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Kavanaugh to hear first arguments as Supreme Court justice

A Supreme Court with a new conservative majority takes the bench as Brett Kavanaugh, narrowly confirmed after a bitter Senate battle, joins his new colleagues to hear his first arguments as a justice.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court

The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (all times local):

UK professors among 2,400 who signed letter opposing Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation

Several Kentucky law professors were among the more than 2,400 who signed a letter opposing Kavanaugh's confirmation.

Key senators undecided as Senate poised to vote on Kavanaugh

The Senate is poised to take a crucial vote Friday on whether to advance Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court as key Republican senators remain undecided amid allegations of sexual misconduct and intense protests that have divided the nation.

Kavanaugh accuser says she would testify under right terms

Christine Blasey Ford may testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney said Thursday, breathing new life into the prospect of a dramatic Senate showdown next week over Ford’s accusation that he assaulted her when both were in high school.

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.

Ford wants her Kavanaugh claim investigated before hearing

Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before she testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing next week, her lawyers said in a letter to the panel.

What to expect in the Supreme Court confirmation battle

The coming battle over a Supreme Court nominee promises to be a bruising one.

Senate confirms retired coal boss to oversee mine safety

The Senate has narrowly approved President Donald Trump's selection of a retired coal company executive to oversee U.S. mining safety.

Sanders calls on Senate to weigh in on Garland

President Barack Obama says allowing the Supreme Court confirmation process to become an extension of the presidential race would be wrong. He says that would betray America's best traditions.

US Attorney In Kentucky Confirmed As Federal Judge

The U.S. Senate confirmed David J. Hale to a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky.

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