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News: Weekend Reads

Kavanaugh’s Yearbook Page Is ‘Horrible, Hurtful’ to a Woman It Named

Tuesday  10:25,   25 september 2018
nytimes

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and some high school friends described themselves in a yearbook as “Renate” alumni. The woman they were referring to is furious.Brett Kavanaugh’s page in his high school yearbook offers a glimpse of the teenage...[...]

What does Michael Avenatti have on Brett Kavanaugh? What we know so far.

Tuesday  00:50,   25 september 2018
vox

Avenatti claims to have more information on Kavanaugh and his friend, Mark Judge.It all started Sunday evening. Avenatti, an attorney who rose to fame this year for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her battle with the White House, tweeted [...]

Who Is Tiger Woods' Girlfriend Erica Herman? Everything to Know

Tuesday  00:50,   25 september 2018
people

Tiger Woods' Girlfriend: What to KnowThe milestone marked Woods’ first win since the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in 2013 and his 80th PGA win, reminding fans of his once unquestionable...[...]

New documentary traces MH370's final moments

Monday  16:26,   24 september 2018
msn

The producers were granted unprecedented access into the investigation. A team of experts recreated what might have happened to the plane using the latest data from underwater systems as well as the opinions of experts.Electric Pictures chief...[...]

This Is Reportedly the Only Girl Who Ever Made Kate Middleton Feel Jealous

Monday  13:05,   24 september 2018
marieclaire

This Is Reportedly the Only Girl Who Ever Made Kate Middleton Feel JealousThat someone was Isabella Calthorpe (full name: Isabella Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe), an objectively beautiful British heiress. Here's what you need to know about Will's...[...]

New book excerpt: Trump urged Roethlisberger to escort Daniels to room instead of bodyguards

Monday  03:25,   24 september 2018
cnn

Stormy Daniels, in her new tell-all book, says she was "terrified" by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger after Donald Trump introduced the two at a nightclub in 2006. CNN has an exclusive copy of "Full Disclosure," the book where...[...]

It Was a Suspected ‘Birth Tourism’ Site. Then Came Late-Night Screams.

Sunday  16:05,   23 september 2018
nytimes

It Was a Suspected ‘Birth Tourism’ Site. Then Came Late-Night Screams.Bryan Kim, 19, said he had seen pregnant women showing up at the...[...]

A wealthy teen was cleared in a South L.A. killing. Critics say his race and privilege helped him win

Sunday  16:05,   23 september 2018
latimes

A wealthy teen was cleared in a South L.A. killing. Critics say his race and privilege helped him winHe was in the spotlight again in July, after a jury found Terrell — the driver in the shooting — not guilty of murder and two counts of attempted...[...]

‘100 Kegs or Bust’: Kavanaugh friend has spent years writing about high school debauchery

Saturday  19:26,   22 september 2018
washingtonpost

The high-court nominee’s accuser says Mark Judge was there and should have to testify.Ford says Judge watched Kavanaugh attack her at a high school party in the early 1980s and then literally piled on, leaping on top of her and Kavanaugh. Judge says [...]

Patti Davis, Ronald Reagan’s Daughter, Tells Her Story of Sexual Assault

Saturday  19:26,   22 september 2018
nytimes

In an opinion piece defending Christine Blasey Ford, the former first daughter wrote: “Your memory snaps photos of the details that will haunt you forever.”In an opinion piece in The Washington Post, Ms. Davis said she was at a prominent music...[...]

Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford moved 3,000 miles to reinvent her life. It wasn’t far enough.

Saturday  19:26,   22 september 2018
washingtonpost

“I cannot live in this country if he’s in the Supreme Court,” her husband says she told him.Kavanaugh — a judge on the prestigious U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia — was among those mentioned as a possible replacement for Supreme...[...]

'America's Got Talent' finalist arrested for alleged domestic violence

Saturday  03:50,   22 september 2018
wonderwall

Michael Ketterer says the whole thing is a "misunderstanding."TMZ reported on Friday that Michael Ketterer, who finished in fifth place on this season's talent show, was taken into custody on Sept. 20. According to the report, he got into a fight...[...]

A student accidentally submitted a paper with the embarrassing nickname she made up for her professor

Saturday  00:06,   22 september 2018
hellogiggles

This student took to Twitter to share the moment she realized she'd submitted a paper with a hilarious typo . . . and her professor's responded.Prepare to cringe in second-hand...[...]

Rosenstein Suggested He Secretly Record Trump and Discussed 25th Amendment

Saturday  00:06,   22 september 2018
nytimes

Rosenstein Suggested He Secretly Record Trump and Discussed 25th AmendmentWASHINGTON — The deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, suggested last year that he secretly record President Trump in the White House to expose the chaos consuming the...[...]

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation chances just took a hit

Friday  23:26,   21 september 2018
cnn

On Thursday afternoon, lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford indicated she would be willing to come to Washington to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee sometime next week. That now means that Ford is nearly certain to tell her story...[...]