Midterm Elections 2018: Voters Head to Polls Across the Country

Voters on Tuesday waited out winding lines at their polling places and trudged through often unpleasant weather conditions to turn out in what both parties expected to be extraordinary numbers for a midterm election. • Polls start closing at 6 p.m. Eastern … Continue reading

Saudis preparing to acknowledge journalist Khashoggi died after interrogation ‘went wrong’

CNN reported Monday, citing sources, that “Saudis are preparing a report that will acknowledge that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death was the result of an interrogation that went wrong, one that was intended to lead to his abduction from Turkey.” … Continue reading

Sen. Collins Supports Kavanaugh: We Will Be Ill-Served If We Abandon The Presumption Of Innocence

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) announced Friday she would support Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The Senator argued the presumption of innocence is ingrained in the American consciousness and is relevant to advice and consent. She said now is not the … Continue reading

Florence Could Knock Out Power to Up to 3 Million and It Could Be Out for Weeks

Between 1 and 3 million South and North Carolina customers could lose power as a result of Hurricane Florence and it could take weeks to restore, Duke Energy says. “We anticipate Hurricane Florence to be a historic storm that will impact all … Continue reading

White House Cites Executive Privilege to Withhold 100,000 Pages of Kavanaugh Records

WASHINGTON — The Trump White House, citing executive privilege, is withholding from the Senate more than 100,000 pages of records from Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh’s time as a lawyer in the administration of former President George W. Bush. The decision, … Continue reading

Brooks Koepka Holds Off Tiger Woods to Win the P.G.A. Championship

On Sunday at the 100th P.G.A. Championship, Koepka could have easily lost his focus. He was being chased by a hard-charging Tiger Woods, who had the full-throated support of the fans crammed like packing peanuts into the 200-acre parcel of … Continue reading