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Supporters of lawmaker in rape complaint name his accuser

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — When rape allegations surfaced against a Republican state lawmaker in deep-red Idaho, some rushed to support him — in part by publicly releasing the name of his accuser. Another lawmaker, some far-right blogs and others also…

Culp campaign withdaws lawsuit alleging voter fraud

KING CO., Wash. -- The campaign for former gubernatorial candidate Loren Culp has withdrawn its lawsuit against Secretary of State Kim Wyman and several county auditors alleging voter fraud in the November 2020 election. In the months after his loss…

Memo: Justice Dept. ignored some allegations by whistleblower

The Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel essentially ignored some allegations from a whistleblower complaint regarding President Donald Trump's communications with Ukraine when it decided not to forward the complaint to Congress, according to a newly unsealed memo from the department's policy office.

Rep. Duncan Hunter's attorneys respond to affair allegations

Attorneys for embattled Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter slammed prosecutors for submitting a court filing earlier this week with allegations that the California congressman used campaign funds to sustain extramarital affairs, saying they were made to "publicly embarrass Mr. Hunter with evidence that reflects poorly on his character."

Biden undeterred from 2020 race as he faces impropriety allegations

Joe Biden and his team are making it clear to supporters and donors that they are moving forward with plans for a possible 2020 presidential run, insisting the former vice president is undeterred by allegations that he made some women feel uncomfortable in his interactions with them.

Former Nevada politician makes Biden allegation

A former Nevada state assemblywoman said on Friday that former Vice President Joe Biden made her feel "uneasy, gross, and confused" in 2014 when, at a campaign rally in Nevada, she said he kissed her on the back of the head.

Washington Post: Kavanaugh accuser comes forward

A woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct more than 30 years ago came forward publicly Sunday, detailing her allegations about the Supreme Court nominee in an interview with The Washington Post.

Actor Gérard Depardieu accused of rape

French actor Gérard Depardieu has been accused of rape and sexual assault by a 22-year-old woman, a spokesman for the Paris prosecutor told CNN on Thursday.

Pentagon opens investigation into Ronny Jackson allegations

The Pentagon's Office of Inspector General has opened an investigation into allegations related to Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's one-time personal White House physician whose nomination as veterans affairs secretary was withdrawn amid allegations of misconduct and poor administration of the White House medical office.