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'Protestors' Who Confronted Flake Over Kavanaugh Vote May Have Ulterior Motives

The FBI will do its job in an apolitical way and report its findings, including any new derogatory information about Kavanaugh, to the White House, said Ronal...


Hurricane Rosa to bring flooding rains to southwest US

Hurricane Rosa was a Category 4 hurricane on Thursday but was downgraded to a Category 2 by Friday night, according to the National Hurricane Center . Remnants...


Kellyanne Conway says, ‘I’m a victim of sexual assault’

A final vote on his nomination has been delayed to allow time for the FBI to investigate those allegations. "That's who's responsible for sexual assault...the...


Germany needs more evidence to declare Gulen movement illegal - Merkel

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish president, was greeted with protests and controversy in Germany on Friday as a state visit that was supposed to fix relations ...


Macedonia or North Macedonia? Vote tests a nation's identity

This was stated by the Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov in front of the General Assembly of the United Nations , hours before the end of Sunday's referendum...


Conservative ministers' private data revealed by security flaw in party conference app

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party began gathering for its annual conference on Saturday with bitter divisions over her Brexit plans risi...


Third Russian Agent in Skripal Reconnaissance Mission Identified, Media Reports

Kommersant on Thursday interviewed several residents of Beryozovka, the small village where Chepiga's family used to live, and quoted them confirming that Chep...


Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh Testify Before Senate Committee

The long-in-coming full news conference took a personal turn when reporters asked the president about the many women who had accused him of sexual improprie...


USA court lets Congress members sue Trump over foreign payments

Constitution's emoluments provision banning the acceptance of gifts from foreign interests. The Foreign Emoluments Clause bars US officials from accepting...


Syria ready for refugees to return, foreign minister tells UN

Al-Moallem said Syria welcomes reconstruction aid from any country not involved in "aggression" towards Syria, but those offering conditional assistance were "n...


Search is on for skydiving instructor lost in tandem jump

A search is underway in Lebanon for a missing skydiver. The instructor likely detached about a mile from the ground, according to Main Department of Public ...


Magnitude 6.1 natural disaster jolts central Sulawesi in Indonesia:The Asahi Shimbun

Sutopo said communications with the area in central Sulawesi are down and the search and rescue effort is being hampered by darkness. Dramatic video footage...


Senate Judiciary Committee refers ‘false statements’ against Brett Kavanaugh to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Ramirez and she has agreed to cooperate with their investigation ". On Friday, the White House agreed to order the FBI to investigate Dr. Christine Blasey ...


Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh as Senate delays final vote

Ramirez alleges that Kavanaugh exposed his penis to her during a drunken party at a Yale University dormitory when they were undergraduates. In the last week,...


Trump 'fell in LOVE' with Kim Jong-un as they wrote letters

The minister instead highlighted three meetings between Kim and South Korean leader Moon Jae-in in the past five months and added: "If the party to this issue o...


WH Limits Scope Of FBI's Kavanaugh Probe, Including List Of Approved Interviews

Kavanaugh has also forcefully denied the allegations by Swetnick, calling them completely false and ridiculous. On Friday, the White House agreed to ask the F...


Typhoon bears down on Japan, areas hit by previous storm

Strong winds knocked down trees, blew off an outer wall from a building and left nine people injured in Okinawa. Trami also caused power outages in more than 30...


Kavanaughs second accuser Ramirez contacted by Federal Bureau of Investigation: lawyer

Ramirez's lawyer, John Clune, says agents want to interview her and she's agreed to cooperate. The Senate Judiciary Committee says the probe should be limited t...


Scorching weekend on tap for Orlando; latest on Tropical Storm Kirk

In the NHC's latest update, the storm was located at 13.5N 63.0W, about 225 km WSW of St. Lucia and around 255 km WSW of Martinique. The Dominican Prime Minis...


'We fell in love:' Trump swoons over letters from North Korea's Kim

North Korea's foreign minister said Saturday that his government would not denuclearize before it has sufficient trust in the United States. "Without any trus...


New Zealand - Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 73rd Session

Perhaps the most interest revelation is that Jacinda may (or may not) have auditioned for a role in Lord of the Rings . 'The official calligrapher who did th...


Boy attacked by shark while diving for lobsters in California

Encinitas Lifeguards were expected to provide further details at a news conference. Hammel was also lobster diving with a group, and they pulled the boy onto a ...


Erdogan considers United States actions a "stab in the back" of Turkey

Merkel too will be notably absent. On Saturday, Erdogan will travel to Cologne to open one of Europe's largest mosques, commissioned by the Ankara-controlled ...


Pakistan glorifies terrorists, it sheltered Osama Bin laden

The foreign minister said, "Today the world is at crossroads as protectionism, populism and isolationism are gaining currency". Diplomatic sources said Pakist...


Mark Judge's attorney: Yes, he'll answer Federal Bureau of Investigation questions

CNN's Shimon Prokupecz reports. Blumenthal argued that the letter did not substitute for sworn testimony, but Republicans voted to reject his measure, and the...


Over 380 killed in devastating Indonesia tsunami, quake

Indonesia's disaster agency said at least 48 people have been killed from the latest quake but that the figure could rise. Indonesia's disaster agency spok...


Pompeo warns Iran against 'attacks on USA facilities' after closing Iraq consulate

The consulate in Basra was placed on "ordered departure" Friday, with Pompeo stating, "Given the increasing and specific threats and incitement to attack our ...


Airline says 1 missing after plane crashes into lagoon in Micronesia

Seven people had been taken to hospital and the airline said that six passengers remained at the hospital Saturday, all of them in a stable condition. The US Na...


Stealthy F-35 fighter sees first combat action

The F-35 is a fifth generation fighter, these aircraft are used by the American army during the last two years. Officials did not say how many planes took par...


American Bar Association Seeks Delay in Kavanaugh Nomination

Flake later said he knew his Republican colleagues Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME - key swing votes on Kavanaugh - would feel more comfort...


Donald Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations

But the Capitol confrontation may have made an impact. The White House had resisted calls for another investigation, as Kavanaugh denied allegations of sexu...


Maldives result: People's affirmation to democracy, says CHRI

The police and military in the Maldives said on Wednesday they will uphold the result of an election in which opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih beat Pr...


'Many dead' as Tsunami hits Indonesia

Mr Nugroho said the runway of Palu's airport was not damaged and that essential aircraft could land there. On Saturday, authorities were still having diffic...


Sex assault survivor who confronted Jeff Flake speaks out

Another woman said Flake was allowing a person who "violated someone" to serve on the Supreme Court . "What are you doing, senator?" one of the women yelle...


New allegations against US Supreme Court nominee

Even President Donald Trump , who nominated Kavanaugh and fiercely defends him, said he was "open to changing my mind". According to NBC, the latest complain...


Anita Hill struck by Kavanaugh’s anger versus accuser’s calm

Hill gave Senate testimony in 1991 about her allegations of sexual harassment by then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas . President Donald Trump's Supr...


Another woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Lawyer Michael Avenatti , who also represents adult-film actress Stormy Daniels in her case against Trump, brought the accusation from his client Julie Sw...


F35 crash: Military plane smashes in SC

We remain focused on aggressively reducing F-35 cost and delivering best value. The 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing F-35B crashed about 11:45 a.m. into an uninhabite...


Donald Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into sexual assault charges against Brett Kavanaugh

Bob Corker, who like Flake isn't running for re-election, said he'll be voting to confirm Kavanaugh. Mr Flake, who had previously raised concerns about the al...


People are walking out nationwide to protest Kavanaugh’s nomination vote

The prospect of a new investigation puts Kavanaugh's nomination in jeopardy. Returning from the hidden arm-twisting effort, Flake told the committee that he w...


Tsunami sweeps away homes on Indonesian island of Sulawesi

Geological Survey. He added that communications to the area had been disrupted, hampering efforts to find out more information on what had happened. Search an...


Trump holds news conference on eve of Kavanaugh-Ford hearing

Trump says the numerous accusations of sexual assault that have been made against him over the years affect the way he views allegations against other men, in...


Seven arrested as Dutch police 'foil large-scale terror attack'

Police say the men were trying to source AK47s, hand grenades and bomb materials to carry out their attack. The group allegedly wanted to attack a large event...


Kavanaugh admits he didn’t even watch Blasey Ford’s testimony

In their opening statements, both Thomas and Kavanaugh were indignant, defiant and angry that they had been accused of such conduct. The following is an edited ...


Tsunami hits Indonesia's Palu after strong quake

Amateur footage shows huge wave crashing into an Indonesian city of Palu. The waters appear to completely overwhelm restaurants on the beach and damage a loca...


How Will a One-Week Delay Affect the Supreme Court Confirmation Timeline?

He has written extensively about his drunken high school escapades at Georgetown Preparatory School, where he was good friends with Kavanaugh . But his ori...


Germany's Catholic Church apologises to thousands of sexual abuse victims

In a letter dated September 14 and translated by the Post, German Bishop Franz-Josef Overbeck of Essen expressed concern to his own diocese that the abuses ...


Trudeau bites back after Trump takes shots at Canada over NAFTA

Trudeau spokeswoman Eleanore Catenaro said in response: 'No meeting was requested. "Frankly, we're thinking about just taxing cars coming in from Canada", Tru...


'Mr. Kurd,' war with North Korea and other highlights from Trump's presser

Trump and Republican leaders are accusing Democrats of a smear campaign by using accusations by two women of sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh in the 1980s to tr...


Danish police block transport links in hunt for 'three' in black auto

Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet however reports there has been a kidnapping, with police hunting a Swedish Volvo. A traffic jam is seen after police closed ...