evening," Ford said.
Politics Sep 26WATCH: Trump says he may delay Rosenstein meeting
President Donald Trump declined to directly answer Wednesday whether he would fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein during a planned meeting Thursday. “I would certainly prefer not doing that,” Trump said during a news conference in New York. “My preference…
Nation Sep 26A new allegation, Kavanaugh’s high school calendar and other evidence that could impact Thursday’s hearing
A new allegation against Brett Kavanaugh and a call from Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee to suspend his nomination have raised questions on both sides of the aisle about what path to take forward.
Politics Sep 24WATCH: Trump’s full speech to the United Nations General Assembly
President Donald Trump is expected to speak at 10:15 a.m. ET Tuesday. Watch live here.
Nation Sep 185 important stories that were lost in last week’s news dump
The lack of pain diagnoses attached to opioid prescriptions, the alarming new numbers on suicide attempts among trans youth, and other stories we're reading this week.
Politics Sep 17WATCH LIVE: Trump hosts Hispanic Heritage Month celebration
The event is expected to begin at 5 p.m. ET Monday. Watch live here.