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Donald Trump says his past accusers influence thinking on Brett Kavanaugh; claims 'a lot of false charges made against me' as he wades into #MeToo moment
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Donald Trump says his past accusers influence thinking on Brett Kavanaugh; claims 'a lot of false charges made against me' as he wades into #MeToo moment

An agitated President Donald Trump acknowledged Wednesday that past accusations of sexual misconduct against him have influenced the way he views similar allegations against other men, including his Supreme Court nominee.

Another woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of engaging in 'highly inappropriate conduct'
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Another woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of engaging in 'highly inappropriate conduct'

Julie Swetnick said Brett Kavanaugh's claim of "innocence" and lack of sexual activity in high school was "absolutely false and a lie."

US midterm elections 2018: Top data cruncher bullish on Democrats' edge, gives party 3 in 4 chance of taking House majority
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US midterm elections 2018: Top data cruncher bullish on Democrats' edge, gives party 3 in 4 chance of taking House majority

America’s best known data cruncher on elections Nate Silver is bullish on Democrats winning the House at the midterm elections 2018. FiveThirtyEight is giving Democrats a 3 in 4 chance of winning enough seats for a majority and it comes with a big caveat: “Relatively small shifts could allow Republicans to keep control of the House, or could turn a blue wave into a tsunami.”

US midterm elections 2018: Donald Trump predicts hardline immigration agenda will power Republicans to victory; says America will see a 'red wave'
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US midterm elections 2018: Donald Trump predicts hardline immigration agenda will power Republicans to victory; says America will see a 'red wave'

US president Donald Trump sharply accused congressional Democrats of allowing open borders and crime to fester, using a White House event on Monday to stoke a fall campaign fight over immigration and the U.S. southern border.

In US midterm season, Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti considers 2020 bid; fears Democrats bringing 'nail clippers to a gunfight'
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In US midterm season, Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti considers 2020 bid; fears Democrats bringing 'nail clippers to a gunfight'

An attorney who has bedeviled US President Donald Trump during the past year over his personal relationships and immigration policies made a presidential pitch of his own to Democratic voters in New Hampshire on Sunday.

US midterm election 2018: Donald Trump acolyte Steve Bannon warns Republicans they will 'get smoked' if they lean on traditional playbook
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US midterm election 2018: Donald Trump acolyte Steve Bannon warns Republicans they will 'get smoked' if they lean on traditional playbook

During a Sunday interview with The Associated Press, the former chief strategist to Trump said he believes the GOP would lose 35 to 40 seats in the House if the election were held today, thereby ceding their majority to Democrats he's convinced will pursue impeachment.

AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen; company says it made 'big mistake'
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AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen; company says it made 'big mistake'

The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after overseeing a $50,000-per-month contract for President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen to serve as a political consultant.

Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg reimbursed Michael Cohen following payment to Stormy Daniels, suggests porn star's lawyer
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Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg reimbursed Michael Cohen following payment to Stormy Daniels, suggests porn star's lawyer

Stormy Daniels' lawyer said, on Tuesday, that he has information showing that Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney, received $500,000 from a company associated with a Russian billionaire within months of paying hush money to Daniels, a porn star who claims she had an affair with Trump

Stormy Daniels versus Donald Trump:  Judge sets Friday hearing to decide on stay in 'hush agreement' case
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Stormy Daniels versus Donald Trump: Judge sets Friday hearing to decide on stay in 'hush agreement' case

Stormy Daniels has been seeking to invalidate a nondisclosure agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election so she can discuss the alleged relationship, which Trump denies.

Stormy Daniels' attorney engages in war of words with Donald Trump on Twitter, alledges 'con job'
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Stormy Daniels' attorney engages in war of words with Donald Trump on Twitter, alledges 'con job'

Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' lawyer, who is suing Donald Trump, exchanged fire with Trump directly on Twitter after the latter tweeted about her.

Stormy Daniels says she is 'done being bullied', releases sketch of man who 'threatened' her in parking lot
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Stormy Daniels says she is 'done being bullied', releases sketch of man who 'threatened' her in parking lot

Porn actress Stormy Daniels who is alleging she had a sexual affair with President Donald Trump says she is "done being bullied." Daniels today released a composite sketch of the man she says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot to stay quiet about the relationship.

Trump believes he can fire Robert Mueller, says White House after FBI raids Michael Cohen office
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Trump believes he can fire Robert Mueller, says White House after FBI raids Michael Cohen office

A furious Trump, who in the past month has escalated his attacks on Mueller's Russia investigation, said Monday from the White House that it was a "disgrace" that the FBI "broke into" his lawyer's office. He called Mueller's investigation "an attack on our country," prompting new speculation that he might seek the removal of the Justice Department's special counsel.

Porn star Stormy Daniels' lawyer files another motion seeking sworn testimony from Donald Trump over hush money
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Porn star Stormy Daniels' lawyer files another motion seeking sworn testimony from Donald Trump over hush money

A porn actress, Stormy Daniels, who says she had an affair with Donald Trump renewed an effort on Sunday to get the president to answer her attorney's questions under oath

Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen for defamation day after appearing on TV interview
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Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen for defamation day after appearing on TV interview

Adult film star Stormy Daniels is now suing President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen for defamation. The new allegation is part of a revised complaint filed Monday by Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti. It comes a day after a ratings-grabbing "60 Minutes" interview in which Daniels said she'd had sex with Trump years ago and has been threatened to keep her silence.

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen denies intimidating Stormy Daniels
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Trump lawyer Michael Cohen denies intimidating Stormy Daniels

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, is challenging porn actress Stormy Daniel's unsubstantiated charge that someone tied to Trump threatened her with physical harm if she went public with her story about a tryst with Trump years ago.

Porn star Stormy Daniels files case to dissolve confidentiality agreement with Donald Trump, court to hear matter on 12 July
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Porn star Stormy Daniels files case to dissolve confidentiality agreement with Donald Trump, court to hear matter on 12 July

Porn star Stormy Daniels will go to court on 12 July in a bid to dissolve an agreement stopping her discussing an affair she says she had with President Donald Trump.

Porn actress Stormy Daniels is suing to 'set the record straight' on alleged Trump affair
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Porn actress Stormy Daniels is suing to 'set the record straight' on alleged Trump affair

Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Tuesday. She alleges that the agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election, which prevented her from discussing the alleged sexual encounters, is "null and void and of no consequence" because Trump didn't personally sign it.