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    US consumer confidence rises to 18-year high in September

    WASHINGTON (September 25, 2018) — U.S. consumer confidence shot up to an 18-year high in September — good news for retailers as the holiday shopping season approaches.

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    Trump says Dems using 'con game' to sink Kavanaugh court bid

    WASHINGTON (September 25, 2018) — President Donald Trump accused Democrats on Tuesday of using a "con game" to try scuttling Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination and questioned the account of the second woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, saying she herself conceded she was "totally inebriated and all messed up."

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    Bill Cosby gets 3 to 10 years in prison for sex assault

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (September 25, 2018) — His Hollywood career and good-guy image in ruins, an 81-year-old Bill Cosby was sentenced Tuesday to three to 10 years behind bars for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman, becoming the first celebrity of the #MeToo era to be sent to prison.

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    Minnesota Democratic chairman says Ellison probe wrapping up

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (September 25, 2018) — Minnesota's Democratic Party chairman said Monday that he expects the investigation of allegations of physical abuse against Rep. Keith Ellison to be completed and released soon, well ahead of the November election.

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    McConnell to Dems: 'Facts matter' when accusing Kavanaugh

    McConnell, Kavanaugh, PenceWASHINGTON (September 25, 2018) — The Senate's top Republican accused Democrats on Tuesday of railroading Brett Kavanaugh by using decades-old, "vague, unsubstantiated and uncorroborated" claims of sexual misconduct to try sinking his shaky Supreme Court nomination.

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    WH mum on whether Trump confident in Rosenstein

    WASHINGTON (September 25, 2018) — White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving unclear whether President Donald Trump has confidence in the No. 2 man at the Justice Department.

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    In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

    WASHINGTON (September 25, 2018) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared in a televised interview that he never sexually assaulted anyone in high school or at any other time in his life and didn't even attend a party where one accuser said he assaulted her.

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    Feds: Priest blamed sex abuse on cancer he didn't have

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (September 25, 2018)- A former New Mexico priest, who fled the U.S. decades ago amid allegations of child sex abuse and once blamed his behavior on a cancer diagnosis which prosecutors say he didn't have, is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

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Trump says Dems using 'con game' to sink Kavanaugh court bid
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