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Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A woman who had anonymously accused President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s [more…]

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said on Monday the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct will be [more…]

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate consideration of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to become a Supreme Court justice should be put on hold until the FBI conducts [more…]

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Published 15/09/2018

(Reuters) - A plea deal by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to cooperate with U.S. prosecutors in their investigation of Russian interference in the [more…]

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh denies sexual misconduct allegation

Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh denies sexual misconduct allegation

Published 15/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday denied an allegation of sexual misconduct dating back to when he was a high [more…]

Trump ex-campaign head Manafort changes mind, cooperates in Russia…

Trump ex-campaign head Manafort changes mind, cooperates in Russia…

Published 14/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will cooperate with the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, a dramatic [more…]

Bill would put brakes on U.S. states’ rush to tax internet sales

Bill would put brakes on U.S. states’ rush to tax internet sales

Published 14/09/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The ability of states to quickly cash in on a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling that lifted restrictions on their ability to [more…]

Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week

Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week

Published 14/09/2018

NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) - The Tezos cryptocurrency project is preparing to launch the long-awaited main version of its network that underpins a new virtual token [more…]

‘Stolen’ Matisse can stay in London’s National Gallery: U.S….

‘Stolen’ Matisse can stay in London’s National Gallery: U.S….

Published 10/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The National Gallery in London persuaded a U.S. appeals court that three grandchildren of a muse for French artist Henri Matisse [more…]

VW investors seek $11 billion damages over dieselgate scandal

VW investors seek $11 billion damages over dieselgate scandal

Published 10/09/2018

BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) went on trial on Monday to face investors seeking 9.2 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in compensation, arguing the carmaker [more…]