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  1. Brett Kavanaugh, on eve of vote, says he regrets 'sharp,' 'emotional' tone during hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he was "sharp" and said "a few things I should not have" during a Senate hearing over sexual assault allegations last week. Kavanaugh, writing in an opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal , said he regretted his tone at times during last week's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing that included Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulted her when they were both teens.

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  2. OnPolitics Today: 'It's time to vote'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The FBI's report on Brett Kavanaugh hit Capitol Hill as GOP Senate leaders moved to vote on the Supreme Court nominee. Key senators looked poised to vote yes as hundreds of anti-Kavanaugh protestors sent them a message: We're watching.

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  3. Mitch McConnell harassed by protesters at DC airport over Brett Kavanaugh voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Meanwhile, a political group taking credit for getting into the face of the Kentucky Republican as he walked through Reagan National Airport near Washington, D.C., on Monday said it was a "last resort" to oppose Kavanaugh's confirmation. "How many stories of sexual violence do you need to hear in order to believe women," an activist can be heard asking McConnell in a video released by the Center for Popular Democracy.

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  4. Brett Kavanaugh: Republicans plan careful steps to protect FBI report's secrecy, including a safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    WASHINGTON Republicans are planning a careful choreography for the results of the FBI's background probe into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , including sending only a single copy to Capitol Hill that will be housed in a safe. The FBI report, which officials said will include summaries of interviews about Kavanuagh's conduct in high school, will first go to the White House and then to the Senate Judiciary Committee, where it will be carried to senators' offices on request.

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  5. Brett Kavanaugh: Outside groups rush in with political ads as Senate awaits FBI reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    SEPTEMBER 04: Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was nominated by President Donald Trump to fill the vacancy on the court left by retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy.

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  6. Protesters shout at Jeff Flake in elevator: - You're telling me that my assault doesn't matter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Protesters who said they were sexually assaulted approached Flake in the elevator after he said he would vote in favor of Kavanaugh. Two protesters who said they were sexually assaulted approached Senator Jeff Flake in the elevator Friday after he released a statement saying he was voting in favor of Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court.

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  7. The images that will define the emotional testimony by Brett Kavanaugh and Christine FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    SEPTEMBER 27: U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand reacts during testimony from Christine Blasey Ford at a Judiciary Committee hearing at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Blasey Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland.

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  8. Divided committee sends Kavanaugh nominee to Senate floor amid calls for FBI investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted along party lines Friday to move Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor, leaving open the possibility of a one-week FBI investigation into sexual assault accusations against him. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., who had been undecided, agreed to advance Kavanaugh's nomination but indicated he might oppose him if the White House doesn't agree to seek such a probe, which Democrats have demanded.

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  9. Brett Kavanaugh: Key moments in his testimony, including his furious and emotional responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh offered emotional testimony Thursday about what a "circus" his confirmation process has become and denounced the sexual assault allegations that have "destroyed" his name. Kavanaugh's testimony came directly after about four hours of testimony given by Christine Blasey Ford, who alleges he held her down and tried to remove her clothes at a party in 1982 when they were both in high school.

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  10. These images will define today's emotional testimony by Brett Kavanaugh and Christine FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Thursday's highly anticipated Senate Judiciary Committee hearing contained hours of emotional testimony as Christine Blasey Ford detailed an alleged sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and he responded with a vehement defense. Ford has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault during a high school party in the early 1980s.

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  11. PHOTOS: Kavanaugh-Ford hearing in the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in before testifying the Senate Judiciary Committee with her attorneys Debra Katz and Michael Bromwich in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Charles Grassley , with Senator Dianne Feinstein , gives a preliminary statement before Christine Blasey Ford testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 27, 2018.

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  12. Kavanaugh protesters put Senate on notice: 'We will not forget when it comes to midterms'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Protesters, many of them sexual assault survivors, are arrested by U.S. Capitol Police for demonstrating against the appointment of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh outside the offices of Sen. Susan Collins outside the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 26, 2018 in Washington, DC. WASHINGTON Thousands of protesters will rally across the nation Thursday in opposition to Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court and in solidarity with the woman accusing the federal judge of sexual assault more than three decades ago.

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  13. Kavanaugh confirmation: abuse allegations spark rise in calls to sexual assault hotlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Activists walk through the halls of Dirksen Senate Office Building during protests against Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill September 26, 2018 in Washington, DC. - The US Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled for Friday a preliminary vote on the nomination of Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh, who is under fire over claims of sexual assault in his youth.

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  14. Rosenstein stays. For now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The deputy attorney general who reportedly floated the idea of removing President Donald Trump from office headed to the White House on Monday expecting to be fired. He was not.

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  15. Key figures in the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, Supreme Court nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    His accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, agreed to appear before the committee the same day to testify about the alleged assault, which she said took place during a high school party. A second person stepped forward to accuse Kavanaugh of an assault while in college.

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  16. Kavanaugh: Allegations are 'smears' that will keep people from entering public serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Judge Brett Kavanaugh continues to deny allegations of sexual assault Monday accusing Democrats of "grotesque and obvious character assassination" that would dissuade qualified people of entering public service in the future. "There is now a frenzy to come up with something - anything - that will block this process and a vote on my confirmation from occurring," the nominee for the Supreme Court said in a letter to the Judiciary Committee chair and ranking member.

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  17. #BelieveSurvivors protests erupt in Washington against Brett Kavanaugh; dozens arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Dozens of angry protesters were arrested outside the Capitol Hill offices of multiple senators Monday as opposition to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh grew stronger amid accusations of sexual assault as a young man. Protesters carrying signs and chanting slogans filled hallways outside the offices of Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and other lawmakers.

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  18. Kavanaugh accuser gives terms for Senate testimony, including him not being in the roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh arrives on the first day of his confirmation hearing in front of the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, on Sept. 4, 2018.

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  19. Robert Mueller seeks November sentencing for Michael Flynn, signaling end of his use to Russia probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, center, and his attorney Abbe Lowell, right, depart Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, July 24, 2017, after a closed-door interview with Senate Intelligence Committee investigators looking into Russia's election meddling and possible ties to the Trump Administration. Michael Flynn, former national security advisor to President Donald Trump, arrives for his plea hearing at the Prettyman Federal Courthouse Dec. 1, 2017 in Washington, DC.

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  20. Report: Ex-EPA chief Scott Pruitt may become coal consultant for Kentucky tycoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    In this file photo Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a meeting between US President Donald Trump and carmakers in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington, DC. A woman recently confronted Pruitt at a Washington restaurant on July 2 and called on him to resign -- the latest time an official from President Donald Trump's administration has come under fire while dining out.

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