Question of Standards

      The recent Capitol Hill hearings of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may have been the biggest flashpoint of the #metoo movement to date. The hearings raised the question of standards, in the #metoo era. Are women to be believed based solely on an unproven allegation? If corroboration is required, then what's good enough? And who gets to decide?

      ISIS in the Caribbean

      President Trump frequently says the US and its allies, have turned the tide in the battle against ISIS... especially, in the Middle East. But there's another concern, much closer to home. In the last few weeks, the U-S government announced sanctions against two men for providing support to ISIS… both, were from a small Caribbean island near America's shores. And to the surprise of many, it's become a hotbed of support and recruitment, for the terror group.

      Bitcoin Mining

      Bitcoin.. The cryptocurrency.. For most of us, It's just another one of those crazy schemes to make money that billionaire investor Warren Buffett advised would, "come to a bad end. " One of those bad ends may be happening now, and it could impact the power supply -- for all of us. Plattsburgh, New York, a small city near the Canadian border, is an unexpected hub for a high-tech business most people don’t even understand.

      The E-Recycler

      It sounds like a scene straight out of the movies. Federal immigration and customs agents burst into an LA home, guns drawn. But the nature of the crime they were tracking will shock you. It doesn’t involve terrorism, murder, drugs or even illegal immigration. The target— was a recycling advocate. His incredible saga is today’s cover story. Eric Lundgren: I’m a recycler, and that’s what I’ve lived for since I was 16 years old. We first interviewed Eric Lundgren last June.

      Lindsey Graham

      Confirmation hearings for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh managed to create an even further national divide.. in these divided times. Some claim the unprecedented process means things will never be the same. One man who could lead that next process, is South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham. As the week drew to a close, we asked him about that and other issues moving forward.

      Brazil Fake News

      This weekend, Brazilians are at the polls voting in their presidential election. Latin America’s largest economy is grappling with a record number of homicides, a job crisis, a corruption scandal, massive protests and a tough on crime candidate some call Brazil’s Donald Trump. Of course it’s hard to know just what to believe… Brazil is seeing a historic amount of fake news these days. And they’ve launched an all out effort to stop it. Scott Thuman reports from Brazil.

      The Freedom Caucus

      This week... an epic tug of war is underway between Congress and an agency it oversees. The Justice Department has been withholding key documents, including internal memos by former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe. The memos memorialize conversations with then-FBI Director James Comey. According to the New York Times, they also reveal Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein talked about wearing a wire to secretly record President Trump. Rosenstein denied that… (add whatever happens Thursday).