Joe Biden under Pressure to Respond to Assault Allegations

first_imgWe will finally hear from former Vice President Joe Biden this morning about the intensifying allegations of sex assault against him.Former Senate aide Tara Reade says then-Senator Joe Biden sexually assaulted her in 1993. The Biden campaign has said “this absolutely did not happen.” The former vice president will be asked about the allegation tomorrow on Morning Joe on MSNBC.President Trump thinks Joe Biden should respond to accusations of sexual assault against the presumed Democratic presidential nominee. Adding that the allegations by former Senate staffer Tara Reade could be false.Trump also said he knows “all about false accusations.” The president has been accused of sexual misconduct by over two dozen women. He also compared Biden’s situation to that of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who was accused of misconduct during his nomination.last_img read more

Ghostriders ride over Nelson Leafs 5-2

first_imgSam Weber scored the other goal for Nelson, sporting a 3-3 record since new coach Mario DiBella took over the team from Dave McLellan.Fernie dominated the Leafs for most of the contest, out shooting the visitors 57-32, including a 23-8 margin in the first period.Patrick Ostermann took the loss in goal for the Leafs.Newly signed Josh Williams was the back up goalie for Nelson.Nelson completes a three-game-in-three night stint Saturday at home against defending champion Kimberley Dynamiters.Game time is 7 p.m. Fernie Ghostriders scored three straight second period goals to bounce the Nelson Leafs 5-2 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Friday night in the East Kootenay City.The Riders erased a 1-0 deficit on goals by Talyer Sincennes, Justin Peers and Ryan Kennedy in a span of three minutes to completely change the momentum of the contest.Blair Andrews, scoring this third goal in two games, pulled Nelson to within a goal after two periods.But Cole Keebler and Ryan Teslak scored insurance goals in the third period to complete the victory.last_img read more