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GOP says time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk

Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, even as President Donald Trump called the woman’s allegation hard to believe in one of the GOP’s sharpest attacks on her credibility.

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman’s claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers, hoping to salvage his endangered Supreme Court nomination with a risky, nationally televised showdown between the judge and his accuser.

Ky. lawmaker accused of assault dies in apparent suicide

A state lawmaker accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl has died in an apparent suicide.

UPDATE: Kentucky GOP caucus signals support for speaker

House Speaker Jeff Hoover has the full support of the GOP House Caucus despite a report that he settled a sexual harassment claim with one of his staffers.

Priest in western Ky. suspended over abuse allegation

The Diocese of Owensboro has suspended a western Kentucky Catholic priest after church officials received an accusation that he sexually abused a juvenile.

Medicaid fraud allegation settlement goes to fund Medicaid

After a company systematically billed Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health care programs for excessive and unnecessary drug testing, Attorney General Beshear announced Kentucky has received a $945,114 in settlement.

University of Maryland assistant faces sex abuse allegation

A University of Maryland assistant women's basketball coach has been suspended after a player he coached at Xavier University accused him of groping her.

Comer calls abuse allegations untrue, vows to stay in race

Republican candidate for governor James Comer has flatly denied he abused his college girlfriend, one day after she outlined several accusations in a letter to a newspaper and threatened to bring down his campaign two weeks before Election Day.

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