As another woman confronts a Supreme Court nominee with sexual allegations, one thing has stayed the same
As the nation awaits the resolution of another woman confronting another Supreme Court nominee with sexual allegations from the past, another similarity has emerged: the credibility of the Senate vetting process may be shot.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:50 am
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley has set 10 a.m. Friday as the deadline for Christine Blasey Ford's legal team to respond to his request for her to speak to the committee regarding her sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:27 pm
CNN's Jeffrey Toobin talks about how Christine Blasey Ford's testimony, or lack of, will affect the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 2:19 am
Posted: September 20, 2018, 2:33 am
Samantha Guerry, a friend of Christine Blasey Ford, says she is not sure what Ford is going to do going forward, but praises her integrity and character.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 6:28 pm
On Tuesday night, the attorney for Christine Blasey Ford, one day after offering to have her client testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, pulled back the offer and made a demand --the FBI must investigate before her client will testify.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:20 am
A key Republican senator pushed back Wednesday on calls by Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to allow for an FBI investigation before a hearing next week, the latest indication that Republicans may be closing in on the votes to confirm President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee if Christine Blasey Ford declines to testify.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 2:32 am
The creator of the world's first fully printed 3D gun has been charged with sexual assault on a child in Texas, the Austin Police Department said Wednesday.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:08 am
A Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur was forced to turn back Thursday after around 30 passengers complained of nose and ear bleeds due to low pressure in the cabin.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 5:54 am
Two people, including a young girl, have been attacked by sharks in separate incidents in the same harbor in Australia's Whitsunday Islands in the past 24 hours.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:43 am
Scientists tracked great white shark migration to a remote area of the Pacific Ocean they're calling the "White Shark Café."
Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:06 pm
Australian retail giant Woolworths has temporarily pulled sewing needles from its stores after at least 100 reported cases of the objects being inserted into strawberries nationwide.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 4:49 am
A Pennsylvania man is on the run after he allegedly shot at his ex-wife after their divorce was finalized, then went to a retirement community and killed his parents, authorities said.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:27 am
Before Grant William Robicheaux was accused of rape, he charmed audiences on a reality TV dating show, lamenting how difficult it was for a busy surgeon like him to meet the right woman.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 12:36 am
President Donald Trump loves to tout the fact that there has never been another president like him. When it comes to his ratings on ethics, he's right.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:04 am
CNN's Anderson Cooper explains the back and forth between Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee and the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh denies the allegations.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:07 am
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is set to be sentenced on December 18 for lying to FBI investigators, federal Judge Emmet Sullivan said Wednesday.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 12:00 am
President Donald Trump sought to project momentum into his dealings with North Korea on Wednesday, saying a summit between leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in boded well for peace despite little indication that the two leaders had made any real progress toward denuclearization. In contrast, lawmakers and experts urged caution.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:42 pm
Juli Briskman, who was fired from her job after flipping off President Trump's motorcade, is now running for a seat on the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors in Virginia.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:39 pm
Posted: September 19, 2018, 5:25 am
While surveying the Carolinas' Florence devastation, President Trump discusses his Supreme Court nominee, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and Lake Norman, which is located on Trump's golf course.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 10:09 pm
Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:50 am
A satellite successfully tested its new space-cleaning technology as part of a plan to clean up the thousands of pieces of rubbish floating around Earth's orbit.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:19 pm
An airport baggage handler in South Africa has received praise after diligently straightening suitcases as they fall on the carousel belt.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 6:37 am
Posted: September 19, 2018, 8:48 am
A year ago, Hurricane Maria tore into Puerto Rico, obliterating power grids, decimating farms, flattening homes and wrecking the local economy.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:21 pm
Her son cried out for help via text message on the morning of October 17, a month after Hurricane Maria wrecked this Caribbean island.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 9:28 pm
Their lives got ripped apart in Hurricane Maria. Depression, suicide and PTSD now plague these kids. CNN's John D. Sutter reports from Puerto Rico.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 6:20 am
On Monday, President Donald Trump hosted a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at the White House and declared, "Hispanic Americans are not only living the American dream, but their incredible efforts are unlocking the American dream for citizens across our land." He added that Hispanics "inspire our entire nation."
Posted: September 19, 2018, 8:20 pm
Two South Carolina inmates drowned in a prison transport van when floodwater from the aftermath of Hurricane Florence overtook the vehicle, according to the Horry County Sheriff's Office.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:46 am
Posted: September 20, 2018, 1:34 am
Aerial images captured the destruction Hurricane Florence inflicted on the North Carolina coastline, from lines of houses shorn of their shingles to sand-covered streets.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 8:25 pm
Storm forces ants to form small islands in order to survive. CNN's Jeanne Moos shows how ants man their own life rafts.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 2:55 am
Innovative designers are raising compelling questions about the complicated relationship between plastic and design today.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 5:07 am
A video of a passenger shaving on a train went viral and many shamed the man on social media. The Associated Press tracked down the man in the video and reported on his life story.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:19 pm
For many people, the future inspires nightmare visions of a "robopocalypse," a time when humans become subjugated by their own creations: robot overlords that possess superior physical and intellectual prowess.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 10:36 pm
Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill said Wednesday she is voting no on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, citing concerns over his stance on anonymous political contributions.
Posted: September 20, 2018, 2:27 am
In the last few months, two emails have gone out from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's top staff to employees throughout the State Department giving careful, meticulous instructions on comma usage.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 9:32 pm
President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, is being accused of sexually and physically assaulting a 15-year-old girl at a party during his high school years.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 4:39 pm
The future of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination is in question after a woman went public over the weekend with accusations that the 53-year-old federal judge physically and sexually assaulted her when the two were in high school.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 9:21 pm
Posted: September 19, 2018, 6:13 pm
In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of younger guys are complaining of sexual concerns, such as diminished libido and erectile problems, more commonly seen in older men.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 10:01 am
By the time Greg Manteufel, 48, reached the hospital in late June, "my face was all red and blue, and it started going down the rest of my body," he said.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 4:38 pm
Most yogurts have deceptively high levels of sugar, with organic yogurts among the worst offenders, a new study warned.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 2:43 pm
Posted: September 19, 2018, 2:06 pm
A group of Prince fans reportedly are asking the US attorney for the District of Minnesota to convene a grand jury to investigate the singer's death.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 3:11 pm