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Donald Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony At Mississippi Rally

Donald Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony At Mississippi Rally President Donald Trump for the first time directly mocked Christine Blasey Ford's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee by casting doubt on her testimony during a campaign rally. Kavanaugh said those incidents never happened. "We are finally rebuilding our country, and we are doing it with American aluminum, American steel and with our great electrical contractors", he said. [Full Article...]

Chinese destroyer nearly hits US Navy ship in South China Sea

Chinese destroyer nearly hits US Navy ship in South China Sea Over the last week, the USA and Chinese military relationship has deteriorated as both countries are engaged in a bitter trade dispute. Beijing claims all of the Spratlys and has built a number of military installations on the islands. [Full Article...]

Ricin detected in mail sent to Pentagon

Ricin detected in mail 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. The packages never made their way into the Pentagon, but were flagged in a mail delivery building next door on Monday, the spokesman said. The envelopes did not enter the Pentagon itself. [Full Article...]

Trump Administration to Deny Visas to Same-Sex Partners of Queer Diplomats

Trump Administration to Deny Visas to Same-Sex Partners of Queer Diplomats A State Department spokesperson told NBC News the decision is " to help ensure and promote equal treatment " for all visa applicants. The new visa regulations quickly garnered criticism for seemingly coercing same-sex couples to enter into a marriage that could earn them prison time back home. [Full Article...]

Flake vows to vote 'no' if Kavanaugh lied

Flake vows to vote 'no' if Kavanaugh lied In one message, Yarasavage said Kavanaugh asked her to go on the record to defend him. "My White House will do whatever the senators want", Trump said. Flake is scheduled to speak in New Hampshire Monday. Flake said he would ensure it's a "real investigation", by the FBI as Democrats demanded that Trump give them a full readout of his instructions to the agency. [Full Article...]

Dom Cozzolino, Victim of Alleged Kavanaugh Bar Fight

Of course, the main point here is that another figure from Kavanaugh's past has come forward with evidence of the sort of boorish behavior Kavanaugh has been accused of but steadfastly denied while under oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee. [Full Article...]

California shark attack: teen lobster diver injured

California shark attack: teen lobster diver injured A more recent attack along the Camp Pendleton coast of north San Diego County was not fatal. The attack occurred around 7 a.m. Saturday at Beacon's Beach in Encinitas, north of San Diego, KSWB-TV reports . The boy was pulled onto a kayak and rushed to shore, where footage showed him being treated by lifeguards before a helicopter lifted him to a hospital. [Full Article...]

Yale law students protest Kavanaugh nomination

Yale law students protest Kavanaugh nomination It is a reference to Renate Schroeder, then a student at a nearby Catholic girls' school. President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh to fill the Supreme Court's pivotal ninth seat. He drank heavily. He was a partier. "The reason that I made a decision to speak out was when he gave the Fox News interview and, as I said in the Washington Post , tried to paint himself as a choir boy where all he d... [Full Article...]

'The most unethical sham': Lindsey Graham rails at Kavanaugh FBI probe demands

'The most unethical sham': Lindsey Graham rails at Kavanaugh FBI probe demands He added, "I hope the American people can see through this sham". In the season opener, which also featured Matt Damon playing Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh , McKinnon does her best to ridiculously portray Graham's enraged colloquy with the judge last week over allegations of sexual assault against the judge. [Full Article...]

Hirono: Kavanaugh FBI investigation must cover 'the 3 credible' accusations

Hirono: Kavanaugh FBI investigation must cover 'the 3 credible' accusations The delay in a full Senate vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation to accommodate the new examination was forced Friday by Republican senators Jeff Flake of Arizona, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. A constituent contacted the office of Sen. These include allegations of an assault made in anonymous letter and an account of a sexual assault on a boat that was recanted by the accuser... [Full Article...]

Trump on Kim: Tough talk ... 'and then we fell in love'

Trump on Kim: Tough talk ... 'and then we fell in love' But the Trump Administration has said that sanctions should stay in place until North Korea denuclearises. US President Donald Trump said he and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un "fell in love" over the course of their on-again off-again detente, hours after Pyongyang's top diplomat said there was "no way" the country would disarm under current conditions. [Full Article...]

Merkel, Erdogan vow to rebuild ties despite rifts

Merkel, Erdogan vow to rebuild ties despite rifts The two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies agreed to jointly discuss the Syria crisis in a meeting next month with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron of France, Merkel said at a joint press conference. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is pressing Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for the release of Germans still detained in Turkey in the wake of a crackdown following... [Full Article...]

NAFTA deal could come as early as this evening, sources say

NAFTA deal could come as early as this evening, sources say But they caution the window is closing and Canada's time may be running out. The Trump administration had threatened to proceed with a Mexico-only trade pact as USA talks with Canada foundered in recent weeks amid deep differences over Canada's support for its dairy market and a mechanism for settling trade disputes. [Full Article...]

Airline now says one man missing after plane crash lands in ocean

Airline now says one man missing after plane crash lands in ocean The airline said it was working with local authorities, hospitals and investigators to try to find the man. All 47 passengers and crew survived. The airline did not immediately offer any other details about the passenger, such as his age or nationality. [Full Article...]

Indonesian tsunami warning lifted

Indonesian tsunami warning lifted The natural disasters in July and August killed almost 500 people on the holiday island, hundreds of kilometres southwest of Sulawesi. Just 3 hours before the natural disaster, the same area was hit by a smaller quake that measured 6.1, killing at least one person and injuring 10 others. [Full Article...]

Baker: ‘Sickening’ Kavanaugh Allegations Should Be Investigated Before Senate Vote

Baker: ‘Sickening’ Kavanaugh Allegations Should Be Investigated Before Senate Vote Kavanaugh has vehemently denied all allegations of sexual misconduct , including in an interview on Fox News on Monday in which he was asked about his sexual history. "I don't have all the answers, and I don't remember as much as I would like to", Ford said. Thomas was accused of sexual harassment by Anita Hill, and has a lot of similarities to Kavanaugh's hearings. [Full Article...]

Second accuser in standoff with GOP over Kavanaugh testimony

Second accuser in standoff with GOP over Kavanaugh testimony Avenatti said he is waiting for a response from Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, over Swetnick's allegations about Kavanaugh. Ford has alleged that Kavanaugh's friend, Mark Judge , was in the room watching and laughing. [Full Article...]

Bush advocating for Kavanaugh with senators

Bush advocating for Kavanaugh with senators Dick Durbin sought to press Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Thursday to call for an FBI investigation into allegations that have rocked his confirmation process. He has been one of President Donald Trump's strongest critics in the party. He said FBI investigators "always work with the committees to do a background check". [Full Article...]

#BigWin: All women can enter Sabarimala Temple, says Supreme Court

#BigWin: All women can enter Sabarimala Temple, says Supreme Court Sabarimala Ayyappa temple's website explains that since Lord Ayyappa was "Nithya Brahmachari" - or celibate - women in the 10-50 age group are not allowed to enter. Before that on July 26 , the Pandalam Royal family challenged the petition seeking entry of women into the temple, terming it "mischievous" on grounds of being against practices of the Hindu faith. [Full Article...]

The White House TiVos are set; Trump, Pence call Kavanaugh

The White House TiVos are set; Trump, Pence call Kavanaugh President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he would "much prefer keeping" Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , despite reports that the Justice Department official suggested invoking the 25th Amendment past year to remove the president from office. [Full Article...]


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