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Kavanaugh allegations: Is what someone does at age 17 relevant?

The allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who was accused of attacking a girl at a house party in 1982, invited the nation to expound on the relevance of youthful indiscretion.<p>"I do not understand why the loutish, drunken behavior of a 17 year old high school boy has anything …

U.S. Supreme Court

Trump chips away at liberal U.S. appeals court majorities

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Aided by fellow Republicans in the Senate, President Donald Trump is rapidly filling vacancies on U.S. appeals courts, moving some that had liberal majorities closer to conservative control in an ideological shift that could benefit his administration.<p>These 13 courts wield …

Judiciary

Kavanaugh fight: Liberals desperate to block another Supreme Court conservative, Varney says

It’s called “moving the goalposts.” That is, changing the rules as the Kavanaugh nomination goes forward. Changing the rules to ensure endless delay.<p>Dr. Christine Ford’s lawyer, over the weekend, assured the world that the accuser would appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee to answer …

Jeff Flake

What's going on with North and South Korea?

The relationship between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in has shifted after the two signed a peace agreement. CNN's Will Ripley reports on if the relationship will last.

Moon Jae-in

Men in North Korea get tokens for free beer every month

North Korean men are given tokens for 1.3 gallons of beer every month and every adult must wear a pin featuring its revered leaders on their left …

Agriculture

US proposes October talks on recovering war remains from North Korea

The Pentagon has offered to meet with the North Koreans in the last week of October in a third-party country to negotiate joint excavation operations …

North Korea

Police: "Multiple victims" in Maryland shooting

<b>PERRYMAN, Md. --</b> Authorities are responding to the scene of a shooting Thursday in Harford County, Maryland, just south of Aberdeen, CBS Baltimore …

Rite Aid

Christine Blasey Ford willing to testify on Kavanaugh allegations under 'fair' conditions

WASHINGTON – Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, reiterated Thursday that she would be willing to testify before senators about her allegations.<p>In an email sent to the Senate Judiciary Committee and obtained by USA TODAY, Ford's …

Brett Kavanaugh

Keith Ellison domestic violence accuser posts 2017 medical document identifying Democrat as abuser

Video<p>Are Democrats ignoring Keith Ellison's accuser?<p>The woman who accused U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., of domestic abuse released on Wednesday what appeared to be a medical document from 2017 detailing the abuse allegedly caused by the congressman.<p>Karen Monahan, an ex-girlfriend of Ellison, …

Domestic Violence

Discovery of dog saves Oregon man from sex crime conviction

An Oregon man sentenced to 50 years in prison for sex abuse had his conviction overturned by a dog.<p>A judge dismissed Joshua Horner’s case Monday, more than a month after he walked out of Deschutes County Jail when an Oregon Court of Appeals reversed his conviction and ordered a new trial when a …

Deschutes

Grassley sets Friday deadline for Kavanaugh accuser to say if she will testify

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is giving Christine Blasey Ford until Friday morning to say whether she will take lawmakers up on their offer to testify about her allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.<p>Grassley, in a letter to Ford’s attorneys on Wednesday, set …

Chuck Grassley

Booker's push for Kavanaugh vote delay called out over his 1992 column detailing teenage groping

Video<p>Booker touts 'Spartacus moment' over Kavanaugh documents<p>New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker is facing accusations of hypocrisy over his calls to delay the confirmation vote of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh amid sexual misconduct allegations, as he once admitted groping a friend …

New Jersey

Florida man's nude yard work habit draws ire of neighbors

Neighbors are complaining about a Florida man who's apparently getting a little too comfortable in the area. They claim the man, who lives in Stuart, frequently does outdoor chores completely nude.<p>And witnesses of the nudity say they've seen enough.<p>"He works on his car, and he does it naked and …

Florida

Alibaba’s Jack Ma takes back promise to Trump to create 1 million US jobs

Jack Ma, the founder of Chinese retail giant Alibaba, is backing down on his promise to create 1 million jobs in the U.S. over the next five years, amid the ongoing trade war between President Trump and China.<p>The billionaire previously told Trump before his inauguration in January 2017 that he …

Jack Ma

FBI will not launch criminal investigation into Kavanaugh allegations: sources

The FBI will not launch a criminal investigation into the sexual assault allegations leveled against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, according to highly-placed law enforcement sources.<p>The sources told Fox News on Wednesday that there were no allegations of a federal …

U.S. Department of Justice

Democrats under fire for pushing misleading Kavanaugh videos

Amid a fiery Supreme Court confirmation hearing, Democrats have come under fire for spreading selectively edited video clips online of statements made by nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh -- and then standing by their interpretation despite the criticism.<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., tweeted out a …

Brett Kavanaugh

Tucker Carlson: In Democrat's feminist kangaroo court, Kavanaugh is a man -- and that makes him guilty

Tucker Carlson: In Democrat’s feminist kangaroo court, Kavanaugh is a man -- and that makes him guilty<p>All of Washington is girding for next Monday, just days from now. That's when Palo Alto University Psychology Professor Christine Blasey Ford has been invited to testify on Capitol Hill about the …

Brett Kavanaugh

Laura Ingraham: Kavanaugh, Ford controversy – shades of Duke lacrosse rush to judgment

Listen closely to the media coverage of the 36-year-old accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the chorus is hard to miss.<p>(BEGIN VIDEO CLIPS)<p>UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: We have Dr. Ford's credible allegation. She has nothing to gain here.<p>UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: The receipts were there. …

Lacrosse

Grassley, Collins urge Kavanaugh accuser Christine Ford to reconsider apparent refusal to testify

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and other top Republicans on Wednesday urged Christine Blasey Ford in a letter to reconsider her apparent refusal to testify next week about her decades-old sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.<p>In a separate, …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Her Son Was Murdered by an Undocumented Immigrant. I'm an Undocumented Immigrant. This Is What Happened When We Spoke

I was not at all prepared when the producers of <i>The Kelly File</i> on Fox News Channel added a guest to the lineup of an interview I was scheduled to do. …

Immigration Reform

Tom Selleck steps down from NRA's board of directors

“Blue Bloods” star Tom Selleck has stepped down from the National Rifle Association’s board of directors, the actor's publicist confirmed to Fox News.<p>Selleck, 73, has been a member of the NRA since he was 8 years old, The Trace, a non-profit website covering gun violence in America, reported …

NRA

North and South Korea commit to 'era of no war'

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> North Korea said it would close a key missile test facility in the presence of "international experts" and potentially destroy its primary nuclear complex if the United States agrees to corresponding measures, South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced in a joint press …

North Korea

Marines will fly Osprey until 2060, prepping the aircraft for future wars

The Marine Corps is accelerating a massive modernization and readiness overhaul of its MV-22 Osprey to upgrade sensors, add weapons, sustain the fleet and broaden the mission scope -- as part of an effort to extend the life of the aircraft to 2060.<p>While first emerging nearly two decades ago, the …

Osprey

California Republican leads Obama-backed Democrat accused of sexual misconduct in hotly contested race: poll

A new poll shows a Republican candidate in a highly contested swing district in California is leading by 10 points over her Democratic opponent -- who was endorsed by former President Barack Obama but whose candidacy was plagued by accusations of sexual misconduct.<p>Young Kim, a former representative …

Voting

Maryland man had dog leash around wife's neck at Pennsylvania fair, authorities say

A Maryland man was arrested and charged with assault Saturday after he allegedly yanked on a leash that was around his wife’s neck.<p>A witness said William Wolford, 66, was walking around the York Fair in Pennsylvania over the weekend with an approximately 8-foot-long dog-style leash attached to his …

Maryland

Obama Foundation deal with Chicago calls for $10 fee on 99-year lease: reports

The foundation behind the planned Obama Presidential Center in Chicago has a tentative agreement with the city to pay just $10 to use 19.3 acres of city park space for 99 years, according to a report.<p>The accord is described in legislation that Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration will send to the …

Obama Foundation

'Carol Burnett' star Tim Conway recovers from brain surgery as family battle over comic's fate rages on

Tim Conway is recovering from brain surgery as his daughter and second wife fight in court over his care, Fox News has learned Monday.<p>The “Carol Burnett Show” star’s daughter, Kelly Conway, revealed that a Los Angeles court has decided a permanent conservatorship of the actor will be appointed in …

The Brain

Mollie Tibbetts' accused killer pleads not guilty to murder charges

Cristhian Rivera, the illegal immigrant accused of killing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts, pleaded not guilty to murder charges at his Wednesday arraignment.<p>Rivera's trial is set to begin April 16 of next year.<p>Rivera, 24, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder on Aug. 21 after …

Illegal Immigration

Trump rips into Jeff Sessions: 'I don't have an Attorney General'

President Trump tore into Jeff Sessions in an interview published Wednesday, going so far as to say “I don’t have an attorney general” -- although he appeared to later soften the statement.<p>In an interview with The Hill, Trump said the beleagured Sessions was absent and performing poorly in his role …

Jeff Sessions

Coulter: If Kavanaugh Nomination Goes Down, Then the Media Is 'Running the Country'

Conservative commentator and author Ann Coulter said on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that Democrats are using allegations of sexual assault against Judge Brett Kavanaugh "purely for delay."<p>Palo Alto University Professor Christine Blasey Ford recently came forward and accused Kavanaugh of attempted rape …

Brett Kavanaugh