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Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016 hurricane

Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016 hurricane More than 2,800 hogs on farms in North Carolina are estimated to have died in flooding from Hurricane Florence, exceeding the number killed in the state’s last major hurricane two years ago, the state’s agriculture commissioner said on Tuesday. Hog deaths, manure flooding from Florence seen surpassing 2016... Read More

Doubts arise over whether Trump court nominee's accuser will testify

Doubts arise over whether Trump court nominee’s accuser will testify A woman who has accused President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault decades ago has not yet agreed to testify at a U.S. Senate hearing set for next Monday, raising questions about whether the high-stakes public showdown will take place. Doubts arise over whether... Read More

Assault claim against Trump court nominee eases pressure on vulnerable Democrats

Assault claim against Trump court nominee eases pressure on vulnerable Democrats The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may remove pressure that some Democratic senators faced to back his confirmation as a way of reassuring conservative voters in congressional elections just weeks away. Assault claim against Trump court nominee eases pressure on vulnerable Democrats Read More