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Domestic assault survivor who underwent face transplant loses sight 11 years after lye attack

Carmen Blandin Tarleton speaks at a May 2013 press conference at Brigham and Women’s Hospital following her face transplant surgery.  (Getty Images) A New Hampshire woman who survived a horrifying domestic assault 11 years ago and underwent a face transplant in 2013 says she has lost her sight after contracting an infection. Carmen Tarleton, whose ex-husband… Read More »

Trump compares Khashoggi case to Kavanaugh assault claim

Donald Trump has compared Saudi Arabia being accused of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi to Brett Kavanaugh being accused of sexual assault. The US president criticised the rapidly mounting global condemnation of the kingdom for allegedly murdering the journalist, a US citizen, in its Istanbul consulate. “I think we have to find out what happened first,”… Read More »