Liz Swisher, Brett Kavanaugh's former Yale classmate, talks about college drinking

Kavanaugh was accused of throwing ice on a bar patron during the incident in September 1985, according to a police report obtained by the New York Times . "I can unequivocally say that in denying the possibility that he ever blacked out from drinkin... More..

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Star Instagram Model Shot Dead While Driving
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Star Instagram Model Shot Dead While Driving

Iraq's prime minister has ordered an investigation into a spate of murders and abductions in the south of the country, demanding results within 48 hours. Fans and friends of Fares turned to social media to reme...More..

Tense International Encounter Unfolds in South China Sea
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Tense International Encounter Unfolds in South China Sea

Charlie Brown, a U.S. Pacific Fleet Spokesman. The U.S. Navy destroyer USS Decatur had to maneuver to avoid a collision on Sunday after a Chinese warship came within 45 yards of its bow as the American ship t...More..

Wounded bear injures hunter in Alaska
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Wounded bear injures hunter in Alaska

McCormick, who is based in Anchorage, suffered life-threatening injuries. William McCormick, 28, was left seriously ill in hospital after being crushed by the black bear and a rock it dislodged after stumblin...More..

Iran fires missiles at Syria 'terrorists' after deadly attack
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Iran fires missiles at Syria 'terrorists' after deadly attack

The attack was retaliation for militant attack on a military parade last month in the southwest Iranian city of Ahwez. Iran vowed revenge last week after four assailants attacked a military parade, held to ma...More..

Death toll from Indonesian quake, tsunami rises to 844
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Death toll from Indonesian quake, tsunami rises to 844

The d‌e‌at‌h toll is expected to climb as thousands more are fe‌ar‌ed to be b‌uri‌ed under the mud after the qua‌ke, The Sun reports . Authorities and aid agencies feared the death toll of 844 would rise o...More..

Owen Paterson's Brexit 'cockroach' jibe at May's Chequers plan
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Owen Paterson's Brexit 'cockroach' jibe at May's Chequers plan

Demonstrators protest against Brexit as the governing Conservative Party start their annual four-day party conference in Birmingham, England, Sunday Sept 30, 2018. But his conference speech also had a messa...More..

Netanyahu Calls For A Demilitarized Palestinian State In NPR Interview
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Netanyahu Calls For A Demilitarized Palestinian State In NPR Interview

Netanyahu should explain how Israel, the sole holder of nuclear weapons in the Middle East, blatantly accuses another nation on the issue, he stressed. Even though he opposed the Iranian nuclear deal, he had to...More..

Next battle in war over Kavanaugh: FBI probe
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Next battle in war over Kavanaugh: FBI probe

The FBI is investigating the accusation at the behest of senators who sent Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate on Friday. "And when I see what's going on right now, it's scary". The administration deni...More..

President Trump holds MAGA rally in Wheeling, WV
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

President Trump holds MAGA rally in Wheeling, WV

Senate on November 6. The poll also was completed prior to Trump's visit to Wheeling Saturday night to campaign for Morrisey. Amid the ongoing Washington tussle over his nominee for a Supreme Court vacanc...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

NAFTA REBOOT FOR DUMMIES: How does new trade impact Canadians?

The new deal, reached just before a midnight deadline imposed by the US, will be called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA . They suspected Canada , which had said it wasn't bound by USA dead...More..

White House denies limiting Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry : Kavanaugh
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

White House denies limiting Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry : Kavanaugh

In his interview with DailyMail TV , Trump Jr., also criticized Ford's allegation as "so obviously political". Because the agency isn't running a criminal investigation, but performing a background check...More..

North, South Korea start land mine removal in DMZ
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

North, South Korea start land mine removal in DMZ

The move was agreed upon during a meeting last month in Pyongyang by the leaders of the two Koreas, Kim Jong Un in the North and Moon Jae-in in the South. Experts believe the South Korean and United States mi...More..

'You're not thinking. You never do,' Trump tells female reporter
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

'You're not thinking. You never do,' Trump tells female reporter

Asked by a reporter to name the senator, Trump shot back, " I think I'll save it for a book, like everybody else ". "She's shocked that I picked her", Trump said. Despite being somewhat disoriented by Trump's...More..

'Wouldn't Bother Me' If FBI Talked With All Kavanaugh Accusers
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

'Wouldn't Bother Me' If FBI Talked With All Kavanaugh Accusers

In an interview with CNN , Lynn Brookes - the former roommate of Deborah Ramirez , who accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her at a Yale party - asserted she was "extremely disappointed" in the judge's "...More..

Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico

Wiens said the United States-Mexico-Canada ( USMCA ) agreement further opens up Canada's dairy industry to USA farmers. The quota would allow for significant growth in tariff-free automotive exports from Ca...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Another Former Kavanaugh Friend Says He Lied to Senate About Alcohol Use

The scope of the investigation appeared to exclude Julie Swetnick , who submitted an affidavit last week alleging that she witnessed Kavanaugh at parties in high school where women were drugged and assaulted. ...More..

Christine Blasey Ford hearing resonates with other sexual assault survivors
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford hearing resonates with other sexual assault survivors

Some of the testimony and exchanges during Judge Brett Kavanaugh's hearing this past week were intense. Many , especially Republicans, accepted Kavanaugh's angry testimony that he was a decent, hardworking...More..

1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

1,200 convicts escape Indonesian prisons in quake-tsunami zone

In this September 30, 2018, photo, people survey the mosque damaged following earthquakes and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia . Indonesian authorities scrambled to get food, aid and equipment in...More..

Police operation on Oresund Bridge described as biggest manhunt in Danish history
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Police operation on Oresund Bridge described as biggest manhunt in Danish history

Though the bridges and ferry crossings have opened, police "have personnel standing at every connection to make manual checks", Copenhagen police spokesperson Riad Tolba was quoted as saying by United Kingdom...More..

Trump says Federal Bureau of Investigation should interview
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Trump says Federal Bureau of Investigation should interview "anybody they want" in Kavanaugh review

Several Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans have mocked Democrats' focus on Kavanaugh's drinking. "To me, it's the most exciting thing you can talk about". But she declined to discuss the ongoing confirmat...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria over parade attack

Iranian officials often use the word " takfiri " to describe Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL also known as ISIS). In June 2017 the Revolutionary Guards launched a missile strike against IS targets ...More..

3 dead after Pennsylvania vehicle explosion
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

3 dead after Pennsylvania vehicle explosion

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin said the situation would likely be "inconvenient for the people that live in that area" until authorities are able to collect the evidence that will lead to a conclusi...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Jeff Flake: If Kavanaugh Lied, His Nomination Will Be Over

Mr. Manchin and Ms. Heitkamp have not yet indicated how they plan to vote on Judge Kavanaugh's nomination, though both say they supported Sen. Perhaps it wasn't satisfying politically - certainly not so muc...More..

Amal Clooney calls for jailed reporters in Burma to be pardoned
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Amal Clooney calls for jailed reporters in Burma to be pardoned

There were 262 journalists imprisoned previous year, according to the Committee to Protect Journalist, reaching "unprecedented levels". "She knows that mass murder is not a state secret and that exposing it d...More..

Iran's IRGC Says It Killed Four Militants Near Border With Pakistan
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Iran's IRGC Says It Killed Four Militants Near Border With Pakistan

Salami didn't stop at Saudi Arabia and the UAE, but told the United States to " stop supporting the terrorists or they will pay the price ." . "You know the storm the Iranian nation can create", the Fars n...More..

Indonesia quake-tsunami: Mass burials to begin as toll tops 800
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Indonesia quake-tsunami: Mass burials to begin as toll tops 800

The death toll has climbed past 800, but authorities say they fear it could grow, as the desperate search for survivors continues. The epicenter of the quake was 27 kilometers northeast of Donggala and 10-km-de...More..

Russia's Lavrov denounces from United Nations podium West's brute force
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Russia's Lavrov denounces from United Nations podium West's brute force

Moscow blamed Tel Aviv at all times for being responsible for the fall of the IL-20. Israel, "which is accustomed to launching many aggressions under different pretexts, will have to make accurate calculatio...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Julie Swetnick Becomes First Kavanaugh Accuser to Give TV Interview

Swetnick also allegedly owed $40,303 to the IRS stemming from unpaid 2014 taxes, resulting in a federal tax lien on her home. According to Vinneccy, Swetnick threatened him after they broke up and even after ...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Senate Vote on Supreme Court Kavanaugh Nominee Postponed for FBI Probe

Kavanaugh has vehemently denied the allegation. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said Sunday that testimony would be taken from Ramirez and Kavanaugh's high school friend Mark Judge, who has been named by two of three w...More..