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Melania Trump calls Brett Kavanaugh ‘highly qualified’, says she is glad Ford was heard
Oct06

Melania Trump calls Brett Kavanaugh ‘highly qualified’, says she is glad Ford was heard

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CAIRO) — First lady Melania Trump weighed in publicly for the first time on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh since sexual assault allegations were made against him, saying he is “highly qualified.”She also said…

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White House: Brett Kavanaugh’s ’emotional’ testimony shouldn’t be held against him
Oct06

White House: Brett Kavanaugh’s ’emotional’ testimony shouldn’t be held against him

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — A White House spokesman defended the “emotional” Senate testimony of Brett Kavanaugh, who is poised to be confirmed Saturday to the Supreme Court, saying the nominee will be a fair and evenhanded justice.“I don’t think one…

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Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh seems likely ahead of Senate vote
Oct06

Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh seems likely ahead of Senate vote

Tom Williams/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — After weeks of high-stakes political and human drama, it appears Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court is all but assured when the full Senate takes a final vote Saturday afternoon.The victory coul…

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Senators vote to confirm Kavanaugh as Supreme Court justice amid protests
Oct06

Senators vote to confirm Kavanaugh as Supreme Court justice amid protests

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(WASHINGTON) —  The Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh Saturday as the next Supreme Court justice — but the vote, like the controversial confirmation process, was anything but smooth.
Protesters in the public viewing gall…

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Flash flood concerns increasing as several rounds of heavy rain target central US
Oct06

Flash flood concerns increasing as several rounds of heavy rain target central US

ABC News(NEW YORK) — An active weather pattern across the U.S. will bring several weather events over the coming days, including a multiday heavy rainfall event, possible severe weather in the Plains, the season’s first widespread snow in parts of the…

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