Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles E. Grassley (R-Iowa) capped an extraordinary late-night back-and-forth by giving Christine Blasey Ford one more day to respond to his offer for her and Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh to testify before his panel next week.
Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein denied the account. The revelations prompted speculation that President Trump might seize on the new information to fire Rosenstein, who oversees special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Hurricane Florence came and went. But many riverfront towns in North Carolina are just now experiencing the menace that has mounted steadily: water. Long after the winds and the rains, the river rises relentlessly out of its banks, lapping over curbs and through doorways.
William “Brock” Long will be allowed to remain in his job, according to statements from Long and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who appeared to be aiming to overcome a tense feud.