"I thought he might inadvertently kill me", Christine Blasey Ford told The Washington Post in her first interview. "I hope the attacks and shaming of her will stop and this will be treated with the seriousness it deserves". She says that he pinned her to the bed and groped her while trying to take her clothes off, and when she tried to yell he put a hand over her mouth.
She says both Kavanaugh and Judge were "stumbling drunk", and Judge eventually jumped on top of both of them, allowing her to struggle free and lock herself in the bathroom until the boys left.
Ford, now a 51-year-old research psychologist in California, told the Washington Post that in July she sent a letter to Democratic Representative Anna Eshoo about the incident but requested confidentiality at the time. Kavanaugh has denied the allegations.
Kennedy took direct aim at Senate Democrats for the timing of a letter that surfaced reportedly detailing sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh when he was a teenager, saying Sen.
At a high school house party, "He was trying to attack me and remove my clothing", Ford claimed, and said both Kavanaugh and a friend were extremely intoxicated during the incident, which happened when they were in high school.
Shortly after Feinstein's statement was released, White House spokesperson Kerri Kupec criticized the timing.
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 6, 2018.
Feinstein passed the letter to the Federal Bureau of Investigation - with Ford's name redacted. "You're not going to be able to really test it, unless somebody comes forward with more information".
Questions swirled on Thursday when Feinstein declined to explain what information she was provided about Kavanaugh that she made a decision to share with authorities.
According to Ms. Ford, Mr. Judge then tried to climb on top of her, causing all three to spill over from the bed and giving her a chance to run from the room and eventually leave the house.
Kavanaugh's nomination by President Donald Trump has divided the Senate, with most Democrats opposing him and most Republicans supporting him.
John Dean, the Watergate whistleblower, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the final day of the Kavanaugh hearings.
Feinstein called on the FBI to investigate Ford's story "before the Senate moves forward on this nominee". She didn't say anything in the confirmation hearings.
But rumors of a letter from a woman who was harassed by Kavanaugh started circulating on Capitol Hill in recent weeks.
The committee is scheduled to vote on whether or not to move Kavanaugh's nomination forward on Thursday.
But her story leaked as it was reported Feinstein had the letter and was refusing to share it with her Democratic colleagues. Ford said, adding that she recalled thinking: "I'm not ever telling anyone this".
In 2009, space tourist Guy Laliberté flew to the International Space Station aboard the Soyuz TMA-16, leaving from Kazakhstan. The original 2018 launch ended up delayed as it took longer than expected to get the Falcon Heavy ready for flight.
The Packers have until Friday to submit their list of players who are injured and will not be playing against the Vikings. "Haven't even thought about that", Rodgers said when asked if he had confidence in Kizer if the backup needed to start.
In a statement about her breakup with Miller, Grande said there were times when the "toxic relationship" took its toll. Ariana Grande is remembering Mac Miller . 'There are no further details as to the cause of his death at this time'.
This photo shows what it looks like deep inside the eye of Hurricane Florence, a place of relative calm for such storms. Winds this morning reached 130 miles per hour (200 km/h) and will likely strengthen before it arrives, officials said .
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. But authorities are also issuing a voluntary evacuation order for people outside the city's levee protection system.
Kaepernick has not been on an National Football League roster since he parted ways with the 49ers at the end of the 2016 season. Nike has endorsed Kaepernick since 2011 but has not featured him in campaigns since his departure from the NFL.
Guilfoil said six people in Andover were taken to hospitals by paramedics as a precaution because they had preexisting conditions. Massachusetts State Police said a total of 70 fires, explosions or investigations of gas odour had been reported .
Hurricane Florence is poised to hit part of the East Coast this week, and the impact could be devastating. In Guam, Typhoon Mangkhut - a Category 4 storm - narrowly missed dealing a direct blow to the island .
By state law the senator will have to be a member of the same party as the departing one, in this case the GOP . Kyl said that he "will do my best to ensure that Arizonans continue to be well-represented in the Senate".
Barnett, who was a member of Johnson's legal team, was also working to get Young released. "It's so unfair. This week, Kim appeared on the "Wrongful Conviction" podcast to discuss her support for Young.
The delays created by these difficulties mean that we can no longer hold the necessary Test Events on August 27 and September 1. They are yet to be rescheduled so local authorities can decide whether to grant the stadium with a safety certificate.
Its maximum sustained winds are expected to top 145 miles per hour before losing some steam near the coast. A similar situation occurred with former Hurricane Isaac as it approaches the Lesser Antilles islands.
Tiger was bogey-free through nine, sinking four birdies and eagling the par-5 16th, his seventh hole of the day. Tiger Woods is doing that thing he does where he gets everyone all riled up early in a tournament.
Hugely popular at Spurs , Son joked before the final that he was upset team-mates Harry Kane and Dele Alli hadn't texted. Son's former club Bayer Leverkusen refused to release him for the 2014 Asian Games when the Koreans also scooped gold.
The US Open Men's singles final will be shown LIVE on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD at around 1.30 am IST. The effort took its toll on a suddenly weary-looking Del Potro as a 95-minute set was claimed by Djokovic in the tiebreak.
Eminem knows when he takes things "too far", which is why he's issuing a mea culpa to fellow rapper Tyler, the Creator . Eminem is, once again, addressing allegations of homophobia after he included anti-LGBTQ language on his latest album.
He added that auto was "almost certainly stolen", with a source close to the inquiry saying it had Luxembourg license plates. Before driving onto the runway the man had driven the vehicle into the glass doors of one of the airport terminals.
However, reporting has suggested that he had been more involved with the campaign than the Trump team has let on. President Donald Trump and his allies have repeatedly downplayed Papadopoulos' role on the campaign.
After more questions from senators on Thursday, the hearing is set to wrap up on Friday with testimony from outside witnesses. Defying rules of the Senate and in protest of the confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh , New Jersey Democrat, Sen.
Not only that they manged to hear directly from the regime's leader, where Pyongyang stands on denuclearization and peace efforts. The team brings with them, details including date, venue and topics for the hotly anticipated inter-Korean summit.
Google's next big smartphone launch is expected to happen early next month, but there's been yet another " leak " ahead of time. It looks a lot like the outgoing Pixel 2 XL , which is to say a little conservative and a little boring.
Knight is coming off of a season in which he averaged 11.0 points and 2.4 assists in 54 games (five starts) for the Suns . Chriss has a career scoring average of 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and shoots a tad over 30 percent from 3-point range.
Now flight controllers are monitoring the cabin pressure while coming up with a better and long-term solution for the leak. Flight controllers at NASA Mission Control Center in Houston worked with their Russian counterparts to enable the repairs.