Ford requests more time to decide on testifying on her sexual assault accusation against Kavanaugh
A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford — a Palo Alto University professor who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault — says Ford needs more time to determine if she will testify about the allegations in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee next week, according to an email shared by the Washington…
3 key themes in Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke’s first face-off
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) faced his Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O’Rourke in the first of a series of three debates Friday night. The discussion showed just how stark of a contrast the choices will be for Texas voters in November. In Cruz, who is running for his first reelection and had his tour of national…
Vox Sentences: Rod Rosenstein’s high-wire act
Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what’s happening in the world. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. A bombshell report on Rod Rosenstein fuels Trump’s suspicions; the Kremlin apparently wanted to smuggle WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange to…
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is at the center of a political firestorm again
Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director who was fired in March, has once again found himself at the center of a fiery political controversy. According to a Friday report from the New York Times, McCabe kept memos stating that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein talked about secretly recording President Donald Trump and discussed using…
This executive likes to literally make her clients sweat
To close business deals, Microsoft EVP of business development Peggy Johnson literally goes the extra mile. In a new Wall Street Journal profile on how marathon running has helped Johnson’s career, we learn that Johnson uses her running habit as a business strategy. “When I run with customers, the goal is to go just fast…