Why a federal investigation into the Kavanaugh allegation is far from impossible

The top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee told reporters Tuesday she can't say if everything Christine Blasey Ford has said is truthful - but said she does believe Judge Brett Kavanaugh's accuser is credible. The letter notes that since For... More..

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Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart to be released

In an interview on CBS This Morning , Smart said she believes Wanda Barzee remains a danger. The now 30-year-old was abducted more than 16 years ago by Brian David Mitchell and Barzee. As CrimeOnline pre...More..

Triple Talaq a punishable offence now as govt takes ordinance route
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Triple Talaq a punishable offence now as govt takes ordinance route

On August 9, the Union Cabinet had approved three amendments to the "Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill" which has been cleared by Lok Sabha and pending approval of Rajya Sabha. A magistrate c...More..

Trump says FBI should not probe allegations against top court pick
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump says FBI should not probe allegations against top court pick

President Donald Trump, who picked Kavanaugh, an appellate court judge in Washington, to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy, voiced his continuing support. The f...More..

Associated Press Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Associated Press Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Senate Republicans are pushing forward with plans for a showdown Monday between Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman who accused him of sexual assault in high school, but Democrats want more...More..

North Korea says it will dismantle nuclear complex - if U.S. responds
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

North Korea says it will dismantle nuclear complex - if U.S. responds

Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un during a welcome parade in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un will also make a visit to the South Korean capital Seoul this year. The question is whether i...More..

Hearing set for Monday on Kavanaugh assault accusation
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Hearing set for Monday on Kavanaugh assault accusation

Kavanaugh and Ford had each indicated earlier today a willingness to testify to the Judiciary committee . "Now at the eleventh hour with committee votes on schedule after democrats have spent weeks and weeks...More..

Stormy Daniels says President Trump's junk resembles
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Stormy Daniels says President Trump's junk resembles "mushroom character in Mario Kart"

Donald Trump , 72, and his manhood are being compared to a " toadstool ", courtesy of porn star, Stormy Daniels' new book, Full Disclosure . "He knows he has an unusual penis", Daniels wrote, according to ...More..

Pak court suspends jail sentences of Sharif, daughter Maryam
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Pak court suspends jail sentences of Sharif, daughter Maryam

The bench also imposed a fine on the NAB lawyers earlier for using delaying tactics. The National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) special prosecutor Mohammad Akram Qureshi argued that the High Court could not...More..

Border agent charged in killing of 4 women, attempt on 5th
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Border agent charged in killing of 4 women, attempt on 5th

Juan David Ortiz was arrested today after he was found hiding in a truck in a hotel parking lot in Laredo. Ortiz will be charged with four counts of murder and one count of aggravated kidnapping, Alaniz sa...More..

Leaders of two Koreas begin one-on-one summit to unlock nuclear talks
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Leaders of two Koreas begin one-on-one summit to unlock nuclear talks

Leaders of South and North Korea held one-on-one talks on the second day of their summit on Wednesday, aiming to announce steps to rekindle stalled negotiations on the North's nuclear program and deepen bilat...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut insured losses in Hong Kong could reach $1bn
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut insured losses in Hong Kong could reach $1bn

He said 11 bodies had been recovered so far; searchers had a list of 61 people believed missing, The New York Times reports . "He texted his wife not to worry". The storm ripped windows out of buildings ...More..

Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation before testifying
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation before testifying

Judge jumped on top of both of them, which caused them all to topple off the bed, enabling her to get free. Feinstein referred the information to the Federal Bureau of Investigation but did not discuss it unt...More..

Outside groups dig in as allegation roils Kavanaugh nomination
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Outside groups dig in as allegation roils Kavanaugh nomination

The charges against Judge Kavanaugh - seized upon by otherwise powerless Democrats eager to reject the nomination and condemned by Republicans who spoke of, in the words of the American Conservative Union Fou...More..

Marco Rubio calls out Salt Bae for serving steak to a dictator
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Marco Rubio calls out Salt Bae for serving steak to a dictator

The controversy started when the Florida lawmaker, who is ardently opposed to the Venezuelan government, responded to a Salt Bae tweet about his time with Maduro by sharing the address and phone number of...More..

Trump Accuses China of Trying to 'Change' US Election
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump Accuses China of Trying to 'Change' US Election

President Donald Trump tweeted yesterday that tariffs have bolstered Washington's bargaining position in a trade dispute with Beijing while cost increases to American consumers have been negligible, warnin...More..

Now Tesla could face criminal charges for Musk's 'taking Tesla private' tweet
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Now Tesla could face criminal charges for Musk's 'taking Tesla private' tweet

The Justice Department has reportedly launched a criminal probe into Tesla following statements made by CEO Elon Musk on Twitter last month. Representatives of Tesla Inc., one of Musk's companies, didn'...More..

US Warns Countries Engaging in Economic Activities with Iran After November 4
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

US Warns Countries Engaging in Economic Activities with Iran After November 4

The secretary of state added, "It's inconsistent with what foreign policy of the United States is as directed by this president, and it is beyond inappropriate for him to be engaged". I don't think it was gener...More..

Trump meets with Poland's president at White House
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump meets with Poland's president at White House

US soldiers are now present on its soil through NATO's back-to-back rotation. Poland has repeatedly requested a permanent US military presence on its soil amid fears of Russian aggression, offering up to $2...More..

Classmates of Christine Blasey Ford praise her 'honesty'
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Classmates of Christine Blasey Ford praise her 'honesty'

Ford, and she deserved to be heard, because these are serious accusations". She said there are still a lot of questions, and "we need to know what happened". "This is a completely false allegation", Kavanaugh s...More..

23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence, 200 arrested
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence, 200 arrested

Some residents say the violence was unleashed by members of the Oromo ethnic group, the largest in Ethiopia, who demanded that people from minority communities "leave their land". After clashes in recent days o...More..

Trump orders release of classified documents in Russian Federation investigation
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump orders release of classified documents in Russian Federation investigation

President Donald Trump on Monday directed the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Justice to declassify a number of documents related to the Russian Federation investigation...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump aide says sex claim against Brett Kavanaugh should be heard

Both Kavanaugh and Ford have since agreed to testify before Harris' committee on Monday in a public hearing, delaying this week's scheduled vote on Kavanugh's confirmation originally set for Thursday. Feinstei...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

U.S. to admit 310,000 refugees, asylum seekers in 2019

That is being cut again to a 30,000 cap, Pompeo told reporters at the State Department. He said the lower cap should not be the "sole barometer" of American humanitarian measures, but "must be considered in t...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Trump Administration's 'Neglect' 'Inaction' Caused Deaths in Puerto Rico
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Trump Administration's 'Neglect' 'Inaction' Caused Deaths in Puerto Rico

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) administrator Brock Long has suggested that widely reported death toll figures from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico may be inflated because deaths from unrelated even...More..

Where Did Christine Blasey Ford Go to High School?
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Where Did Christine Blasey Ford Go to High School?

By the time he testified in a second round of hearings, following Hill, he said , "From my standpoint, as a black American, as far as I'm concerned, it is a high-tech lynching for uppity blacks who in any wa...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

1-year-old boy swept away by floodwaters in North Carolina

The body of a 1-year-old boy has been recovered after he was swept away by floodwaters in North Carolina when the boy's mother lost her grip on him, authorities said Monday. The woman's vehicle was swept off ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump declassifies documents related to Russian Federation probe

In announcing he was ordering the declassification of selected sensitive documents and text messages related to the active investigation of Russian campaign interference and his own campaign, President Trump ...More..

Aerial Footage Shows The Damage Caused By Hurricane Florence in North Carolina
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Aerial Footage Shows The Damage Caused By Hurricane Florence in North Carolina

But it's not for residents to use to return. "We were trying to get back home from Raleigh", he said . The North Carolina Department of Transportation advised drivers not to travel through the state at this ...More..

Man filmed forcing child to climb inside game machine to steal prizes
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Man filmed forcing child to climb inside game machine to steal prizes

Video of a young girl inside a machine in a shopping centre at Rockingham Park is circulating online after police turned to social media to catch the culprit. The man is described as a bearded Hispanic man betw...More..