Trump's callous tweet about Kavanaugh accuser sparks Senate turmoil

Dr Ford has yet to give her full account in public and said the FBI should investigate her claim. In the eleventh hour of Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation process to be seated on the United States Supreme Court - days after long hearings and days b... More..

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In nick of time, deputy saves dog leashed to moving truck
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

In nick of time, deputy saves dog leashed to moving truck

But as the truck swings around, a small dog can be seen tied to the corner of the back of the trailer, running furiously to keep up with the quickening truck. "The driver was simply distracted and headed toward...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Britain’s May Says Brexit Negotiations Have Reached ‘an Impasse’

Mrs May said it was clear that the two sides in the Brexit negotiations remained "a long way apart" on the status of the Irish border and the future trade relationship and that departure without a deal co...More..

Kremlin refutes claims Putin was angry with Assad over plane crash
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kremlin refutes claims Putin was angry with Assad over plane crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin told an Israeli lawmaker Friday he expects Israel to examine the facts surrounding the downing of a Russian military aircraft on Monday that killed 15 servicemen. But the Israel...More..

Rod Rosenstein Wanted 25th Amendment Ouster for Trump, Secret Oval Office Recordings
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Rod Rosenstein Wanted 25th Amendment Ouster for Trump, Secret Oval Office Recordings

Rosenstein told McCabe, who was also later fired by Trump, that he might be able to persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions and John Kelly, the former homeland security secretary and current White House chi...More..

Philippines landslide victims 'sent texts from underneath rubble'
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Philippines landslide victims 'sent texts from underneath rubble'

Jun Davide and Naga Mayor Kristine Chiong for the provision of housing for the victims", the President's assistant Christopher Go said. "We're really hoping we can still recover them alive", she said. "Many o...More..

Kerala: Rape Accused Bishop Interrogated By Police For Over Six Hour
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kerala: Rape Accused Bishop Interrogated By Police For Over Six Hour

Following a seven-hour interrogation, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Kerala police resumed questioning the bishop on Thursday. On Thursday, the Vatican relieved Mulakkal "temporarily" of all past...More..

South Africa: Top Court Legalises Use of Marijuana in Private
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

South Africa: Top Court Legalises Use of Marijuana in Private

One of the licenses was given to South African alternative medicine company, Verve Dynamics. The court ultimately found: "This Court must invoke its powers under s 172 (1) (b) of the Constitution to order a...More..

'No-deal Brexit unless European Union softens position on border'
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

'No-deal Brexit unless European Union softens position on border'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the EU27 were agreed that, "in the matter of the single market, there can be no compromises". France's President Emmanuel Macron issued a blunt rebuke of May's Bre...More..

Walmart warns President Trump trade war with China could force prices up
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Walmart warns President Trump trade war with China could force prices up

Next week, the United States will place a ten-percent tariff on 200 billion dollars worth of goods from China. That penalty will rise to 25 percent beginning January 1. Beijing is reportedly looking at lowering...More..

McConnell Tells Conservatives To 'Keep The Faith' On Kavanaugh Confirmation
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

McConnell Tells Conservatives To 'Keep The Faith' On Kavanaugh Confirmation

Democratic Rep. Anna Eshoo (EH'-shoo) told The Associated Press on Friday accuser Christine Blasey (BLAH'-zee) Ford "has an inner strength". He has categorically denied her allegations, which suddenly p...More..

Sushma Swaraj will meet Pakistan foreign minister in NY
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Sushma Swaraj will meet Pakistan foreign minister in NY

The Indian official said about the NY meeting, "We have just agreed to the meeting". He claimed that "agenda" for the foreign minister's meeting had still not been finalised, but he added that Swaraj will tak...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

May says European Union response to UK Brexit plan 'unacceptable'

The Salzburg summit had "triggered a crisis in government", said The Times , adding that ministers could force her to drop the so-called "Chequers" plan - which envisages a UK-EU free trade area just for g...More..

Storm Bronagh to bring heavy rain and gale force winds Cumbria
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Storm Bronagh to bring heavy rain and gale force winds Cumbria

A spokesperson for the Met Office said: "Most likely is that we will see gusts of 45-50 miles per hour in a few spots inland as well as more widely around exposed coasts". Behind that, there will still be win...More..

Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations

Republicans are anxious to move ahead to a vote by the committee, where they hold an 11-10 majority, and then by the full Senate, which they control, 51-49. President Trump has said that the FBI does not do i...More..

Florence Unleashing a Flood of Pig Poop on North Carolina
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Florence Unleashing a Flood of Pig Poop on North Carolina

The majority of North Carolina's 2,100 hog farms are located in the southern counties of Sampson and Duplin, which were heavily affected by Florence's torrential downpour and, according to Vox's Irfan, ar...More..

3D-printed gun pioneer Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

3D-printed gun pioneer Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault

Although Officer said authorities are not clear about Wilson's reasons for the trip overseas, he acknowledged the controversial entrepreneur makes frequent business trips to the country, which does not have a...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Man arrested after shocking video emerges of a 4WD running down emus

The culprit can be seen driving a four-wheel drive vehicle down a dirt road, before ploughing into at least a dozen of the birds, counting each time he hits one. "Got that one too, and that one". Before the ...More..

Infants among 5 stabbed at New York City daycare
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Infants among 5 stabbed at New York City daycare

Authorities say the assaults occurred just before 4 a.m. Friday. The two adults injured a dad of one of the kids and a member of staff at the daycare centre. She is in police custody at an area hospital. A ...More..

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

The team was also reportedly interested in if there was any discussion of a pardon with Cohen. According to ABC News , Cohen is also cooperating with investigators in NY who are conducting a probe into the T...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

European Union trashes Theresa May's Brexit plan

The Polish prime minister was speaking in Salzburg, Austria , where leaders of European Union countries met for informal talks on Wednesday and Thursday. May also reportedly hadn't been helped by a BI story...More..

‘Immediately correct mistake’: China warns after United States imposes sanctions
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

‘Immediately correct mistake’: China warns after United States imposes sanctions

We took these actions because China took delivery of 10 Sukhoi fighter aircraft, specifically Su-25s, in December of 2017, after the CAATSA statute came into force. The sanctions block the Chinese agency fr...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

European Council president Donald Tusk delivered the ultimatum at a press conference to conclude the summit. And Mr Tusk raised doubts over whether it was even worth calling the European Union leaders' me...More..

Angela Merkel shuffles Germany's intelligence chief out amid anti-migrant demonstrations
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Angela Merkel shuffles Germany's intelligence chief out amid anti-migrant demonstrations

Government sources claim that the German leader has made a decision to relieve Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV) chief Hans-Georg Maassen of his post following a number of incidents in...More..

Vietnam President dead at 61 after prolonged battle with illness
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Vietnam President dead at 61 after prolonged battle with illness

Official media say Quang has died at age 61 due to illness. "President Quang's legacy is a multi-year crackdown on human rights and putting more political prisoners behind bars in Vietnam than any time in rec...More..

Should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed as a Supreme Court judge?
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed as a Supreme Court judge?

But doubts were raised whether she would appear. "Brett Kavanaugh and I were friends in high school but I do not recall the party described in Dr. The development came after President Donald Trump showere...More..

Croydon Cat Killer: Police identify culprit after hundreds of felines found mutilated
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Croydon Cat Killer: Police identify culprit after hundreds of felines found mutilated

Police said the post-mortem examinations on an initial 25 cats found they succumbed to a blunt force trauma , such as being run over. A fox , pictured in a domestic back garden in south west London past y...More..

Time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk, say Republicans
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk, say Republicans

What are Ford's lawyers saying? What did Dr Ford's lawyer say? "We ask that her decision to share a private and hard recollection be treated seriously and respectfully". Ford has said she wants the FBI to ...More..

Najib faces 21 new charges
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Najib faces 21 new charges

He added that the arrest and charge sheets were done together with the Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC). The High Court released Najib on bail of RM1mil with two sureties, and the additional co...More..

7 people, including children, shot at in NY
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

7 people, including children, shot at in NY

The victims include an 8-year-old girl. Police later said the shots had come from across the street, hitting the lawn where the victims had gathered for a memorial, United States media report. Syracuse police...More..