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Key U.S. senators criticise Trump for mocking Kavanaugh accuser

Trump also paid off a porn actress for silence over an alleged one-night stand with her when his son Barron was only a few months old. Kavanaugh has denied Ramirez's allegations. This despite the fact that the interview list has grown to include other possible witnesses, CNN has reported based on attorneys for people who have been contacted.

Tiebreak games needed to settle NL Central, NL West races

The 1946 pennant was also decided by a best-of-three tiebreaker, with the Cardinals beating Brooklyn in two straight. Had there just been one tiebreaker, the extra game would have started at 3:09pm CT. In an era when the rise in home runs come with an increase in strikeouts, Joc Pederson has avoided the trend of the latter. He finished the season with a.247 batting average - the same figure he had in each of the previous three years.

Anita Hill Says Kavanaugh Accuser Hearing 'Cannot Be Fair'

Deborah Ramirez , 53, told The New Yorker magazine that Kavanaugh , 53, exposed himself to her while playing a drinking game at a party during their freshman year at Yale University . His confirmation by the Republican-controlled Senate had seemed all but assured until allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced almost two weeks ago.

Meghan and Harry go head-to-head in netball shootout

The area covers islands including New Guinea, Easter Island, Hawaii and New Zealand. It came nearly six months after her wedding day. The Duchess revealed that the embroidery had been intended as "a fun surprise for my now husband, who didn't know, and he was really over the moon to find out that I would make this choice for our day together".

Kavanaugh Denies Second Sexual Misconduct Allegation

In a statement, the White House claimed that neither Kavanaugh nor anyone within the administration shared the accuser's name with Whelan. Late Saturday, an attorney for a woman believed to be one of the witnesses Ford said was at the party released a statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee and CBS News denying she was at the party.

Brett Kavanaugh responds after 2nd woman accuses him of sexual misconduct

That would mark a change from the 1991 Judiciary Committee hearings into allegations by Anita Hill that she had been sexually harassed by then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas. Grilled on Good Morning America by ABC News Chief Correspondent George Stephanopopulos, Farrow insisted Deborah Ramirez came forward only after Senate Democrats "began looking" at the alleged incident with Kavanaugh .

Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

Cosby, who has said he is legally blind. Prosecutors are expected to seek a lengthy sentence, citing the nature of Cosby's crime as well as his alleged history of misconduct. He remained a Hollywood A-lister for much of the next half-century, hitting his peak in the 1980s with the top-rated "Cosby Show" as the warm, wisecracking dad, Dr.

Joshua knocks out Povetkin in 7th to retain titles

After sending the Russian to the canvas with a left-right combination after hurting him with a big right hand, the referee Steve Gray intervened to rescue Povetkin once he was back on his feet and unable to defend himself from another hurtful barrage of punches.

Maroon 5 To Perform Super Bowl Halftime Show

While the NFL football season is just getting started, the Super Bowl halftime show may already be locked down. Maroon 5 jokingly responded after the mix-up, tweeting at Henson, "Thanks for loving our performance from our seats at #SB50".

'Mrs. Maisel' takes home seven Emmy awards

The actress kept the hot streak alive for " The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel ", which also won supporting actress in a comedy series for Alex Borstein , and writing and directing in a comedy for Amy Sherman-Palladino. Our crew, they work so hard and we put them through so much and they still like us. Netflix's trophies on Monday included five for The Crown , including best drama actress triumph for Claire Foy; four for Black Mirror; and three for Godless .

Tom Arnold & Mark Burnett Get Into Physical Altercation at Emmys Party

Meanwhile, at a recent promotional appearance for his new show, Arnold said, " Mark Burnett says he's a Christian, and he lets that man do all that bullsh*t, and he let a sexual harasser work on his show". Time will tell whether Arnold found anything substantive on any tapes, and furthermore, whether said tapes will make a difference on anyone's opinion of Trump .

Novichok suspects: We were in Salisbury as tourists

THE prime suspects in the Salisbury nerve agent attack have claimed they visited the United Kingdom as tourists. The pair claimed they have been left fearing for their lives after Britain pointed to their involvement and said they were officers in Russian military intelligence service the GRU.

Sarah Sanders calls for investigation into anonymous op-ed author

But Woodward stands by his reporting. "I think in our business, at times , we are cheating the public". Woodward replied that these "political statements", denying the quotes in the book, were designed "to protect their jobs". After the chemical attack on Syrian civilians in April 2017, which prompted outrage across the world, Mr Trump reportedly said: "Let's f****** kill him!" The tweets attracted widespread attention and concern - "the Internet lost its collective mind", as Woodward ...

Amy Schumer flips on Cynthia Nixon, will vote for Andrew Cuomo

While the contours of the Democratic race in NY look similar to those upsets, Nixon, best known for her Emmy-winning role on HBO's " Sex and the City ", has steadily trailed Cuomo by 30 points or more in opinion polls . They might not think she can win, but a vote for her might convince be a warning to Cuomo to clean up his act. But some voters, like Aaron Weintraub, put their faith in two-term Gov.

Mac Miller's Friend: Ariana Grande Was Very Supportive of His Sobriety

On the 10th of September episode, Shane claimed Ariana was genuinely trying to help Miller out, however, unfortunately, her efforts weren't enough to save his life. She wanted nothing but positivity in Mac's life after they broke up '. Powers seems to want fans to understand that Ariana isn't to blame, but that she was a positive factor in his prior sobriety, staying in touch with Powers regarding Mac's health after the pair broke up earlier this year.

John Legend becomes first black man to earn EGOT status

The singer and actor won an Emmy at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards , along with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice , for producing the best variety special victor, " Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert ". So amazed to be in such rarefied air. "My fingers are crossed and if it happens, I'm very excited about the possibility". Obviously Teigen posted loving comments towards her husband for his win, but none are quite as good as the subtle but hilarious comment on the post.

Serena Williams fined $17k after US Open outburst

The first violation came when Ramos ruled that Williams was receiving illegal coaching from her coach Patrick Mouratoglou . Williams was issued a second code violation six games later after smashing her racket as frustration continued to boil over.

Hollywood actor Burt Reynolds dies aged 82

In recent years, Reynolds also battled his health; he was injured while filming City Heat , underwent back surgery in 2009 and a quintuple heart bypass in 2010. Reynolds made his directing debut with 1976 action film Gator and 1978's black comedy The End . His acting career began on stage in NY in the 1950s.

26-year-old virgin Colton Underwood is the next Bachelor

Booth tweeted in support of the announcement and confirmed she will not be a contestant on his season. Both Colton and Tia left Bachelor In Paradise after their heartbreaking split. He was eliminated by Becca in that episode. Just as Tia had become pretty confident in how well things were going in her renewed relationship with Colton , he decided that he'd felt forced into it and couldn't move forward.

New Yorker Festival disinvites Stephen Bannon from headlining interview

Judd Apatow , Jack Antonoff, John Mulaney and Jim Carrey were among the high-profile attendees who pulled out of their scheduled events, the Times reported . No one wants a festival of ideas to turn into a cozy chat among like-minded friends. "It's obvious that no matter how tough the questioning, Bannon is not going to burst into tears and change his view of the world".