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WASHINGTON, D.C. President Donald Trump apologized to Brett Kavanaugh for the bitter battle over his confirmation to the Supreme Court and declared him "innocent" of the sexual assault allegations that almost derailed his nomination. As of Sunday, 77 percent of Democrats say they are "very motivated" to vote this fall, while 68 percent of Republicanssaid the same, the Politico/Morning Consult poll showed. Kavanaugh strongly denied the allegations and is now on the Supreme Court. So I don't know how people are going to react to it.
"Our representative government and the rule of law depend on their dedication, their bravery and their sacrifice, so thank you so much for keeping the Senate safe", he said.
In a statement, Feinstein called Trump's remarks "ridiculous and an embarrassment".
Hours before the White House ceremony, Trump accused opposition Democrats of plotting to remove Kavanaugh from the bench.
Kavanaugh's confirmation gave the Republican president a major political victory ahead of crucial November 6 congressional elections, with Trump's second selection for the nation's highest judicial body.
"Since President Trump is unlikely to sign any legislation addressing Democratic priorities, that means that one of the main things you can expect outcome-wise from two years of Democratic House control is a long series of public inquisitions that might help uncover the truth about the president and his cronies".
But this time, the staple of Trump's 2016 campaign against Democrat Hillary Clinton had a new target: California Senator Dianne Feinstein.
Trump said Tuesday of Feinstein: "Did she leak that?"
The president continued to joke, "No, I don't want to get sued".
Newly minted Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh arrived for work on Monday to a familiar sight: protesting women dressed in "Handmaid's Tale" costumes.
A White House ceremony was held Monday night, in which President Trump erroneously said that Kavanaugh had been "proven innocent" of sexual-assault allegations levied at him by Christine Blasey Ford.
Speaking to a crowd of thousands, Trump said he was delivering a promise he'd made to Iowa voters years ago when he campaigned ahead of the state's caucuses. Murkowski voted against advancing Kavanaugh's nomination and "present" on the final vote.
Despite the outcry from Republican voters against Sen.
Since then, the "lock her up" chant has nearly exclusively been used for the former first lady, however, that all changed during Trump's rally in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
McConnell said that while anyone can throw their name into the ring to challenge Trump in a 2020 presidential primary, he believes it would be a "waste of time" for any Republican to try.
The bitterly divided US Senate voted 50-48 on Saturday to confirm Justice Kavanaugh, with just one Democrat supporting him.
Trump is traveling to key states and raising millions of dollars for Republican congressional candidates. The long-expected change will lift the federal ban on summer sales of gasoline with high-ethanol blends and allow them year-round.
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. She almost jeopardized Kavanaugh's confirmation and did historic harm to the Senate confirmation process, but McConnell still considers her a Republican in "very good standing".
CDT issued its first advisory on the storm, which is getting better organized over the northwestern Caribbean Sea. The hurricane center said Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft were en route to investigate the storm.
And the 27-year-old has revealed that Sarri's style is behind his resurgence. "I wish he came a bit earlier to be honest. I've been very happy for the last four years and a half, we've had great success, won many things.
Veteran workhorse Jon Lester pitched valiently going six strong innings giving up only one run while striking out nine batters. The Cubs defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2015 to spark a run to the NLCS, which ended at the hands of the New York Mets.
For a swath of the North Carolina shore from Cape Fear to Cape Lookout, the storm surge could range from 9-13 feet, the NHC said. As of Saturday, about 676,000 homes and businesses were without power in North Carolina, along with 119,000 in SC .
As the plan was taking shape, Rosenstein went to the White House expecting he would be fired but wound up staying in his job. The official who described Rosenstein's plans was not authorized to speak publicly about the trip and requested anonymity.
The crash "sounded like an explosion", said Linda Riley, of nearby Schenectady, who was on a shopping trip with her sisters. Amy and Axel Steenburg had been married less than three months. "I want the families to know we will be with you", said Dr.
Trump, not the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec), is behind the recent rise in prices, Zanganeh said. He also accused Iran of sowing chaos and pledged to imposed further sanctions.
The next golfer in the standings will begin at 8-under, the player in the third spot would be 7-under, and so on. That part's a little bit of a bummer but we're just going to see how it unfolds and hopefully it turns out well.
The victory means Mercedes continue their run of being unbeaten at Suzuka since the turbo-hybrid era began in 2014. Hamilton is now 67 points clear of the Ferrari man and can realistically win the title next time out in Austin.
Mitchell, a registered Republican, stood in for the all-male GOP senators on the committee, who did not question Ford. The FBI is expected to produce a report for the White House, which the administration would then give the Senate.
Jean's mother, Allison, learned of Guyger's termination during a Sunday evening conference call with Hall, family attorney S. The Dallas Police Department released a statement via Twitter Monday afternoon announcing the firing of Amber Guyger .
Intel Core i7-9700K hands on: setting the bar for high-end CPUs
Similarly, video editing with Adobe Premiere is up to 34 percent and 97 percent faster respectively, as per Intel's own testing. The Core i7-9700K is now an eight-core CPU, clocked at 3.6GHz and up to 4.9GHz (boost frequency) with a 12MB cache and 95W TDP.
Michael now a Category 1 hurricane
The risk of life-threatening storm surge , heavy rainfall , and unsafe winds is increasing for the northeastern Gulf Coast. After making landfall, Michael will move quickly inland, and this is where things get interesting for central Georgia.
Google to shut down Google
Many have long suspected that Google + was in its final days, but nearly no-one could have predicted it would end like this. The search giant states that it wasn't able to maintain "a successful Google + product that meets consumers' expectations".
Second referendum to be ‘politicians vote: UK PM
Ready to get going on the meat of it, though? Theresa May speaks during the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham . But she acknowledged that, a decade after the 2008 crash, the after-effects were still being felt by many households.
Emergency alert test going out to phones nationwide Wednesday
Even if the handset is missing a SIM card or isn't activated, if it's on and not in a phone call it will receive the notification. It finally happened-the " presidential alert " was sent to people's cellphones, and of course, everyone began riffing on it.
Microsoft unveils new Surface devices, smart headphones
The base model carries a price of $899, and it will shoot up depending on how powerful the top-end version ends up being. Surface Headphones offer a smarter way to listen, with spectacular rich audio and hands-free calling.
US says Canada not making concessions needed for NAFTA deal
In August, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland, confirmed that no NAFTA agreement was reached with the US . The US leader has also threatened to leave Canada out of the deal unless it signs up to the agreement by Sunday.