Publicly, President Trump is going through the ordinary motions of being president. But behind the scenes, he is confronting broadsides from every direction — legal, political and personal.
Already burdened by an unpopular president and an energized Democratic electorate, the male-dominated GOP is facing a torrent of scrutiny about its handling of a sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh.
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As a White House lawyer, Kavanaugh received insider information taken from Democrats’ files but has repeatedly said he never suspected that his source was stealing it. These claims defy logic.
South Korean leader Moon Jae-in’s comments came after a three-day summit with Kim Jong Un. There, Kim promised to dismantle a key nuclear site if the United States also takes “steps.”
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The man who revolutionized television in the 1970s with SNL, who made some of the best comedies of the 1980s and who as recently as 2012 earned rave reviews for his turn on “Community” wonders why he can’t get a break. He has a few theories.
Wendy Martinez, 35, was stabbed just before 8 p.m. Tuesday in what police said was probably a random attack. She staggered into a nearby takeout restaurant, where patrons tried in vain to save her life.
The founder of Defense Distributed, who has become embroiled in a national debate about “downloadable” firearms, has been charged with a second-degree felony.
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The Past, Rediscovered
In 1768, James Cook set sail on the HMB Endeavour for the Pacific, eventually reaching the then-uncharted continent.
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They hoped to avoid the pressure of gender stereotypes. So they have tried to raise their 2-year-old without gender.
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