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Democratic victory in November would put Trump under microscope

12:57pm BST

WASHINGTON If Democrats win control of the U.S. House of Representatives or Senate next month, nearly every aspect of Donald Trump's presidency could face swift examination – from his long-elusive tax returns to possible business ties with Russia and conflicts of interest, congressional sources say. | Video

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

08 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Saturday confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of sexual misconduct against him and delivering a major victory to President Donald Trump who has now locked in a conservative majority on the court. | Video

Women's groups aim to use Kavanaugh rage to boost voter turnout

08 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON As women rallied at the U.S. Capitol to protest Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court on Saturday, activist Linda Sarsour flew from Washington to Texas with her eyes on the next challenge: the Nov. 6 congressional elections.

Women's groups aim to use Kavanaugh rage to boost voter turnout

07 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON As women rallied at the U.S. Capitol to protest Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court on Saturday, activist Linda Sarsour flew from Washington to Texas with her eyes on the next challenge: the Nov. 6 congressional elections.

Trump läuft sich mit Ernennung Kavanaughs für Wahl warm

07 Oct 2018

Washington Einen Monat vor der Kongresswahl in den USA feiern Präsident Donald Trump und seine Republikaner mit der Berufung des umstrittenen Richters Brett Kavanaugh an den Obersten Gerichtshof einen großen Triumph.

Backing from senators puts Kavanaugh on track for U.S. Supreme Court

06 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, looked headed for a lifetime job on the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday after two crucial senators said that sexual misconduct accusations against the judge would not prevent them from voting to confirm him. | Video

Streit über Trumps Richter-Kandidaten geht in die Endrunde

05 Oct 2018

Washington Der wochenlange Streit über die Berufung des erzkonservativen US-Richters Brett Kavanaugh an das Oberste Gericht steuert auf einen Showdown zu.

Republicans aim to confirm Kavanaugh on weekend; protesters arrested

05 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans gained confidence on Thursday that his U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, could win Senate confirmation after two wavering lawmakers responded positively to an FBI report on accusations of sexual misconduct against the judge. | Video

U.S. Census Bureau nominee says courts should decide citizenship question

04 Oct 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Census Bureau, Steven Dillingham, said on Wednesday he believed courts should have the final say on whether the census can ask if respondents are U.S. citizens, acknowledging that the question could affect participation.

FBI report on Brett Kavanaugh nears completion

04 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The FBI's report on sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh neared completion late on Wednesday as the battle over his selection by President Donald Trump approached a new turning point. | Video

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