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‘Serious & credible’? Another sex abuse claim jeopardizes Kavanaugh nomination

By ethan / September 24, 2018

As the professor who accused the US Supreme Court nominee of sexual abuse is set to testify on her claims, Senate Democrats are investigating yet another “credible allegation” about Brett Kavanaugh’s misconduct while in college. The new allegation was brought forth by Deborah Ramirez, who claimed that Kavanaugh exposed his gentiles in her face during […]


Kavanaugh accuser comes forward as Democrats seek to block SCOTUS nomination

By ethan / September 17, 2018

A woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has revealed her name and said she is willing to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as Democrats fight to block Kavanaugh’s confirmation. The accuser, Christine Blassey Ford, is “willing to do whatever it takes to get her story forth,” her attorney Debra Katz […]


Russia’s Cheryshev gets Puskas nomination for rocket against Croatia (VIDEO)

By ethan / September 3, 2018

Russia’s Denis Cheryshev has been nominated for the Puskas award for the most beautiful goal in football for his wonder strike against Croatia, but national team manager Stanislav Cherchesov was not shortlisted for best coach. READ MORE: Lionel Messi NOT included as finalist for FIFA best men’s player award The winger was Russia’s top scorer at […]


Pompeo nomination for State Department barely clears Senate committee

By ethan / April 24, 2018

CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s nomination for secretary of state has barely cleared the Senate Foreign Committee. No Democrat voted in favor of the nominee, and the vote almost failed due to one Republican’s absence. Initially, ten of the Republicans present voted in favor of Pompeo, and ten of the Democrats present voted against. Senator Johnny […]


Retired intelligence operatives ask Trump to reverse Haspel CIA nomination

By ethan / March 26, 2018

A group of former US intelligence officers has urged President Donald Trump to rescind his nomination of Gina Haspel as CIA director, citing concerns over her alleged role in human rights abuses and her destruction of evidence. Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity includes former CIA, NSA, FBI and Army operatives. In a memorandum to the […]

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