Kavanaugh denies accuser Ford in Senate showdown

In a highly emotional day of Senate testimony, California psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford quietly recounted her "100 percent" certainty that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers. He angrily declared he was "100 percent certain" he did no such thing. The Republican-controlled Senate Judiciary Committee was scheduled to vote Friday morning on whether to push ahead with the conservative judge's nomination.

Israel accuses Iran of harboring 'secret atomic warehouse'

 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran of keeping a "secret atomic warehouse," despite the 2015 deal with world powers that was meant to keep it from obtaining nuclear weapons. Speaking at the U.N. General Assembly, Netanyahu said Iranian officials have been keeping up to 300 tons of nuclear equipment and material in a walled, unremarkable-looking property near a rug-cleaning operation in Tehran.