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George W. Bush defends Kavanaugh

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 20:31
Former President George W. Bush reaffirmed his support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Tuesday and said he is "a fine husband, father, and friend."

The N.H.L., Seeking Fans in China, Calls In the Great One

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 20:30
China wants to have 300 million winter sports fans by the time it hosts the 2022 Olympics. The N.H.L. wants to build its Asian fan base. The two missions converged this past week.

Kavanaugh's 2015 joke resurfaces

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 20:29
In a newly resurfaced video, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh alludes to his life in high school during a speech he gave at The Catholic University of America back in 2015.

Middle-age drinkers care more about reputation than health

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 20:27
Middle-age drinkers are more concerned about their embarrassing or childish behavior resulting from drinking alcohol than about the health risks associated with it, a new study has found.

Cruz jokes: 'If Beto wins, BBQ will be illegal'

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 20:18
Barbecue has once again made its way into national political discourse. This time, lawmakers are not laughing about the authenticity of the Brooklyn version like they were in March, but instead, the fate of its existence in the Lone Star State.

Lawyer explains why accuser wants investigation

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 19:56
The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault says the FBI should investigate the incident before senators hold a hearing on the allegations.

U.K. Police Investigate New Allegation Against Harvey Weinstein

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 19:29
The case brings to 11 the number of women in Britain who have accused the American movie producer of sexual misconduct.

Kavanaugh’s accuser thought her life would be upended. She was right.

Washington Post - Tue, 2018-09-18 19:11
Supporters of the Supreme Court nominee have called for protests at her house and questioned her veracity and motives.

Asia and Australia Edition: Your Wednesday News Briefing: China, Myanmar, Elon Musk

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 19:07
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

The Police in Her Neighborhood Knew Her Troubles. The Police Who Shot Her Were From Elsewhere.

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 18:56
Officers had responded to 911 calls to the Queens address before, according to the police. But officers in that precinct were away mourning a colleague.

DealBook: When an Owner’s New Company Puts the Old One in Trump’s Cross Hairs

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 18:56
The decision by the Salesforce chief executive Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine raises the question of the duty that executives have to the companies that made them rich.

Facebook Accused of Allowing Bias Against Women in Job Ads

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 18:55
A case filed with federal regulators says the company’s targeting technology is used to screen out female candidates in violation of the law.

Will Donald Trump Stand Up to China?

NY Times - Tue, 2018-09-18 18:54
He’s cracking down over trade, but it’s urgent that he protest Beijing’s human rights abuses as well.

Kavanaugh accuser's classmates send letter to Congress

CNN - Tue, 2018-09-18 18:52
Twenty-four women who attended the Holton-Arms School with Christine Blasey Ford have signed and sent a letter of support for her to Congress.
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