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Narwaz Sharif freed as Pakistan court suspends corruption sentence

Narwaz Sharif freed as Pakistan court suspends corruption sentence

Prosecutors in the case, the National Accountability Bureau , said they would appeal Wednesday's ruling and take the case against Sharif to the country's Supreme Court. Khan is making his first offic...

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Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court pick seeks Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court pick seeks Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

She said her male colleagues - and all men in general - need to "shut up" about the Kavanaugh controversy. "This incident did happen", the letter said. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , say...

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Brett Kavanaugh willing to 'refute' sexual assault allegation before Senate panel

Brett Kavanaugh willing to 'refute' sexual assault allegation before Senate panel

Senate Judiciary Committee which oversees judicial nominations, praised how the committee's chairman, U.S. Sen. Critics have accused the GOP of fast-tracking the process to get Kavanaugh on the court...

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Poland offers $2bn to host USA military base

Poland offers $2bn to host USA military base

Poland's First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda is also visiting the White House. "I am convinced that such a decision lies both in the Polish interest as well as in the interest of the United States". In h...

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Trump threatens 'retaliation' if China targets USA farmers

Trump threatens 'retaliation' if China targets USA farmers

In a second statement Tuesday morning, China announced it will retaliate with tariffs ranging from 5 to 10 percent on approximately $60 billion worth of USA imports. "This is lower than any other pr...

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Graham: Mueller is going to be allowed to finish investigation

Graham: Mueller is going to be allowed to finish investigation

The prosecutors dropped five other charges encompassing money laundering and violations of a lobbying disclosure law. That case alleged that Manafort directed a large-scale USA lobbying operation ...

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Trump says no Federal Bureau of Investigation probe needed on Supreme Court pick

Trump says no Federal Bureau of Investigation probe needed on Supreme Court pick

Kavanaugh has flatly denied the allegation , saying he did not do this "at any time". He has questioned why women wait so long to come forward if they are telling the truth. Democrats who do not ...

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Who is responsible for shooting down the Russian plane over Syria?

Who is responsible for shooting down the Russian plane over Syria?

The ministry threatened to retaliate over what it called a hostile act. A second official confirmed that Israel was responsible for the missile strikes on the Syrian regime. COSTLY ALLIANCE T...

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Victory for dagga users as ConCourt grants permission for private use

Victory for dagga users as ConCourt grants permission for private use

The court accepted medical studies that showed alcohol caused more harm than dagga and that there was little data to show that criminalising dagga reduced harmful use. Zondo said the Constitutiona...

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White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. He had been on a smooth confirmation track to be Supreme Court Judge, but the new allegations have disrupted the process. "I'd like to see a complete proces...

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Trump to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods

Trump to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods

The Trump administration will announce as early as Monday that it's imposing a 10 percent tariff on $ 200 billion of Chinese goods, which Beijing has already said it will retaliate against, a...

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Trump taunts US media over Obama error

Trump taunts US media over Obama error

John Kasich is term-limited. Obama drew a contrast between Cordray's polite - some say boring - style and the president's. Sherrod Brown, who faces a challenge from Republican Jim Renacci (reh-NAY'-...

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Woman willing to testify over Trump's nominee

Woman willing to testify over Trump's nominee

The anonymous woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has come forward . The Washington Post reported her account as follows: "While his friend watched, she ...

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Democrats lead Republicans by 2 points on generic House ballot

Democrats lead Republicans by 2 points on generic House ballot

The House Republican lawmakers revealed on Monday, Sept. 10, their plan to make the 2017 tax cuts for individuals more permanent with the intent to sway the voters for the upcoming elections in Novemb...

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Trump claims 3,000 ‘did not die’ in Puerto Rico, blames Democrats

Trump claims 3,000 ‘did not die’ in Puerto Rico, blames Democrats

As time went by it did not go up by much. Instead, he argued, without providing evidence, that the death toll was a Democratic claim to make him look bad. " Puerto Rico went through a tragedy". ...

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Kavanaugh's #MeToo accuser has come forward

Kavanaugh's #MeToo accuser has come forward

Supreme Court . Kavanaugh emphatically denied the allegations , which were reported last week after Sen. "The Committee has received letter after letter from those who've known judge Kavanaugh pers...

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Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin

Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin

From an Irish perspective, his time would outstrip the best efforts of any Irish runner over the half-marathon. For the women's race, Kenyan Gladys Cherono won in 2:18:11, followed by Ethiopians R...

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Teen killed by falling chimney during MA gas explosions

Teen killed by falling chimney during MA gas explosions

We are grateful for the community's patience, as well as the tremendous support we have received from our first responder and law enforcement partners. Bruce Razin, who was among the evacuees and saw ...

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5 dead in Bakersfield, California shooting rampage

5 dead in Bakersfield, California shooting rampage

They learned that the third victim who had run away was shot and killed just around the corner from the trucking company and near the refrigeration business. Three people were killed there and the sho...

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Trump signs order for sanctions against foreigners who meddle in polls

Trump signs order for sanctions against foreigners who meddle in polls

Administration officials said the executive order sets up a framework for assessing interference, reporting it to the president and punishing it with sanctions. I think Department of Energy has made a...

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South Africa close to a 'war zone’ with surge in murder rate

South Africa close to a 'war zone’ with surge in murder rate

There were 346 burglaries at residential premises which is also up on the previous year. South African police say a man with a knife fatally stabbed two people and wounded several others at a mosq...

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Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’

Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’

Mr Putin said Moscow had identified the suspects and found that they were civilians. Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a session of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivo...

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Democrats Ramp Up Attacks on Kavanaugh's Honesty After Hearings

Democrats Ramp Up Attacks on Kavanaugh's Honesty After Hearings

Bennet, a Democrat and Colorado's senior senator, released a statement via Twitter on Tuesday morning saying the nominee will threaten women's right to abortions and make decisions that would end...

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Bolton Says International Court 'Dead to Us'

Bolton Says International Court 'Dead to Us'

It has yet to release its own much-vaunted but largely unknown peace plan although it said it still intends to do so. Although the United States does not recognize Palestinian statehood, the PLO has...

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Student booted out of Trump rally over 'raised eyebrows' goes viral

Student booted out of Trump rally over 'raised eyebrows' goes viral

In fact, he said he clapped when Trump "railed against" the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and when the president said the 2016 Democratic primary was stolen from Bernie Sanders. "It's st...

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Tory MPs blast Boris Johnson - best of the blue on blue attacks

Tory MPs blast Boris Johnson - best of the blue on blue attacks

Its existence infuriated allies of the former Foreign Secretary, who accused Conservative headquarters of dirty tricks created to undermine his criticism of her Chequers plans for Brexit . In his m...

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BMW seized from home of couple who raised money for homeless man

BMW seized from home of couple who raised money for homeless man

Last month, homeless veteran Johnny Bobbitt Jr. told The Philadelphia Inquirer that McClure, who works for the New Jersey Department of Transportation, and D'Amico, a carpenter, spent the money mean...

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Britain to brief United Nations council on charges against Russian spies

Britain to brief United Nations council on charges against Russian spies

Det Sgt Nick Bailey fell ill responding to the incident in Salisbury . Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu of London's Metropolitan Police, Britain's top counter-terrorism officer, said the tw...

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4 dead after active shooter opens fire at bank in downtown Cincinnati

4 dead after active shooter opens fire at bank in downtown Cincinnati

Neighbours who lived in a Cincinnati-area apartment building that Santa Perez moved into this year gave conflicting descriptions of him. One unnamed construction worker told WLWT television that...

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Wildfire that closed key California highway doubles in size

Wildfire that closed key California highway doubles in size

About 300 people have evacuated from the area. The unrelenting flames have drained California's firefighting budget and prompted victims to file more than 10,000 claims totaling almost $1 billion ...

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