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GOP senator: Secret FBI report shows no Kavanaugh misconduct

GOP senator: Secret FBI report shows no Kavanaugh misconduct

The Senate Judiciary Committee has received the reports and will start reading the reports Thursday morning. Just a single copy of the report was produced, which was not made public. Should Republ...

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Leader of Northern Ireland's DUP says: Our red line is blood red

Leader of Northern Ireland's DUP says: Our red line is blood red

Second, the task of the EU's negotiators is to defend the interests of the European Union as a whole, and of all the 27 member states. The Soviet Union was about prisons and gulags, borders and walls,...

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United Kingdom says Russian Federation was behind 4 major cyber-attacks on Western democracies

United Kingdom says Russian Federation was behind 4 major cyber-attacks on Western democracies

Britain and Australia on Thursday blamed Russia's military intelligence service for some of the biggest cyber attacks of recent years - including one on the Democratic National Committee during th...

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GOP Senator: Send Criminal Referral Regarding Kavanaugh Accuser Swetnick

GOP Senator: Send Criminal Referral Regarding Kavanaugh Accuser Swetnick

Attempts to reach people who could corroborate her story were unsuccessful. A committee press release touting the letter , titled "Judiciary Committee Receives Statement Regarding Swetnick Allegati...

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Senators Spar Over FBI Probe of Kavanaugh, Trump Mocks His Accuser

Senators Spar Over FBI Probe of Kavanaugh, Trump Mocks His Accuser

A number of Kavanaugh's classmates have publicly said he misrepresented or lied about his drinking habits when he was in school, while he testified under oath in front of the Senate. "What neighborh...

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United Nations’ Court Orders The Trump Administration to Lift Iranian Sanctions

United Nations’ Court Orders The Trump Administration to Lift Iranian Sanctions

The ruling earlier in the day by the Hague-based court had stated USA assurances that the sanctions would not negatively impact humanitarian aid and aviation safety "were not adequate". Iran alleges t...

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Melania Trump walks through Ghana's 'Door of No Return'

Melania Trump walks through Ghana's 'Door of No Return'

The dungeons, what happened so many years ago. The setting was Cape Coast Castle , a 17th century structure overlooking the Atlantic on the coast of the West African nation of Ghana. So Melania, st...

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Trump says it’s ‘a very scary time for young men in America’

Trump says it’s ‘a very scary time for young men in America’

At a campaign rally in MS on Tuesday, President Donald Trump repeatedly ridiculed Christine Blasey Ford , who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when t...

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Navy ship built at Bath Iron Works almost struck by Chinese warship

Navy ship built at Bath Iron Works almost struck by Chinese warship

Tensions have flared yet again in the South China Sea where a Chinese destroyer almost collided with an American warship while attempting to force the U.S. It added: "China's military is resolutely ...

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Parcels sent to Pentagon test positive for ricin

Parcels sent to Pentagon test positive for ricin

The FBI issued a statement saying it has taken possession of two suspicious envelopes screened at the Pentagon mail facility and they are undergoing more testing. Neither envelope entered the Penta...

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USA ends diplomatic visas for United Nations same-sex partners

USA ends diplomatic visas for United Nations same-sex partners

Those affected have until the end of the year to get married or their partners risk having to leave the country within 30 days. According to a notice posted on the State Department website, the US...

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McConnell Triples Down: We're Voting This Week on Judge Kavanaugh

McConnell Triples Down: We're Voting This Week on Judge Kavanaugh

The classmate, Kerry Berchem, prepared a memo about the text messages and attempted to submit them to the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 27 following Kavanaugh's testimony and that of Christ...

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UB40 swears it has 'nothing to do' with Kavanaugh's alleged bar fight

Dudley, who played basketball for Yale and then went on to play in the NBA, is cited as having smashed a beer glass over Cozzolino's head. Chris Dudley, Kavanaugh's friend and classmate at Yale, was...

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Judge green lights congressional Democrats' emoluments lawsuit against Trump

Judge green lights congressional Democrats' emoluments lawsuit against Trump

In a conference call with reporters Friday evening, Blumenthal called the decision "a major breakthrough" and "a milestone triumph for the rule of law". hotel, which has hosted leaders from Kuwait, Ma...

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Supreme Court Justice Kagan won't discuss Kavanaugh

Supreme Court Justice Kagan won't discuss Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh denied her allegation, as well as accusations made by two other women, and accused Democrats of making him the victim of a political "hit". The decision drew criticism from Democrats, accusi...

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California Shark Attack: Boy, 13, Bitten While Lobster Diving With Church Group

California Shark Attack: Boy, 13, Bitten While Lobster Diving With Church Group

The group of friends - some of whom had medical training - tried to keep the boy calm and put pressure on his wounds as blood filled their kayak. A teen diver was bitten by a shark Saturday morning ...

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Lindsey Graham drops ferocious warning to Dems on their future SCOTUS nominees

Lindsey Graham drops ferocious warning to Dems on their future SCOTUS nominees

God, I hope you never get it!" a sneering Graham shouted at Democrats, his face growing red. "She's as much of a victim as you are", he said , turning back to Kavanaugh . Several women in the au...

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U.S. pulls diplomats from Iraqi city, citing threats from Iran

U.S. pulls diplomats from Iraqi city, citing threats from Iran

Earlier this month , three mortar rounds also hit the fortified Green Zone area in Baghdad, home to the USA embassy, without causing injuries and with the perpetrators unclear. "We are working closely...

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Senator Flake's journey to defying Trump on U.S. Supreme Court nominee

Senator Flake's journey to defying Trump on U.S. Supreme Court nominee

Dolphin attended one high school event together and shared a brief kiss good night following that event", a statement from Kavanaugh's lawyers says. If anyone can understand what Christine Blasey Fo...

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Remnants Of TS Kirk To Begin Affecting Jamaica Sunday

Remnants Of TS Kirk To Begin Affecting Jamaica Sunday

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward of up to 140 miles primarily to the east of Kirk's center, NHC adds. Kirk had maximum sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and was located about 270 miles (43...

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Full Facts, No Spin — FBI’s Kavanaugh Investigation

Full Facts, No Spin — FBI’s Kavanaugh Investigation

Ramirez's allegations, outlined in a report by The New Yorker last Sunday, come on top of the allegations brought against Kavanaugh by Christine Blasey Ford , who in dramatic testimony before the...

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North Korea says denuclearization hinges on USA reducing sanctions

North Korea says denuclearization hinges on USA reducing sanctions

The North insists it needs reciprocal concessions from the United States, including the lifting of crippling economic sanctions and an official declaration that the 1950-53 Korean War has ended. "Now ...

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Trump claims he rejected Trudeau meeting at United Nations

Trump claims he rejected Trudeau meeting at United Nations

Lopez Obrador, widely known as "AMLO", has been actively involved in the negotiations to update the trade agreement . The 1994 pact underpins $1.2 trillion in annual trade and its demise would be eno...

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Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia

Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia

At 10:10am local time the plane crashed short of the runway into the lagoon in heavy rain and reduced visability the airline said in a statement. Fortunately, it did not end in fatalities as all 47 ...

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How to Watch the Kavanaugh Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing Today

How to Watch the Kavanaugh Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing Today

Michael Avenatti, the attorney for Brett Kavanaugh's latest accuser, says Republican leaders "don't want the truth known" about the Supreme Court nominee's alleged sexual misconduct . bar)". ...

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Palu airport closed following multiple earthquakes in Central Sulawesi

Palu airport closed following multiple earthquakes in Central Sulawesi

Indonesia's seismological agency BMKG put the magnitude at 7.4. Patients are evacuated from a hospital following a strong natural disaster in Poso, central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Other pictures showed...

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New accuser says she witnessed sexual abuse by Kavanaugh

New accuser says she witnessed sexual abuse by Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump did not address Swetnick's allegations, but he did knock her lawyer, Avenatti, in a tweet Wednesday afternoon. Ford said she was able to escape when Judge jumped on top ...

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Kavanaugh nomination moves forward as Flake calls for FBI investigation

Kavanaugh nomination moves forward as Flake calls for FBI investigation

But that advance came with an asterisk. Kavanaugh testified Thursday to the Senate Judiciary Committee over an allegation of sexual assault when he was in high school. Flake, a key moderate Republic...

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Kavanaugh says he won't let 'false accusations' push him out

Kavanaugh says he won't let 'false accusations' push him out

Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, considered a key vote on the Kavanaugh nomination, has said she would like to see Ramirez speak under oath to the committee but has not specified when she would like t...

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Australian TV chief quits after demanding journalist be sacked for upsetting PM

Australian TV chief quits after demanding journalist be sacked for upsetting PM

When Prime Minister Scott Morrison was treasurer in May, he dedicated $1.12 billion to the ABC for the 2018/19 financial year. Staff in Sydney called for Mr Milne to stand down from his chairma...

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