USA Politics

More Politics
  • Kavanaugh twist shows rising influence of MeToo

    The fact that lawmakers on both sides were quick to say Kavanaugh’s accuser must be heard reflects the power of the #MeToo movement – and the pivotal role of women in US politics. But it’s unclear if the episode will change any minds about his confirmation.

Photos of the Week 09/17 Photos of the Week

Oliver Kelly cries as he is carried off the sheriff's airboat during his rescue from rising flood waters in the aftermath of hurricane Florence in Leland, N.C., Sept. 16.