Ginsburg: ‘I Have About at Least Five More Years’ on Supreme Court

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg answers a law student's question as she participates in a "fireside chat" in the Bruce M. Selya Appellate Courtroom at the Roger William University Law School, Jan. Speaking at an event week, Ginsburg signa... More..

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by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump 'certainly' willing to shut down government over border security

His remarks came just hours after Trump held a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte , declaring in front of reporters that he would meet with Tehran with " no preconditions ". On J...More..

Bodycam shows police fatally shooting Minneapolis man Thurman Blevins in the back
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Bodycam shows police fatally shooting Minneapolis man Thurman Blevins in the back

Police then received a second call of a person walking and firing a silver 9mm handgun into the air and subsequently into the ground. Blevins matched the description and as they were stopping the vehicle, Off...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump offers to meet with Iranian President Rouhani, without preconditions

Asked if his call for $25 billion for a border wall is a "red line", Trump said, "I have no red line, unlike President Obama" - a reference to his predecessor's infamous statement about chemical weapons use in ...More..

Giuliani says Trump could soon decide on Mueller interview
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Giuliani says Trump could soon decide on Mueller interview

The meeting has become a central focus of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether anyone within Trump's campaign colluded with Russia's meddling in the last United States presidential el...More..

Zimbabwe holds first post-Mugabe elections, USA has already made its choice
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Zimbabwe holds first post-Mugabe elections, USA has already made its choice

When will the results come in? Tsvangirai pulled out of the contest before the vote in an effort to end the bloodshed. Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga who was at the time of the intervention Defence Fo...More..

United Kingdom student studying overseas in Israel goes missing while swimming
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

United Kingdom student studying overseas in Israel goes missing while swimming

According to the Times of Israel , the body was found early Monday morning near the site where TeNiya Jones was swimming in the Mediterranean Sea on Saturday night with two other students. TeNiya Jones, 19, was...More..

Taliban Describes as ‘Productive’ Initial Direct Talks with US
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Taliban Describes as ‘Productive’ Initial Direct Talks with US

Alice Wells was officially in Doha last week though. In a report published on Sunday, The New York Times , citing three unnamed USA officials, said the plan was outlined in a previously undisclosed part of t...More..

Grace Mugabe's immunity annulled by South African court
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Grace Mugabe's immunity annulled by South African court

They asked the court to nullify government's decision to grant Mugabe diplomatic immunity after she assaulted model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in August a year ago. Mrs Mugabe said at the time that she had a...More..

by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Four foreign cyclists killed in Tajikistan traffic incident

Officials believe it may have been a deliberate attack. Three other cyclists traveling in the group were also lightly injured. Terrorism and robbery are also being considered as possible motives, interior min...More..

UK foreign minister refers to Chinese wife as 'Japanese' during China visit
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

UK foreign minister refers to Chinese wife as 'Japanese' during China visit

Mr Hunt has been married to Lucia since 2009 and the couple have three children. The foreign secretary, who moved from his health brief to replace Mr Johnson earlier this month , made the "terrible mistake" ...More..

Six people killed as California wildfire spreads
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Six people killed as California wildfire spreads

The worst blaze, in the U.S. state's north, has killed six people since Thursday, including a 70-year-old woman and her two great-grandchildren aged four and five. "We grieve his loss", they said on Twitter, an...More..

Gohar Rasheed requests for Jemimas presence at Imran Khans oath-taking ceremony
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Gohar Rasheed requests for Jemimas presence at Imran Khans oath-taking ceremony

According to the complete preliminary results announced by the ECP, the PTI has obtained 115 general seats - 12 short of a simple majority - while the PML-N and PPP have won 64 and 43 seats, respectively. Forme...More..

Bear caught in storm drain freed when manhole cover lifted
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Bear caught in storm drain freed when manhole cover lifted

The Parker Police Department tweeted about the bear near Legacy Point Elementary School at 12:15 p.m. Officers said Colorado Parks and Wildlife as well as the school district have been notified. The wildlife ...More..

Trump Boasted To Farmers He Opened European Market. Europe: No, You Didn't.
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump Boasted To Farmers He Opened European Market. Europe: No, You Didn't.

The EU and Japan signed a huge free trade deal on Tuesday last week that cuts or eliminates tariffs covering over 95 percent of goods. However, Republican Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska, a Trump critic, like...More..

Trump campaign chairman's lush lifestyle to be probed in court
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump campaign chairman's lush lifestyle to be probed in court

Manafort is facing a slew of bank and tax fraud charges. Also on the list is Tad Devine, who ran Senator Bernie Sanders' 2016 unsuccessful presidential campaign but also has ties to Manafort related to his ...More..

Unanswered questions: MH370 families angry at official report
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Unanswered questions: MH370 families angry at official report

Family members at a briefing at the transport ministry in Putrajaya today. Malaysia's Transport Minister Anthony Loke had promised that relatives of those who were on board would be briefed about the report...More..

Assam tense as 2nd National Register of Citizens releases today
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Assam tense as 2nd National Register of Citizens releases today

The National Register of Citizens or NRC final draft has been released on the official website by the NRC regulating body. Authorities in the state have previously said the citizenship test was crucial ...More..

Cambodian opposition leader calls for protests
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Cambodian opposition leader calls for protests

CPP spokesman Sok Eysan shrugged off the Democracy Act, noting that it still has to be drafted and passed by the U.S. Senate. "The CPP won 80 per cent of all the votes and we estimate we will win no less than 1...More..

US not pursuing regime change, collapse in Iran: Mattis
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

US not pursuing regime change, collapse in Iran: Mattis

Asked whether the Trump administration had created a regime change or collapse policy, Mattis said: " There's none that's been instituted ". Defense Secretary James Mattis on Friday disputed a report that t...More..

Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer

Wallace said, Mediaite reported . When asked if Trump would be willing to talk about the Russian meeting with special counsel Robert Mueller , Giuliani said, "I still have my doubts about the people around ...More..

Correa: 'Assange's Days in Ecuadorean Embassy Are Numbered'
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Correa: 'Assange's Days in Ecuadorean Embassy Are Numbered'

Asked about the issue at a press conference in Madrid, the Ecuadorian president said his government is negotiating with the British authorities and Assange's lawyers to end the exile of the Internet activist. H...More..

Trump again threatens government 'shutdown' over border wall funds
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump again threatens government 'shutdown' over border wall funds

A recent House bill would devote $5 billion to a southern border wall, but its passage in the Senate, where it would need the support of Democrats to reach the required 60-vote threshold, remains a longshot. Wh...More..

Woman, two great-grandchildren found dead in California fire
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Woman, two great-grandchildren found dead in California fire

A total of 17 people have been reported missing in the area - but officials say most are believed to be alive as their houses are still standing. The flames erupted into a firestorm on Thursday when they ...More..

Oil prices ease, but Brent still set for weekly gain
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Oil prices ease, but Brent still set for weekly gain

Brent futures were down 9 cents at $74.45 a barrel by 1349 GMT but on track for the first weekly increase in four. Data compiled by Reuters news agency indicates that Saudi crude exports through Bab al-...More..

Top Obama Economist: GDP Even Stronger Than It Looks
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Top Obama Economist: GDP Even Stronger Than It Looks

President Donald Trump and his advisers trumpeted the numbers in a news conference outside the White House , saying that the economy was on pace to grow at the fastest rate in 13 years. Although Trump desc...More..

Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians

President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that he wants the public to hear more of Michael Cohen's recordings as he continued to claim that they vindicated Trump. has been professional...More..

Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island

However, animal lovers including comedian Ricky Gervais have reacted furiously on social media after the German cruise company which organised the trip justified the decision to shoot the bear dead by describ...More..

Zimbabwe's Mugabe says he won't vote for successor Mnangagwa
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Zimbabwe's Mugabe says he won't vote for successor Mnangagwa

I wish to meet him if he wins", he told reporters. In a rambling, one-hour speech on Sunday, he said: "I can't vote for ZANU-PF, what is left?" Mugabe was reported to have received a US$10 million package s...More..

Russian hackers' new target: Claire McCaskill
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Russian hackers' new target: Claire McCaskill

In earlier comments to the Daily Beast , McCaskill said , "I'm not going to speak about it right now. I will continue to speak out and press to hold them accountable", McCaskill said in a statement. However, ...More..