Kavanaugh Accuser Willing To Testify If Asked

According to Bloomberg News, who spoke to a White House official, President Trump's team will continue forward with the nomination, refusing to pull Kavanaugh's name from the nomination, and instead they will try to attack the credibility of the... More..

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Feinstein backs Kavanaugh accuser's decision to go public
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Feinstein backs Kavanaugh accuser's decision to go public

He said the committee's top Democrat, Sen. "It raises a lot of questions about Democrats' tactics and motives to bring this to the rest of the committee's attention only now rather than during these many ...More..

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record at Berlin marathon
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record at Berlin marathon

I have trained so well for this race and have full trust in the programmes of my coach. "It was hard running alone , but I was confident". And on Sunday, Kipchoge didn't just break Dennis Kimetto's previou...More..

Deer run to safety after getting caught in Hurricane Florence
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Deer run to safety after getting caught in Hurricane Florence

In Fayetteville, a North Carolina city of about 210,000 people about 90 miles inland, authorities told thousands of residents near the Cape Fear River and Little River to get out of their homes by Sunday afte...More..

Gas explosions: Gov. declares state of emergency, police avert 'catastrophic event'
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Gas explosions: Gov. declares state of emergency, police avert 'catastrophic event'

The residents of the three communities north of Boston , serviced by Columbia Gas, have been ordered to evacuate after a reported gas line rupture triggered a series of violent explosions. It is not clear wh...More..

Brett Kavanaugh: Senate judiciary panel will vote this month
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: Senate judiciary panel will vote this month

Bennet, a Democrat and Colorado's senior senator, released a statement via Twitter on Tuesday morning saying the nominee will threaten women's right to abortions and make decisions that would end up causin...More..

Lyon airport flights grounded as auto rams terminal, speeds onto runway
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Lyon airport flights grounded as auto rams terminal, speeds onto runway

France's Lyon airport temporarily closed its runway on Monday (Sep 10) while police chased an intruder who had rammed a auto through a terminal building and sped across the tarmac before being detained, poli...More..

US military drawing up options should Syria use chemical weapons
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

US military drawing up options should Syria use chemical weapons

Seized from government forces in 2015, Idlib and adjacent areas form the final major chunk of Syrian territory are still under opposition control, home to some three million people, with around half of them d...More..

Hear Donald Trump struggle to pronounce the word 'anonymous'
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Hear Donald Trump struggle to pronounce the word 'anonymous'

The article - entitled I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration - is written by someone the New York Times describes as a senior official in the Trump administration . "It could motivate ...More..

North's media say Kim vows nuclear-free Korea amid standoff
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

North's media say Kim vows nuclear-free Korea amid standoff

National security adviser Chung Eui-youg (left) and other South Korean officials walk with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang on Wednesday. Kim emphasised that his "trust in Trump remains unchange...More..

Disagree with public caning? Push for state law changes, says Khalid Samad
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Disagree with public caning? Push for state law changes, says Khalid Samad

The two women caned on Monday, aged 22 and 32, were arrested by sharia law enforcement officers this April, after they were found attempting to engage in sexual acts in a auto. "Under global human rights law,...More..

Sam Patten, Manafort associate, charged with violating foreign agents act
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Sam Patten, Manafort associate, charged with violating foreign agents act

Patten pleaded to the count before Judge Amy Berman Jackson in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Patten formed a consulting company in the USA with Konstantin Kilimnik , a Russian political...More..

United States ends funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

United States ends funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency

It now provides services to five million Palestinian refugees in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, as well as Jordan, Lebanon and Syria. The US is the single largest donor to UNRWA, giving around $350 mi...More..

Don McGahn Stepping Down as White House Lawyer
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Don McGahn Stepping Down as White House Lawyer

Trump said McGahn's departure had nothing to do with his interviews with the special counsel investigating possible Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation in the 2016 election. The Times reported t...More..

McCain to lie in state in US Capitol late this week
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

McCain to lie in state in US Capitol late this week

Outpourings of emotion online in the wake of McCain's death came nearly immediately, with former President Barack Obama , Joe Biden , Hillary Clinton , and others offering the condolences. Knoller notes th...More..

Mollie Tibbetts homicide: Iowa dairy farm receiving death threats
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Mollie Tibbetts homicide: Iowa dairy farm receiving death threats

What happened next, Rivera told authorities, is blocked from his memory, something he said happens when he gets upset or angry. Cristhian Rivera, who has been charged with first degree murder in the death of ...More..

John McCain Aide Reads Senator's Final Message To America
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

John McCain Aide Reads Senator's Final Message To America

Senator McCain died on Saturday after a battle with cancer. No man ever had a more loving wife or children he was prouder of than I am of mine. Instead, both the president and vice-president offered their c...More..

New Australian PM Scott Morrison pledges 'generational change' to heal ruling party
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

New Australian PM Scott Morrison pledges 'generational change' to heal ruling party

But Morrison faces a series of policy decisions that could reopen old wounds within the government, including an impasse on energy, a topic that acted as a catalyst in Turnbull's demise. "We have people across ...More..

63,000 Russian Federation troops fought in Syria since 2015
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

63,000 Russian Federation troops fought in Syria since 2015

A second tranche of sanctions on Iran's banking and energy sectors, set to be imposed in November, is expected to have an even bigger impact on the country's economy . Trump had announced in May that he wa...More..

Pak Asks US To
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Pak Asks US To "Immediately Correct" Statement On Imran Khan-Pompeo Call

A foreign Office spokesperson said there was no mention of the presence of terrorists in Pakistan during conversation between the two. As the diplomatic row is underway between Pakistan and the U.S. "He congr...More..

Trump Says He 'Will Stay Uninvolved' After Slamming Sessions, Justice Department
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Trump Says He 'Will Stay Uninvolved' After Slamming Sessions, Justice Department

Duncan also described the prosecution team as seeming "a little bored" during the proceedings. Duncan said though she was skeptical about prosecutors' motives in the case, the evidence showed Manafort was gu...More..

by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Heavy smoke remains in Yakima Valley, air quality "hazardous"

As B.C. residents look for ways to cope with the poor air quality, firefighting crews are reporting progress as they continue to battle hundreds of wildfires . An air pollution advisory for southern OR remains...More..

Mueller: Prison Time An Option For Former Trump Campaign Aide Papadopoulos
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Mueller: Prison Time An Option For Former Trump Campaign Aide Papadopoulos

Mueller's sentencing memo also noted that although Papadopoulos "agreed to meet with the government to answer questions" before he pleaded guilty , he did not offer "substantial assistance" to the Russian Fe...More..

Trump Just Compared Robert Mueller to Joseph McCarthy in a McCarthyesque Tweet
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Trump Just Compared Robert Mueller to Joseph McCarthy in a McCarthyesque Tweet

The information McGahn provided included the president's attempts to fire the special counsel, and Trump's comments and actions during his firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , acco...More..

Lara Trump: who is the 'good Trump' that offered Omarosa 'hush money'?
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Lara Trump: who is the 'good Trump' that offered Omarosa 'hush money'?

After days of criticizing Manigault-Newman on Twitter as she revealed secretly recorded tapes, the president responded on Twitter, thanking her for her "kind words". He did tweet about the N-word rumors and...More..

Westminster crash: Police names Salih Khater as terror suspect
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Westminster crash: Police names Salih Khater as terror suspect

The driver was arrested at the scene and officers have been searching three addresses in central England as part of their investigation. In June 2017, seven people were killed and dozens injured when three ...More..

Catholic Church hid abuse of 1,000 children in Pennsylvania
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Catholic Church hid abuse of 1,000 children in Pennsylvania

A grand jury report released Tuesday says that internal documents from six Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania show that more than 300 "predator priests" have been credibly accused of sexually abusing more th...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation believes Russian Federation is involved in organizing protests in US
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation believes Russian Federation is involved in organizing protests in US

Jason Kessler has vowed to press ahead with plans for an August 12 rally in Washington, D.C., after Charlottesville denied him a permit. The Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI) does not exclude that Russ...More..

Anti-govt corruption protests in Romania injure 440
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Anti-govt corruption protests in Romania injure 440

Other protesters were seen throwing paving slabs at the police, who responded with tear gas, pepper spray and water cannon. More than 450 people were injured. But in July, Laura Codruta Kovesi, the leading anti...More..

White House Describes Military 'Space Force,' Aims To Create It By 2020
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

White House Describes Military 'Space Force,' Aims To Create It By 2020

Last November, lawmakers shot down a proposal for a "Space Force", and Trump's new pet project could face continued legislative uncertainty. "The next generation of Americans to confront the emerging threats ...More..

Whitmer, Schuette win governor nominations
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Whitmer, Schuette win governor nominations

Schuette, like Kobach, was also endorsed by Trump for governor. In suburban Detroit's 11th District, GOP businesswoman Lena Epstein and Democrat Haley Stevens were leading the fields to follow a retiring Republ...More..

Space Force will be sixth branch of United States military, Pence says
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Space Force will be sixth branch of United States military, Pence says

The force would be created by 2020, Pence said . Its creation however is not a done deal, as it needs to be approved by Congress, and the concept has met with some skepticism from lawmakers and defense off...More..

Probe underway after baby found dead in East River
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Probe underway after baby found dead in East River

Campbell was visiting NY with his parents. The good Samaritan performed CPR until officers arrived on scene, police said. It is not yet clear how long the baby boy had been in the water, but Campbell noted th...More..

Blame Canada: Six ways Saudi Arabia is hitting back
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Blame Canada: Six ways Saudi Arabia is hitting back

It's also stopped medical treatment programs in which Saudi patients are sent to hospitals in Canada. Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia froze new trade and investment with Canada and gave the Canadian ambassa...More..

Largest wildfire in California history to burn for rest of August
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Largest wildfire in California history to burn for rest of August

A California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman declined to comment on Trump's tweet . Total containment for the complex has improved slightly to 34 percent, Cal Fire said. The Mendocino Co...More..

Row over burial site for Karunanidhi; DMK moves Madras HC
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Row over burial site for Karunanidhi; DMK moves Madras HC

DMK cadres turned violent after the state government led by AIADMK said no to allot the land for at the Marina Beach. DMK supporters outside Chennai's Kauvery Hospital where DMK President M. The late 1...More..

US Weighs In on Saudi-Canada Diplomatic Dispute
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

US Weighs In on Saudi-Canada Diplomatic Dispute

Saudi officials expelled Canada's ambassador, giving him 24 hours to leave the country, and recalled its own envoy to Ottawa, while freezing all new trade over what it slammed as "interference" in its interna...More..

Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

On the same day, the ban took effect, women took to the streets of the capital city of Copenhagen and Aarhus, Denmark's second-largest city. Should the woman refuse to pay the 1,000 kroner fine, the case wi...More..

Tampa Mother Charged With Murder For Tossing Daughter, 4, Into Hillsborough River
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Tampa Mother Charged With Murder For Tossing Daughter, 4, Into Hillsborough River

Officers who responded tried to go into the dark, murky water, but it wasn't until a police dive team arrived that the girl was found. The girl was pronounced dead at St. A Florida sheriff's office says it rece...More..

Judge orders armed robber's mouth taped shut during sentencing
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Judge orders armed robber's mouth taped shut during sentencing

Throughout his sentencing hearing, Williams would not stop talking. Even after a sheriff's deputy covered his mouth with tape, Williams, 32, kept speaking, saying "It is what it is" through the gag. He compla...More..