Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser offers four people to back accusation: Lawyers

Absent additional evidence, many GOP minds are already made up in support of President Donald Trump's nominee - and the same can be said for the Democrats who oppose him for ideological reasons. She says she was "unable to fight off the boys rapi... More..

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Teen Stranded at Sea for 49 Days Is Finally Pulled to Safety
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Teen Stranded at Sea for 49 Days Is Finally Pulled to Safety

Aldi Novel Adilang , 19, worked alone on a wooden fishing raft called a " rompong ", which is used to trapped fish. The MV Arpeggio , which rescued Mr Adilang off Guam, contacted the Indonesian mission in Os...More..

Mahmoud Abbas to Convene Anti-Trump Meeting at UN
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Mahmoud Abbas to Convene Anti-Trump Meeting at UN

Addressing the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, Macron stressed the importance of resuming Israeli-Palestine peace talks, adding there is no viable alternative to the two-state solution and living peace...More..

Kavanaugh's accuser offers four people to back accusation: documents
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Kavanaugh's accuser offers four people to back accusation: documents

Ford's accusations prompted a second woman to come forward with an accusation of inappropriate sexual behavior against Kavanaugh . Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell ...More..

Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

Tamzin Taylor from Christian charity Open Doors told Premier the situation for Christians in the country has "vastly improved". Jonathan Sullivan, director of the China Policy Institute at the University of N...More..

Jimmy Kimmel Has a Gruesome Suggestion for Brett Kavanaugh
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel Has a Gruesome Suggestion for Brett Kavanaugh

Yes, that's correct: The very same Kimmel, who was once lauded by television networks and magazines as "America's conscience" and a "moral compass" and who refused to condemn Hollywood producer Harvey Weinst...More..

Syrian FSA rebels to cooperate with Turkey in Idlib, wary of Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Syrian FSA rebels to cooperate with Turkey in Idlib, wary of Russian Federation

The 10-article memorandum of the Sochi deal suggests that the Idlib demilitarized area will be preserved, while Turkish observation posts will be fortified and continue to function. The Al Qaeda-linked HTS has ...More..

Highlights of the Aadhaar verdict
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Highlights of the Aadhaar verdict

It however, said that private entities including mobile phone operators and private banks would no longer have the authority to demand customers' Aadhaar numbers and instructed the government to "bring out a ro...More..

Conservationists slam Australia shark policy as more killed
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Conservationists slam Australia shark policy as more killed

A Fisheries Queensland spokesman said the shark caught today would have posed a serious threat to people swimming in Cid Harbour. Marine Conservation groups have attacked the Queensland government over the ca...More..

Shelagh Fogarty Demands Clarity On Labour’s Brexit Policy From Shadow Minister
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Shelagh Fogarty Demands Clarity On Labour’s Brexit Policy From Shadow Minister

The vote opens up a clear division between the UK's two main parties - with the Conservative minority government still committed to leaving. Speaking in favour of the motion earlier on Tuesday, Shadow Brexit ...More..

Trump rejects globalism in speech at UN
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Trump rejects globalism in speech at UN

Since then, Trump and Kim have met in Singapore, where they pledged to seek denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. Trump was making his eagerly-awaited president's address at the United Nations when he...More..

China denies United States request for port call to Hong Kong, report says
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

China denies United States request for port call to Hong Kong, report says

China has also firmly condemned the Trump administration's announcement that it will sell $330 million (£250 million) in military equipment to Taiwan. Last week, Washington placed financial sanctions on the Equ...More..

Rafale deal: Why Dassault made a decision to partner with Anil Ambani's Reliance Defence
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Rafale deal: Why Dassault made a decision to partner with Anil Ambani's Reliance Defence

He also hinted at Pakistan's role in the conspiracy, saying one of its leaders, former interior minister Rehman Malik, has even tweeted that Gandhi will be the next Indian prime minister. Earlier this week, a s...More..

Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled

Supreme Court in a divided U.S. Senate, on Tuesday called sexual misconduct allegations against the judge "a con game being played by the Democrats". There were no immediate indications that the emergence of a ...More..

Senate GOP Whip: Committee Vote on Kavanaugh 'As Early As Friday'
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Senate GOP Whip: Committee Vote on Kavanaugh 'As Early As Friday'

Just hours later, The New Yorker dropped a new bombshell, reporting that a second woman was accusing the Washington appeals court judge of sexual misconduct, while they were students at Yale University around...More..

by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

US President Donald Trump calls on nations to isolate 'corrupt' Iran

Every solution to the humanitarian crisis in Syria must also include a strategy to address the brutal regime that has fueled and financed it: the corrupt dictatorship in Iran . The United Nations responded w...More..

Swedish Prime Minister to stand down after losing confidence vote
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Swedish Prime Minister to stand down after losing confidence vote

Lofven ruled out having any contacts with the Sweden Democrats, saying "time after time, their connections to racist and Nazi organizations have been exposed". "Sweden needs a new government that has broad po...More..

by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

McConnell says Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh will be confirmed

Murkowski isn't the only prominent Republican who has expressed reservations about Kavanaugh or his confirmation process. Kavanaugh has denied Ramirez's accusation and labeled it a "smear". Sen. Chris C...More..

British retiree, Thai wife murdered in hired killing
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

British retiree, Thai wife murdered in hired killing

The police officer said an issue that likely contributed to the murders was that Hogg would often buy assets using the names of his Thai family members, including his wife's brother, who wanted to sell some of ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Why were United Nations diplomats laughing at Trump?

If the president's approach to North Korea has softened in the past year, his attitude towards Iran has not. Trump used his debut address to the UN General Assembly 12 months ago to threaten to "totally ...More..

Monitoring a severe storm risk
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Monitoring a severe storm risk

Clouds moving in overnight will keep us a good bit warmer than last night. Our gorgeous, sunny, first full day of Fall let temperatures climb all the way into the upper 70's and even the lower 80's for a few ...More..

Philippines: Senator critical of Duterte arrested
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Philippines: Senator critical of Duterte arrested

A Philippine court issued an arrest warrant against an opposition senator on Tuesday, nearly a month after President Rodrigo Duterte revoked an amnesty granted to him in 2010. Trillanes received clemency ...More..

Two-headed eastern copperhead found in Virginia
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Two-headed eastern copperhead found in Virginia

And risky if a guest has not one, but two heads? "We were able to determine that the left head has the dominant esophagus and the right head has the more developed throat for eating". Perry has published phot...More..

UK's Raab says confident of clinching a Brexit deal - International
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

UK's Raab says confident of clinching a Brexit deal - International

But she is facing increasingly vociferous calls from Tory Brexiteers to abandon Chequers in favour of a more basic free trade agreement in goods along the lines agreed between the European Union and Canada ....More..

Madiba's statue unveiled at United Nations headquarters
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Madiba's statue unveiled at United Nations headquarters

At a peace summit honoring the late South African leader, nations from around the world adopted a declaration recommitting to goals of building a peaceful, inclusive and fair world and "to revive the values for...More..

Hong Kong's controversial bullet train gets off to smooth start
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Hong Kong's controversial bullet train gets off to smooth start

Passengers cross through immigration and customs checkpoints into the mainland-controlled portion of the station, which includes the platforms and the trains, even though West Kowloon is miles from the border f...More..

White House Crafts Order to Investigate Facebook, Google, and Others
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

White House Crafts Order to Investigate Facebook, Google, and Others

The order is still only a draft and has yet to be reviewed by other government agencies according to White House officials. The proposed order directs all other government agencies, such as the department of ...More..

U.N. debut for New Zealand's 'First Baby': diaper change, peace summit
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

U.N. debut for New Zealand's 'First Baby': diaper change, peace summit

Ardern is breastfeeding and can not be away from her baby for extended periods She was grateful for Gayford's help. She made her debut speech at the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit, where she highlighted the form...More..

by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Labour plunged into new confusion over second European Union referendum — BREXIT CLASH

Speaking separately to the BBC's Peinaar's Politics yesterday, Len McLusky, the leader of Britain's biggest union Unite which is also Labour's leading donor, threw his support behind a second referendum, but sa...More..

by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Avenatti says he represents woman with ‘credible information’ about Kavanaugh

Avenatti also warned for Republicans not to question her credibility due to where she has worked in the past. "This woman, when she does surface, will be found to be 100 percent credible by the American publi...More..