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The worst is yet to come for Kavanaugh's accuser. Take it from this sexual assault expert. - Washington Post

Nothing adequately prepares a sex crime victim for the moment she goes public, legal experts say. Christine Blasey Ford, who alleges that Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her decades ago, may do so on a national stage ...

Koreas' Talks Begin With Goodwill, if No Quick Results - Wall Street Journal

SEOUL—The leaders of North and South Korea emerged from two hours of talks in Pyongyang without any immediate new agreements as they seek to break an impasse in U.S.-North Korea nuclear negotiations and keep their own engagement on track.

Reality TV contestant and girlfriend arrested for drugging, raping women - USA TODAY

Bravo reality TV contestant Grant William Robicheaux was arrested and accused of drugging and raping at least two women in Newport Beach, California, according to the Orange County District Attorney. And investigators believe there could be many more ...and more »

New US-China tariffs raise fears of an economic Cold War - Washington Post

China said Tuesday it would retaliate for President Trump's latest tariff salvo, risking further U.S. trade actions that could result in what some analysts are calling an economic Cold War. By next week, the United States and China appear likely to be ...

How To Help Those Affected By Hurricane Florence - NPR

Floodwaters keep rising in the Carolinas as post-Tropical Storm Florence continues to dump rain on the region. The dangerous storm has already left more than 30 dead and displaced thousands of others, leaving them without electricity or shelter.

Unraveling the Mystery of a 12-Day Killing Spree at the Border - New York Times

LAREDO, Tex. — No one in Claudine Anne Luera's family knows when she first met the Border Patrol agent. Her life had spiraled in recent years, as her heroin addiction consumed her. She lost custody of her five children. Not far from the house where ...

A tornado swarm ripped through Richmond as Florence passed through Monday. Here's what happened . - Washington Post

On Monday, a mini-outbreak of tornadoes developed across the Richmond region as the remnants of Florence moved up the spine of the Appalachians. More than a dozen reports of tornado activity were conveyed to the National Weather Service. Here we ...and more »

Cruz: 'if Beto wins, BBQ will be illegal' - CNN

(CNN) Barbecue has once again made its way into national political discourse. This time, lawmakers are not laughing about the authenticity of the Brooklyn version like they were in March, but instead, the fate of its existence in the Lone Star State ...

Brooklyn Diocese Reaches Multimillion-Dollar Settlement in Sex-Abuse Case - Wall Street Journal

Four men who said they were abused by a church worker as children will receive a total of $27.5 million as part of a settlement with the Diocese of Brooklyn, in what the victims' lawyers say is among the largest U.S. awards paid to individual victims ...

Internet critics mocked a man filmed while shaving on a train. Then they learned he was homeless. - Washington Post

Anthony Torres was on his way to see family. He was ready to forget about the last few weeks. He was also about to become an instant Internet sensation, the subject of unsparing insults and pitiless social media posts. In the three days to come, his ...