Kansans praise new trade deal with Canada, Mexico

The new deal also unifies the US and its allies against China's unfair trade practices, like stealing intellectual property, in addition to speeding up negotiations. This is generally a much easier process than trying to challenge a trade practice in... More..

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FBI interviews Mark Judge as part of Kavanaugh investigation
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

FBI interviews Mark Judge as part of Kavanaugh investigation

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pledging that senators will begin voting on Kavanaugh's nomination this week, and criticized what he called "endless delay and obstruction". On Friday, Sen. Jeff Flak...More..

NY tax department reviewing reported tax allegations against Trump
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

NY tax department reviewing reported tax allegations against Trump

The newspaper also said, citing interviews and records, that Trump and his siblings set up a sham corporation to disguise millions of dollars in gifts from their parents. "The facts upon which The Times bas...More..

by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Boris Johnson's 'positive' Brexit vision gets thumbs up from DUP

Attacking Mr Corbyn's leader's speech to Labour's conference in Liverpool last week, Mr Johnson will say: "It was astonishing that he had absolutely nothing to say about the wealth-creating sector of the econom...More..

Indonesia quake, tsunami: Death toll rises to 1,234
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Indonesia quake, tsunami: Death toll rises to 1,234

As rescue workers and volunteers continue the daunting task of sifting through wreckage in Palu to search for survivors, satellite images reveal the vast scale of the devastation following the 7.5-magnitude qua...More..

Ferry with 335 people on fire in Baltic Sea
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Ferry with 335 people on fire in Baltic Sea

The vessel was in global waters off Kaliningrad, Russia's Baltic Sea exclave between Poland and Lithuania. The company said no-one had been injured. It said the ferry will have to be towed. The ship was...More..

Ricin suspected in packages sent to Pentagon
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Ricin suspected in packages sent to Pentagon

The envelopes are being examined to determine whether they test positive for the deadly poison, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a statement. "As this is ongoing, we will have no further comment". ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Kenyans have great confidence in Donald Trump, survey shows

Both Trump and Putin lagged behind Xi, who came in at 34 percent. Among the 25 nations surveyed, a median of 31 percent said the US plays a more important role in the world today than it did 10 years ago; 25 pe...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation completes interview of Kavanaugh's high school friend
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation completes interview of Kavanaugh's high school friend

The FBI is expected to spend the coming days investigating the sexual misconduct claims against Kavanaugh. Republican Sen. Jeff Flake is stoking new speculation about a possible presidential run as he eme...More..

Domino’s delivery driver credited for thwarting kidnapping in Wisconsin
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Domino’s delivery driver credited for thwarting kidnapping in Wisconsin

FOX News reports that 55-year-old Dean Hoffmann is behind bars after he reportedly showed up uninvited to his girlfriend's home in Grafton on September 27, where he tied her and beat her. When police arrived,...More..

Boris Johnson lays Brexit trap for Theresa May
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Boris Johnson lays Brexit trap for Theresa May

UKIP MEP Nigel Farage argued the United Kingdom would be better off pursuing a "simple free trade deal" in Brexit negotiations. The Chequers proposal would keep the UK in a customs arrangement with the EU, ...More..

Iran foreign minister blasts Trump officials over consulate closure
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Iran foreign minister blasts Trump officials over consulate closure

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tehran was closing in on an agreement to sell oil to European nations despite American threats of sanctions against any country that does business with Iran...More..

Gender-reveal party gone wrong sparks accidental wildfire in Arizona
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Gender-reveal party gone wrong sparks accidental wildfire in Arizona

Dickey, of Tucson, Arizona, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanour violation of US Forest Service regulations on Friday. The target also contained Tannerite, a legal but highly explosive substance, U.S. Dickey told...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

US, Canada reach trilateral trade pact with Mexico to replace NAFTA

Although negotiators reached a last-minute deal with their Canadian and Mexican counterparts to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (or as Trump plans to dub it, the USMCA ), he said on Monday t...More..

Lindsey Graham to Democrats: 'I'll Remember This'
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Lindsey Graham to Democrats: 'I'll Remember This'

Meacham characterized the events at the hearing as the victory of "a fundamental, instinctive impulse to believe that which you wish to believe because your fellow tribesmen believe it over a fairly American op...More..

Lucknow: Motorist shot dead after hitting police bike
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Lucknow: Motorist shot dead after hitting police bike

Tiwari was on Sunday cremated in presence of Uttar Pradesh ministers and family members. There have been allegations that the Uttar Pradesh Police was trying to cover up the matter and shield the two constables...More..

Rosenstein agrees to meet with House Republicans next week
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Rosenstein agrees to meet with House Republicans next week

The reports that Rosenstein suggested taping Trump touched off a firestorm from conservative Republicans, who had been pummeling the deputy attorney general to turn over documents they have requested as part of...More..

Melania Trump has tea with Ghana's 1st lady, exchanges gifts
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Melania Trump has tea with Ghana's 1st lady, exchanges gifts

USA first lady Melania Trump has arrived in Ghana for her first solo major tour of Africa. The tour which is in line with her " Be Best " initiative also focuses on gender equality, with an emphasis on educ...More..

Trump Undermines Female Reporters When Asked About Brett Kavanaugh Case
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Trump Undermines Female Reporters When Asked About Brett Kavanaugh Case

After the president finished outlining the new USMCA deal, he agreed to take a few questions from the media - and he nodded at Vega. "She's shocked that I picked her", Trump said when he called on Vega. The...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Kavanaugh not returning to teach at Harvard Law

Okay? I've seen that person in very bad situations. But an archived version of the page lists him as a Samuel Williston Lecturer on Law, who was scheduled to teach a course called "The Supreme Court since 200...More..

US Begins Denying Visas To Same-Sex Partners Of Diplomats, UN Employees
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

US Begins Denying Visas To Same-Sex Partners Of Diplomats, UN Employees

State Department will no longer issue visas to the same-sex partners of foreign diplomats or staffers of U.S. -based global organizations like the United Nations, unless they are married. President Trump at the...More..

7.5 magnitude natural disaster in Indonesia triggers tsunami, officials say
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

7.5 magnitude natural disaster in Indonesia triggers tsunami, officials say

Television footage showed people running into the streets. Some people climbed 6m trees to escape the tsunami and survived, Nugroho said. Sutopo said the disaster caused a power outage that cut communicatio...More..

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

Brett Kavanaugh: White Home denies limiting Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry

Ramirez has separately accused Kavanaugh in a report from The New Yorker of inappropriate sexual behavior related to his time at Yale. She said she was a victim of gang rape, and said both Judge and Kava...More..

Horse walks into a bar in France: Runaway animal sends patrons running
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Horse walks into a bar in France: Runaway animal sends patrons running

The horse's trainer, Jean-Marie Beguigne, told local reporters the horse had abandoned her rider at nearby stables and bolted about 1.5km down the street. Well we've all been there: you storm in with a gut feel...More..

White House Tells FBI to Interview Anyone it Wants About Kavanaugh
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

White House Tells FBI to Interview Anyone it Wants About Kavanaugh

Deborah Ramirez spoke with the investigators and gave them the names of other witnesses, the source said. Nine of the 10 Judiciary Democrats have written a letter naming a minimum of 24 people the FBI must inve...More..

U.S. And Canada Reach Deal To Replace NAFTA
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

U.S. And Canada Reach Deal To Replace NAFTA

When told he seemed confident of congressional approval, he said he was "not at all confident" but felt ratification would be granted if lawmakers took the correct action. During the 1992 presidential campaign,...More..

Recep Erdogan opens huge mosque in Germany amid rival rallies
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Recep Erdogan opens huge mosque in Germany amid rival rallies

During his stay in Berlin, Erdogan met twice with Angela Merkel for talks, with both leaders signaling their interest in a cautious rapprochement. Since in mid-2016, arms sales from Germany to Turkey have...More..

White House Authorizes FBI to Interview Anyone Necessary in Kavanaugh Probe
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

White House Authorizes FBI to Interview Anyone Necessary in Kavanaugh Probe

The Republican senator at the center of the Supreme Court debate is vowing to make sure... Kavanaugh's drinking history, which has come up in the allegations, is not part of the probe being managed by the...More..

by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Donald Trump says new trade deal is 'most important ever'

But the final details of that are likely to be kept under wraps until the new deal is ratified by all three countries. While Trump was confident in its chances, he hedged his bets over concerns with gridlock on...More..

Hundreds protest in German city against Turkish president’s visit
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Hundreds protest in German city against Turkish president’s visit

But she stressed that continued dialogue was the best way to overcome those differences. Speaking during a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday, Erdogan said thousands of K...More..