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Heller Backtracks After Calling Kavanaugh Assault Allegations A 'Hiccup'

There was one local topic Trump avoided. You could also say when did this all happen, what is going on? To do that, he's performing political acrobatics. "Vot...


‘Brexit cannot lead to EU going bust’

While May's speech hasn't changed the substance of the EU's response, there was a distinct softening of tone in Tusk's statement designed to deescalate a row ...


Alleged emu killer arrested and charged

In the video, the male driver is heard cheering as he strikes the birds on a dirt road with his auto. The man has been interviewed and is expected to be charg...


Pakistan denounces attack on Iranian military parade

He put the number of casualties at 10, which also includes ordinary onlookers and a journalist in addition to Armed Forces personnel. Women and children scatt...


Trump outburst over Kavanaugh's female accuser sparks #WhyIDidntReport hashtag trend

A number of survivors, women and men, took to Twitter and used the hashtag #WhyIDidntReport to state why they didn't file a complaint at the time incidents ...


Kavanaugh's prospective female clerks were reportedly advised to look 'like models'

Chua , who is perhaps best known for being the author of a 2011 book " Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother ", wrote in a July op-ed for The Wall Street Journal tit...


Thousands without power in Montreal as Ontario storm spreads to Quebec

A freelance journalist says a group of people rescued a dog who was trapped under the rubble in an Ottawa neighbourhood ravaged by a tornado . Meantime, the ...


Elizabeth Smart says she'll never ask "stupid questions" that fault abuse victims

Although she has concerns about her own safety, her family and the public in general, Smart said she has been told who will be Barzee's federal probation office...


Iran vows to avenge deadly military parade attack

On June 7, 2017, 17 people were killed and dozens wounded in simultaneous attacks in Teheran on Parliament and on the tomb of revolutionary leader Ruhollah Khom...


Death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized Tanzania ferry

President John Magufuli has ordered the arrests of those responsible. He said at least 40 people were rescued shortly after the Thursday accident and that som...


Father, son shoot neighbor dead amid argument over trash

All three men were heard making threats until eventually, John Miller opens fire, shooting Howard several times. She told the paper that she and her husband t...


More Sex Assault Accusations Against Newport Beach Couple

Rackauckas said Robicheaux, an orthopedic surgeon, "may have targeted victims through dating apps such as Tinder and Bumble", but there was no evidence to sugge...


Deadline Extended to Saturday for Dr. Christine Ford, Kavanaugh Accuser

One major point of contention that is likely to remain: Ford's lawyers have insisted that she be able to testify after Kavanaugh does, not before, as Grassley...


Putin warns Israel over Russian plane downing

Fifteen Russian servicemen were killed during the incident, but officials in Moscow and Tel Aviv moved quickly to defuse tensions even though the Russian Minist...


Had no role in selection of Reliance for Rafale deal

Earlier on Friday, Former French President Francois Hollande told the media that Dassault Aviation was given no choice but to partner with Anil Ambani-led Re...


Over 62,000 still without power in the Carolinas after Florence

Florence has killed at least 35 people and left entire towns in North Carolina flooded with muddy, fetid water. With the remnants of Florence finally out...


Russia, China warn US of 'consequences' of 'playing with fire'

The sanctions are related to China's purchase of 10 SU-35 combat aircraft in 2017 and S-400 surface-to-air missile system-related equipment in 2018, the State D...


Russia’s secret plan to help Julian Assange escape from United Kingdom revealed

British authorities say they will arrest the WikiLeaks publisher if he ever leaves Ecuador's embassy in London. One tentative plan involved smuggling Mr. The ...


Elite Iranian soldiers killed in attack on military parade

The semi-official Fars news agency, which is close to the Guard, said two gunmen on a motorcycle wearing khaki uniforms carried out the attack. According to t...


British PM Theresa May demands respect from European Union in Brexit negotiations

The UK is due to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019 - but the two sides are trying to reach a deal by November so it can be ratified in time. Prime Min...


McConnell: Kavanaugh Will Be on Supreme Court in 'Very Near Future'

The confirmation fight has unfolded ahead of November 6 congressional elections in which Democrats are seeking to take control of Congress from Trump's fellow R...


Mitch McConnell Says Republicans Will 'Plow Right Through' Nominating Brett Kavanaugh

The accusation has jarred the 53-year-old conservative jurist's prospects for winning confirmation, which until Ford's emergence last week had seemed all but ...


Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight

O'Rourke's candidacy has drawn large crowds in Texas and a following among progressives nationally. The Nov. 6 congressional elections will determine whethe...


3D gun rights activist detained in Taiwan over underage sex claim

When his arrest warrant became public almost two weeks later, the Austin Police Department revealed that Wilson had skipped his return flight to the USA after t...


Australia emu video investigated for 'horrific cruelty'

The footage shows a man allegedly filming himself running down emus while laughing hysterically on an outback road. "This is f***ing great!" The footage cause...


One Year Out From Hurricane Maria, Full Recovery Still Elusive

Her coastal home, which now has solar panels, is still under construction. Nivia Rodriguez, a 60-year-old retiree whose uncle died a week after the storm, sai...


Kavanaugh accuser Ford 'willing to testify' if certain terms met

The Senate Judiciary Committee, which oversees Supreme Court nominations, is due to meet next Monday and has invited Ms Ford and Mr Kavanaugh to testify. Scared...


All 27 European Union leaders believe current Brexit trade plan "will not work"

Orban, who has been sharply criticized over Hungary's violations of European standards of rule of law and democracy, created some attention for himself when he ...


Putin demands Israel examine loss of Russian plane during Syria raid

The incident threatened to derail the close security ties between Russian Federation and Israel. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel is "constantly ...


USA official in Russian Federation probe suggested taping Trump, 25th amendment

Trump from office for being unfit. Unidentified others have been said to discuss it, including an unnamed senior administration official who wrote an Op-Ed...


Pope Temporarily Relieves Bishop Mulakkal of Pastoral Duties

The SP maintained that the decision to arrest the bishop would be taken after Friday's questioning. The Vatican relieved Franco Mulakkal of his pastoral dutie...


South Africa legalises mbanje use

The constitutional court received an appeal after a South African High Court ruled that weed for private use was legal. In the Face of the government, c...


United Kingdom and European Union 'at an impasse' in Brexit negotiations, says Theresa May

Sterling fell by as much as 1.5 per cent against the USA dollar on Friday, its biggest daily drop this year. The currency was trading down a sharp 1.5 per cent ...


Trump challenges Kavanaugh accuser over account of sex attack

The battle for confirmation comes just weeks before congressional elections on 6 November. Ford , a psychology professor at Palo Alto University in Californi...


New Delhi cancels Pakistan, India Foreign Ministers meeting

India, however, declared that the talks in NY would not be aimed at a broader scheme of dialogue. Khan wrote a letter to Modi in response to the Indian prem...


Warning as heavy winds set to hit Bury

Heavy rain fell throughout Thursday, with 56.4mm recorded in Sennybridge in Wales. Speed restrictions are in place on large parts of the rail network... Highw...


Trump Returns To Form By Lobbing Grenades At Kavanaugh Accuser Blasey Ford

Kavanaugh has agreed to go. Her lawyer, Debra Katz said that she would only testify if senators offered her " terms that are fair and which ensure her safety ...


Florence-weary Carolinas prepare for more flooding

State-owned utility Santee Cooper in SC is placing an inflatable dam around a coal ash pond near Conway, saying the extra 2.5 feet (76 centimeters) should be en...


Cook's ship Endeavour 'found' off the U.S. coast

After a spell delivering coal, the Admiralty bought it as a research vessel and in 1768 Cook took command. This year marks the 250th anniversary of Cook's dep...


Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang dies aged 61 - state radio

Quang became Vietnam's president following the 2016 Community Party Congress. Prior to serving as president, Quang had been the head of the Ministry of Public...


Owner of 3D-printed gun company accused of sex with minor

Wilson meant to post instructions online for using 3D printers to make plastic guns, but a lawsuit deterred his plans. A Texas gun rights activist whose quest...


USA imposes sanctions on China for buying Russian weapons

The senior official stressed that CAATSA is not going to be implemented across the board, but that the USA was choosing Russia's sale of "bigger ticket items"...


3 children, 2 adults stabbed at unlicensed day care

One of the victims is an infant. Victims at the home, in Flushing, Queens, were discovered around 3:30 a.m. local time. A man and a woman were also stabbed ...


Brexit: EU must compromise or no deal, says minister

The prime minister also opted to flat out reject the EU's updated proposals on how to deal with the thorny issue of the Irish border, which also didn't go down ...


May's Brexit plan goes pop after 'humiliation' by EU, British media says

It's clear that significant gaps remain between both sides. The Bank of England has warned that house prices would crash, businesses fret over chaos at the Chan...


Trump defends Supreme Court pick after sex assault allegation

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump showered sympathy on Kavanaugh. Grassley said Judge has not been asked to testify. The Iowa Republican senator plan...


Police responding to shooting in Syracuse, N.Y., multiple people injured

Tammy Jamison told the paper that about 50 people were gathered for the memorial, and the crowd fled for cover inside the home when the gunshots broke out. "Thi...


Mayor, grandma kills 12-foot gator: 'Don't mess with Nana'

A grandma in Texas is making headlines for the killing of an alligator that was years in the making. "Polk County is one of 12 core counties that you can on...


FG Suspends Nigeria Air Project Indefinitely

The former pilot and promoter of the idea, broke the news on his Twitter handle on Thursday saying: "I regret to announce that the Federal Executive Council has...


Brett Kavanaugh accuser offers to testify to Senate

The Senate Judiciary Committee has yet to see it. Katz told committee Republicans, per the Times, that the Monday hearing date they've demanded "is not possib...