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FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee for the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when they were teenagers has come forward to The Washington Post. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Trump says if attack on Kavanaugh accuser was ‘as bad as she says,’ charges would have been filed

President Donald Trump on Friday questioned the credibility of the woman who has said Judge Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her while they were both teenagers. The president said that if the attack “was as bad as she says,” it would have been reported to authorities.

// Baker, Columbia Gas unveil massive recovery plan

A retired Navy Seabee, Captain Joseph Albanese, has been hired by Columbia to take on the role of managing the multimillion-dollar effort to restore gas service.

// After Cape shark fatality, tourism industry reels

Escalating shark attacks could keep people away, or attract even more. Either way, locals say, things need to change.

// With sponsorships and crowds of fans, an MIT student finds fame with a yo-yo

Alex Hattori, an engineering student at MIT, is also one of the nation’s best yo-yoers and, for now, second in the world.

// VA report rejects whistle-blower claims of poor care at Manchester hospital

A 50-page report from the VA’s Office of Medical Inspector found flies are still present but that operating room isn’t used, and the instruments weren’t dirty, but simply discolored by the city’s water supply.