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18 Sep 12:33pm Brett Kavanaugh: Why is no one talking about the fact that this has all happened before?
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Two Republican members of the 1991 committee who questioned Anita Hill are still members and will be present on Monday to question Christine Blasey Ford
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Vince Cable's big speech: what he said – and what he really meant 18 Sep 11:54am Vince Cable's big speech: what he said – and what he really meant
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Our chief political commentator imagines what was going through the leader's mind as he addressed the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton
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President Trump seems to have forgotten that America was made great by prosperous trade deals 18 Sep 11:49am President Trump seems to have forgotten that America was made great by prosperous trade deals
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If Mr Trump wants to turn Americans back into factory workers or coalminers, he is certainly going the right way about it
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18 Sep 10:57am What do you call a Lib Dem climax gone horribly wrong? That's right, an 'exotic spresm'
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The room drew breath, the world stopped, then Vince Cable's erotic spasm failed to arrive
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18 Sep 10:49am No wonder Theresa May likes to watch The Chase – she knows what it's like to be pursued under pressure
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Six months before Brexit, and days before the official deadline to strike the deal, the PM is under more of it than any game show contestant since a wounded gladiator found himself sharing the Coliseum stage with a tiger
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I was evacuated from the hurricane in Carolina. This is what I saw on the ground 18 Sep 10:34am I was evacuated from the hurricane in Carolina. This is what I saw on the ground
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There were no shelters open in my county, as none were designed to withstand a storm as strong as Hurricane Florence. The storm's death toll is 32 as of the time I'm writing, but it's thought that could climb as the waters recede
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Donald Trump thinks it's his fault that Iran's currency is in meltdown. He shouldn't be so arrogant 18 Sep 10:19am Donald Trump thinks it's his fault that Iran's currency is in meltdown. He shouldn't be so arrogant
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The looming crisis in the emerging markets, set off by the run on the Turkish lira, has had a more direct impact on the Iranian rial than anything the US president has said
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18 Sep 10:16am This is why restricting migration to skilled workers can't work for Britain
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If we want our economy to grow, and for all of us to become richer, we need more people from abroad to live and work here
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18 Sep 9:42am Germaine Greer compared the trauma of rape victims to her fear of spiders. What is she playing at?
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What she is saying now is not so different to what others have said about the risk of disempowering women through fear. I understand the argument. But let's not forget that what hurts, hurts. When sexual assaults occur, we should not have to try to persuade ourselves they don't affect us
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Don't feel sorry for the Lib Dems – let's not forget they are the true architects of Brexit 18 Sep 7:10am Don't feel sorry for the Lib Dems – let's not forget they are the true architects of Brexit
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If Cable wants his party's MP tally to stop shrinking like a cashmere sweater after a 90-degree wash, he needs to stop pointing fingers elsewhere and apologise
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After my friend died of meningitis during her first week at university, I investigated the disease killing so many students 18 Sep 6:11am After my friend died of meningitis during her first week at university, I investigated the disease killing so many students
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There isn't a day that passes when I do not think of my friend Antonia, who should not have died and would want to use her legacy to question why more isn't being done to save others like her from the disease
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If Labour are serious about calling a general election, they first need to back a final vote on the Brexit deal 18 Sep 5:27am If Labour are serious about calling a general election, they first need to back a final vote on the Brexit deal
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Another vote would put Labour alongside progressive forces as well as the growing voices in the UK economy and civil society who are now seriously worried about Brexit
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