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Charles Krauthammer’s final book, finished by his son, Daniel, is due in December
Charles Krauthammer’s final book, finished by his son, Daniel, is due in December

The final word of the late Charles Krauthammer, the dean of conservative commentators, was announced by his son, Daniel, on Tuesday.

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Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford demands 'full investigation' by FBI before testifying, in letter from her lawyers
Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford demands 'full investigation' by FBI before testifying, in letter from her lawyers

Christine Blasey Ford, the California professor claiming Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her more than 35 years ago, late Tuesday demanded a "full investigation" by the FBI before she will attend any congressional hearing or "interrogation" into her accusations.

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Trump says exposing FBI Russia 'hoax' may be 'crowning achievement' of presidency
Trump says exposing FBI Russia 'hoax' may be 'crowning achievement' of presidency

President Trump told The Hill Tuesday that he ordered the declassification of a number of key documents connected with the FBI's investigation of alleged Russian collusion with members of his campaign team to show that the probe was "corrupt" and a "hoax."

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Brett Kavanaugh's mother is judge who dismissed a foreclosure action against accuser Ford's parents
Brett Kavanaugh's mother is judge who dismissed a foreclosure action against accuser Ford's parents

The parents of the woman who is accusing Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct have a connection to the Supreme Court nominee through his mother, a Maryland state judge, online court records show.

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Charles Krauthammer's final book, finished by his son, Daniel, is due in December
Charles Krauthammer's final book, finished by his son, Daniel, is due in December

The final word of the late Charles Krauthammer, the dean of conservative commentators, was announced by his son, Daniel, on Tuesday.

18 hours ago

Feinstein blames GOP after Kavanaugh accuser stays mum, admits 'I can't say everything's truthful'
Feinstein blames GOP after Kavanaugh accuser stays mum, admits 'I can't say everything's truthful'

Feinstein's comments came as Mark Judge, a friend of Kavanaugh whom Ford accused of being in the room during the alleged sexual assault, told the Judiciary Committee he did not want to testify.

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Declassification of Russia probe docs underway after Trump order; congressional sources fear 'red tape' delay
Declassification of Russia probe docs underway after Trump order; congressional sources fear 'red tape' delay

Intelligence agencies and the FBI have begun the process of declassifying key documents in the bureau's Russia investigation, but two congressional sources feared that “process” was being used to frustrate the president’s order and unnecessarily slow-roll the public release of the records.

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Lib Dems 'Glee Club' takes aim at Cable and Farron
Lib Dems 'Glee Club' takes aim at Cable and Farron

Liberal Democrat members have taken aim at party leader Sir Vince Cable and former chief Tim Farron at their traditional conference singsong.

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Rubio condemns social media star Salt Bae after chef mingles with Venezuela's Maduro
Rubio condemns social media star Salt Bae after chef mingles with Venezuela's Maduro

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., condemned social media star Salt Bae on Monday after the Turkish chef appeared in a video with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro at a restaurant.

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 The Note: Kavanaugh fight raises stakes for midterms
The Note: Kavanaugh fight raises stakes for midterms

The storylines have converged to set up a defining couple of days.

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