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Episodes

  • Wednesday, September 26, 2018

    Sep 26 2018

    A new poll looks at how voters are reacting to the Brett Kavanaugh nomination and an upcoming hearing. The Federal Reserve will likely nudge up interest rates. Also, we look at the cultural impact of Bill Cosby's sentencing amid the #MeToo movement.

  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018

    Sep 25 2018

    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh spoke publicly for the first time since allegations of sexual misconduct were made against him. President Trump will address world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly. Also, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is to talk about the power of the tech industry with a group of state attorneys general.

  • Monday, September 24, 2018

    Sep 24 2018

    A New Yorker report details a new allegation of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly proposed secretly taping President Trump. Also, Bill Cosby is being sentenced Monday for aggravated indecent assault.

  • Friday, September 21, 2018

    Sep 21 2018

    Attorneys for the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of assault is discussing terms of her appearance before a Senate panel. In Texas, Sen. Ted Cruz and his challenger Beto O'Rourke are prepping for their first debate. Also, Britain's prime minister is trying to preserve the nation's access to the EU's single market after the Brexit.

  • Thursday, September 20, 2018

    Sep 20 2018

    The Senate Judiciary Committee is moving forward with a hearing Monday on sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The latest on the trial of a Chicago police officer who shot and killed a black 17-year-old in 2014. Also, a look at public health concerns following flooding after Hurricane Florence.