Democratic Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax issued a statement repeating his strong denials that he had ever sexually assaulted anyone and made clear he does not intend to immediately resign, despite having lost almost his entire base of support.
The bombs have heightened what already was a contentious campaign season ahead of the November 6 elections in which Trump's Republican Party will try to maintain majorities in the Senate and House of Representatives.
Republicans agreed to ask the FBI for an additional background check on Kavanaugh after his first accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, testified last week that he sexually assaulted her when they were in high school. Kavanaugh denies the accusation.
Ricin is part of the waste ``mash'' produced when castor oil is made. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, if it is made into a partially purified material or refined, ricin can be used as a weapon capable of causing death under certain circumstances.
Donald Trump ordered the FBI to carry out an investigation, lasting up to a week, of the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh after Senate Republican leaders were pressed by moderate senators in Trump's own party.
The investigators will compile information about Kavanaugh's past and provide their findings to the White House and include the information in Kavanaugh's background file, which is available to senators.
Jaipur, Jan 16 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) report found presence of heart-arrest injectable poison Lidocaine in wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Sunanda Pushkar’s body. He added that the Delhi police had categorically asserted that the cause of Pushkar’s death was not natural, and police should immediately take Tharoor into custody for questioning.
New Delhi, Jan 7 (ANI): Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has added another diamond to her tiara as she has won the 2016 People's Choice Awards for her American sitcom 'Quantico.' Priyanka Chopra was nominated alongside Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Roberts, Marcia Gay Harden and Lea Michelle in the 'Favourite Actress in a New TV Series' category.With this, she has also become the first South Asian actress to get nominated and win the People's Choice Awards. As soon as she received the award from the 'Fast and Furious' actor Vin Diesel, the actress took to her Twitter handle to post a picture wherein she is seen all smiles with the trophy in her hand. Captioning the picture, Priyanka wrote, "I am so fortunate! Thank U to everyone who voted for me at the #PCAs! My #PCManiacs- I am nothing without you! Big love." In the ABC sitcom, Priyanka was seen as an FBI agent named Alex Parrish and received global appreciation for her acting skills.