President Trump said during a news conference at the White House that he supports the congressional hearing on an allegation that Brett M. Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a woman in high school, because there shouldn't be any doubt about his innocence. Trump also blamed Democrats for not bringing the allegation forward sooner.
Florence has poured so much rain on North Carolina that the wall of a coal ash landfill has failed in several places, washing away enough toxic waste to fill 150 dump trucks. It is one of many environmental concerns spreading across the region.
The electric automaker is also facing a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation and multiple shareholder lawsuits over Musk's tweets last month that he had the “funding secured” to complete a major deal.